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Evacuations Ordered as Hurricane Florence Nears US East Coast

Evacuations Ordered as Hurricane Florence Nears US East Coast

Mandatory evacuation orders are in effect Tuesday in three U.S. states as forecasters and officials urge people to get ready for devastating winds and heavy rains from Hurricane Florence.The National
Iowa Supreme Court to Hear Controversial Pipeline Case

Iowa Supreme Court to Hear Controversial Pipeline Case

Oil has been flowing through the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline — which cuts across four Midwestern states — for more than a year. But some residents in the state of Iowa believe it's not too
Romanian Court Rules Hacker Can be Extradited to US

Romanian Court Rules Hacker Can be Extradited to US

A Romanian court has ruled that a hacker known as Guccifer should be extradited to the U.S. to serve a 4½-year prison sentence.The court in the central city of Alba Iulia ruled Monday that Romanian
US Marks 17th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

US Marks 17th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

Americans on Tuesday are marking the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks that killed almost 3,000 people in New York, Virginia and Pennsylvania
ICC 'Undeterred' by US Sanctions Threats

ICC 'Undeterred' by US Sanctions Threats

The International Criminal Court says it will continue to conduct its business as usual one day after the United States threatened to impose sanctions on ICC officials if the court investigated U.S.
Serena Williams' Treatment Resonates Among Black Women

Serena Williams' Treatment Resonates Among Black Women

When Serena Williams told the umpire at the U.S. Open final that he owed her an apology, that he had stolen something from her, and then she got penalized for her words, Breea Willingham could relate
NBC: Russia the Main Suspect in US Diplomats' Illness in Cuba

NBC: Russia the Main Suspect in US Diplomats' Illness in Cuba

Russia is the main suspect in U.S. agencies' investigation of mysterious illnesses in American personnel in Cuba and China, NBC News reported on Tuesday.Evidence from communications intercepts has
5 Suspects in US 9/11 Attacks Still Await Trial

5 Suspects in US 9/11 Attacks Still Await Trial

In the United States, the wheels of justice sometimes grind slowly, but the case against five suspects who allegedly played pivotal roles in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the U.S. has
New Hampshire Swing District a Fresh Test for Women's Rise in US

New Hampshire Swing District a Fresh Test for Women's Rise in US

New Hampshire voters headed to the polls on Tuesday to pick candidates for a congressional seat that in this decade has flipped four times between the two major parties — and the same two people — in
US Federal Deficit to Hit $1 Trillion by End of Fiscal Year

US Federal Deficit to Hit $1 Trillion by End of Fiscal Year

The U.S. federal deficit will reach $1 trillion by the end of the fiscal year, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said Tuesday.The CBO said in previous estimates that it did not expect to hit
China Puts Off Licenses for US Companies Amid Tariff Battle

China Puts Off Licenses for US Companies Amid Tariff Battle

Amid a worsening tariff battle, China is putting off accepting license applications from American companies in financial services and other industries until Washington makes progress toward a
Pope to Meet US Church Leaders About Abuse Scandal

Pope to Meet US Church Leaders About Abuse Scandal

Pope Francis is meeting Thursday with U.S. Catholic Church leaders to discuss the church's sexual abuse scandal in the United States and the coverup of years of allegations against hundreds of parish
Mattis: Afghans Boost Troop Vetting After Insider Attacks

Mattis: Afghans Boost Troop Vetting After Insider Attacks

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who recently visited Kabul, said on Tuesday that the Afghan government was increasing the vetting and training of local forces in order to minimize so-called insider
California: Legal Pot Cookies Aren't Strong Enough

California: Legal Pot Cookies Aren't Strong Enough

Almost one-fifth of all legal marijuana products submitted for testing to the California government since July 1 have been rejected, frequently for not being strong enough, according to data released
Experts: Global Extremism Threat Has Grown Since 9/11

Experts: Global Extremism Threat Has Grown Since 9/11

Extremism poses a greater global threat today than it did 17 years ago, despite costly U.S. military action overseas, according to members of the U.S. government commission that investigated the Sept.
Active Shooter Study: Semi-Automatic Rifles More Deadly

Active Shooter Study: Semi-Automatic Rifles More Deadly

Active shooters with semi-automatic rifles wound and kill twice as many people as those using non-automatic weapons, although chances of dying if hit in either type of assault are the same, a new
Numbers Still Favor Kavanaugh's Confirmation to Supreme Court

Numbers Still Favor Kavanaugh's Confirmation to Supreme Court

U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's marathon testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee last week does not appear to have changed the basic math that continues to favor the eventual
Trump 'Ready as Anybody Has Ever Been' for Hurricane Florence

Trump 'Ready as Anybody Has Ever Been' for Hurricane Florence

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the White House was "as ready as anybody has ever been" as a killer hurricane moved closer to making a direct hit on the southeastern U.S. coast.Hurricane
'This One Really Scares Me,' Expert Says of Hurricane Florence

'This One Really Scares Me,' Expert Says of Hurricane Florence

To whip up a monstrous storm like the one chugging for the Carolinas you need a handful of ingredients — and Florence has them all.— Warmer than normal sea temperatures to add energy and rain to a