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Among 10 Things to Know: Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain; Danish royal palace 'surprised' by Trump canceling trip; Australian court upholds sex abuse verdict of Cardinal Pell

Trial to start in case of fatal shooting over…

Jurors set to hear opening arguments in the trial of a white man who is accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man during a dispute over a parking space in Florida

The Latest: Philadelphia police commissioner…

A Philadelphia official says the resignation of Police Commissioner Richard Ross is related to allegations made by a corporal and a patrol officer against several department employees

Iran moves to strike 4 zeroes from its battered…

Iran's president sends bill to parliament to slash 4 zeroes off value of rial, country's sanctions-battered currency

Tropical Storm Chantal spins at sea, away from North America

Tropical Storm Chantal is spinning slowly over far North Atlantic, moving away from North America and posing no threat to land

'The Great Mattress Migration of 2019'

Dozens of air mattresses are swept away by the wind before an outdoor movie night in Colorado.

Trump: Any Jew voting Democratic is uninformed or…

President Donald Trump says any Jewish people who vote Democratic show "either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty."

DC enacts emergency regulations to stop migrant kids shelter

The city of Washington, D.C., has enacted emergency regulations to stop the federal government's plan to house unaccompanied migrant children there

Strike by Ryanair cabin crew in Portugal has little impact

A strike by Portuguese cabin crew working for budget airline Ryanair is causing little impact, with only some minor delays reported

Florida man guilty of killing his mother sentenced to life

A Florida man who was found guilty of killing his mother has been sentenced to life in prison

San Francisco's FogCam Will Be Switched Off After…

Two students at San Francisco State University created the FogCam in 1994.

Walmart Blames Tesla Solar Panels for 7 Store…

"To state the obvious, properly designed, installed, inspected, and maintained solar systems do not spontaneously combust," a Walmart lawsuit against Tesla states. The retail giant says solar panels installed on store rooftops caused at least seven fires between 2012 and 2018, reports Reuters . The lawsuit filed in New York State...

Man set to be executed for killing of Texas…

A Texas death row inmate is set to be executed for the abduction, rape and killing of a suburban Houston college student more than 20 years ago, even though he maintains that he is innocent and argues that his conviction was based on junk science

Sketch of suspect released in California campus…

Police have released a sketch and surveillance images of a suspect in the stabbing death of a retired college administrator and consultant at California State University, Fullerton

Pompeo urges fresh thinking on Mideast, warns Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says greater cooperation and "fresh thinking to solve old problems" are needed in the Middle East _ but he also warns that Iran and its proxies are continuing "to foment terror and unrest" in the region

Afghan official: Wedding attack's death toll…

Afghan official: Death toll in Kabul weekend wedding attack rises to 80 as US-Taliban talks resume

Trial delayed in alleged threats to anti-LGBT delegate case

A trial has been delayed for a Virginia man accused of threatening a West Virginia delegate who equated the LGBTQ community to the Ku Klux Klan

'I'm sorry for the harm I have caused'

The senator and 2020 presidential candidate publicly apologised for her claims to indigenous heritage.