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U.S. says Russia violated 1987 missile pact

Air Force's nuclear missile forceThe Obama administration has called the alleged breach a, quote, 'very serious matter.'

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:13:09 -0400
U.S. launches neighborhood watch' spy satellites

Students Design Radiation Shield for NASA's Orion SpacecraftA rocket carrying 2 Air Force neighborhood watch' satellites has lifted off from Cape Canaveral.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:56:01 -0400
Storms knock down U.S.-Mexico fence in Arizona

A border patrol vehicle stands guard at a section of collapsed fence just west of the Mariposa Port of Entry in Nogales, Ariz., Sunday, July 27, 2014, after severe storms in southern Arizona over the weekend knocked down a chunk of the metal border fence that divides Mexico and the U.S. Rain runoff from the storms destroyed about 60 feet worth of fence and caused damage to homes just north of it. (AP Photo/Nogales International, Jonathan Clark)An unusual amount of rain that ravaged parts of southern Arizona also knocked down 60 feet of the rebar-reinforced steel fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:17:28 -0400
American accused of bribes extradited from Iraq

Metin Atilan, 54, is shown in this Sunday, July 27, 2014, photo provided by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office. Atilan, who has been a federal fugitive since 2008, is charged with bribing U.S. military contracting officials for work in Iraq. (AP Photo/Montgomery County Sheriff's Office)A federal fugitive accused of bribing U.S. military contracting officials in Iraq has been returned to the U.S. in what prosecutors say was the first extradition under a 1936 treaty between the two countries.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:54:33 -0400
No Labels? No results? No problem.

No Labels, a group of Republican and Democrat Congressmen, gather to call for a solution to end the U.S. Government shut down on Capitol Hill in Washington.Formed with bipartisan mission, group banks on political dysfunction.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:00:00 -0400
U.S. teen held in Israel after arrest

An Israeli armored vehicle stirs up dust near the Israel Gaza border, Monday, July 28, 2014. A truce between Israel and Hamas militants in Gaza remained elusive as diplomats sought to end the fighting at the start of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)The U.S. is confirming that a 15-year-old American citizen is being held by Israeli authorities for his alleged role in protests earlier this month in East Jerusalem.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:20:25 -0400
Police: Slain family of five was murder-suicide

Kristi Harkins watches police activity at an apartment complex where five members of a family, including three children, were found dead Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Saco, Maine. The bodies of a father, mother and children were found inside the apartment, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)A maintenance worker with financial problems killed his wife and three children with a shotgun, then committed suicide, over the weekend in what state police called one of the worst cases of domestic violence in Maine history, investigators said Monday.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:48:44 -0400
Clippers: Record-setting $2B sale approved

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion. Lawyers for Sterling plan to argue Monday, July 28, 2014, that Shelly Sterling had no right to make the deal with Ballmer, even though Donald Sterling had given her written authority to pursue a sale. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)Ruling against Donald Sterling permits sale of team to ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:33:00 -0400
2 men charged in fatal Philadelphia carjacking

2 men charged, ID'd in fatal Tioga carjacking, crashMurder charges for suspects in carjacking and subsequent crash that killed 3 children.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:54:49 -0400
Overrun by militants, Iraq comes undone

This undated file image posted on a militant website on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows fighters from the al-Qaida linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) marching in Raqqa, Syria. Across the broad swath of territory it controls from northern Syria through northern and western Iraq, the extremist group known as the Islamic State has proven to be highly organized governors. (AP Photo/Militant Website, File)Baghdad situation is so dire, top military leaders said to have bags packed ready to flee.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:18:49 -0400
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