Nebraska executes first inmate using fentanyl

Nebraska has carried out its first execution in more than two decades by lethal injection of four drugs in a never-before-tried combination, including the powerful opioid fentanyl

Stormy Daniels' lawyer appears in Houston…

The attorney taking on President Donald Trump over his alleged affair with an adult film actress has appeared in Houston immigration court to try to secure the release of a 9-year-old boy from Guatemala

Report identifies more than 1,000 victims of…

A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identified more than 1,000 child victims

Taliban overrun Afghan army base, kill 17 troops

Taliban overrun army base in northern Afghanistan, killing at least 17 troops, even as fighting still underway in Ghazni

Indiana animal shelter accused of freezing kittens to death

Authorities in southern Indiana are investigating allegations that an animal shelter has been freezing kittens to death

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Nicaragua protests must be 'peaceful'

A Nicaraguan opposition leader says the country is now facing a "national revolt" by many groups.

Paul Manafort's Defense Team Rests Without…

Paul Manafort and his legal team decided on Tuesday not to present defense witnesses in his trial on fraud charges

MIT Scientists May Have Finally Solved How to…

Yes, instead of solving real problems, scientists have taken the time to help you break your pasta perfectly in two. Tony Spitz has the details.

The Latest: Omarosa says Mueller's team…

Omarosa Manigault Newman says she's been interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller's team investigating Russian election interference

Florida candidate accused of faking diploma drops out

A Republican candidate for the Florida Legislature who falsely claimed she had a college degree is dropping out of her race

Dozens dead in motorway bridge collapse near Genoa

Around 30 people have been killed after a highway bridge collapsed near Ithe talian city of Genoa on Tuesday, according to the country's deputy Prime Minister.

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Rodeo bull escapes stockyards, runs loose in Oklahoma City

A rodeo bull broke free from the Oklahoma City Stockyards late Monday, charging through city streets and chasing people, including one person who jumped into a river to escape the animal

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Several EU Countries Agree To Take In More Than…

Several European Union countries came to the agreement on Tuesday.

Tinder founders, execs file suit against IAC and Match Group

The founders of the dating app Tinder, along with current executives and some employees, have filed a lawsuit against IAC/InterActiveCorp and its Match Group subsidiary

42-year-old Utah father dies fighting California…

A Utah firefighter who died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history was a 42-year-old man from a Salt Lake City suburb who leaves behind a wife and young son

The Latest: Bond kept at $100K in 'stand your…

A Florida judge has kept bond at $100,000 for a man charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man who assaulted him during a parking lot dispute

Police chief defends Taser use on woman, 87…

Georgia police chief: Officer justified in using Taser on 87-year-old woman who didn't obey commands to drop a knife

Chile: 10 people killed in nursing home fire

Chilean authorities say that at least 10 elderly people have been killed as a fire swept through a nursing home

Survivor of duck boat sinking urges ban on such crafts

An Indiana woman whose husband and three children died when a duck bank sank in Missouri says she hopes to save lives by working to ban the amphibious tourist boats

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Moment of Italian bridge collapse

Footage appears to show the moment a Genoa bridge collapses, sending vehicles falling to the ground.

Here's Why People Are Using the Lobster Emoji to…

A trans activism group is encouraging people to use the lobster emoji as a trans symbol.