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A Coast Guard helicopter and C-130 airplane spotted a debris field 2 1/2 miles offshore early Friday. The debris covered an area of 2 miles, officials said.
Phillips played for the St. Louis Rams before being released in 1997 for insubordination. He also played for the Miami Dolphins and San Francisco 49ers.
Military service does not guarantee U.S. citizenship, which has meant a group of veterans has wound up together just over the border in Tijuana, Mexico, at a refuge they've dubbed "The Bunker."
The ATF has been able to trace the smuggled guns' original purchasers in less than half of the 73,684 cases cited in the report.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said the bomber who carried out the attack in Istanbul's Sultanahmet district was a member of IS.
The number of Central American families and unaccompanied minors arriving at the border this fall more than doubled from the year before, according to the most recent figures.
The jackpot is so big that billboards in Texas and around the country have to advertise the price as $999 million because they're not built to show billions.
The Dept. of Veterans Affairs is creating the largest collection of genetic material in history. Their goal? A database that could change how doctors treat patients.
Hundreds of criminal complaints have been filed over robberies and sexual assaults on New Year's Eve. The assailants were identified by police as "Arab or North African" in appearance.
A nuclear-capable B-52 flew an hour south of Seoul over Osan Air Base in a show of force. Tensions have been high since North Korea's recent nuclear test.
Doctors Without Borders says at least four people died and 10 were injured when a projectile hit a hospital in Yemen on Sunday morning.
Aid convoys are expected to arrive Monday. Meanwhile, an airstrike in Idlib has killed dozens, and Syria has announced it is willing to join peace talks with the opposition.
Many Palestinian stabbing attacks against Israelis have come from the West Bank city of Hebron. One activist is urging his fellow Palestinians to find other ways to oppose Israel.
On Saturday, militants drove government-owned vehicles and heavy equipment around the compound, saying the trucks and backhoes now belong to the local community.
Turkey's army and Kurdish factions are battling regularly in the southeast part of the country, displacing thousands.
The record-breaking powerball prize rose to new heights this afternoon. But did you know Americans spent more than $70 billion on the lottery last year?