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Online ordering boom gives rise to virtual…

Thousands of restaurants are experimenting with virtual spin-offs as they try to capitalize on the rising popularity of online ordering

4 more parents to plead guilty in college…

Four more parents are pleading guilty in the college admissions bribery scandal

Report: US public land workers assaulted…

A Congressional watchdog agency says federal employees overseeing U.S. public lands were assaulted or threatened at least 360 times over a five-year period

Bolivia's Evo Morales likely forced to…

President Evo Morales has come out ahead in the first round of Bolivia's presidential election, but appears to have failed to get enough votes to avoid the first runoff in his nearly 14 years in power

Wreckage found in search for small plane near airport

Authorities say they've found wreckage during a search for a small plane that disappeared near a busy North Carolina airport

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Water cannon hits mosque amid Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong police say the water cannon "accidentally" hit the mosque while firing at protesters.

Castro says he needs $800,000 in 10 days or…

Former Housing Secretary Julián Castro announces he needs to raise $800,000 in the next 10 days or he'll drop out of the presidential race

Court upholds dismissal of indictment in couple's killing

The Georgia Supreme Court upheld the dismissal of a murder indictment against a man accused of killing a couple who believed they were meeting him to buy a replica of a 1966 Mustang convertible

Oklahoma City officer charged with murder goes on trial

Jury selection has begun in the trial of an Oklahoma City police officer who fatally shot a suicidal man who was apparently trying to set himself on fire

Lebanese Government Discusses Economic Reform…

What started as a protest over a proposed tax evolved into a sweeping push for total reform.

Researchers find second warship from WWII Battle…

A group of deep-sea researchers looking for sunken World War II ships have found a second Japanese aircraft carrier that went down in the Pacific during the historic Battle of Midway

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Companies reach $260 million deal to settle…

The nation's three largest drug distributors and a drugmaker have reached a $260 million deal to settle a lawsuit related to the nation's opioid crisis

Tornado rips through Dallas; 1 dead in Arkansas…

A tornado ripped through the Dallas area, causing damage to homes and businesses and knocking out electricity to tens of thousands of people

Stocks rise as investors focus on earnings…

U.S. stocks rose in early trading on Wall Street as investors remain focused on corporate earnings

UK Commons speaker deals new blow to Johnson's…

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan to lead Britain out of the European Union at the end of this month hit another roadblock when the speaker of the House of Commons rejected his attempt to hold a new vote of lawmakers on his Brexit divorce deal

Authorities charge officer who opened fire on couple's car

A Connecticut police officer who opened fire on an unarmed couple's car and wounded a 22-year-old woman has been charged with felony assault and reckless endangerment

Black hole scientist bounces back from trolling

Katie Bouman's photo of the moment she saw her first black hole image went viral - but it wasn't all good.

Dalio meeting opened to public, then closed for executive session

Indiana police shoot man after high-speed chase ends in fire

Northern Indiana police say officers shot a man following a high-speed pursuit that ended when his vehicle and a police car burst into flames

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Artist sues over Missouri's 'Indian-made' law

A California woman is suing over a Missouri law that says only artists from federally recognized tribes can market their creations as "Indian-made."

U.S. Defense Secretary Visits Afghanistan To…

President Trump had cut off negotiations last month after the Taliban claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul.