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05/24/2017 11:52 AM
Landslide Buries Stretch of Famous Hwy. 1 at California’s Big Sur

Landslide Buries Stretch of Famous Hwy. 1 at California’s Big SurPart of California’s Highway 1 remains buried under a mountain of rock and dirt that stretches a quarter-mile wide.



05/24/2017 11:39 AM
I Won’t Forget What You Said, Pres. Trump Tells Pope Francis

I Won’t Forget What You Said, Pres. Trump Tells Pope FrancisPres. Trump and Pope Francis met privately at the Vatican on Wednesday in the latest of the president’s high-level meetings at sites that are sacred to the world's three large monotheistic religions.



05/25/2017 05:26 PM
GOP House hopeful keeps low profile after assault charge

GOP House hopeful keeps low profile after assault chargeBOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Republican congressional candidate in Montana charged with shoving a reporter to the ground on the eve of a special election kept a low profile Thursday even as supporters prepared a hotel ballroom for a possible victory party.



05/25/2017 04:39 PM
Woman Talks 'Adrenaline Reaction' That Led Her to Jump on Hood of Car to Foil Carjacking

Woman Talks 'Adrenaline Reaction' That Led Her to Jump on Hood of Car to Foil CarjackingMelissa Smith, 28, was not about to become a victim.



05/24/2017 12:00 PM
World reaction to the deadly attack in Manchester, England

World reaction to the deadly attack in Manchester, EnglandAt least 22 people have died and more than 100 injured after what Theresa May described as an “appalling terror attack” at the Manchester Arena during an Ariana Grande pop concert. World reaction grows as ISIS claims responsibility.



05/24/2017 01:53 AM
Overturned tanker causes massive fire in California

Overturned tanker causes massive fire in CaliforniaA tanker truck driver was killed when his truck ran off Highway 99, overturned and exploded into flames in Atwater, California, authorities said.



05/24/2017 11:31 AM
Manchester Attack: Father and Brothers of Suspected Bomber Arrested

Manchester Attack: Father and Brothers of Suspected Bomber ArrestedThe father and a younger brother of the suspect Manchester suicide bomber were taken into custody by Libyan officials, as another brother was taken into custody in England.



05/24/2017 12:48 PM
Thousands flee Philippine city after rebel rampage claimed by Islamic State

Thousands flee Philippine city after rebel rampage claimed by Islamic StateBy Romeo Ranoco PANTAR, Philippines (Reuters) - Thousands of civilians fled fighting in the Philippines on Wednesday as troops tried to fend off Islamist militants who took over large parts of a city, capturing Christians, seizing and torching buildings and setting free scores of prisoners. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the rampage via its Amaq news agency, and President Rodrigo Duterte defended his decision to declare martial law on Mindanao, the Muslim-majority island where Marawi City is located, to prevent the spread of extremism in the impoverished region. The violence flared in Marawi on Tuesday afternoon after a botched raid by security forces on a hideout of the Maute, a militant group that has pledged allegiance to Islamic State.



05/25/2017 07:15 AM
Everest rescuers retrieve bodies of two Indian climbers

Everest rescuers retrieve bodies of two Indian climbersRescuers have retrieved the bodies of two Indian climbers who died on Mount Everest last year but whose remains could not be moved due to bad weather, an official said Thursday. A team of Nepali climbers retrieved the bodies of Goutam Ghosh and Paresh Nath from the balcony, an area just below the summit of the 8,848-metre (29,029-foot) mountain. Ghosh's remains were only located this year by other climbers on the mountain.



05/25/2017 04:54 AM
Unusual mass attack injures 8 California guards, 7 inmates

Unusual mass attack injures 8 California guards, 7 inmatesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a brawl that officials say was extreme even by the violent standard of California prisons, correctional officers had to open fire to stop a melee that sent eight guards and seven inmates to hospitals.




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