Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:28:08 PM CST
US, Europe hit Russia with new sanctions
The United States and the European Union hit Russia with new sanctions Tuesday, as they escalated a major diplomatic battle with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The new penalties are designed to "increase the pressure on Russia" to stop support of ...
US and EU Extend Russia Sanctions Over Eastern Ukraine Violence
U.S. Stocks Drop With Ruble on Sanctions, Bonds Advance
EU sanctions on Russia agreed putting City of London in front line
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:57:01 PM CST
Hamas demands for cease-fire and Israel's concerns
JERUSALEM — Hamas rulers have presented a list of demands to stop their fire on Israel in the Gaza war. Israel has said it doesn't want to reward Hamas for its rocket campaign, but has other reasons to oppose the demands — mostly based on security.
Israel strikes symbols of Hamas' control in Gaza, shuts down power plant
Gaza's only power plant destroyed in Israel's most intense air strike yet
Israel bombs Hamas leader's home
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:50:38 PM CST
Fears of Ebola spread in West Africa as 2nd American infected
Health officials in West Africa are scrambling to contain a possible widening of an Ebola outbreak after a man believed to be affected by the virus traveled by plane from Liberia to Ghana to Togo to Nigeria, where he died on Friday. The death of Patrick Sawyer ...
Ebola, Spreading in Africa, Could Land in US
Ebola outbreak: Top doctor dies from disease after treating dozens
CDC: Ebola not a significant threat to United States
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:54:21 PM CST
Venice pilot releases statement on what happened during deadly crash on beach
A statement from Karl Kokomoor is read by the pastor as his wife (far left) listens. Ommy Irizarry with daughter Oceana - Courtesy Instagram. WeblinksMore>> · Young plane crash victim critically injured · Young plane crash victim critically injured. Updated: ...
Small plane lands on sand in Miami Beach
9-year-old girl dies after being hit by a plane on a Florida beach
9-year old Oceana Irizzary, Fort Benning girl struck by plane on Florida beach ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:34:33 PM CST
President Obama's impeachment is a fantasy--for both parties.
Barack Obama is not getting impeached. But for several years, Republicans have been indulging and even encouraging that fantasy on the part of the more extreme edges of their base. Conservative backbenchers have told their constituents the votes are ...
Boehner rules out impeachment as Democrats cash in on threat
Impeachment Mania Is Sweeping Both Parties
White House wont tell Dems to stop fundraising off impeachment
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:22:16 PM CST
US appeals panel strikes down Miss. abortion law
La Crosse Tribune
2014-07-29T13:29:39Z US appeals panel strikes down Miss. abortion lawThe Associated Press The Associated Press. 53 minutes ago • By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS. (0) Comments. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal appeals court panel has ruled that a ...
Court Saves Lone Miss. Abortion Clinic
US appeals court strikes down law that would have closed sole Mississippi ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:21:14 PM CST
House-Senate negotiators approve $17B VA bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — House and Senate negotiators have approved a $17 billion compromise bill to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs and reform a program scandalized by veterans' long waits for health care and VA workers falsifying records to ...
US Senate unanimously confirms McDonald to head veterans agency
Senate Confirms Obama's Choice to Lead VA
Ex-P&G CEO McDonald Confirmed as US Veterans' Secretary
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:17:09 PM CST
Chris Kyle trial: Readers debate whether Jesse Ventura deserves to win $1.8 ...
Kyle was killed at a gun range last year, so his widow, Taya Kyle, is the executor of the estate. Taya Kyle grew up in Gladstone and is the daughter of Lake Oswego Mayor Kent Studebaker. She now lives near Dallas, Texas. The Kyles have two young children ...
Ventura wins $1.8 million in defamation suit
Ventura attorney: $1.8M award was fair
Jury awards Ventura $1.8 million in defamation case
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:10:22 PM CST
Libya says its oilfields are safe from the fighting
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya is pumping crude oil at around 500,000 barrels per day and all its oilfields are secure despite continued violence, an official from the Libyan Oil Ministry said on Tuesday. Intense fighting in the eastern city of Benghazi, where many oil ...
Canadian Embassy in Libya suspends operations
Italy, Eni Offer Help in Putting Out Tripoli Airport Fire
Militia gunfire in Libya capital as inferno rages
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:48:45 PM CST
Why Lady Gaga's Jazz Album Will Be a Refreshing Turn From Her Catchy Pop ...
Call her nutty, call her a performance artist, call her a meat-wearer (well, uh, that's true), but you can't deny that Lady Gaga sure knows how to reinvent herself and provoke a reaction. But this next change isn't just a fashion change, it's a musical change, ...
Lady Gaga says recording jazz music was easier than pop; singer readies jazz ...
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett Team Up for 'Cheek to Cheek' Jazz Album
Tony Bennett designed Lady Gaga's new tattoo.