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British Interior Minister vies for PM vacancy

British Interior Minister Theresa May threw her hat in the ring as a possible successor to Prime Minister David Cameron following the Brexit vote.

8 rescued after Oklahoma City roller coaster gets stuck

No one was injured when a roller coaster at an Oklahoma City amusement park stalled out and stranded eight people, including seven children

Hacker takes over Oculus CEO's Twitter, announces new boss

The Twitter account of CEO and co-founder of Oculus has apparently been hacked

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EgyptAir Black Box Points To Smoke And Fire On Board

Some of the wreckage from the front of the plane was damaged by high heat.

There's a Reason Your Spaghetti Spoon Has a Hole

Here's a fun thing you probably didn't know but there's a specific and useful reason why your spaghetti spoon has a hole in it. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has that reason.

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No One Wants To Pay $70M For This Huge Diamond

Apparently, $61 million wasn't enough to take home one of the largest diamonds in the world.

MSF: Syrians trapped without aid near Jordan face starvation

The aid group Doctors Without Borders has urged the international community to rescue tens of thousands of Syrians stranded without food and little water in a remote desert area on the Jordanian border

Gun shop raffling AR-15 rifle to benefit Orlando victims

A suburban Chicago gun shop is raffling a semi-automatic weapon to benefit victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando

Dinosaur Killing Asteroid Almost Got Us Too

A new study is saying that not only did the Dinosaurs die from the asteroid that struck Earth 66 million years ago but 93% of mammals passed as well. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story.

Hillary Clinton raising big dollars at tiny fundraisers

Clinton pocketing huge campaign money from tiny fundraisers, sometimes with as few as 10 people

Miss Teen USA Is Ditching The Swimsuit Competition

Instead, participants will compete in an athletic wear event.

NTSB identifies probable cause of student's plane crash

The National Transportation Safety Board has identified the probable cause of a plane crash in Virginia that killed a 16-year-old student on a solo flight

Amazon 'Prime Day' sales gimmick is back this July

Amazon pushes "Prime Day" discounts in July

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Prosecutor targeted in kidnapping case suspended

The North Carolina prosecutor whose father was kidnapped by a gang leader she prosecuted has been put on paid leave while the district attorney looks into accusations of misconduct on two unrelated cases

The Best Part Of 'The Daily Show' Is Leaving 'The Daily Show'

Jessica Williams is leaving this week to concentrate on a brand-new scripted series on Comedy Central.

Airstrikes hit huge ISIS convoy

Airstrikes hit a convoy of more than 500 vehicles leaving Falluja, killing dozens of ISIS militants trying to flee the city, Iraqi officials said.

Netflix to boost original series, films in and from Asia

Netflix chiefs say the US company will expand original series and films shot in Asia by Asian creators as it seeks to boost subscribers overseas

13 people detained in Instanbul attack

Turkish forces raided various neighborhoods in Istanbul and detained 13 people following the terror attack at the city's Ataturk Airport.

The Latest: Crews gaining control of central Arizona blaze

At least 100 homes in Northern California have been evacuated as a wildfire charged through inaccessible terrain and climbed out of a steep canyon along the middle fork of the American River

Century-old rule book describes KKK beliefs, practices

Despite its reputation for terror and violence, the Ku Klux Klan actually has a rule book

Publisher: 'Mein Kampf' proceeds to aid Holocaust survivors

A Boston-based publishing company has decided to donate proceeds from Adolf Hitler's manifesto to a local organization that works with aging Holocaust survivors

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Senate Passes Eleventh-Hour Puerto Rico Debt Relief

Congress has passed a bill to help Puerto Rico restructure $70 billion in debt.

New Evidence Supports Pluto's Subsurface Ocean Theory

New evidence coming our way as a result of NASA's New Horizons mission is saying that Pluto has a subsurface ocean. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.

US, Mexico And Canada Are Teaming Up To Fight Climate Change

Among the new goals, generating 50 percent of our electricity from clean power sources.