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at 21:37 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Voters to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California voters will decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana after Secretary of State Alex Padilla said Tuesday that initiative proponents turned in more than enough signatures to place the question on the November ballot.


at 21:29 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Suspected IS suicide bombers kill dozens at Istanbul airport

ISTANBUL — Three suspected Islamic State group suicide bombers targeted the international terminal of Istanbul's Ataturk Airport Tuesday, killing at least 36 people and wounding many others, Turkish officials said.


at 21:08 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

3 missing, 1 injured in head-on train collision in Texas

DALLAS — Three crew members were missing and one was hurt Tuesday after a head-on train collision in the Texas Panhandle that caused several box cars to erupt in flames and led authorities to evacuate residents in the area.


at 19:20 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Final Benghazi report: No 'smoking gun' pointing to Clinton

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Tuesday concluded their $7 million, two-year investigation into the deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya, with fresh accusations of lethal mistakes by the Obama administration but no "smoking gun" pointing to wrongdoing by Hillary Clinton, then secretary of state and now the Democrats' presumptive presidential nominee.


at 19:08 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Clinton proposes debt forgiveness to young entrepreneurs

DENVER — Hillary Clinton on Tuesday proposed letting entrepreneurs defer making student loan payments in order to create jobs and stimulate growth.


at 19:06 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Prosecutors: Dad, son fleeing police killed Utah rail worker

SALT LAKE CITY — A father and son on the run from police after tying up five women in a Utah basement abducted and killed a rail line worker, beating him so severely that he was unrecognizable when his body was found in Wyoming, prosecutors said Tuesday.


at 19:05 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Lastest: Hollande says Brexit fallout can be managed

BRUSSELS — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local):


at 17:20 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

1 hospitalized after report of shooting in downtown Denver

Denver police say at least one person is hospitalized after reports of a shooting in downtown Denver.


at 18:50 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

British-Lebanese TV host deported from Egypt to Beirut

BEIRUT — A prominent dual British-Lebanese journalist who hosted a talk show critical of the government of Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi arrived in Beirut on Tuesday after authorities in Cairo briefly detained her and then deported her, her lawyer said.


at 18:10 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Dispatcher: 'My caller is no longer responding'

ORLANDO, Fla. — Police dispatchers heard repeated gunfire, screaming and moaning from patrons of the Pulse nightclub who called to report that gunman Omar Mateen was opening fire inside the club, according to written logs released Tuesday.


at 18:02 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Yemeni officials say Saudi-led airstrike has killed 25

SANAA, Yemen — An airstrike early on Tuesday by a Saudi-led coalition targeting Shiite rebels in Yemen's southern province of Taiz killed 25 people — 15 fighters and 10 civilians, security officials said.


at 16:35 on June 28, 2016, EDT.

Chelsea Handler reveals abortions in Playboy essay on choice

LOS ANGELES — Chelsea Handler says in an essay for Playboy that she had two abortions as a teenager and never regretted the decision.


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