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'Flying' Roofs Reported as Iselle Nears Hawaii

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 4:52am
Iselle brought rain and wind to the Big Island as it approached landfall. A Category 3 hurricane, Julio, was close on its tail.
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Who Are the Yazidi, and Why Is ISIS Targeting Them?

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 4:25am
Yazidi scholarly works teach that the holy angel Malak Taus was thrown out of heaven, making him a devil in the eyes of extremist Muslims.






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Teen Used as Human Shield in Deadly Gunbattle Over Pot

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 4:05am
The robbery of a marijuana grow triggered a gunbattle in which two people were killed and a 15-year-old girl was used as a human shield.
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Get In, Get Out: Obama Green Lights New Mission in Iraq

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 3:50am
"Today, America is coming to help," the president said — while also stressing that U.S. troops wouldn't be returning to Iraq.






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Hawaii Braces for Hurricane Double-Whammy

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 3:38am
Hawaii braced for what could become the first hurricane to slam the state in nearly a quarter-century early Friday.






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By the Numbers: The Secret World of Hot Dogs

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 3:12am
In this week's installment of our 'by the numbers' infographic we break down the the facts and figures behind one of the favorite foods of summer.






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Gaza Fighting Resumes Seconds After Cease-Fire Expires

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:53am
Fighting in Gaza resumed immediately after a 72-hour cease-fire deadline expired Friday morning with no agreement to extend the truce.






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Malaysia Airlines to Get 'Overhaul' After Crashes

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:21am
Malaysia's state investment company says it wants to remove struggling Malaysia Airlines from the stock exchange in the wake of two disasters.
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Malaysia Airlines to Get 'Overhaul' After Crashes

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:21am
Malaysia's state investment company says it wants to remove struggling Malaysia Airlines from the stock exchange in the wake of two disasters.






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Gaza Fighting Resumes Seconds After Cease-Fire Expires

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:06am
Israel accused Hamas of firing two rockets into Israel before the cease-fire expired. A Hamas official said the group rejected an extension.






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Gaza Fighting Resumes Seconds After Cease-Fire Expires

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:00am
Israel accused Hamas of firing two rockets into Israel before the cease-fire expired. A Hamas official said the group rejected an extension.






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Border Crisis: Flow of Immigrant Children Slows

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 12:18am
The number of unaccompanied children streaming across the U.S.-Mexico border has dramatically slowed from the highs seen earlier this year.






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Israel Accuses Hamas of Breaking Cease-Fire

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 12:14am
As mediators worked to extend a Gaza cease-fire, Israel accused Hamas of breaking the truce Friday morning by firing two rockets into southern Israel.






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State of Emergency: Hawaii Braces for Double Hurricanes

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 12:00am
Hurricane Iselle, a Category 1 storm, was expected to hit the Big Island on Thursday evening with a second Category 2 storm, Julio, close on its tail.






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Grief and Fear After Missing Child's Body Is Found

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 11:52pm
Neighbors of a mobile home park in a small Washington town were sad and worried after a body believed to be Jenise Wright was found.






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Toddler Breaches White House Security, Ends Up on Lawn

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 11:14pm
The toddler squeezed through the fence and was reunited to the parents by the Secret Service.






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Officials 'Confident' Body Is Missing 6-Year-Old Girl

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 10:54pm
Sheriff's officials said the body hadn't yet been identified, but that they would have more information later in the day.






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'America Is Coming to Help': Obama Authorizes Iraq Airstrikes

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 10:36pm
"Today, America is coming to help," the president said — while also stressing that U.S. troops wouldn't be returning to Iraq.






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Tea Party Hopes Battered by Lamar Alexander Win

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 10:28pm
Any hopes the tea party had of knocking off an incumbent Republican senator this midterm cycle were shattered Thursday.
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Watch Live: President Obama Delivers Statement on Iraq

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 9:24pm
President Obama Delivers Statement on Humanitarian Aid to Iraq






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