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2 deputies killed in line of duty in Florida were 'best of the best,' sheriff says

2 deputies killed in line of duty in Florida were 'best of the best,' sheriff says

iStock/Thinkstock(TRENTON, Fla.) -- Two Florida deputies were killed in the line of duty today, according to law enforcement officials.

Two Gilchrist County Sheriffs deputies were shot and killed at about 3 p.m. while they were at the Ace China restaurant in downtown Trenton -- located about 50 miles west of Gainesville -- Sheriff Bobby Schultz said in a statement.

The suspect walked up to the r...

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Tiffany Haddish explains why she wore her Alexander McQueen gown three times in eight months

Tiffany Haddish explains why she wore her Alexander McQueen gown three times in eight months

ABC/Eric McCandless(LOS ANGELES) -- Tiffany Haddish knows how to make the best of a sticky sartorial situation.

The comediantold W magazinethat last summer, she agreed to buy some designer clothing to help her career, but she didnt realize exactly how expensive her new wardrobe would be.

When a stylist brought her several options for the Girls Trip premiere in July, the only dress that...

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What you need to know about Cuba's new president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, as Raul Castro steps down

What you need to know about Cuba's new president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, as Raul Castro steps down

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(HAVANA) -- Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez is the first person outside of the Castro family to rule over Cuba in almost 60 years.

Raul Castro, who succeeded his brother Fidel in 2006, stepped down as president Thursday and gave power to his successor, First Vice President Diaz-Canel.

The Cuban government voted Wednesday to approve Diaz-Canels nomination as the candidat...

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Kids with special needs learn to ride bikes

Kids with special needs learn to ride bikes

WCVB(BOSTON) -- Riding a bike for most kids is a rite of passage, but for kids with special needs attending the bike camp at Emerson Hospital, its like a dream come true.

For 8-year-old Chloe, who has a form of cerebral palsy, it can be a bit overwhelming, she told ABC Boston affiliate WCVB.

Scared because not used to ride without training wheels, you might fall ..." she said.

For Chloes mom, J...

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Gender equality in the sciences is improving, but more work is needed

Gender equality in the sciences is improving, but more work is needed

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Female representation in the sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) has improved somewhat, but a new study looked at the authors of millions of articles and found there is still more work to be done in promoting women in academia.

"Of the gender-biased disciplines, almost all are moving towards parity, though some are predicted to take decades or ...

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Appeals court rules against Trump administration sanctuary city policy

Appeals court rules against Trump administration sanctuary city policy

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- A federal appeals court upheld a nationwide injunction that blocked the Trump administration from linking a federal grant program to cooperation with immigration enforcement Thursday.

The program, known as the Byrne JAG grant, is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to state and local governments, according to the court. Attorney Gene...

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