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Big rise in US mass shooting tips poses challenge…

A big rise in mass shooting tips poses challenge for police after gunmen kill 34 in California, Ohio and Texas

GM electric car push could mean fewer and lower…

General Motors' transition from gas-powered vehicles to an all-electric future is becoming an issue in contract talks aimed at ending a six-day-old strike by union workers that has paralyzed the company's factories

Trial to start for Georgia cop who shot naked…

A police officer responding to a call of a naked man behaving erratically outside an Atlanta area apartment complex arrived on the scene, exited his vehicle and shot the man almost immediately

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Beer flows as overcrowded Oktoberfest opens in…

The first keg has been tapped and the beer is flowing as the 186th Oktoberfest gets underway in Munich

City to pay Republican National Convention protester $50K

An attorney for a protester arrested during the 2016 Republican National Convention says Cleveland will pay his client $50,000 to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit

Youth leaders at UN demand bold climate change action

Fresh off a climate strike that took hundreds of thousands of young people out of classrooms and into the streets globally, youth leaders are at the United Nations to demand radical action to fight climate change

UK government urged to help save Thomas Cook…

The British government is being urged to step in and prevent Thomas Cook, one of the world's oldest and largest travel companies, from going bust

Deputies say South Carolina shooting leaves 2 dead, 8 hurt

Authorities say a shooting at a bar in South Carolina leaves two people dead and eight injured

WSJ: Trump Asked Ukraine's President To…

The Wall Street Journal reports President Trump asked Ukraine's president "about eight times" to investigate Joe Biden's son.

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In a small county, a good leader is hard to find…

South Carolina's smallest county is once again breaking in new leader, and finding a talented administrator is often a challenge

Court Denies Parole to 'Rehabilitated' Manson…

Looks like no one's getting parole this week. The latest to find out she won't be leaving prison: Manson follower Leslie Van Houten. The Los Angeles Times reports that a California appellate court rejected the 70-year-old's latest bid for freedom, citing the "extreme gravity" of the crime she was put...

Biden to Trump: Make Your Call With Ukraine Public

On Friday, the Wall Street Journal wandered into the fray of the Trump whistleblower flap , backing up unconfirmed reports that what set off the hubbub was a July phone call between President Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. The Journal reported that Trump "repeatedly" asked Zelensky to work with attorney...

Hong Kong protesters, police face off in renewed…

Protesters in Hong Kong have thrown gasoline bombs and police fired tear gas in renewed clashes over anti-government grievances

In This State, 2nd Death From a Mosquito-Borne Killer

A second person has died in Massachusetts from a rare mosquito-carried virus. CNN reports the patient, said by the state's Department of Health to be a man from Bristol County in his 70s, was the commonwealth's 10th confirmed human case of Eastern equine encephalitis, caused by a virus that leads...

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Antonio Brown cut by Patriots amid sexual…

The New England Patriots have released receiver Antonio Brown after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct

PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the…

PHOTOS: Firefighters douse the embers of a forest fire in Indonesia; protesters in Santiago, Chile call for action on climate change as part of a global demonstration; and a hunter walks along a mountainside in Switzerland.

U.S. Grants Tariff Exemptions For Hundreds Of…

​The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said it's temporarily exempting 437 types of Chinese products from tariffs.