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Yosemite fire expands, threatens giant redwoods

A fire on the western side of Yosemite National Park expanded to 3,060 acres Tuesday, threatening a grove of giant redwoods and limiting acc...
     
 
 

Mother of dead Mexican teen sues Border Patrol

Nearly two years after her teenage son was shot to death in Nogales, Mexico, by one or more Border Patrol agents, Araceli Rodriguez is heade...
     
 
 

Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to House

Highway bill is expected to clear Congress before lawmakers adjourn for August recess.
     
 
 

Witness says she saw Holly Bobo tied up in video

Bobo was abducted in 2011, from outside her home in Darden, Tenn.
     
 
 

NYC woman finds wedding dress lost after Sandy

The woman's wedding dress was being dry cleaned when Sandy struck.
     
 
 

Turkish official: Women shouldn't laugh in public

End-of-Ramadan speech by deputy prime minister decries 'moral corruption.'
     
 
 

FBI appears likely to move out of D.C.

Maryland senators hope to bring the agency across the border.
     
 
 

U.S., Europe hit Russia with new sanctions

President Obama also says that Russian missile tests violate an arms treaty.
     
 
 

$1M bail set in bizarre N.H. kidnapping case

N.H. teen walked back into her home 9 months after disappearing on the way home from school.
     
 
 

Meghan McCain won't be watching Sarah Palin channel

Meghan McCain says she got enough of Sarah Palin "for one lifetime."
     
 
 

Hillary Clinton on 'dead broke' comment: 'I regret it'

Hillary Clinton tells Fusion TV that much-criticized comment about wealth was "accurate."
     
 
 

Israel: Hamas still has 5,000 rockets in its arsenal

Destroying rockets is difficult because many are hidden in underground tunnels.
     
 
 

Babies get herpes after Jewish circumcision ritual (Newser)

Ancient, rare type of circumcision called metzitzah b'peh, is sometimes performed by Orthodox Jews.
     
 
 

Top doctor dies from Ebola after treating dozens

The Ebola outbreak is the largest in history.
     
 
 

Teen's body found in landing gear of U.S. Air Force C-130

The plane arrived at Ramstein Air Base in Germany on flight from Mali.