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Questions intensify after Texas officer kills…

A white police officer who fatally shot a 28-year-old black woman inside her Texas home is set to be interviewed by investigators as questions and outrage grow over the shooting

Book by Fusion GPS founders coming out next month

The co-founders of a political research firm behind allegations about President Donald Trump's ties to Russia have a book coming out next month

Do California power shutoffs work? Hard to know…

Experts say it's hard to know whether keeping millions of Californians in the dark prevented a catastrophic wildfire

Economists who study poverty win Nobel Prize

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences has been won by Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer "for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty"

2 teens die in fiery crash when Porsche falls from overpass

Police say two teenagers are dead and a third is hospitalized with serious injuries after a crash that sent a Porsche plunging from an overpass onto train tracks, where it burst into flames

Ecuadorean capital turns into battleground

Ecuador sees another day of unrest as protests continue in Quito over the government fuel price hikes.

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White House: Trump to watch violent parody…

White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham says President Donald Trump has yet to watch a graphically violent parody video, but that 'based upon everything he has heard, he strongly condemns' it

Ole Miss honors students wears blackface, prompts warning

A University of Mississippi honors student recently reported himself to the college for posting a photo online of him wearing blackface, prompting the school to issue a warning about costumes

The Latest: Spanish leader: Catalans must serve…

Spain's caretaker prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, says that the sentences of a dozen Catalan separatists who led an independence push two years ago must be carried out

Some states honoring indigenous people instead of…

At least five states and the nation's capital have done away with Columbus Day in deference to Native Americans

China's President Issues Blanket Threat Amid More…

Chinese President Xi Jinping said any attempt to divide China "will end in crushed bodies and shattered bones."

No one hurt in Canadian acrobatic jet crash at US air show

The Royal Canadian Air Force says one of its pilots is safe after he had to eject from his plane just before an aerobatics show in the United States

Global stocks turn lower as US-China tariff truce…

Stocks turn lower as questions remain over U.S.-China trade war despite announced tariff truce.

Ambassador expected to testify key assurance came…

A US ambassador is expected to tell Congress that his text message reassuring another envoy there was no quid pro quo in their interactions with Ukraine was based solely on what President Trump told him

Family seeks answers after police kill Texas…

An attorney for the family of a 28-year-old black woman who was killed by police inside her Texas home says the white officer who shot her didn't have time to perceive a threat.

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Brexit talks face uphill struggle as deadline…

Britain and the European Union say Brexit talks were making progress _ but not yet enough to ensure a deal by the end of the month

Nephew, 8, Was in the Room When Police Shot Woman

Atatiana Jefferson was proud of being a "cool auntie" and had been up late playing video games with her 8-year-old nephew when she was killed in her Fort Worth home by police early Saturday, lawyer Lee Merritt says. He says Jefferson and the boy—who was in the room when...

Severe flooding as Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan

With hours to go before the typhoon makes landfall near Tokyo, Japan suffers high winds and flooding.

A Fake Trump Massacre Video Causes a Ruckus

In 2017, President Trump took flak for tweeting a fake video that depicted him beating up the CNN logo. Now, some supporters have created a far more violent fake video, one that depicts Trump massacring or otherwise attacking members of the media and other critics—including John McCain, Barack Obama,...

Alabama police question man in 3-year-old girl's kidnapping

Authorities in Alabama have taken a person of interest into custody in the kidnapping of a 3-year-old girl, who remains missing

EU moves toward an arms export ban against Turkey

European Union nations vented their outrage at Turkey's offensive in northern Syria and committed to join France and Germany in banning arms sales to Ankara, a rare move against a NATO ally for many of them

Joe Biden's son Hunter stepping down from Chinese…

Joe Biden's son Hunter is stepping down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm

2 Dead In New Orleans Hard Rock Hotel Collapse, 1…

Two deaths have been confirmed following the collapse of an under-construction Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans. One person is still missing.

New Orleans hotel collapse: Search on for a…

Authorities still searching for a worker missing in the weekend collapse of a hotel under construction in New Orleans; body of 1 of the 2 dead recovered

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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: U.S. heading toward full military withdrawal from Syria, amid rising chaos; Trump's ambassador to EU is being subpoenaed to appear in impeachment inquiry; Rescue crews in Japan dig search for those missing after deadly typhoon.

WTO body formally OKs US sanctions against EU in…

The World Trade Organization has formally given the go-ahead for the United States to impose trade sanctions on up to $7.5 billion worth of European Union goods following a ruling that European plane maker Airbus received illegal subsidies

High court to consider state role in prosecuting…

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments this week over whether states have the authority to prosecute immigrants for using false Social Security numbers to work unlawfully in the United States