Over a Dozen Specially Trained Dogs Join Search for Hiker Missing for Nearly Three Weeks
28-year-old Samantha Sayers was last seen August 1 when she went missing during a day hike at Vesper Peak in Snohomish County. [...]
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Welcome back to TechCrunch Mixtape, the podcast where Megan Rose Dickey and I, Henry Oliver Pickavet, talk about some of the stories of the week that we feel like talking about. This week it was dogs, working out and mac and cheese. BarkBox creators Bark and Co. decided that Nashville, Tenn., needed a place for dogs to take their humans. Naturally they created a dog park that includes space for humans to convene and drink coffee [...]
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UK parliament attack suspect charged with attempted murder
A man accused of crashing his car into the security barriers surrounding Britain's Houses of Parliament was charged Saturday with attempted murder, police said. Salih Khater, 29, a Sudanese-born British national living in Birmingham, central England, will appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates Court in London on Monday, police said. [...]
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Tough talks, no agreements at Merkel, Putin meeting near Berlin
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters no agreements were reached, but the meeting had simply been intended to "check the watches" after Merkel's meeting with Putin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in May. Ties between the two countries have been strained since Russia's annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine in 2014. "That's why it is necessary to take measures against possible non-competitive and illegal attacks from the third countries in [...]
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The Latest: US says man was arrested on outstanding warrant
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local): [...]
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German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors said Saturday they are taking seriously a Yazidi refugee's claim that she ran into her former Islamic State captor twice in Germany, but say they need more information to identify him. [...]
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At least seven counties in Florida are under a state of emergency for a toxic algae bloom that has killed thousands of marine animals [...]
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