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Kim rides horse on sacred peak, vows to fight US…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to surmount U.S.-led sanctions on his country in state media reports alongside evocative propaganda images of him riding a white horse on a sacred mountain

Virtual reality experience of the Mayflower…

Virtual reality experience of the Mayflower Autonomous Ship

Health warning lifted over fire at California oil…

Authorities have lifted shelter-in-place orders for some 12,000 people in Northern California after containment of a fire at a fuel storage facility that sent up a huge cloud of smoke

Brexit talks don't get breakthrough, continue on…

European Union and British negotiators failed to get a breakthrough in the Brexit talks during a frantic all-night session and will continue seeking a compromise on the eve of Thursday's crucial EU summit

Toxic PCBs linger in schools; EPA, lawmakers fail…

Tens of thousands of schools may be contaminated with toxic PCBs banned 40 years ago over concerns about cancer and other illnesses Yet EPA and Congress have failed to come up with plan, money to help schools assess risks

Washington Roundup: Politicians Respond To Syria…

President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria is proving unpopular on both sides of the aisle.

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Asian shares rise after Wall Street gain on solid…

Asian shares mostly higher after Wall Street gains driven by healthy US earnings reports

Former Thomas Cook staff back at work

Former Thomas Cook staff go back to work in their travel shops.

In Oklahoma, governor tests power of tribal…

An agreement between Oklahoma and the Native American tribes to expand gambling 15 years ago has resulted in an economic boon for both

Australia wants trade deals with Hong Kong…

Australia's trade minister says he wants bilateral free trade deals with Hong Kong, Indonesia and Peru to take effect early next year, adding that the Hong Kong treaty supports its unique status within China

Crossover artist Lauren Daigle reigns at Dove…

Grammy-winning singer Lauren Daigle reigned at the 50th annual Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards, winning artist of the year, song of the year and pop/contemporary album of the year

London Bans All Protests Linked To Climate Group…

The Metropolitan Police Service said protesters were made aware of the new changes, but that didn't stop them from demonstrating anyway.

Lawmakers: Tech giants have given some of documents sought

Lawmakers investigating the market dominance of Big Tech say they've received part of the information they requested from Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple, and expect to get the rest soon.

2 questioned in Ala. girl's abduction charged in…

A man and a woman questioned by police in an Alabama girl's kidnapping are arrested on unrelated charges

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My way to stop boardroom infighting

CEO Gordon Wilson says his way to stop execs infighting is for people to open up about themselves.

Minnesota boy, 6, goes missing after getting off school bus

Authorities in Minnesota are searching for a 6-year-old boy who has been missing since getting off the school bus with his siblings

As NBA-China tweet rift continues, James enters…

The Rockets are not engaging in the conversation on LeBron James's criticism of Houston general manager Daryl Morey's tweet in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for…

The police chief in Fort Worth, Texas, says there was "absolutely no excuse" for a white officer's killing of a black woman in her home

Pelosi Says House Won't Hold Full Vote On…

Pelosi said: "We're not here to call bluffs. We're here to find the truth, to uphold the Constitution of the United States."

Intel to pay $5M to settle pay discrimination allegations

The U.S. Department of Labor says it has settled with chip maker Intel Corp. for $5 million over pay discrimination against female, African American and Hispanic employees

The Latest: Tumultuous council meeting after…

Dozens of people crowded Fort Worth's City Council chamber and hundreds more shouted outside to call for justice after the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

Ecuadorean capital turns into battleground

Ecuador sees another day of unrest as protests continue in Quito over the government fuel price hikes.

Private Dallas university evacuates campus after bomb threat

A private university in Dallas cancelled classes and evacuated its campus of about 4,800 students after a threatening message was received that prompted a lockdown

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Organizers of popular Iowa bike ride cut ties with newspaper

Organizers of the popular summer bike ride across Iowa are cutting ties with its longtime sponsor, the Des Moines Register, amid backlash over the newspaper's handling of a story

Pence, Giuliani And White House Budget Office…

​They had until Oct. 15 to hand over documents related to President Trump's communications with Ukraine.