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ISIS Claims Responsibility For Suicide Attack At Kuwait Mosque

Fri, 2015-06-26 05:15

More than 10 people are reported dead at the Shiite mosque in the capital after an attacker detonated an explosive belt after Friday prayers.

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At Least 27 Dead After Attack On Hotel At Tunisian Beach Resort

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:29

Interior Ministry officials report that two assailants opened fire on a hotel in the popular resort of Sousse.

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Report: ISIS Goes Door-To-Door Killing Scores Of Civilians In Kobani

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:16

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights calls the killing a massacre and says it is the worst such incident carried out by ISIS fighters since last year.

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Americans Back In Action Tonight In World Cup Soccer

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:03

The U.S. women face China tonight, amid unflattering comparisons to the 1999 American team, which beat the Chinese in dramatic fashion.

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5 Ideas To Ease The Burden Of Student Loans

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:03

Presidential candidates are writing their plans now. We talk with the experts about some of the policy options on the table.

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Man Beheaded At French Factory In Terrorist Attack

Fri, 2015-06-26 02:41

Police have arrested one suspect who is being questioned by police about the attack, which also included an explosion.

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A Showdown Looms At South Korea's Gay Pride Parade

Fri, 2015-06-26 01:00

In Seoul, a gay pride parade that's gone on for 15 years is at the heart of a bitter standoff between organizers and Christian activists. Church groups threaten to stop the parade, in the name of God.

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Polio Is Active In Only 3 Countries. Soon It Could Be Down To 2

Fri, 2015-06-26 00:58

Nigeria is one of three places where polio is still a problem. But there hasn't been a case in almost a year. So Africa is on the verge of being polio-free.

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A Baltimore Civil Rights Icon Is Still Pushing To Help City's Young

Fri, 2015-06-26 00:57

Sixty years ago, Helena Hicks helped desegregate the city's lunch counters. The 80-year-old has continued to advocate for Baltimore's poor, black residents — in the wake of the Freddie Gray incident.

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Not So Happy Hour For Beck's

Thu, 2015-06-25 18:12

A class action suit charged the brewer hid its true roots, in St.Louis. A court agrees and orders payments to customers — larger ones ones to people who kept receipts.

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Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns Is No. 1 NBA Draft Pick

Thu, 2015-06-25 16:28

Towns was widely expected to be chosen first. He and the other top two picks each played only one season in college.

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Univision Cuts Ties With Trump After Comments About Immigrants

Thu, 2015-06-25 16:12

Unvision is severing its relationship with Donald Trump following Trump's comments during his presidential announcement speech that immigrants from Mexico were 'rapists,' among other things.

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Supreme Court Thwarts Efforts To Put Obamacare On Life Support

Thu, 2015-06-25 14:58

Thursday's court ruling upheld subsidies nationwide under the Affordable Care Act. And unlike the court's previous Obamacare ruling, the majority was unified and the tone was broad.

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Lawmakers Put Brakes On Resolution To Ban Mississippi Flag From Capitol

Thu, 2015-06-25 14:02

The measure, proposed by Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson, would authorize the removal of that state's flag on the House side of the Capitol complex.

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Oxford English Dictionary Adds New Words, Offers Clarity On Old Ones

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:58

The OED unveils some modern coinage and explains a Supreme Court justice's choice of words.

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Farewell, Low-Fat: Why Scientists Applaud Lifting A Ban On Fat

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:58

The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee report that came out in February contained some pretty game-changing advice that's largely been overlooked: Don't worry about the total amount of fat you eat.

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U.S. Army Begins Training Ukrainian Soldiers

Thu, 2015-06-25 13:50

The U.S. won't give the Ukrainian army lethal weapons to fight Russian-backed rebels, but it has sent 300 trainers to help the beleaguered, bedraggled Ukrainian military.

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After Ben Affleck Scandal, PBS Postpones 'Finding Your Roots'

Thu, 2015-06-25 12:49

The show came under fire after leaked emails revealed that the actor pressured show staff to hide the fact that one of his ancestors owned slaves.

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The Cycling World May Soon Bow Down Before Nairo Quintana

Thu, 2015-06-25 12:37

In 2013, a newcomer from Colombia passed almost everyone else and came in second in the Tour de France. This year, many think he'll take home the winning yellow jersey.

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After Sandusky, A Debate Over Whether Sex-Abuse Law Goes Too Far

Thu, 2015-06-25 12:30

Professors in Pennsylvania are upset over a new law that requires them to be fingerprinted and undergo thorough background checks. The law came in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal.

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