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Obama Says He Will Use Executive Action To Address Immigration System

Monday, June 30, 2014

The move comes about a week after Republican House Speaker John Boehner threatened to sue the president over his use of executive actions. Obama said the majority of Americans want immigration reform.

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Israel Says Bodies Of 3 Students Have Been Recovered

Monday, June 30, 2014

After the teens were captured earlier this month, Israel launched a sweeping search. The kidnappings have inflamed relations between Israelis and Palestinians.

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Obama To Nominate Former Procter & Gamble Chief To Head VA

Sunday, June 29, 2014

The Department of Veterans Affairs is currently in a sea of trouble. A White House report said its "corrosive culture" led to systematic failures.

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Sunni Extremist Group ISIS Declares New Islamic Caliphate

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Some analysts says the move may signal the birth of a new era of transnational jihadism. ISIS also announced a name change: It will now be known simply as The Islamic State.

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Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Poll Garners More Than 780,000 Votes

Sunday, June 29, 2014

The unofficial referendum was branded as illegal by local and mainland Chinese officials. The referendum called for Hong Kong to be able to democratically elect its leaders.

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Obama Administration Seeks Change In Law To Speed Deportations

Sunday, June 29, 2014

President Obama will also seek an emergency appropriation of more than $2 billion to deal with the surge of Central American immigrants flooding the southern border.

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Iraqi Military Launches Offensive Against Insurgents In Tikrit

Sunday, June 29, 2014

The city was the hometown of former dictator Saddam Hussein. The government was trying to retake territory from Sunni insurgents.

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Facebook Scientists Alter News Feeds, Find Emotions Are Affected By It

Saturday, June 28, 2014

A News Feed filled with negative comments led to users expressing more negativity. The opposite was also true, proving "emotional contagion" can happen even online.

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On Penalties, Brazil Pulls Off A Hard-Fought Win Against Chile

Saturday, June 28, 2014

After a tight and grueling 1-1 tie through extra time, Brazil managed to stay in the tournament by winning a penalty shootout against Chile.

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Dallas County Agrees To Take In About 1,000 Immigrant Children

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Federal authorities have been looking around the country for places willing to house the thousands of children flooding the Southern border.

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Following High Court Decision, Aereo Suspends Operations

Saturday, June 28, 2014

The Supreme Court ruled that the company, which allows users to watch local TV stations from anywhere through the Internet, was publicly performing the work of TV networks.

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Suspect In Benghazi Attacks Now On U.S. Soil, Pleads Not Guilty

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Khattala made a brief appearance at a federal courthouse in Washington, D.C. He is facing charges in connection to the attacks that left four Americans dead.

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Report Blames 'Corrosive Culture' For Problems In VA System

Saturday, June 28, 2014

President Obama received the report on Veterans Affairs Saturday. It said the "corrosive culture" led to personnel problems that affected the timeliness of health care.

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Golden Gate Bridge Board Approves Funding For Suicide Barrier

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Since the iconic bridge opened in 1937, some 1,600 people have jumped to their deaths. A record 46 committed suicide off the bridge last year.

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Living Up To His Past, Suarez Apparently Bites Italian Opponent

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Uruguay's win against Italy was overshadowed by a bite. Once again, Luis Suarez courted controversy at a World Cup Game.

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Federal Judge Rules No-Fly List Process Is Unconstitutional

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The system, the judge ruled, provides no effective way to challenge one's placement on the list, so that violates Americans' constitutional right to due process.

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On Capitol Hill, A Debate Over What's Driving Central American Exodus

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Republicans blamed the Obama administration's messaging, while Democrats blamed messaging by smugglers and the violence sparked by drug cartels in Central America.

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Putin Asks Parliament To Revoke Power To Use Force In Ukraine

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The Kremlin said the move is intended to "normalize the situation" in Ukraine. European foreign ministers had threatened Russia with sanctions if it didn't de-escalate the situation with its neighbor.

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In Iraq, More Than 1,000 Were Killed In June

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The United Nations said most of those killed in the conflict with Sunni insurgents were civilians. In addition, more than 300 were killed in southern Iraq after car-bomb attacks.

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Doing The Math: How The U.S. Can Advance In The World Cup

Monday, June 23, 2014

Despite a deflating tie with Portugal, the U.S. is in a good spot: A tie or win against Germany moves them to the round of 16. A loss would unleash a complex scenario.

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