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Teenage Boy Killed By Black Bear in Race

In a race for the juniors division of the Robert Spurr Memorial Hill Climb Sunday, a teenage boy was mauled by a black bear. The 16 year old was running between Anchorage and Girdwood and was at the halfway point when he texted family members saying he was being chased by a bear.  ...Read more

Amazon is Buying Whole Foods

Amazon is set to buy Whole Foods, the high end food retailer, in a deal worth $13.7 billion. Amazon will pay out shareholders the maximum amount of $42 a share. Whole Foods CEO and co-founder John Mackey will remain in his position and continue to operate out of home base in Austin, Texas.  ...Read more

Steven Scalise Wounded in Shooting

Top US Republican, Steve Scalise, and aides have been shot during baseball practice in Virginia. They were practicing for the annual congressional ballgame between the Democrats and Republicans scheduled for Thursday at Nationals Park. The suspect in the shooting is currently in custody.  ...Read more

North Korea Releases US Student

The American university student who has been held captive in North Korea since January 2016 has been released. Otto Warmbier, a University of Virginia, is on his way back to the United States, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday. ...Read more