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Officials: Slain officers didn't have chance to…

Officials say two officers in Florida who were slain while on patrol didn't have a chance to return fire

Massive counterprotest upstages Boston "free…

Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans upstaged planned "free speech rally" by a small group in Boston a week after a violent clash in Virginia

More delays for low-flying fighters over western…

A National Guard proposal to expand airspace for fighter jet training low over Maine has dragged on for so long that many of the aircraft currently used for training could be retired by the time the plans are completed

Report: German writer wanted by Turkey released…

German news agency dpa reports that a German writer detained in Spain on a Turkish warrant has been released from jail

Officials: No Powerball winner, jackpot swells to $650M

Powerball officials say there was no grand prize winner in the latest drawing, meaning one of the nation's largest lottery jackpots will continue growing

How the crazy $10-a-month MoviePass deal works

MoviePass lets you watch one movie per day at the theater for $10 a month. But what's the catch?

How Boston protests unfolded

Tens of thousands of anti-racism protesters outnumber a far-right "Free Speech" rally in the US city.

Texting And Walking Could Soon Be Illegal In This…

A new proposal could put an end to 'distracted walking.' Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Progressives begin 2020 dissection of Kamala…

Numbers drawn for Powerball jackpot, estimated at $535M

The numbers have been drawn for one of the nation's biggest lottery jackpots

Trump to visit Marine base in Yuma before Phoenix rally

The White House says President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit a Marine Corps base in Arizona along the U.S.-Mexico border

Boston 'Free Speech Rally' Ends Early, Thousands…

The rally was declared "officially over" after just 90 minutes, but the counterprotest continued into the day.

Tech companies continue efforts to banish…

Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts

Duke University removes damaged Robert E. Lee…

Duke University has removed a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee days after it was vandalized

Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California…

Evacuation orders affecting hundreds of people were issued in California and Oregon as wildfires neared small towns, including one that's a prime location for viewing the eclipse

Utah teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless…

A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month, but instead of registering for a blender or stemware, she's asking for shoes and backpacks to give homeless kids at her school

The Latest: Zimbabwe first couple don't attend…

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace are not attending a state funeral in Harare after their return from Johannesburg, where the first lady faced calls for prosecution for allegedly assaulting a woman

2 dead in small plane crash near Oregon eclipse viewing site

Authorities say two people died in a small plane crash near a central Oregon airport where people are gathering to view the solar eclipse

How Bruce Forsyth wound up Sean Connery

Friends share their memories of TV legend Sir Bruce Forsyth, who has died at the age of 89.

Scientists Just Named A New Fly After One Of…

One of Britain’s national treasures just got the honor of getting a fly named after him. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Researchers find wreckage of WWII-era USS…

Researchers find wreckage of USS Indianapolis, ship that carried critical components of Hiroshima bomb and became worst maritime disaster in Navy's history