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Soldiers recall carnage of Alaska WWII battle 75…

This week marks 75 years since a bloody but forgotten World War II battle on Attu Island in Alaska's Aleutian chain.

Lava flow enters Hawaii geothermal plant property

A lava flow in Hawaii has entered the property of a geothermal power plant on the Big island

With a roar, flash flood smashes into a Maryland…

Flash flood roars through downtown Ellicott City, Maryland, sweeping away cars and leaving devastation similar to community's last flood in 2016

Trump says US team in NKorea planning summit with…

Trump says a U.S. team is in North Korea to "make arrangements for the Summit between Kim Jong Un and myself"

Police launch probe after video shows officer punching woman

Police have launched an investigation after video posted online shows an officer punching a woman on a beach in southern New Jersey

Are captive dolphins happy?

Scientists have been studying the welfare of captive dolphins.

A State of Emergency Has Been Declared as Flash…

Roaring flash floods struck a Maryland city Sunday that had been wracked by similar devastation two years ago, its main street turned into a raging river that reached the first floor of some buildings and swept away parked cars.

Science Could Bring the Endangered Northern White…

Scientists have sequenced the frozen DNA from a dozen northern white Rhinos and have found that the species could be saved. Tony Spitz has the details.

Conservative, leftist head to contentious runoff…

The conservative protégé of a powerful former president and a leftist former guerrilla who has galvanized voters with an anti-establishment message appear headed for what promises to be a polarizing run-off election for president in Colombia

Search for 14-month-old toddler to resume Monday

The western New York search for a 14-month-old boy whose mother's body was found enters its sixth day Monday

Falling oil prices weigh on S&P 500, Dow

The S&P 500 and Dow eased on Friday after a steep drop in oil prices pressured energy stocks. Fred Katayama reports.

'Solo' sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box…

The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" came in well below expectations with an $83.3 million opening weekend at the North American box office

Memorial honors WWII Navy men who died in…

A new memorial honors a dozen Navy men killed in an aircraft collision in Southern California while doing a training exercise during World War II

Former President George H.W. Bush Hospitalized

Former President George H.W. Bush went to the hospital for fatigue and low blood pressure, a spokesperson said Sunday.

FBI Says Reboot Your Internet Router ASAP

Reboot your internet router now. That's what the FBI is telling the users of some 500,000 devices believed to be infected with powerful Russian malware capable of intelligence-collecting, software monitoring, and disabling routers, according to the New York Times . Network technology company Cisco Systems and antivirus company Symantec first...

Oklahoma restaurant shooting victim in good…

An Oklahoma City hospital says a 12-year-old girl is recovering after being shot at a restaurant where the gunman was later shot dead by bystanders

Chelsea Clinton: Trump Has Exposed 'a Rot' in…

Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton took the opportunity of a sit-down with the Guardian to put in relatively blunt terms how she feels about current president and her mother's former opponent, Donald Trump. "I don’t agree with what he’s doing to degrade what it means to be an American," Clinton...

George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Maine

A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush says the 93-year-old has been hospitalized for low blood pressure and fatigue.

Power eludes Italy's populists, angry over…

Italy's president has vetoed a euro-skeptic choice for economy minister, foiling a populist bid to form a government.