Mars simulation crew 'return to Earth' after 365 days in isolation

A crew of intrepid astronauts have emerged after a year on Mars... kind of.

Six scientists spent 365 days in a geodesic dome set in a Mars-like environment…

Mexican music icon Juan Gabriel dead at 66

Juan Gabriel, the prolific Latin American music icon, died of natural causes in Santa Monica, California, on Sunday morning, Los Angeles County Coroner…

Official: US expects to reach target of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees

The Obama administration expects to reach its target of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees within this fiscal year -- October 1 -- as early as Monday,…

Trump challenges Clinton to release detailed medical records

Donald Trump challenged Hillary Clinton Sunday to release "detailed medical records" and said he would have "no problem" releasing his own.

"I think that both…

Baton Rouge floods: Workers' bus in deadly crash

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An undocumented immigrant was piloting a charter bus that he wasn't licensed to drive when it crashed Sunday morning in Louisiana, killing two people and…

MTV VMAs 2016: 5 reasons to watch

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The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards happen Sunday. But let's be honest, the VMAs are more about jaw dropping moments than music videos and Moon Man trophies.…

Japan braces for a third powerful typhoon in a week

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Just a week after Typhoons Mindulle and Kompasu pummeled Japan, the country is bracing for another powerful typhoon to hit its eastern side.

Currently over the…

What we know about Trump's immigration plans

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Donald Trump said Sunday night he plans to make a "major speech" on immigration during his stop in Arizona on Wednesday.

"I will be making a major speech on…

Duterte's crackdown: 6 stories from the front lines


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Lifeless bodies lying on the streets of the Philippines are a visceral sign of new President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs.

So far more than 1,900 people have…

URGENT - Trump to give immigration speech amid major questions

(CNN) -- Donald Trump said Sunday night he plans to make a "major speech" on immigration during his stop in Arizona on Wednesday. "I will be making a major…

The laptop's godfather dies at age 75

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It's easy to take the modern laptop for granted. Hundreds of millions sell every year. The most affordable models are even less expensive than high-end…

Charles Osgood retiring from 'CBS Sunday Morning'

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Sunday mornings will not be the same.

Mexican music icon Juan Gabriel dead at 66

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Latin American music icon Juan Gabriel has died, according to sources close to the family and to Mexico's news agency Notimex.

Birthday memorial planned for New Mexico girl

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Mourners held a "heavenly birthday" memorial Sunday for Victoria Martens, the 10-year-old New Mexico girl who Albuquerque police say was raped by her mother's…

Reed beats Fowler by one shot in Barclays showdown

American Patrick Reed won The Barclays tournament at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, New York, by just one shot on Sunday, edging out competitors Rickie Fowler…

Police: Student killed in fight on Cornell campus

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One Ithaca College student was killed and another was injured after being stabbed during a "large fight" on the nearby Cornell University campus early Sunday…

September 11th Fast Facts

Here is some background on the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

Facts: Nineteen men hijacked four fuel-loaded US commercial airlines bound for west…

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