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Riot police storm Hong Kong malls to nip more protests

Nov 3, 2019

Riot police have stormed several malls in Hong Kong to thwart pro-democracy protests, as the city's leader heads to Beijing for talks on deepening economic integration between the semi-autonomous Chinese territory and mainland China

Keystone oil pipeline leaks 383,000 gallons in North Dakota

Oct 31, 2019

A Canadian pipeline company says an oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in northeastern North Dakota has been contained

3-2-1-Cookoff! Astronauts to bake cookies with new test oven

Oct 31, 2019

Space station astronauts are about to get a new test oven for baking chocolate chip cookies from scratch.

Keystone pipeline leaks oil in eastern North Dakota

Oct 30, 2019

The Keystone pipeline has leaked an unknown quantity of oil in northeastern North Dakota

The Latest: Utility: Power lines may have started 2 fires

Oct 28, 2019

The Pacific Gas & Electric Co. utility says its power lines may have started two wildfires over the weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area

Kentucky gov's race stirs clash over casino suicide claims

Oct 27, 2019

Entering the final days of Kentucky's bitter race for governor, Republican incumbent Matt Bevin has exposed himself to a new attack by denying his recorded claim that suicides happen nightly in casinos

Retailers pull Johnson's baby powder after recall

Oct 25, 2019

Walmart, CVS and Rite Aid have pulled some or all 22-ounce bottles of Johnson's baby powder from shelves, after a minuscule amount of asbestos was found in one bottle

Fire erupts as Californians hit with 2nd round of blackouts

Oct 24, 2019

A wildfire has exploded in size in Northern California amid dangerously windy weather that has caused Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to cut power to thousands to prevent fires

China says US has 'weaponized' visas to target exchanges

Oct 23, 2019

China is accusing the U.S. of having "weaponized" the issuing of visas following the reported inability of a top Chinese space program official to obtain permission to travel to a key conference in Washington

Astros executive apologizes, MLB to conduct interviews

Oct 23, 2019

The assistant general manager of the Houston Astros has apologized for using "inappropriate language" after a Sports Illustrated report said he repeatedly yelled toward a group of female reporters about closer Roberto Osuna during a clubhouse celebration

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