07/24/14 10:16 PM
KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Two more military aircraft carrying remains of victims from the Malaysian plane disaster arrived in the Netherlands on Thursday, while Australian and Dutch diplomats joined to promote a plan for a U.N. team to secure the crash site which has been controlled by...
07/24/14 09:16 PM
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A U.N. school in Gaza crowded with hundreds of Palestinians seeking refuge from fierce fighting came under fire Thursday, killing at least 15 civilians and leaving a sad tableau of blood-spattered pillows, blankets and children's clothing scattered in the...
07/24/14 08:01 PM
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Authorities in Aruba announced Thursday that they arrested a close confidant of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez who was sent as that country's consul to the Caribbean island despite being sanctioned by the U.S. government on charges of drug trafficking. Hugo...
07/24/14 07:32 PM
OUAGADOUGO, Burkina Faso (AP) — An Air Algerie jetliner carrying 116 people crashed Thursday in a rainstorm over restive Mali, and its wreckage was found near the border of neighboring Burkina Faso — the third major international aviation disaster in a week. The plane, owned by Spanish...
By Kevin Daley | 07/24/14 07:16 PM
Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., and Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, are levying a cheap pathological appeal with unmatched tone-deafness.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/24/14 06:48 PM
President Obama placed the blame for the recent rush of U.S. companies to overseas tax jurisdictions squarely on congressional inaction Thursday, saying that "Congress is just not productive."
By James R. Copland | 07/24/14 06:40 PM
On June 30, the Securities and Exchange Commission issued new rules clarifying the duties of proxy advisory firms that guide institutional investors voting their equity shares. Left unresolved by the SEC is an April rulemaking petition by business groups that asked the agency to reconsider its...
By Byron York | 07/24/14 06:30 PM
After a lethal injection took two hours to execute a convicted murderer, a federal judge suggests returning to older, now-abandoned methods.
By Ashe Schow | 07/24/14 06:16 PM
Allies of Bill and Hillary Clinton have declared war against Barbara Comstock, the Republican candidate for Virginia's 10th District and former Clinton opposition researcher.
By Becket Adams | 07/24/14 06:09 PM
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Thursday that the 2009 "reset" with Moscow "worked," a claim seemingly divorced from all reality considering Russia's involvement in the violence in Ukraine and Syria.
07/24/14 06:01 PM
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso official says wreckage, remains from missing air Algerie flight found in Mali .
By Brian Hughes | 07/24/14 05:55 PM
President Obama, in California Thursday to talk about "economic patriotism," walked a very fine tightrope in talking up the administration's accomplishments.
By Sean Higgins | 07/24/14 05:32 PM
In a case involving a Macy's department store cosmetics counter, the National Labor Relations Board on Tuesday further expanded its recent precedents allowing for so-called "micro-unions."
07/24/14 05:30 PM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific Corp. said Thursday that its quarterly profit climbed 17 percent as the railroad hauled 8 percent more freight and raised shipping rates. The Omaha, Nebraska-based company said it hauled more agricultural, automotive, intermodal, industrial and coal shipments....
By Ashe Schow | 07/24/14 05:13 PM
Nearly 300 schoolgirls were abducted during a violent raid on a school in Chibok, Nigeria in April. To date, more than 200 girls are still missing.
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