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Investigation leads to closure of 6 Virginia fox…

The Virginia attorney general's office says a two-year investigation has led to the closure of six fox pens, enclosures in which wild foxes are contained to be chased by hunting dogs

Official: Escaped jaguar bit through steel cable…

A jaguar that escaped its enclosure and killed nine other animals at a New Orleans zoo apparently was able to bite through a steel-cable barrier that forms the roof of its habitat

Ohio prison staff set to execute killer of man…

Ohio is set to execute a condemned killer for a three-decades-old fatal stabbing

Trump backs off siding with Russia over US…

Trump again contends summit with Russia's president was a "great success," backs off his remarks a day earlier undermining U.S. intelligence agencies

Police: Drunken ice cream truck driver crashes, injures 3

Authorities say a woman drunkenly crashed an ice cream truck into a car, injuring three people on National Ice Cream Day

Biggest Losers: Who shed followers in the Twitter…

In their latest effort to clean the social media platform, Twitter started deleting ‘locked accounts’, leaving several popular Twitter accounts with millions of fewer followers.

Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all…

Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

Cool as a Cucumber? It Might Be Better to Be…

If you are job hunting, it might be better to be excited than to be calm. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Ala. congresswoman wins runoff turning on loyalty…

A House Republican has won her runoff election in Alabama after battling questions about her loyalty to Trump

3rd woman arrested in beating, stabbing of Applebee's server

A third woman has been arrested in the beating and stabbing of an Applebee's waitress who Georgia authorities say accidentally brushed against a customer's leg.

Fed Chairman Powell outlines risk of trade tariffs

U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell delivered his semiannual testimony to Congress Tuesday and said that countries that have remained open to trade have grown faster than countries that have gone in a more protectionist direction.

Lessons for next US financial crisis from 3 key ex-officials

Lessons for next US financial crisis from 3 key officials who were at center of previous one

Probation revoked for man in forced-abortion case

A West Virginia man has been sentenced to prison after initially getting probation for impregnating an 11-year-old girl who was forced to get an abortion

New Blood Test May Detect Melanoma In Early Stages

In a new study, scientists used an experimental blood test to identify people who had early-stage melanoma with almost 80 percent accuracy.

APNewsBreak: Twitter suspended 58 million…

APNewsBreak: Twitter has suspended more than 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press

Man who cut off his ankle monitor suspected in 3…

Houston-area parolee suspected in three fatal shootings arrested and faces capital murder charges; police say he cut off ankle monitor days before rampage started

California woman describes finding cliff plunge…

A beachcomber who found a missing Oregon driver who survived a 250-foot plunge off a California cliff and a week without food calls the survivor a hero

Stray bullet strikes, kills 9-year-old girl…

Police say a 9-year-old girl was asleep in her bed when a stray bullet struck and killed her inside her family's New Jersey home

Nicaraguan forces violently retake symbolic city

Nicaraguan national police and armed pro-government civilians lay siege and retook a symbolically important neighborhood that has recently become a center of resistance to President Daniel Ortega's government