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  • Kerry calls talk of better Iran deal a 'fantasy'

    WASHINGTON – Countering Republican criticism, Secretary of State John Kerry declared Thursday it is "fantasy plain and simple" to claim that President ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Oklahoma police find 5 family members stabbed to death

    BROKEN ARROW, Okla. – Oklahoma police responding to a 911 call in which no one spoke found a gruesome scene at a suburban Tulsa home — five members of ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Scientists find closest thing yet to Earth-sun twin system

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – Scientists have identified a "close cousin" to Earth that's orbiting a sun-like star and might harbor life.
    July 23, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • US-trained Iraqi troops to join Ramadi counteroffensive

    BAGHDAD – For the first time, Iraqi troops trained by the U.S.-led coalition have been added to the assault force Iraq is using to retake the city of ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • House passes bill to prevent mandatory GMO labeling

    WASHINGTON – Food companies would not have to disclose whether their products include genetically modified ingredients under legislation passed by the ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Bailout talks back in Athens, as tough conditions approved

    ATHENS, Greece – Discussions over Greece's third bailout in five years are set to begin in Athens imminently after Greece's parliament approved Thursd ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Police: 3 dead in movie theater shooting, including gunman

    LAFAYETTE, La. – A gunman opened fire at a movie theater in Louisiana on Thursday evening, killing two people and injuring at least seven others befor ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for July 23; Trump to make U.S.-Mexico border campaign trip

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    July 23, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Woman who died in cell mentioned previous suicide attempt

    DALLAS – A woman whose death in a Texas jail has raised suspicions about the official conclusion that she hanged herself told a guard during the booki ...
    July 23, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • Prosecutors: Aurora theater shooter deserves to die in Colorado

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — James Holmes should be put to death for the Colorado theater shooting because he deliberately and cruelly killed 12 people, includ ...
    July 22, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • Q&A on Rod Blagojevich: What happens after appeals court ruling

    CHICAGO — A ruling by a federal court in the appeal of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's corruption convictions left open the possibility that th ...
    July 22, 2015 - 1:22 pm
  • U.S. home sales surge in June to fastest pace in 8-plus years

    WASHINGTON – Americans bought homes in June at the fastest rate in over eight years, pushing prices to record highs as buyer demand has eclipsed the a ...
    July 22, 2015 - 9:14 am
  • 10 Things to Know for July 22; Clinton raising money in finance sector as she raps industry

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    July 22, 2015 - 6:41 am
  • Israeli premier’s household spending facing criminal probe

    JERUSALEM – Israel’s prime minister faced a new scandal Tuesday after the attorney general ordered a criminal investigation into excessive spending at ...
    July 21, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Bombing shows Turkey a vulnerable target for Islamic State

    ISTANBUL – Officials have raised concerns that a deadly bombing in southeastern Turkey is part of a campaign of retaliation by the Islamic State group ...
    July 21, 2015 - 11:53 pm
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