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Ohio zoo kills gorilla to protect small child A special zoo response team killed gorilla Saturday that grabbed and dragged a 3-year-old boy who fell into the gorilla exhibit moat, the Cincinnati Zoo's director said.
2 dead in plane crash in California orchard Two people have been killed in the fiery crash of a small plane in a Southern California orchard.
Veterans memorials in three states vandalized Memorials to veterans in a Los Angeles neighborhood and a town in Kentucky, as well as a Civil War veterans cemetery in Virginia, were vandalized, officials said.
At least 4 dead, 2 missing after severe weather At least four people are dead and two people are missing after this week's torrential rains in Texas and Kansas, officials said Saturday.
Schools shut off water fountains due to lead Portland Public Schools has shut down its drinking fountains after tests at two schools found unsafe levels of lead in water from sinks and fountains.
Real Madrid wins Champions League Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winning penalty in a shootout to give Real Madrid victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final.
Lost hiker's family won't second-guess search Family of lost hiker in Maine refuses to second guess search team's efforts.
Tropical Storm Bonnie forms near the Carolinas The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Bonnie has formed off South Carolina, strengthening from a tropical depression.
Search for missing teen resumes in California Crews resumed their search along a Northern California creek for a teenage girl who was last seen being abducted by an armed acquaintance in Vallejo.
Pelicans guard Dejean-Jones fatally shot Police say New Orleans Pelicans guard Bryce Dejean-Jones was fatally shot after breaking down the door to a Dallas apartment.
California Vietnam War memorial vandalized A Vietnam War memorial in the Venice area of Los Angeles has been extensively defaced by graffiti.
Drug lord Guzman's lawyers split on extradition Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's fight to stave off extradition to the United States has led to a schism between his own lawyers.
Teen removed from graduation for African cloth A black teenager says he was escorted out of his high school graduation ceremony in Sacramento by three deputies for refusing to remove his kente cloth, a traditional Ghanaian silk and cotton fabric.
DOD uses undisclosed files to defend testimony The Pentagon is relying on information it won't make public to dispute an Associated Press investigation that found the military misled Congress about sexual assault cases to blunt support for Senate legislation.
NASA successfully inflates space station room NASA slowly inflated a new experimental room at the International Space Station on Saturday, with better luck than the first try two days earlier.
World Health Organization: Olympics are safe The World Health Organization says there is "no public health justification" for postponing or canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the Zika outbreak.
Clinton backers to remain in convention roles Democratic officials rejected Bernie Sanders' request to remove two high-profile Hillary Clinton supporters from leadership positions at the party's summer convention.
Lightning injures dozens in France, Germany Two separate lightning strikes in Europe injured dozens of people, including a number of children are fighting for their lives, officials say.
Plane, body recovered in plane crash over Hudson Police divers and Army Corps of Engineers personnel retrieved the wreckage of a World War II plane from the Hudson River.