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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

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

Police: 3 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

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".

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.

Recording of crying children at border adds to…

An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials took center stage Monday in the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents

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

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.

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

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

Pentagon suspends August military drills with…

The Pentagon has suspended a major military exercise with South Korea, a much-anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un