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Memorial service planned Missouri boating accident victims

A memorial service is scheduled for the people killed when a tourist boat sank in a Missouri lake

The Latest: Man in LA standoff arrested on murder…

Police say a gunman who took hostages inside a Los Angeles supermarket has been booked on suspicion of murder

Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st…

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking of a yearlong celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing.

Blast in Afghanistan's Kabul kills 14, returning…

Security officials say Afghanistan's first vice president, a former Uzbek warlord, has escaped unharmed from an explosion near the airport as he returned home on Sunday after living in Turkey for over a year

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Officer killed during police chase in Washington state

Authorities say a police officer in the Seattle suburb of Kent who was trying to stop a fleeing driver was apparently struck and killed by another officer

Woman in Montmartre tightrope walk

Tatiana-Mosio Bongonga walked 35 metres off the ground in front of hundreds of people.

Safety Concerns Arise After Federal Government…

Safety Concerns Arise After Federal Government Settlement Allows Americans To Download 3D-Printed Gun Plans Online

LinkedIn Survey Says Americans Don't Know How To…

According to a recent LinkedIn survey, even when American workers take a vacation, they don't really unplug from their workplace.

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Teen Girl Says Duck-Boat Captain Was 'Freaking…

A teenager on the Missouri duck boat was apparently "freaking out" when it sank because the captain was doing the same. "She's sad—very sad," Mandi Keller of Texas says about her 15-year-old daughter Gillian, per the Kansas City Star . Gillian was with her father on the boat that sank...

Wall Street ends flat amid trade fears

U.S. stocks were largely unchanged on Friday. As Fred Katayama reports, President Donald Trump's latest tariff threats against China escalated trade anxieties.

EU says trade differences remain despite G-20…

The European Financial Affairs Commissioner says that differences of position on trade remain despite talks between G-20 officials meeting in Argentina's capital

Only Food Critic to Win a Pulitzer Dies

Jonathan Gold was a restaurant critic, the only one to win a Pulitzer Prize for his efforts, and he was 57 when pancreatic cancer ended his life on Saturday—just a few weeks after his diagnosis. He was also a gentle giant in an industry that has now lost two...

FBI Releases Surveillance Application For Carter…

The application says officials believed Page was targeted by the Russian government in its efforts to interfere in the 2016 election.

Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no…

Sergio Marchionne's achievements as one of the automotive world's most charismatic chief executives include the bold trans-Atlantic merger of Italian carmaker Fiat and U.S. No. 3 Chrysler after he restored both to health

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All shell, no shock: Lobster prices strong…

New England's lobster industry faces big new challenges in selling the seafood to Europe and China, but the trouble hasn't caused prices to budge much for American consumers

Russia: OK, Release Our Accused Spy

The week of Russia whiplash continues , with Moscow now demanding the release of a Russian woman accused of being a covert spy , reports the New York Times . Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov made the request Saturday during a phone call to counterpart Mike Pompeo in which he "stressed that the actions...