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Doctors say a leading Brazilian presidential candidate who was wounded in a stabbing will be hospitalized for at least a week, even as allies argue the attack will only make him stronger in an increasingly polarized campaign ahead of next month's election
New York and New Jersey launched new investigations into the Roman Catholic Church's handling of clergy sex abuse allegations Thursday as the number of similar inquiries around the country continues to grow
Police have raided the home of a couple who raised $400,000 online for a homeless good Samaritan who now claims they used some of the money for themselves, including to purchase a used BMW that investigators hauled away on a flatbed truck
Officials say California is taking a financial wallop from unrelenting wildfires that have drained its firefighting budget and prompted nearly $1 billion in property claims even before the start of the dangerous fall fire season