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Explosion destroys coffee shop, injures 3 in…

Authorities blame gas leak for explosion that destroyed a coffee shop and injured 3 people in a rural Georgia city

Scientists downgrade alert level for Hawaii…

Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is prompting scientists to lower their alert level for the mountain

Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with…

Federal judge asks U.S. government, ACLU to come up with plan to address rights of families separated at border to seek asylum

6.1 quake shakes Costa Rica near Panama; no major damage

A strong earthquake has shaken southern Costa Rica near the border of Panama, toppling items from store shelves and knocking out power in places, but authorities say there was no major damage or reports of serious injuries

UN chief: 1 option to protect Palestinians is a new force

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says options to protect Palestinian civilians under Israeli occupation range from establishing an armed military or police force to deploying civilian observers or beefing up the UN presence on the ground

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How do chameleons change colour?

Until recently, scientists thought chameleons change colour using pigments in their skin cells. But that's just a small part of the process.

Indonesian Police Have Killed Dozens of People in…

At least 31 people have been killed by police in Indonesia amid an escalating crackdown on petty crime as the country prepares to host the Asian Games, according to Amnesty International.

Don't Be Surprised if You See a Mini Horse on…

Southwest airlines has introduced a new rule that will allow flyers to bring mini horses in flight as long as they are service animals. Buzz60 has the story.

AP source: Omarosa has video, audio, texts

Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material

2 shot during South Florida high school football game

A high school football stadium has been evacuated after gunshots rang out during a practice football game in South Florida

Wall St rises on trade talk optimism

U.S. stocks closed higher on reports of progress in trade disputes between the United States and its trading partners China and Mexico. Roselle Chen reports.

Venezuela hikes wages ahead of monetary overhaul

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro raised wages for the fifth time this year while saying he's looking to establish a single exchange rate tied to the nation's fledgling cryptocurrency

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Colorado girls' bodies were submerged in crude…

Court documents filed on behalf of a Colorado man accused of killing his wife and young daughters say the girls' bodies were submerged in crude oil for four days before authorities discovered them

How #MeToo Is Changing How Men Cope With Sexual…

In the US, one in six men say they've experienced sexual assault. But experts say that number is actually higher.

US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory…

Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination

Documents: Suspects in missing teacher's death…

New court documents suggest within weeks of a south Georgia teacher's disappearance, two of her former students told friends at a party they had killed Tara Grinstead and burned her body

Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida…

An Alaska man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded

Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms

Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over…

Feud over detained American pastor in Turkey overshadows deeper problems in U.S.-Turkish relationship, as well as fate of other detainees

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Witnesses: No reason for Texas police to fire into car

Teenagers who witnessed a police shooting that killed a high school freshman in Texas say there was no reason for the ex-officer to fire into the car carrying the victim and other black teenagers

'Nothing in the Koran about face masking’

The British imam Dr Taj Hargey says it is "clearly a lie" to say facial masking is part of Islam.