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National & World Roseburg man awarded France's highest honor for stopping gunman Roseburg man awarded France's highest honor for stopping gunman (Photo Gallery) (Video)
France's highest decoration, the Legion of Honor, or "Legion d'Honneur," was awarded to U.S. Airman Spencer Stone, National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos, their friend Anthony Sadler and British businessman Chris Norman for subduing a gunman on a high-speed train carrying hundreds of passengers to Paris.
National & World Rival Koreas find a way to avoid disaster, reach deal
After 40-plus-hours of talks, North and South Korea on Tuesday pulled back from the brink with an accord that allows both sides to save face and, for the moment, avert the bloodshed they've been threatening each other with for weeks.
National & World Overtime for work on phones? Judge to decide in Chicago case Overtime for work on phones? Judge to decide in Chicago case
A federal judge is set to decide whether Chicago police officers should have received overtime pay for answering work-related calls and emails after hours, a case that could help clarify what it means for an employee to be off the clock in the age of smartphones.