US, Iran voice resolve in brinkmanship, say war…

The US and Iran say they're not seeking war with each other yet each is expressing resolve in their Persian Gulf brinkmanship

Attorney: Man killed at Costco was mentally ill…

A lawyer says the man fatally shot by an off-duty police officer in a Southern California Costco was mentally ill and off his medication when he pushed or slapped the policeman

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Immunisation and 'herd immunity'

This is how vaccines work, why they’re important and what the phrase “herd immunity” actually means.

San Francisco closer to ban on e-cigarette sales

San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes

33K pounds of cocaine seized in one of biggest US…

U.S. authorities say they have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at Philadelphia's port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history

Photographer recounts facing Dallas gunman

A Dallas Morning News photographer recounts witnessing a shooting at a federal building in the city's downtown

Facebook Will Officially Jump Into The…

On Tuesday, the social media company formally unveiled plans for its digital currency project and a cryptocurrency called Libra.

Memphis City Council postpones Graceland expansion vote

City Council members in Memphis, Tennessee, have again postponed a vote on an expansion project at Elvis Presley's Graceland

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Boris Johnson builds lead in race to be UK prime…

Boris Johnson has increased his lead in the race to become Britain's next prime minister as one of his rivals was eliminated in a party vote, leaving a five-strong field

PG&E to pay $1 billion to governments for…

A California utility with equipment blamed for major wildfires that have killed dozens of people and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to local governments

Ten-year-old girl conquers El Capitan

Selah Schneiter has climbed a rock wall that is beyond some of the most experienced climbers. She is 10 years old.

The Latest: Acting Defense boss steps down amid…

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is citing a "painful" family situation as he steps down from the position before his formal nomination has even been sent to the Senate

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Prosecutors: Suspect made album art with church arson photos

Federal prosecutors say the suspect in three Louisiana church arsons took photos and videos of the fires while they were burning and shared them with his friends

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Witness: Suspect in slaying tried to get her into…

A University of Illinois graduate student has told jurors that the man on trial for abducting and killing a 26-year-old visiting scholar from China attempted to get her into his car by posing as an undercover police officer