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  • Biden: We'll follow terrorists to 'gates of hell'

    KITTERY, Maine – Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday said America will follow the terrorists who posted videos showing the beheading of two journali ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Russia, Ukraine working on cease-fire plan

    KIEV, Ukraine – Russia and Ukraine said Wednesday they are working on a deal to halt months of fighting in eastern Ukraine, an announcement that threa ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • WHO: New Ebola fears mount in Nigeria

    DAKAR, Senegal – An ill doctor in southern Nigeria exposed dozens of people to the Ebola virus by continuing to treat patients before his death, the W ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 2:11 pm
  • Police: 3 killed, 2 hurt in Kansas City shootings

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Kansas City police are investigating whether a man arrested Wednesday in an assault at a motel in the north part of the city was in ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:13 pm
  • Christie's Mexico trip touches on trade as he weighs presidential run

    MEXICO CITY – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is multitasking in Mexico, officially talking trade as he gets some foreign policy schooling should he de ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Obama says ISIL beheading videos won't intimidate U.S.

    TALLINN, Estonia – President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the United States will not be intimidated by Islamic State militants after the beheading ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 9:01 am
  • Video purports to show beheading of American journalist

    BEIRUT – Islamic State extremists released a video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, and warn ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • 30 teens escape from Nashville detention center

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Thirty teens "overwhelmed" their minders at a juvenile detention center by simultaneously breaking out of four dormitories and then ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 4:58 pm
  • Obama addresses West Africans on facts about Ebola

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama urged West Africans on Tuesday to wear gloves and masks when caring for Ebola patients or burying anyone who died ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Family: Joan Rivers on life support after cardiac arrest

    NEW YORK — Joan Rivers' family is confirming that the comedian is on life support after going into cardiac arrest last week during a procedure at a do ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Video purports to show beheading of U.S. journalist

    BEIRUT – An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which c ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Group says world is losing battle against Ebola

    UNITED NATIONS – The international group Doctor Without Borders warned Tuesday that the world is losing the battle against Ebola and lamented that tre ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Problems abound with health law immigration papers

    MIAMI – More than 300,000 immigrants who bought insurance through President Barack Obama's health care initiative could lose their coverage this month ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:12 pm
  • U.S. construction spending up 1.8 percent in July

    WASHINGTON – U.S. construction spending staged a strong rebound in July, rising by the largest amount in more than two years. All major categories of ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • U.S. eating habits improve a bit – except among poor

    CHICAGO – Americans' eating habits have improved – except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among weal ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
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