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Gaza Conflict Day 16: Here's What You Need To Know

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon were in Israel meeting with leaders, attempting to broker a cease-fire.

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FAA Prohibits U.S. Airlines From Flying To Tel Aviv

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The agency said commercial jets were banned from flying to Israel for 24 hours, after it received reports of a rocket strike close to the airport. Some international carriers also canceled flights.

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U.S. Appeals Courts Issue Conflicting Decisions On Obamacare Subsidies

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

One panel threw out subsidies in the 36 states that did not set up their own insurance exchanges. Another said the IRS rule that set them up was legal.

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Detroit Pensioners Approve City's Bankruptcy Plan

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The vote marked a major step in moving the city's bankruptcy forward. Retired police and firefighters overwhelmingly approved some cuts in their pensions.

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Gaza Conflict Day 15: Here's What You Need To Know

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

During day 15 of the current conflict, Secretary of State John Kerry was in Cairo pressing for a truce modeled after the 2012 cease-fire, while Israel continued its offensive.

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Train Carrying MH17 Victims' Remains Arrives In Government-Controlled City

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Ukrainian officials said they hoped to fly the remains to the Netherlands for identification. Most of the passengers who died on the plane were Dutch.

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Veteran Who Held Off Taliban Attack On His Own Receives Medal Of Honor

Monday, July 21, 2014

Army Sgt. Ryan Pitts is credited with holding off a brutal Taliban attack back in 2008. He was the only one left alive at an observation post in Afghanistan, and continued to attack despite injuries.

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Benjamin Booker, 'Have You Seen My Son?'

Monday, July 21, 2014

Benjamin Booker is a fiery 22-year-old guitar player from New Orleans about to hit the road with Jack White. This tune, from his debut album, is about an evangelical father praying for his son's soul.

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Reports: Texas Gov. Perry To Deploy 1,000 National Guardsmen To Border

Monday, July 21, 2014

During an Iowa visit, Rick Perry said if the federal government did not act to curb the influx of immigrants along the southern U.S. border, he would take matters into his own hands.

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Dozens Killed As Libyan Militias Battle For Tripoli's Airport

Monday, July 21, 2014

The fighting in the North African country is some of the worst since the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi in 2011.

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Putin: Tragedies Like MH17 Should 'Bring People Together'

Monday, July 21, 2014

In a statement, Russian President Vladimir Putin said this tragedy wouldn't have happened if Ukraine had not restarted operations along its eastern border.

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In Effort To Forge Cease-Fire Between Israel And Hamas, Kerry Heads To Egypt

Monday, July 21, 2014

The fighting in Gaza has left more than 500 people dead. The State Department said it was deeply concerned about the risk of further escalation.

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High Court Temporarily Suspends Contraception Mandate For Christian College

Thursday, July 03, 2014

The order, which doesn't affect the court's ultimate opinion, drew a scathing dissent from the court's three women.

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Jobs Numbers Buoy Dow Above 17,000 For The First Time

Thursday, July 03, 2014

The Dow rallied on better-than-expected news from the jobs market. The S&P also closed higher, continuing its positive run.

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Colombia Gives Federal Workers Afternoon Off To Watch Soccer Match

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Local governments are also starting to follow suit. Undefeated thus far, the Colombian national team has provoked euphoria.

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As Tropical Storm Arthur Strengthens, Hatteras Island Orders Evacuation

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

The tropical cyclone is expected to affect Fourth of July travel plans. It's still unclear, however, what kind of weather will be felt along the Eastern Seaboard.

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Facebook's Sandberg Apologizes For Newsfeed Experiment

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Facebook scientists were criticized for a study that manipulated what some Facebook users saw on their feeds. COO Sheryl Sandberg said they didn't mean to upset users.

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TSA To Step Up Security Measures At Some Airports Overseas

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson did not provide specifics for the new measures, but he said the agency is hoping to cause "as few disruptions to travelers as possible."

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U.S. Privacy Board Says NSA Internet Spying Is Constitutional

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Some parts of the program come "close to the line of constitutional reasonableness," so the board is offering some proposals to fix those concerns.

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Still Off Florida's Coast, Tropical Storm Arthur Moves Northward

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Arthur is the first tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season. It's forecast to become a hurricane by Thursday.

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