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  Air Algerie Plane Wreckage...According to a Burkina Faso official, the wreckage of an Air Algerie plane that went missing over northern Mali on Thursday was found near the border Mali-Burkina Faso border. Gen. Gilbert Diendere told the Associated Press the remains of the plane were ...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:38 am
  Pa. doctor shoots patient who...A psychiatric outpatient opened fired Thursday inside a hospital building near Philadelphia, killing his caseworker and slightly wounding a doctor who reportedly shot the gunman with his personal firearm, authorities said. The suspect was reported in ...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:36 am
  My son has been suspended five...Tunette Powell is a motivational speaker and author. She is co-founder of The Truth Heals, a nonprofit for individuals and families affected by fatherlessness. I received a call from my sons’ school in March telling me that my oldest needed to be picked ...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:29 am
  Man exonerated by DNA ??? and he...Michael Phillips had long ago given up trying to clear his name. At 57, he was a registered sex offender, living in a nursing home, wheelchair-bound from severe sickle cell anemia. Then in May, two police officers delivered news that Phillips says only God ...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:15 am
  Arizona execution lasts nearly two...The execution of a convicted murderer in Arizona lasted for nearly two hours on Wednesday, as witnesses said he gasped and snorted for much of that time before eventually dying. This drawn-out death of Joseph R. Wood III in Arizona prompted the ...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 9:48 am

  At least 15 killed by shelling of...United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed his horror at the attack on the school at Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza strip. I strongly condemn this act." Ban later arrived to Cairo where he was expected to meet U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who has been working the telephones to try to broker an elusive truce. Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Lieutenant Colonel Peter Lerner said there was a chance the school had been hit by stray Hamas rockets. "It could be errant fire from the IDF or rockets landing from Gaza terrorists but we still don't know, there's still a question mark," he told Reuters TV.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:19 pm
  French warplanes search Mali...By Hamid Ould Ahmed ALGIERS (Reuters) - French warplanes and U.N. helicopters scoured the north of Mali on Thursday for the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed carrying 110 passengers, nearly half of them French, from Burkina Faso to Algiers. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said authorities believed flight AH5017 may have encountered bad weather after the pilot requested to change direction shortly after takeoff due to a storm. Officials in Mali and Burkina Faso gave conflicting accounts of locating the crash. Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita said wreckage of the flight had been spotted in his country's far north, toward the Algerian border between the towns of Aguelhoc and Kidal.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:51 pm
  Ukrainian prime minister quits,...By Natalia Zinets and Elizabeth Piper KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's prime minister tendered his resignation on Thursday, berating parliament for failing to pass legislation to take control over an increasingly precarious energy situation and to increase army financing. Earlier on Thursday, two parties quit the government coalition, forcing new elections to a parliament whose make-up has not changed since before the toppling of pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovich in February. His successor, President Petro Poroshenko, supported the move, which one politician said would clear "Moscow agents" from the chamber. Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk's resignation could leave a hole at the heart of decision-making as Ukraine struggles to fund a war with pro-Russian rebels in its east and deals with the aftermath of a plane crash that killed 298 people.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 1:04 pm
  Rival Libyan militias clash in...By Patrick Markey and Aziz El Yaakoubi TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Heavy black smoke rose over southern Tripoli on Thursday after rival militias exchanged artillery and rocket fire in a battle over the Libyan capital's airport that has killed around 50 people in nearly a fortnight of fighting. Sporadic blasts echoed across the city since the morning in clashes that have deepened fears of post-war Libya becoming a failed state, with a fragile government unable to control heavily armed brigades battling for power. Fighting in the capital and the eastern city of Benghazi, its heaviest since the 2011 war that ousted Muammar Gaddafi, has led most international flights to Libya to be canceled and has prompted the United States to pull out embassy staff. Underscoring Libya's chaos, acting Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni said on Thursday that he was prevented by militias from flying from an airport outside Tripoli.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:21 pm
  U.N. aviation body to hold safety...The U.N. civil aviation body, ICAO, will meet in Montreal next week with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and other agencies to discuss airline safety following last week's downing of a Malaysian jet over Ukraine, two sources said on Thursday. Such a gathering would be unusual since the International Civil Aviation Organization has no operational role and cannot open or close air routes or warn carriers to avoid conflict zones. ...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:05 pm

