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Los Angeles moves closer to 2024 Olympic bid

Will the third time be the charm? The mayor of Los Angeles expressed that hope Tuesday, shortly after a unanimous City Council vote cleared the way for the Southern California city to press forward in its quest for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

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China, Russia amassing info from hacks

Chinese and Russian intelligence services are collecting personally identifiable information on a grand scale so they can target American government workers for counter-intelligence, a U.S. official told CNN Tuesday.

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Ex-head of Jared Fogle charity reaches plea deal

The onetime director of Jared Fogle's charity has agreed to plead guilty to charges of child exploitation and distributing and receiving child pornography as part of a conspiracy with the former Subway pitchman, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Indianap...

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Illinois police look for suspects after officer shot, killed

A large-scale search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of an Illinois police officer continued Tuesday into the night.

Officers in heavy gear, with K-9 partners and others on horseback, kept looking for the men police said shot Lt. Joe Gliniew...

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McDonald's all-day breakfast coming Oct. 6

After months of experimenting with all-day breakfast in several markets, McDonald's will make it available nationwide starting Oct. 6.

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Iran deal only 1 vote away from getting through

President Barack Obama is on the verge of a major foreign policy victory.

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Southwest diverts flight; 6 passengers detained

A Southwest Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago was diverted to Amarillo, Texas, after pilots reported that six passengers started swearing at flight attendants and making obscene gestures at passengers who tried to calm them down, authorities said.

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Homicide suspected in Texas officer's death

The death of an off-duty officer in Texas is being treated as a homicide, police said Tuesday.

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ACLU files contempt motion against Kentucky clerk

The ACLU of Kentucky filed a motion in federal court Tuesday asking a judge to hold county clerk Kim Davis in contempt of court for failing to comply with the Supreme Court and issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

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Pope: All priests can forgive abortions

Pope Francis shook up the Catholic world -- again -- on Tuesday by announcing that priests around the world will be authorized to forgive the "sin of abortion" when the church begins a "Year of Mercy" this December.

"The forgiveness of God cannot be ...

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Dow falls 470 points on more China fears

Here we go again. Stocks took another nosedive Tuesday following more fears about a slowdown in China's economy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 470 points, or 2.8%, and is 12% below the all-time high it set in May. The S&P 500 fell 3% and is...

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Suspects sought in officer’s fatal shooting

Investigators combed neighborhoods north of Chicago on Tuesday in a massive manhunt…

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Authorities search for 3 suspects in killing of Illinois officer

Authorities search for three suspects in the killing of a police officer in Fox Lake…

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Ky. clerk says she's acting under 'God's authority'

Same-sex couple challenges Kentucky county clerk on her refusal to issue marriage…

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Motive still unclear in fatal shooting of Texas deputy

The suspect in Texas sheriff's deputy death was previously ruled mentally…

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Monsoon-like storms flood Phoenix

Heavy downpours flooded areas of Phoenix.

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Shippers look to grab a piece of Northwest Passage

Melting Arctic Ocean ice could open new shipping lanes, creating a Northwest…

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A to Z: Back to school

Make sure your child is ready to head back to class. Here are 26 items your student…

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From book to blockbuster

Hollywood had been mining bookshelves for ideas for years -- and film audiences…

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Take a tour of top national parks

The National Park Service turned 98 years old on Monday. Learn more about some of…

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The British Open: The tale of Tiger Woods

The British Open takes place from July 15 through July 19. It is one of the PGA's…

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Guide: Sending your child to summer camp

Every year, parents send their children off to more than 12,000 day and overnight…

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New Mexico city finds buried treasure of Atari games

A long-buried copy of the infamous Atari game "E.T." is worth more than $1,500.

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Police: 2 ate meal, took selfies on boat while family slept

Police say two people were arrested after breaking into a boat in Connecticut to eat…

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Miley Cyrus releases 'Dead Petz' album

Miley Cyrus is a trip. Or is she on a trip?

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Inside the secret tests of Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show'

Most of us won't see Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" for another week, but several…

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Writer says Idris Elba 'too street' for Bond

The writer of the new James Bond novel "Trigger Mortis" has set off a firestorm with…

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Daniel Craig hopes his Bond 'is not as sexist'

Daniel Craig hopes that his James Bond character 'is not sexist' as the release of…

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Obama condemns climate change deniers

Seeking to lend urgency to his climate agenda, President Barack Obama warned Monday…

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Obama to rename tallest U.S. peak

To hear the White House describe Alaska, the state has become the canary in the…

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Jellyfish 'invading' Med through Suez Canal

Swarms of stinging jellyfish have invaded the beaches of Israel and the eastern…

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Southwest diverts flight; 6 passengers detained

A Southwest Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago was diverted to Amarillo,…

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Can AirBnB take on the Hilton?

With over a million listings in 190 countries, Airbnb already offers up more rooms…

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Airline passenger chugs bottle of cognac at security gate

An air traveler in China chugged an entire bottle of pricey cognac before attempting…

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