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DJ Khaled, from left, Lil Wayne, Chance The Rapper, and Quavo perform "I'm the One" at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)
Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at BET AwardsChance the Rapper was honored as rapper and humanitarian at the 2017 BET Awards
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Havoc, left, and Lil Kim present the award for best male hip hop artist at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)
Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at BET Awards; '90s R&B shinesRemy Ma has ended rival Nicki Minaj's seven-year winning streak at the 2017 BET Awards, a show highlighted by '90s R&B and groups popular in that decade
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8 injured after man drives into LA motel swimming poolLos Angeles police say eight people were injured after an SUV crashed into a motel swimming pool, KABC TV reports
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A fast-growing brush fire burns in Santa Clarita, Calif., Sunday, June 25, 2017. The fire sparked when a car crashed on a Los Angeles County freeway. (AP Photo/John Antczak)
Firefighters battle intense wildfires in Utah, CaliforniaFirefighters are continuing to battle a large wildfire in Utah and another wildfire has broken out in Santa Clarita north of Los Angeles
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Feds to give update on California's big water tunnelsFederal officials say they'll provide an update on California Gov. Jerry Brown's ambitious plan to build two massive tunnels to ship water from the northern part of the state to the south
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FILE- In this March 16, 2017, file photo, Barry Cadden, center, arrives at the federal courthouse in Boston, before scheduled closing arguments in his trial. Cadden is set to be sentenced on Monday, June 26, in a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed more than 60 people and sickened hundreds more. Cadden was acquitted of second-degree murder charges under federal racketeering law, but convicted on conspiracy and fraud charges. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Pharmacy head to be sentenced in deadly meningitis outbreakThe co-founder of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy is set to be sentenced in a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed more than 60 people and sickened hundreds more
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Carl Paladino, right, walks with his lawyers outside the state Department of Education building after the first day of testimony before Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia, who will decide if Paladino should be removed from his position on the Buffalo Board of Education, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mary Esch)
Hearing resumes for school board member who insulted ObamasA hearing is scheduled to resume Monday on whether a one-time candidate for New York governor who publicly insulted former President Barack Obama and his wife should be ousted from the Buffalo school board
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Clouds of smoke from a wildfire approach Panguitch, northeast of Brian Head, Utah, Thursday, June 22, 2017. A wildfire near Brian Head, Utah, that has forced hundreds of people to evacuate has doubled in size in high winds and drove out residents of 400 additional homes, authorities said Thursday. (KUTV via AP)
The Latest: Officials say better weather limited Utah fireOfficials say that better weather conditions have limited the growth of a wildfire in Utah that has prompted the evacuation of 1,500 people from hundreds of homes and cabins
The Associated Press13 hours ago
A participant performs during the New York City Pride Parade on Sunday, June 25, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face someTens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags are lining the streets for gay pride parades in coast-to-coast events. Some celebrations this year are taking political tones in reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.
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In this June 24, 2017, image made from a video provided by Leeann Winchell, a 14-year-old girl falls from an amusement park ride at Six Flags Great Escape Amusement Park in Queensbury, N.Y. After she lost her grip on the slow-moving gondola ride Saturday she fell into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered under the ride to catch her before she hit the ground. The teen, from Greenwood, Delaware, was taken to Albany Medical Center in stable condition with no serious injuries, the Warren County Sheriff's Office said. (Leeann Winchell via AP)
Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'Officials: Crowd catches teenage girl falling from gondola ride at upstate New York amusement park; no serious injuries reported
The Associated Press16 hours ago
In this Sunday, June 25, 2017, photo released by SpaceX, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen before lift off Sunday, carrying 10 more satellites for Iridium Communications, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. SpaceX has succeeded in landing a Falcon 9 first-stage booster on a vessel in the Pacific after a launch from California. The rocket lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 1:25 p.m. Sunday. It was carrying 10 satellites for Iridium Communications. The first-stage booster landed about 7 minutes later. The Falcon's second stage is continuing to carry the satellites toward orbit. (SpaceX via AP)
SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air baseA SpaceX rocket has carried 10 communications satellites into orbit from California
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Bloomberg to launch $17M contest for US citiesNew York billionaire Michael Bloomberg's foundation is putting up more than $17 million to encourage the nation's mayors to address critical issues themselves
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