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'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over…

An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents

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

South Korea says US drills suspended to aid talks…

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

Police: Mississippi man beat neighbor over lawn mowing job

A Mississippi man is accused of beating a man with a hammer and an ax handle

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.

Chadwick Boseman Gives His MTV Movie Award for…

Chadwick Boseman gave his 2018 MTV Movie and TV Award to a real-life superhero.

Baby Born on Train Gets Free Rides for Quarter of…

While having your kids duck the turnstile is one way parents reduce their public transit costs, apparently, another is just to give birth to them on the train.

In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs…

A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war

Rising rapper Jimmy Wopo shot dead in Pittsburgh

Up-and-coming rapper Jimmy Wopo shot and killed in Pittsburgh, second person hospitalized in stable condition

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.

Firefighters suspended for making porn at firehouse

Too hot to handle: Ohio officials place two firefighters on leave for allegedly making pornographic videos at a firehouse

Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Bill Meant To Keep…

A "zero-tolerance" policy announced in April has led to at least 2,000 migrant children being separated from their guardians.

IBM pits computer against human debaters

IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years

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

Engine catches fire on plane with Saudi WCup team, none hurt

Officials say an engine of a Russian airplane carrying Saudi Arabia's soccer team to a World Cup host city caught fire during landing, but nobody was hurt