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    Big surf pounds Hawaii as hurricane skirts to the north

    HILO, Hawaii (AP) — Big surf began to pick up around Hilo on Hawaii's Big Island Monday evening as weakening Hurricane Ignacio moved to the north of the state with 100 mph winds. Full Story
    Suspect in officer attack had history of mental illness
    HOUSTON (AP) — A man charged with murder in the ambush of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a history of mental illness and was once declared mentally incompetent, according to authorities and his former attorney. Full Story

    Storm hits Phoenix—flash floods, slowed air travel
    PHOENIX (AP) — Monsoon storms hit the Phoenix area Monday night that knocked out power to thousands, slowed air travel, and caused flash flooding that stranded motorists. Full Story

    Black Lives Matter movement experiencing growing pains
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists, black and white, marched outside the Minnesota State Fair this weekend, hoping to bring attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police. Full Story

    Supreme Court rules against clerk in gay marriage case
    MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses, and the clerk will arrive at work Tuesday morning to face her moment of truth. Full Story

    Volunteers recognize mentally ill buried in unmarked graves
    APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — For almost 80 years, no one is thought to have visited Peter Gauslin's grave. Full Story

    Study: Pot more a habit for college students than cigarettes
    More U.S. college students are making a habit of using marijuana, which has supplanted cigarettes as the smoke-able substance of choice among undergraduates who light up regularly, a study released Tuesday found. Full Story

    Study: Pot more a habit for college students than cigarettes
    University of Michigan researchers say more U.S. college students are making a habit of using marijuana. Full Story

    Documents: Weapons found at scene of Oklahoma family slaying
    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Newly released documents say weapons and protective gear were recovered from the home where an Oklahoma couple and their three children were killed last month. Full Story

    Community service, fine in World Trade Center parachute jump
    NEW YORK (AP) — A man convicted of parachute-jumping from the top of New York's One World Trade Center with two other men has been sentenced to 300 hours of community service. Full Story

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    VMAs: Nicki Minaj fires back at Miley Cyrus

    After winning award for 'Anaconda,” Minaj challenges Cyrus, who responds by seemingly blaming the media for feud.