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Charlottesville: Picking up the pieces

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| Authorities investigate the death of a woman who was rammed by a car at the largest gathering of white nationalists in a decade.

Car plows into protestors at white supremacist rally

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Three people are dead and approximately 35 are injured after violence erupted at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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North Korea has markets nervous but not panicked

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Heightened tensions sparked a sell-off this week on global stock markets — but the drop is less you might have expected.

​Trump warns North Korea that US is 'locked and loaded'

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Trump tweeted Friday: "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely. Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!"

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Tillerson says Trump using language Kim Jong Un can understand

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When asked if Americans should be worried, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson replied, "I think Americans should sleep well at night."

Marines eye plan to put women in West Coast combat training

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The U.S. Marine Corps for the first time is considering a plan to let women attend what has been male-only combat training in Southern California, as officials work to quash recurring problems with sexism and other bad behavior among Marines, according to Marine Corps officials.

US drops plan to test truckers and train engineers for sleep apnea

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The decision to kill the sleep apnea regulation is the latest step in President Donald Trump's campaign to drastically slash federal regulations.

Wealthy San Francisco neighborhood fails to pay taxes, loses private street

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After a series of $14 tax bills went unnoticed, San Francisco auctioned Presidio Terrace off to the highest bidder — a couple from San Jose. They're thinking of charging residents to park there.

Japan calls for denuclearized world on 72nd anniversary of Hiroshima

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On Aug. 6, 1945, the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Now, Japan, the U.S. and other nations grapple with calls for global disarmament amid the threat posed by North Korea.