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Pope praises Latvia's Christian roots in enduring…

Pope Francis has traveled to the Baltic nation of Latvia to recognize its suffering under Soviet and Nazi occupation and to encourage the Christian faith that endured there

Some question force used on protesters of police shooting

Activists are questioning the level of force used by Tennessee police officers to arrest people protesting the Memphis Police Department's shooting of a black man

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Double-headed snake surprises homeowner

The rare copperhead was discovered in a garden in Virginia and is unlikely to survive in the wild.

MICHELLE OBAMA NEVADA RALLY

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Accio Chocolate! These Harry Potter-inspired…

Just in time for Halloween, the makers of Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans are introducing a line of Harry Potter candies! Nathan Rousseau Smith dives in.

Truck collides with school bus in Poland, killing 2 people

Polish media are reporting that a truck has collided head-on with a school bus, killing the driver and one of the children's caretakers and injuring several others

Agency says two-headed snake may go to educational facility

A wildlife and conservation research hospital says a two-headed snake recently found near the nation's capital may be sent to an educational facility

Federal Reserve: markets see hike - many more to…

Traders are betting the Federal Reserve will hike its key rates this week. But as David Pollard reports, a sell off in the dollar hints at doubts about the tightening trajectory ahead.

China hikes tariffs on US imports

China raises tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. imports in an escalation of trade battle after deadline for President Donald Trump's latest increase

Police: Suspect dead, officer wounded in…

Baltimore's interim police chief says a suspect died and an officer was wounded in a shootout in a violence-prone Baltimore district where a crime suppression initiative was taking place

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"The House With A Clock In Its Walls" Easily…

This is the best debut of director Eli Roth's career. You may remember him from his other "kid-friendly" hits like Hostel and Cabin Fever.

French boat to rescue injured Indian sailor from yacht

Australian authorities say a French ship is expected to soon rescue an Indian sailor who was injured in the remote southern Indian Ocean during a round-the-world solo yacht race

Iran holds funerals for victims of terror attack…

Mourning their dead, Iranians hold funerals for victims of terror attack on military parade in city of Ahvaz

Sheriff: 5-month-old boy left in bathtub dies

Alabama authorities say a 5-month-old boy left in a bathtub has died

Paid leave for domestic abuse victims - Labour

Shadow equalities minister Dawn Butler says the policy will tackle the "hidden killer" of domestic violence.

WORLD MALDIVES Maldives' Opposition Candidate…

Opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih declared victory early Monday in the Maldives’ contentious presidential election widely seen as a referendum on the island nation’s young democracy.

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Top Alien Creatures Who Need To Visit Earth and…

While aliens have not landed on earth yet, welcoming extraterrestrial overlords wouldn’t be the worst thing in the world. And thanks to a list by Mashable, we have the top sci-fi movie and TV character choices we’d like to see visit earth. For more on the story here is Zachary Devita.

3 Saudi human rights activists awarded "Alternative Nobel"

Three Saudi human rights activists share "Alternative Nobel" with two Latin American anti-corruption fighters

Side effect of trafficking law: More street…

Recent crackdowns on online sex trafficking may also be putting escorts back into street prostitution