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Report: MeToo activist Argento settled sex…

The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento _ one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement _ recently settled a complaint filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him

AP reporter Richard Pyle laid to rest at…

Longtime Associated Press journalist Richard Pyle has been laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery nearly one year after his death

'Affluenza' teen's mom to remain jailed pending…

A judge has denied bond for the mother of a Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck

Cambodian king pardons imprisoned land rights activists

A prominent leader of Cambodia's land rights movement and three activists who were imprisoned with her have been freed under a royal pardon

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Official: Man detained in US wanted for murder in Mexico

A Mexican official says and immigrant in the U.S. illegally amd detained picked up while taking his wife to a hospital to give birth is the man wanted for a killing in Mexico

Seven things about Hajj

Here are seven interesting facts about the Hajj that you probably didn't know

Woman Killed by An Alligator While Walking Dog in…

An alligator kills a woman in South Carolina as she tried to protect her dog, according to authorities.

Millennials Are Sharing Passwords, Streaming…

Millennials are sharing passwords and streaming companies are feeling the pain. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over…

A judge ordered Michigan's health director to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter in two deaths linked to Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area, the highest-ranking official to face criminal charges as a result of the city's tainted water scandal

Colorado man charged with murder says wife killed…

Prosecutors have charged a Colorado man with murder in the deaths of his pregnant wife and their two young daughters

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Wall Street ends higher on trade optimism

The major U.S. stock indexes rose on Monday as optimism over talks between the United States and China provided a boost to trade-sensitive stocks. Fred Katayama reports.

Trump ready to ease rules on coal-fired power…

The Trump administration is set to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming

APNewsBreak: Utah firefighter died after plane…

A preliminary report says a Utah firefighter was killed last week in California from falling tree debris after a modified airliner dropped thousands of gallons of flame-suppressing liquid

Trump Urges Senate Republicans To Act On Fentanyl…

The House passed the STOP Act in June.

Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to…

Tesla's board of directors may require shake up, corporate governance experts say, noting the lack of authority over the company's recent turmoil

Farmers protest California water plan aimed to…

Hundreds of California farmers are protesting a plan by state water officials to increase water flows in a major California river and its tributaries

Cardinal McCarrick scandal inflames debate over…

Allegations that disgraced ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick engaged in sex with adult seminarians have inflamed a long-running debate about the presence of gay men in the Roman Catholic priesthood

Chelsea Clinton's Political Future a 'Definite…

Chelsea Clinton will not rule out a future in politics. Per the Guardian , the daughter of Democratic superstars Bill and Hillary Clinton was plugging her children's book at the Edinburgh international book festival when the question of her potential future in elected office was posed. While bashing Trump, the New...

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Australia's Turnbull survives leadership vote…

Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull survived a leadership challenge, defeating Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton in an internal government ballot that is unlikely to settle questions of his support

Washington judge blocks kill order on wolves to save cattle

The state of Washington will take steps to kill members of a wolf pack that have been preying on cattle in the northeast corner of the state