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New Survey: Over 1 billion small arms in world, up from 2007

A new survey of small arms estimates there are over one billion legal and illicit firearms in the world today including an overwhelming 857 million in civilian hands _ with American men and women the dominant owners

After gunfire at art event, leaders urge it be…

New Jersey's governor is urging the capital city of Trenton to keep holding its annual all-night arts festival despite the outbreak of violence at this year's event

Attorney: Roller coaster riders will have…

An attorney for three passengers who were riding a Florida roller coaster when it derailed last week says his clients could have lifelong injuries

Greek far-right lawmaker arrested on treason-linked charges

Greek anti-terrorism police in Athens have arrested an extreme far-right lawmaker on treason-linked charges, more than two days after he evaded arrest by speeding past a series of police highway checkpoints

Panel: Nuclear contamination found on worker at weapons lab

A report says a safety panel discovered radioactive contamination on a worker's hands and other places at a nuclear weapons lab in New Mexico _ the latest safety lapse at the facility as it ramps up work with nuclear material

The girls who defied IS

The story of how a group of girls in Syria defied the Islamic State Group to get the education it denied them.

Nearly 2,000 Children Have Been Separated From…

Nearly 2,000 children were separated from their families during a six-week period in April and May, as the Trump Administration cracked down on illegal immigration with a “zero-tolerance” policy of separating families at the border

Don't Make These Mistakes When Asking For a Raise

Career experts give the down low on the dos and don'ts of asking for a raise. Tony Spitz has the details.

Grassley: Justice Dept. has a 'serious…

The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem."

Death attributed to flooding in northern Wisconsin

Widespread flooding in parts of northern Wisconsin is being blamed for at least one death

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.

Idaho coroner: 4 people died in 7-vehicle crash

Authorities say four people are dead after seven vehicles collided in a chain reaction crash near Boise on Saturday

Video Game Loot Boxes Hook Players The Same Way…

Loot boxes meet the same "psychological criteria" that gambling does, and they're only getting more popular.

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create…

President Donald Trump is announcing that he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space

Immigrant kids seen held in fenced cages at…

Hundreds of unaccompanied child immigrants arrested at the U.S. border with Mexico are being held in cages created with metal fencing at a family detention facility in McAllen, Texas

Prosecutor: Mobster afraid nightclub owner would…

A federal prosecutor is urging jurors to convict an elderly former New England Mafia boss in the killing of a nightclub owner in 1993

Rendell, ex-Pennsylvania governor, says he has…

Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell says he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

UN says over 25,000 people fled Yemen fighting at Hodeida

The U.N. spokesman says tens of thousands of residents have fled the fighting along Yemen's western coastline where the Saudi-led coalition backing Yemeni fighters are engaged in fierce battles with Iranian-backed Houthis rebels