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Drifter charged in stabbing death of champ golfer in Iowa

Drifter charged in stabbing death of champ golfer in Iowa

Police say a homeless man stabbed a top amateur golfer from Spain to death at a golf course near her university campus in central Iowa
Updated: 2 hours ago
Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data

Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data

Bill Gates is rallying behind school quality in developing nations with a push for more assessment data, a new initiative that links the Microsoft co-founder's signature U.S. education priorities with his more prominent global philanthropy work
Updated: 2 hours ago
Deputy killed, 2nd wounded in Northern California shootout

Deputy killed, 2nd wounded in Northern California shootout

Flags at California's Capitol are flying at half-staff after a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy was killed and a second wounded in a confrontation at a Pep Boys store
Updated: 2 hours ago
The Latest: UN envoy urges restrain in Syria

The Latest: UN envoy urges restrain in Syria

The U.N. special envoy for Syria is calling on Russia, Syria and Israel "to refrain from military actions" following the downing of a Russian military aircraft
Updated: 2 hours ago
The Latest: Sec. Ross: Americans won't feel trade-war sting

The Latest: Sec. Ross: Americans won't feel trade-war sting

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says nobody will notice price increases due to escalating US-China trade war
Updated: 2 hours ago
The Latest: Alumni of accuser's school write to support her

The Latest: Alumni of accuser's school write to support her

Hundreds of alumni of the Holton-Arms School signed a letter in support of Christine Blasey Ford, a fellow graduate who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault three decades ago
Updated: 2 hours ago
Day care owner accused of tying kids to car seats for hours

Day care owner accused of tying kids to car seats for hours

The owner of a Dallas-area in-home day care accused of keeping infants and toddlers tied to their car seats for hours has been jailed on child endangerment charges
Updated: 2 hours ago
Elizabeth Smart: Accomplice in my kidnapping will be watched

Elizabeth Smart: Accomplice in my kidnapping will be watched

Elizabeth Smart says she's been assured that the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually assaulted will be watched when she's released from prison
Updated: 2 hours ago
Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated
Updated: 2 hours ago
Judge won't force Georgia to use paper ballots for midterms

Judge won't force Georgia to use paper ballots for midterms

Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky
Updated: 2 hours ago