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Clinton slams Trump for comments on offensive against Islamic State


MANCHESTER, N.H. U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slammed her rival Donald Trump on Monday for saying that the week-old effort to re-take the Iraqi city of Mosul from the control of Islamic State was going badly. | Video

Pennsylvania ex-attorney general gets jail time in leak case

NORRISTOWN, Pa. Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane was sentenced on Monday to serve 10 to 23 months in county jail for leaking confidential grand jury information and then lying about it to investigators.

Election 2016, Politics, 5:14pm EDT

Hired experts back claims St. Jude heart devices can be hacked

Short-selling firm Muddy Waters said in a legal filing on Monday that outside experts it hired validated its claims that St. Jude Medical Inc cardiac implants are vulnerable to potentially life-threatening cyber attacks.

Health, Tech, Cybersecurity, 3:31pm EDT

Obama turns focus to U.S. Congress as he campaigns for Clinton

LAS VEGAS President Barack Obama on Sunday campaigned in the battleground state of Nevada for Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate he wants to succeed him in the White House - but he spent most of his time talking about the state's Senate race. | Video

Election 2016, Politics, 12:27am EDT

Dakota Access pipeline opponents occupy land, citing 1851 treaty

Native American protesters on Monday occupied privately owned land in North Dakota in the path of the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline, claiming they were the land's rightful owners under an 1851 treaty with the U.S. government.

Environment 3:30pm EDT

U.S. investigators seek cause of California bus crash that killed 13

LOS ANGELES Federal investigators sought on Monday to determine the cause of a bus crash that killed 13 people in California over the weekend, and at least four of those who were injured remained in critical condition, officials said.

2:33pm EDT

Tom Hayden, prominent social activist, politician dead at 76

Veteran social activist and politician Tom Hayden, a stalwart of America's New Left who served 18 years in California's state legislature and gained a dash of Hollywood glamour by marrying actress Jane Fonda, has died aged 76, according to media reports.

World, 5:41am EDT

Subject of debunked Rolling Stone rape article stands by interviews

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. The subject of a Rolling Stone article on a rape at the University of Virginia that the magazine has since retracted because the attack appeared not to have happened, testified on Monday she believed she had told the reporter the truth.

3:58pm EDT

Texas hospital reaches settlement with nurse infected with Ebola

AUSTIN, Texas A nurse who contracted the Ebola virus while treating the first person diagnosed with the deadly disease in the United States has reached a settlement with the Dallas hospital where she was in a team caring for the man, a statement on Monday said.

Health 2:19pm EDT

Ex-wife of jailed Subway pitchman says company knew of child sex

The ex-wife of former Subway sandwich pitchman and child sex offender Jared Fogle sued the company in Indiana on Monday, alleging it knew about his pedophilia and failed to act.

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