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Active Tropics in the Atlantic as Peak Hurricane Season Begins

Tropical Depression 9 is entering the Gulf of Mexico.
Aug 29

Man Arrested After Trying to Open Alaska Airlines Door Mid-Flight

The New York to Seattle flight was diverted to Minneapolis.
1h ago

Emails Show ISIS Appeared Eager to Ransom Kayla Mueller, Expert Says

Correspondence shows a frantic family and the terror organization.
Aug 29

ISIS Buried Thousands in 72 Mass Graves

The Associated Press has documented and mapped 72 of the mass graves.
3h ago

Remembering Gene Wilder

Actor Gene Wilder dies at 83 due to complications from Alzheimer's disease at his home in Stamford, Conn.
2h ago