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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...

Afghan presidential candidates sign unity deal

Afghanistan's two presidential candidates signed a power‑sharing deal Sunday, capped with a hug and a handshake, three months after a disputed...

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...

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...

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.

Clashes in Yemeni capital cast doubt on deal signing

Shi'ite Houthi rebels and government forces fought for a fourth straight day in the Yemeni capital, residents said, despite the announcement of a U....

Who wins Senate control? November 4 might not decide

A suspenseful election night is one thing, but what if it stretches out for a month? Or into next year?

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...

Five inmates escape from California jail

Authorities in Central California are on the hunt for five inmates who have escaped a correctional facility.