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A partial solar eclipse appears over the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island in New York, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
'A primal experience': Americans dazzled by solar eclipseThe moon is blotting the sun from the sky in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
This undated photo provided by Robinson Calcagnie, Inc., shows Eva Echevarria. A Los Angeles jury on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $417 million to Echevarria, a hospitalized woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene. The verdict in the lawsuit brought marks the largest sum awarded in a series of talcum powder lawsuit verdicts against Johnson & Johnson in courts around the U.S. (Robinson Calcagnie, Inc. via AP)
Record $417M award in lawsuit linking baby powder to cancerA Los Angeles jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in lawsuit that the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
Blake Davis, 10, of Coral Springs, Fla., looks through solar glasses as he watches the eclipse, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
The Latest: Car strikes 2 women watching eclipse, 1 diesAuthorities say two women watching the eclipse while standing on a sidewalk in Kentucky were struck by a car, and one has died
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 13, 2017 file photo, Jim Kirk, publisher and editor-in-chief of the Chicago Sun-Times, discusses the announced sale of the Sun-Times to the investment group ST Acquisition Holdings LLC in Chicago. The Los Angeles Times announced Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 that Kirk was named interim editor. Ross Levinsohn, former Yahoo and Fox executive, was named publisher and chief executive of the Times. They replace Davan Maharaj, who was editor and publisher. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
LA Times ousts editor-publisher and other top managersThe Los Angeles Times' parent company is bringing in a new publisher, editor and other top newsroom managers in a shake-up it says is part of a plan to move one of the nation's flagship newspapers more quickly into the digital age
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
U.S. Air Force Col. Mark Henderson of Mississippi videoing giraffes at Nashville Zoo on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in early stages of the eclipse in Nashville, Tenn. Henderson would later send information to scientists studying animal reaction. (AP Photo/Seth Borenstein)
Eclipse science: From galloping giraffes to solar wispsFrom zoo visitors to professional astronomers, people across the United States gathered science from total solar eclipse
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this June 20, 2017 file photo, Rep.-elect Greg Gianforte responds to questions at his home in Bozeman, Mont., about an election-eve confrontation with a reporter. A judge has ordered Gianforte to be photographed and fingerprinted for assaulting a reporter, opening the possibility of the congressman's mug shot to be used by political opponents next year when Gianforte is up for re-election. (AP Photo/Bobby Caina Calvan, File)
Judge orders Montana congressman photographed, fingerprintedA judge has ordered Montana Rep. Greg Gianforte to be booked, photographed and fingerprinted after he pleaded guilty to assaulting a reporter the day before he was elected in May
The Associated Press7 minutes ago
Military-style Christian sect leader charged in abuse caseA leader of a western New Mexico military-style Christian sect faces 100 child sexual abuse charges
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump was joined by Joe Arpaio, the sheriff of metro Phoenix, during a news Trump was just a few weeks into his candidacy in 2015 when came to Phoenix for a speech that ended up being a bigger moment in his campaign than most people realized at the time. And now Trump is coming back to Arizona at another crucial moment in his presidency. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Trump returns to Arizona _ and a chaotic political landscapeDonald Trump is headed to Arizona for a rally two years after stopping in Phoenix during his campaign
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is joined by Joe Arpaio, the sheriff of metro Phoenix, at a campaign event in Marshalltown, Iowa. Trump was just a few weeks into his candidacy in 2015 when came to Phoenix for a speech that ended up being a bigger moment in his campaign than most people realized at the time. And now Trump is coming back to Arizona at another crucial moment in his presidency. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Nation's political split on display at Trump Phoenix visitThe nation's political split over President Donald Trump is expected to be on full display Tuesday as hard-core backers of the Republican president flood into the Phoenix Convention Center and police brace for protests from opponents outside
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, photo taken through a helicopter glass window, provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, an MH-65 helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point passes Ka'ena Point in Hawaii. Officials have suspended the search for five Army soldiers in a helicopter crash during offshore training in Hawaii on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP, File)
Search for missing Army helicopter crew suspended in HawaiiOfficials have suspended the search for five Army soldiers who were in a helicopter crash during offshore training in Hawaii last week
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- In this Aug. 2, 2017, photo, a fire burns at the site of a freight train derailment in Hyndman, Pa. Federal investigators say crews encountered air brake problems before a freight train derailed in Pennsylvania earlier this month, causing hazardous material to ignite and forcing residents from their homes. The National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report issued Monday, Aug. 21, says a crew stopped the CSX Transportation train before the wreck, applied 58 hand brakes and recharged the air brakes. (Steve Bittner/The Cumberland Times-News via AP, File)
Feds say brake problems preceded derailment in PennsylvaniaFederal investigators say crews encountered air brake problems before a freight train derailed in Pennsylvania earlier this month, causing hazardous material to ignite and forcing residents from their homes
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The Richard Dowling statue is shown near the entrance to Hermann Park Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in Houston. A Houston man was taken into custody on allegations he tried to plant explosives at the statue of Confederate officer Richard Dowling in Hermann Park, according to a high-level law enforcement official familiar with the investigation.(Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Feds: Texas man tried planting bomb on Confederate statueA Houston man has been arrested after being accused by authorities of trying to damage or destroy a Confederate statue at a Houston park with explosives
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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