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(Washington, DC) -- The Obama administration is taking more heat after a new video was released today that apparently shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff by ISIS militants. State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki insisted the U.S. has launched more than 100...
(Undated) -- ISIS is releasing a video that reportedly shows the beheading of American hostage Steven Sotloff. Site Intelligence Monitoring Service reported the news today, but the authenticity of the video is not known at this time. The video warns governments to back away from...
(Undated) -- Another American doctor working in western Africa has Ebola. The missionary group SIM USA announced today that a third doctor working at their hospital in Monrovia tested positive for the deadly disease. However, this doctor was working in obstetrics and not with...
(Undated) -- The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging the massive NSA data collection program, this time in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York. Arguments are being heard today concerning how the government can gather information over the telephone. The...
(Undated) -- Dollar General is upping its bid for Family Dollar Stores. The deep discount retailer raised the bid to nine-point-one-billion dollars, or 80-dollars a share. It previously offered 78-dollars-50 cents a share. Family Dollar rejected the previous offer over concerns...
(Washington, DC) -- Chris Brown is pleading guilty in a Washington, D.C. assault case. The troubled singer entered the plea this morning to a misdemeanor assault charge for hitting a fan last October outside of the "W" Hotel. Brown was sentenced to time served. Brown's bodyguard...
(Dallas, TX) -- A dozen kids are hospitalized after a school bus tipped over this morning about 25 miles south of Dallas, Texas. Department of Public Safety officials say 19 children were on the bus when the driver became distracted and the vehicle left the roadway and toppled...
(Undated) -- The Pentagon is confirming a U.S. military strike against terrorists in Somalia. Rear Admiral John Kirby says results of the strike are being assessed. He didn't elaborate on the details, but Somalia says a U.S. drone strike hit a village held by Islamic al-Shabaab...
(Undated) -- Southern Utah University is taking Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's name off one of its buildings. Reid's name had been placed on the school's Outdoor Engagement Center to honor the school's famous alumnus. Citizens who oppose many of Reid's political views met...