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Saving pets: Program lends hand to low-income…

Atlanta's LifeLine Animal Project manages one of many Pets for Life programs that keep animals with their owners and out of crowded shelters across the country

Sackler money complicates donation policies for…

Sackler family money complicates donation policies for museums that rely on gifts from wealthy

Imelda could bring heavy rainfall, flooding to…

Tropical Storm Imelda is threatening to dump up to 18 inches of rain in parts of Southeast Texas and southwestern Louisiana over the next few days

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Saudi Arabia joins US-led maritime coalition…

Saudi Arabia says that it is joining a U.S.-led coalition to secure the Mideast's waterways after an attack targeting its crucial oil industry

California store paying $1.2M to settle sex-assault claims

A Northern California store as agreed to pay $1.2 million to settle claims that a supervisor sexually assaulted employees in a walk-in freezer

Saudi oil drone attack 'a blow for the world'

Attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities are an attack on the "whole world" the country says.

Netanyahu, rightist allies appear to fall short…

Partial results in Israel's national election indicate that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has fallen fell short of securing a parliamentary majority with his religious and nationalist allies in national elections

Bail hearing set for man charged in plane…

A bail hearing is set for a mechanic charged with sabotaging an American Airlines jetliner as part of a labor dispute

China releases stockpiled pork to cool price surge

China releases stockpiled pork to cool price surge ahead of Oct. 1 celebration of Communist Party's 70th anniversary in power

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Suspect in 4 Detroit killings could be charged…

Murder charges could be announced against man suspected of killing at least four women and stowing their bodies in vacant houses in Detroit

Study Finds 1 In 16 U.S. Women's First Sexual…

An analysis of 13,310 U.S. women between 18 and 44 found 6.5% of them were coerced or forced into their first sexual encounter.

Facebook auto-generating pages for Islamic State…

Whistleblower's complaint shows that Facebook has inadvertently provided extremist groups Islamic State and al-Qaida with a networking and recruitment tool by producing dozens of pages in their names

Worker who herded people out before explosion is…

A police chief says a fast-thinking maintenance manager saved lives by evacuating employees before a building was leveled by an explosion that left him gravely injured

Trial of 2 underway in 2015 murder of 9-year-old…

A prosecutor in the trial of two men charged in the 2015 slaying of a 9-year-old Chicago boy noted the victim brought a basketball to a park while his alleged killers 'brought guns'

Lawyer: Chicago archdiocese paid $80M to clients…

An attorney for victims of sexual abuse by clergy says the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago has paid $80 million in settlements to clients represented by his law firm alone since 2001

Bermuda gets ready for pass by Category 3 Hurricane Humberto

People on Bermuda are getting ready for an expected close brush with Hurricane Humberto, a powerful Category 3 storm that caused authorities on the British Atlantic island to order early closings of schools, transportation and government offices Wednesday

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Car smashes into lobby of Trump Plaza in New York

Police say a car has smashed through the glass-doored front lobby of the Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, New York