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Dozens of wildfires rage in Sweden amid Nordic heat wave

Sweden fighting to put out dozens of raging wildfires, gets EU to help with Italian water-bombing planes

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Russia offers to help refugees return, resettle in Syria

Russia's Defense Ministry has offered to help organize the return of Syrian refugees who fled during their country's civil war and want to go home

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Wisconsin governor downplays interaction with Russian

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he only met a woman accused of being a Russian operative once when they had their picture taken together at a National Rifle Association convention in 2015

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Heavy rainfalls in southwest Colorado leading to mudslides

Colorado transportation officials say heavy rainfalls have pushed rocks, mud and other debris on to roadways and train tracks

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

Rep. Jim Jordan, a former wrestling coach, has spoken with the law firm investigating allegations that Ohio State team doctor sexually abused male athletes

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

California's iconic Highway 1 near Big Sur ready to reopen

California transportation officials say an iconic stretch of Highway 1 in the scenic Big Sur coastal region that was blocked last year by a massive landslide is ready to reopen to traffic

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

19 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat capsizes north of Cyprus

A Turkish Cypriot official says 19 people drowned when a boat loaded with as many as 150 people believed to be migrants capsized off the northern coast of Cyprus

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Giant pyramid tourist attraction burns in northern Illinois

Authorities say fire damaged a giant pyramid tourist attraction in northern Illinois

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Poison parsnip causes severe burns, blisters on woman's legs

An invasive species of plant in Vermont left an Essex woman with severe burns and blisters

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Alaska spaceport shortlisted for Rocket Lab launch site

A California-based rocket company has shortlisted the Kodiak spaceport as a possible permanent home for its launches

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Blockbuster not yet selling Russell Crowe's jockstrap

Everything in the Blockbuster video stores closing in Alaska is for sale, except the celebrity jockstrap

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Black teens detained after bogus 911 call decry police

Some black teenagers say they feared for their lives when they were confronted by Minneapolis Park Police officers who were responding to a bogus 911 report that they were armed

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press