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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

Life sentences given to man convicted in couple's slaying

A man convicted in the case of a couple who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in a 2007 carjacking in Tennessee is going to prison having heard emotional testimony from the victims' relatives

'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.

Court suspends key permits for planned Minnesota copper mine

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has suspended two key permits for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine ahead of a hearing next month

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

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

Interior Dept. Transferring Public Land For…

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

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

The Latest: Hearing begins in California…

A preliminary hearing has begun in the case of a 20-year-old man accused of opening fire in a Southern California synagogue in April, killing a woman and injuring three other people

'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.

Next-generation F-35 fighter jets go to National Guard unit

The Vermont Air National Guard has taken delivery of the first two of what will become 20 F-35 fighter aircraft, the first guard unit to receive the next-generation fighter

Walmart CEO McMillon named Business Roundtable…

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

Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Glacier parks allow e-bikes

National Park Service officials say electric bicycles are now allowed in Yellowstone, Grand Teton and Glacier national parks, along with Wyoming's National Elk Refuge

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.

Huawei debuts phone without Google apps as US…

Huawei is launching a new flagship smartphone that will run on the Chinese tech giant's own version of Google's Android operating system because of U.S. export sanctions

Toppled Tunisian ruler Zine El Abidine Ben Ali…

Tunisia's autocratic ruler Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, toppled in 2011, dies at age 83

Officer who guarded El Chapo's wife arrested in drug sting

A New York City police officer who moonlighted as a bodyguard for the wife of convicted Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been arrested in a drug sting