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Typhoon Blasts Philippines, At Least Four Dead

Friday, November 08, 2013

One of the strongest storms on record slammed into the central Philippines today, killing at least four people and forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes.

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Kerry In Geneva As Hopes Of Iran Deal Rise

Friday, November 08, 2013

Secretary of State John Kerry is warning of significant differences between Iran and six world powers trying to fashion an agreement offering sanctions reductions for nuclear concessions.

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Twitter's Stock Opens 73 Percent Above IPO Price

Thursday, November 07, 2013

Twitter's stock opened at $45.10, or 73 percent above its IPO price, valuing Twitter at more than $31 billion. Expect some volatility throughout the day, though.

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Torrential Rains Cause Flooding, Evacuations In Texas

Friday, November 01, 2013

Cleanup has begun after storms and flooding in Central Texas killed two men, prompted dozens of emergency rescues and interrupted public transit. We check in with the Buda, Texas, fire department.

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Suspected Gunman In Custody After LAX Shooting

Friday, November 01, 2013

A gunman armed with a semi-automatic rifle opened fire at the Los Angeles International Airport, killing a TSA employee and wounding two other people.

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Ruling Halts Abortions At A Third Of Texas Clinics

Friday, November 01, 2013

One-third of the abortion clinics in Texas can no longer perform the procedure starting today, after a federal appeals court allowed most of the state's new restrictions to take effect.

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Federal Judge Expected To Rule On Texas Abortion Law

Monday, October 28, 2013

A federal judge is expected to rule on the constitutionality of a hotly debated Texas law imposing strict limits on abortion before the measure takes effect tomorrow.

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Angry Over Spying, EU Leaders Call For Talks With US

Friday, October 25, 2013

Senior German officials will travel to the U.S. "shortly" to talk with the White House and NSA about spying allegations, including the alleged monitoring of Chancellor Angela Merkel's cellphone.

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Police: Student Killed Staff Member At Middle School

Monday, October 21, 2013

A student at a Nevada middle school opened fire on campus, killing a staff member who was trying to protect other children, according to police.

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UPDATED: Christie Drops Gay Marriage Appeal

Sunday, October 20, 2013

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Hour after same-sex couples began tying the knot in New Jersey, Governor Chris Christie announced he is dropping his appeal to legalized same-sex marriage.

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Booker Wins Special Election for U.S. Senate

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Booker will become the first black senator from New Jersey. He is filling the seat left vacant by the death of Sen. Frank Lautenberg.

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Salzburg Festival Could See Fewer Performances

Saturday, September 28, 2013

The Salzburg Festival's next artistic director has an ear for his singers' and musicians' complaints - he wants to cut down on performances at the prestigious annual event.

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NJ Judge Says State Must Recognize Gay Marriage

Friday, September 27, 2013

A New Jersey judge has ruled that the state must allow same-sex couples to marry.

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Kerry Rejects Assad's 30-Day Timetable

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Secretary of State John Kerry is rejecting Syrian President Bashar Assad's suggestion that he begin submitting chemical weapons data one month after signing a chemical weapons ban.

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Video: Zubin Mehta Concert in Kashmir Has Discordant Backdrop

Monday, September 09, 2013

A concert Sunday by conductor Zubin Mehta in Indian-administered Kashmir took place amid tight security and objections from separatist groups who are fighting New Delhi's rule.

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Researcher Appointed to Lead Public Stop-and-Frisk Meetings

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

A federal judge appointed the leader of a justice policy research center to organize public meetings to ensure New York City's stop-and-frisk policy is carried out in a constitutional manner.

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Obama Says He'll Continue To Engage Putin

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

President Obama says he will continue to engage Russian President Vladimir Putin, even though they've "hit a wall" in their relationship.

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Obama: Credibility Of World Community On The Line

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

President Obama says it's not his credibility on the line in the debate over military intervention in Syria, rather that of the international community and Congress.

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Obama Confident Congress Will Approve Syria Action

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

President Obama says he's confident Congress will authorize a military strike in Syria, and he won the support of House Speaker John Boehner.

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Diana Nyad 1st To Complete Cuba-To-Florida Swim Without Shark Cage

Monday, September 02, 2013

U.S. endurance swimmer Diana Nyad arrived this afternoon in Key West, where a crowd had gathered on the beach to see her achieve what Nyad called a "lifelong dream."

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