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Van strikes pedestrians on busy Toronto street

Nine people are dead and 16 are injured after a van collided with pedestrians on a busy street north of downtown Toronto.

New lynching memorial evokes terror of victims

A new memorial is opening to honor thousands of people killed in racist lynchings

The Latest: Shooting suspect made claims about…

Police in Colorado say the man suspected of killing four people at a Tennessee Waffle House restaurant complained in 2017 that pop star Taylor Swift was stalking him

Jury: Atlanta attorney who shot wife guilty of…

Jury convicts Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his wife of murder, influencing witnesses and other counts

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Van kills 9, injures 16 on Toronto street; driver…

Canadian officials say a rented van jumped onto a crowded sidewalk in Toronto and killed nine people and injuring 16 before the driver fled and was later arrested in a confrontation with police

Unsealed documents: Deputy says man's shooting was justified

A federal judge has unsealed court documents showing a North Carolina deputy's strategy for fighting a wrongful death lawsuit by the family of a man fatally shot on his porch in 2015

'In six days I'll lose my voice forever'

Lonnie's tongue is about to be removed. What will he say to loved ones with his final words?

Celebrate 96 Hours of Straight Sunlight at…

Celebrate 96 Hours of Straight Sunlight at Iceland's Secret Solstice Festival

Why Prince George Wore Shorts to Meet His Baby…

Walking with his sister and dad to meet his baby brother, you might have noticed Prince George was wearing shorts, and there's a reason for that. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.

No ordinary double date: Trumps, Macrons at Mount…

With Iran and a list of other tough issues awaiting them, President Donald Trump and France's Emmanuel Macron are starting off the French president's three-day visit with an anything-but-ordinary double date with their wives at George Washington's house

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World War II Navajo Code Talker dies at 92

A Navajo Code Talker who used his native language to confound the Japanese in World War II has died

Wall St ends flat as bond yields weigh

Wall Street closed flat Monday, but stocks managed to hold off a rise in bond yields. Fred Katayama reports.

Minnesota judge to rule on Enbridge Energy's Line 3 project

An administrative law judge is expected to recommend whether Minnesota regulators should approve Enbridge Energy's proposal for replacing its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota

Ruling reversed for some New Orleans-area flood victims

A Washington appeals court has reversed a judge's ruling that the U.S. government is liable for some of the New Orleans-area flooding that followed Hurricane Katrina

Expensive Climate Change Policies Can Return Huge…

Researchers at MIT wanted to see how big of an economic benefit countries got if they followed through with their plans to reduce carbon emissions.

Sen. Rand Paul: Pompeo has reassured me

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) explains why he will support the nomination of Mike Pompeo to be secretary of state, a last minute reversal that avoids a historic rebuke of the President's pick to be the country's top diplomat.

Strong ad sales boost Google parent Alphabet's 1Q…

Google parent Alphabet has reported a jump in first-quarter net income on the back of further strong digital ad sales and an accounting adjustment

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Police: 9 killed in Toronto van attack

Police announced that nine people are dead and 16 are injured after the driver of a van plowed into multiple pedestrians in Toronto.

Officials: Stolen California succulents, smuggled…

State wildlife officials say they uncovered an international plant heist in which thieves from Korea and China slip into Northern California's wild landscapes to pluck succulents they then sell in a thriving black market in Asia