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Wildfire leads to more evacuations in Montana

A month-old wildfire flared up in Montana, forcing the evacuation of hundreds more homes and devouring another large chunk of forest as the drought-stricken state struggles with one of its worst wildfire seasons in years.

Lawsuit: Sterilization for sentencing breaks…

A federal lawsuit claims a Tennessee sheriff and judge violated the constitutional rights of inmates by reducing their jail time if they underwent free birth control procedures

5 missing after Army helicopter crashes in ocean…

A multi-agency team scoured the ocean off Hawaii for five soldiers aboard an Army helicopter that went down during a nighttime training exercise

Texas preps for open carry of long knives, swords

Bipartisan bill eliminates the size limits for knives that can be carried in public

State Department releases statement on Barcelona…

Rich Edson reports on warnings issued to Americans traveling in Europe

Las Ramblas: A top Barcelona site for tourists to…

The tree-lined Las Ramblas in Barcelona where a van plowed through pedestrians is a historic 1.2 kilometer pedestrian mall and walkway cherished by tourists and Spaniards alike

2 NY lawmakers: Strip Robert E. Lee's name from West Point

The growing national effort to remove monuments or honors to Robert E. Lee and other leading figures of the Confederacy has reached the U.S. Military Academy

How the crazy $10-a-month MoviePass deal works

MoviePass lets you watch one movie per day at the theater for $10 a month. But what's the catch?

Missing tortoise found

A giant female tortoise was found two weeks after she escaped from her zoo in western Japan.

The New York Times - Trump Dumps Another…

From The New York Times: When President Trump refused to unequivocally denounce white supremacists on Tuesday, he stepped away from what U.S. presidents have seen as crucial to their job: setting a moral course for the nation.By: By MARK LANDLER and AINARA TIEFENTHÄLER. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2v31HAb

Flashback: Trump Says He'd 'Negotiate Like Crazy…

In a 1999 interview on Meet the Press, Donald Trump described how he would handle North Korea if he was elected president.

Scientists Just Named A New Fly After One Of…

One of Britain’s national treasures just got the honor of getting a fly named after him. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

In letter to staff, DeVos condemns…

After being criticized over a muted response, in a letter to staff, DeVos condemns Charlottesville violence

The Latest: School board hopes ouster ends…

The president of the Buffalo school board says she hopes the ouster of a board member who was widely protested will bring an end to distractions that have gotten in the way of board business

US stock market indexes sink as technology…

US stock market indexes sink as technology companies fall.

A grim subway reality: Corpses sometimes kept in…

Transit workers are complaining about the longstanding police practice of using employee break rooms and bathrooms to temporarily store the bodies of people struck and killed by subway trains.

Chinese And Indian Troops' Latest Border Clash…

Each country has a different idea of where the border is, so Chinese troops often cross into "India's side" and vice versa.

Tech companies banishing extremists after…

Major tech companies are taking a stand against white supremacists in the wake of the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia

The Latest: Group denounces call to remove…

A Civil War history group has denounced North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper's call to take down Confederate monuments in the state

Confederate memorials being removed at Wisconsin…

Mayor in traditionally liberal Madison, Wisconsin, says monuments to Confederate soldiers are being removed because the Civil War was 'a defense of the deplorable practice of slavery'

Columbus officer who shot 13-year-old boy feared…

Records show the white Columbus police officer who fatally shot a black 13-year-old boy after a suspected robbery last year feared a gunfight with the teen

ISIS social media accounts celebrate Barcelona…

This is not considered a claim of responsibility, Catherine Herridge reports