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Ex-Ballard, Knicks star Houston to honor 'Little Brothers'

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Former Ballard High School basketball star and NBA New York Knicks assistant general manager Allan Houston will honor a second class of boys graduating from his mentoring program.
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A Hospitalized Alabama High School Student Attended Her Graduation With the Help of a Robot

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Being laid up in the hospital didn't stop an Alabama high school student from graduating this week. She just needed a little help - from a robot.
Cynthia Pettway, a senior at LeFlore High School in Mobile, Alabama, missed her high school graduation ceremony Monday in person, but she was able to attend virtually with the help of a robot and a video-linked tablet, NBC-affiliate station WTHR 13 reports.
The inventive workaround, which came about thanks to the school district and USA Children's and Women's Hospital, saw Pettway's robotic surrogate roll down the stage in a cap and gown and...
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Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments. Read more ...

Private jet crashes in Honduran capital, all aboard survive

Private jet crashes in Honduran capital, all aboard survive

The FlightAware website said the flight had originated in Texas on Tuesday. Read more ...

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

A 30-year-old man's parents are taking legal action against him after he refused to move out of their house, according to legal documents Read more ...

Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles in 1st AB

NEW YORK - An hour after joining the New York Mets, Jose Bautista swung into action. Read more ...

'Lava bombs' damaging windows, property; Kilauea erupts again

'Lava bombs' damaging windows, property; Kilauea erupts again

Eruption happened Tuesday, Hawaii County's civil defense agency said. Read more ...

A scoundrel is born in Star Wars spinoff 'Solo'

A scoundrel is born in Star Wars spinoff 'Solo'

"Solo: A Star Wars Story" introduces Han Solo on his home planet, where he dreams of becoming a pilot and owning a ship. Read more ...

Lawyer in video rant over Spanish speakers apologizes

Lawyer in video rant over Spanish speakers apologizes

In the rant caught on video, the lawyer threatened to call Immigration and Customs Enforcement to have the workers "kicked out of my country." Read more ...

Police are responding to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida

Police are responding to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida

Authorities responded Tuesday to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida. It's unclear whether anyone is injured. Authorities were responding Tuesday to reports of... Read more ...

White House lawn under construction after sinkhole appears

White House lawn under construction after sinkhole appears

Eyewitnesses first saw the sinkhole on the grassy North Lawn on Saturday, following a week of nearly constant rain in Washington. Read more ...

NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

David Tepper is the official owner of the Carolina Panthers. Read more ...