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USA to deploy missile defense to South Korea 'soon'

The US Strategic command said it detected the missile , which may have been a Musudan intermediate-range projectile, at 6:00 p.m. ET Wednesday, or around 6:30 ...


Comedian and Actor Kevin Meaney Dies at 60

Those who saw him may remember his oft-repeated catchphrase, "That's not right", with which he would impersonate his exasperated mother. Most recently, the st...


17M-plus tweets sent about the debate, most ever

Donald Trump on Monday intensified his attacks on Hillary Clinton by tying the Democratic nominee to allegations of sexual misconduct against her husband, ratch...


Wonder Woman handed United Nations honorary ambassador role

On CBS This Morning Friday, Carter said that her character was not predatory or against men. Ban's undersecretary-general for communications, Cristina Gal...


No sanctions for Minneapolis cops in man's death

After reading the findings of an internal affairs investigation by the department, Harteau told reporters she concluded the use of deadly force by officers Mark...


Several students shot outside San Francisco high school

Once the shooter struck the students, they ran across the lot toward the locked-down school for safety, CNN affiliate KGO said. Police are on the lookout fo...


Colorado wildfire destroys structures, forces evacuations

The National Weather Service only issues a high wind warning when gusts are expected to be stronger than 58 miles per hour, at which point structural damage is ...


Indians' Trevor Bauer's sliced finger turns into a bloody mess

Toronto rallied from an 0-2 deficit to beat Texas in last year's ALDS, then fell behind 0-2 to Kansas City in the ALCS before losing the series in six games. S...


High school graduation rate hits record high of 83.2 percent

The graduation rate has raised about 4 percentage points since the 2010-2011 school year, which was the first year all states used a consistent measure of high ...


Lawsuit eyed in death of man held by police

Beck said one of the victims, 18-year-old Carnell Snell Jr, was carrying a handgun that he pointed at officers chasing him on foot after he exited a suspected ...


GOP's Pence forging ahead in awkward relationship with Trump

But the crisis continues to build within the GOP since the release of an explosive recording of Trump making lewd comments about women. But the governor said ...


Boston Police Update on Wounded Officers' Condition

Wednesday about 33-year-old Kirk Figueroa threatening his roommate with a knife, police Commissioner William Evans said. It said the department was grateful...


Judge dismisses Newtown families' lawsuit against gun maker

The lawsuit is seen as a test case for potential legal manoeuvres around the federal law, which has been under attack by legislators and activists who believe e...


Donald Trump suggests Hillary Clinton was on drug during debate

Trump's statement on Saturday comes five days ahead of when he and Clinton will file September fundraising details with federal regulators. Trump and his alli...


Michelle Obama attacks Trump over sexual assault comments

The president said that it was GOP complacency that led the party to nominate a candidate who he said brags and jokes about sexually assaulting women. We've got...


Warren seeks removal of SEC head; White House rejects idea

The SEC didn't immediately comment on the letter , which was released at 6 a.m. Friday. Despite the inclusion of a policy rider in the 2016 omnibus spending ...


Kansas militia members charged in bomb plot targeting Somali immigrants

After the three suspects allegedly sized up potential targets and narrowed down on 312 West Mary: "They stockpiled firearms, ammunition, and explosive component...


Former 911 Operator Faces Misdemeanor Charges for Hanging Up on Emergency Callers

The inquiry began after her supervisors noticed she had an unusually large number of calls that lasted less than 20 seconds. The man told local affiliate KPR...


Cops: Man abducted co-worker, possibly tortured her to death

Horvath was arraigned before District Judge JoLana Krawitz on charges of criminal homicide, abuse of a corpse, tampering with or fabricating evidence and obstru...


Woman accused of trying to extort money from ex-Gov. Spitzer

Svetlana Zakharova appears at her arraignment in Manhattan Criminal Court on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. She called back and tried to cancel the emergency call b...


Raw: Small Plane Crashes in East Hartford

It is unknown how many people were on board. It clipped multiple power lines on its descent, causing 520 homes to lose power. Eversource is reporting more t...


Hurricane Matthew: Floods in S Carolina after landfall

The storm is gone, but it left behind a water-logged landscape where flooding was expected to persist for the rest of the week. The state experienced a devast...


After Debate, Trump's Candidacy Still Leaves Questions for GOP

Paul Ryan, the top Republican in the US Congress, said on Monday he would not defend Donald Trump nor campaign with him, plunging the Republican candidate's pre...


If a clown threatens you, call the police

The Salina Police Department has received reports of creepy clown sightings, and threats through the use of social media and vandalism. If you look at all of ...


Sheriff: Los Angeles County sergeant shot execution-style

A burglary suspect shot and killed LA County Sheriff Sgt. Owen on Wednesday. Authorities said Lovell left the area and the first responding deputy chased him on...


LA sheriff's sergeant killed answering burglary call

Steve Owen dead. Sgt. Steve Owen and another sheriff's deputy responded to a burglary call in Lancaster, about 75 miles north of Los Angeles , shortly after...


Red Cross of Alaska prepares to respond to Hurricane Matthew

It all began as a thought after the two retired. "When we get there, we evaluate the need, and immediately start doing whatever we can to help", said Dave. Ri...


Hassan, Ayotte air ads after incumbent's Trump comments

If Ayotte holds onto her seat against Hassan, it becomes much harder for Democrats to pick up the four seats they would need to gain the majority. Throughout th...


Red Cross of Southeast Texas volunteers heading to Florida for hurricane relief

The response might take months. One of those workers is Sarah Perkins of Pittsford, a longtime volunteer with the Red Cross. "That's what it's all about, just...


Ayotte says neither Clinton, Trump a role model

Alan Fram reported from Washington. Filings with the Federal Election Commission show that ARS's expenditures rank fifth in the state in terms of campaign...