PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the…

PHOTO GALLERY: Health workers tending to an Ebola patient in the Democratic Republic of Congo, thick storm clouds over Illinois, and a Saturn V rocket projected onto the Washington Monument to commemorate the Apollo 11 moon landing anniversary

Service resuming after 7 New York City subway…

About a third of New York City's subway lines were suspended for more than an hour during a hot evening commute, stranding some passengers underground and sending others searching for alternate ways home

Events fall as mercury rises; moon commemoration…

As temperatures rise across US, events fall, including several New York City plans

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed at event in China

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China

Technology, temporary help keeps farmers on job longer

Assistive technology, help from seasonal hires and family members, and a general improvement in the health of U.S. seniors in recent decades have helped them remain productive well into their 60s, 70s and beyond

US man escapes fire by climbing down high-rise

The unidentified man was unharmed, but four others were taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.

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The Latest: Senior UK MP: Military strike on Iran 'unwise'

The chairman of Britain's House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee says military action to free the oil tanker seized by Iran would not be a good choice

Work on old oil well may have caused California spill

Chevron says an 800,000-gallon oil spill in Central California may have started when crews tried to recap an abandoned well

Iran's seizure of UK tanker in Gulf seen as…

Iran has seized a British-flagged oil tanker and briefly detained a second vessel in the Strait of Hormuz, intensifying tensions with the West

1 killed, 4 injured when Alaska flight aborted on takeoff

A Maryland man visiting Alaska with his family was killed and one of his three children was critically injured Friday after their floatplane's takeoff was aborted during takeoff

Report: U.S. Officials Proposed Capping Refugee…

Sources told Politico that a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services representative made the suggestion during a meeting last week.

Explosion at gas factory in central China kills at least 10

Authorities say the death toll has risen to 10 in a gas plant explosion in central China

Counties: Drug companies shipped suspicious…

Two Ohio counties say in new court filings that drugmakers and distributors violated regulations by shipping suspicious orders of powerful prescription opioids

Florida sheriff to investigate Epstein's work…

A Florida sheriff has launched an internal investigation into wealthy financer Jeffrey Epstein's time spent out of jail under a work release program after he was convicted of sexually abusing underage girls

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Black lawmaker: White man said 'Go back where you…

An African American lawmaker in Georgia says she was verbally attacked in a supermarket by a white man who told her to "go back where you came from."

Monsoon flooding death toll rises to 152 in South…

The death toll has risen to 152 in monsoon flooding in South Asia as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries

The Latest: Subway suspension caused by computer failure

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says a failure in the computer system that powers the signals on seven New York City subway lines caused a suspension of more than an hour on those lines

Minnesota crowd welcomes home Ilhan Omar

The congresswoman returned to her home state and was met with "welcome home" chants and signs.

Germany marks 75th anniversary of plot to kill…

Germany is marking the 75th anniversary of the most famous plot to kill Adolf Hitler, paying tribute to those who were executed for trying, but failing, to assassinate the Nazi dictator

Florida woman accused of assault over pizza slice

Authorities have arrested a woman in Florida who they say tried to attack another woman with a knife when she was denied a slice of pizza

Federal judge upholds a Trump alternative to 'Obamacare'

Federal judge upholds short-term health insurance, a Trump alternative to 'Obamacare'

US to send asylum seekers back to dangerous part…

The U.S. government will expand its policy requiring asylum seekers to wait outside the country to one of Mexico's most dangerous cities

Iran Denies That U.S. Destroyed One Of Its Drones

A U.S. defense official said the drone was destroyed using electronic jamming equipment, but Iran said all its drones are accounted for.

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Report: Equifax to pay $700 million in breach settlement

The Wall Street Journal says Equifax will pay around $700 million to settle with the FTC over a 2017 data breach that exposed some 150 million people's social security numbers and other private information

Power station fires knock out service on hot day…

Fires at two transmission substations in Wisconsin's capital knocked out power to more than thousands of customers on a sweltering day, sending plumes of smoke into the air and leading the governor to declare a state of emergency

Judge to give Motel 6 settlement preliminary nod…

A federal judge has told Motel 6 and civil rights attorneys he plans to give his preliminary nod to a settlement in the case involving guests who complained the national chain violated their privacy by giving their information to immigration authorities