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Florida agency investigates after man shoos raccoon off boat

TAMPA, Fla. — A Florida agency is investigating potential animal cruelty charges…

‘Heartbeat’ laws could ban most abortions across Deep South

If a new Mississippi law survives a court challenge, it will be…

Syrian troops expand offensive despite calls for calm

BEIRUT — Syrian government forces expanded their ground offensive in northwestern Syria,…

US-China talks break up after US raises tariffs

WASHINGTON — Trade talks between the U.S. and China broke up Friday…

Goalies helped spark turnarounds for Blues, Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. — St. Louis’ season started to turn around as…

Sung Kang matches course with 61 to take Byron Nelson lead

DALLAS — Sung Kang and his caddie did some calculations on the…

Bills give 26-year-old rookie Williams 2nd chance in NFL

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Receiver Duke Williams doesn’t blink an eye when…

Breakdancing tries to catch on as an Olympic sport

LOS ANGELES —A thudding beat fills the nightclub, music so loud it…

Space-tourism enters ‘home stretch’ toward commercial flight

SANTA FE, N.M. — Billionaire Richard Branson is moving Virgin Galactic’s winged…

Hero students highlight shift in school shooting guidance

BALTIMORE — The actions of students who died tackling gunmen at two…

Olivia Newton-John looks to lasso buyer for Santa Ynez Valley ranch

LOS ANGELES —Olivia Newton-John is hoping to hightail it out of the…

Just add water: Salt battery could help renewable energy use

BERLIN — Amid the hum and heat of Berlin’s Reuter thermal power…

Schick owner buys Harry’s in new shaving war alliance

NEW YORK — If you can’t beat them, join them. The owner…

Trump backs Florida plan to import lower-cost meds from abroad

WASHINGTON — In a move sure to get attention in a 2020…

Koepka back at Nelson after 3 major wins, before a defence

DALLAS — Brooks Koepka has won three majors since he last played…

Barack Obama’s book not expected to be released in 2019

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama’s post-White House memoir isn’t expected to…

Madonna says Michael Jackson ‘innocent until proven guilty’ of child sex assaults

The Queen of Pop isn’t ready to dethrone the King of Pop…

Wool wrap for royal baby suggests tradition will win out

LONDON — Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor slept through his first press conference, but…

Maroon’s goal give Blues 2 OT win over Stars in Game 7

Blues 2 Stars 1 (2OT) ST. LOUIS —Pat Maroon put in a…

Derby winner Country House out of Preakness due to illness

After being declared the winner of the Kentucky Derby by disqualification, Country…