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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Marine Corps veteran Bolivar Vilchez was terrified as he helped his wife deliver their daughter on the side of a Southern California freeway.The Orange County Register reports (http://bit.ly/1uTy4wt ) that 29-year-old Sand ...more

Reuters News - 24 mins ago

(Reuters) - A wildfire sweeping through parts of California's Sierra Nevada mountains has destroyed 10 houses and 22 outbuildings and is threatening thousands of other structures, fire officials said on Sunday. So far no residents have been h ...more

Reuters News - 27 mins ago

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hundreds of protesters plan to risk arrest on Monday during an unsanctioned blockade in New York City's financial district to call attention to what organizers say is Wall Street's contribution to climate change. The Floo ...more

AP News - 30 mins ago

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities were searching for a man believed to be the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared on arrest warrants charging him with reckless driving.But they say they also want t ...more

Reuters News - 32 mins ago

By James Pomfret HONG KONG (Reuters) - Thousands of students braved sweltering heat in Hong Kong on Monday to demand greater democracy as they launched a week-long boycott of classes, underscoring a restive younger generation's determination ...more

AP News - 36 mins ago

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's new president-elect says he wants Afghan women represented at the highest levels of government, including on the Supreme Court.Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai planned to hold his first news conference later Monday a ...more

AP News - 42 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Pentagon program that distributes military surplus gear to local law enforcement allows even departments that the Justice Department has censured for civil rights violations to apply for and get lethal weaponry.That lack of ...more

AP News - 46 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — A suspenseful election night is one thing, but what if it stretches out for a month? Or into next year?A handful of tight races in states with quirky election laws make for the headache-inducing possibility that Election Day wi ...more

Reuters News - 52 mins ago

BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 42 civilians including women and children have been killed in Syrian government air strikes on rebel-held territory in the country's northwest, a monitoring group said on Monday. The attacks hit territory in and a ...more

AP News - 57 mins ago

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — News organizations are asking a judge to allow one video camera and one still photographer in the courtroom during the Colorado theater shootings trial, but prosecutors and the defense object.The judge will hear argument ...more