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7.2-Magnitude Quake Hits Near New Zealand

Posted: 06/23/2014 - A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck in the South Pacific Ocean Tuesday morning, about 76 miles southeast of Raoul Island, New Zealand, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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Israel Accuses Syria Of Killing One Of Its Civilian Teens

Posted: 06/22/2014 - A civilian vehicle in the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights was targeted by forces in neighboring Syria on Sunday in an attack that killed a 15-year-old boy and prompted Israeli tanks to retaliate by firing on Syrian government targets, the Israeli military said.

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Obama Announces Military Advisers Going To Iraq

Updated: 06/19/2014 - Seeking a middle ground between calls for tough military action and none at all, President Barack Obama said Thursday he was sending up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help the embattled government hold off a lightning advance from the north by Sunni militants.

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Chinese Tycoon Offers Free Lunch And Cash to U.S. Poor

Posted: 06/18/2014 - Eccentric Chinese tycoon Chen Guangbiao took out a full-page bilingual advertisement in the New York Times, inviting underprivileged Americans to a charity lunch and offering cash handouts.

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Militants Post Grisly Images Of Mass Killings In Iraq

Posted: 06/15/2014 - As the Iraqi government bolstered Baghdad's defenses Sunday, the Islamic militant group that captured two major cities last week posted graphic photos that appeared to show its fighters massacring dozens of captured Iraqi soldiers.

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49 Dead When Ukrainian Military Plane Shot Down

Posted: 06/14/2014 - European leaders Saturday held telephone talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart after a Ukrainian military plane was shot down by separatists, killing all 49 people on board, officials said.

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And The World's Most Expensive City Is...

Posted: 06/11/2014 - If there's any truth in the old saw that London's streets are paved with gold, it's probably because they've been gilded by cash stripped from the pockets of tourists.

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Shrimp Sold At Walmart, Costco Tied to Slave Labor

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Updated: 06/11/2014 - Shrimp is a summertime delicacy, but some consumers may lose their appetites after learning that shrimp sold at top retailers such as Walmart and Costco is tied to slave labor.

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How Did 6 Die After Bowe Bergdahl's Disappearance?

Posted: 06/09/2014 - Much attention has been given to the claim made by the former platoonmates of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl that he is partly to blame for the deaths of six soldiers who were killed in the months after Bergdahl disappeared.

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Gunman Storm Pakistan Airport

Posted: 06/08/2014 - Gunmen disguised as police guards attacked a terminal at Pakistan's busiest airport Sunday night with machine guns and a rocket launcher, killing at least 13 people as explosions echoed into the night, officials said.

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Man Charged With Killing Mounties Obsessed With Guns

Posted: 06/07/2014 - A chilling portrait of a man obsessed with guns and anti-government rhetoric began to emerge as people in this eastern Canadian city struggled to reconcile the knowledge that the person charged with murdering three Mounties was the same one who had seemingly lived quietly among them.

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D-Day: The Words From History

Updated: 06/06/2014 - Today is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion that began the liberation of Europe from Germany and Italy. Here are the words of Ike and Reagan.

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See-Through Cabins And Passenger Pods: Is This The Future Of Flight?

Posted: 06/05/2014 - "A major breakthrough in an airliner will bring half a percent, 1% greater fuel efficiency, which doesn't sound like much -- but to an airline, it's huge. It's millions of dollars (in savings) a year," said Robert van der Linden, chair and curator of air transportation at the Smithsonian Institution National Air and Space Museum.

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How The Politics Of Bergdahl's Release Turned Nasty

Posted: 06/05/2014 - A move that the White House hoped might herald a happy welcome home for U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, quickly turned into a nasty fight when he was exchanged for five militants being held in Guantanamo Bay.

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Inconsistencies In Bergdahl Release

Updated: 06/04/2014 - The partisan feud erupting between the White House and Republican critics over the release of former POW Bowe Bergdahl has revealed inconsistencies on both sides of the debate.

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