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  • Pilots arrested for alleged drinking before UK-US flight

    Two pilots were arrested in Scotland on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol as they prepared to fly a passenger plane to the United States, police said Sunday. The two men were detained at Glasgow Airport on Saturday before they were due to fly to Newark in New Jersey. "Two men aged…

    AFP
  • Mom who died saving son kept him above water until rescue

    A mother was enjoying a family boat trip across Lake Powell when she heard a scream and splash. Chelsey Russell, a 35-year-old mother of two from Lakewood, Colorado, jumped in to rescue her son. Officials with Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, which encompasses the 186-mile-long lake along the…

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  • Woman Digs Up Time Capsule Buried 5 Years Ago to Find Boyfriend's Proposal: 'I Could Not Believe Him'

    The time capsule was buried on a campsite on a lake, where Jennifer Storrar, 24, had been frequenting since she was a kid.

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  • Southwest Flight Forced to Make Emergency Landing

    No one on board was injured, airline says.

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  • 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…

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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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    Hindu devotees color streets of Paris in celebration of Ganesh

    Hindu devotees parade through the streets of Paris in celebration of the elephant god Ganesh. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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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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  • 'SOS' in sand leads to rescue of 2 people stranded on island

    A U.S. Navy aircraft crew spotted the pair on the beach and gave their location to the Coast Guard in Guam. The Coast Guard received a report about the couple’s 18-foot vessel going missing on Aug. 19. The U.S. Navy was alerted and spotted the survivors on the beach.

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  • Dwyane Wade Says 'Enough is Enough' After His Cousin Was Killed In Chicago

    Dwyane Wade has been one of the more outspoken proponents for peace in the wake of all the gun violence that has been plaguing America. According to ESPN.com, Wade’s 32-year-old cousin, Nykea Aldridge, was killed in the South Side area of Chicago on Friday afternoon as she was caught in the…

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  • Mom Drowns While Saving Son After He Fell in Lake: 'An Amazing Mother'

    The selfless woman jumped into a lake to rescue her little boy, drowning as she held him above the water on her chest, police said.

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  • Nephew of Sinaloa cartel leader killed in Mexico

    A nephew of one of the leaders of the powerful Sinaloa cartel was murdered, the state prosecutors office said on Saturday, the latest attack on the groups family members. Edgar Juvanny Parra Zambada, 42, the nephew of Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada, was shot dead alongside another victim on Friday, state…

    Reuters
  • Libyan forces push into last IS-held areas of Sirte

    Forces loyal to Libya's UN-backed unity government on Sunday pushed into the last areas of Sirte held by the Islamic State group in what was the jihadists' coastal stronghold. The battle for the hometown of Libya's slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi was launched more than three months ago by forces…

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    Notting Hill Carnival (18 photos)

    Nearly one million people are expected by the organizers Sunday and Monday in the streets of west London’s Notting Hill to celebrate Caribbean culture at a carnival considered the largest street demonstration in Europe. (Getty) See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo…

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  • Sheriff: Man confesses in killings of 2 Mississippi nuns

    DURANT, Miss. (AP) — A man suspected in the slayings of two nuns found dead in their Mississippi home confessed to the killings, a sheriff said Saturday, in the latest twist to a crime that has horrified people in the small communities where the women served.

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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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