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Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:59am

American aircraft have carried out more strikes against the Islamic State, after the extremist group beheaded U.S. journalist James...

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:26am

New York Times correspondent Matthew Rosenberg was forced to leave Afghanistan after officials called one of his recent stories...

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:24am

The nation's second-largest bank has agreed to pay nearly $17 billion to settle allegations that it misled investors into buying toxic...

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:13am

As we unpack St. Louis' long, tense history of racial unrest amid continuing protests in Ferguson, Mo., we find striking parallels...

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:11am

The move by Gov. Jay Nixon to pull out the troops came after a night that involved only a handful of arrests in the St. Louis suburb....

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 8:15am

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the Shin Bet, the country's domestic security service, for intelligence that set up...

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 7:16am

Our informal survey of what's on those back-to-school shopping lists, and how much it costs to fill kids' backpacks.

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Thu, 08/21/2014 - 6:57am

Dr. Kent Brantly and missionary Nancy Writebol have gone through "a rigorous course of treatment and thorough testing," Emory University...

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:41am

The World Health Organization says the official number of Ebola cases and deaths may "vastly underestimate" the scale of the outbreak....

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:40am

The attorney general hugged community leaders, a highway patrol captain and the mother of Michael Brown during his visit, and got an...