  Gaza shelter attack 'kills 15'At least 15 people have been killed and more than 200 injured when a UN-run school used as a shelter in Gaza came under fire, Gazan health officials say.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:13 pm
  Wreckage of Algeria plane foundThe wreck of a plane that disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali, officials say.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:23 pm
  Success for hosts at Glasgow 2014Swimmers Ross Murdoch and Hannah Miley, as well as judo sisters Kimberley and Louise Renicks win gold as hosts Scotland take 10 medals on day one of the Commonwealth Games.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:20 pm
  Ex-boyfriend guilty of Jayden...The ex-boyfriend of pregnant teenager Jayden Parkinson, whose body was found in an Oxfordshire graveyard, is convicted of murder.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 1:42 pm
  Sudan 'apostasy' woman meets PopeA Sudanese woman who fled to Italy after being spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam meets Pope Francis at the Vatican.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 9:18 am

  Israel kills Palestinian in West...Israeli police shoot dead man and injure at least 55 others in Qalandia during massive protests in occupied West Bank.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:35 pm
  Gaza under fire: Live blogLive updates on Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip.
  Posted on 23 July 2014 | 5:06 am
  UN shelter in Gaza 'struck by...Gaza health ministry says bombardment killed at least 15 people and injured 200 in a UN-run school in Beit Hanoun.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:15 pm
  Ukraine PM resigns amid...Arseniy Yatsenyuk quits after collapse of ruling coalition, saying squabbles were hurting fight against separatists.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:01 pm
  France hunts for wreckage of...French foreign minister says Air Algerie plane carrying 116 people had "probably crashed" after disappearing over Mali.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:22 pm

Iraq elects new president as attacks kill dozens

U.N. shelter in Gaza shelled, killing at least 15; cease-fire elusive

Israel's Walls and Wars of Shame

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  New-Home Sales Slide 8.1%,...The market for newly built homes weakened in the first half of the year, a development that's likely to impede economic growth and could hold back job creation in 2014.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:17 pm
  Amazon Reports Another LossAmazon posted a massive sales bump but failed again to turn a profit, even as it has hinted at a growing resolve to boost margins.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:08 pm
  American, United Plan BuybacksThe parents of American Airlines and United Airlines unveiled stock-buyback plans, continuing the transformation of the country's largest carriers from bankruptcy into some of the most profitable in the world.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:01 pm
  GM's Profit Tumbles 80%GM reported an 80% drop its second-quarter net profit, with earnings hit by $2.5 billion in pretax charges related to vehicle recalls and money set aside to fund a compensation plan for victims of crashes linked to defective ignition-switches.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:58 pm
  Stocks End Mixed; S&P at RecordThe S&P 500 eked out a record high, but major indexes were little changed Thursday after conflicting reports on jobless claims and the housing market.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:20 pm

  At least 15 killed by shelling of...ALGIERS (Reuters) - French warplanes and U.N. helicopters scoured the north of Mali on Thursday for the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed carrying 110 passengers, nearly half of them French, from Burkina Faso to Algiers.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:19 pm
  U.N. aviation body to hold safety...WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday took another step toward authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama, claiming he has overstepped his executive powers in carrying out his landmark healthcare reform law.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:05 pm
  Ford's profit tops expectations,...KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Russia will cooperate with the investigation into the downing of a Malaysian airliner a week ago and is satisfied that the Netherlands, rather than Ukraine, is leading the effort, the country's ambassador to Malaysia said on Thursday.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:17 pm
  Russian court jails Putin foes on...WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in nearly 8-1/2 years last week, suggesting the labor market recovery was gaining traction.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:35 pm
  GM's profit falls on recall costs,...TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan authorities launched an investigation on Thursday into the crash of a TransAsia Airways turboprop plane in which 48 people were killed with the weather expected to be a factor in the inquiry.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:21 pm

