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Active Tropics in the Atlantic as Peak Hurricane Season Begins

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

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

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

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

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

ISIS Buried Thousands in 72 Mass Graves

The Associated Press has documented and mapped 72 of the mass graves.
#ISIS
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