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30 burned at Tony Robbins seminar

At least 30 people were treated for minor burns after walking on hot coals during self-help guru Tony Robbins' "Unleash the Power Within" seminar in Dallas,Texas.

Portland police chief to retire amid inquiry into shooting

Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea has decided to retire amid a criminal investigation into the shooting of his friend during a hunting trip

Group deploys military veterans to volunteer in Detroit

Dozens of military veterans are in Detroit, where they will spend five days helping to rebuild areas that have been neglected by poverty, crime and a lack of resources

Fire crews making inroads against deadly California wildfire

Fire crews are making inroads against a raging wildfire in central California that has claimed two lives and destroyed 200 homes

IEA Report Says 6.5 Million People Die Each Year From Air Pollution

More people die from air pollution each year than HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and road injuries, according to a recent report.

College Creating Its Own Homemade Lava

The University at Buffalo is creating its own lava to study the interaction between the hot stuff and water. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).

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Scottish First Minister Says Scotland Might Be Able To Stop Brexit

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon thinks Scotland could stop the Brexit, or at least leave the U.K. to stay in the EU.

The Latest: Kerry warns EU: Anger toward Britain not helpful

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warns the other 27 European Union nations not to be revengeful toward Britain despite last week's referendum vote to leave the bloc

Jimmy Carter painting helps set fundraising record

The human rights organization founded by Jimmy Carter says this year's event raised a record-breaking $3.7 million

Facebook Post Saves 13 Animals From Terrible Owner

A woman saved the lives of 13 animals after posting photos of their mistreatment on Facebook.

More Clinton emails released, including some she deleted

Another 165 pages of emails from Hillary Clinton's time at the State Department have surfaced, including dozens more sent through her private server the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee failed to hand over last year

Surprise! Florida Apparently Isn't The Best Place To Retire

Just because this city came in first doesn't mean it'll suit all of your needs.

Leader to be sentenced in Ohio egg farm forced labor case

The leader of a scheme to smuggle teens into the U.S. and keep them as virtual slaves at an Ohio egg farm is scheduled to be sentenced Monday

UK Treasury chief tries to calm markets amid 'Brexit' fears

Treasury chief George Osborne has sought to calm nerves in the markets, as investors worry about the consequences of Britain leaving the European Union

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Missouri man accused of killing 4 relatives, burning bodies

A 25-year-old northwest Missouri man is accused of fatally shooting four of his family members then burning their bodies

Former Virginia Governor Won't Be Going To Prison — At Least For Now

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife were convicted of public corruption in 2014.

Former MP: Leave campaign didn't expect to win

Times columnist and former Conservative MP Matthew Parris tells Christiane Amanpour the "Leave" campaign has "misled voters."

Alco Electronics' David Leung on making gadgets in China

A visit to an Alco factory in China offers insight into what it takes to sell to the rest of the world

Who put a handprint on the Declaration of Independence?

Chris Moody investigates how a handprint got onto the lower left corner of the Declaration of Independence at some point in the last 240 years.

The Latest: Remains found in California wildfire not human

Authorities say a set of remains found in the aftermath of a huge wildfire in central California mountain communities were those of an animal

Pepsi reintroducing aspartame in some beverages

Pepsi reintroducing aspartame in some diet beverages after pulling it less than a year ago

The Latest: West Virginia keeps eye on sky during cleanup

National Guard teams are removing debris as authorities prepare for another round of expected storms after flooding devastated parts of the state

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Justin Timberlake Can't Catch A Break On Appropriation And #Nipplegate

Timberlake's tweet about Jesse Williams' speech made the singer a target for Twitter users, who brought up cultural appropriation and #Nipplegate.

Woman Fired After Allergic Reaction

While on her way to receive treatment due to an allergic reaction a woman who had been working at an Urban Planet at the time received a text from her boss which was to fire her. That caused quite a stir. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Religions Are Putting Aside Their Differences For Ramadan

Ramadan is a Muslim holiday, but other religious groups around the globe are helping celebrate.