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Customers stunned when they find missing 3-year-old "having a heyday" in a Bear Claw game.
Hillary Clinton is well ahead of every single potential Republican rival, according to a new poll.
Boston stops to remember the explosions that cut through the city's marathon a year ago.
Questions are still being raised about the unsolved triple murder in Boston more than a year before the bombings.
Five people are dead and the son of a police officer is in custody after stabbings at a house party in Canada.
Two parolees in the US raped and killed at least four women while wearing GPS trackers.
Five thousand firefighters, police, rangers, soldiers, sailors and others in mammoth effort against Chilean wildfires.
Megan Huntsman was clear about what she did with six of her newborn babies.
Man forced to wear sign calling him a bully for mistreating his neighbours.
The Washington Post and the Guardian have won Pulitzer Prizes for revealing the US government surveillance effort.
A Russian fighter aircraft has made repeated low-altitude, close-range passes near a US ship in the Black Sea.
The man accused of killing three people in attacks in Kansas is a well-known white supremacist.
At least 12 killed and 2000 homes destroyed in a fire that stretched across some 700 hectares.
Police say a US woman killed seven babies, after they found tiny bodies stuffed in cardboard boxes.
OPINION: People were taken in critical condition to hospital. One young man got busy updating his status.
The shooter in a triple fatality shooting at Jewish facilities in Kansas was a man in his 70s.
At least 36 people died when a passenger bus slammed into a broken-down truck and burst into flames in southern Mexico.
The legal fate of the 16-year-old accused of stabbing 21 fellow students will probably pivot on his mental state.
Woman stabbed her boyfriend 25 times in the face and head with the heel of a stiletto shoe.