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New Obama birth control fixes for religious groups

New Obama birth control fixes for religious groups

Obama offers new birth control fixes to religious nonprofits, some for-profits companies
Updated: 1 hour ago
Lawsuits challenge FAA drone, model aircraft rules

Lawsuits challenge FAA drone, model aircraft rules

Lawsuits filed challenging stricter FAA rules for model aircraft, commercial drone operations
Updated: 1 hour ago
Pentagon cites 'dangerous' Chinese jet intercept

Pentagon cites 'dangerous' Chinese jet intercept

Pentagon cites 'dangerous' and 'unprofessional' intercept of US plane by Chinese fighter
Updated: 1 hour ago
1990 arson-murder rap tossed, man is set free

1990 arson-murder rap tossed, man is set free

Man freed from prison after 24-year-old arson conviction overturned in daughter's death
Updated: 1 hour ago

Coalition sues over immigrants' access to lawyers

Coalition files suit over lack of access to lawyers at New Mexico immigrant detention center
Updated: 1 hour ago
Obama taking less vacation, but too much for some

Obama taking less vacation, but too much for some

No good time for vacation: Obama taking less days off than predecessors, too much for critics
Updated: 1 hour ago
Ebola spreads in Nigeria; Liberia has 1,000 deaths

Ebola spreads in Nigeria; Liberia has 1,000 deaths

Ebola outbreak widens in Nigeria; Liberia death toll tops 1,000; Experts fear "shadow zones"
Updated: 1 hour ago

Islamic State backers under scrutiny in US

US officials intensify scrutiny of Islamic State backers, fearing a domestic threat
Updated: 1 hour ago

Parole denied yet again for Lennon's killer

Parole board refuses yet again to release John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman
Updated: 2 hours ago

Potential 2016 candidates cautious on Ferguson

Possible 2016 presidential candidates expressing caution on Ferguson shooting
Updated: 2 hours ago