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Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in…

Seattle police have taken up positions as right-wing demonstrators gather for a "Liberty or Death" rally that is also drawing counter-protesters from the left

California drops wildfire utility liability…

California lawmakers are abandoning a controversial proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires

Sheriff: Shooting at football game unrelated to…

Authorities say a shooting outside a Florida high school football game in which two men were wounded had nothing to do with school or the game

The Latest: US's Pompeo sends condolences over…

The Latest: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed his sadness over the death of former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan and sent his condolences to his family

Defense DNA request denied in deaths of Colorado…

A Colorado judge denied a defense attorney's request to require a coroner to collect DNA from the necks of two young sisters killed and submerged in crude oil in the case of the girl's father, who is accused of killing them and his wife

The atheist who leads a chaplaincy team

Lindsay van Dijk is the first humanist lead chaplain in the NHS.

President Trump Says He Will Revoke Justice…

President Donald Trump says he expects to “quickly” revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm involved in producing the dossier on Trump’s ties to Russia.

Don't Be Surprised if You See a Mini Horse on…

Southwest airlines has introduced a new rule that will allow flyers to bring mini horses in flight as long as they are service animals. Buzz60 has the story.

Annan's legacy of fighting for equality and…

Kofi Annan left the United Nations far more committed than it had been to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights - and until his death Saturday he was speaking out strongly for nations working together to solve problems

Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents

Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll…

Italy's president has demanded guarantees that all the nation's roads are safe following the Genoa highway bridge collapse, after he comforted mourners at a state funeral for many of the dead in the grieving port city

Police say Long Island couple dead in murder-suicide

Police say a husband and wife have died in a murder-suicide on Long Island

Privatization Of Afghan War Not Under…

Blackwater founder Erik Prince argues using a small private force in Afghanistan could save the U.S. government billions.

Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way for censoring online media

Abe's Iconic Hat May Disappear 'Forever'

Abraham Lincoln's iconic stovepipe hat is among items that may be auctioned off to meet a dire debt payment deadline, the Washington Post reports. Short a $9.7 million infusion, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Foundation has approved the search for an auctioneer to sell the hat and...

45 Years After Alleged Alien Abduction, He's…

Calvin Parker was looking for fish. He says he instead found aliens—or, rather, aliens found him. The date was Oct. 11, 1973, but Parker has hardly mentioned it in the 45 years since he and 42-year-old Charles Hickson saw a blinding light over Mississippi's Pascagoula River. Hickson, who has...

Dead suspects in father's death called reclusive…

An Ohio police chief says two adult brothers suspected of killing their father and then fatally shooting themselves during a SWAT standoff were reclusive and paranoid, had no jobs and lived in a home their father had bought for them

Thousands stranded as floods submerge southern…

Thousands of stranded people are waiting for rescue as relentless monsoon floods batter the south Indian state of Kerala, where more than 170 have died in a little over a week and much of the state is at least partially submerged

Manhunt underway after fatal Tennessee robberies

Police in Tennessee are looking for two men who they believe could be responsible for a string of recent shootings in the Nashville area

Harry Potter spells teach children to code

A magic wand designed to teach children how to code has been revealed.

Oklahoma Boy Accused of Stabbing Girl at High…

A 14-year-old boy repeatedly stabbed a 14-year-old girl during an assembly at an Oklahoma high school on the first day of classes Thursday. She was airlifted to a hospital.