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Trial begins for ex-Dallas cop who shot neighbor…

Opening statements are set to begin in the murder trial of a white former police officer accused of shooting her black neighbor in his apartment

Reports: Some WeWork directors seek to remove CEO

Some members of the WeWork board plan to push WeWork CEO Adam Neumann to give up his position, according to media reports

3 dead, 4 hospitalized in suspected drug overdose

Pittsburgh police say three people are dead and four others are hospitalized in what they believe to be a mass drug overdose

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The Latest: Tropical storms approaching Puerto Rico, Bermuda

Tropical Storm Karen moving closer to Puerto Rico and the U.S. and British Virgin Islands while Tropical Storm Jerry heads nearer to Bermuda

Batman fans celebrate superhero's 80th birthday

The "Bat-Signal" has been beamed on buildings across the world to mark the anniversary.

UK says Iran responsible for attack on Saudi oil…

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson says Britain has concluded Iran was responsible for attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, and the UK will consider taking part in a US-led military effort to bolster the Gulf kingdom's defenses

Florida man charged with making racist threats asks for bond

A Florida man charged with cyberstalking and making racist threats against a black activist in Virginia to interfere with his plans to run for office is asking to be released on bond

The Latest: Greeks worry about impact of Thomas Cook failure

Greece's Tourism Minister says about 50,000 Thomas Cook customers are currently in Greece, and about 22,000 of them are expected to be flown home over the next three days

Pence takes first motorcade on Michigan's Mackinac Island

Vice President Mike Pence scored a first when he took a motorcade to a speech on Michigan's picturesque Mackinac Island, drawing some criticism on social media

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'Downton Abbey' Beats Brad Pitt And Sly Stallone…

The crossover from television phenomenon to feature film can be a difficult one but 'Downton Abbey' has nailed it so far.

Australia uses new technology to catch drivers on…

An Australian state is attempting to persuade the public to put down their smartphones while driving by rolling out cameras to prosecute distracted motorists

Why One Man Didn't Make It Out of a Maryland…

In April, Daniel Beckwitt was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter and second-degree, "depraved heart" murder in the death of Askia Khafra and later sentenced to 9 years . It was a headline-grabbing case: The 21-year-old died in a fire at Beckwitt's Bethesda, Maryland, home, where Khafra had been toiling away underground,...

An Affair, Then Murder on an Iowa Hog Farm

On Nov. 10 of last year, an Iowa man called 911 around noon. Todd Mullis said he sent his 13-year-old son to check on his wife, and the boy found Amy Mullis in a shed at their Earlville hog farm with a corn rake impaled in her back. She was...

On an Island of No Cars, Pence Brought His…

Motorized vehicles have been banned on Michigan's Mackinac Island for 121 years—but you wouldn't know it by the eight-vehicle motorcade that carried Vice President Mike Pence to a Republican leadership conference at the Grand Hotel on Saturday. That naturally set off a flurry of wagging fingers—and comparisons to...

France says top issue is de-escalation _ not US-Iran talks

France's top diplomat says the most pressing issue following attacks on key Saudi Arabian oil installations is not a meeting between the leaders of the United States and Iran but whether it's possible to de-escalate the current "dangerous" situation

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Hong Kong protests: China flag trampled

A Chinese flag was desecrated at a protest at a shopping mall on the 16th weekend of anti-government protests.