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Hundreds of children wait in Border Patrol…

Hundreds of children are waiting inside a Border Patrol holding facility in South Texas, with groups of 20 or more children to a single cage

5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in…

At least five people were killed and several others hurt as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas

Gunman wounds 2, fatally shot by bystander at…

Police say a gunman injured a teen and shot a man in a pair of carjacking attempts Sunday, before being killed by a bystander outside a Washington state Walmart store

Syria says US-led strike hits troops in east, US denies

Syrian state TV is reporting that the U.S.-led coalition has struck a military position in the country's east, leaving several troops dead and wounded, allegations denied by a U.S. official

Police seek suspect after Maryland man shot while driving

Maryland State Police say they are looking for a suspect after a man was shot while driving

Fatal earthquake hits Japan

At least three people are reported to have been killed when an earthquake hit the city of Osaka.

Giuliani says Trump may consider pardons after…

Giuliani says Trump may consider pardons after Russia probe

This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up With Sight, Sound…

The Sensorwake is a new alarm clock that uses a novel 3-pronged approach to wake you up. Tony Spitz has the details.

Billionaire group won't back GOP nom in Virginia Senate race

A tea party group backed by billionaire conservatives plans to sit out the U.S. Senate race in Virginia

Authorities: Teen killed in drive-by shooting during cookout

Authorities say a 16-year-old was killed and three others were injured in a drive-by shooting that happened during a cookout in Georgia

Colombia Elects Ivan Duque as President

Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia’s presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that will reassure investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels. Grace Lee reports.

Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD…

Google says it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets

Authorities: Woman leaves 3-year-old in vehicle overnight

Authorities say a Florida woman left a 3-year-old girl in a vehicle overnight, where she was overheated and drifted in and out of consciousness

"Incredibles 2" Manages Best Animated Film Debut…

The "Incredibles 2" box office debut bested the previous record holder, Finding Dory, by $45 million.

Check If You Were Related to a Pilgrim, the Easy…

Discovering if you're descended from the Pilgrims is "easier than ever." A new database offers for the first time online records on more than 59,450 fifth-generation descendants of the small group who sailed to the New World aboard the Mayflower in 1620. Of the roughly 132 passengers and crew,...

Some seek Faneuil Hall name change because of…

Name of Boston's venerable Faneuil Hall embroiled in debate because its namesake owned slaves

Sessions set to address nation's sheriffs in New…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen are among the speakers slated to address a gathering of the nation's sheriff's in New Orleans

Art festival on verge of being shut down when…

Authorities say a 24-hour arts and music festival in New Jersey was on the verge of being shut down because of numerous fights when gunfire erupted

Greek far-right lawmaker arrested on treason-linked charges

Greek anti-terrorism police in Athens have arrested an extreme far-right lawmaker on treason-linked charges, more than two days after he evaded arrest by speeding past a series of police highway checkpoints

The Latest: SUV in fatal Texas crash suspected of smuggling

The U.S. Border Patrol says the SUV that crashed, killing at least five people, was being chased by an agent who suspected it was part of a "smuggling event."