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Takata Files for Bankruptcy Protection

(CNN) - Japanese airbag maker "Takata" is filing for bankruptcy. The company has been struggling since its defective airbags led to recalls of tens of millions of vehicles. The airbags can explode and send shrapnel into drivers and passengers. They…

One Killed And 10 Injured In London Mosque Terror Attack

At least one person died and eight are in hospital after a van slammed into a crowd of worshipers near a mosque in Finsbury Park, north London, just after midnight Monday morning. A 48-year-old man was arrested at the scene,…

Teens Rescued After 3 Days in Paris Catacombs

(CNN) - Two teenagers ended a trip to the catacombs under Paris with a trip to the hospital. The 16-year old and 17-year-old boys spent three days lost in what was once known as the "empire of the dead." The…

Former NBA player Rodman is back in North Korea

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Dennis Rodman, the former NBA bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, flew to Pyongyang on Tuesday on a trip he says he hopes will "open a door" for…

Uber Criticized for Surge Pricing After London Attacks

(CNN) - This weekend's deadly terror attacks in London led to an online stream of backlash for Uber. Users complained on social media that the ride sharing app took too long to deactivate its "surge pricing" feature for people trying…

Chinese maker of Ivanka Trump shoes denies labor violations

SHANGHAI (AP) — A Chinese company that makes shoes for Ivanka Trump and other brands denied allegations Thursday of excessive overtime and low wages made by three activists who have been arrested or disappeared. The Associated Press reported Tuesday that…

2 mature spellers stand out among 15 left at national bee

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — As the Scripps National Spelling Bee inched its way through the four grueling rounds that would determine the primetime finalists, two spellers seemed like young men among boys and girls. Sitting on opposite sides of…

Woman Likely Froze To Death Walking To Canada

Associated Press A woman who may have been trying to reach Canada on foot from the United States probably froze to death in a remote part of northwestern Minnesota, authorities said. The body of 57-year-old Mavis Otuteye, who authorities believe…

Tropical Depression Forms Near Southern Mexico

Hurricane season officially starts on June 1st for the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, but Mother Nature is a step ahead as a Tropical Depression formed near southern Mexico. The depression has formed off Mexico's southern Pacific coast, prompting authorities to…