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A caving project became a rescue mission after a dog was found 500 feet down

1 hour 40 sec ago

What was supposed to be a caving excursion in Missouri turned into a rescue mission after a dog was found curled up and malnourished about 500 feet into the cave system.

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Q&A: The polio virus was detected in New York City wastewater. Do you need to worry?

1 hour 18 min ago

The highly infectious viral disease can lead to permanent paralysis of the arms and legs and even death in some cases. Health officials are urging people to get vaccinated if they haven't been.

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Jury selection will start in October for Trump Organization criminal trial

2 hours 34 min ago

The Trump Organization and its former chief financial officer are accused of conspiring to evade federal, state and local taxes over a 16-year period. They deny the charges and any wrongdoing.

Author Salman Rushdie was attacked on a lecture stage in New York

3 hours 39 min ago

An Associated Press reporter witnessed a man storm the stage and begin punching or stabbing Rushdie as he was being introduced. The author was taken or fell to the floor, and the man was restrained.

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Russia's war in Ukraine pushes Ukrainian steel production to the brink

3 hours 42 min ago

The Russian invasion has taken a toll on Ukrainian metalworks — the country's second-largest industry — and there's still no deal to ship iron and steel products to customers.

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The last supermoon of the year lights up the night sky all over the world

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The Sturgeon Moon became visible Thursday night, appearing bigger and brighter than usual because of its proximity to Earth.

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Tommy Lee's nude photo sparks backlash over double-standard social media censorship

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The rock star's graphic photo stayed up for hours before it was removed. Critics say nude content posted by women, transgender and nonbinary users, however, face quicker and more punitive measures.

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Steve Martin might stop acting, but he's worn many hats over his long career

9 hours 32 min ago

Among his many accolades, Martin has won five Grammys for his contributions to the bluegrass music genre.

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The drought across Europe is drying up rivers, killing fish and shriveling crops

9 hours 51 min ago

An unprecedented drought is afflicting nearly half of the European continent, damaging farm economies, forcing water restrictions and causing wildfires and threatening aquatic species.

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What to know about the Deshaun Watson controversy as the NFL preseason kicks off

10 hours 2 min ago

An arbiter recommended a six-game suspension for Watson, but the NFL has appealed. If there's no decision by Friday evening, the controversial quarterback could play in a Browns preseason game.

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Here are 3 warnings signs about the economy coming out of America's top companies

10 hours 2 min ago

Companies are bracing for potential trouble ahead by lowering their advertising budgets, cutting costs and adapting to their customers' changing spending habits.

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This conservative group helped push a disputed election theory

10 hours 2 min ago

The Honest Elections Project, a group that advocates for more restrictive voting laws, has helped push a legal theory — now at the Supreme Court — that could radically reshape federal elections.

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Anne Heche is suffering from an anoxic brain injury. How does that affect the body?

10 hours 2 min ago

Actress Anne Heche, 53, has been hospitalized since last Friday, when she was allegedly speeding in her blue Mini Cooper and crashed into two homes.

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What experts think companies should do when ransomware strikes

10 hours 2 min ago

A report released this month by the Ransomware Task Force offers small and medium-sized businesses a series of steps to take to deal with cyberattacks and ransomware.

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What the CHIPS Act means for your gadgets and U.S. tech manufacturing

10 hours 2 min ago

The law will allocate more than $50 billion to bring semiconductor chip manufacturing to the U.S. and away from its current production hub in East Asia.

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The Charlottesville rally 5 years later: 'It's what you're still trying to forget'

10 hours 2 min ago

The rally by white supremacists protesting the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee left one counter-protester dead and several injured.

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What is the legacy of burn pits? For some Iraqis, it's a lifetime of problems

10 hours 3 min ago

The PACT Act provides new access to services for American veterans struggling with the health effects of exposure to burn pits. But in Iraq, civilians who were exposed are still on their own.

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Democrats, Biden have had a string of recent wins. Could it help them in the midterms?

10 hours 3 min ago

The Inflation Reduction Act is a big win for the White House and the party, something that Democrats can talk about. "It gives you something to run on," says one Democratic strategist.

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4 years after a school shooting in a small Texas city, 'There is still a lot of pain'

10 hours 3 min ago

In 2018, a 17-year-old gunman killed 10 people at Santa Fe High School. But even with an influx of time and money for mental health services, the community is still struggling with grief and trauma.

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The Getty Museum in Los Angeles says it will return illegally exported art to Italy

11 hours 16 min ago

The museum says it will return a nearly life-size group of Greek terra-cotta sculptures known as "Orpheus and the Sirens," believed to date from the fourth century B.C.

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