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Woman gives birth on California freeway shoulder

Marine Corps veteran Bolivar Vilchez was terrified as he helped his wife deliver their daughter on the side of a Southern California freeway.

Yemen deal signed after Shiite rebels seize government, PM quits

Rival groups in Yemen signed a UN‑brokered peace deal on Sunday after Shiite rebels seized the...

Arab nations needed in Iraq, Syria: US general

The still‑evolving military campaign plan to retake Iraqi territory held by the Islamic State group calls for attacking the extremists from several...

Ashraf Ghani declared president-elect of Afghan poll

Afghanistan's election commission declared former finance minister Ashraf Ghani as the war‑ravaged country's president‑elect on...

Huge Northern California wildfire keeps growing

As an expanding wildfire in Northern California kept nearly 3,000 people from their homes, teams sought to find out how many structured had already been...

UN: 70,000 Syrians flee to Turkey

As many as 70,000 Syrian Kurds have poured into Turkey since Friday fleeing an offensive by Islamic State jihadists in northeastern Syria, the UN's...

Day nine begins in hunt for trooper slaying suspect

The suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for a ninth day Sunday as...

Iran seeks give and take on militants, nuclear program

Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like to see more flexibility on Iran's uranium...

Former NFL kicker Bironas dies in car wreck

Former Tennessee Titans’ kicker Rob Bironas died late Saturday in a single vehicle car crash in Nashville, police said on Sunday.