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S. Korea ferry fugitive found dead 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:48:09 EDT 
    DNA taken from a body found in June matches that of fugitive billionaire Yoo Byung-eun, police in South Korea said Tuesday.


UK to probe Russian spy's death 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:48:16 EDT 
    The UK Home Office will hold an independent public inquiry into the 2006 death of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko, it announced Tuesday.


Boko Haram raid kills 66, 15,000 flee 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:18:18 EDT 
    A days-long raid on a northeast Nigerian town by Boko Haram left dozens dead and displaced more than 15,000 residents, Nigeria's National Emergency Management Agency reports.


Obamacare hit by court ruling 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:30:31 EDT 
    In a dramatic blow to a key Obamacare program, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that individuals cannot use tax credits or subsidies to buy health insurance on federally run exchanges.


Deadly MERS virus 'may be airborne' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:42:13 EDT 
    The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, better known as MERS, may be an airborne virus, according to an observation paper published Tuesday in the journal mBio.


Typhoon Matmo set to hit Taiwan 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:28:49 EDT 
    After super Typhoon Rammasun battered parts of the Philippines and China last week, another sizable storm is approaching Taiwan.


Boston bomber's friend convicted 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:16:48 EDT 
    A federal jury on Monday found a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty of obstructing the investigation into the 2013 attack.


Hundreds of flights canceled in China 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:15:46 EDT 
    Hundreds of flights to and from eastern China were canceled or delayed Monday and state media warned that more disruptions should be expected in the next few weeks.


Candidate pulls out of Indonesia poll 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:43:35 EDT 
    Indonesia's election commission, the KPU, is expected to release the official presidential election results Tuesday.


Britain's Prince George turns one 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:51:13 EDT 
    Prince George isn't your average one year old. He started walking before he was one. Oh, and, he's going to be king -- of 16 countries. I had to remind myself occasionally of that latter fact as I stood outside the hospital in London where the he was born... for a week before he was born.


World Cup star joins Real Madrid 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:18:55 EDT 
    One of the World Cup's most exciting players has joined Real Madrid.


47 shot: Chicago's violent weekend 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:07:19 EDT 
    After an 11-year-old girl was shot and killed by a stray bullet while sitting on a friend's bedroom floor, Chicago officials met Monday to discuss the city's recent surge in gun violence.


Female genital mutilation risk exposed 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:32:40 EDT 
    "All I can remember is being held down and the pain. I think it will haunt me forever," the young girl told counselors. "I try to avoid talking about what happened to me because I think people will judge me, but I'm scared that if I don't tell, it will happen to other girls."


Teens charged with homeless killings 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:59:54 EDT 
    Three teens admitted to police they attacked two homeless men who were found dead in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Saturday, police said.


U.N.: '70% of dead are civilians' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:17:13 EDT 
    The U.N. says most of the 600-plus Palestinians killed during Israel's incursion into Gaza are civilians. Israel says that Hamas is to blame for using human shields.
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