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Out-of-control truck crashes into Washington, DC fireworks stand, killing 2

The pickup truck was heading north and ran a red light before crashing into a man on a bike and careening into the roadside fireworks stand and its attendant.

Argentine economy minister resigns amid inflation, diesel woes

Argentina's economy minister resigned unexpectedly, dealing a fresh blow to the government as the country struggles with economic problems.

Los Angeles DA pleas to supporters his 'progress' will be reversed if ousted

Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascon is making a plea to supporters to fight back against a recall attempt.

Fourth of July firework safety tips: What to know

As many Americans look forward to celebrating the Fourth of July, injuries with fireworks increased 25% in the U.S. between 2006 and 2021.

The secret to winning the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest could be the weather

The Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest will grip spectators on July 4th, but some insiders say Mother Nature might hold the keys as to who ranks supreme.

UPS driver dies after collapsing in sweltering heat

Esteban Chavez Jr's family believes he may have suffered from heat stroke and was comatose for more than 20 minutes before someone noticed and called for help.

Fugitive yoga instructor Kaitlin Armstrong returned to US from Costa Rica

Fugitive Kaitlin Marie Armstrong, 34, had altered her appearance – and may have even gotten cosmetic surgery – after she fled the country last month.

2 killed, multiple cops injured in Texas shootout

Three Texas police officers were injured and one civilian was killed in a shootout Saturday night, reports said.

Biden trolled by Chinese state media after urging gas companies to drop prices

“Now US President finally realized that capitalism is all about exploitation. He didn’t believe this before,” wrote Chen Weihua, EU Bureau Chief and columnist for China Daily, an English language...

More than 600 US flights canceled, thousands delayed as July 4th travel rush continues

As of Saturday evening, there were 3,765 delay on US flights – including in and out of the country -- and 612 cancellations.