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A near total solar eclipse is seen over midtown Atlanta, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Americans are dazzled as eclipse turns day into nightThe moon is blotting the sun from the sky in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century
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FILE - In this April 15, 2011, file photo, a bottle of Johnson's baby powder is displayed. On Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, a Los Angeles County Superior Court spokeswoman confirmed that a jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
Record $417M award in lawsuit linking baby powder to cancerA Los Angeles jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in lawsuit that the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 26, 2004 file photo, a local fisherman watches a dugong at Yomitanson on the island of Okinawa, Japan. A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, that seeks to block construction of a U.S. military base in Okinawa, Japan. The suit by the Center for Biological Diversity argues that U.S. officials failed to adequately consider the base's effects on the Okinawa dugong, an endangered marine mammal that resembles a manatee. (Ryukyu Shimpo,Kyodo News via AP, File)
Appeals court revives suit over US military base in JapanA federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit that seeks to block construction of a U.S. military base in Okinawa, Japan
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
Judge orders Montana congressman photographed, fingerprintedA judge has ordered Montana Rep. Greg Gianforte to be booked, photographed and fingerprinted after he pleaded guilty to assaulting a reporter the day before he was elected in May.
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Military-style Christian sect leader charged in abuse caseA leader of a western New Mexico military-style Christian sect faces 100 child sexual abuse charges
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this May 3, 2016 file photo, candles burn at a makeshift memorial for Ashlynne Mike on the Navajo Nation southwest of Farmington, N.M. The man who admitted to killing the Navajo girl, faces life in prison without parole. Ashlynne Mike’s mother has been urging the tribe to opt in to the death penalty, particularly for crimes that involve children. (AP Photo/Mary Hudetz, File)
Most American Indian tribes opt out of federal death penaltyIn Indian Country, most tribes opt out of the death penalty for federal crimes on tribal land
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A boy reacts as he views a partial solar eclipse through a filter at the Astronomy Institute on the campus of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, in Mexico City, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
The Latest: Tyler performs 'Total Eclipse' during cruiseSome cruise passengers have watched the solar eclipse as Bonnie Tyler sang her hit, "Total Eclipse of the Heart."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- In a Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 file photo, Anissa Weier, 15, appears in court in Waukesha, Wis. Weier, one of two Wisconsin girls charged with repeatedly stabbing a classmate to impress the fictitious horror character Slender Man, pleaded guilty Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, to attempted second-degree homicide as a party to a crime, with use of a deadly weapon. She initially faced a charge of attempted first-degree intentional homicide in the 2014 attack on Payton Leutner in Waukesha, a city west of Milwaukee.(Michael Sears/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP, Pool, File)
Teen pleads guilty to lesser charge in Slender Man attackOne of two teenagers charged with stabbing a classmate to impress a fictitious character called Slender Man has decided to plead guilty to a lesser charge
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Hike turns tragic when parents tumble off cliff in New YorkFamily hike turns tragic when parents tumble off cliff near Buffalo, New York
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Feds: Texas man tried planting bomb on Confederate statueA Houston man has been arrested after being accused by authorities of trying to damage or destroy a Confederate statue at a Houston park with explosives
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The Latest: New Mexico Christian sect: Abuse claims 'false'A western New Mexico military-style Christian sect with anti-Semitic leanings says claims of child abuse and child sexual abuse by leaders are false.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Aug 10, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., watches a baseball game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers during the first inning in Phoenix. McCain's packed agenda while on break from Congress in his home state of Arizona has hardly been the schedule of a typical brain cancer patient, or even someone about to turn 81. McCain has been undergoing targeted radiation and chemotherapy treatments at the local Mayo Clinic on weekday mornings before going about his day with vigor. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
Between cancer treatments, McCain maintains rigorous agendaSen. John McCain is keeping a rigorous agenda while on break from Congress, despite recently being diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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