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Swaziland is now called 'eSwatini'

At a celebration marking 50 years of independence from Britain, Africa's last absolute monarch announced he is renaming his country to the "Kingdom of eSwatini."

Dad stabbed to death as daughter sits in lap at…

A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: U.S. missiles light sky over Damascus; students protest gun violence in U.S.; participants in annual Color Run in Paris toss colored powder into the air.

1 student wounded in shooting at Florida high…

A gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks and cabinets against classroom doors to make barricades

The Latest: Ally China welcomes N. Korea's nuke…

China, North Korea's main ally, is welcoming Pyongyang's decision to suspend its nuclear and missile tests

Yemen Red Cross: More dying from indirect effects of war

The outgoing head of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Yemen says he believes more people are dying now from indirect effects of the conflict than from bombing, shelling and ground attacks

'If you're alone, you're more likely to be…

Vera Papisova was groped at Coachella while reporting on sexual harassment for Teen Vogue.

North Korea Says It Has Suspended Missile Testing…

North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site.

This Medicine Cabinet Staple Could Prevent Dying…

Researchers out of the University of Arizona say a simple aspirin could help mitigate the effects of grief and bereavement.

Romney seeks Utah Republican Party nomination at…

Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat

Off-duty LAPD officer charged with murder in DUI crash

An off-duty Los Angeles police officer has been charged with murder in a fiery freeway crash that killed three people

Wall St slides as tech stumbles

Wall Street fell on Friday as investors worried about a jump in U.S. bond yields and tech stocks declined. Fred Katayama reports.

Americans told to toss romaine lettuce over E…

U.S. health officials are telling consumers to throw away any store-bought romaine lettuce they have in their kitchens and are warning restaurants not to serve it amid an E. coli outbreak

Man who shot 2 deputies in Florida was mystery to…

A man who investigators say killed two sheriff's deputies in rural north Florida was a mystery figure to many in the small agricultural community rocked by the shooting

CIA Releases Memo On Gina Haspel's Role…

Haspel is President Donald Trump's pick to run the agency.

Trump changes tone on immigration

On Tuesday, President Trump appeared to be open to a "clean" DACA bill. By Wednesday, he seemed adamant that the wall be included in any immigration bill.

DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting…

The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers

Sen. Duckworth brings baby to vote in Senate

Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) made history as she became the first senator to cast a vote on the Senate floor with her newborn by her side.

Jury ends week with no decision on Border Patrol…

A judge told jurors considering a murder charge against a U.S. Border Patrol agent in the shooting death of a rock-throwing Mexican teenager to keep trying to reach a verdict

Judge won't order Flint bottled water program to…

A federal judge has denied a request to order Michigan officials to resume distribution of free bottled water in Flint