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Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2018

A look back at some notable figures who died in 2018

Chicago police: 2 officers die after being struck…

Chicago police say two officers investigating a shots-fired call on the city's far South Side have died after being struck by a train

'Devastating Tragedy' for Chicago Police

The number of Chicago police officers killed in the line of duty this year doubled in a single tragic incident Monday night. Police say officers Eduardo Marmolejo, 36, and Conrad Gary, 31, were struck and killed by a train on the city's South Side while investigating a report of shots...

Cops Say Utah Couple Waterboarded Girl, 9

A husband and wife in Utah are accused of a form of child abuse so cruel it is widely considered a violation of the Geneva Convention. Police say the Provo couple allegedly waterboarded a 9-year-old girl on at least three occasions, KUTV reports. The girl's father, 29-year-old Joseph Mitchell, and...

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'One of a kind' tomb found in Egypt

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

China Will 'Never Seek Hegemony' President Xi…

China will never seek hegemony, President Xi Jinping said Tuesday as global concerns persist over the country’s growing economic influence.

1947 Best-picture Oscar Sells For Nearly $500K At…

It was lights, camera, auction for two Academy awards that were recently sold at auction. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

Ex-Trump adviser Stone admits to InfoWars lies…

Former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone has settled a $100 million lawsuit accusing him of publishing lies on the far-right InfoWars website

Dow falls more than 500 points

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 507.73 points on Monday on concerns about slowing economic growth ahead of a highly anticipated decision from the Federal Reserve later this week on the course of interest rate hikes. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

UK Cabinet to consider 'no-deal' Brexit…

The British Cabinet is expected to discuss ramping up preparations for Britain's departure from the European Union without a deal.

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Kentucky gov calls legislature in session for…

Kentucky's Republican governor has called the state legislature back in session to consider changes to the state's troubled public pension system

Man dies in crash following deadly California…

Central California authorities say a man who went on a deadly robbery, shooting and carjacking rampage has died in a high-speed crash during which he intentionally tried to smash into other cars

California utility fires contractor from wildfire…

A Northern California utility terminated its contract with a construction company to help with wildfire recovery after three workers on social media posted insensitive photos and comments poking fun at victims and the region

UN condemns North Korea rights violations and…

The U.N. General Assembly is condemning North Korea's "systematic, widespread and gross violations of human rights" and condemning its diversion of resources into pursing nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles over the welfare of its people

UN approves compact to support world's refugees; US objects

The U.N. General Assembly has overwhelmingly approved a non-binding compact that provides more robust support for countries where most of the world's more than 25 million refugees live

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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.

Japan Issues New Defence Guidelines

Japan has adopted new defense guidelines that include plans for its first aircraft carrier and increases in defense spending and arms capability in coming years, citing the need to counter potential threats from North Korea and China.