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Tuesday's Top 7 News Stories

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 7:53am
From the U.S. and Arab airstrikes in Syria against ISIS to world leaders gathering about climate change, see the stories we're following.
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U.S. Notified Assad Regime Before Launching Strikes

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 7:05am
The Syrian foreign ministry said Tuesday that Washington informed Damascus' envoy to the United Nations before launching airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.






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We Were Told About Strikes by U.S., Assad Regime Says

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 5:57am
The Syrian foreign ministry said Tuesday that Washington informed Damascus' envoy to the United Nations before launching airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.






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The Power of Art in Hospital Patients' Recovery

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 5:12am
Can a painting reduce pain or anxiety? Do patients with art in their environment heal faster? More and more hospitals think so.






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Bin Laden's Son-in-Law Set to Be Sentenced in NYC Court

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 5:08am
Osama bin Laden's son-in-law was due in court to face a possible life sentence for his role as the spokesman for al-Qaida following the 9/11 attacks.






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'Not a Bad Guy': Who Is the White House Fence Jumper?

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 4:50am
The latest incident of a breach at the White House gates has raised questions not just of presidential security, but of Omar J. Gonzalez.






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Loaded Shotgun Found in Airport Terminal's Bathroom

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 4:10am
Multiple law enforcement agencies are investigating after a loaded shotgun was found in a bathroom at Terminal D of the Miami International Airport.
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15-Year-Old Bystander Shot Dead Near Hospital

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 3:51am
A gunman opened fire near Einstein Hospital in Philadelphia, killing a 15-year-old girl and critically injuring a 19-year-old man.






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Syria Attack: U.S. and Arab Allies Launch Strikes on ISIS

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 3:49am
The Pentagon confirmed that its partners in the airstrikes against ISIS included Jordan, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.






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The World's Most Dangerous Seas Aren't Where You Think

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 2:15am
The most perilous seas, as the U.N. declared last month, are those of Southeast Asia — and for criminals they offer sumptuously rich pickings.






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Black Bear Kills Rutgers Student on Hike in New Jersey

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 1:44am
A 299-pound black bear killed a Rutgers student who had been hiking with friends in a New Jersey nature preserve, wildlife and school officials say.






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Israel Kills Suspects in Fatal Abduction of Jewish Teens

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 1:16am
Israel says it has killed two suspects in the kidnappings of three teens that sparked a massive manhunt and eventually the summer war in Gaza.
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Israel Kills Suspects in Deaths of Teens That Sparked War

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 1:16am
Israel says it has killed two suspects in the kidnappings of three teens that sparked a massive manhunt and eventually the summer war in Gaza.






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U.S. and Arab Allies Launch Massive Strikes on ISIS in Syria

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:15am
The United States and partner nations launched massive airstrikes in Syria against ISIS targets for the first time Monday, the Pentagon said.






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The Unlikely Fertile Ground Where Latino Businesses Thrive

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:32pm
The head of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce says Utah was a logical choice for its annual convention to show the growing influence of Latinos.






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Richard Engel: 'Clever' to Launch Strikes During U.N.

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:22pm
The United States and partner nations were "clever" to launch airstrikes in Syria against ISIS militants during the UNGA, Richard Engel said.






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Ebola Death Rate Even Worse Than Predicted, WHO Says

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:55pm
There could be 20,000 cases of Ebola infection by November with 70 percent of patients dying, WHO says in a new forecast for the West Africa epidemic.






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