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The Latest: Prosecutor says investigation ongoing…

Prosecutor: Sheriff's office conducting a criminal investigation into four adults who went into an underground coal mine in West Virginia; 3 were rescued

Man puts up sculpture of middle finger as a message to town

A Vermont man who is in an ongoing dispute with his town is letting officials know how he feels by erecting a large wooden sculpture of a fist with the middle finger raised on his front lawn

Court: Florida police can use 'stand your ground…

The Florida Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that law enforcement officers can invoke the state's "stand your ground" law to protect them from criminal prosecution in a shooting

France sees 6th yellow vest protester die in road…

French authorities say a sixth "yellow vest" protester has been killed after being hit by a truck at a road blockade near the southern city of Avignon

A move to ban many vacation rentals in New Orleans

A New Orleans City Council member has released a long-awaited proposal that would ban short-term rentals of whole houses in the city's residential areas

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Nasa's close-up Jupiter images

Nasa's Juno mission to Jupiter has reached its halfway mark and has revealed new views of the planet.

Maria Butina Admits She Worked as Russian Secret…

Maria Butina pleaded guilty to acting as an undeclared Russian agent in the U.S. and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors

Study: Americans Continue To Go Cashless

Seems like more americans are making it through the week without using cash. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.

Lease sale in Alaska petroleum reserve draws modest interest

The federal government's attempt to sell oil leases in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska has again drawn a modest response

Pelosi: I pray Trump will resist shutdown…

U.S. House of Representatives leader Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that President Donald Trump has not answered Democrats' budget compromise proposals on measures to keep the federal government open.

Delta's 2019 forecast helps send airline stocks lower

Delta profit will rise in 2019 but perhaps not as much as was expected

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Motorists nab cash spilled by armored truck, causing crashes

An armored truck spilled cash Thursday on a New Jersey highway, leading to two crashes as drivers "went a little bit crazy" to grab the swirling money

Apple to build new Austin hub, expand in other…

Apple plans $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, smaller locations in Seattle, San Diego and Culver City; will expand in Pittsburgh, New York and Colorado

Boy Scouts exploring "all options" to address…

The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring "all options" to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection

Investigation yields few clues on missing…

Colorado police are asking for help in their search for a missing woman, whose family calls her disappearance completely out of character for the mother of a one-year-old daughter

Record number of Mexican gray wolves found dead…

Wildlife managers have confirmed that a record number of Mexican gray wolves have been reported dead this year

Fire ruins 80 percent of Congo capital's voting…

An early-morning fire in Congo's capital destroyed nearly 80 percent of the capital city's voting machines just 10 days before the presidential election. Officials said the blaze appeared to be criminal but would not disrupt the vote

The Latest: Panel says sheriff, FBI ignored shooting threats

The commission investigating the Florida high school massacre criticized the local sheriff's office and FBI for not acting on tips that the suspect was a potential school shooter

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'World needs Mary Poppins right now'

The return of Mary Poppins saw the Royal Albert Hall transformed into Cherry Tree Lane for its European premiere.

How Washington, D.C. Is Handling a Literal Rat…

Washington, DC has an infestation of rats that is threatening to spiral out of control.