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Aereo Generated Lots of Controversy, Not Many Users

July 22, 2014 Featured, News, World No Comments

Aereo generated lots of attention from the media world in the run-up to its Supreme Court case this spring.

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Aereo Generated Lots of Controversy, Not Many Users

Russia to U.S.: Show Us Evidence Putin-Backed Rebels Downed Jet

July 22, 2014 Featured, News No Comments

Russia’s Ambassador to Malaysia Lyudmila Vorobyeva asked the question during a press conference late Monday.

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Russia to U.S.: Show Us Evidence Putin-Backed Rebels Downed Jet

Behind-the-Scenes Talks Secured Bodies, Black Boxes

July 22, 2014 Featured, News No Comments

Malaysian officials informed the State Department that its prime minister had reached a deal around the same time that Obama appeared on TV.

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Behind-the-Scenes Talks Secured Bodies, Black Boxes

X-Ray Telescope Celebrates Birthday With Fireworks

July 22, 2014 Featured, News No Comments

NASA’s Chandra X-Ray Observatory went into orbit 15 years ago, and to mark the occasion, scientists are showing off a fresh batch of X-ray fireworks.

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X-Ray Telescope Celebrates Birthday With Fireworks

Apollo 11 Plus 45: President Obama Hails Astronauts

July 22, 2014 Featured, News No Comments

For the first time, a major anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing was marked at the White House without the mission’s commander, Neil Armstrong.

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Doctor Denied: Court Deals Potentially Lethal Blow to Obamacare

July 22, 2014 Featured, Health, News No Comments

In a potentially lethal blow to Obamacare, a federal appeals court says the federal government may not subsidize many health insurance plans.

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Doctor Denied: Court Deals Potentially Lethal Blow to Obamacare

‘Big Papi’ Passes Red Sox Legend With Two HRs in Rout

July 22, 2014 Featured, News, World No Comments

David Ortiz matched Carl Yastrzemski with a two-run blast in the fourth, then broke the short-lived tie with another two-run shot in the fifth.

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‘Big Papi’ Passes Red Sox Legend With Two HRs in Rout

Naked Bodies in Woods: Suspect Charged in 1990s Cases

July 22, 2014 Featured, News, Samples No Comments

Investigators weren’t able to link DNA samples to a suspect until earlier this year, police say.

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Naked Bodies in Woods: Suspect Charged in 1990s Cases

Tears Flow as Israel Buries its Soldiers

July 22, 2014 Featured, News No Comments

27 Israeli soldiers have lost their lives in Gaza conflict.

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Tears Flow as Israel Buries its Soldiers

MH17: David Remnick: Putin put himself in this box

July 22, 2014 Featured, World No Comments

David Remnick edits The New Yorker Magazine and has written extensively about Russia since the days of the old Soviet Union. He breaks down Putin's latest moves and discusses the international community's response to the downing of MH17.

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MH17: David Remnick: Putin put himself in this box

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    A recent article claims the current governments of Zambia and Ghana are struggling to balance the books and are borrowing money at reckless levels. While citizens there are rightly worried about public spending, the assertion that debt cancellation of the early 2000s was ‘no cure’ is not supported by evidence. […]

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  • Take Action: Support U.S. Advisory Troops Combatting LRA Violence July 22, 2014
    Editor’s Note: This blog is cross-posted from Invisible Children and first appeared on their website. Right now, approximately 100 U.S. military advisors are in central Africa, assisting the regional mission to end LRA violence and arrest Joseph Kony. They were first sent to the region in late 2011, as a result of the LRA Disarmament and Northern Uganda Reco […]

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  • Sister of MH17 victim: I'm just trying to keep it together for my parents July 22, 2014
    Andrei Anghel was on his way to Bali to celebrate the end of his second year of medical school when he was killed on Flight 17. His sister Alexandra shared her memories with Anderson Cooper. She says Andrei went into medicine because he always wanted to help people and aspired to make a difference in […] […]
  • MH17: Intelligence community finds answers to some questions July 22, 2014
    Some questions about the downing of MH17 may never be answered. However, the U.S. intelligence community is analyzing clues and says it's certain about several key facts. Barbara Starr has the latest. […]
  • MH17: Remembering the families killed July 22, 2014
    Several entire families were among the 298 people killed when Flight 17 was shot down. Many parents and children on board were traveling to or from vacation destinations. Anderson Cooper takes a look at some of their stories. The Netherlands lost 193 of its citizens in the downing of Flight 17. Heartbreak has been compounded […] […]

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