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Child's death highlights communication barriers…

Death of Mayan girl in US custody highlights communication challenges on border, raises questions about use of English forms

Mom in toddler tussle video says she went into…

A New York mother who had her toddler yanked from her arms by police in a widely seen video says she went into "defense mode."

After fraud probe, new primary may replace GOP…

Legislation quickly passed by North Carolina's lawmakers would require new primaries in a still-undecided U.S. House race marred with ballot fraud allegations, potentially replacing the Republican nominee at the center of the disputed race

Sri Lankan president doubts he can work with…

Sri Lanka's president accused newly reappointed premier of corrupt leadership in a scathing speech in which he voiced doubts about their ability to work together

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Ex-police officers indicted in slamming of Louisiana teen

An attorney for a Louisiana teenager slammed to the ground by police during an altercation at school says charges against two officers are a "slap on the wrist."

'One of a kind' tomb found in Egypt

The tomb, filled with hieroglyphs and statues, has been untouched for 4,440 years.

'We've Had Enough.' Thousands Protest New Labor…

Several thousand people marched through Hungary’s capital Sunday in a fourth day of demonstrations against new laws that critics say restrict workers’ rights and undermine democracy.

Here's How Much More People Will Pay for a…

With some products, you may not care about getting the off-brand option. But for many things, it seems a good rep goes a long way.

Kushner-linked firm targets richer areas in…

Opportunity Zones were supposed to steer investment to overlooked, poverty-stricken areas. So far, investors are seeking to snag the tax breaks in places that already have plenty of investment

Pastor's Lavish Buy Has Jaws Dropping

"You light my fire, let this Lamborghini light your fire, baby." So said Pastor John Gray when he gave his wife a Lamborghini Urus last Sunday—a gesture that sparked some criticism of his spending habits, the Houston Chronicle reports. But Gray, an associate pastor at Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church...

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Week ahead: the Fed ...

The US central bank is almost certain to raise rates at this week's meetings. But, as David Pollard reports, it's what it may say about future meetings that really matters to markets.

Talks adopt 'rulebook' to put Paris climate deal…

U.S, China and nearly 200 other nations at U.N. climate talks agree on 'rulebook' for putting Paris accord into action

Reward offered in search for missing Colorado…

Police are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the whereabouts of a Colorado woman who reportedly was last seen on Thanksgiving Day

Not into bingo, 84-year-old Texas woman gets…

An 84-year-old Texas woman who raised five kids and retired from her secretarial job at age 77 will accomplish a long-held goal this week when she graduates from the University of Texas with a bachelor's degree

Teen Worker Grabs Intercom, Lets Walmart Have It…

For anyone who has ever fantasized about quitting a hated job with an obscenity-filled rant, ripping management a new one, and burning any remaining bridge with all the subtlety of Negasonic Teenage Warhead , we present to you Jackson Racicot, 17, of Alberta, Canada. As the Edmonton Journal reports, Jackson had...

Giuliani Has Fighting Words for Mueller

Rudy Giuliani has a single condition for Robert Mueller getting to interview President Trump, but it's a doozy: "Over my dead body," the commander in chief's personal lawyer told Fox News Sunday, per the Hill . No sooner had he dropped that line, however, than he quickly added, "But you know,...

Swimmer Ends 'Very Disturbing' Journey

A swimmer's record-breaking effort may be on hold, but his warning endures: There's way too much plastic out there. Benoît "Ben" Lecomte set foot on Oahu, Hawaii on Monday, conclusively ending his dream of being the first swimmer to cross the Pacific Ocean, per CNN . A storm broke the mainsail...

Coast Guardsman kills wife, son, self at Florida home

Officials say a Coast Guardsman killed his wife and their 7-year-old son and then critically wounded their 8-year-old daughter before killing himself.

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Brexit: Has anything about May's deal changed?

It's been a busy week in British politics, from Parliamentary squabbles to meetings with European leaders, and a confidence vote.