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World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 21:11
A shooting spree was reported at a shopping mall in Munich, Germany, on Friday, July 22.

Obama: US was not involved in Turkish coup attempt

World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 18:36
President Barack Obama rejected on Friday suggestions the US was behind a failed coup in Turkey, voicing strong support for the government in Ankara and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Video shows people flee scene

World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 17:37
Police say reports have surfaced of a shooting spree at the Olympia shopping center in Munich, Germany.

The power behind "Power"

Entertainment - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 16:55
Courtney Kemp knows she's fortunate to have her gritty crime drama "Power" airing on Starz.

Plus-sized model Ashley Graham body shamed for weight loss

Entertainment - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 16:17
Ashley Graham is used to being body shamed, but not for being too small.

Justin Bieber's back with a 'Cold' new track

Entertainment - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 16:17
"Beliebers" are hot for his new cold track.

Drunk history with Lin-Manuel Miranda

Entertainment - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 15:02
Former "Hamilton" star Lin-Manuel Miranda made a huge name for himself by rapping the history of America's founding fathers on Broadway.

Paget Brewster returning to 'Criminal Minds'

Entertainment - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 14:51
"Criminal Minds" fans are rejoicing.

Olympic doping: 45 new positive tests

World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 14:06
The doping saga which has dominated the run up to the Rio Olympics shows no sign of ending any time soon after it was confirmed that a further 45 athletes have tested positive for banned substances.

Prince George turns 3

World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 13:33
Prince George, Britain's future king, is celebrating his third birthday Friday -- and new series of adorable photos of the young royal have been released by Kensington Palace to mark the occasion.

Leslie Jones returns to Twitter

Entertainment - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:45
Leslie Jones has made her big return to Twitter -- and we can all thank "Game of Thrones."

'Star Trek Beyond' review

Entertainment - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:42
Near the beginning of "Star Trek Beyond," Captain Kirk complains about life on the Starship Enterprise having grown "episodic." The same can largely be said of this third outing with the new cast -- though, in this context, that's generally a good thing.

Chinese flock to America to work for their own companies

World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:18
The number of Chinese expat employees working in the U.S. has spiked dramatically over the last decade, a trend experts say is linked to the explosion in takeovers of American firms.

Telecopes: A giant leap for Africa

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 10:50
Currently under construction, the MeerKAT telescope in South Africa is establishing its role in scientific research.

The week in 33 photos

World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 10:39

Sunburned dolphin spotted in Moray Firth

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 10:17
A dolphin that was sunburned while stranded out of water on mudflats for 24 hours in May appears to be recovering from its injuries.

The newest foodie destination?

World - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 04:44
Was there ever any doubt about Singapore's status as a world-class dining destination?

Super-hard metal 'four times tougher than titanium'

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 03:59
A super-hard metal is made in the laboratory by melting together titanium and gold.

Drought 'shuts down Amazon carbon sink'

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 03:56
A recent drought shut down the Amazon Basin's carbon sink by killing trees and slowing trees' growth rates, a first-of-its-kind study shows.
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