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California utilities say wind-driven outages…

California utilities are restoring electricity after intentionally cutting it to tens of thousands of people because of extreme fire danger but high winds expected to sweep the area could see more outages

Q&A: What shoppers need to know about Sears…

What Sears and Kmart shoppers need to know about the bankruptcy

In Florida, determining hurricane death toll…

In Florida, determining how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael's rampage is proving somewhat elusive

China says internment camps are 'free vocational…

A senior Chinese official is describing the mass internment of ethnic minority Muslims in the country's far west as a system of vocational training centers that saves Muslims from the lure of religious extremism by giving them employable skills

The top 10 largest US Jackpots

The top 10 largest US Jackpots

Are crickets the food of the future?

A Vietnamese start-up is betting on crickets as a way of keeping a growing world population fed.

Australia Considers Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

Australia Considers Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

Odds Are Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Will Pick…

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are officially expecting, and all bets are on about what the baby’s name will be.

Mattis: Trump says defense chief's job is '100…

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says President Donald Trump has assured him he is "100 percent" safe in his job

Far from coast, rural counties also recovering…

In Hurricane Michael's aftermath much of the world's attention has been focused on Florida's battered coastal communities, but rural communities all the way to the Georgia and Alabama borders also felt its fury

U.S. companies pull out of Saudi conference

Ford, BlackRock, JPMorgan Chase and MasterCard are among many U.S. companies that pulled out of the "Future Investment Initiative" conference in Saudi Arabia. Fred Katayama reports.

Paul Allen's passions: Rock n' roll, sports and…

Personal computers, conservation, pro football, rock n' roll and rocket ships: Paul G. Allen pursued a wide range of philanthropic interests and passions after making his early mark co-founding Microsoft with childhood friend Bill Gates

After men's razors, Harry's launches shaving…

Harry's invites women to talk about hair with new shaving and body care brand Flamingo

Judge Dismisses Stormy Daniels' Defamation Suit…

Her lawyer filed to appeal the decision the same day.

Firms cite law in Missouri boat accident, seek…

Companies facing multiple lawsuits over a summer tourist boat accident in Missouri that killed 17 people are invoking an 1851 law that allows vessel owners to try to avoid or limit legal damages

The Amazon of its day, Sears' woes were years in…

How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen…

A spokeswoman says Republican Sen. Susan Collins has been cleared to stay in her Maine home while an investigation continues into a suspicious envelope

'Dark days' over: Gambia launches truth…

'Dark days' are over as Gambia launches truth, reconciliation commission to probe Jammeh era

Firefighters sue California gas company over massive leak

Firefighters who worked in and around the site of a massive October 2015 natural gas leak are suing the Southern California Gas Co., alleging the utility knowingly let them be exposed to dangerous levels of toxic chemicals

We ate chicken without harming the bird. Really

Can chicken nuggets grown in a lab actually taste like... well... chicken? The BBC's James Cook put JUST's chicken to the test.

Cherokee Nation Calls Elizabeth Warren's DNA Test…

The Cherokee Nation called Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test to prove her Native American ancestry “inappropriate and wrong” in a statement Monday.