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New York hosts biggest US celebration of Indian independenceNew York City hosts largest celebration of Indian independence outside of India
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In this Friday, Aug. 17, 2018 photo, Dr. Shafeeq Sheikh awaits his sentencing at Harris County Family Law Center in Houston. The former Baylor doctor received 10 years probation for raping a patient in 2013 at Ben Taub Hospital. (Yi-Chin Lee/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probationA Houston doctor won't serve prison time after being convicted of sexually assaulting a patient
The Associated Press8 hours ago
This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Michelle Yeoh, from left, Henry Golding and Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians." (Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP)
'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box officeGlitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22"
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this June 6, 2018 file photo, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, and AJ McLean of Backstreet Boys, perform "Don't go Breaking My Heart" at the CMT Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Over a dozen people were injured, Saturday, Aug. 18 and transported to hospitals after trusses holding up the entrance to a resort where the Backstreet Boys were set to begin a concert in Oklahoma collapsed.   (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after stormA southern Oklahoma casino says 14 fans suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys
The Associated Press9 hours ago
In this Aug. 10, 2018 photo provided by the University of Missouri Extension, a steer takes shelter under a bush near a dry pond on a farm near Monett, Mo. Drought conditions across most of Missouri are causing concerns for farmers. Corn yields could be lower than normal and hay, vital for feeding cattle, is proving scarce. About three-quarters of Missouri pastures are in poor or very poor condition, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. (Eldon Cole/University of Missouri Extension via AP)
Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattleParts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, cars still sit in the parking lot where they were left as the sun sets on Santa Fe High School, the scene of a deadly shooting in Santa Fe, Texas. Students at the school will begin a new school year with additional security measures in place following a shooting in May that left 10 people dead. For some students, Monday, Aug. 20, will be the first time they’ve been back in class since the shooting, which happened near the end of the school year. (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP, File)
School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Christopher Watts looks down during his bond hearing at the Weld County Courthouse Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Greeley, Colo. Watts, of Colorado, whose wife and daughters disappeared this week was arrested on suspicion of killing them. (Joshua Polson/The Greeley Tribune via AP, Pool)
Defense DNA request denied in deaths of Colorado mom, kidsA Colorado judge denied a defense attorney's request to require a coroner to collect DNA from the necks of two young sisters killed and submerged in crude oil in the case of the girl's father, who is accused of killing them and his wife
The Associated Press1 day ago
Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospitalA California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents
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Seattle Police officers in helmets stand watch in front of City Hall in Seattle before a rally held by members of Patriot Prayer and other groups advocating for gun rights, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at City Hall in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in SeattleSeattle police have taken up positions as right-wing demonstrators gather for a "Liberty or Death" rally that is also drawing counter-protesters from the left
The Associated Press1 day ago
Police say Long Island couple dead in murder-suicidePolice say a husband and wife have died in a murder-suicide on Long Island
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this July 26, 2018 photo, Jerry Cox, the head of the Family Council Action Committee, speaks to a group of pastors at a breakfast meeting in Little Rock, Arkansas. Cox spoke about a proposed "tort reform" measure appearing on Arkansas' ballot in November. Cox's group is rallying churches against the proposal, which would impose new limits on damages awarded in lawsuits. (AP Photo/Andrew Demillo)
Church group's opposition stuns advocates of 'tort reform'A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising obstacle from a reliable conservative ally
The Associated Press1 day ago
Pacifist, socialist leader David McReynolds dead at 88Longtime pacifist and socialist activist David McReynolds has died at age 88. McReynolds died Friday in a hospital after suffering a fall in his New York City apartment
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