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Michigan man sentenced in gas station clerk's slaying

A 48-year-old man already serving life in prison for killing a jogger has been sentenced to another mandatory life term for the kidnapping and slaying of a 25-year-old western Michigan gas station clerk

Report says over 1 billion small arms in world…

A new survey of small arms estimates there are over one billion legal and illicit firearms in the world today including an overwhelming 857 million in civilian hands _ with American men and women the dominant owners

Derailed train bursts into flames in southwest Indiana

A freight train has derailed and several train cars are on fire in southwest Indiana, forcing the mandatory evacuation of nearby homes and businesses

The Latest: Spain rescues migrants on rubber…

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has brought to safety 152 migrants attempting to enter Europe by sea, while a boat with 54 more people is still missing

Trial set for baby sitter charged in 3-year-old girl's death

The trial of a southwestern Ohio baby sitter charged with murder in the death of a 3-year-old girl who was in her care has been set for this fall

May: Tax rise to help pay for NHS boost

Theresa May says the public will pay more for the £20bn NHS boost but it will be "fair and balanced".

Nearly 2,000 Children Have Been Separated From…

Nearly 2,000 children were separated from their families during a six-week period in April and May, as the Trump Administration cracked down on illegal immigration with a “zero-tolerance” policy of separating families at the border

Baby Born on Train Gets Free Rides for Quarter of…

While having your kids duck the turnstile is one way parents reduce their public transit costs, apparently, another is just to give birth to them on the train.

Trump digs in on immigration amid family…

Outrage is growing among Democrats and some Republicans over the forced separation of migrant children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border

Panel: Nuclear contamination found on worker at weapons lab

Reports say radioactive contamination was found on a worker's hands and other places at a nuclear weapons lab in New Mexico _ the latest safety lapse at the facility as it ramps up work with nuclear material

BJ's Wholesale values itself at up to $2.2 bln

BJ's Wholesale expects to price its initial public offering between $15 and $17 a share, valuing the warehouse club operator at up to $2.2 billion. Fred Katayama reports.

Minnesota PUC opens hearings on Enbridge Line 3 replacement

Passions ran high though people remained polite as Minnesota regulators opened a key hearing on Enbridge Energy's proposal for replacing its deteriorating Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota

Surprise World Cup Victory Really Shook Mexico…

The winning goal caused such a ruckus among fans in Mexico City that two earthquake sensors picked up tremors in the capital.

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create…

President Donald Trump is announcing that he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space

After gunfire at art event, leaders urge it be…

New Jersey's governor is urging the capital city of Trenton to keep holding its annual all-night arts festival despite the outbreak of violence at this year's event

The Latest: Highway reopens after Indiana train…

Authorities have lifted an evacuation order and reopened a major highway that was closed due to the derailment of a train that caught fire in southwestern Indiana

Death, washed-out roads amid flooding in Upper…

Widespread flooding in parts of northern Wisconsin blamed for at least one death

Turkey charges father of NBA's Kanter as terror group member

Turkey's official news agency says a court has accepted an indictment charging the father of NBA player Enes Kanter with "membership in a terror group."