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London subway station reopens after reports of gunfire

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| Police responded to reports of shots being fired in and around Oxford Circus station Friday. But police later said that had found no trace of any suspects or casualties and no evidence shots had been fired.

For many Native Americans, fall is the worst time of year


"Fall is the annual middle finger this country gives Native Americans," says one member of the Oglala Lakota nation.

8 recovered after plane carrying 11 crashes in Philippine Sea, Navy says


The C-2 Greyhound was en route to the USS Ronald Reagan when it went down Wednesday afternoon Japan time. Eight people were recovered and are "in good condition at this time," the Navy says.

Majority of LGBTQ Americans report harassment based on identity


In the poll, LGBTQ people also reported numerous experiences of institutional discrimination — in jobs, equal pay, promotions, and when trying to obtain health care or housing.

New York Times reporter suspended for harassment probe


The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women.

Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terror


The move returns North Korea to the list of countries the U.S. views as state sponsors of terror for the first time since 2008.

Clarkson and Pink honor victims of hurricanes and violence at AMAs


Jamie Foxx said this year "we needed the power of music to help us escape the news of the day ... to help us heal." First responders stood behind the actor at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, earning loud applause from the audience.

SNL skewers alum Al Franken and Trump sons


"I know this photo looks bad. But, remember, it also is bad," said Weekend Update anchor Colin Jost of the image appearing to show Franken groping a sleeping woman.

Russell Simmons accused of sexual misconduct with underage model


Model Keri Claussen Khalighi said that in 1991, when she was 17 years old, she visited Simmons at his apartment where filmmaker Brett Ratner and others were. Simmons allegedly coerced her to perform oral sex.