US family grieving over new beheading video

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON - A family spokesman says relatives of freelance journalist Steven Sotloff are aware of a new video purporting to show his beheading by Islamic State militants. &nb..
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Problems abound with health law immigration papers

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

MIAMI, Fla.- More than 300,000 immigrants around the country who bought health insurance through the Affordable Care Act could lose their coverage if they don't send in proof they ..
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NTSB: Pilot in Ohio crash was trying to turn back

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CLEVELAND, Ohio- A National Transportation Safety Board report says the pilot of a small plane was trying to return to a suburban Cleveland airport last week when the aircraft plum..
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32 teens escape from Tenn. detention center; 9 still on lam

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Officials say 32 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a fence late Monday, and 9 of them were still on the run Tuesday. &n..
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Strong storms tear through midwest

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Janna Rowell

ST. LOUIS, Mo.- More strong storms are rumbling through the Midwest.    The National Weather Service says a tornado touched down near Cedar Vale, Kansas last night, ..
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President heads to Baltics for NATO summit

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Janna Rowell

WASHINGTON- With the Ukrainian crisis firmly in the forefront, President Barack Obama heads for Estonia today on his way to this week's NATO summit, amid criticism that he's being ..
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US eating habits improve a bit except among poor

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CHICAGO, Ill. - Americans' eating habits have improved - except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choic..
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Islamist Militia Now Guards U.S. Embassy in Libya

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TRIPOLI, Libya- An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toure..
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Iraqi Forces Break Militant Siege of Shiite Town

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

BAGHDAD - Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli, a..
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Airstrikes and aid provide relief for Iraqi town

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON - The Pentagon says aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain have dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli (A'-mur-lee), whic..
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Russia calls for peace talks with Ukraine

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Janna Rowell

MOSCOW- With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is calling on the participants to push for a cease-fire bet..
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Lawmakers push for action against Islamic militants

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Janna Rowell

WASHINGTON- Lawmakers are warning that the United States and Western Europe are likely to be future targets of Islamic State militants.    They say President Barack ..
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Pro-Russian Seperatists Fire on Border Guard Vessel

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: David Schlager

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Hours later, ..
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European Union Threatens Russia with More Sanctions

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: David Schlager

Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right a..
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Tax forms could pose challenge for HealthCare.gov

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Haley Hinds

WASHINGTON - If you got health coverage through President Barack Obama's law this year, you'll need a new form from your insurance exchange before you can file your tax return next..
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Obama on Labor Day: Don't take rights for granted

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Haley Hinds

WASHINGTON- President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that people often take for granted.    In his weekly rad..
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President Obama says US has no plans to strike against ISIS

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON- With surveillance flights already underway, speculation has been high that the US will soon launch air strikes against ISIS strongholds in Syria.   However, Presid..
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Experimental Ebola drug heals all monkeys in study

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Afri..
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Pentagon: Iraq operations cost $560 million so far

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON- U.S. military operations in Iraq, including airstrikes and surveillance flights, have cost about $560 million since mid-June, the Pentagon said Friday.   &nbs..
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UN says Syria refugees top 3 million mark

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

Geneva- The civil war in Syria has forced 3 million people out of the country as more than a million people fled in the past year, creating a crisis that the U.N. refugee agency sa..
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