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Only on AP: Abrams prepares push for new Georgia…

Democrat Stacey Abrams is considering an unprecedented legal challenge in the unresolved Georgia governor's race that could leave the state's Supreme Court deciding whether to force another round of voting

Remembering the sweet life of a town wiped out by…

Paradise, California, reduced to ash in deadly wildfire, was everything its name implies: charming, friendly and historic.

Fire death toll hits 63; sheriff says hundreds…

At least 63 are now dead from a Northern California wildfire, and officials say they have a missing persons list with 631 names on it in an ever-evolving accounting of the missing

South American circus lions still unsettled in South Africa

More than two-dozen lions that were rescued from South American circuses and transferred to a South African big cat refuge could be on the move again after a legal dispute

Bernie Sanders Goes After the 'Wealthiest Family…

The bigger they come, the harder Bernie Sanders will go after them, apparently. The senator from Vermont, whose recent campaign to improve conditions for Amazon workers led to the company raising its minimum wage to $15 , now has Walmart in his sights, CNN reports. The independent senator, who calls the...

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'Bleeping' parrot sparks 999 call-out

Fire crews "amazed" by parrot's alarm impression after emergency alert.

North Korea Says It Has Tested a Newly Developed…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un observed the successful test of an unspecified “newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon,” state media reported Friday.

You Can Thank Mom And Dad For Your Coffee…

There are coffee drinkers and then there are coffee lovers. Buzz60's Angeli Kakade has the story.

Number Missing in Fire Jumps Dramatically

The list of people unaccounted for in the Camp Fire rose dramatically from 297 to 631 Thursday—and while many of them may be people who failed to contact loved ones after evacuating, authorities fear the death toll is also going to jump. "The level of chaos we were dealing...

France hopes to lure crypto-issuers with Gallic…

With hundreds of cryptocurrencies being issued every month, countries face a choice: ban them, leave them unregulated, or come up with rules to tame them. As Julian Satterthwaite reports, Paris is doing just that.

Police: 1 dead in wrong-way crash on Interstate 85

The North Carolina Highway Patrol says 1 person dead after a crash involving a wrong-way driver on Interstate 85

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FCC Lets SpaceX Increase Its Global Broadband…

The FCC will let SpaceX launch nearly 12,000 satellites into low-earth orbit for its global broadband internet project.

Midterm Turnout Broke Record

Americans were definitely fired up for this year's midterm elections: Turnout was almost 50%, the highest for a midterm since 1914—which the BBC points out was so long ago it was six years prior to women gaining the right to vote. The 49.2% turnout rivaled that of some...

California GOP ponders way forward after stunning…

A string of stunning losses has set off a fresh round of Republican soul-searching in California, where the party has been drifting toward irrelevance for years

Florida school massacre: Panel to look at medical…

Commission investigating Florida school massacre expected at hearing Friday to learn more about medical response to the rampage

UK's May appeals to public on Brexit, braces for…

British Prime Minister Theresa May is appealing directly to voters to back her Brexit plan, as she waits to see whether rivals within her party have gained enough support to launch a leadership challenge

US fails to weaken UN references to sexual health

The United States has failed in an attempt to water down references to "sexual and reproductive health" in a proposed U.N. resolution despite support from China and many Islamic countries

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Nicaragua's human rights 'in crisis'

The international community needs to pay attention to human rights in Nicaragua, says Mr Maradiaga.

New Zealand Police Found a Record Amount of…

New Zealand police have made the country’s largest cocaine seizure, with 190 kilograms (418 pounds) of the drug found in a container of bananas shipped from Panama.