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  • Suspect in Houston-area deputy's death had mental evaluation

    HOUSTON – The man accused of shooting and killing a suburban Houston officer has a history of mental illness and once lived in a homeless shelter, aut ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Legal experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far

    WASHINGTON – Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action against Hillary Clinton or her top aides in connection wit ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • EU struggles for answers as migrant influx raises tensions

    BRUSSELS – French and German leaders reminded other European countries Monday of their shared responsibility toward refugees, as one official blamed h ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • In Alaska, Obama depicts stark future without climate action

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Submerged countries, abandoned cities and floods of refugees await the world barring urgent action on climate change, President Ba ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 31; Last Titanic lunch menu going to auction

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 6:31 am
  • Doubts about China's economic leadership sap confidence

    WASHINGTON – The fear that gripped financial markets this month is a stark one: That China’s economy might be slipping into a decline that could persi ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge

    SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank – The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultra ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Malaysian PM pours scorn on huge rally demanding he quit

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poured scorn Sunday on a huge two-day rally that brought together tens of thou ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Hurricane Ignacio weakens as it moves closer to Hawaii

    KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii – Greg Colden, a farmer on Hawaii's Big Island, said he is most worried about the damage that more rain and sustained winds could ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Trump’s mass deportation idea was tried in the 1930s

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Service pays tribute to slain TV reporter, cameraman

    ROANOKE, Va. – Community religious leaders gathered Sunday to remember 24-year-old reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward, the two ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Hungary detains 5th suspect in truck deaths of 71 in Austria

    BUDAPEST, Hungary – A fifth man suspected of being involved in the deaths of 71 migrants found in a truck in neighboring Austria has been detained, Hu ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Activists say IS damages ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra

    BEIRUT – Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple, considered one of the greatest sites of the ancient world, in a massive exp ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • Sanders says he would be prepared to use military force

    WASHINGTON – International rivals would be mistaken to assume he wouldn’t be prepared to use military force if that’s what circumstances required, Dem ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House sai ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:39 am
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