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Convicted killer thought fellow escapee was slowing him down

Two convicted killers who staged a complicated prison break together and then spent more than two weeks roaming in thick New York woods finally split up when one man decided his companion was slowing him down, going their separate ways a few days before one was shot and the other captured, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.

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‘Mind blowing’ flames destroy homes in Washington state

Rainfall on Monday provided some relief, but hot, dry conditions and wind posed continuing challenges. The flames have burned more than an estimated 4 square miles, officials said.

2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japanese bullet train

A passenger on one of Japan’s high-speed bullet trains set himself on fire Tuesday, filling a carriage with smoke, Japanese officials said.

When it comes to wine, it's time to think outside the bottle

Wine’s versatility doesn’t stop at a popped cork and a generous pour – it can be used as a key ingredient in a number of cocktails. Recipes for your summer soirées.

July Entertainment Guide

July really snuck up on us! Time for our “Top of the Month” Entertainment Guide.

USWNT, ratings surge into semifinals

As the U.S. Women’s National Team heads into a heavyweight semifinal match with Germany, the ratings say the eyes of the country are watching.

A world apart: 2 women with birthdates in 1800s still alive

When Susannah Mushatt Jones and Emma Morano were born in 1899, electricity was still considered a marvel. The women are believed to be the last two in the world with birthdates in the 1800s. (Photos)

OPM disconnects security clearance system after cyber vulnerability found

Shutdown potentially impacts thousands of current and prospective federal workers and contractors trying to get security clearances.

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