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Clinton and Warren embrace to bash Trump

Watch Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Warren hugathon and clap-along. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a political PDA.

The Latest: Girl survives Colorado crash that kills family

A 4-year-old girl is the sole survivor of a crash between a minivan and an Amtrak train in southern Colorado that killed her parents and three sisters

Train hits van in Colorado killing 5, including 3 children

Authorities are investigating after an Amtrak train collided with a van killing five people, including three children, in Colorado on Sunday morning

Judge blocks part of Mississippi LGBT marriage law

A federal judge has ruled that Mississippi clerks cannot cite their own religious beliefs to recuse themselves from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples

Gay Couples Seeking Marriage Have One Less Hurdle In Mississippi

A federal judge ruled that Mississippi clerks won't be allowed to recuse themselves from providing same-sex couples with marriage certificates.

College Creating Its Own Homemade Lava

The University at Buffalo is creating its own lava to study the interaction between the hot stuff and water. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).

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Scottish First Minister Says Scotland Might Be Able To Stop Brexit

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon thinks Scotland could stop the Brexit, or at least leave the U.K. to stay in the EU.

France opens manslaughter inquiry into EgyptAir crash

The Paris prosecutor's office has opened a manslaughter inquiry into the May crash of an EgyptAir plane that killed 66 people, saying there is no evidence so far to link it to terrorism

Oakland City Council bans coal shipments

Oakland City Council bans coal shipments

Facebook Post Saves 13 Animals From Terrible Owner

A woman saved the lives of 13 animals after posting photos of their mistreatment on Facebook.

Michelle Obama, daughters, mother land in Liberian capital

Michelle Obama, daughters, mother land in Liberian capital, promoting girls' education

Clinical Trial Offers New Hope For Marijuana-Based Prescription Drugs

The company that makes the drug, GW Pharmaceuticals, told outlets it will likely apply for U.S. market approval by 2017.

Pilot, bystander hurt after plane crash-lands in Detroit

Authorities say a small plane has crashed in Detroit, leaving the pilot injured along with a person on the ground who was struck by a power line the aircraft brought down

Soccer star Messi retires from internationals

Argentina striker Lionel Messi, five times 'World Player of the Year', says he's retiring from international soccer after missing a penalty for Argentina in the Copa America final.

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Coal terminal plan pits jobs against environmental concerns

A scheduled vote in Northern California is expected to decide whether to ban rail shipments of coal over concerns it would pose a public health or safety hazard

Consumer group to release annual list of dangerous toys

A consumer watchdog group is set to release its annual list of the most hazardous summer playthings

How A Bike Shop Plans To Revitalize Chicago's Old 'Black Metropolis'

The Bronzeville Bike Box is one of several businesses the Urban Juncture Foundation is hoping will bring more people and more money to the area.

U.S. accuses Russia of harassing diplomats

Washington has delivered high-level complaints to Moscow about accusations of increasing intimidation of American diplomats in Russia, the State Department said on Monday.

Alco Electronics' David Leung on making gadgets in China

A visit to an Alco factory in China offers insight into what it takes to sell to the rest of the world

Spokeswoman clarifies Donald Trump's Muslim ban

Donald Trump spokeswoman Katrina Pierson clarifies Trump's stance on immigration and Muslims and says there has been no change or shift in policy.

Astronaut John Glenn gets Ohio airport renamed in his honor

Astronaut John Glenn is getting an airport renamed in his honor in his home state of Ohio

AP Source: Volkswagen reaches $14.7B emissions settlement

Volkswagen diesel owners can choose to either sell their car back to the company or get a repair that could diminish the vehicle's performance under a settlement of claims tied to the German automaker's emissions-cheating scandal

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Fire crews making inroads against deadly California wildfire

Fire crews are making inroads against a raging wildfire in central California that has claimed two lives and destroyed 200 homes

Stepbrother Of Elvis Presley Says 'The King' Overdosed On Purpose

David E. Stanley opens up about Elvis and his final years in a new book.

Woman Fired After Allergic Reaction

While on her way to receive treatment due to an allergic reaction a woman who had been working at an Urban Planet at the time received a text from her boss which was to fire her. That caused quite a stir. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.