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Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 04:40 AM EDT

Bangladesh Police Kill 3, Including Suspect in Dhaka Attack

Bangladesh Police Kill 3, Including Suspect in Dhaka Attack

Police in Bangladesh killed three suspected militants Saturday, including an alleged mastermind of a major attack on a cafe last month that left 20 people dead. Police sharpshooters raided a two-story house in...

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 04:01 AM EDT

Boaters Rescued After Writing 'SOS' in Sand

Boaters Rescued After Writing 'SOS' in Sand

A pair of mariners stranded on an uninhabited Pacific island for a week were rescued by a U.S. Navy air crew on Friday after writing "SOS" in the sand, NBC News reported. The boaters were marooned on an island...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 08:33 PM EDT

Clinton Says Controversies Behind Her; Trump Begs to Differ

Clinton Says Controversies Behind Her; Trump Begs to Differ

Hillary Clinton vigorously defended her family's foundation against Donald Trump's criticism on Friday and declared she's confident there will be no major further accusations involving the foundation, her emails...

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 08:01 AM EDT

Italian President Visits Quake Town as Death Toll Rises

Italian President Visits Quake Town as Death Toll Rises

Italian President Sergio Mattarella paid a visit on Saturday to Amatrice, a town devastated in the earthquake that hit central Italy this week and the place with the highest death toll. The visit comes as Italy...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 11:30 PM EDT

Kerry: US, Russia 'Close' on Syria Agreement

Kerry: US, Russia 'Close' on Syria Agreement

Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that the U.S. and Russia are close to a deal that could end the fighting in Syria, NBC News reported. "Today I can say we achieved clarity on the path forward,"...

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Boyfriend Confesses to Killing Woman, Dumping Body in Park

Boyfriend Confesses to Killing Woman, Dumping Body in Park

The body of a missing woman has been recovered in a Bronx park after the woman's boyfriend confessed to killing her, police said Saturday.

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 07:24 AM EDT

Trapped Kids Rescued from Sweltering Car: NYPD

Trapped Kids Rescued from Sweltering Car: NYPD

Police say an officer was driving on Barnes Avenue in Morris Park Friday evening when he noticed someone hitting a car window, trying to get the 3-year-old boy and 1-year-old girl out.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 07:24 PM EDT

At Least 36 Have Contracted Mumps in NY Outbreak: Officials

At Least 36 Have Contracted Mumps in NY Outbreak: Officials

Three dozen people have contracted mumps in one Long Island town in recent months, officials said.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 06:46 PM EDT

NYC Jail Guard Raped Female Inmate on Rikers Island: DA

NYC Jail Guard Raped Female Inmate on Rikers Island: DA

Prosecutors say a New York City jail guard raped an inmate last year in the women's facility of the Rikers Island jail complex.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 06:52 PM EDT

Junkyard Fire Behind Citi Field Alarms Mets Spectators

Junkyard Fire Behind Citi Field Alarms Mets Spectators

A junkyard fire behind Citi Field caused some alarm for Mets spectators waiting to get into the game Friday evening. The fire on 38th Avenue and 126th Street in Corona, Queens sent up thick plumes of black...

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