• Mother of slain Mexican teen sues U.S. Border Patrol agents

    By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - Lawyers for the mother of a Mexican teenager fatally shot by U.S. border police filed a U.S. federal civil rights lawsuit on Tuesday, calling the killing "brazen and lawless" and the latest example of agents using excessive force. The lawsuit says unnamed U.S.…

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  • Republicans Have Lost Control of the Impeachment Plot They Hatched

    The impeachment debate is another example of fringe conservative ideology hurting the establishment's election chances. House Speaker John Boehner knows that, which is why he said Tuesday that impeachment is a "scam" created by Democrats to motivate their base to vote and donate ahead of the…

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  • Four California teens charged in murder of China graduate student

    By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Four teenagers were charged with capital murder on Tuesday in the beating death of a graduate student from China not far from the University of Southern California campus in Los Angeles, prosecutors said. Two of the suspects, 19-year-old Jonathan Del Carmen…

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  • Georgia girl struck by plane on Florida beach dies

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family died from her injuries, law enforcement officials said Tuesday.

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  • Chinese police shoot dead dozens after attack in Xinjiang

    By Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese police shot dead dozens of knife-wielding attackers on Monday morning after they staged assaults on two towns in the western region of Xinjiang, the official Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday. A gang armed with knives had first attacked a police station…

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  • Alabama woman dies after being doused in gasoline, set ablaze

    Deborah Diane Prater, 49, had recently ended her three-year relationship with Michael Kennedy, 48, when police say he came to her house in a Birmingham suburb early on Sunday and argued with her before setting her ablaze. "It's a totally senseless and violent loss of life," said Sergeant Jack Self,…

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  • Democrats have million-dollar day on impeachment

    WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are cashing in on chatter that Republicans are plotting to impeach President Barack Obama, raising $1 million on Monday alone, their campaign chief said Tuesday. Republicans insisted such talk was bogus.

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  • Man charged in teen's 9-month disappearance

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man was arrested Monday and charged with kidnapping 15-year-old Abigail "Abby" Hernandez more than nine months ago sometime after she left Kennett High School in Conway.

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  • Hamas demands for cease-fire and Israel's concerns

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Hamas rulers have presented a list of demands to stop their fire on Israel in the Gaza war. Israel has said it doesn't want to reward Hamas for its rocket campaign, but has other reasons to oppose the demands — mostly based on security.

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    'The Bachelorette's' Andi and Josh talk about their engagement

    Now that the final rose has been given out, "The Bachelorette" Andi Dorfman and her fiancé Josh Murray are talking about their future together.

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  • Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura won $1.8 million Tuesday in his two-year fight to prove he was defamed by a military sniper and best-selling author who claimed to have punched out Ventura at a bar for bad-mouthing the Navy SEALs.

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  • Family finds 300-year-old sunken treasure off Florida's east coast

    By Barbara Liston ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida family scavenging for sunken treasure on a shipwreck has found the missing piece of a 300-year-old gold filigree necklace sacred to Spanish priests, officials said on Tuesday. Eric Schmitt, a professional salvager, was scavenging with his parents…

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  • Atlanta Mom Charged With Leaving Kids in Hot Car for 16 Minutes

    Latest in a String of Parents in Trouble for Leaving Kids in Cars

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  • Australia issues arrest warrants over Syria severed head photos

    By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia has issued arrest warrants for a pair of Australian citizens believed to be fighting in Syria, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reported on Tuesday, after images emerged of the two holding the severed heads of Syrian soldiers. Australian…

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  • Your smartphone is about to kill off another piece of arcane technology

    Smartphones have effectively replaced a lot of the gadgets that we used to buy, including calculators, compasses, alarm clocks and dedicated GPS trackers. And now The Wall Street Journal reports that smartphones look poised to kill off another antiquated piece of technology — hotel key cards. Per…

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    Photos of the day - July 29, 2014 (53 photos)

    Smoke rises from Tuffah neighborhood after Israeli air strikes in Gaza City, an aerial view as the Costa Concordia undertakes one of her docking manoures in the harbor of Genoa and Indian Muslims take part in Eid al-Fitr prayers in the ruins of the Feroz Shah Kotla Mosque in New Delhi are some of…

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  • Fists flying in Philly

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — This Eagles' defense won't be pushed around.

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  • The Romneys Took a Summer Vacation And It Was Amazing

    He’s reportedly worth around $250 million, so you might think Mitt Romney would opt for an opulent, luxurious vacation now that he’s out of the spotlight. Instead, the former presidential nominee, his wife, Ann, and five of their grandkids roughed it out in the “American...

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  • Mom Charged With Felony For Letting Son Walk To Park Alone [VIDEO]

    A Florida mother says she is bewildered after she was arrested and charged with child neglect for letting her son walk to a nearby park alone. Gainey thought nothing of letting Dominic, her 7-year-old son, walk to Sportsman’s Park on Saturday. The park is about half a mile from Gainey’s home and it…

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  • Some MH17 victims may 'never be found'

    All remains of the 298 people who died on downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in rebel-held east Ukraine may never be recovered, Dutch police chief Gerard Bouman said on Monday. "What we found in the body bags in Ukraine was indescribable.

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