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US general sees ‘slight degradation' in readiness after suspension of S. Korea-US drills

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Trump bragged about his presidency and world leaders laughed

2 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   5 articles

World leaders laughed Tuesday after President Donald Trump said in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly that his administration had accomplished more than any other...
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US puts sanctions on Venezuela first lady, other officials

5 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Tuesday slapped financial sanctions on four members of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's inner circle, including his wife and the...
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Body found in ditch in Goldsboro

Body found in ditch in Goldsboro

18 minutes ago   |   WRAL

A landscaper clearing an area along U.S. Highway 117 in Goldsboro on Monday found a body in a ditch, authorities said, adding that the death might have been caused by Hurricane...
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What's yogurt? Industry wants greater liberty to use term

21 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - If low-fat yogurt is blended with fatty ingredients like coconut or chocolate, is it still low-fat? Is it even yogurt? The U.S. government has rules about what can...
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Arby's owner buys Sonic burger chain for $2.3 billion

25 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call   |   9 articles

Arby's owner Inspire Brands is buying the Sonic drive-in hamburger chain. Inspire is paying $43.50 per share cash, or $2.3 billion, for Sonic, which has 3,600 restaurants in...
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Trade rep Lighthizer says US is prepared to move ahead on new NAFTA deal without Canada

26 minutes ago   |   CNBC

With less than a week to go before the deadline, the U.S. is ready to move ahead on a new NAFTA-style agreement with or without Canada, U.S. Trade Representative Robert...
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Energy companies drive stock market higher in early trading

34 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   3 articles

Stocks are opening slightly higher as energy companies rise with oil prices. Facebook was down on the news that the founders of the social media company's Instagram app are...
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The Latest: Trump says Iran has acted 'very badly'

34 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   5 articles

UNITED NATIONS - The Latest on President Donald Trump's appearance at the U.N. General Assembly : 10:30 a.m. President Donald Trump says he won't meet with Iran's leadership...
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US: Stoppage of US, Korea exercises cause readiness loss

34 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The general nominated to take command of U.S. and allied forces in South Korea says the decision to cancel several major military exercises on the Korean peninsula...
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Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

US fashion label Michael Kors has agreed to buy Versace in a deal valuing the revered designer at $2.2 billion, the companies said on Tuesday, making it the latest Italian... Read more ...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating fishing trap

The teen says he ran out of food within a week and survived on fish and seawater he squeezed from his clothing. Read more ...

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

Engineers inspecting the wreckage of a public housing complex gutted by fire five days ago found a 74-year-old tenant inside, alive and well, on Monday. Read more ...

GOP Sticks With Kavanaugh Despite 'Phony' New Sexual Misconduct Allegation

GOP Sticks With Kavanaugh Despite 'Phony' New Sexual Misconduct Allegation

Democrats are “just taking shots in the dark” with the latest accusation against the Supreme Court nominee, one Republican senator said. Read more ...

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company, Inspire Brands, is acquiring burger chain Sonic. On Tuesday, Inspire Brands announced that it is buying the burger brand for $2.3 billion, at $43.50 per... Read more ...

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Connecticut environmental officials say the state's bears are getting bolder. Read more ...

Kavanaugh claims he had a sterling reputation at Yale, is immediately shot...

Kavanaugh claims he had a sterling reputation at Yale, is immediately shot down by ex-roommate

During his interview on Fox News that aired Monday evening, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh cited his college reputation as evidence he's been falsely accused by former... Read more ...

Judge blocks grizzly bears hunts, restores protections

Judge blocks grizzly bears hunts, restores protections

BILLINGS, Mont. - A US judge ordered federal protections restored for grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains on Monday, a move that blocks the first grizzly hunts... Read more ...

Facebook shares drop as Instagram founders leave

Facebook shares drop as Instagram founders leave

Shares of Facebook fell more than 2 percent in early trading on Tuesday after the two founders of photo-sharing app Instagram left the social networking giant under unexplained... Read more ...

Woman killed in Marshfield identified, police searching for victim's...

Woman killed in Marshfield identified, police searching for victim's estranged husband

Authorities are continuing their hunt for a Massachusetts man they suspect killed his estranged wife. Read more ...