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Stealth bomber for Area 51 crowd? U.S. military unit apologises for tweet

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A U.S. military unit apologised on Saturday and deleted a tweet that used the spectre of a stealth bomber being deployed against any young people who tried to break into the Area 51 base in Nevada. | Video

Shooting at South Carolina bar leaves two dead, eight wounded

21 Sep 2019

Police in South Carolina were hunting for suspects on Saturday after at least one person opened fire before dawn at a crowded bar in the city of Lancaster, killing two people and wounding eight others, officials said.

New England Patriots release Antonio Brown, who faces rape allegation

21 Sep 2019

NFL star wide receiver Antonio Brown, who has been accused of rape by his former personal trainer, was released on Friday by the New England Patriots, the team said less than two weeks after signing the prolific pass-catcher to a contract. | Video

Democratic donor faces drug charge in death of man at his L.A. area home

20 Sep 2019

LOS ANGELES Democratic Party donor Ed Buck, already accused by Los Angeles prosecutors of operating a drug den, has been charged in federal court with distribution of methamphetamine resulting in death, part of an alleged crime pattern that could include up to 10 other victims.

Trump says EPA to issue notice to San Francisco on homeless

19 Sep 2019

LOS ANGELES U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco over its homelessness problem and attendant pollution.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Trump says EPA to issue notice to San Francisco on homeless

19 Sep 2019

LOS ANGELES, Sept 18 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco over its homelessness problem and attendant pollution.

Trump administration rejects California request for homeless funds

19 Sep 2019

LOS ANGELES, Sept 18 The Trump administration on Wednesday rejected requests from California for more money from Washington to fight homelessness, opening another front in the battle between the White House and the state's Democratic-led progressive government.

New York state ban on flavored e-cigarettes given final approval

18 Sep 2019

New York became the second state to ban flavored e-cigarettes on Tuesday after its Democratic governor called for emergency action in response to concerns about their rising use among teens and a nationwide spate of lung illnesses.

Pittsburgh pitcher Vázquez arrested on charges of soliciting teen for sex

17 Sep 2019

Felipe Vázquez, a star relief pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, was arrested in Pennsylvania on Tuesday on charges of soliciting an underage girl for sex and sending her an obscene video, authorities said.

Texas gunman who killed seven had previously failed background check for firearm

03 Sep 2019

The gunman who killed seven people and wounded 23 others in a rolling rampage across West Texas obtained an assault-style rifle despite failing a background check, state and law enforcement officials said on Monday. | Video

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