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Things to Know about 2 Atlantic City casino…

Two shuttered Atlantic City casinos will reopen this week under new owners and new names

The Latest: Authorities probe Minneapolis police…

Authorities are investigating after Minneapolis police shot and killed a man they say was firing a handgun as he walked down a city street

Gun industry sees banks as new threat to 2nd…

In the wake of some of the nation's deadliest and most high-profile mass shootings, corporate America has been taking unprecedented steps to try to curtail sales of firearms

Egypt extends its state of emergency for another 3 months

Egypt has extended its state of emergency for yet another three months

California wildfire burns 12 buildings, threatens hundreds

A wind-driven fire racing across dry brush in a largely rural area of Northern California has destroyed 12 buildings and threatened hundreds of others

New Zealand PM reveals name of baby

Jacinda Ardern has introduced her new daughter to the public, and revealed that she is called Neve.

'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.

Polls close in Turkish elections that are test…

Polls close in Turkey's high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections, which could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's grip on power or curtail his vast political ambitions

Videos Released of Fatal YouTube Stunt

A Minnesota teen wept and begged her boyfriend to abandon a YouTube stunt, but he wouldn't cave—and a little while later he was dead. Authorities have released transcripts , evidence , and videos showing Pedro Ruiz, 22, as he directs girlfriend Monalisa Perez to fire a .50 caliber handgun through a...

Weekahead: German data, trade tribulations

Germany's economy will be put through its paces this week as it releases a raft of data, including consumer sentiment. As Ciara Lee reports, it comes as trade fears weigh on share markets and prompt traders to ask 'what's next?' in the global tariffs row.

US imported more seafood in 2017 than any prior…

Federal data say the United States imported more seafood last year than at any point in its history, and the nation's trade deficit in the sector is growing

New Florida law reignites beach access fight in…

A new Florida law is set to reignite a fight over beach access in a Florida Panhandle county known for its pristine, sugar-white sand and rolling dunes _ right in time for the July 4th holiday

This Mosquito-Borne Virus Was Found In A Human…

The virus was discovered in the 1960s.

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

Transgender rights battle returning to North…

A largely quiet legal battle over the law that replaced North Carolina's "bathroom bill" has could return to the spotlight with new court hearings

Receipt Inside McDonald's Bag Brought Down…

Kyle Willett, then a detective on the Louisville Metro Police's drug task force, got some food at a McDonald's drive-thru before heading back to work one day back in 2016—and it was the receipt from that fast food stop that led to his downfall, the Courier-Journal reports. While still...

Restaurant That Booted Sanders Closes the Next…

The little Red Hen restaurant in rural Virginia found itself squarely in the middle of a big Beltway brouhaha after Sarah Huckabee Sanders was turned away on Friday night, and now the owner gives the Washington Post the backstory. Stephanie Wilkinson was home when her chef called around 8pm to...

The Latest: Italy migration plan seeks action…

The Italian government's proposal for revamping how Europe manages migration calls for creating "international protection centers" that would screen asylum requests in common countries of transit

2 officers injured, suspect dead in San Diego firefight

Authorities say a man opened fire on police and firefighters at a San Diego condominium, wounding two officers before being found dead in the aftermath of a two-hour confrontation