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  • US cites 'outrageous,' 'barbaric' actions in Gaza

    US cites 'outrageous,' 'barbaric' actions in Gaza

    Saturday, August 2 2014 12:51 AM EDT2014-08-02 04:51:10 GMT
    The White House says the apparent abduction of an Israeli soldier would be an "absolutely outrageous" action by Hamas.
    The Obama administration on Friday condemned "outrageous" violations of an internationally brokered Gaza cease-fire by Palestinian militants and called the apparent abduction of an Israeli soldier a "barbaric" action.
  • House OKs bill to address border crisis

    House OKs bill to address border crisis

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-08-02 02:47:58 GMT
    House Republicans revived their bill on the U.S.-Mexico border crisis in dramatic fashion Friday, preparing to pass it after winning over conservatives with tough new provisions that could threaten deportation for...
    House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion bill that could lead to...
  • Congress backs Israel's Iron Dome missile defense

    Congress backs Israel's Iron Dome missile defense

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-08-02 02:31:51 GMT
    The Senate has approved $225 million to replenish Israel's missile defense system, and House approval is expected before lawmakers begin a summer break.
    Congress approved a $225 million package to replenish Israel's missile defenses with its last order of business before a five-week recess, as the Jewish state's cease-fire with Hamas unraveled and Israeli forces...
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  • Illinois governor hopeful pledges $1M of fortune

    Illinois governor hopeful pledges $1M of fortune

    Friday, August 1 2014 9:22 PM EDT2014-08-02 01:22:37 GMT
    The wealthy Republican running for Illinois governor is catching heat for pledging $1 million of his personal fortune to a credit union on Chicago's South Side for loans to small African-American businesses.
    The wealthy Republican running for Illinois governor is catching heat for pledging $1 million of his personal fortune to a credit union on Chicago's South Side for loans to small African-American businesses.
  • Indiana ethics law faulted after official cleared

    Indiana ethics law faulted after official cleared

    Friday, August 1 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-08-02 00:13:48 GMT
    Troy Woodruff knew his family's sale of nearly 3 acres of prime land near an Indiana highway project he oversaw as a top state transportation official would raise eyebrows. He did not disclose the sale even...
    Troy Woodruff knew his family's sale of nearly 3 acres of prime land near an Indiana highway project he oversaw as a top state transportation official would raise eyebrows. He did not disclose the sale even though the...
  • Moody's upgrades Greece's credit rating

    Moody's upgrades Greece's credit rating

    Friday, August 1 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-08-01 22:18:14 GMT
    Moody's ratings agency has upgraded Greece's government bond rating , predicting a gradual decline of the national debt.
    Moody's ratings agency late Friday upgraded Greece's government bond rating, predicting a gradual decline of its massive national debt.
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