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Bergdahl could be questioned next week
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could meet next week with the U.S. Army General looking into how the now-freed prisoner of war was captured by the Taliban in ...

Girl hit by plane on beach dies
The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said...

Is she really a plus-size model?
Robyn Lawley, who wears a size 12, is drawing praise for posting unretouched photos of herself in protest against airbrushing. LZ Granderson argues he...

Malaysia Airlines considers rebrand
Malaysia Airlines struggles to recover from recent tragedies. CNN's Ana Cabrera shares the plan to rebrand their image.

Family feud cost millions of lives
On July 28, 1914, Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. Over the next week, Europe's royals exchange a flurry of telegrams.

Teen caught on cam taking THIS ...
A Michigan man videotaped a teen trying to take his moped and then confronted the teen about it. WZZM has more.

Boehner: Impeachment talk a 'scam'
House Speaker John Boehner flatly denied Tuesday that congressional Republicans are moving to impeach President Barack Obama, blasting talk about it a...

Olympian's 10,000-calorie meal
He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in...

Hear pilot, traffic control's spat
Hear the testy exchange between a Delta pilot and an air traffic controller. CNN's Michaela Pereira has more.

Tips needed in FSU professor's slaying
The mystery behind the killing of a nationally renowned law professor has authorities in Florida asking for the public's help.

Amazing shots of hot air balloons
Take a one-minute escape into the world of hot air balloons.

'Bachelorette' makes her choice
Did Andi Dorfman choose wisely with her final rose?

Local News for Western Washington
Processing issue delays bar exam submissions
Florida-based testing software provider ExamSoft Worldwide Inc. said a processing issue has caused delays for bar exam takers in multiple states who w...

Truth Needle: Park-district opponents overstate t...
Opponents of a Metro Park Board for Seattle say the measure would increase property taxes 20 percent, but the math doesn’t add up.

After breakdown, 2 ferries for Bainbridge, just 1...
Ferry managers will be shuffling their fleet Wednesday morning after a power outage caused the ferry Tacoma to stall off Bainbridge Island.

Oregon Islamic charity pleads guilty to tax fraud
An Oregon-based Islamic charity has pleaded guilty to tax fraud after its leader was cleared last year in a terrorism case.

Facing budget crunch, health chief quits to make ...
Dr. David Fleming, director of Public Health ? Seattle & King County who pushed boundaries of traditional public-health work, is stepping down, citing...

Police seek vandals who struck Gas Works Park wit...
Seattle police are trying to identify those responsible for nearly $8,000 worth of damage in a graffiti spree at Gas Works Park on Monday night.

U.S. sues ex-Alaska man over liens against federa...
After a former Alaska man filed $950 million in bogus liens against federal employees of the Social Security Administration, the U.S. Attorney’s...

SeaTac burglary suspect shot by deputy, another e...
A burglary suspect was shot and wounded by a King County sheriff?s deputy on Tuesday as he and another man left a SeaTac house.

Jewish group says gun remarks ?idiotic, simplisti...
Comments reportedly made by a longtime NRA lobbyist linking the Holocaust and a gun-control ballot measure are offensive, ?simplistic and just plain w...

Parks Department takes heat over shutting beach s...
The shut-off came after Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) this month cited pollution discharges to Puget Sound from an outdoor shower at the Alki Beach B...

Wildfire burnout canceled because of high winds
A planned burnout operation in the Carlton complex fire had to be canceled Tuesday because of erratic winds. The fire was two-thirds contained Tuesday...

Kent woman released before trial on terrorism cha...
A Seattle woman accused of helping fund the terrorist group al-Shabab was released from custody, over objections of the prosecutor, who said the woman...

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NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

CHICAGO (AP) ? The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports&#...



Vin Scully to return for 66th season in LA in 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers.




ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse

NEW YORK (AP) ? ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women sh...



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Broken water main floods UCLA; 5 people rescued

LOS ANGELES (AP) ? A broken water main near the UCLA campus Tuesday sent a geyser of water some 30 feet into the air, trapping people in underground p...



Jamaican wins 110 hurdles at Commonwealth Games

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) ? Andrew Riley won the 110-meter hurdles gold Tuesday to complement his teammate Kemar Bailey-Cole's 100-meter gold medal ...



Vegas illegal betting suspects freed from custody
LAS VEGAS (AP) ? A wealthy Malaysian businessman who was charged in a World Cup betting scheme has been let out of jail after his poker-star friends p...

Sailors to navigate dirty water in 1st Rio test

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) ? Sailors, coaches and the mayor of Rio de Janeiro acknowledge the problem: Guanabara Bay, the venue for sailing at the 2016 Olymp...



Gstaad champion Andujar wins opener in Kitzbuehel
KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) ? Pablo Andujar beat Jurgen Melzer 6-3, 6-4 at the Kitzbuehel Cup on Tuesday, two days after earning his third career title i...

Commonwealth Games gets 1st doping case

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) ? In the first doping scandal of the Commonwealth Games, a 16-year-old female Nigerian weightlifter was provisionally suspended...



Thai Kiradech eager to be big hit at PGA Champion...

(Reuters) - Kiradech Aphibarnrat still remembers the cheers each time he reached for his driver at last year's PGA Championship and the big-hitti...



Water main break, geyser flood UCLA campus, stran...

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A major water main ruptured underneath a street near the University of California, Los Angeles on Tuesday, unl...



Entertainment
Review: Boseman drips with charisma as James Brown
There's a delicious moment in "Get On Up," Tate Taylor's new James Brown biopic, when Brown - played by Chadwick Boseman, in a thrillingly magnetic pe...

ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse
NEW YORK (AP) -- ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting wom...

Lawyers for Hollywood sex-abuse accuser want out
HONOLULU (AP) -- Lawyers for a former child model accusing `X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sex abuse said Tuesday they want to get off the case b...

Music aside, Queen of Soul is pumped for fair food
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Aretha Franklin is jazzed about more than music at the Ohio State Fair: She's also looking forward to the food....

Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura won $1.8 million Tuesday in his two-year fight to prove he was defamed by a military s...

'Guardians' blasts Marvel in a different direction
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) -- Despite its flawless superhero pedigree, there's always been apprehension about "Guardians of the Galaxy."...

CBS shifts schedule to boost ratings for 'Extant'
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Extant" is getting a kick-start from CBS to try to improve its ratings less than a month into its run....

Nielsen's top prime-time programs for July 21-27
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for July 21-27. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership....

Maggie Gyllenhaal glows as 'The Honorable Woman'
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- "The Honorable Woman" is a meditative thriller that investigates a woman's inner life and a global hot spot. Poised between dr...

Vin Scully to return for 66th season in LA in 2015
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers....

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