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Canada's Trudeau pressed on gun control after Toronto shooting

Jul 30 2018

TORONTO Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, asked on Monday if he would support a ban on handguns, said he was looking at a range of options after last week's shooting in Toronto left two dead and 13 wounded.

Mega Millions $393 million winning ticket sold in Illinois

Aug 12 2017

The sole jackpot winner in Friday night's Mega Millions drawing bought the lucky ticket worth as much as $393 million at a barbecue restaurant in suburban Chicago, the multistate lottery operator said on its website. | Video

Minnesota governor calls mosque bombing 'act of terrorism'

Aug 06 2017

Minnesota's governor called the bombing of a mosque outside Minneapolis the previous day "an act of terrorism" during a visit to the site on Sunday.

Solid-gold model of lunar module stolen from Neil Armstrong museum

Aug 01 2017

Police in Ohio are searching for a solid-gold model of the module that carried Neil Armstrong to the lunar surface in 1969 that was reported stolen from a museum in the hometown of the first astronaut to set foot on the moon, authorities said on Sunday. | Video

Power outage forces thousands to evacuate North Carolina islands

Jul 31 2017

Police in North Carolina were issuing citations to vacationers who have yet to leave two Outer Banks islands where a power outage this week led to an evacuation order during the height of the summer vacation season, officials said on Saturday. | Video

Montana congressman to work at wheelchair nonprofit after attack on reporter

Jul 30 2017

U.S. Representative Greg Gianforte will perform community services at a Montana nonprofit that builds wheelchairs for children after pleading guilty to assaulting a reporter during his election campaign, local media reported on Sunday.

Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October

Jul 19 2017

The Hogwarts universe is set to expand by an additional two new Harry Potter books, published in conjunction with a British Library event, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the magical series. | Video

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