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The opening day of Comic-Con is drawing thousands of comic book fans and stars from around the world. As Bigad Shaban explains, the Comic-Con convention has grown beyond comic books into a showcase for all of superhero pop culture.
Herbert Hoover was president when New York man started recording the weather in 1930
Tom Greer told police he walked in on a man and woman going through his things at his Long Beach, Calif., home; he said the couple tackled him and that's when he shot the female intruder in the back
Man known as John Doe intentionally placed objects in his body, prompting surgery and giving him the meds to feed his addiction
Objects from the collections of the Smithsonian Institution provide gateways into the larger narrative of our nation
Amid immigration debate, photographer John Moore looks at the Rio Grande valley town of Falfurrias, Texas
Fierce storm topples dozens of trees and flips recreational vehicles at Virginia campground
Haris Suleman, 17, was killed when he crashed during around-the-world flight; crews still searching for the body of his father
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., said horror stories recounted at the hearing point to a lack of oversight and accountability for passenger safety in the cruise industry
A video has surfaced of another NYPD officer using an apparent chokehold on a suspect during an arrest