Planning a beach vacation this summer? Here are the 10 best in the US, an expert says

Siesta Beach on Florida’s Gulf Coast was selected this year as the best beach in America by Dr. Beach. Others on the list are: Kapalua Bay Beach in Maui, Hawaii; Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach on the Outer Banks of North Carolina; Grayton Beach State Park on the Florida Panhandle; Coopers Beach in Southampton, New York; Coast Guard Beach on Cape Cod in Massachusetts; Caladesi Island State Park in Dunedin/Clearwater, Florida; Hapuna Beach State Park, Big Island, Hawaii; Coronado Beach in San Diego, California; and Beachwalker Park on Kiawah Island, South Carolina.

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Little girl thinks student 'going prom' is a princess

In Raleigh, N.C., a little girl couldn't stop staring at who she thought was a real-life princess. Kwani Taylor was posing for a picture before going to prom when the little girl spotted her. Since being posted April 30, the video of the interaction between the two has reportedly gotten millions of views as of May 12. The question is, was she "going prom" or "going to the prom"?
Alexa Ard / McClatchy Tee Taylor, Facebook
Little girl thinks student 'going prom' is a princess 0:30

Little girl thinks student 'going prom' is a princess

Senior dance at the Collinsville Township Senior Citizens' Center 1:09

Senior dance at the Collinsville Township Senior Citizens' Center

West Junior High School science teacher is retiring after 30 years 1:45

West Junior High School science teacher is retiring after 30 years

Edwardsville senior Jack Grimm on win over Belleville West 1:46

Edwardsville senior Jack Grimm on win over Belleville West