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10 people shot at Brooklyn house party

Ten people were shot early Sunday morning at a Brooklyn house party, New York police said.

All 10 people survived.

It's not clear what prompted the shooting. Officers were still at the scene hours after the incident.

No other information was immediat...

Researchers say Africa's golden jackal really a wolf

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Study yields new species: African golden wolf

The golden jackals found in Africa, Europe the Middle East and Asia have long been considered the same species. But researchers now say the African species are really wolves.

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Tennessee police officer killed during traffic stop

A manhunt is underway for a suspect who fatally shot a police officer during a traffic stop in Tennessee, authorities said Sunday. Memphis police Officer Sean Bolton, 33, was shot multiple times Saturday night by a person who was in the car he pulled...

Paula Kerger 'hopeful' genealogy show will air again

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'Finding Your Roots' scandal is 'teachable moment,' PBS president says

The future of "Finding Your Roots" is still up in the air, PBS president Paula Kerger said Saturday, more than a month after an embarrassing scandal. But Kerger said she is "hopeful" it will return.

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Charles Koch slams 'corporate welfare'

As top GOP presidential candidates arrived at a hotel here to court the influential donors of the Koch network, Charles Koch called on retreat attendees to unite with him in a campaign against "corporate welfare" and "irresponsible spending" by both ...

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Monsoon rains displace 150,000-plus in Myanmar

Heavy monsoon rains in the past month have left at least 27 people dead and displaced more than 150,000 others in Myanmar, the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said Saturday.

Tyler Perry at Bobbi Kristina Brown funeral

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Family, celebs, drama at Bobbi Kristina funeral

Family and friends said goodbye Saturday to Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of the late Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, at a private funeral just north of Atlanta.

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On this day: August 2

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America formally declares its independence, the U.S. Census is born, a president dies, JFK becomes a hero, and a young Robert Zimmerman changes his name, all on this day.

On this day: August 1

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Oxygen is discovered, Adolf Hitler presides over the opening of the Olympics, a new superhero is introduced, tragedy strikes the University of Texas, and a new all-music TV network debuts, all on this day.

Confidence grows that piece of Flight 370 found

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Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777.

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