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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Audio of children provokes outrage over separation at US-Mexico border; Kim Jong Un visits China to discuss next steps on nukes; South Korea says joint military drills with US suspended to aid talks with North

Retrial set to begin for ex-New York Senate…

A retrial is set to begin for ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges

Veteran journalist named top editor of Los…

The Los Angeles Times says veteran journalist Norman Pearlstine has been named its new executive editor

Fire-hit Glasgow art school landmark may be…

The head of Glasgow City Council says the remains of the city's fire-ravaged art school appear to be structurally solid and it's hoped the facade of the world-renowned building can be saved

Indiana trooper wins praise for stopping too slow driver

An Indiana State Police trooper who tweeted a photo of a vehicle he stopped for driving too slowly in the left lane is enjoying widespread praise online.

Will Norway's electric transport take off?

An battery-powered plane is Norway's latest part of the country’s plan to combat climate change.

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Will Visit China…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is making a two-day visit to Beijing starting Tuesday and is expected to discuss with Chinese leaders his next steps after his nuclear summit with President Donald Trump last week.

How to Control Your Hot Temper at Work

According to Moneyish… a new survey showed 52 percent of workers had a hot temper on the job.

S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks…

South Korea says it believes the suspension of military drills with the U.S. in August will help maintain momentum in talks with North Korea on ending its nuclear program

Sheriff: 1 dead, 2 wounded in apparent argument over a dog

A Florida sheriff says an apparent "argument over a dog" led to a shooting that killed a 22-year-old man and wounded two others

BJ's Wholesale values itself at up to $2.2 bln

BJ's Wholesale expects to price its initial public offering between $15 and $17 a share, valuing the warehouse club operator at up to $2.2 billion. Fred Katayama reports.

Trump administration to propose 'association health plans'

Trump administration prepares to announce a new insurance option for small firms and self-employed people

Suspects who dumped an alligator inside Florida Wawa sought

Florida authorities are searching for two suspects after an injured alligator was dumped in a Wawa store

Trump Is Threatening To Impose More Tariffs…

The White House said Monday that President Trump is now considering imposing a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.

Elon Musk: Rogue Employee Wrought 'Extensive…

Never a dull moment for Elon Musk: The Tesla CEO warned all employees Monday that a saboteur inside the company had caused "quite extensive and damaging sabotage to our operations," reports Reuters . "This included making direct code changes to the Tesla Manufacturing Operating System under false usernames and exporting large...

Death, washed-out roads amid flooding in Upper…

Flash flooding in the Upper Midwest is being blamed for at least one death and widespread damage

Police identify gunman killed by bystander in…

Tim Day has been identified as the armed suspect killed by a bystander Sunday in a Walmart parking lot in Washington state

Report says over 1 billion small arms in world…

A new survey says there are more than 1 billion firearms in the world today, and that 46 percent of the 393 million civilian-held firearms are owned by Americans

UN chief: Highest number of conflicts globally in…

The U.N. secretary-general says the number of countries involved in "violent conflicts" is the highest in 30 years, while the number of people killed in conflicts has risen tenfold since 2005