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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.

The Latest: NY Gov. Cuomo wins Democratic nod for 3rd term

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has easily won the Democratic Party's nomination for a third term

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

Georgia Democrats pick first black female…

Democratic voters rallied on Tuesday for the chance to make history in November by selecting a ticket filled with female candidates, including a bid to elect the first African-American female governor in the United States.

Wyoming makes rush for hyped new tech, results…

Companies flock to register in Wyoming after bold push for hyped new technology but results remain virtual

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: Football stadium event to honor…

A church group will host a gathering at a football stadium to honor those killed and injured during a Texas high school shooting

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