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  • Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

    MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez, the charismatic ace for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday. He was 24.

    Associated Press
  • Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16

    WONSAN, North Korea (AP) — Now here's something you don't see every day: an F-16 fighter jet buzzing through the skies of North Korea and launching — fireworks.

    Associated Press
  • Suspect in fatal shooting of five at Washington state mall captured, identified

    By Matt Mills McKnight BURLINGTON, Wash. (Reuters) - The gunman believed to have opened fire with a rifle at a Washington state mall, killing five people, was captured on Saturday one day after the attack, authorities said. Authorities identified the shooter as Arcan Cetin, 20, a resident of Oak…

    Reuters
  • Women's tennis needed 'new face' at top: Muguruza

    French Open winner Garbine Muguruza said Sunday that it was about time women's tennis had a "new face" at the top, after Angelique Kerber broke Serena Williams' 186-week dominance atop the rankings. Kerber became number one when Karolina Pliskova dispatched Williams in the semi-final of the US Open…

    AFP
  • 3 Bodies Found in the Sea off Florida Keys

    They were found in the sea about 23 miles southeast of the Florida Keys.

    ABC News
  • For some Democrats, it's voting for Clinton - and keeping it quiet

    By Amy Tennery NEW YORK (Reuters) - One would expect voters from the heavily Democratic Brooklyn neighborhood of Cobble Hill to pick presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in the Nov. 8 general election. It's a stark contrast to the 2012 and 2008 campaigns, when President Barack Obama whipped up a…

    Reuters
  • Police probing triple homicide search for missing teen

    FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Police investigating a triple homicide inside a Southern California home were searching for a teenage girl who lived there and is considered at-risk.

    Associated Press
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    Multiple people shot by gunmen in Baltimore (6 photos)

    Eight people, including a three-year-old girl, were hurt in a shooting that Baltimore police called an act of “retaliatory violence” on Saturday night, authorities said. A spokesman of the Baltimore Police Department told reporters at a news conference that the shooting appeared to be in response…

    Yahoo News Photo
  • North Korean defectors who became Chinese brides end silence

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean defectors who became brides for rural Chinese men, they faced another excruciating choice when they suffered abuse: to flee to South Korea and leave their children. Women who've made that choice have lived with the guilt and shame for years, but some are…

    Associated Press
  • The Latest: Report: Suspect faces domestic-violence charges

    BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting at a mall in Washington state (all times local):

    Associated Press
  • Mercy, the Nissan GT-R Has Gotten Expensive

    Is Godzilla’s latest price increase a bridge too far?

    The Drive
  • Newly Restored Ferrari F40 Burns to the Ground

    After undergoing a fresh restoration, this F40's maiden test drive ends in tragedy.

    Road & Track
  • Trump trips over African American museum's name

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, who is seeking to shore up support among black voters, has stumbled over the name of the new Washington museum on African American history. The new museum is a "really beautiful place," Trump told thousands of supporters in Roanoke, Virginia, on…

    AFP
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    3 adults found dead in Fullerton home after child reports her parents 'died'

    Two men and a woman were found dead in a Fullerton home Saturday morning after police "received a call from a child indicating that her parents had 'died,'" authorities said.

    KABC – Los Angeles
  • New Orleans: Hundreds protest Jackson, Confederate monuments

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Hundreds of people turned out Saturday in New Orleans historic French Quarter to protest a statue of Andrew Jackson and Confederate monuments in the city.

    Associated Press
  • After striking murky gas deal, Ukraine bows to West

    The scandal was complex but its outcome potentially simple -- Ukraine tried to fiddle with its murky gas sector and upset its EU partners enough to freeze huge sums of financial help. The fight for control over a profitable company that transports Russia's blue fuel to Europe also exposes the clan…

    AFP
  • After an assault trial, alleged victim faces her own lawsuit

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — As Yee Xiong prepared to leave the sentencing hearing for a man she said sexually assaulted her at an off-campus apartment when they were students, she felt ready to finally put the case behind her after four years. Then, she was handed a $4 million defamation lawsuit.

    Associated Press