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Midwestern states endure flash flooding, heat wave

Thunderstorms crawled across northern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin after flooding washed out roads and highways, and a heat wave sent temperatures into the high 90s elsewhere in the Midwest

5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in…

At least five people were killed and several others hurt as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas

Protections for immigrants erode under Trump…

Critics in the U.S. and abroad are railing against President Donald Trump's move separating immigrant parents from their children, but the situation has been brewing since Trump took office

Hawkish Duque poised to become Colombia's next…

Ivan Duque, the young conservative protege of a powerful former president, is poised to become Colombia's next leader after promising to roll back a still fragile peace accord

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King and queen of Spain visit 300-year-old San…

Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia are in San Antonio to celebrate the city's tricentennial and its roots as a Spanish colonial village

The Arab world's 'only gay radio station'

Tunisians are enjoying greater freedom since the 2011 revolution, and now gay rights activists hope they will also benefit.

A Law to Ban Upskirting in the U.K. Was Blocked

An attempt to make upskirting a criminal offense in the United Kingdom, punishable by up to two years in prison, has been blocked by a lawmaker in the ruling Conservative Party.

This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up With Sight, Sound…

The Sensorwake is a new alarm clock that uses a novel 3-pronged approach to wake you up. Tony Spitz has the details.

Trump adviser Roger Stone reveals new meeting…

Special counsel examining a previously undisclosed meeting between longtime Trump confidante Roger Stone and a Russian figure who allegedly tried to sell him dirt on Hillary Clinton

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Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22…

Authorities say a number of fistfights broke out at an all-night New Jersey arts festival and the event was on the verge of being shut down when gunfire erupted, killing a suspect and injuring 22 other people, some critically

Week ahead: testing times for trade, OPEC

Trade and tariffs roil markets as they face the fallout from Friday's US declaration of duties on $50 billion of Chinese goods. And, as David Pollard reports, uncertainty over OPEC's intentions will play through commodities as the cartel prepares to meet on Friday.

Egypt goalkeeper declines beer-sponsored World…

Voted man of the match, Egypt goalkeeper declines trophy sponsored by Budweiser on religious grounds

Sheriff says 5 killed when packed SUV fleeing Border Patrol agents crashes in South Texas

Sheriff says 5 killed when packed SUV fleeing Border Patrol agents crashes in South Texas

Ships Carrying More Than 600 Migrants Arrive In…

The Spanish Red Cross tweeted Sunday that it had treated dozens of people and transferred at least 44 to the hospital.

Check If You Were Related to a Pilgrim, the Easy…

Discovering if you're descended from the Pilgrims is "easier than ever." A new database offers for the first time online records on more than 59,450 fifth-generation descendants of the small group who sailed to the New World aboard the Mayflower in 1620. Of the roughly 132 passengers and crew,...

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Remnants of hurricane help crews in Colorado…

A welcome dose of rain spawned by a hurricane that churned through the Pacific has given a boost in the battle against two large wildfires in Colorado and Wyoming

He's Found Many Bodies. His No. 1 Case Is His…

Tim Miller—or, rather, the search-and-recovery organization he created—has found 238 bodies. His daughter's wasn't one of those. Miller founded Texas EquuSearch in 2000, some 16 years after his 16-year-old was murdered. On Sept. 10, 1984, Laura Miller headed to a gas station to use the payphone and vanished;...