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Pope Francis Calls James Foley's Family

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:46pm
Pope Francis called the family of James Foley, a Vatican spokesperson said






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Hagel Opens Up About Rescue Attempt of James Foley

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:30pm
U.S. Secretary of Defense chuck Hagel describes a failed mission to rescue American James Foley from ISIS militants.
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378 Customers Pay It Forward At Florida Starbucks

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:28pm
One act of kindness started an 11-hour chain of people buying coffee for strangers at a Florida Starbucks.






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Federal Judge Strikes Down Florida Gay Marriage Ban

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:24pm
A federal judge on Thursday declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.






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Teen Gets 11 Years for Carving Swastika on Boy

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:15pm
In a Portland courtroom Thursday, 16-year-old Blue Kalmbach told the victim in a barely audible voice that he was "very sincerely sorry."
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Convict Freed 90 Years Early Appeals Being Sent Back

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:06pm
A Colorado convict sent back to prison after being mistakenly released 90 years early says it was cruel punishment to put him back behind bars.
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The Week in Pictures

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:58pm
Lightning strikes in Ferguson, drought devastates California, Ebola isolates, Big Ben gets a cleaning, the pope visits South Korea and more.
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Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:57pm
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Death of Conn. Baby Left in Hot Car Ruled a Homicide

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:52pm
The death of a 15-month-old boy who was left in a hot car in Ridgefield, Connecticut, on July 7 has been ruled a homicide.
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U.S. Military Involvement in Iraq Not Over: Hagel

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:50pm
The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham "clearly poses a long-term threat," Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday.






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Death of Baby Left in Hot Car Ruled a Homicide

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:48pm
The death of a 15-month-old boy who was left in a hot car in Ridgefield, Connecticut, on July 7 has been ruled a homicide.






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Mom Claims Teacher Had Students Re-enact Michael Brown Shooting

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:16pm
School Officials in Dallas County, Alabama are investigating a mother’s claim that her son’s sixth grade teacher had students re-enact the shooting with paper-made weapons. WSFA’s Bethany Davis reports.






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State Legislatures Move to Stomp Out Federal Gun Laws

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:04pm
Nine states have adopted laws to curtail federal authority over firearms, relying on two constitutional arguments.






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Watch Live: SIM Presser on Ebola Patient Discharge

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:07pm
SIM holds a press conference after missionary Nancy Writebol beats Ebola virus and is released from hospital.






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Watch Live: SIM Presser on Ebola Patient Discharge

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:54pm
SIM holds a press conference after missionary Nancy Writebol beats Ebola virus and is released from hospital.






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State Sen.: People Have No Confidence in McCullough

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:47pm
Missouri State Senator Jamilah Nasheed announces that the petition calling for the recusal of St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCullough from the Michael Brown shooting case has 70,000 signatures.






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State Sen.: People Have No Confidence in McCulloch

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:47pm
Missouri State Senator Jamilah Nasheed announces that the petition calling for the recusal of St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch from the Michael Brown shooting case has 70,000 signatures.
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Ex-Va. Governor: I'm Living With Priest Not Wife

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:55pm
Bob McDonnell spoke about his marriage and living arrangement as part of a corruption trial against he and his wife, who were indicted in January.






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70,000 Sign Petition to Oust Prosecutor in Teen's Shooting

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:52pm
Protesters rallied outside a Missouri courthouse, calling for the prosecutor overseeing charges in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown to step aside.
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Ebola Doctor Kent Brantly: Continue to Pray for West Africa

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:39pm
An American doctor who was stricken with Ebola encourages those in positions of power to do all they can to bring the Ebola outbreak in Liberia and West Africa to an end.






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