  Massive West Bank clashes...Follow all the latest updates on Israel's efforts to extinguish rocket fire from the Gaza Strip.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:35 pm
  IDF: Terrorists opened fire from...JPost.com brings you all the latest news on Operation Protective Edge as the IDF attempts to halt the rocket threat from Gaza.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:28 pm
  A letter to ObamaPresident Mahmoud Abbas meets with Jordan's King Abdullah in Amman to discuss Egyptian-backed proposal.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:28 pm
  Iron Dome system intercepts rocket...Peres gives final speech as president before Rivilin's swearing in; mayors from South attend ceremony; customary cocktail party was canceled, out of sensitivity to the security situation.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:50 pm
  Reporter's notebook: Israelis...IDF retaliates, killing two terrorists; IAF strikes area used to store weapons.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:21 am

  Witnesses ???saw it fall from...THE search is on for an Air Algerie plane that disappeared with 116 people on board, after it was reportedly seen “falling” in northern Mali.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:07 pm
  Dutch deploy MH17...LATEST UPDATES: Australian officials set to visit MH17 crash site for first time as the Dutch PM reveals he will send 40 ‘peacekeepers’ to secure the wreckage.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:47 pm
  Ukraine PM quits after fists flyUKRAINIAN Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has resigned after two political parties cut ties with the majority coalition and fists flew in parliament.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:53 pm
  Faith brings them togetherBREKKIE WRAP: POPE Francis has met privately with a Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:23 pm
  School shelter attack kills 15FIFTEEN Palestinians have been killed after an Israeli shell slammed into a UN-run school where hundreds of civilians had taken refuge.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 1:19 pm

Iraq elects new president as attacks kill dozens

U.N. shelter in Gaza shelled, killing at least 15; cease-fire elusive

Israel's Walls and Wars of Shame

Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster

  Family dog dies on ferry as pets...P&O reviews its policies after Merlin, a four-year-old pug, was found unconscious in the rear of its owner's car on the cross-Channel ferry
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:04 pm
  Russia threatens to hit British...Putin could seize assets of British oil companies, Russian diplomat warns, as war of words over sanctions intensifies
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:00 pm
  Police spend ??5,000 on flowers to...The display in Bristol, used as a deterrent to miscreants and petty criminals, is believed to be the first time flowers have been used to combat crime
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:58 pm
  Teenager jailed for life for..."Habitual street robber" Kasim Ahmed will serve at least 23 years for stabbing Domino's worker Thavisha Lakindu Peiris, 25, who had been about to start as an IT consultant
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:40 pm
  Air Algerie plane 'crashes' with...President says wreckage spotted in two northern towns of the plane which reportedly crashed with 110 passengers and six crew on board after losing contact with air traffic control over Mali after taking off from Burkina Faso to Algeria
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:21 pm

  Pa. doctor shoots patient who...Gunman with psychiatric history opened fire inside office at hospital near Philadelphia. ???????]]>
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:08 am
  Air Algerie jet with 116 aboard...The airline says the plane crashed in northeastern Mali near the city of Gao. ???????]]>
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 1:43 am
  15 dead as Israeli fire hits U.N....Hundreds of people were seeking shelter at a U.N. school when the compound was hit. ???????]]>
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:09 am
  Disappearances raise concerns on...An Air Alg?rie flight lost radar contact over Mali, where violence continues. ???????]]>
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 8:01 am
  Robert Durst: From riches to...Man accused of urinating on a candy rack grew up in privilege but descended into a mysterious world. ???????]]>
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:34 am

  Wreckage of Air Alg??rie Plane,...Officials said the jet, which took off from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, went down during a storm in a semidesert area.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:19 pm
  Obama Urges End to Loophole...The president asked Congress to remove the tax advantages of inversion, in which corporations designate a foreign country as their official address.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:10 pm
  Amazon Shares Tumble as It Reports...The company continues to reinvest aggressively in its business, to the chagrin of investors hoping to see signs of profits.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:45 pm
  ???Supreme City,??? by Donald L....In the 1920s, Manhattan was transformed into America???s entertainment and communications epicenter.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:44 pm
  Ukraine Crisis Is Testing E.U.???s...As it considers sanctions against Russia, the European Union faces a question: Can it reconcile competing interests, confront a conflict on its borders and play a meaningful role in foreign policy?
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:16 pm

