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Authorities: Los Angeles deputy lied about being shot

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says a deputy who claimed he was shot in a station parking lot earlier this week was lying

Young Americans embrace socialism, even among…

A wave of young Americans is beginning to openly embrace socialism

US exports to lobster-loving China go off cliff…

America's lobster exports to China have fallen off a cliff this year as new retaliatory tariffs shift seafood business north to Canada

The Latest: Merkel says worth seizing chance to…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says it's worth taking every opportunity to avoid a further escalation of the standoff over Iran's nuclear program

Man dies in after taken in custody by Oklahoma City police

Police in Oklahoma City say a man has died after he was handcuffed and taken into custody

EU 'willing to listen' to Johnson's Brexit plan

Donald Tusk says the EU will consider the PM's Brexit ideas - as long as they are "realistic".

High-stakes gamble: Iranian envoy gets surprise G…

A top Iranian official paid an unannounced visit Sunday to the G-7 summit and was headed to the building where leaders of the world's major democracies have been debating for nearly 24 hours over how to handle to country's nuclear ambitions

Gas explosion in Maryland badly damages shopping…

A powerful gas explosion badly damages shopping center in Maryland but no injuries were immediately reported

Correction: Red Flag Laws story

Trump Administration Plans To Reopen U.S…

The State Department said reopening a consulate in Greenland is part of a plan to increase the U.S.'s presence in the Danish territory.

Astronomer: 'Magic' nights make Hawaii best…

Backers of a proposed giant telescope insist that Hawaii is the best place for their $1.4 billion instrument despite protests by Native Hawaiian opponents

Race and the death penalty: Arguments ongoing in…

Four death row prisoners will argue to North Carolina's highest court that racial bias so infected their trials that they should be resentenced to life in prison as attorneys revive arguments about a repealed law on race and capital punishment.

New online tool to track Chicago gun suspects…

A dispute over an online Chicago police database that keeps track of people accused of gun-related crimes stems from a larger disagreement over changes to the city's bond system

Mexico Finds Son Wanted in Deaths of ex-NFL…

The son of a former NFL player and his wife who were found dead in their home has been arrested in Mexico after a manhunt. Dylan Bennett had called a sheriff in Minnesota on Saturday to say he was going to turn himself in to the FBI, ABC reports. But...

AP Interview: Sudan PM seeks end to country's…

AP Interview: Sudan's new prime minister says ending his country's international pariah status and drastically cutting military spending are prerequisites for rescuing a faltering economy

Tropical storm warning issued for Barbados as Dorian nears

The government of Barbados has issued a tropical storm warning as the fourth tropical storm of this year's Atlantic hurricane season gets closer to the Lesser Antilles

Indigenous wellness 'helps heal historical trauma'

A Native American movement is encouraging indigenous people to reconnect with their ancestral practices.

While Italian pols fight, finance minister tries to reassure

Italy's economy minister is trying to reassure markets as political leaders squabble in uphill dealings for a new government

Texas trooper dies months after being shot at crash scene

A state trooper has died more than four months after he was shot while investigating a vehicle collision in South Texas

Man charged with murder in shooting of Illinois…

A man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of an Illinois state trooper who was shot while serving a search warrant

DOJ Says Psychologist Removed Epstein From…

The Justice Department confirmed that ​Epstein was initially placed on suicide watch in July, after he was found unconscious in his cell.