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Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt

Campaign focus on economic issues vital to black…

It's a campaign focus this weekend on economic issues important to the black community for some of the Democratic presidential candidates

Oregon city stops jailing poor who can't pay court debts

The eastern Oregon city of Pendleton has stopped jailing people who are unable to pay fines following the settlement of a federal lawsuit contending city officials were running a debtors' prison

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Terror, chaos inside California Costco amid…

Shoppers and employees have described terror and chaos as shots rang out inside a busy California warehouse store as a gunman in an argument near the freezer section opened fire

Swimmer missing from race down New York's Hudson River

Police are searching for a swimmer who went missing during a 120-mile multi-day race down New York's Hudson River

Iran's President Says It Will Continue…

Iran stopped enforcing parts of the 2015 pact in May, around a year after the U.S. withdrew completely.

Passengers subdue chaotic man on board Turkish Airlines jet

An Associated Press photographer says passengers on board a Turkish Airlines flight to Sudan had to subdue a man who started screaming soon after takeoff and began rushing toward the cockpit.

Ex-priest in molestation case returned to Arizona from Italy

A former Catholic priest who fled from Arizona to Italy in 2003 after being indicted on child molestation charges has been returned to the state

Peru begins requesting passports and visas from…

Riot police are guarding Peru's northern border to ensure that only Venezuelan migrants who hold a passport and humanitarian visa can enter the country

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Park named after Boston Marathon bombing victim opening

A park named in honor of the youngest victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing is being formally opened this weekend

Turkey slams southern EU nations on drilling bid…

Turkey has criticized the leaders of southern European Union nations for urging the EU to consider taking action against Turkey over its bid to drill for gas in waters where Cyprus has exclusive economic rights

Protesters strip, get painted in Times Square

Several dozen people stripped naked and got their bodies painted in New York's Times Square as part of what was billed as a protest against "divisiveness."

Mexico Releases Copy Of Immigration Agreement…

President Trump had touted the letter as containing additional details details regarding the recent immigration deal between the U.S. and Mexico.

Coast Guard rescues man from cruise ship off North Carolina

The Coast Guard has helped take a man from a cruise ship to the mainland for a medical problem. The Coast Guard's Portsmouth, Virginia, command center received a call Friday morning that a passenger on the cruise ship was suffering abdominal pain

Texas sheriff's deputy dies after found with head injuries

Authorities say a Texas sheriff's sergeant has died after being found in his car with significant head injuries

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Family of slain ex-Arkansas lawmaker "sickened…

The family of a former Arkansas state senator who was found dead outside of her home says it is "sickened and upset" that a friend of the ex-lawmaker has been implicated in the death

Ohio hospital faces lawsuits over Legionnaires' outbreak

Two people who say they contracted Legionnaires' disease at newly opened Ohio hospital have sued the facility and its health system

Middle East attack jolts oil-import dependent Asia

The blasts detonated far from the bustling megacities of Asia, but the attack this week on two tankers in the strategic Strait of Hormuz hits at the heart of the region's oil import-dependent economies