WASHINGTON (July 24, 2014) — Republicans have cleared legislation for a vote in the House that authorizes the filing of an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law.
HELENA, Mont. (July 24, 2014) — Democrat Gov. Steve Bullock of Montana says he didn't know that Sen. John Walsh had plagiarized parts of his master's thesis when he appointed the former National Guard general to the Senate earlier this year.
CAPE CHARLES, Va. (July 24, 2014) - Virginia State Police say two were killed and at least 20 injured when a fierce storm slammed a campground on the state's Eastern Shore.
ALGIERS, Algeria (July 24, 2014) - An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali and "probably crashed," according to the plane's owner and government officials in France and Burkina Faso.
OUAGADOUGO, Burkina Faso (July 24, 2014) — 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.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (July 24, 2014) — 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 courtyard.
WASHINGTON (July 24, 2014) — President Barack Obama is praising Mexico's attempts to target smugglers who are trafficking unaccompanied children from Central America through Mexico to the United States.
MEXICO CITY (July 24, 2014) — A Mexican judge has ordered six employees of a group home raided amid charges of abuse and filthy conditions to stand trial, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
WASHINGTON (July 24, 2014) — The House passed a bill Thursday that would simplify a complicated patchwork of tax breaks for higher education but would exclude many graduate students.
WASHINGTON (July 24, 2014) - The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights in and out of Israel.
ROME (July 24, 2014) - A Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for refusing to recant her Christian faith arrived Thursday in Italy en route to the United States along with her family, including an infant born in prison.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (July 24, 2014) - 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.
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (July 24, 2014) - Widespread drought across the West had forecasters expecting an above-average wildfire season this summer, which so far has not lived up to expectations.
DENVER (July 24, 2014) - For years, gay rights activists in Colorado repeatedly said it would only be a matter of time before they would be allowed to marry.
KHARKIV, Ukraine (July 24, 2014) - A Dutch military aircraft carrying remains of victims of the Malaysian plane which was downed over eastern Ukraine has departed for the Netherlands.
WASHINGTON (July 24, 2014) - After spending nearly $300 million on a new computer system to handle disability claims, the Social Security Administration still can't get it to work. And officials can't say when it will.