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US exports to lobster-loving China go off cliff…

U.S. lobster exports to China have fallen off a cliff this year as new retaliatory tariffs shift the seafood business farther north to Canada

$100K in Rewards Offered in St. Louis Child…

St. Louis is offering rewards totalling $100,000 in four unsolved child murders, including that of Jurnee Thompson, an 8-year-old girl who was shot dead outside a restaurant Friday. A $25,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in that case and in three other unsolved...

Officials say California deputy lied about being…

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says a deputy who claimed he was shot in a station parking lot earlier this week was lying

Planned Parenthood asks judge to pause Missouri…

Critics of new abortion restrictions in Missouri are headed to court to try to block the law from taking effect on Wednesday

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Inside the selfie factory for influencers

A pop-up shop in west London lets people fill their social media pages with colourful selfies.

Oklahoma judge to deliver judgment in state's…

An Oklahoma judge is expected to rule in the first state case to go to trial accusing an opioid drugmaker of being responsible for the devastating consequences of addiction to painkillers

World shares tumble as US-China trade war renews…

Global shares are mostly dropping as the latest escalation in the U.S.-China trade war takes its toll on global markets

Tropical Storm Dorian strengthens as it moves west

Forecasters say Dorian, the fourth tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season moving toward the Windward Islands

'Angel Has Fallen' Beats Box Office Expectations…

This is the first time Gerard Butler has opened in the No. 1 box office spot since his 2007 breakout hit "300."

Hawaii or Spain? Telescope experts say it may not…

The international group planning to build a giant telescope in Hawaii says that despite having a comparable backup site in Spain, they still prefer Hawaii's Mauna Kea for its slightly better viewing conditions

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Attorneys: Charges expected in Florida nursing…

Defense attorneys say arrests are expected in the case of a Florida nursing home where 12 patients died after air conditioning power was lost amid sweltering heat after 2017's Hurricane Irma

Heard for miles: Gas explosion hits office…

No injuries, but blast heard 'miles away' as natural gas explosion badly damages Maryland office and shopping complex

Shopping Center 'Probably Totaled' by Explosion

At around 7am, a fire alarm rang at a Maryland shopping center. An hour later, half the building blew up. Luckily a lot happened in between, with firefighters identifying a gas leak and evacuating the Columbia building and surrounding area, CNN reports. The blast could be heard for miles, but...

Target teams up with Disney to open shops

Target teams up with Disney to open shops this fall

EU 'willing to listen' to Johnson's Brexit plan

Donald Tusk says the EU will consider the PM's Brexit ideas - as long as they are "realistic".

Illinois trooper killed in line of duty…

A man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of an Illinois state trooper who was shot while serving a search warrant

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China lets currency sink

China allows yuan to sink, Trump says the two sides will talk "very seriously" following tit-for-tat tariff hikes

State Fair GOP booth volunteer reports sexual assault

Police at the Minnesota State Fair say they're investigating after a volunteer at the Republican Party booth reported being groped through her clothes after a political argument with another woman

Disney Gave Fans Sneak Peaks Of Shows, Movies And…

Disney announced a new theme park and upcoming movies and TV shows for its new streaming platform at the D23 Expo.