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Texas governor meeting with students, shooting…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott concludes meetings on school safety and mass shootings by talking to those closest to the violence of recent attacks

The Latest: Baltimore officers visit funeral home

Fellow officers, public officials and others are visiting a Baltimore-area funeral home to honor a colleague killed on duty

San Francisco police not charged in black man's…

San Francisco prosecutors say they won't charge officers in two shooting deaths, including the 2015 killing of a black man that led to protests and U.S.-recommended police reforms

Police: Missing Mexican woman's body found in…

Utah police say they've found the body of a woman who disappeared on the way home from English class three years ago, shortly after she moved from Mexico

Condemned killer blames attack on 'homosexual…

Attorneys for a condemned killer are asking that their client be spared, saying he experienced a "homosexual panic" of self-revulsion before killing a man he picked up at an Ohio bar

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Who says Americans don't know geography?

Venkat Ranjan,13, won the title after almost three million students took part in the competition.

Fashion Designer And Boyfriend Convicted Of…

A judge has convicted a London fashion designer and her boyfriend of killing their nanny and burning her body.

McDonald's Breakfast Catering May Soon Be Coming…

In its quest for global breakfast domination, McDonald's is testing out catering for the day’s most important meal too.

The Latest: South Korea 'very perplexed' by Trump…

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he's "very perplexed" that the U.S.-North Korea summit won't go ahead as planned

Agency: Texas chemical plant unprepared for Harvey floods

The federal agency that investigates industrial accidents offers muted criticism of the Houston-area chemical plant that flooded during Hurricane Harvey and partially exploded

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Italy's bond market wins respite but outlook…

Italy’s government bond yields tumbled on Thursday on the nomination of a new Italian prime minister, the market winning a respite from the political risks that have dealt sentiment a heavy blow over the past week. But as David Pollard reports, there are still more questions than answers over the country's future administration.

Missouri teen barred from graduation after school sale prank

An 18-year-old who put his suburban Kansas City high school for sale on Craigslist has been banned from graduation after the senior prank went awry

Poland Outlaws Blaming The Country For Holocaust…

The controversial legislation has some free speech advocates up in arms.

Jury says Samsung must pay $539M for copying parts of iPhone

A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure people into buying its competing products

Wisconsin frack sand sludge spill reaches…

Officials in Wisconsin are testing the environmental and health impacts following a frack sand sludge spill that has now reached the Mississippi River.

Judge appoints brain experts in case of slain…

A judge has appointed two brain experts to evaluate a man facing the death penalty in the slaying of a teenage girl last year

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Federal lawsuit seeks $14.8m in deadly Tennessee…

Victims are suing the federal government over deadly Tennessee wildfires that began in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Congo says confirmed Ebola cases have reached 31…

Congo's confirmed Ebola cases reach 31, with 9 deaths, as capital's ports tighten monitoring

Prosecutors add lewd conduct charges to tortured kids case

Prosecutors have added four charges of lewd conduct against a father accused of torturing his children in a Northern California home where prosecutors say 10 children lived in filth and neglect