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Fugitive From FBI's Ten Most Wanted List Caught in Mexico

Authorities say a fugitive from the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list suspected of spraying automatic weapons fire at two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies nearly nine years ago is in custody in Mexico.

Chinese Official Says Police Killed 12 During July 5 Riot

A senior Chinese official says police killed 12 people during a July 5 riot in the western city of Urumqi, in a rare acknowledgment by the government that security forces opened fire.

Huge Tortoise Escapes Circus, Found Two Miles Away

A massive tortoise who left the circus and took his show on the road for six days has been found and is expected to be back with his circus family soon.

Walter Cronkite's Final Resting Place Will Be Missouri

Walter Cronkite's final resting place will be next to his late wife in Missouri, where the two first met, his chief of staff said Saturday.

Investigation Begins in San Francisco Train Collision

Authorities are investigating mechanical and human errors as possible causes of a collision between two San Francisco light-rail trains that has left several dozen people injured.

Negotiator: Honduras Coup Talks to Continue

Costa Rican President Oscar Arias says both sides in the talks to resolve the coup in Honduras have agreed to resume talks Sunday, but they remain far apart.

Postal Worker Steals Kids' Birthday Money, Gets Prison

Dean Hudson pleaded guilty in May to opening mail at the U.S.

Bipartisan Bill On Last Leg

Obama pledges to involve Republicans in health care negotiations, but GOP has yet to be swayed | TOPIC

See You in Court, Obama

Inspector general that Obama removed for allegedly being 'confused' and 'disoriented' files lawsuit

Woman, 90, Behind the Same Wheel 559,000 Miles Later

The last time Rachel Veitch bought a car, gas cost 39 cents per gallon and Lyndon B. Johnson was in the White House.