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'Justice Will Be Served,' Obama Warns The Islamic State

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Speaking in Estonia, Obama said the people who beheaded a second American journalist in Syria will learn that the U.S. does not forget and has a long reach.

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Russia, Ukraine Distance Themselves From News Of A Cease-Fire Deal

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Ukraine released a statement saying it had agreed to a "permanent cease-fire," only to walk it back shortly thereafter. Russia said it had come to no such agreement.

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Islamic State Claims It Has Beheaded Second American Journalist

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

The Islamist militant group had threatened to kill Steven Sotloff if the U.S. continued to conduct airstrikes in Iraq. Sotloff's mother released a video last week pleading for the release of her son.

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Ending Decades Of Family Leadership, 'Washington Post' Names New Publisher

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Owner Jeffrey Bezos gave the job to Frederick J. Ryan Jr., a founding member of the website Politico. The Post had been run by the Graham family for eight decades.

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Kremlin Disputes Veracity Of Putin's 'I Can Take Kiev In Two Weeks' Quote

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

The quote was published by an Italian daily, which reported Russian President Vladimir Putin said it during a phone call with European Commission President José Manuel Barroso.

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32 Teens Escape From Nashville-Area Detention Center

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

By early morning, 17 were still on the loose. The teens escaped after they found a weak spot in the center's perimeter fence.

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Targeting Al-Shabab Leadership, U.S. Launches Airstrikes In Somalia

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

The Pentagon said it was still "assessing the results of the operation." Local Somali officials said the U.S. airstrikes hit near a meeting of the al-Qaida affiliated group.

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The Juiciest Bits To Come Out Of The Trial Of Virginia's Ex-Governor

Friday, August 29, 2014

At issue are serious allegations of corruption, but the trial has also unveiled some scandalous details of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's personal life.

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California Lawmakers Pass 'Affirmative Consent' Sexual Assault Bill

Friday, August 29, 2014

The bill states that students on college campuses would need "affirmative consent" before engaging in sexual activity. Silence or a lack of resistance would not constitute consent.

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U.N.: Syrian Refugee Crisis Is 'Biggest Humanitarian Emergency Of Our Era'

Friday, August 29, 2014

The number of refugees from the Syrian civil war is on the verge of surpassing 3 million, the United Nations said. Almost half of all Syrians have been forced out of their homes.

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Says Government Will Seek NATO Membership

Friday, August 29, 2014

Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Kiev was sending a bill to parliament to get the process rolling. Meanwhile, NATO held an emergency meeting to discuss further Russian incursion into Ukrainian territory.

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Fatal Shooting At Firing Range Sparks Debate About Safety

Thursday, August 28, 2014

A firing-range instructor was killed by a 9-year-old who was being taught how to use an Uzi submachine gun. There are few regulations limiting children from participating at shooting ranges.

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Sister Of Boston Bombing Suspects Arrested Over Bomb Threat

Thursday, August 28, 2014

New York City police allege Ailina Tsarnaeva made threats against her boyfriend's ex. "I know people who can go over there and put a bomb on you," Tsarnaeva allegedly said.

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Federal Judge Strikes Down Part Of Utah's Polygamy Ban

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The part of the law that prohibits cohabitation with others violates the First and 14th Amendments, the judge ruled. He upheld the part of the law that prohibits multiple marriage licenses.

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USC's Josh Shaw Suspended For Making Up Heroic Tale

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Shaw had explained that he sprained both his ankles because he jumped from a second-floor balcony to save his drowning nephew. The cornerback has now admitted that was a lie.

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Ukrainian President Says Russian Troops Have Entered His Country

Thursday, August 28, 2014

One official called the latest Russian incursion a "full-scale invasion." Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called on the U.N. Security Council to offer an assessment of the "sharp aggravation."

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As Cease-Fire Takes Hold, Big Question In Gaza Becomes What's Next

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Some semblance of normal life returned to Gaza, after Hamas and Israel accepted an open-ended cease-fire. People returned home and markets opened. What the future holds, however, is far from certain.

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Back Home, Freed American Journalist Says He's 'Overwhelmed By Emotion'

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Peter Theo Curtis was released by a militant group shortly after another group, the Islamic State, beheaded the American journalist James Foley.

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U.N. Says Assad Regime, Islamic State Are Committing War Crimes In Syria

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The report paints a grim picture of a country besieged by a ruthless civil war. All sides are indiscriminately killing and torturing civilians.

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Fashion Retailer Zara Pulls Kids Shirt Resembling Concentration Camp Uniform

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The company said the shirt's design was meant to look like a sheriff's star from classic Western films. But after popular uproar, Zara decided to pull it from shelves.

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