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22 people injured in California military base tent collapse

Authorities say 22 people have been injured in a tent collapse at a Central California military base

Today in History for July 19th

Highlights of this day in history: Women's rights activists meet at Seneca Falls; The 'don't ask, don't tell' policy on gays in the U.S. military; Apollo 11 enters lunar orbit; Baseball's Pete Rose gets jail time; Moscow Olympics begins. (July 19)

Utah train worker called female passengers 'porn stars,' asked about tampons, reports say

Hostilities abounded on a Utah commuter train Tuesday evening when a Utah Transit Authority employee allegedly confronted several female passengers for sharing the restroom, called them "porn stars," and asked if they were “putting [tampons] into each other,” reports say.

FBI Director Christopher Wray Says Russia…

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Wednesday that Russia continues to use fake news, propaganda and covert operations to “spin up” Americans on both sides of hot-button issues to sow discord in the United States.

Hawaii searches for safe spots for people to see…

Authorities in Hawaii want to set up a site where the public can view lava erupting from Kilauea volcano

Study: National Park Air Quality Is Similar To…

The study sampled 33 national parks and 20 of the largest U.S. metropolitan areas.

Video captures Army pilot surprising his dog after coming back from deployment

A Golden Retriever seemed like he couldn’t wag his tail fast enough after finding out that his human, Army pilot Zack Vohaska, was home once again after serving overseas.

How Match Group’s CEO Reacted to Facebook’s…

Mindy Ginsberg recaps her reaction.

Tractor operator dies trying to suppress Oregon…

Authorities say it appears a tractor operator died while trying to restrain a wildfire that scorched 70 square miles (181 kilometers) in little more than 24 hours in the Pacific Northwest

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Launches Rocket

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company shot a capsule higher into space Wednesday than it's ever done before. The New Shepard rocket blasted off from West Texas on the company's latest test flight. (July 18)

Stormy Daniels' Ohio arrest video released

Police in Columbus, Ohio on Wednesday released footage of adult film star Stormy Daniels' arrest at a strip club last week.

Judge Rules That Two Reuters Journalists Detained…

The two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar in December while reporting the army violence against Rohingya Muslims have pleaded not guilty after a judge ruled that they would face charges under the country’s colonial-era Official Secrets Act.

US deporting crime victims while they wait for…

Immigrants applying for a special visa awarded to victims of crime on U.S. soil are being detained and deported by President Donald Trump's administration

California Supreme Court Blocks Ballot Initiative…

A proposal to split California into three states got enough signatures to be on the statewide ballot in November.

Teen in California gets trapped beneath boulder, arm partially severed, report says

Authorities in California rushed to a teen’s aid on Wednesday after the boy was struck by a boulder, resulting in his arm becoming partially detached from his body, a report said.

John Moore on Photographing Asylum-Seekers at the…

Photojournalist John Moore recently took a viral photo of a girl crying as her mother is searched at the border. He explains the circumstances around the newsworthy photo.

Police return from days off, vacation to hunt for…

A police officer on Hawaii's Big Island died after a shooting during a traffic stop Tuesday night and a manhunt is underway for the suspect