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Official: 13 killed as shells hit Gaza UN school

Posted: 07/30/2014 - A Palestinian health official says 13 people were killed after tank shells hit a U.N. school in Gaza where hundreds of Palestinians had taken refuge from Israeli attacks.

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Food writers subpoenaed in 'pink slime' lawsuit

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Several food writers, including a New York Times reporter, have been subpoenaed as part of a company's $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit against ABC related to the network's coverage of a meat product derided as "pink slime."

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Bluegrass Poll: Kentuckians weigh in on President, issues

Updated: 07/28/2014 - A new Bluegrass Poll gives a report card for President Obama, reveals Kentucky's view on which party should control the U.S. Senate, and gauges the state's view on the recent Supreme Court ruling over health-care benefits regarding contraceptives.

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Pope: World War I should teach us 'No more war'

Posted: 07/27/2014 - Pope Francis is marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I with an impassioned plea for people to "not repeat the mistakes of the past," urging them to embrace dialogue to overcome conflicts.

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Hamas agrees to 24-hour holiday truce in Gaza War

Posted: 07/27/2014 - Hamas on Sunday agreed to observe a 24-hour truce in Gaza after initially rejecting a similar Israeli offer, as fighting resumed and the two sides wrangled over the terms of a lull that international diplomats had hoped could be expanded into a more sustainable truce.

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Promises of easier nuclear construction fall short

Posted: 07/26/2014 - The U.S. nuclear industry has started building its first new plants in decades using prefabricated Lego-like blocks meant to save time and money. So far, it's not working.

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US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

Posted: 07/26/2014 - The State Department has shuttered the U.S. embassy in Libya and evacuated American staffers there as the security situation in the capital Tripoli deteriorates amid worsening clashes between rival militias.

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Arrest warrant issued for Tuberculosis patient

Posted: 07/25/2014 - Sacramento Police say they have issued an arrest warrant for a man, not because he committed a crime, but because he may pose a public health risk.

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Police: Man reports murder call to get out of a ticket

Updated: 07/25/2014 - Police in a central Florida town say a man called 911 to report a murder to try and get out of a speeding ticket.Police in a central Florida town say a man called 911 to report a murder to try and get out of a speeding ticket.

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Investigators search for wreckage

Updated: 07/24/2014 - Investigators are searching for the wreckage of a plane that disappeared over the Sahara Desert.

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Texas governor's startup fund is not all it seems

Posted: 07/24/2014 - Texas Gov. Rick Perry has distributed $205 million in taxpayer money to scores of technology startups using a pet program designed to bring high-paying jobs and innovation to the nation's second most-populous state.

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FAA lifts ban on US flights to Tel Aviv airport

Posted: 07/24/2014 - The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights to Israel, which it had imposed out of concern over the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets.

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