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Michael Jackson's 'Bad' tour jacket sold at auction

Nov 11 2018

Michael Jackson's iconic black "Bad" jacket, which he wore on his first solo tour, sold for $298,000 late Saturday, about three times its original asking price, at a New York auction which featured items from music legends Prince, Madonna, John Lennon and others, officials announced.

Shots fired, 11 people wounded at Los Angeles area bar

Nov 08 2018

Eleven people were shot and wounded, including a deputy, after a man walked into a Southern California bar and restaurant on Wednesday night and started shooting, police said. | Video

Activists call for nationwide protests to protect Mueller investigation

Nov 08 2018

ATLANTA U.S. progressive groups will stage hundreds of protests nationwide on Thursday to demand that President Donald Trump do nothing to hinder an ongoing investigation into Russian meddling to help him win the 2016 U.S. election.

CORRECTED-U.S. lottery jackpots climb to $2.2 billion combined after no winners

Oct 22 2018

For $2 a ticket, you have chance to be among the richest people in the world if you beat the longshot odds of 1 in 303 million to win the Mega Millions lottery jackpot of $1.6 billion Tuesday night.

Limo that crashed in New York, killing 20, failed inspection - governor

Oct 08 2018

NEW YORK The limousine that crashed in upstate New York on Saturday, killing 20, failed inspection last month and its driver was not properly licensed, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday. | Video

Storm Michael expected to hit Florida as a hurricane midweek

Oct 08 2018

Oct 8 Tropical Storm Michael is on track to hit the Florida Panhandle midweek as a Category 2 hurricane packing 100 miles per hour (161 km/h) or stronger winds, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said early Monday in an advisory.

Dallas police officer charged with shooting death of neighbor

Sep 10 2018

A Dallas police officer was charged on Sunday with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a neighbor, who authorities said was shot by the officer when she walked into an apartment she thought was her own and mistook the man living there for an intruder. | Video

U.S. Gulf Coast bracing for Hurricane Gordon as storm nears

Sep 04 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon whipped the southern tip of Florida with high winds and rain on Monday, and was expected to make landfall as a hurricane along the central U.S. Gulf Coast on Tuesday night, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. | Video

Florida spared as tropical storm heads toward U.S. Gulf Coast

Sep 03 2018

Sept 3 Tropical Storm Gordon whipped the southern tip of Florida with high winds and rain on Monday and was forecast to grow to nearly hurricane strength as it passes over the Gulf of Mexico toward Louisiana, officials said.

Tropical Storm Gordon hits southern Florida, spins toward U.S. Gulf Coast

Sep 03 2018

A tropical storm whipped the southern tip of Florida with high winds and rain on Monday morning and was forecast to gain strength as it passed over the Gulf of Mexico toward Louisiana, officials said. | Video

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