  Three Palestinians Killed In West...A 25-year-old man is among three killed as 10,000 people stage a massive protest at a checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:57 pm
  Passenger Plane Wreckage 'Spotted...The aircraft is thought to have come down in stormy weather while flying from Burkina Faso to Algeria.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:48 pm
  MH17: Ukraine Workers 'Chased Off...Armed separatists are accused of confiscating investigators' equipment and chasing them away from the wreckage of the downed jet.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:03 pm
  Last Moments Of Couple In Mystery...The engaged couple were hit by the same car in Norfolk, with allegations that she may have been pushed into oncoming traffic.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:16 am
  Jayden Parkinson's Ex-Partner...Ben Blakeley slams the door of the dock as he heads to the cells after being convicted of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend.
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:08 pm

Iraq elects new president as attacks kill dozens

U.N. shelter in Gaza shelled, killing at least 15; cease-fire elusive

Israel's Walls and Wars of Shame

Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster

  British Gas owner posts huge...British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 9:12 am
  Warsi cleared of expenses fiddleThe Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 9:12 am
  Bo's wife charged with murder of...The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:49 am
  Olympics kicks off with flag gaffeOlympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:11 am
  Police numbers drop to lowest...The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:03 am

  Almost 60% Of U.S. Say Obama Is...Has the Obama administration competently and effectively managed the government??A Fox News poll released Wednesday finds a majority of American voters says no -- including about a third of Democrats. A 58-percent majority says the White House has not been competent at mana?…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:21 pm
  GOOD NEWS: Insurers returned $9B... Insurance companies returned about $9 billion from premiums since 2011 because of an ObamaCare provision to cap how much profit they can make, according to a new Department of Health and Human Services report released Thursday. Under the Affordable Care Act, insurance companie?…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:49 pm
  Say Good-Bye To 'Luv, Ron' And Say...Hey yall,? yesterday I watched this new video by Reba McIntire of her new tune 'Pray For Peace',? and I didn't cry...I squalled,? loudly like a 3-year old being told no !!! I am not,? never have been a fan of McIntire,? or any of the 'new-wave' C&W th?…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:41 am
  So... You've quit believing in... Now what indeed. Congratulations Neo. ?You have chosen the Red Pill and can now see reality for what it really is. ? There are many benefits to living a life without the yoke of a God. ?Your morality flows from your own sense of your humanity, and how you'd like t?…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:28 am
  Rick Perry's National Guard... What this means, of course, is that Perry’s call up order is even more utterly pointless than I initially thought it was. At the time, the announcement made it sound as if the Guard would be assisting and supplementing the duties of the Border Patrol at the border, both i?…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:46 am

  New political turmoil in Ukraine...As Ukraine deals with the conflict with separatists in the east of the country, and the downing of the Malaysia Airlines plane, it has been thrown…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:07 pm
  Air Algerie plane missing with 116...An Air Algerie plane with 116 people on board is believed to have crashed, according to the French Foreign Minister. A search is underway for the…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:39 pm
  Sudanese mother sentenced to death...A Sudanese mother who was handed a death sentence for renouncing Islam has had an audience with the Pope in the Vatican. Meriam Yahia Ibrahim was…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:03 pm
  General Motors profit hit by...General Motors has reported a much lower second-quarter profit. Net income fell to $190 million from $1.2 billion in the same period last year.…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 1:49 pm
  Urgent calls for immediate Gaza...Amid increasingly urgent international calls for an immediate ceasefire in the Gaza conflict, the casualty list grows by the hour. In just one of…
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:40 pm

  Albuquerque police brutality case...
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  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:45 pm
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  Massacre of families who took...Hussein Shembali???s family thought they would finally be safe after fleeing the heavy shelling around their homes in northern Gaza...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 8:01 pm
  Isis orders female genital...The United Nations yesterday condemned an order by Islamist militants for all women and girls in the Iraqi city of...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 8:01 pm
  Brotherly love takes second place...Jonny Brownlee realised that his chance of triathlon gold was fading away at the end of a gruelling bike stage....
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 8:01 pm
  Scots independence vote unsettles...All eyes are on Scotland, with the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony in Glasgow this week and the Edinburgh Festival and...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 8:01 pm
  Riverside home with (possibly) the...For security-conscious buyers who value their privacy, have an interest in military history and desire a trophy address, Number 1,...
  Posted on 24 July 2014 | 8:01 pm

