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U.S. intelligence is confident surface-to-air missile hit jet from rebel territory.

      
 
 

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:58:38 -0400
China braces for 2nd typhoon; Taiwan drenched

The typhoon injured five people in Taiwan and knocked out power to 31,505 homes.

      
 
 

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:12:16 -0400
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:51:28 -0400
Tel Aviv flight ban cuts off Israelis

Israel calls flight ban a prize for terrorism.

      
 
 

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:46:32 -0400
Russian spy widow 'pleased' about public inquiry

The widow of former Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko who was poisoned with radioactive tea in London in 2006 said she was 'very pleased' by the British government's announcement to hold a public inquiry into who was behind his death.

      
 
 

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:22:16 -0400
Time lapse of Costa Concordia

Time lapse video filmed on the eighth day of the refloating operation of the Costa Concordia shows storm clouds moving over the wreck as salvage workers prepare for the ship to be towed away.

      
 
 

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:19:51 -0400
'No loud Americans' sign outrages visitors at Ireland cafe

Americans are outraged after a cafe in Waterville, Ireland posts a sign that says 'No Loud Americans.' Video provided by Buzz60

      
 
 

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:19:10 -0400
Cameron makes surprise visit to Scotland before vote

British Prime Minister David Cameron visits Scotland to push the notion it should stay part of Britain ahead of next month's referendum.

      
 
 

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:11:40 -0400
Voices: Perry spotlights need for border solution

His decision to send 1,000 National Guard troops refocuses debate

      
 
 

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:43:15 -0400
Cockpit of MH17 found sawed in half at crash site

The bodies of more than 200 victims are expected to be flown to the Netherlands on Wednesday.

      
 
 

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