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FAA to US Airlines: Don't Fly To Tel Aviv

Posted: 07/22/2014 - The Federal Aviation Administration is imposing a 24-hour ban on any American flights heading into Israel Tuesday, due to the battle along the border with Hamas.

Prabowo Withdraws From Indonesian Election Process

Posted: 07/22/2014 - About an hour before official results from Indonesia's presidential race were to be announced, one of the candidates, Prabowo Subianto announced he was rejecting the election process and withdrawing.

Remains Found In Mexico Identified As Those Of Missing American

Posted: 07/21/2014 - Human remains found in two plastic bags near a beach in southwestern Mexico have been identified as those of Harry Devert, a New Yorker who left his job as a trader in finance for a transcontinental motorcycle journey from the United States to Latin America, Mexican authorities said.

Gaza Officials: Palestinian Death Toll Tops 560

Posted: 07/21/2014 - U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Cairo on Monday to launch a new push to end the deadliest conflict between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers in just over five years.

Body-Laden Refrigerated Train Sets Out, From Ukraine

Posted: 07/21/2014 - A refrigerated train loaded with bodies of the passengers departed the station in Torez, eastern Ukraine, nine miles from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Monday. Another 21 bodies have been found in the sprawling fields of east Ukraine where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed last week.

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105 Year Old To Pitch At Padres Game

Posted: 07/17/2014 - At 105 years old, an Oceanside woman will become the oldest person to toss the ceremonial first pitch at a Padres game when she takes the field Sunday.

Wacky Wednesday: Weird Al Is Back

Updated: 07/16/2014 - "Weird Al" Yankovic, the man who gave us "Eat It", "Like A Surgeon" and so many other parody songs is back with a re-take on the Robin Thicke hit, "Blurred Lines" Enjoy " Word Crimes"

Topeka City Council Tackles Half Cent Sales Tax

Posted: 07/22/2014 - Tuesday night the Topeka City Council hopes to figure out what to do with the county wide half-cent sales tax to be included in the ballot before the August 1st deadline.

Western Kansas Adjusts To Shrinking Aquifer

Posted: 07/22/2014 - For more than seven decades, farmers and other industries have depended on the Ogallala Aquifer to provide the lifeblood of the western Kansas economy.

Full Moon Looms Large Over Your Sleep

Posted: 07/18/2014 - Some folk stories and superstitions hold that a full moon affects people's sleep, and new research lends support to this idea.

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