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Officials say California deputy lied about being…

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says a deputy who claimed he was shot in a station parking lot earlier this week was lying

US exports to lobster-loving China go off cliff…

U.S. lobster exports to China have fallen off a cliff this year as new retaliatory tariffs shift the seafood business farther north to Canada

Planned Parenthood asks judge to pause Missouri…

Critics of new abortion restrictions in Missouri are headed to court to try to block the law from taking effect on Wednesday

Lawmakers on each side blame the other in Hong…

Lawmakers on each side of Hong Kong's political divide say the other side bears responsibility after violence during anti-government protests

Oklahoma judge to deliver judgment in state's…

An Oklahoma judge is expected to rule in the first state case to go to trial accusing an opioid drugmaker of being responsible for the devastating consequences of addiction to painkillers

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Inside the selfie factory for influencers

A pop-up shop in west London lets people fill their social media pages with colourful selfies.

China lets currency sink to 11-year low after Trump threats

China allows yuan to sink to 11-year low against dollar following Trump tariff threats

Tropical Storm Dorian strengthens as it moves west

Forecasters say Dorian, the fourth tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season moving toward the Windward Islands

G7 leaders struggle for breakthrough on economy…

G-7 leaders are wrapping up a summit dominated by tensions over U.S. trade policies and a surprise visit by Iran's top diplomat

Attorneys: Charges expected in Florida nursing…

Defense attorneys say arrests are expected in the case of a Florida nursing home where 12 patients died after air conditioning power was lost amid sweltering heat after 2017's Hurricane Irma

'Angel Has Fallen' Beats Box Office Expectations…

This is the first time Gerard Butler has opened in the No. 1 box office spot since his 2007 breakout hit "300."

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Hawaii or Spain? Telescope experts say it may not…

The international group planning to build a giant telescope in Hawaii says that despite having a comparable backup site in Spain, they still prefer Hawaii's Mauna Kea for its slightly better viewing conditions

Heard for miles: Gas explosion hits office…

No injuries, but blast heard 'miles away' as natural gas explosion badly damages Maryland office and shopping complex

Shopping Center 'Probably Totaled' by Explosion

At around 7am, a fire alarm rang at a Maryland shopping center. An hour later, half the building blew up. Luckily a lot happened in between, with firefighters identifying a gas leak and evacuating the Columbia building and surrounding area, CNN reports. The blast could be heard for miles, but...

Illinois trooper killed in line of duty…

A man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of an Illinois state trooper who was shot while serving a search warrant

Asian shares tumble as US-China trade war renews…

Asian shares are tumbling after the latest escalation in the US-China trade war renewed uncertainties about global economies and about over what President Donald Trump might say next

Target teams up with Disney to open shops

Target teams up with Disney to open shops this fall

EU 'willing to listen' to Johnson's Brexit plan

Donald Tusk says the EU will consider the PM's Brexit ideas - as long as they are "realistic".

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Column: No majors, but a major finish by Rory McIlroy

Column: Rory McIlroy's final performance in PGA Tour season more rewarding that $15 million

State Fair GOP booth volunteer reports sexual assault

Police at the Minnesota State Fair say they're investigating after a volunteer at the Republican Party booth reported being groped through her clothes after a political argument with another woman

Safe Bet: Vegas set to bid to host numerous NCAA…

Las Vegas is set to bid on nearly a half dozen different NCAA championship events, including women's basketball