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Israel bombards Gaza as it searches for soldier
Israel bombards Gaza as it searches for soldier


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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israel is striking dozens of sites in Gaza as it continues a massive search for an officer it fears...full story
updated 2014-08-02 01:42 PM
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Israel bombards Gaza as it searches for soldier Israel bombards Gaza as it searches for soldier

Associated Press

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israel is striking dozens of sites in Gaza as it continues a massive search for an officer it fears....Fullstory

2014-08-02 01:42 PM

Obama has room to maneuver on immigration changes
By ALICIA A. CALDWELL
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- What can President Barack Obama actually do without Congress to change U.S. immigration policies? A lot, it turns out. There are some limits....Fullstory

2014-08-02 01:42 PM

US cites 'outrageous,' 'barbaric' actions in Gaza
By MATTHEW LEE
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration condemned "outrageous" violations of an internationally brokered Gaza cease-fire by Palestinian militants and called the apparent abduction of an....Fullstory

2014-08-02 01:22 PM

Nick Watney leads Barracuda Championship

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RENO, Nevada (AP) -- Nick Watney increased his lead to three points in the Barracuda Championship, scoring eight points on Friday in the modified Stableford....Fullstory

2014-08-02 12:01 PM

Pearson celebrates Comm Games gold, exit of coach Pearson celebrates Comm Games gold, exit of coach
By ROB HARRIS
Associated Press

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- Draped in an Australian flag, a gold medal round her neck, Olympic champion Sally Pearson was ready to unload her frustrations. Having....Fullstory

2014-08-02 10:01 AM

House OKs bill for crisis on US-Mexico border House OKs bill for crisis on US-Mexico border
By ERICA WERNER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House of Representatives has approved a $694 million bill to address the crisis of unaccompanied migrant youths arriving at the U.S.-Mexico....Fullstory

2014-08-02 09:22 AM

Government says GM owner site was faulty

Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- The government and General Motors are warning vehicle owners that GM's recall Web site may not be listing all the cars that....Fullstory

2014-08-02 09:01 AM

Marco Dawson leads 3M Championship

Associated Press

BLAINE, Minnesota (AP) -- Monday qualifier Marco Dawson shot a 9-under 63 on Friday to take the lead in the Champions Tour's 3M Championship, leaving....Fullstory

2014-08-02 09:01 AM

Sergio Garcia shoots 61 to take Firestone lead Sergio Garcia shoots 61 to take Firestone lead
By DOUG FERGUSON
Associated Press

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Sergio Garcia has tied the course record at Firestone by closing with seven straight birdies for a 9-under 61. The record-tying round....Fullstory

2014-08-02 06:42 AM

Microsoft sues Samsung in royalty dispute

Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Microsoft said Friday it is suing Samsung for threatening to stop paying Microsoft royalties for patents behind the Android operating system. The....Fullstory

2014-08-02 06:22 AM

Congress backs Israel's Iron Dome missile defense
By BRADLEY KLAPPER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. Congress rushed through a $225 million bill to support Israel's missile defense system, with House of Representatives approval coming just....Fullstory

2014-08-02 01:42 PM

BC-TEN--Bank of the West Classic Results

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BC-TEN--Bank of the West Classic Results Bank of the West Classic Results STANFORD, California (AP) -- Results Friday from the Bank of the West Classic at Taube....Fullstory

2014-08-02 01:42 PM

Mexican Standings

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BC-SOC--Mexican Standings ....Fullstory

2014-08-02 01:01 PM

Mexican Results

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BC-SOC--Mexican Results Mexican Football Results MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Results from Mexican football: Liga MX ....Fullstory

2014-08-02 11:01 AM

Saturday, August 9
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Today is Saturday, August 9, the 221st day of 2014. There are 144 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 480 B.C. -....Fullstory

2014-08-02 09:22 AM

BC-TEN--Citi Open Results

Associated Press

BC-TEN--Citi Open Results Citi Open Results WASHINGTON (AP) -- Results Friday from the Citi Open at William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center (seedings in parentheses): ....Fullstory

2014-08-02 09:01 AM

Tour refutes report Johnson suspended
By DOUG FERGUSON
Associated Press

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- The PGA Tour is refuting a report that Dustin Johnson has been suspended. Johnson said in a statement Thursday he was taking....Fullstory

2014-08-02 09:01 AM

Donald Young to face Raonic in Washington semis Donald Young to face Raonic in Washington semis
By HOWARD FENDRICH
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- There was little reason to think Donald Young would make a deep run at the Citi Open. The left-handed American arrived at the....Fullstory

2014-08-02 06:42 AM

Larson wins 1st career pole at Pocono Raceway Larson wins 1st career pole at Pocono Raceway

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LONG POND, Pennsylvania (AP) -- Kyle Larson had one more celebration left during his birthday week, setting a track record of 183.438 mph to win....Fullstory

2014-08-02 06:22 AM

Law changed to allow 'unlocking' cellphones
By ANNE FLAHERTY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama signed a bill into law on Friday making it legal once again to unlock a cellphone without permission from....Fullstory

2014-08-02 06:22 AM

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