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Indonesia's Lombok island jolted by multiple quakes

Aug 19, 2018

Strong earthquakes have jolted the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok, causing power blackouts, landslides and damaging buildings, as the island tries to recover from a temblor earlier this month that killed hundreds of people

WH lawyer McGahn isn't 'a John Dean type 'RAT,'" Trump says

Aug 19, 2018

President Donald Trump is insisting that White House lawyer Don McGahn isn't "a John Dean type 'RAT.''

The Latest: Another strong quake jolts Indonesia's Lombok

Aug 19, 2018

Another strong earthquake has struck near the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok

U.S. Geological Survey says magnitude 6.9 quake hits near Indonesia's Lombok island at depth of 20 kilometers (12 miles)

Aug 19, 2018

U.S. Geological Survey says magnitude 6.9 quake hits near Indonesia's Lombok island at depth of 20 kilometers (12 miles)

Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

Aug 19, 2018

Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce

Science Says: 'The warmer it is, the more fire we see'

Aug 19, 2018

An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires

Sun celebrates Asian Games gold medal before flags fall

Aug 19, 2018

Sun Yang waited a long time for this victory and so he really wanted to see his flag flying at the Asian Games

Aretha Franklin came to Washington to sing - and for history

Aug 19, 2018

Throughout Aretha Franklin's career, 'The Queen of Soul' often returned to the nation's capital for performances that at times put her in line with key moments of U.S. history

Sun rises, flags fall on opening night of swimming finals

Aug 19, 2018

The flag hoist collapsed during the playing of the Chinese national anthem as Sun Yang stood atop the podium after winning the 200-meter freestyle final at the Asian Games. It was an embarrassing flight for games organizers but Sun took in his stride.

School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

Aug 19, 2018

Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead

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