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Nation Nov 01Navy believes it found wreckage of missing U.S. cargo ship El Faro
A U.S. Navy search team has found what it believes is the submerged wreckage of the cargo ship El Faro, which went missing last month during Hurricane Joaquin.
World Nov 01Questions swirl over Russian plane crash in Egypt that killed 224
New information has emerged about the Russian passenger jet the crashed in the Sinai Peninsula Saturday, though many questions remain about the disaster, whose cause is yet uncertain.
World Oct 31More than 200 dead after Russian airliner crashes in Egypt’s Sinai
MetroJet flight 9268 and its 224 passengers and crew lifted off from the Egyptian resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh shortly before 6 a.m. Saturday morning. Just 23 minutes later, the flight lost contact with ground control and plunged more than…
Politics Oct 11Sanders: Ban on assault weapons is a ‘commonsense’ policy
At a rally for his presidential campaign Saturday, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders addressed the recent rash of shootings on American college campuses and recommended policies to curb gun violence, including an assault weapons ban.
World Oct 03Airstrike hits Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan
An apparent U.S. airstrike wreaked havoc in the embattled Afghan city of Kunduz early Saturday, killing at least 19 civilians and seriously wounding dozens of others at a hospital run by the medical nonprofit Doctors Without Borders.
Nation Aug 16New Mexico drops water restrictions from Animas River after spill
The Environmental Protection Agency took responsibility Friday for a massive wastewater spill that contaminated a Colorado river Wednesday, and warned locals to avoid the polluted waters.
World Aug 16Death toll rises from massive warehouse explosion in Tianjin, China
The official death toll from the inferno and massive explosions that devastated a container port in the northeastern Chinese city of Tianjin has climbed to 104 on Saturday.
Politics Aug 15AT&T cooperated extensively with NSA, Snowden documents reveal
New documents released by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden show that telecommunications giant AT&T was for years the most cooperative and prolific provider of Internet and phone data to the NSA…
Nation Aug 09Questions abound in fatal police shooting of unarmed Texas teen
The death of Christian Taylor, an unarmed black 19-year-old shot to death by a Texas police officer in the small hours of Friday morning, has raised questions about the circumstances of the shooting, which some see as fitting a pattern…
Nation Aug 09Ferguson commemorates one year since Michael Brown’s death
One year ago, the police shooting of black teen Michael Brown brought Ferguson, Missouri to international attention, prompted a national conversation about race and justice and electrified the Black Lives Matter movement. On Sunday, one year since Brown's death, the…