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After a dramatic win in extra innings, the Kansas City Royals will advance in the playoffs for the first time in nearly three decades.
Despite President Obama's assertion that the combat mission in Afghanistan would be over by the end of 2014, the new agreement means that 10,000 U.S. troops will still be in harm's way.
Melbourne visitors and residents took to the waters of Australia's St. Kilda...
Scientists wince when people blame every big tropical cyclone, heat wave or drought on a shifting climate. But now some are trying to figure out just what the evidence for such a link would be.
The president's job approval rating is somewhere in the low 40s. That means there are a lot of places where his presence would hurt more than it helps.
Rachel Martin talks to Najmaldin Karim, governor of the Kirkuk provnce of Iraq. He talks about what's changed in the political and security situation in Iraq in the last few months.
A Florida jury found Michael Dunn guilty of first-degree murder for killing 17-year-old Jordan Davis in a dispute over loud music.