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Global shares climb, oil prices jump on OPEC news


NEW YORK (Reuters) - World shares rose on Friday but stayed on track for their biggest weekly decline in three months as global trade tensions continued, though oil prices surged after OPEC decided on a modest production increase.


Italy vows to expel far more migrants, but it won't be easy


ROME (AP) — Barely a week in office, Italy's populist interior minister lost no time in bringing home his message: His government will make good on a campaign pledge to swiftly deport 100,000 migrants from the Mediterranean nation.

No drugs, no alcohol in U.S. celebrity chef Bourdain's body when he died: prosecutor


U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who killed himself in a French hotel room earlier this month, had no narcotics or alcohol in his body when he died, a local prosecutor said on Friday. Bourdain, host of CNN's food-and-travel-focused …


Michigan Woman Thought She Won $500 Lotto Prize, Later Learns It Was $1 Million


It took her two days to realize she won the top prize.


The Trauma Of Family Separation Will Haunt Children For Decades


On Wednesday, the Trump administration, under swelling public pressure,

S. Sudan says its 'had enough' of rebel leader as talks falter


South Sudan's government declared Friday it has "had enough" of opposition leader Riek Machar, dealing a blow to the latest effort to end more than four years of bloody civil war. Hopes of a breakthrough rose this week after Ethiopia…

Five Charity Workers Were Kidnapped and Gang-Raped in East India


The women were abducted while performing a play about human trafficking

We Can Already See The Damage From The Masterpiece Cakeshop Ruling


In recent weeks, a lesbian couple in New York City reported that they were


People are confusing their dogs with this simple towel trick


Don't believe what the cartoons have taught you — if you want to distract a dog, you don't need a string of sausages. All you need is a simple towel. SEE ALSO: Very obedient dog waits patiently outside cafe that doesn't allow pups Over the…

In 2015, a Russian-Built Submarine Might Have 'Sunk' a Navy Nuclear Sub


The Virginia-class is orders of magnitude quieter and offers far better sensors and carries more weapons. The newer vessels are far more effective against threats like the Kilo than their Los Angeles-class predecessors. Buying as many…


Chevrolet unveils all-new Blazer SUV


Chevrolet has just unveiled a stunning new SUV called the Blazer. The Blazer looks a little like a cross between a Mazda CX-5 and a Lexus RX. As well as being an absolutely outstanding design, the all-new Chevy Blazer will offer levels of…


Dana Perino on learning from Charles Krauthammer


Dana Perino urges discusses the impact of Charles Krauthammer's columns and urges younger generations to read Krauthammer's book.

US designer Spade mourned at hometown funeral


Friends and loved ones said goodbye Thursday to American fashion designer Kate Spade at a funeral in Kansas City, Missouri, birthplace of the 55-year-old who committed suicide two weeks ago. Spade was one of the biggest names in American…


The Latest: Protesters take to streets after police shooting


EAST PITTSBURGH, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of a 17-year-old (all times local):


AP Explains: Reunions between Korean families divided by war


SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korean officials agreed Friday to hold highly emotional temporary reunions in August of families separated since the 1950-53 Korean War. A look at key issues:

EU leaders set to prolong Russia sanctions again


By Gabriela Baczynska BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders will next week extend until the end of January economic sanctions against Russia over its intervention in Ukraine, diplomats and officials said. The curbs on Russia's energy…


Appeals court grants new sentencing hearings for DC sniper


RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A sniper serving life in prison for terrorizing the Washington, D.C., region as a teenager must get new sentencing hearings in Virginia, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.

North and South Korea Are Preparing to Reunite Families Divided by War


The families were were driven apart during the turmoil of the Korean War


Koko, gorilla who knew sign language, dies in Santa Cruz Mountains at age 46


The world is remembering Koko, the famous gorilla who lived in the Bay Area. She died in her sleep Tuesday at the age of 46 at her home in the Santa Cruz Mountains.


More time needed to achieve peace, South Sudan rebels say


By Denis Dumo JUBA (Reuters) - South Sudanese rebels said on Thursday that more time is needed to secure lasting peace in the country and it would be necessary to address the root causes of a civil war. "There is no shortcut to peace," the…

2018 Buick Regal GS Tested: Grand Sport or Bland Sport?


Keep your expectations in check and the handsome Regal GS delivers.


The Latest: Hundreds attend funeral for designer Kate Spade


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on funeral services for fashion designer Kate Spade (all times local):

Melania Trump To Child Detainees: 'Good Luck'


First lady Melania Trump made an unannounced visit on Thursday to an immigrant


Migrant Children Report Physical, Verbal Abuse In At Least 3 Federal Detention Centers


Migrant children as young as 11 years old have reported suffering physical and

Delta Bans ‘Pit Bull Type Dogs’ As Service Animals On Flights


Delta Air Lines will no longer allow "pit bull type dogs" as service or

Here's Everything We Know About Meghan Markle's Daily Diet


As the new Duchess transitions into her royal duties, we're digging up everything we know about what Meghan Markle eats in a day.

15-mile stretch of San Andreas Fault in SoCal could be 'ground zero' for 'Big One,' study says


A new study points to a type of rock on the San Andreas Fault that may signal where the "Big One" could hit, and it's in Southern California.


Assad presses assault in southwest Syria, civilians flee


By Tom Perry BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian government forces pounded rebel-held areas of the southwest with artillery on Thursday, in a steady escalation by President Bashar al-Assad who has vowed to win back the area bordering Jordan and the…