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Drought forces emergency measures for US West's wild horses

Drought forces emergency measures for US West's wild horses

SALT LAKE CITY — Harsh drought conditions in parts of the American West are pushing wild horses to the brink and spurring extreme measures to protect them.

'In My Fillings': SC dentist goes viral with Drake challenge

GREENVILLE, S.C. — A South Carolina dentist's submission in the viral dance challenge based on Drake's latest No. 1 hit has a lot of potential patients in their feelings. News outlets report Dr.

Uber, Lyft suspend driver who recorded St. Louis passengers

ST. LOUIS — Ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft have suspended a driver who recorded hundreds of St. Louis-area passengers without their permission and livestreamed the video. The St.

Alligator found in Pennsylvania woman's backyard

PROSPECT PARK, Pa. — A Pennsylvania woman who was admiring a turtle in her backyard got a surprise when she spotted an alligator just a few feet away. Tracie Hoffecker says she found the 2-to-3-foot-long (0.
While making nice with US and Seoul, North Korea slams Japan

While making nice with US and Seoul, North Korea slams Japan

PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of — North Korea's state-run media have toned down their rhetorical attacks on the United States and South Korea while leader Kim Jong Un pursues a more diplomatic approach, but the vitriol continues — a
Chinese leaders order probe over vaccine scandal

Chinese leaders order probe over vaccine scandal

BEIJING — Chinese leaders are scrambling to shore up public confidence and oversight of the pharmaceutical industry after a rabies vaccine maker was found faking records, the latest in a slew of public health and safety scandals that have outraged Ch
Prominent S. Korea politician found dead in possible suicide

Prominent S. Korea politician found dead in possible suicide

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — A prominent liberal South Korean politician embroiled in a corruption scandal was found dead on Monday, police said, in what appeared to be one of the country's highest-profile suicides in recent years.
Senate set to confirm Wilkie for Veterans Affairs secretary

Senate set to confirm Wilkie for Veterans Affairs secretary

WASHINGTON — After months of tumult, Pentagon official Robert Wilkie is expected to become secretary of Veterans Affairs when the Senate votes Monday to confirm him, taking on the task of fulfilling President Donald Trump's promises to fire bad VA em
Molinari survives wild day to win British Open

Molinari survives wild day to win British Open

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — Francesco Molinari didn't get the loudest cheers for the best golf at British Open.
'Hamilton' creator announces arts fund for Puerto Rico

'Hamilton' creator announces arts fund for Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Lin-Manuel Miranda jumped up to a podium shortly after landing in Puerto Rico on Sunday to announce he has helped create a multimillion-dollar fund to boost the arts in the U.S.