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US House candidate who beat Sanford seriously…

A spokesman for a South Carolina lawmaker who defeated U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid says she has been seriously injured in a car wreck

Major New York-area traffic bottleneck about to…

An estimated two-and-a-half-year rehabilitation project figures to play havoc with the already congested approach to the Lincoln Tunnel into New York

Far from Southwest, children of workplace raids…

Workplace immigration raids leave US-born children of immigrants with uncertain fate

Blast as Zimbabwe president campaigns; Mnangagwa not hurt

Blast as Zimbabwe president campaigns in opposition city; Mnangagwa reportedly unhurt

The Latest: US House candidate in SC in hospital for 2 weeks

The campaign manager for the Republican who beat U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid says she will likely be hospitalized for two weeks after a car crash

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Panicked crowds after Ethiopia blast

The BBC's team at the rally capture the confused aftermath of the explosion.

'They're Permanently Separated.' President Trump…

President Donald Trump explicitly compared the tragedy of families whose relatives have been killed by undocumented immigrants to the family separations at the border.

Bill Gates Donates $4M for Gene-Altered…

Bill Gates latest effort to curb the spread of malaria involves genetically altered mosquitoes with a license to kill. Tony Spitz has the details.

8 vie in primaries to succeed centrist Colorado…

Colorado is holding primaries to select the top two contenders to succeed Gov. John Hickenlooper, a centrist Democrat who is term-limited

Black Sedan Bulls Through Police-Shooting Protest

Hundreds of people hit the streets of Pittsburgh on Friday for the third straight night to protest the police shooting of an unarmed teen, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Angry over the death of Antwon Rose, 17, the protesters stopped and sang outside PNC Park just before 10pm as fans tried...

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Dow snaps losing streak, Nasdaq falls

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed on Friday, but losses in the technology space kept the Nasdaq in check. Roselle Chen reports.

OPEC and allies agree to share oil production…

OPEC nations and oil-producing countries not in the cartel say they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude oil _ a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices

Online sellers consider how to comply with sales…

While this past week's Supreme Court sales tax ruling will create more obligations and expenses for many small online retailers, owners are already thinking about how they'll comply

What's At Stake In Turkey's Presidential Election

Current President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan called snap elections more than a year ahead of schedule, catching his opposition off-guard.

Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track…

The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones

Surprising Tweet Follows Lawsuit From Buzz Aldrin

The first sign something was amiss in Buzz Aldrin's world came Monday, when a tweet was sent out via the Twitter account the famed Apollo 11 astronaut hasn't used much in recent weeks. "Hey Twittersphere, pls RT @buzzs_xtina was terminated and does NOT represent Buzz Aldrin in ANY capacity," the...

UN Calls Trump's Move on Border Separations a Fail

The United Nations had already called the separations of immigrant children from their parents at the US border "arbitrary and unlawful," and now the intergovernmental group is labeling them something else: possible torture. Per the Independent , the UN's human rights arm issued a statement Friday noting that the executive order...

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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: People rescue man trapped in car in flooded Illinois parking lot; boy takes part in Day of the African Child celebrations in Zimbabwe; couple embrace while riding subway escalator in Moscow.

Bright colors, odd shapes, huge crowds for Paris…

Paris' frenetic menswear shows are highlighting bright colors and attracting huge crowds and VIPs

Conservative George Will's Push: Vote Dems in Midterms

George Will quit the Republican Party two years ago due to Donald Trump's candidacy. Now the conservative columnist is pushing a new strategy: to topple the GOP in the midterms. In a Washington Post op-ed with the explicit title "Vote Against the GOP in November," Will cites the recent separations...