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The Latest: Event on verge of being shut down…

Authorities say a number of fistfights broke out at an all-night New Jersey arts festival and the event was on the verge of being shut down when gunfire erupted, killing a suspect and injuring 22 other people, some critically

10 Things to Know for Monday

Among 10 Things to Know: Hundreds of migrant children held in a series of cages at South Texas Border Patrol facility; Five out of six World Cup teams are winless; Who wins 'Blobfish Classic.'

5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in…

At least five people were killed and several others hurt as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas

Strong earthquake near Osaka, Japan, causes…

A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan, causing scattered damage including broken glass and partial building collapses

Runaway bus crashes into fireworks store

A bus carrying members of the Pennsylvania National Guard has crashed into a fireworks store

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The Arab world's 'only gay radio station'

Tunisians are enjoying greater freedom since the 2011 revolution, and now gay rights activists hope they will also benefit.

A Law to Ban Upskirting in the U.K. Was Blocked

An attempt to make upskirting a criminal offense in the United Kingdom, punishable by up to two years in prison, has been blocked by a lawmaker in the ruling Conservative Party.

This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up With Sight, Sound…

The Sensorwake is a new alarm clock that uses a novel 3-pronged approach to wake you up. Tony Spitz has the details.

The Latest: Colombia president-elect urges…

Colombian President-elect Ivan Duque says he wants to build consensus and unite the country following a polarizing campaign that laid bare deep divisions over a peace deal with leftist rebels

The Latest: SUV in fatal Texas crash suspected of smuggling

The U.S. Border Patrol says the SUV that crashed, killing at least five people, was being chased by an agent who suspected it was part of a "smuggling event."

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Week ahead: testing times for trade, OPEC

Trade and tariffs roil markets as they face the fallout from Friday's US declaration of duties on $50 billion of Chinese goods. And, as David Pollard reports, uncertainty over OPEC's intentions will play through commodities as the cartel prepares to meet on Friday.

Midwestern states endure flash flooding, heat wave

Thunderstorms crawled across northern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin after flooding washed out roads and highways, and a heat wave sent temperatures into the high 90s elsewhere in the Midwest

Ships Carrying More Than 600 Migrants Arrive In…

The Spanish Red Cross tweeted Sunday that it had treated dozens of people and transferred at least 44 to the hospital.

Check If You Were Related to a Pilgrim, the Easy…

Discovering if you're descended from the Pilgrims is "easier than ever." A new database offers for the first time online records on more than 59,450 fifth-generation descendants of the small group who sailed to the New World aboard the Mayflower in 1620. Of the roughly 132 passengers and crew,...

King and queen of Spain visit 300-year-old San…

Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia are in San Antonio to celebrate the city's tricentennial and its roots as a Spanish colonial village

Remnants of hurricane help crews in Colorado…

A welcome dose of rain spawned by a hurricane that churned through the Pacific has given a boost in the battle against two large wildfires in Colorado and Wyoming

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He's Found Many Bodies. His No. 1 Case Is His…

Tim Miller—or, rather, the search-and-recovery organization he created—has found 238 bodies. His daughter's wasn't one of those. Miller founded Texas EquuSearch in 2000, some 16 years after his 16-year-old was murdered. On Sept. 10, 1984, Laura Miller headed to a gas station to use the payphone and vanished;...

Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash…

A Cambodian prince who was a candidate in upcoming general elections was seriously injured Sunday in a road crash that killed his wife and injured at least seven other people

Sheriff says 5 killed when packed SUV fleeing Border Patrol agents crashes in South Texas

Sheriff says 5 killed when packed SUV fleeing Border Patrol agents crashes in South Texas