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  • Missing Marine Wife May Have Been Having Affair With Neighbor

    Authorities Looking for Crime Scene in Erin Corwin's Disappearance

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  • Hamas tactics exact high toll in Israeli ground thrust

    By Noah Browning GAZA (Reuters) - Using tunnels, mines, booby traps and snipers, Hamas fighters have inflicted record casualties on Israeli troops waging an offensive in the Gaza Strip, applying years of training in urban warfare with a new tactical acumen and suicidal resolve. The Israelis say…

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  • 5 Questions That Will Not Get You Hired

    The wrong questions can tank even the best interview. Here are five questions you should never ask in a job interview.

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  • Did Putin just bring Russia in from the cold?

    Mr. Putin's statement flatly contradicts what the domestic media have been saying for months. Just days ago, Russian outlets were warning of a White House "offensive against Russia and China," with the US trying to create "instability on Russia's borders." Putin himself earlier this month claimed…

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  • GIRL AND COUSIN BOTH NEED COUNSELING AFTER ASSAULT

    DEAR ABBY: My granddaughter "Cindy," age 2, was being watched by her mommy's ex-sister-in-law and her sons. Cindy went to her mommy and said, "Bubby hurt me." Bubby is what she calls her 10-year-old cousin. Her mother called the police. A policeman spoke to her and said there wasn't enough…

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  • Two Ukrainian fighter jets shot down over rebel-held territory

    By Natalia Zinets and Gabriela Baczynska KIEV (Reuters) - Kiev said two of its fighter jets were shot down over the rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, and the missiles that brought them down might have been fired from Russia. A spokesman for Ukraine's military operations said the…

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  • Indiana teen dead, dad missing after crash ends world flight bid

    A teenager from Plainfield, Indiana, who was trying to fly around the world in 30 days, is dead and his father is missing after their small plane crashed on Tuesday night near American Samoa, an official told Reuters on Wednesday. Haris Suleman, 17, and his father Babar were attempting a flight…

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  • Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

    By Umaru Fofana FREETOWN (Reuters) - The head doctor fighting an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, one of a growing list of medical workers infected while battling to halt its spread across West Africa. Ebola has killed 632 people across Guinea,…

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    Pres. Obama greeted by protests in the Bay Area

    Protesters are greeting President Barack Obama during his visit to the Bay Area for a quick fundraising trip.

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  • Unarmed Teen Appeared 'Hurt' Before 'Porch Shooting': Witness Testifies

    Theodore Wafer Charged With Second-Degree Murder After He Shot An African-American Teen

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  • N.J. man guilty of murdering 'messy' ex-wife found wearing pig mask

    By Bruce Konviser MORRISTOWN N.J. (Reuters) - A jury convicted a New Jersey man on Wednesday of murdering his ex-wife, who he called a messy housekeeper and whose body was found stabbed 84 times and wearing a pig mask. Jurors deliberated less than five hours before reaching their verdict in the…

    Reuters
  • US tracked missile that brought down Malaysian Airlines Flight 17

    The United States detected the launch of the “specific missile” that brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 last week, a senior administration official told reporters on Tuesday.

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  • South Korea ferry fugitive hid behind cabin wall, bags of cash at hand

    By Ju-min Park and Sohee Kim SUNCHEON/INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - South Korea's most wanted man, whose heavily decomposed body was found in an orchard last month, had evaded arrest by hiding behind an upstairs wall of a wooden cabin, with suitcases of cash at hand, prosecutors said on…

    Reuters
  • 2 South Texas police officers shot serving warrant

    LA JOYA, Texas (AP) — Two police officers in South Texas were shot Tuesday while serving a warrant, authorities said, and the suspected shooter was barricaded inside the house, holding officers at bay with multiple rounds of gunfire.

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  • Obama fundraises for Dems; demands GOP cooperation

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As hopes dim for bipartisan action in Congress this summer, President Barack Obama is calling on Republican lawmakers to cooperate while complaining that they have "gone off the rails" and urging Democrats to get over their complacency and vote them out of office.

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  • Texas woman found guilty of starving stepson to death

    Elizabeth Ramsey, 33, faces up to 99 years in prison for her role in the 2011 death of Johnathan Ramsey. Her husband and the boy’s father, Aaron Ramsey, was sentenced to life in prison last year in the boy’s death. Ramsey's lawyers had asked jurors to find her guilty of a lesser charge, arguing…

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    End comes for notorious Venezuelan vertical slum (13 photos)

    The beginning of the end came for the world's tallest slum Tuesday, July 22, 2014, as officials began evicting thousands of squatters from a haphazard community inside the half-built Caracas skyscraper known as the Tower of David. (AP) Find more news related pictures in our photo galleries and…

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  • Big milestone for Britain's little prince

    LONDON (AP) — The palace is releasing special pictures, the Royal Mint is striking a commemorative coin and newspapers are publishing glowing tributes.

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  • Driver rescued in Oregon after 12 hours trapped with corpse

    By Victoria Cavaliere SEATTLE (Reuters) - A driver who spent 12 hours trapped in the wreckage of her car with the corpse of a passenger who died after their vehicle tumbled down an embankment was rescued after a hitchhiker in Oregon heard her cries for help, authorities said on Tuesday. Police…

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  • FSU Professor's Fatal Shooting Rattles Campus

    Key Clue Shows That Dan Markel Knew His Killer, Authorities Said

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  • Update: ISIS Expels 1600-Year-Old Christian Community from Mosul

    While details of the recent expulsion of the Christian community in Mosul have been well-documented and verified, the report that ISIS burned down an 1800-year-old church is now being disputed. ISIS, which recently rebranded as the Islamic State, has solidified its control over Iraq's…

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  • Capitol Citizen Living Portraits: Peeta Mellark

    Capitol Couture has been waiting eagerly for the next wave of incredible images of our cherished elite, and here they are!

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