Trump tells California 'there is no drought'

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told California voters Friday that he can solve their water crisis, declaring, "There is no drought."

Health experts urge WHO to consider moving Rio Olympics

A group of public health experts have urged the World Health Organization to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved because of the Zika outbreak

Obama uses Hiroshima visit as opportunity to urge no nukes

With an unflinching look back at a painful history, President Barack Obama stood on the hallowed ground of Hiroshima on Friday and declared it a fitting place to summon people everywhere to embrace the vision of a world without nuclear weapons

The man who seduced the 7th Fleet: Federal sting reveals trail of corruption

For months, a small team of U.S. Navy investigators and federal prosecutors secretly devised options for a high-stakes international manhunt. Could the target be snatched from his home base in Asia and rendered to the United States? Or held captive...


Trump: It would be ‘inappropriate’ to debate Sanders

Donald Trump won’t debate Sen. Bernie Sanders after all.

Report: First US case of germ resistant to last resort drug

For the first time, a U.S. patient has been infected with bacteria resistant to an antibiotic used as a last resort treatment, scientists said Thursday.

UN agency reports Iranian has complied with nuclear deal

Iran has corrected one violation of its landmark nuclear deal with six world powers and is honoring all other major obligations, the U.N. atomic energy agency reported Friday

Navy investigating cause of training mission jet crash

Navy officials are investigating what caused two fighter jets to crash off the North Carolina during a training mission

National Spelling Bee ends in its unlikeliest tie to date

After an odd, roller-coaster finish, the Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in a tie for the third consecutive year

Online dance craze sweeps police departments across US

Police officers across the U.S. are dancing an updated version of a catchy 1990s hip hop song in videos that are gaining wide popularity online

Trapped group escapes Kentucky cave through neck-deep water

A group of college students trapped by flash flooding on a field trip to a Kentucky cave Thursday walked through neck-deep water to get to safety, authorities said.

UPDATED: Rapper arrested in T.I. concert shooting that killed 1

A shooting inside a concert venue in New York City where hip-hop artist T.I. was getting ready to perform has left one person dead and three others wounded

NASA hits snag while inflating new room at space station

NASA has hit a snag while inflating a new experimental room at the International Space Station _ the world's first pump-it-up room for astronauts

Clinton says IG report won't affect her presidential bid

Hillary Clinton says a new government audit critical of her use of a private email server as secretary of state won't affect her Democratic presidential campaign

Baylor regents strip Ken Starr of president’s title, apologize for mishandling sex assault cases

Baylor University ousted Ken Starr as president Thursday after prolonged and widespread criticism of the Baptist college’s handling of sexual assaults by football players.

More than 4,000 migrants rescued in single day

More than 4,000 are rescued at sea in one of the busiest days of the Mediterranean migrant crisis, and at least 20 die trying to reach Europe as Libyan-based smugglers take advantage of calm seas to send desperate migrants north

Pakistani husbands can 'lightly beat' their wives, Islamic council says

A husband should be allowed to lightly beat his wife if she defies his commands and refuses to dress up as per his desires, Islamic council says.

Obama's every gesture will be scrutinized in Hiroshima visit

Every gesture, every word uttered or avoided, every person Barack Obama speaks with, listens to and chooses to walk with in Hiroshima will help determine the success of a trip with huge potential political and diplomatic pitfalls in both America and...



A sunny new season

Good things seem to be in the air, with the change of seasons.


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