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Mon Jul 21, 2014 - 11:02 PM
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) รข?? Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief across the Gaza Strip early on Tuesday, a Gaza police official said, as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state launched a high-level effort to end two weeks of deadly fighting.Air strikes set off huge explosions that turned the night sky over Gaza City orange. The sound of the blasts mixed with the thud of shelling, often just seconds apart, and the pre-dawn call to p ... Full Story

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Tue Jul 8, 2014 - 9:20 AM
JACKSON Miss. (Reuters) - Chris McDaniel, a Tea Party-backed Mississippi U.S. Senate candidate, is preparing a possible legal challenge to his defeat in last month's Republican primary after supporters spent Monday sorting through voting records in dozens of counties, campaign officials said. The conservative state senator has blamed his loss to U.S. Senator Thad Cochran on what he describes as illegal voting by Democrats who favored the six-term incumbent. The primary election is schedule ... Full Story

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Fri Sep 21, 2012 - 12:26 PM
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Mon Jul 21, 2014 - 6:16 PM
AUSTIN Texas (Reuters) - Texas Governor Rick Perry said on Monday he planned to send 1,000 Texas National Guard troops to the Mexican border to boost security during a surge in illegal immigration by children, a move that could increase pressure on President Barack Obama. Perry, seen as a possible Republican candidate in the 2016 presidential race, said the guard troops were needed because the flood of children crossing from Mexico had pushed federal border protection to its limits. "The p ... Full Story

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Mon Jul 21, 2014 - 3:40 AM
(Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch's plan to buy Time Warner would help the Twenty-First Century Fox chairman make larger inroads in China, a fast-growing market that media moguls are finding hard to crack. Time Warner's board rejected Murdoch's $80 billion offer, but the Fox chairman is expected to continue the chase. A deal would create a giant with more than $37 billion a year in revenues in the United States and Canada. It would also nearly double the revenues Fox generates from the em ... Full Story

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Mon Jul 21, 2014 - 7:55 PM
The inaugural edition of the event will begin Thursday at suburban Baltimore's Caves Valley Golf Club with eight teams of four women seeking global bragging rights and the richest share of $1.6 million in prize money."Every time I was watching Solheim Cup, I always wish I can be there playing," Taiwan's third-ranked Tseng Ya-Ni said."This is the only time I can play for my country. It means a lot for me. I always feel like I play for my country, but I never really played f ... Full Story

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Fri Jul 18, 2014 - 6:31 PM
A "They said they could not disclose where he had gone or where he would end up," said the lawyer, Scott Winship.Tim Grant, funeral director at Gaffney Funeral Home & Cremation Services, confirmed Friday that Kasem's body was no longer there."I cannot discuss the actual arrangements themselves, but he's no longer in our care," he said.Kasem's wife of the past 34 years, Jean Kasem, filled out a death certificate dated July 15 listing an address in Jerusalem, accord ... Full Story

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Fri Sep 14, 2012 - 9:53 AM
WASHINGTON Amine El Khalifi, 29, an illegal immigrant who lived in Alexandria, Virginia, was sentenced after pleading guilty in June to attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. He faced a maximum sentence under the law of life in prison, but prosecutors agreed to 25 to 30 years as part of a plea deal. "The sentence in this case must be a beacon to those would seek to commit such attacks that, when caught and prosecuted, they will be sentenced to d ... Full Story

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Mon Jul 21, 2014 - 6:11 PM
The "There is optimism in the air, but we don't want to give the impression that all is good," Sanbri said. "Things are improving."The fire was just 2 percent contained Monday.But the news was not all good. The Okanogan County Sheriff's Office announced mandatory evacuations Monday afternoon of rural areas south of Highway 20 between the towns of Twisp and Okanogan. That included the small town of Carlton. It was not immediately clear how many homes were involved in t ... Full Story

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