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America still in turmoil a year after Kaepernick's protest

Aug 20, 2017

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest is still causing debate in and around the NFL a year later as the embattled quarterback looks for a chance to play again

Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona

Aug 20, 2017

The victims of vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort came from around the world and across generations

'The Hitman's Bodyguard' outdoes 'Logan Lucky' at box office

Aug 20, 2017

The Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds action comedy "The Hitman's Bodyguard" has taken the top spot at the box office this weekend with an estimated $21.6 million in grosses from 3,337 theaters according to studio estimates Sunday

Housing a top priority for California lawmakers after recess

Aug 20, 2017

Addressing California's housing shortage will be a top priority for state lawmakers when they return from their summer recess Monday

Iran approves nearly all of Rouhani's Cabinet picks

Aug 20, 2017

Iranian lawmakers have approved 16 Cabinet members nominated by recently re-elected President Hassan Rouhani, including the first defense minister unaffiliated with the elite, hard-line Revolutionary Guard in 25 years

Mastermind of lottery fraud faces 25-year prison sentence

Aug 20, 2017

A former lottery computer programmer who has pleaded guilty in Iowa to running a criminal scheme that allowed him to collect $2 million in lottery winnings in four states is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday

UK gov't considers more check on car, truck rentals

Aug 20, 2017

Britain's government is considering more check on drivers wishing to rent cars and vans following several attacks in which vehicles were used to mow down pedestrians

French designer in costly dispute over Pitt-Jolie chateau

Aug 20, 2017

A French lighting designer has won a $600,000 court ruling in a dispute with Brad Pitt over a grandiose re-design of his and Angelina Jolie's chateau in Provence

Incentives offered for new agents at remote border crossings

Aug 20, 2017

U.S. Customs and Border Protection is offering hiring bonuses and job security to people willing to work at some of the nation's most remote border crossings with Canada and Mexico

Grace Mugabe returns to Zimbabwe despite assault claim

Aug 20, 2017

Zimbabwean state media say the wife of President Robert Mugabe has returned home from South Africa despite calls that she be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel in Johannesburg

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