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One Of Kenya's Legendary 'Tuskers' Is Killed By Poachers

Saturday, June 14, 2014

The elephant Satao was known as a tusker, because his tusks were so large they almost touched the ground. A conservation group identified Satao despite his mutilated carcass.

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Thousands In Iraq Offer To Fight Against Militant Offensive

Saturday, June 14, 2014

A top Shiite cleric called on his followers to help fight Sunni insurgents. On Saturday, young Iraqis filled volunteer centers in Baghdad.

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Ukraine Promises 'Adequate Response' After Rebels Shoot Down Plane

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Separatists shot down a military transport plane, killing 49 people. This marks the deadliest day in the conflict between Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels.

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Obama: Country Needs To Do Some 'Soul Searching' On Gun Control

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

President Obama addressed the issue of gun control hours after another school shooting left two dead. He said Washington should be "ashamed" of its inability to pass gun control legislation.

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Student, Suspect Dead In Oregon High School Shooting

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Police said the shooter entered Reynolds High School with a rifle, killing a student and injuring a teacher. Police later found the shooter dead; the circumstances are unclear.

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With Concern For Environment, Illinois Bans Microbeads

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The tiny, plastic bits are used in consumer products such as skin exfoliants and soap. Environmentalists say when microbeads wash down the drain, they become food to fish and other wildlife.

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Insurgent Group Claims Large Part Of Major Iraqi City

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The run on Mosul was a reminder of the precarious situation of Iraq's central government and raises serious questions about the government's ability to fight terrorism in Iraq.

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Obama Signs Order Easing Student Loan Payments

Monday, June 09, 2014

The executive action will expand the number of students whose student loan payments will be capped at 10 percent of their monthly incomes.

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Audit Finds 13 Percent Of VA Schedulers Told To Falsify Data

Monday, June 09, 2014

The agency's audit also found that more than 57,000 patients are still waiting for initial medical appointments at Veterans Affairs facilities more than 90 days after requesting them.

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Supreme Court Rules Some Kids Must Restart Immigration Process At Age 21

Monday, June 09, 2014

If children turn 21 while their parents' immigration application is still pending, that means some have to go to the back of the line and start all over.

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Police Investigating Las Vegas Shooters' Supremacist Ties

Monday, June 09, 2014

Two officers were killed after an ambush at a pizza restaurant in Las Vegas. The shooters then went into a Wal-Mart where they reportedly committed suicide after killing another person.

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In Quebec, 3 Inmates Escape Prison Using Helicopter

Sunday, June 08, 2014

As impossible as it sounds, this is the second time something like this happens in Canada in the past 15 months.

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Reports: Bergdahl Tells Medical Officials Taliban Kept Him In A Cage

Sunday, June 08, 2014

The New York Times and The Associated Press cite senior U.S. officials saying the freed POW was tortured and beaten by his Taliban captors.

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In Chicago, A Violent Start To The Weekend Leaves 22 Victims

Sunday, June 08, 2014

Three were killed during shootings across the city of Chicago on Friday and Saturday. Two officers were also hurt during the violence.

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In Colombia, FARC Rebels Declare Unilateral Cease-Fire

Sunday, June 08, 2014

Meanwhile, during peace talks in Cuba, the government and rebels have agreed to set up a truth commission to investigate the victims of the five-decade long conflict.

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U.S., Iran Will Meet For Another Round Of Nuclear Talks

Saturday, June 07, 2014

Diplomats will meet in Geneva on Monday and Tuesday to try to seal an agreement over Iran's nuclear program, before a deadline of July 20.

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Watch: First Lady Michelle Obama Delivers Eulogy For Maya Angelou

Saturday, June 07, 2014

Dignitaries like President Clinton, first lady Michelle Obama and Oprah spoke at the memorial service at Wake Forest University.

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Ukraine Inaugurates New President As Unrest Continues

Saturday, June 07, 2014

Petro Poroshenko called on separatists to lay down their weapons. The chocolate magnate also offered amnesty to those without "blood on their hands."

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Photos: After A Storm, A Red Sky, Double Rainbow Over Atlanta

Saturday, June 07, 2014

Sunset and a strong storm happened at just the right time for a celestial treat. The resulting rainbows were so stunning, they were documented all over Twitter.

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Actor Tracy Morgan Injured In A Car Accident In New Jersey

Saturday, June 07, 2014

The actor was scheduled for a stand-up gig at a Delaware casino. A tractor trailer is thought to have crashed into a bus limo carrying six passengers, including Morgan.

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