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Clues to Confederate mystery: Sub's crew never…

Scientists studying the world's first submarine to sink an enemy ship say the Confederate crew never released an emergency mechanism that could have helped the vessel surface

Mom of Indiana girl killed in '88 hopes defendant…

The mother of an 8-year-old Indiana girl who was raped and killed in 1988 wants prosecutors to seek the death penalty against the man accused of the crimes

Soy "milk" makers may need to find alternative…

Soy and almond drinks calling themselves "milk" may need to consider alternative language

EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile…

The European Union has fined Google a record $5 billion for forcing cellphone makers that use the company's Android mobile operating system to install Google apps

Former police chief arrested on drug charge in S…

A former police chief of one of South Carolina's largest cities faces a drug charge after authorities found a fugitive in his home

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'He is not a politician'

Voters in Virginia gave their reaction to US president Donald Trump's comments after his summit with Russian president Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland.

Is Shellfish Healthy? Here's What the Experts Say

Shellfish are high-quality protein sources—just like land animals—meaning they have all the essential amino acids

Smell of Success! Study Says This Part of Coffee…

University researchers say coffee can help people achieve better scores on math tests, if they do this with it.

Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia…

Current and U.S. veterans are split over President Donald Trump's statements in Helsinki on Russian meddling in the 2016 election

Judge rules Michigan cafe owner won't be deported

A Michigan restaurant owner from Turkey who has been facing deportation for more than a decade will now be allowed to stay in the U.S.

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Aston Martin unveils 'sports car for the skies'

British sports car maker Aston Martin unveils the Volante Vision Concept at the Farnborough Airshow, joining the likes of Airbus and Uber in a bid to revolutionise the way people travel. Matthew Stock reports.

Court backs insurer: No $300K payout in head-on crash

A federal court has ruled in favor of an insurance company, which refused to pay on a $300,000 policy after a Michigan man and his mother died in a head-on crash

The FDA Wants To Make More Common Drugs Available…

The FDA has drafted a new initiative that aims to let consumers buy more common medications without prescriptions.

Detroit man gets probation in livestreamed killing of friend

A Detroit man has been sentenced to three years of probation for accidentally shooting and killing a friend while they were streaming live on Instagram

City attorney criticizes law used to arrest…

An Ohio city attorney has recommended that the state law police cited to arrest porn actress Stormy Daniels should not be enforced

Report: Weather was deteriorating before Alaska…

Investigators say a pilot who crashed a charter plane on an Alaska mountain initially confused the snow-covered slopes with a body of water in deteriorating weather conditions

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Lawyer attacks allegations against Indiana…

A lawyer for Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill says calls for his resignation over allegations that he drunkenly groped four women are "pure hysteria" based on a flawed initial investigation

OAS condemns human rights abuses in Nicaragua

The Organization of American States adopted a resolution Wednesday condemning human rights abuses committed by Nicaraguan police and armed pro-government civilians since massive protests against President Daniel Ortega began in mid-April

Court overturns then-11-year-old boy's conviction in slaying

Pennsylvania's highest court is overturning the conviction of a then-11-year-old boy in the 2009 shotgun slaying of his father's pregnant fiancée, saying prosecutors didn't provide enough evidence to support it