  Obama: Allies Will Soon Take...Filed under: Democrats, Republicans, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, International, Congress, Conservatives'I have absolutely no doubt that we will be able to transfer control of this operation to an international coalition,' President Obama said Tuesday.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 10:11 pm
  Democrats Could Lose Senate, Biden...Filed under: Senate, Democrats, Republicans, 2012 ElectionsDemocrats are only four seats away from losing control of the Senate to Republicans in 2012, Vice President Biden warned supporters in a online appeal for donations Tuesday.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:30 pm
  South Dakota Governor Signs Tough...Filed under: AbortionThe measure would require a women seeking an abortion to wait three days after meeting with a doctor and receive counseling before undergoing the procedure. Opponents promise a lawsuit.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:04 pm
  Republican Sen. Scott Brown: GOP's...Filed under: Senate, House, Democrats, Republicans, Abortion, CongressThe Massachusetts Republican joins another GOP senator, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, in expressing concerns about a proposal to end federal funding for the organization.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 4:44 pm
  Half of Americans Approve of...Filed under: Polls, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, Poll Watch, IndependentsObama's marks for his handling of Libya come despite criticism from the left, right and abroad that he waited too long to act against the Gadhafi regime, and that once he did, the mission was not as defined as he promised it would be.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 1:46 pm

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84-year-old store owner not done yet

No matter the challenge, consignment store owner and entrepreneur Elena Johnson, 84, never gave up.

Health inspectors go door to door warning of chikungunya virus

Health inspectors from both the State of Florida and Palm Beach County went door to door on Thursday in Boynton Beach, informing people about the latest health hazard: chikungunya virus.

Slaying of Florida State University law professor is a seeming mystery

Police have released few specifics about the slaying of a Florida State University law professor. But investigators have made one detail clear: Whoever targeted the man wanted him dead.

Investigators: House fire may have been intentionally set with gasoline

Investigators said they are looking into the possibility that someone dumped gasoline inside the Lake Worth home before setting it on fire.

Treasure Coast couple finds military rockets in attic

A couple in Fort Pierce found two military rockets in their attic on Wednesday.

Deputies seek clues in disappearance of father, son

Deputies are working to determine what happened to a father and a son who disappeared in Martin County more than a week ago.

Toddler, 4-year-old sister found wandering alone

A father faces child neglect charges after his two children are found wandering alone, playing by a Dumpster near a busy road.

Lake Worth women lose thousands spent on trip to Israel

A group of Lake Worth women are concerned the money they gave to a rabbi for a trip to Israel is gone for good.

Suspect in Riviera Beach shootout faces a judge

The suspect in a shooting at a busy intersection in Riviera Beach surrenders to authorities.

State requires All Aboard Florida to install millions in safety upgrades

All Aboard Florida has agreed to a requirement by the state to spend additional millions for safety upgrades at 57 grade crossings between West Palm Beach and northern St. Lucie County.

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Paul Ryan on How To Solve Poverty in America: Empower People, Don't Oversee Them

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan speaks at the American Enterprise Institute and unveils a new vision for addressing...

Hillary on Media: "I Do Sometimes Expect More Than Perhaps I Should"

jOHN HARWOOD, HOST: Last question, Secretary, before we run out of time. It's about you and the press. [Former NYT...

Howard Stern: "If You're Anti-Israel, Then You're Anti-America"

HOWARD STERN: Oh, fuck off... I don't want to listen to any anti-Semitism today. Jews get enough s**t all over...

Hillary Clinton: "The Reset Worked" With Russia

HILLARY CLINTON: The reset worked. It was an effort to try to obtain Russian cooperation on key objectives while Medvedev was...

Chris Hayes: Republicans Want To Send Commercial Airliners Into A War Zone

Chris Hayes on Ted Cruz accusing the Obama administration of using the FAA to play politics.

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