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US allies divided over Trump's threat against North Korea

Japan has urged international unity in pressuring North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, even as another key U.S. ally pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to "totally destroy" the rogue nation if it attacked

Rescuers desperately searching for survivors in collapsed school in Mexico City

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Tuesday, killing hundreds.

Tarps covering Confederate statues are being ripped down

Officials in Charlottesville, Virginia, are trying to stop people from ripping down tarps that cover statues of Confederate generals

Woman wins $133M Powerball jackpot after 30 years playing the same numbers

Judy Finchum played the winning numbers on her dog Tillie's birthday.

Polygamous sect leader pleads guilty to escape, fraud

A polygamous sect leader recaptured after a year on the run has pleaded guilty in a food-stamp fraud and escape case, ending a wide-ranging investigation seen as a crackdown on the secretive group

Witnesses yell 'he can't hear you' as cops shoot deaf man

Authorities say Oklahoma City officers who opened fire on a man who was approaching them holding a metal pipe apparently didn't hear witnesses yelling that the man was deaf

St. Louis police probe whether officer called BLM 'domestic terrorists' on Facebook

The announcement came on Monday amid a fourth day of protests in St. Louis.

1 student shot, 1 arrested at central Illinois high school

Police in central Illinois say a teacher subdued a male student who shot and wounded another student in a high school cafeteria

Football players face felony charges in alleged brutal assault on fellow student

Charges are aggravated battery, mob action and unlawful restraint.

Jimmy Kimmel slams senator for lying about new health care bill

Bill Cassidy had come on Kimmel's show earlier this year to talk health care.

Maria 'potentially most catastrophic hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in a century'

Maria is forecast to "remain an extremely dangerous category 4 or 5 hurricane."

Sinkhole swallows part of Florida home

A huge sinkhole opened up in a city northwest of Orlando, Florida, this morning, damaging part of a home.

Buildings on Puerto Rico unable to withstand Category 5 storms: Expert

Many residences in Puerto Rico are built to withstand 125 mph winds, if that.

Woman thwarts attempted mugging by 'faking a medical problem': Police

She says she pretended to have a seizure after being handed a threatening note.

Man charged in Baton Rouge killings that 'could possibly be racially motivated'

Police said they are still looking at motives in the killings of two black men.

Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

President Donald Trump has singled out Venezuela in a speech to the U.N. as a threat to democratic principles alongside North Korea, Iran and Syria.

Racist church shooter can't fire Jewish and Indian lawyers

A federal appeals court has denied white supremacist Dylann Roof's request to replace his Jewish and Indian lawyers who are appealing his death sentence for a racist massacre in South Carolina a day after he filed it

Apple CEO 'encouraged' by Trump's movement on Dreamers

Apple users will be able to download augmented reality today.

86-year-old jewel thief released from jail

Doris Payne, 86, was released from custody on Friday.

Portraits of protesters on the front lines in St. Louis

They talk about why they participate and gains since Ferguson.

How a St. Louis police officer went from West Point to murder suspect

Stockley was acquitted of murder in the shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith.

Police vehicle set on fire, 3 arrested at Georgia Tech during 'violent protests'

Three were arrested and students were ordered to shelter in place amid protests.

Trump and Macron take spotlight at UN but challenges are key

President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron are expected to take the spotlight at the annual gathering of world leaders at the U.N. _ but discussions will be dominated by tough challenges like North Korea and Myanmar's Muslim minority

Hurricane Maria makes landfall on Dominica as Category 5 storm

Maria is expected to develop into a "dangerous major hurricane."

3 arrested during protest at Georgia Tech after vigil

Georgia Tech told students to shelter indoors because of violent protests.

Bus driver in deadly New York crash was fired by MTA after DUI was discovered

The crash involved a New York City transit bus and a Dahlia charter bus.

Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as a Category 5 storm

Hurricane Maria has intensified into a dangerous Category 5 storm and pounded the little island of Dominica as it surged into the eastern Caribbean

Organizers end Monday protests; more set for Tuesday

Protesters gathered outside the jail in downtown St. Louis on Monday night to show solidarity with those who remain behind bars after more than 120 people were arrested the day earlier.

123 arrested in St. Louis in 3rd night of protests over ex-cop's acquittal

The protests began peacefully on Friday over an ex-officer's acquittal.

Killings of 2 black men in Baton Rouge 'could possibly be racially motivated': Police

Police said they are still looking at motives in the killings of two black men.

Maria upgraded to 'extremely dangerous' Category 4, Puerto Rico braces for impact

Maria is expected to develop into a "dangerous major hurricane."

Dramatic video captures moment 2 buses collide in crash that killed 3

The crash was between a New York City MTA bus and a Dahlia charter bus.

Fraternity shutters LSU chapter after pledge's death

Maxwell Gruver, 18, of Georgia, died the morning of Sept. 14.

Navy fires 2 more top officers after fatal ship collisions

The Navy said it lost confidence in the two officers' "ability to command."

Jose set to batter East Coast with heavy rain, coastal flooding

Wind gusts could climb to over 50 mph on the East Coast.

Protests resume after 80 arrests in St. Louis unrest

A racially mixed crowd of demonstrators marched quietly through downtown St. Louis Monday morning to protest the acquittal of a white former police officer in the killing of a black suspect

Man in clown mask chases daughter into armed stranger's apartment

The father is charged with inducing panic and child endangering.

Chelsea Manning says she's not a traitor

Manning spoke to a crowd at a conference aimed at "creative thinkers."

What is the National Flood Insurance Program?

The federal program launched when private insurers balked.

Lawsuit: Columbus police use excessive force against blacks

A federal lawsuit alleges Columbus police used excessive force when they arrested a man earlier this month in an incident in which cellphone video showed officers kicking and punching the man

WATCH: Timeline in murder case against ex-St. Louis police officer

A St. Louis judge ruled that former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley is not guilty in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith. Here's a timeline of events leading up to the ruling and the events that transpired afterwards.

WATCH: 15-year-old shelter cat that loves being held gets adopted

Dougie, a senior feline, was adopted Sept. 16 after a photo of him in a baby carrier went viral.

WATCH: Man sobs while watching his sister's wedding dance with their dad

Zak Fick couldn't contain his emotions watching his sister dance with their father after her Aug. 5 wedding in Pequot Lakes, Minnesota.

WATCH: Woman documents IVF journey in an incredibly honest way

Tiffany Rex wanted "to be open and honest about our journey."

WATCH: Puerto Rico braces for Hurricane Maria

The Category 3 hurricane is on track to hit some of the Caribbean islands that were also affected by Hurricane Irma.

WATCH: Police investigating reports of nooses found hanging from trees in New York

The NYPD is investigating reports of nooses that were allegedly found in two different Brooklyn neighborhoods recently.

WATCH: Florida Keys residents return home after Irma

Cudjoe Key resident Dean Madison told ABC News that seeing his home completely destroyed is "heartbreaking."

WATCH: 3 dead after buses collide in Queens, New York

The crash between a New York City MTA bus and a Dahlia charter bus happened in Flushing at just after 6:15 a.m. during the morning commute, officials said.

WATCH: Peaceful demonstrations in St. Louis, Missouri

ABC News' Kenneth Moton reports from silent march on fourth day of unrest in the city.

WATCH: Dozens arrested as protests turn violent in St. Louis

The violence was ignited by a judge's acquittal of former police officer Jason Stockley in the 2011 killing of a black man, Anthony Lamar Smith.