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  • No charges after US boy, 13, shot dead for stealing

    A man who shot and killed a 13-year-old boy as he was stealing from an unlocked car was arrested but US prosecutors declined to press charges, police said. Martinez Smith-Payne, who is black, was found unconscious and bleeding in a back alley when police were called about a shooting in St Louis,…

  • Woman rescued from Oregon mountain after husband plunges to death

    Rescue climbers who were deployed about 2,000 feet (610 meters) from Alison Fountain on Sunday ran into rough terrain and were unable to reach her until Monday morning, Marion County Sheriff spokesman Chris Baldridge said. The 29-year-old woman was airlifted in good condition from Mount Jefferson,…

  • Juneau Mayor Greg Fisk found dead at Alaska home: police

    Police responding to an emergency call found Fisk, 70, and pronounced him dead at the home in the state capital, Juneau's police department said in a statement. A police spokeswoman said an investigation into the "unattended death" was underway but said she had no further information on the cause…

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    Mesmerizing waterfalls (10 photos)

    These stunning pictures of beautiful Icelandic waterfalls will take your breath away. The mesmerizing shots show the striking waterfalls set against the night sky and the hypnotic green glow of the northern lights, as well as the picturesque Icelandic scenery and stunning sunrises. Photographer…

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  • Erdogan says would resign if Putin IS oil trade claims proven

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday said he would be ready to quit office if allegations by Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin that Turkey traded oil with Islamic State (IS) jihadists were proven. If such a thing is proven, the nobility of our nation would require that I would not stay…

  • San Francisco's 'Hot Cop of Castro' Arrested After Allegedly Driving Into Two Men, Fleeing the Scene

    Chris Kohrs was off-duty when he allegedly drove into two men who were walking across Broadway near Montgomery Street about 2:20 a.m Sunday.

    Inside Edition
  • West says it's 'painful' to watch retiring NBA star Bryant play

    Basketball Hall of Famer Jerry West, who engineered the trade two decades ago that brought Kobe Bryant to the Los Angeles Lakers, said on Monday it has been painful to watch the struggling 17-time NBA All-Star play this season. Bryant, enduring by far his worst season since entering the National…

  • Ted Cruz Lauds Anti-Abortion Extremist Eight Days Before Planned Parenthood Shooting

    In 1994, Troy Newman called a man who murdered an abortion provider "little more than a political prisoner."

  • California mother convicted of killing 3 daughters

    COMPTON, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California woman who slit the throats of her three children and left their bodies on her bed was convicted Monday of first-degree murder.

    Associated Press
  • Daughter Dreads Holiday Visit To Mom In Diminished Health

    DEAR ABBY: I gave birth to a baby girl two months ago. I have a wonderful husband and my in-laws are incredible. We live far away from both sides of the family. My mom is a former cocaine and prescription pain meds addict. Her addiction diminished her mental capacities, and it's difficult to relate…

    Dear Abby
  • Eyes May Offer Window into Cardiovascular Disease

    Vision problems may sometimes be the only symptom a person has of a serious cardiovascular condition, a new case report suggests. The man was diagnosed with "amaurosis fugax," a condition in which a person loses vision in one eye, usually for a few minutes at a time, because of an interruption of…
  • This one number explains Donald Trump's support

    There’s never been a US presidential candidate like Donald Trump. Sixty-nine percent is pretty good for a favorability rating, but Mr. Trump isn’t the leader in this particular numerical category, according to ABC/Post data. Recommended: What do you know about Donald Trump?

    Christian Science Monitor
  • Russian deserter found after hiding in forest for over 10 years

    Police have apprehended an army deserter who hid in a forest in eastern Russia for more than a decade and kept his whereabouts secret from even his family, regional authorities said Monday. The 30-year-old man, whose identity was not made public, was drafted into the military in 2003 and was…

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    Police: Beer thief drags officer in SE Houston parking lot

    It happened on September 6 in the parking lot of a grocery store in the 5900 block of the Gulf Freeway. Police just released the surveillance video Monday.

    KABC – Los Angeles
  • Head-on car crash in Arizona leaves five dead

    Drunken driving is suspected of playing a role in a weekend highway collision between two automobiles that left five people dead outside of Phoenix, Arizona, authorities said on Monday.     The two cars crashed head-on at about 8 p.m. local time on Sunday along Hunt Highway near Sun Lakes, about 25…

  • Warriors win 19th straight, 106-103 over the Jazz

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Stephen Curry was held in relative check for most of Monday night. The reigning MVP and NBA's leading scorer had 16 points through three quarters as Draymond Green and other teammates did the heavy lifting.

    Associated Press
  • IUD use attracts new opposition from anti-abortion groups

    By Jilian Mincer NEW YORK (Reuters) - A rapid increase in the number of U.S. women turning to intra-uterine devices to prevent pregnancy has prompted escalating attacks on the birth control method from groups that oppose abortion. The next battle will be at the U.S. Supreme Court, which has agreed…

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  • Mexico: burned-out van belonged to missing Australians

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors in the Mexican state of Sinaloa said Monday that the burned-out vehicle found with two charred bodies inside was registered in the name of one of two missing Australians.

    Associated Press