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The bank has come under fire since acknowledging that employees, trying to meet sales targets, opened millions of accounts without customer authorization.
Oct. 19, 2016
The Indians shutout the Blue Jays 3-0 Wednesday in Game 5. Cleveland will face either the Chicago Cubs or the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Oct. 19, 2016
The latest sting video from conservative activist group Project Veritas shows Democrats bragging about inciting violence at GOP events, and busing in out-of-state voters.
Oct. 19, 2016
The Defense Ministry says an assailant in an Afghan Army uniform opened fire, killing a U.S. soldier and an American civilian. Also, a new report finds child casualties are rising in the conflict.
Oct. 19, 2016
Health officials hoped giving more people health insurance would curtail their use of expensive emergency rooms for routine medical care. But data from Oregon suggest their overall ER use didn't drop.
Oct. 19, 2016
The company Auntie Anne's is the latest international food chain to run afoul of Malaysia's halal guidelines. Regulators asked that pretzel dogs be renamed because dogs are considered unclean.
Oct. 19, 2016
Faculty members began a walkout Wednesday after contract talks with the state broke down. The striking union represents educators at 14 of Pennsylvania's public universities.
Oct. 19, 2016
Pfizer is poised to start selling Inflectra, its version of the blockbuster rheumatoid arthritis drug Remicade. But the price of Inflectra is only 15 percent less.
Oct. 19, 2016
The Justice Department will still send out "monitors" on Nov. 8. But the number is smaller than in the past and due to a 2013 Supreme Court decision, they'll have limited authority to intervene.
Oct. 19, 2016
In the early 20th century, the federal government categorized neighborhoods, based largely on race, to determine mortgage eligibility. A new site combines the maps — and their revealing backstories.
Oct. 19, 2016
Super Typhoon Haima pounded the coast of the Philippines late Wednesday, and aid groups say they are preparing for possible wide-scale damage.
Oct. 19, 2016
The 72-hour halt brokered by the United Nations is scheduled to take hold just before midnight tonight local time, in an effort to allow humanitarian workers to deliver badly-needed aid.
Oct. 19, 2016
A former punk rocker, a former mayor and a multilingual epidemiologist are among the six nominees vying for the top job at the World Health Organization.
Oct. 19, 2016
Seven defendants who occupied Oregon's Malheur National Wildlife Refuge stand accused of conspiracy, theft of government property and illegally carrying firearms. Among them are Ammon and Ryan Bundy.
Oct. 19, 2016
Capuchin monkeys in Brazil have been seen making sharp stone flakes. It was previously thought that only humans and their ancestors had flaking skills.
Oct. 19, 2016
Our story about the barbershop that takes $2 off haircuts for young readers went viral, so we went back to ask what's changed.
Oct. 19, 2016
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump debate Wednesday night for the last time in Las Vegas.
Oct. 19, 2016
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have both invited guests to the third presidential debate with an eye towards rattling their opponent.
Oct. 19, 2016
Havana apartments with a Caribbean view run in the hundreds of thousands. Some houses are being sold for as much as $1 million. The real estate rush is on.
Oct. 19, 2016
Our tendency to respond immediately to email and texts gets in the way of high-level thinking, a neuroscientist says. Want to be more productive at work? Turn off most tech, at least part of the day.
Oct. 19, 2016

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