Trump drug czar nominee to visit Connecticut…

President Donald Trump's nominee for drug czar is scheduled to visit Connecticut to talk with state and local officials about drug addiction, in response to more than 100 overdoses from synthetic marijuana in New Haven last week

'Nightmare' absent on 1st morning of Lincoln…

The predicted commuter nightmare hasn't materialized for motorists using the Lincoln Tunnel to get into New York

Obama's Summer Reading List

Book lover Barack Obama is out with a summer reading list. The five making the cut in his new Facebook post : Educated , Tara Westover: "A remarkable memoir of a young woman raised in a survivalist family in Idaho who strives for education while still showing great understanding and love for...

Several policemen in Chechnya injured in raids by militants

The regional leader of Chechnya says several police officers have been wounded in attacks by Islamist militants

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Man accused of wanting to eat child sentenced to probation

A man who South Carolina authorities say wanted to enslave and eat a child has been sentenced to probation

Would you eat this?

A restaurant in Taiwan is serving puppy ice cream and some are concerned about how real it looks.

Belarusian Escort Says She Made a Deal With an…

A model and escort from Belarus who caused a sensation by claiming to have information linking Russian interference to the election of President Donald Trump said Monday that she no longer has the evidence and will not talk about it.

A Top Harvard Doctor Says Losing Weight is Hard…

A top Harvard doctor says it’s harder than ever to lose weight right now, but there are five tricks to help keep it off. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.

Third day of deliberations set for Manafort fraud…

Jury deliberations expected to resume in financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort

Police: Driver tries to rape woman who mistook car for cab

New York City police say a woman fought off a man who tried to rape her at gunpoint after she got into his car thinking it was a livery cab

Greece exits bailout, still faces daunting…

Greece has successfully exited its final, three-year bailout programme, agreed in August 2015 to help it cope with the continued fallout from a debt crisis. But, as David Pollard reports, the struggling euro zone country still faces many risks.

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A dog's life: fitness trackers help put fat pets…

Fitness trackers for pets are becoming more complex and enjoying sales as part of a boom in goods for pets.

Priest accused of stealing $200,000-plus from church resigns

A South Florida priest has resigned after being accused of stealing more than $200,000 from the church

Pope Francis Issues A Letter Condemning Sexual…

Pope Francis issued the letter to all Catholics on Monday.

Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't…

Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option

Sentence for Doctor Guilty of Raping Patient…

A former doctor in Houston found guilty of raping a sedated patient receiving treatment for a severe asthma attack doesn't have to serve a day in prison, a jury decided Friday. Shafeeq Sheikh was instead sentenced to 10 years' probation for the 2013 assault at Ben Taub hospital, the Houston...

Cardinal McCarrick scandal inflames debate over…

Allegations that disgraced ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick engaged in sex with adult seminarians have inflamed a long-running debate about the presence of gay men in the Roman Catholic priesthood

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump has choice words for Mueller's Russia probe; Cardinal McCarrick scandal inflames debate over gay priests; South Koreans enter North to reunite with kin split by war

Austria spy agency denies that it's being frozen out

The head of Austria's BVT spy agency is denying that there has been any significant reduction in cooperation with its foreign partners following a misconduct probe that sparked a political storm earlier this year

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Survivor of Nashville shooting hopes to walk again

The sole survivor in a series of shootings in Nashville, Tennessee is beginning rehabilitation in the hopes that she'll walk again