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At NATO Summit, Allies Consider Lethal, Nonlethal Aid To Ukraine

Thursday, September 04, 2014

The alliance's supreme allied commander in Europe says what Russia is doing in Ukraine is something "we thought would never happen again." Meanwhile, Russia warned Ukraine against trying to join NATO.

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Bucking Legal Trend, Federal Judge Upholds La.'s Ban On Gay Marriage

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

U.S. District Judge Martin Feldman ruled that sexual orientation has not been found to be a protected class and that the state has a legitimate interest in keeping marriage between a man and a woman.

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Organizers Of New York St. Paddy's Day Parade Lift Ban On Gay Groups

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

A gay group will be able to march under its own banner for the first time in the world's largest St. Patrick's Day Parade. The parade lost sponsors and supporters this year because of the ban.

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Detroit Man Sentenced To At Least 17 Years In Porch Shooting Case

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Theodore Wafer was convicted of second-degree murder after he shot and killed an unarmed teenager on his front porch. The case drew national attention because of its racial overtones.

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LISTEN: President Obama Delivers An Ode To Democracy In Estonia

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Obama said NATO and the democratic values the alliance stands for are facing "a moment of testing," with Russia's military involvement in Ukraine. Ultimately, however, Obama said "Democracy will win."

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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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