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'Face of evil': Man gets life for killing 8 at hair salon

Sep 23, 2017

A California man who killed eight people at a hair salon in 2011 has been sentenced to life without parole in a courtroom packed with sobbing victims' relatives

Man charged under new Ohio law that makes bestiality a crime

Sep 23, 2017

A man accused of performing a sex act on a dog has been charged under a new Ohio law that criminalizes bestiality

UN ends disarmament in Colombia as FARC honors slain rebel

Sep 23, 2017

The United Nations has finished deactivating thousands of weapons and munitions that once belonged to demobilized leftist rebels in Colombia

Pence targets Democratic Indiana senator with tax speech

Sep 23, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence makes direct appeal to his home state's Democratic senator to support the Republican-led federal tax code overhaul

Dam failing as scope of Puerto Rico's disaster becomes clear

Sep 22, 2017

Puerto Rican officials rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam and said they could not reach more than half the towns in the U.S. territory

Storm damage forces Paradise Jam out of Virgin Islands

Sep 22, 2017

Damage from Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria forces Paradise Jam out of Virgin Islands

Deaf man's family calls for Oklahoma City officer's arrest

Sep 22, 2017

Family of deaf man killed by Oklahoma City police officer calls for officer's arrest and independent investigations into shooting

Russia: Relations with US poor over 'Russo-phobic hysteria'

Sep 22, 2017

Russia's foreign minister said Friday the downturn in relations with the United States began with the Obama administration's "small-hearted" and "revengeful" actions and has plummeted further because of "Russo-phobic hysteria."

Hannity boycott call fizzling, at least publicly

Sep 22, 2017

A call to boycott Sean Hannity's show on Fox News Channel last month has gained little momentum

Guatemalans travel to Oklahoma to honor 1st US martyr

Sep 22, 2017

Oklahoma-born priest killed during Guatemala's civil war is set to be beatified, on the path to possible sainthood