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(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says the blame for violence and instability in eastern Ukraine lies with Russia. In a White House news conference yesterday, Obama insisted that separatists inside Ukraine are being armed and financed by Russia. He threatened additional...
(Undated) -- ISIS is taking credit for executing "dozens" of captured Syrian soldiers. The militants seized an airport Sunday following weeks of fighting with loyalist forces and tweeted about carrying out 200 executions. The capture of the airport cements ISIS's control over...
(Westfield, MA) -- A pilot is dead after his F-15 fighter jet crashed in western Virginia on Wednesday. An official with the National Guard in Massachusetts said the pilot was unable to eject and died in the crash. Search teams reached the crash site Thursday afternoon where...
(New York, NY) -- Doctors at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Manhattan are expected to bring comedienne Joan Rivers out of a medically-induced coma this weekend to evaluate her condition. Rivers is reportedly resting comfortably after she stopped breathing yesterday during minor throat...
(Undated) -- There are signs of a potentially deadly brain-eating bacteria in water samples in some parts of Louisiana. Officials are warning folks in the towns of Reserve, Garyville and Mount Airy not to allow water to get inside their noses when swimming because it could...
(Boston, MA) -- For the second time in a week, a fight between passengers over a reclining seat forces a airliner to make an unscheduled landing. Attorney Janet Macnab says her client, Edmund Alexandre, was on an American Airlines flight from Miami to Paris when he became angry...
(Undated) -- A new report claims the militant Islamist group ISIS waterboarded at least four western captives in Syria, including beheaded American journalist James Foley. A French journalist who was held captive with Foley has told reporters the American also was subjected to...
(Fort Leavenworth, KS) -- The Army psychologist who murdered 13 people at Fort Hood wants to join ISIS. Nidal Hasan sent a letter to ISIS leadership a few weeks ago, saying it would be an honor to be an obedient citizen soldier for someone who doesn't compromise the religion of...
(Ferguson, MO) -- A group of protestors in Ferguson, Missouri is suing local police officials for 40-million dollars over civil rights violations. The lawsuit is being filed by six people who say law enforcement engaged in "militaristic displays of force and weaponry" during...