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Death, washed-out roads amid flooding in Upper…

Flash flooding in the Upper Midwest is being blamed for at least one death and widespread damage

Police identify gunman killed by bystander in…

Tim Day has been identified as the armed suspect killed by a bystander Sunday in a Walmart parking lot in Washington state

Report says over 1 billion small arms in world…

A new survey says there are more than 1 billion firearms in the world today, and that 46 percent of the 393 million civilian-held firearms are owned by Americans

China says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to visit Beijing

Chinese state media say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will make a two-day state visit starting Tuesday

Police: 3 men fatally shot at Bloomington apartment building

Bloomington, Illinois police is reporting three people are dead and a fourth was wounded in a shooting at an apartment building in the city

Lionel Messi is the Highest Paid Soccer Player in…

Lionel Messi is the Highest Paid Soccer Player in the World. Here's How He Spends His Millions

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.

Upping ante, Trump threatens new tariffs on…

President Donald Trump is directing the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports as the nations move closer to a potential trade war

Ex-CIA worker charged with disclosing classified information

A former CIA employee has been charged with the theft of classified national defense information from the agency

Firefighters suspended for making porn at firehouse

Too hot to handle: Ohio officials place two firefighters on leave for making pornographic videos at a firehouse

Trump Admin. Says Rise In Family Separations Is…

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said only Congress can stop family separations at the U.S. border.

Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial…

Some Amazon company investors are siding with privacy and civil rights advocates who are urging the tech giant to halt a powerful face recognition tool used by police

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Among 10 Things to Know: Unapologetic Trump digs in on immigration despite outrage; judge says Kansas cannot require proof of citizenship to vote; compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem.

Former Mexico President Vicente Fox joins High…

Former Mexico President Vicente Fox, who calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana, is joining the board of directors of cannabis publication High Times to advance his agenda

UN chief warns Gaza violence is close 'to the…

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the escalation of violence in Gaza is a warning to all "how close to the brink of war the situation is," and he's urging Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers to recommit to the cease-fire that ended their 2014 war

Dozens missing after ferry sinking at Indonesia's…

Dozens of people are missing after a ferry sank on Indonesia's Lake Toba, casting a pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month

Radio host's attorney speaks out on road rage incident

An attorney for a Tennessee radio host says he's disputing adverse publicity in a road rage incident, where his client was shot and was accused of striking a vehicle with a tomahawk-style weapon

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