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Hawaii rides out mega storm

A Pacific tempest packing hurricane force winds brushed Hawaii over the weekend with heavy rain, high surf and strong winds, but the islands road out the storm with no reports of any serious problems.

Warring South Sudan rivals meet in Tanzania

Warring South Sudanese factions are meeting Monday in Tanzania in the latest bid to end a 10-month civil war in which thousands have been killed, a...

Firestorm over Met opera hits fever pitch

Some big‑name politicians are joining Jewish protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists.

Goal celebration costs India hopeful his life

A young footballer lost his life in India's north‑east over the weekend after injuring his spinal cord while celebrating a goal he had scored,...

Remains may be those of missing UVa. student: police

Police searchers found human remains on Saturday that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept. 13.

Brussels becomes latest EU airport to screen for Ebola

Belgium's Brussels Airport on Monday became the latest European hub to screen passengers for the deadly Ebola virus when a flight landed from Guinea...

Family identify four kids, two adults killed in blaze

The sole survivor of a deadly house fire in western Pennsylvania lost his new wife, her four young children and his disabled father in the Saturday morning...

Liverpool anthem latest cry of Hong Kong protesters

An anthem long embraced by Liverpool Football Club has become the latest battle line drawn between Hong Kong's pro‑democracy protesters and the...

More young mourners showing love, remembrance with 'RIP' shirts

At the crowded funeral of 13-year‑old Demureye' Macon, who was shot on a Chicago street,...

Myanmar fined over fans' pitch invasion

Asia's football governing body has warned Myanmar they will be ordered to play behind closed doors if they fail to rein in their fans after fining...