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  • 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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  • 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…

    Christian Science Monitor
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  • 'I no longer talk to Obama': Turkey's Erdogan

    Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he has stopped talking to US President Barack Obama on the phone, amid growing strains between Ankara and Washington over Syria and the Gaza conflict. Turkey, a fierce opponent of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and an open supporter of armed rebel…

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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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  • Where Was Missing Teen Abigail Hernandez for the Past 9 Months?

    New Hampshire Teen Disappeared on Her Walk Home From School in October

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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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  • Israel soldier 'kidnapped' by Hamas is dead

    The Israeli army on Tuesday confirmed that a soldier who Hamas militants claimed they had kidnapped is dead and his body remains unaccounted for. The army named the soldier, whose body is still missing, as Oron Shaul, two days after Hamas said they had kidnapped an Israeli soldier of the same name.…

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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…

    Reuters
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    White flags appear atop Brooklyn Bridge (12 photos)

    Someone has replaced two American flags on the Brooklyn Bridge with mysterious white flags. The white flags — international symbols of surrender — fluttered Tuesday from poles on the stone supports that hold cables above the bridge connecting Brooklyn and Manhattan. One of the flags, viewed via…

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  • ISIS Torches 1800-Year-Old Mosul Church After Expelling Christians

    ISIS, which recently rebranded as the Islamic State, has solidified its control over Iraq's second-largest city by imposing Sharia law and expelling Christians who won't convert to Islam. Friday at noon was the deadline for Christian families to meet ISIS’s demands: Convert to Islam, pay an…

    The Atlantic Wire
  • Body of missing S.Korean shipping tycoon found

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police said Tuesday that they have found a body of a fugitive billionaire businessman sought over April's ferry disaster that left more than 300 people dead or missing.

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  • 12 things you probably don’t know about Babe Ruth

    With 2014 being the 75th anniversary of the opening of the Baseball Hall of Fame, the shrine naturally has turned to the game’s greatest star to help mark the occasion with its newest exhibit, “Babe Ruth: His Life and Legend.” 2014 also marks the 100th anniversary of the Babe's debut in the major…

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  • Border Sheriffs Perplexed by Rick Perry's Plan to Send 1,000 Troops to Stare at Mexico

    “I don’t know what good they can do,” Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio told the Dallas Morning News. “You just can’t come out here and be a police officer.” Lucio and other sheriffs said they weren't consulted before Perry's announcement and, in Lucio's opinion, the police and Border Patrol agents…

    The Atlantic Wire
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    Shrapnel damage on Malaysia plane consistent with missile strike (21 photos)

    Images from the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines jetliner show it is pockmarked with holes and tears, consistent with shrapnel damage from a missile strike. American officials said on Friday July 18, that they believe the Boeing 777 was brought down by an SA-11 missile fired from an area…

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  • Dental Implants: What You Should Know

    Thinking of getting dental implants? There are critical things you should know before going under the knife for the perfect smile.

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  • China 'seals off' town after man dies of bubonic plague

    The 30,000 people living in Yumen in the northwestern province of Gansu are not being allowed to leave, and police at roadblocks on its perimeter are telling motorists to find alternative routes, state broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) said. "The city has enough rice, flour and oil to…

    AFP
  • 11 parents of Nigeria's abducted girls die

    LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, 11 of their parents have died, town residents say.

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  • Israeli mood turns dark with mounting casualties

    JERUSALEM (AP) — For almost two weeks, Israel practically bristled with confidence and pride: The Iron Dome air defense system was dependably zapping incoming Hamas rockets from the skies, the military was successfully repelling infiltration attempts on the ground and from the sea, and the conflict…

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  • Russians fed conspiracy theories on Ukraine crash

    MOSCOW (AP) — An assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin. A desperate ploy to draw the West into the battle for Ukraine's east. A botched mission to commit mass murder against Russian citizens.

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  • Missing New Hampshire teen home after 9 months

    CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — A 15-year-old New Hampshire girl who disappeared while on her way home from school nine months ago is safely home with her family, the state attorney general said Monday.

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  • Obama admin. says health subsidies will continue

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court delivered a potentially serious setback to President Barack Obama's health care law Tuesday, imperiling billions of dollars in subsidies for many low- and middle-income people who bought policies.

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