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Thousands flee as flames race across dry rural…

Erratic wind and heat gripping a swath of California from San Jose to the Oregon border is driving wildfires in rural areas

Donations, volunteering surge at border…

A rest center for asylum-seekers in the Texas border town of McAllen has seen such a big surge of donations that they've had to rent additional storage space, and caravans of volunteers from across the U.S. have also showed up at their doors.

Texas group takes in about 30 parents separated…

A Texas charitable organization says about 30 immigrant parents separated from their children after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border have been freed into its care, but they don't know where their kids are.

Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead

Nigeria's president reports 'deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 said dead in communal clashes

Teen uses sign language to help blind and deaf man on flight

A teenager is being credited with coming to the aid of a blind and deaf man during a flight from Boston to Portland, Oregon

On board Korea's peace train

Musicians from Newton Faulkner to Sex Pistols' Glen Matlock took part in the festival at the DMZ between the two Koreas.

Indonesia May Have Found Wreckage of Ferry That…

Indonesia has identified the suspected location of an overcrowded ferry that sank last week

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.

Turkey's victorious Erdogan set to assume…

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has dominated Turkish politics for the past 15 years, is set to extend his rule with sweeping powers after winning landmark presidential and parliamentary elections

Authorities investigating fatal Minneapolis…

Authorities are investigating after Minneapolis police on Saturday shot and killed a man following reports he was firing a handgun as he walked outside

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.

'Gunshots and horror': San Diego shootout wounds…

An 18-year-old witness who heard a shootout between San Diego police and a man at a condo complex says he told his younger siblings to go upstairs and lock the bathroom door

Former Top FBI Agent Peter Strzok Subpoenaed To…

He's set to appear Wednesday before the House Judiciary Committee.

Iran coach lambasts World Cup use of video on…

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz says he's concerned the World Cup is overusing the video assistant referee system to judge close and debatable calls instead of limiting its use to correcting obvious mistakes

Corporate America increasingly avoids…

After high-profile mass shootings, corporate America taking a stand to try to curtail sales of firearms

Clarification: Florida Attorney General…

Clarification: Florida Attorney General Confronted story

Vigil held to support Minnesota mosque where…

People have gathered for a vigil to support a downtown Rochester mosque after officials found bacon left near the front door and in its parking lot, an act one group called "attempted religious desecration."

Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys…

Officials say multiple attempts to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but they believe they're still alive

Woman Calls Cops on Girl Selling Water

A video being widely shared online this weekend appears to show a woman calling police in San Francisco on an 8-year-old girl for selling water without a permit. Per the Huffington Post , the woman, who appears to be white, is seen on the phone as the non-white girl's mother recorded...