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Man who claims serial killings to plead guilty in 2 deaths

A man who says he has killed at least 90 women is expected to plead guilty to two Ohio slayings

Light rail train derailment injures dozens in…

Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train derailment in Northern California

'Peace park' removes United Nations flag after…

A 'peace park' in a Boston suburb has been forced to take down a United Nations flag after residents objected

Maryland police: Man molested girl while wife gave birth

Authorities in Maryland have accused a man of molesting a 12-year-old girl while his wife was in labor

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Tokyo 2020: Is Tokyo accessible enough?

Tokyo is set to host the next Paralympic Games in 2020 - but how accessible is the Japanese capital?

Global worry over Amazon fires escalates…

Amid global concern about raging Amazon fires, Brazil on Thursday said it was the target of a smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bolsonaro is not doing enough to curb widespread deforestation

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Democrats take a look at a practical health care approach; AP: US government issues final Utah monument plan; US officials confirm rare Israeli airstrike in Iraq

New High School Has Features to Foil Shooters

A high school in western Michigan has been redesigned to make it harder to kill the students inside. The $48 million project, which includes the building of new sections at Fruitport High School and the renovation of old ones, adds features including curved hallways that would reduce sight lines for...

Google Proposes New Open Data Protection Standards

Google wants to make it harder for online marketers and advertisers to track a user across the web without hurting publishers' bottom line.

Sanders touts $16 trillion climate plan in…

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a $16.3 trillion climate plan before touring a Northern California town ravaged by wildfire

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Canadian Caught With CBD Oil Faces Lifetime Ban…

A young Canadian woman thought that since marijuana is legal throughout Canada and in Washington state, it would be OK to bring the non-psychoactive CBD oil she uses for medical purposes from one to the other. She was very wrong. The woman, who uses the cannabis-derived product to treat the...

Missing Chef Found Dead in NYC Hostel

When Andrea Zamperoni unexpectedly missed a day at work for the first time in a decade, his colleagues at New York City's renowned Cipriani Dolci restaurant knew something must be wrong. The head chef at the Grand Central Terminal restaurant was reported missing after he failed to show up for...

7 sent to hospital after smoke fills cabin of…

Seven people were taken to the hospital after smoke filled the cabin of a Hawaiian Airlines flight from California to Hawaii on Thursday

Man faces life for murder after initial…

A man whose confessions to the 1998 murder of a Montana video store clerk were initially met with skepticism from authorities is now facing life in prison

Bionic seagull takes flight in Beijing

A robot bird is one of the innovations on show at the World Robot Conference in Beijing.

Democrats take a look at a practical health care…

Democratic voters look at pragmatic approaches on health care amid weakening support for 'Medicare for All'

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Descendants of America's first Africans will mark…

A family that traces its bloodline to America's first enslaved Africans will gather at its cemetery to reflect on their arrival 400 years ago

The Latest: Serial killer who preyed on gay men…

A serial killer who preyed on older gay men during a rampage 25 years ago around the U.S. East Coast has been put to death

CDC Warns Of New Salmonella Strain Resistant To…

The CDC says infections were linked to Mexican-style soft cheese obtained in Mexico and beef obtained in the U.S.