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Immigrant charged with murder of Iowa college…

Authorities said they have charged a man in the U.S. illegally with murder in the death of an Iowa college student who disappeared while jogging in a rural area

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty in hush-money…

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and "fixer," has pleaded guilty to campaign-finance violations and other charges, saying he and Trump arranged the payment of hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and a former Playboy model

The Latest: Man charged in Tibbetts' death was…

A federal agency says a man charged with killed an Iowa college student is a citizen from Mexico who was in the country illegally

Strong quake rocks Venezuela; buildings evacuated…

A powerful earthquake has shaken eastern Venezuela, causing buildings to be evacuated in the capital of Caracas

Black girl expelled over hairstyle; School policy blasted

Video of a young black girl leaving her New Orleans area Catholic school in tears after being told her hair extensions violated school policy is prompting social media comments from thousands of people _ many expressing puzzlement or outrage

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Raab: EU citizens can stay even with no deal

Dominic Raab says the government would "move swiftly" to secure the position of EU nationals living in the UK even without a Brexit deal.

Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty to Campaign Finance…

President Donald Trump’s former longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen, appeared in a federal courtroom in Manhattan Tuesday to plead guilty to eight charges of campaign finance, bank fraud and tax evasion charges.

This Cute Baby Was Born on Board a Coast Guard…

If you think riding in a helicopter is a rare occasion, what about being born in one?

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort guilty…

The jury in the financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort wants to know what to do if it cannot reach a consensus for a single count in the case

Confederate toppling looms over debate about…

Toppling of Confederate statue in North Carolina could make it harder to negotiate a resolution to the fate of other such monuments in the state

S&P rises to record high

The benchmark S&P 500 touched a record high on Tuesday and equaled its longest-ever bull-market run, as stocks rose on encouraging earnings reports. Fred Katayama reports.

Nielsen's top programs for Aug. 13-19

A list of the top 20 prime-time programs in the Nielsen ratings for Aug. 13-19

Supporters of woman facing deportation go on hunger strike

Relatives and other supporters of an immigrant from Bangladesh are on a 43-hour hunger strike in Connecticut to protest her deportation

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Trump's Proposed Emissions Rules Show The Shift…

The Environmental Protection agency estimates that by 2030, its plan can reduce greenhouse gas emissions by about 34 percent below 2005 levels.

Microsoft's anti-hacking efforts make it an…

Microsoft's anti-hacking efforts make company into a kind of internet cop

Rapper Post Malone's jet lands safely after 2…

Rapper Post Malone is thanking fans for their prayers now that his private jet that blew two tires taking off from a small New Jersey airport has landed safely in upstate New York

Father-in-law glares at Colorado man accused of…

A Colorado man tells a judge he understands he has been charged with killing his pregnant wife and two young daughters and then hiding their bodies in an oil field

Crews recover body of man swept away in Wisconsin…

Searchers have recovered the body of a man who was wrenched away from would-be rescuers during flash flooding in Wisconsin's capital city

Computer system glitch halts trains to and from Amsterdam

Trains in and around Amsterdam and its busy airport have been halted by a problem with one of the rail operator's traffic management systems, stranding thousands of passengers

Video figures in Penn State frat death…

Security camera footage from the night a pledge suffered fatal injuries inside a Penn State fraternity house is again key evidence as prosecutors seek to convince a judge they have enough evidence to send charges to county court for trial

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How far will these eagles spread their wings?

There's hopes that a new project in Scotland will re-introduce Golden Eagles in England and Wales.

Former Cy Young Winner Roy Halladay Dies in Plane…

Former Major League pitcher Roy Halladay has died after his plane crashed off Florida's Gulf Coast in Pasco County on Tuesday. He was 40 years old.