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Gunman in LA supermarket standoff arrested for…

Los Angeles police say a man who took hostages inside a busy supermarket has been arrested on suspicion of murder

A look at the 17 people killed in the Missouri…

The 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank in a Missouri lake included an Indiana family, a Missouri couple celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary and an Illinois grandmother who family members say saved her granddaughters life

Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st…

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking of a yearlong celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing.

Syrian White Helmets evacuated to Jordan through…

The Israeli military in coordination with its U.S. and European allies has evacuated hundreds of Syrian rescue workers known as the White Helmets from near its volatile frontier with Syria, in a complex and first-of-a-kind operation

Some Ritz cracker products recalled over salmonella risk

Mondelez recalls some Ritz cracker products over possible risk of salmonella

Woman in Montmartre tightrope walk

Tatiana-Mosio Bongonga walked 35 metres off the ground in front of hundreds of people.

Safety Concerns Arise After Federal Government…

Safety Concerns Arise After Federal Government Settlement Allows Americans To Download 3D-Printed Gun Plans Online

LinkedIn Survey Says Americans Don't Know How To…

According to a recent LinkedIn survey, even when American workers take a vacation, they don't really unplug from their workplace.

Private messaging apps increasingly used for…

Open government advocates are becoming concerned about elected officials' increasing use of private devices and confidential messaging apps to communicate about public business

Utah man arrested in stabbing death of 10-month-old son

Authorities say a Utah man stabbed his infant son and then placed his bloody body inside a garbage can

Wall Street ends flat amid trade fears

U.S. stocks were largely unchanged on Friday. As Fred Katayama reports, President Donald Trump's latest tariff threats against China escalated trade anxieties.

Elon Musk, artist settle copyright row over tooting unicorn

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and an artist have settled a row over a farting unicorn

Where Women Vanish, Someone Is Tracking Them

Ashley Loring liked writing poetry, riding horseback, and experiencing the low rumble of distant storms. "She wasn't scared of anything," her mother Loxie says at Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana, per NPR . "And for how small she is, she was..." At that point Loxie fights back tears for her daughter,...

Inspector Says He Told Duck Boat Company Its…

Seventeen people died when a duck boat capsized Thursday near Branson, Missouri.

How Government Trolls Silence Dissent: Report

Before dying by car bomb last October , Maltese journalist Daphne Galizia was swamped with online threats. She even hesitated to keep reporting on issues like government corruption and the Panama Papers . "The dehumanization by the time she was killed around that period was complete," says her son Paul. It turns...

A Jury Awarded Them 4 Cents. Mike Evans Gave Them…

A wide receiver who just scored an $82 million contract extension is helping a family that was recently rewarded 4 cents, ESPN reports. Mike Evans of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers donated $11,000 Saturday to the family of a man who was shot dead by a Florida sheriff's deputy in...

Teen Girl Says Duck-Boat Captain Was 'Freaking…

A teenager on the Missouri duck boat was apparently "freaking out" when it sank because the captain was doing the same. "She's sad—very sad," Mandi Keller of Texas says about her 15-year-old daughter Gillian, per the Kansas City Star . Gillian was with her father on the boat that sank...

Only Food Critic to Win a Pulitzer Dies

Jonathan Gold was a restaurant critic, the only one to win a Pulitzer Prize for his efforts, and he was 57 when pancreatic cancer ended his life on Saturday—just a few weeks after his diagnosis. He was also a gentle giant in an industry that has now lost two...

Mexican president-elect promises change in letter to Trump

Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has released a seven-page letter he sent to U.S. President Donald Trump earlier in July detailing how he sees the two countries working together to stem immigration.

Police: Man tossed from bar after racial remarks kills man

Police say a man who had been kicked out of a Pennsylvania bar following his racial remarks to a black patron later shot and killed another man who may have gone outside to try to make peace