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911 call: 'I got attacked by a mountain lion, my friend too'

Recordings of emergency calls about a fatal cougar attack in Washington state over the weekend detail how a dispatcher calmly struggled to figure out where it occurred and how worried the surviving victim was about his friend

Zinke heckled as he pitches government, industry…

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke faced protests and a heckler as he delivered a message of government cooperation at a large energy industry conference in North Dakota

No parole for woman in Georgia teen's slaying in…

Alabama's parole board is refusing to free a woman convicted of killing a 13-year-old girl who was abducted from a north Georgia shopping mall

US tech firm: Possible cyberattack on Ukraine being prepared

Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine

Marijuana delivery made to wrong car, Ohio man arrested

Police in northern Ohio say a man who delivered a bag of marijuana to the wrong car in a store parking lot has been charged with drug trafficking

Do young Kenyans do enough to find jobs?

A presidential aide in Kenya criticises young people "who sit at home and expect jobs".

New NFL Policy Will Require Players On Field To…

NFL owners unanimously voted to settle the national anthem debate, requiring all players on the field to stand for the national anthem, or remain in the locker room.

Meet Chili's Nearly 2,000 Calorie Boss Burger…

Chili's new Boss Burger contains nearly a day's worth of calories and a week's worth of guilt. Nathan Rousseau Smith shows us the 1/2 foot tall sandwich.

Wyoming courts tech behind cryptocurrency to…

Wyoming hopes being friendly to tech underlying cryptocurrency entices business

Man receives 6 months in jail over school shooting threat

A 20-year-old man who threatened a shooting at an Ohio high school has been sentenced to six months in jail

M&S targets rapid change after latest profit drop

Marks & Spencer says it needs to modernise urgently to survive after a second straight annual profit fall and a 321 million pound charge for a store closure programme. As Ciara Lee reports, shares in the iconic British brand have fallen by more than a quarter over the past year.

Trump predicts auto workers will be 'very happy…

President Donald Trump is predicting that U.S. automakers and auto workers will be "very happy" with the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement

New Jersey OKs $300M annually to rescue nuclear industry

Legislation authorizing $300 million annually in ratepayer-financed assistance to rescue New Jersey's nuclear energy industry has been signed into law

Head Of USA Gymnastics Apologizes For 'Horrific…

Her apology comes a day after the U.S. Olympic Committee said it was providing a $1.3 billion grant for survivors of sexual abuse.

Comcast v. Disney: a fight for Twenty-First…

Comcast is assembling a bid for Twenty-First Century Fox, which would put it in a head-to-head fight with Disney

Alaska man pleads guilty in Florida airport…

An Alaska man has pleaded guilty in exchange for a life prison sentence in the Florida airport shooting that killed five people and wounded six.

Lawsuits seek removal of Arkansas Ten…

Opponents of a Ten Commandments display at the Arkansas state Capitol are suing to have the monument removed, arguing it's an unconstitutional endorsement of religion by government

The Latest: Graduation ceremony to be held after…

A Texas school district says it will be holding a graduation ceremony as planned for the high school where 10 people were killed during a deadly shooting last week

The Latest: Populists' premier gets presidential…

Italy's president has asked political neophyte Giuseppe Conte to try to form a government, giving the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and anti-immigrant League their first shot at running western Europe's first populist government

2nd of 3 suspects in pastor's wife's killing inks plea deal

The second of three men charged in connection with the fatal shooting of an Indianapolis pastor's pregnant wife has reached a plea deal