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Omar Bin Laden Claims Father's Death Criminal

The adult sons of Osama Bin Laden are calling their father's assassination criminal. The Al Qaeda leader's fourth son, Omar Bin Laden, released a statement to the New York Times denouncing the killing.

China, Mexico, Syria, Israel

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – China, at least 22-people are feared dead after a deadly landslide in Southwest China. Rescue teams have confirmed a dozen dead so far.

Emergency Notification Just A Text Away

A warning about national security or severe weather is just a cell phone message away. A national emergency notification system was unveiled on May 10th in New York..

On This Day In History

1503 - Christopher Columbus discovered the Cayman Islands. 1773 - The English Parliament passed the Tea Act, which taxed all tea in the U.S. colonies.

High Hopes For This Year's Cannes Film Festival

Organizers hope this year's Cannes Film Festival in France, will outshine last year's lackluster event.

Royal Couple Off To Their Royal Honeymoon

More than a week after the royal wedding, it's time for the royal honeymoon! Prince William and Kate left England May 9th.

First Wave of Troops Return Home

Some of the first troops have returned from overseas since the death of Osama Bin Laden.

Pakistan, Russia, Italy, United States

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Pakistan, the Prime Minister says he's happy Americans killed Osama Bin Laden but he is angry that the raid happened without his country even knowing.

On This Day In History

1429 - Joan of Arc defeated the besieging English at Orleans. 1926 - Americans Richard Byrd and Floyd Bennett became the first men to fly an airplane over the North Pole.

Newt Gingrich Seeking Republican Nomination For President

Newt Gingrich will announce May 11th that he's seeking the Republican nomination for president.