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Overstock CEO resigns after ‘Deep State’ comments roil stock

The CEO of Overstock.com has resigned, saying he'd become "far too controversial" to helm the e-commerce company known for selling discounted sofas and...

Putin says mysterious explosion posed no radiation threat

Russian President Vladimir Putin insisted Wednesday that a recent deadly explosion at a military testing site in northwestern Russia hasn't posed any radiation...

After petition, Georgia to reexamine new voting system

The Georgia secretary of state's office plans to reexamine the state's new election system after receiving a request from voters. A petition bearing the...

Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong Kong protests

Twitter says it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were linked to the Chinese government and a disinformation campaign targeting...

San Francisco bison named Brunhilda dies

An 8-year-old female American bison living in Golden Gate Park's famous paddock has died after suffering severe kidney disease. The San Francisco Zoo and...

Alaska records its warmest month ever; future records likely

Alaska has been America's canary in the coal mine for climate warming, and the yellow bird is swooning. July was Alaska's warmest month ever,...

California sound system tries to keep whales and ships apart

Scientists have installed an underwater sound system they hope will reduce collisions between whales and ships in the Santa Barbara Channel off Southern...

Top NASA official gets look at next moon rocket

NASA's top official says the rocket expected to power the next mission to the moon is about 90 percent complete. Interested in NASA? Add NASA...

Feds: Capital One suspect may have hacked 30-plus companies

Federal prosecutors say a woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One may have hacked more than 30 other organizations. Paige Thompson,...

Court rules for US in fight over Nevada plutonium shipment

A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled against Nevada in a battle with the U.S. government over its secret shipment of weapons-grade plutonium...

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International traveler with measles visited Disneyland

A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood tourist hot spots and the beach this month had measles and may have...

Disney teases ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Frozen 2,’ more at convention

At the Walt Disney Company's biannual D23 convention, a faint image of the "Star Wars" character Emperor Palpatine in the background of a...

US stocks tumble as US-China trade war rattles investors

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Friday after the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and...