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Wildfires plunge vineyard workers, owners into same struggle

Oct 21, 2017

California wildfires plunge grape pickers, vineyard owners into same struggle to survive

Landslide in northern Malaysia kills 3, 11 more trapped

Oct 21, 2017

Officials say a landslide at a construction site in northern Malaysia has killed three foreign workers, with rescuers searching for 11 others feared trapped in the rubble

No distress call after fishing boat with foreign crew wrecks

Oct 20, 2017

A boat transporting foreign fishermen to work in Hawaii's commercial fishing industry didn't call for help after it crashed into a reef off Waikiki

Norman Rockwell's 3 sons seek to halt sale of his artworks

Oct 20, 2017

Norman Rockwell's three sons are among the plaintiffs who have filed a court complaint seeking to halt a museum's plans to sell 40 works of art, including his 'Shaftsbury Blacksmith Shop' and 'Shuffleton's Barbershop'

Questions and answers on proposed ban on laptops in luggage

Oct 20, 2017

The US is looking to ban laptops from checked bags on international flights. Questions and answers on the proposal.

New Battle of the Alamo is brewing over Texas shrine revamp

Oct 20, 2017

A new Battle of the Alamo is brewing over a revamp of the site where Texas independence fighters were overrun by Mexican forces in 1836.

The Latest: California fire evacuees allowed to return home

Oct 20, 2017

Northern California residents who fled a wildfire in the dead of night with only minutes to spare returned to their neighborhoods for the first time in nearly two weeks Friday to see if anything was standing

Women say they were branded, traumatized by group's doctors

Oct 20, 2017

Women say they were branded and traumatized by doctors in a secretive New York group, and state officials say they'll review why authorities didn't act sooner on the women's reports

Ahoy! Old Ironsides, oldest warship afloat, tours harbor

Oct 20, 2017

The newly refurbished USS Constitution, nicknamed Old Ironsides, has taken its 1st spin in 3 years

Wells Fargo: 4 currency executives no longer work at bank

Oct 20, 2017

Three high-level foreign exchange executives and a currency trader have left Wells Fargo, bank won't say if they were fired

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