Urgency for vaccine grows as virus ravages…

Scientists are working to develop a vaccine for a deadly virus that's devastating pig herds in Asia

Police: Fleeing man plunges to death leaping hotel balconies

Police say a man flashed a housekeeper at an Atlanta hotel and died trying to escape security by leaping between balconies

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Why US firms are desperate to retain ageing staff

Elderly people are forecast to be the fastest growing sector of the US labour force.

Police hunt killer in California university…

Police say they're working around the clock to find an attacker who stabbed to death a retired administrator at California State University, Fullerton on the first day of the new school year

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend

If you're flying over the Labor Day holiday, don't count on an empty middle seat

Jury to restart deliberations in Oakland…

A judge has ordered deliberations to start over in the trial of two men accused of turning a San Francisco Bay Area warehouse into a cluttered maze where 36 partygoers died during a fire

DOD Identifies U.S. Soldier Killed In Saudi Arabia

U.S. Army Spc. Clayton James Horne was also a sheriff's deputy in Winn Parish, Louisiana.

Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong…

Twitter has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were linked to the Chinese government and a disinformation campaign targeting protests in Hong Kong

Lam promises work to narrow Hong Kong rifts, no…

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says she's setting up a "communication platform" to resolve differences in the city after months of anti-government protests

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Governor brings big tech to the table after El…

Texas' governor is bringing in Google, Facebook and Twitter for a meeting on extremism in the wake of a mass shooting in El Paso that left 22 people dead

Cops and robbers in a dead-end gun fight

Horrified householders in South Carolina find their quiet cul-de-sac turned into the O.K. Corral.

9-year-old Detroit girl killed in attack by 3 dogs

A 9-year-old Detroit girl was killed when she was attacked by three dogs as she rode on a bike in an alley near her home

With eyes on election, White House insists…

The White House is insisting the "fundamentals" of the U.S. economy are strong

School condemns video of high schoolers giving Nazi salute

A school district in Southern California condemned a video of high-schoolers giving Nazi salutes and singing a Nazi song after it was released Monday.

Jeffrey Epstein Reportedly Signed His Will Just…

Documents obtained by the New York Post show Jeffrey Epstein's will was signed and filed on Aug. 8. He died by suicide on Aug. 10.

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UK to pressure social media companies to fight…

Britain's government is planning to pressure social media companies to do more to fight misinformation on vaccines following a spike in measles cases

13 Chinese killed as tour bus crashes in Laos

A tour bus carrying dozens of Chinese passengers has crashed in Laos, killing at least 13