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  • Beyonce slays at MTV VMAs, Britney Spears does not

    Beyonce owned the MTV Video Music Awards — like she did in 2014 — with a 16-minute performance featuring her recent hits from "Lemonade," working various stages with strong, layered vocals, skilled ...

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  • In-Flight Horror as Engine Fails, Rips Apart Forcing Emergency Landing

    Passengers screamed after an explosion reportedly rocked Flight 3472, forcing pilots to make an emergency landing in Pensacola.

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  • Wife Bites, Stabs Husband With Scissors For Drinking Her Beer: Cops

    Tracey Lee Giffin faces an aggravated assault charge in Fayette County after the alleged incident, which cops say occurred last Sunday.

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    Photos of the day - August 28, 2016 (18 photos)

    In this underwater picture, a woman floats in a swimming pool during a summer day in Madrid; a boy removes rainwater from his hut after a heavy downpour in Karachi, Pakistan; and firefighters retrieve a crucifix from a church in the small town of Rio, near Amatrice, in central Italy, are some of…

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  • Juan Gabriel, Mexican superstar singer-songwriter, has died

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Juan Gabriel, a superstar Mexican songwriter and singer who was an icon in the Latin music world, died Sunday at his home in California at age 66, his publicist said.

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  • Two Chicago brothers on parole charged in murder of NBA star's cousin

    In a case that has emerged as a talking point in the U.S. presidential race, Darwin Sorrells Jr., 26, and Derren Sorrells, 22, are facing charges of first-degree murder and attempted murder in the death of Nykea Aldridge, a 32-year-old mother of four, police said. Aldridge was hit when the suspects…

    Reuters
  • McEnroe calls halt to coaching Raonic

    US tennis legend John McEnroe called a halt to his coaching work with Milos Raonic, claiming "it will make life easier" despite helping the Canadian to the Wimbledon final last month. McEnroe made his announcement just two days out from the start of the US Open, the season's final Grand Slam event…

    AFP
  • Kaepernick Says His Stand 'Is for People That Don't Have the Voice'

    49ers QB says his protest "isn't for publicity."

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  • Yellowstone Worker, 21, Falls Into Canyon To Her Death

    Estefania Liset Mosquera Alcivar was socializing with a small group of coworkers when she fell from the park's Grand Canyon early Friday.

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  • More than 100 arrested, dozens hurt at Notting Hill Carnival

    LONDON (AP) — London police arrested more than 100 people amid sporadic violence Sunday at the annual Notting Hill Carnival, an annual celebration of Caribbean culture in the British capital that often includes trouble on the sidelines.

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  • Southwest Flight Forced to Make Emergency Landing

    No one on board was injured, airline says.

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    Wildfires burn in Grand Teton National Park (19 photos)

    Popular areas in Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks were welcoming tourists for the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, but a wildfire forced some people to drive a little farther than they expected to get to the festivities. The blaze in Grand Teton National Park shut down a…

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  • Two dead, 41 hurt in bus crash involving Louisiana flood-relief volunteers

    St. John the Baptist Fire District Chief Spencer Chauvin was among those killed in the early morning crash after the chartered bus slammed into him as he tried to help victims of another accident, Louisiana State Police spokeswoman Melissa Matey told reporters at a news conference. The driver, who…

    Reuters
  • Veteran Israeli politician Ben Eliezer dies aged 80

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Binyamin Ben Eliezer, a veteran Israeli politician who held several top government posts and often served as a bridge to the Arab world, died Sunday. He was 80.

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  • NFL star Kaepernick to continue US anthem boycott

    Colin Kaepernick says he will continue to boycott the US national anthem during National Football League games as a protest over the treatment of blacks in America. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback is refusing to stand while the Star-Spangled Banner is played prior to the opening kickoff of…

    AFP
  • Singapore confirms first case of locally transmitted Zika virus

    By Marius Zaharia SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has confirmed its first case of a locally-transmitted Zika virus, which has been linked to microcephaly, a rare birth defect, in Brazil, the health ministry said. A 47-year-old Malaysian woman working in the city-state was confirmed with the virus,…

    Reuters
  • Ithaca College Student Fatally Stabbed on Cornell Campus

    Officials say an Ithaca College student was fatally stabbed and another Ithaca College student injured in a fight on Cornell University's campus

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