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Prayer walk planned as investigation continues in jail death

HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — The church of a Chicago-area woman found hanged inside a Texas jail cell earlier this week is planning a prayer walk Sunday …

HBCUs

Drones Hampered Firefighters Battling Blaze That Torched Cars on Calif. Freeway

Private drones hampered firefighters battling a raging wildfire in California Friday that swept over an interstate and torched 20 vehicles, fire officials said.<p>Five drones were flying over the wildfire dubbed the North Fire Friday, and their presence caused firefighting aircraft to leave the area …

Ukrainians visit Nazi atrocity sites as taboo ends

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1180000/1180954_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1533146038_4c9a28fbf5e38a390ec3bce5b06065e8<p><b>Ukrainians are never far from painful episodes in their history, such as the mass state-enforced famine in Soviet times that killed millions.</b><p>And now …

World History

Islamists kill five at Egypt's Sinai checkpoints

<b>Suspected Islamist militants have attacked two military checkpoints in the Sinai peninsula, killing at least five soldiers.</b><p>Egyptian security sources say the gunmen targeted the checkpoints near the northern town of Sheikh Zuweid.<p>They were reportedly among military installations attacked two weeks …

Donald Trump says John McCain 'not a war hero'; Republican rivals denounce him

Donald Trump, whose bombastic statements have shot him to the top of Republican presidential primary polls, mocked Sen. John McCain's war record as a POW in Vietnam on Saturday, crossing a line that triggered condemnations from previously quiet GOP leaders and rivals.<p>They used their strongest terms …

This Tiny Swimmer's Wrist Band Is a Life Preserver

Who needs a vest?<p>A hefty, bright-orange life preserver isn't the most flattering thing to sport while spending a day on the water, but, for safety's sake, we wear one anyway. However, now that there's an alternative—the Kingii, a new type of life-preserver alternative—we may be opting out of the …

China deports 20 foreigners for watching 'terrorist' videos

BEIJING (AP) — China has deported 20 foreigners from Britain, South Africa and India for watching video clips that advocated terrorism and religious …

Genghis Khan

In Middle East, Kerry urges US allies to unite against terror 'spillover' in Iraq, Libya

Secretary of State John Kerry told Egyptian leaders Sunday that the terrorism and extremism occurring now in Iraq is “the greatest threat to the region” and urged neighboring Middle East countries to work together to stop the “spillover effect.”<p>“The greatest threat to all of this region … is these …