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Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 4:20 PM

Proposed Texas Shelter For Child Immigrants Would Be Largest in US

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 12:58 PM

Boy Crashes Into Home During Driving Lesson

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 12:41 PM

Man Shot, Paralyzed Over Unpaid Parking Tickets

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By Emma Goss

Dramatic Photos: The Conflict in Gaza

The violence in Gaza between Israel and Hamas continues to escalate... See Full Gallery »

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Man 'Atoning' for Carjacking That Killed 3 Kids: Attorney

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 12:21 PM
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By Justin Ray

Top News Photos of the Week

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Fist Bumps Less Germy Than Handshakes: Study

British researchers conducted an experiment that suggested that fist bumps are a cleaner way for people to greet each other, The Associated Press reported. The familiar knocking of knuckles spreads only one-twentieth the amount of bacteria that a handshake does, researchers report. The full results of the study were published online Monday in the American Journal of Infection Control. Read »

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 6:32 PM

Anti-Semitic Vandalism Hits Synagogue

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 8:30 PM

D.C. Files Motion to Keep Gun Ban

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 6:12 AM

Second American Diagnosed With Ebola in Liberia

A second U.S. citizen working in Liberia has tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus, a charitable organization working in the county said on Sunday, NBC News reported. The latest victim is Nancy Writebol, who was helping a joint Serving In Mission/Samaritan's Purse team in Liberia to help treat victims of the deadly disease at a Case Management Center in Monrovia, according to a statement from Samaritan’s Purse. Meanwhile, Dr. Kent Brantly, 33, an American earlier infected with the disease was receiving intensive treatment Sunday and was in stable condition. Read »
Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 1:33 AM

U.N. Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-Fire

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 10:41 AM

Tow Truck Driver Gunned Down After Car Repo

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 8:00 PM

Passersby Struck by Car at Comic-Con Zombie Walk

Sunday, Jul 27, 2014 at 5:54 PM

Satellite Images Show Russia Firing Into Ukraine: Officials

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 7:38 AM

5 Family Members Found Dead in Maine Home