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B.C. woman faces new charges in alleged college admissions scam in the U.S.

BOSTON — A woman from British Columbia is facing new charges in an alleged college admissions scandal that has ensnared Hollywood actresses and dozens of wealthy parents in the United States.
FBI agents raid Illinois state senator's home, offices

FBI agents raid Illinois state senator's home, offices

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — FBI agents carried materials in bankers' boxes and grocery bags out of the Illinois Capitol building on Tuesday, and multiple media outlets reported that and other raids were linked to a Democratic state senator.
Massachusetts temporarily banning sale of vaping products

Massachusetts temporarily banning sale of vaping products

BOSTON — The governor of Massachusetts declared a public health emergency Tuesday and ordered a four-month ban on the sale of vaping products in the state, apparently the first action of its kind in the nation. Republican Gov.
Forced sell-off of 'Codfather' assets begins

Forced sell-off of 'Codfather' assets begins

A father-and-son team from Massachusetts and other buyers are acquiring scallop fishing boats owned by a disgraced fishing magnate nicknamed the Codfather, signalling the beginning of the former mogul's forced exit from fisheries.
ABC's Muir hits five-year mark at 'World News' on the top

ABC's Muir hits five-year mark at 'World News' on the top

NEW YORK — David Muir is celebrating his fifth anniversary as "World News Tonight" anchor with something that's rare in television: a larger audience. The ABC newscast finished its year-long season last week with an average of 8.
Top UK court: Johnson's suspension of Parliament was illegal

Top UK court: Johnson's suspension of Parliament was illegal

LONDON — In a decision that badly undermines Boris Johnson's authority, Britain's highest court ruled unanimously Tuesday that the prime minister broke the law by suspending Parliament in a way that squelched legitimate scrutiny of his Brexit plan.
Correction: Antonio Brown-Retires? story

Correction: Antonio Brown-Retires? story

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — In a story Sept.
Modi is India's prime minister, but to Trump he's the 'king'

Modi is India's prime minister, but to Trump he's the 'king'

Narendra Modi may be prime minister of India. But to Donald Trump, Modi is "the King.
AP Interview: Karzai says Afghan election threatens peace

AP Interview: Karzai says Afghan election threatens peace

KABUL — A presidential election that is days away in Afghanistan threatens the troubled nation's best chance of making peace with the Taliban and ending 18 years of war, former President Hamid Karzai told The Associated Press on Tuesday, comparing th
Fox apologizes for 'disgraceful' comment about Thunberg

Fox apologizes for 'disgraceful' comment about Thunberg

NEW YORK — Fox News has apologized for a guest's "disgraceful" description of environmental activist Greta Thunberg as mentally ill but was silent Tuesday on Laura Ingraham likening her to a murderous cult of children from a Stephen King story.