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Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 11:57 PM

Foster Dad Smoked Pot on Day of Hot-Car Death: DA

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 9:36 PM

Congress Approves $225 Million For Israel's Iron Dome

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 7:54 PM

Watch What This Man Does When His Phone Rings on Live TV

A guest’s attempt to silence his phone after it rang in the middle of a live broadcast was not as subtle as he may have hoped. Read »
Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 7:18 PM

Investigators Begin Work at Malaysia Airline Crash Site in Ukraine

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 10:45 PM

GOP-Led House Votes to Crack Down on Undocumented Kids

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 5:26 PM

Missing Israeli Soldier May Have Been Killed in Ambush: Hamas

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 4:54 PM

Clinton on Sept. 10, 2001: I Could Have Killed Bin Laden

Former President Bill Clinton was in Australia the day before the September 11 attacks when he described a chance he passed up to take down Osama bin Laden. "I nearly got him. And I could have killed him, but I would have to destroy a little town called Kandahar in Afghanistan and kill 300 innocent women and children, and then I would have been no better than him. And so I just didn't do it," he said on tape. The recording was lost and forgotten about until last week, when Michael Kroger, the former head of the Liberal Party in the Australian state of Victoria, remembered he had the tape, and Sky News in Australia played it on Thursday. Read »
Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 2:48 PM

New Video Shows Isolated Brazilian Tribe Near Amazon

An amazing new video showing a previously isolated indigenous Amazonian tribe emerged this week years after a government organization started studying the group. Brazil's National Indigenous Foundation said it has been monitoring the group since 2008, but direct contact was not made until June. The footage shows the tribesmen's contact with members of the Ashaninka community in the state of Acre in northwestern Brazil near the Peru border. Some of the tribesmen in the video are armed with weapons, but their interaction appears to be mostly peaceful. Read »
Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 2:24 PM

Obama: GOP Border Bill "Extreme and Unworkable"

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 9:30 AM

House to Give Border Bill Another Try Friday

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Palestinians Turned Away From Cairo Peace Talks

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 8:20 AM

Job Growth Slows in July; Jobless Rate Inches Up

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 5:06 AM

Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Law Struck Down

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 3:21 AM

25 Dead After Gas Explosion Rocks City In Taiwan

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 8:48 PM

Sudanese Mom Who Faced Death Over Faith Lands in U.S.