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Trudeau can look to US politicians amid brownface…

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau need only look to the United States for lessons on how to survive the furor over a photo of him in brownface at a costume party nearly two decades ago

'Why I recover the bodies of the drowned'

Keith Cormican has travelled as far as Nepal to recover the bodies of drowning victims. A personal tragedy spurred him to do this.

North Carolina donor wants political bribery case dropped

Lawyers for the North Carolina insurance magnate charged with trying to bribe the state's top insurance regulator say the case should be dismissed because he was exercising his right to support elected officials who were responsive to constituents

US stock indexes edge higher as early rally loses…

U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in afternoon trading after an early rally lost some of its strength

Interior Dept. Transferring Public Land For…

The 560 acres being transferred to the U.S. Army include parts of New Mexico, California and Arizona.

Walgreens, Google affiliate to test drone deliveries

Walgreens and a Google affiliate are testing drone deliveries that can put drugstore products on customer doorsteps minutes after being ordered

Hurricane rips roofs, cuts power in Bermuda, but…

Hurricane Humberto has blown off rooftops, toppled trees and knocked out power in the British Atlantic island of Bermuda

'This is about who holds power in this country'

Joanna Cherry SNP and Jolyon Maugham QC were booed by pro-Brexit demonstrators outside the Supreme Court.

Trump says gun negotiations going 'very slowly'

President Donald Trump is pouring cold water on prospects for a bipartisan compromise on gun legislation, even as Attorney General William Barr circulates a draft plan on Capitol Hill to expand background checks

Walmart CEO McMillon named Business Roundtable…

The Business Roundtable selects Walmart CEO Doug McMillon as its new chairman

Trump Administration To Slap San Francisco With…

“They have to clean it up. We can’t have our cities going to hell," President Trump told reporters while discussing the San Francisco's homelessness.

Facebook CEO visits lawmakers amid push for tech…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers in Washington to discuss regulation of the tech industry, including the companies' collection of users' personal data on their platforms.

The Latest: Czech company: Our engine wasn't used…

A Czech company whose small jet engine is believed to have been used in a cruise missile that attacked a key Saudi Arabian oil installation says it was a low-quality copy, not their genuine product

Man stops rainforest mega-dam

Peter Kallang has been awarded a top environmental prize for leading a successful campaign to stop a mega-dam being built in Borneo's rainforest.

Melania Trump cuts ribbon on reopened Washington…

Melania Trump is helping to reopen the refurbished Washington Monument

Iran envoy: 'All-out war' to result if hit for…

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning that any US or Saudi military strike on Iran will result in 'all-out war'