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Floods destroy bridge, force evacuations in Central Texas

Fast-moving floodwaters have destroyed a bridge, forced the evacuation of riverside homes and led to numerous water rescues in Central Texas after more than a foot of rain fell in recent days

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

Google to charge for apps on Android phones in Europe

Google to start charging for pre-installed apps on Android phones sold in Europe

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

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.

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

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.

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

Ebola Experts In Congo Pulled From Some Of The…

CDC personnel stationed there have been pulled out of the hardest-hit areas due to safety concerns, including an uptick in violence.

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

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

Florida families still seek people missing in the…

In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, Florida Panhandle residents are struggling to locate friends and loved ones who haven't been heard from, and it's unclear how many people are missing

129 guns found in home of S. Carolina police…

Authorities say nearly 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

Egyptian president urges Russia to resume flights…

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is urging Russia to resume flights to Egyptian resorts

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