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Suspicious letter was addressed to Sen. Collins…

A spokeswoman says Republican Sen. Susan Collins has been cleared to stay in her Maine home while an investigation continues into a suspicious envelope

The Latest: Raging floods destroy bridge over Texas river

Raging floodwaters have destroyed a bridge over a river in Central Texas

Ex-Kentucky senator who lost to Mitch McConnell…

Walter "Dee" Huddleston, a former two-term U.S. senator from Kentucky who lost his re-election bid to Republican Mitch McConnell in 1984, has died

Estimated 129 guns found in home of police ambush…

Authorities say about 130 guns were found inside the South Carolina home of a man charged with killing a police officer and wounding six others earlier this month

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Should Canada's pot convicts get amnesty?

As Canada makes cannabis legal, what happens to the 500,000 people with convictions for possession?

A Ukrainian Who Faked His Own Death Was Recently…

He is known only as the “King of the Castle.” An unnamed man is under arrest in France after he allegedly faked his own death and was found living in luxury.

JetBlue Will Send You on a Free Trip (But There's…

Flying can bring out the worst in people. But JetBlue is looking to bring out the good. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native…

Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans with deeper tribal ties

Jury deliberating in fraud trial of Ponzi scheme suspect

A federal jury is deliberating in the trial of an investment adviser charged with orchestrating a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme to finance her lavish lifestyle, including spending more than $800,000 for prayers by Hindu priests in India

Uber's $120 bln valuation

Uber could be valued as much as $120 billion when it goes public next year, according to recent proposals made by U.S. banks and reported by the Wall Street Journal. Fed Katayama reports.

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Can Pinterest succeed as the 'un'-social network?

Pinterest has long shunned being labeled as a social network _ and with it, an emphasis on connections and networks that has led to explosive growth among competitors

Students given shirts promoting accused Republican lawmaker

School officials in a Tennessee county gave high school students T-shirts promoting a Republican state lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct during a recent field trip to the state Capitol

Small plane crashes off Florida beach, pilot survives

Authorities say a pilot survived after crashing a small plane into the ocean off Florida's Daytona Beach Shores

Hurricane is blamed for 16 deaths in Florida alone

State emergency officials say 16 people died in Florida because of Hurricane Michael, most of them in the coastal county that took a direct hit from the storm

The Latest: Florida officials raise state's death…

Officials say 16 people died in Florida because of Hurricane Michael, doubling the numbers of deaths in the state The Associated Press had previously attributed to last week's storm

Archdiocese releases names of 'credibly' accused…

The Archdiocese of Washington has released the names of more than two dozen clergy members it says have been 'credibly accused' of sexually abusing minors

Arrest made in molestation of miniature horse in Delaware

Delaware State Police have charged a suspect in the sexual assault of a miniature horse and a subsequent burglary at the same barn several weeks later

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Blind British man climbs Europe's highest mountain

This is the story of 23-year-old Jack, who lost his sight when he was 11. He climbed Europe's highest mountain on 6 October.

New York City Goes an Entire Weekend With No…

There were no shootings during an entire weekend in New York City, according to the NYPD. The department says that hasn’t happened in decades.