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James Schlesinger, Who Held Cabinet Posts And Led CIA For 17 Weeks, Dies

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Beginning with Nixon, he served three presidents in Cabinet-level positions and was regarded as a "hawkish and erudite" thinker on economics and national security. Schlesinger was 85.

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After Blocking Twitter, Turkey Moves To Stop YouTube

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Angered by leaks to social media, the Turkish government tries to block access to the video-sharing site just days after attempting to shut down Turkish tweets.

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German Man To Return Paintings From Cache Of Nazi-Looted Art

Thursday, March 27, 2014

A lawyer for Cornelius Gurlitt, whose father was an art dealer in the Third Reich, says his client will begin with returning a valuable Matisse to the descendants of the Jewish owner.

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Massive Nor'easter Rakes New England

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

The storm has dropped 10 inches of snow on parts of Massachusetts and spawned 40-to-50 foot waves off the coast of Maine.

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Egypt's Defense Minister Says He Will Run For President

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says that he's resigned his military post and will run for president in July elections.

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Soyuz Misfire Delays Crew Trying To Reach Space Station

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

One of the engines on a capsule carrying an American and two Russians failed to fire at the right time. That has turned a six-hour journey to the International Space Station into a two-day trip.

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Secret Service Agents Recalled From Overseas For Drinking

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Three agents who were on assignment in Amsterdam ahead of President Obama's arrival for a summit were put on administrative leave in connection with the incident.

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Bin Laden's Son-In-Law Convicted Of Conspiring To Kill Americans

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith was found guilty in Manhattan federal court. He served as a spokesman for al-Qaida following the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.

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Sailor Fatally Shot Aboard U.S. Navy Destroyer At Va. Base

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

A sailor was shot and killed aboard a guided missile destroyer USS Mahan before Navy security guards killed the suspect.

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More Bodies Recovered From Washington State Mudslide

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Emergency workers recovered two more bodies and located a possible eight more in the search for survivors after the massive slide near Oso, Wash.

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Obama: Russia Making 'Series Of Calculations' After Crimea

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

The president said there is no expectation that Russia would be "dislodged by force" from Crimea but that sanctions aimed at the Kremlin were already having an impact.

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White House To Propose Halting NSA Bulk Collection Of Phone Data

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

The planned overhaul of NSA procedures comes after President Obama said in January that he wanted to get the government out of the business of collecting Americans' phone records.

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Bad Weather Suspends Search For Flight 370 In Indian Ocean

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Gale-force winds temporarily halted efforts to find the Malaysia Airlines jet as China demanded access to satellite data used to determine that the plane crashed off the Australian coast.

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Egyptian Court Sentences More Than 500 Morsi Supporters To Die

Monday, March 24, 2014

The court found 529 Muslim Brotherhood supporters guilty of killing one police officer in a riot last year. It is being described as the country's largest-ever mass sentencing.

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Japan To Turn Over Nuclear Stockpile To U.S. For Safe Keeping

Monday, March 24, 2014

Tokyo had long maintained the cache of highly enriched uranium and weapons-grade plutonium for research purposes. The deal is a major nonproliferation victory for the White House.

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Train Derails At O'Hare, Injuring Dozens And Delaying Chicago Travelers

Monday, March 24, 2014

The Blue Line train jumped tracks at the airport around 2:50 a.m. local time Monday. Officials say none of the injuries are life-threatening.

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Analysis Shows Flight 370 'Ended' In Indian Ocean, Malaysia Says

Monday, March 24, 2014

Prime Minister Najib Razak says new analysis by satellite company Inmarsat shows that the plane took a southerly route toward an area off western Australia "far from any landing sites."

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Ukraine Orders Its Troops Out Of Crimea As G-7 Meets On Crisis

Monday, March 24, 2014

As a long-planned summit in the Netherlands gets underway, Russian troops have occupied nearly all of the military bases on the Black Sea peninsula.

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14 Known To Have Died, But Mudslide's Toll May Go Higher

Monday, March 24, 2014

In Washington state, a county official says scores of people remain unaccounted for. A wall of mud swept across the Stillaguamish River on Saturday into a community north of Seattle.

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Declined: Visa, MasterCard Freeze Out Targeted Russian Banks

Friday, March 21, 2014

The U.S.-based credit card companies responded to sanctions imposed on Moscow in the wake of its annexation of Crimea.

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