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California wildfire evacuation order lifted

August 21, 2016 - 10:22pm

About 82,000 residents were forced out of their homes when a massive blaze broke out 60 miles east of Los Angeles.


Best of the 2016 Olympic Closing Ceremony

August 21, 2016 - 10:15pm
Samba dancers perform in the “Cidade Maravilhosa” segment during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Back from vacation, Obama faces busy fall

August 21, 2016 - 9:40pm

The president has several pressing issues to deal with, but his first order of business is a trip to Baton Rouge.


Young bomber attacks Turkey wedding; 51 dead

August 21, 2016 - 5:00pm

Turkey's president says an Islamic State bomber as young as 12 carried out the assault.


Ex-NYC mayor claims Clinton has secret illness

August 21, 2016 - 4:56pm

Rudy Giuliani has joined the chorus of Donald Trump supporters peddling conspiracy theories about Hillary Clinton’s health.


Boko Haram kills 10, kidnaps 13 in village raid

August 21, 2016 - 3:51pm

Armed jihadis on motorcycles invade a Nigerian town, shooting at residents while they slept in their homes.


New Trump manager: Audit is 'serious matter'

August 21, 2016 - 11:43am

Kellyanne Conway, who once criticized Trump's decision not to release his tax returns, now supports it.


Trump campaign doubles spending last month

August 21, 2016 - 11:02am

Donald Trump's campaign expenses more than doubled last month, despite keeping the same payroll and airing no TV ads.


Officials: Iraq executes 36 over 2014 massacre

August 21, 2016 - 7:50am

The prisoners were found guilty of involvement in the killing of hundreds of military recruits, officials say.


S. Korea warns N. Korea may take revenge

August 21, 2016 - 6:33am

Recent high-profile defections could mean assassination and kidnapping attempts by the North, an official says.


Tough talk against U.S. from Philippine leader

August 21, 2016 - 5:28am

Criticized for his deadly anti-drug crusade, Rodrigo Duterte threatens to withdraw his country from the U.N.


NSync, Backstreet Boys creator dies in prison

August 20, 2016 - 10:58pm

Lou Pearlman, 62, was credited for starting the boy-band craze and launching the careers of Justin Timberlake and Nick Carter.


Allyson Felix earns 6th Olympic gold medal

August 20, 2016 - 9:19pm

One night after becoming the first woman in track and field history to win five gold medals, Allyson Felix added to her collection.


Speech that put Hillary Clinton on world stage

August 20, 2016 - 8:14pm

In 1995, Clinton delivered a landmark human rights speech in Beijing that set her apart.


Lochte's latest tale inches closer to the truth

August 20, 2016 - 8:12pm

In Ryan Lochte's latest interview with NBC, he gave an account that inched closer to the truth.


Brother of Syrian boy in haunting photo dies

August 20, 2016 - 3:41pm

The older sibling of Omran Daqneesh, whose image, dazed after an airstrike, shocked people around the world, has died in Aleppo.


Questions raised about Trump's true debt

August 20, 2016 - 11:41am

Companies belonging to the presidential candidate reportedly have more than twice the amount shown in campaign filings.


North Korea calls defector 'human scum'

August 20, 2016 - 6:35am

Former North Korean embassy minister Thae Yong Ho was being investigated for a series of crimes, state media claim.


FBI probes Manafort’s ties to Ukraine scandal

August 19, 2016 - 9:39pm

The disclosure of the federal investigation comes on the same day Paul Manafort stepped down as Donald Trump’s campaign chairman.


Amid turmoil, Trump visits Louisiana flooding

August 19, 2016 - 8:04pm

In the wake of Paul Manafort’s resignation, the candidate attempts to reboot his campaign with a conciliatory tone and trip to Baton Rouge.