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7/24/2014 1:54 PM
2 dead, dozens hurt after Va. storm
CAPE CHARLES, Va. — A fierce storm packing powerful winds, softball-sized hail and rain toppled dozens of trees and flipped recreational vehicles at a campground Thursday, killing two people and injuring more than two dozen, officials said.

7/24/2014 11:06 AM
Biden: Politicians attacking minority voters
CINCINNATI — Without mentioning the court fight in Ohio, Vice President Joe Biden told a conference of the National Urban League today that politicians are trying to disenfranchise minority voters under the masquerade of fighting voter fraud.

7/24/2014 6:57 AM
Arizona execution takes 2 hours
PHOENIX — The nation’s third execution in six months to go awry rekindled the debate over the death penalty and handed potentially new evidence to those building a case against lethal injection as cruel and unusual punishment.

7/24/2014 12:09 PM
Skydiver dies during WWII-style jump
FREDERICK, Okla. — Authorities say a skydiver from Illinois has been killed while taking part in a demonstration jump in Oklahoma to honor World War II paratroopers.

7/24/2014 9:15 AM
Jobless claims fall to 284,000
WASHINGTON  — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in eight years.

7/24/2014 9:03 AM
FAA lifts ban on U.S. flights to Israel
WASHINGTON — The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights in and out of Israel.

7/24/2014 6:58 AM
N.Y.C. police probe apparent chokehold
NEW YORK  — The New York Police Department is conducting an internal investigation after a new video surfaced of another officer using an apparent chokehold on a suspect during an arrest.

7/24/2014 6:54 AM
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7/24/2014 12:26 AM
EPA chief defends limits on carbon emissions
WASHINGTON — Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy on Wednesday defended administration efforts to reduce pollution during her first Congressional appearance since the President announced his plan to regulate carbon emissions for the first time ever.

7/23/2014 9:30 PM
Ohio man from N.Y. killed wife in 1995
ALBANY, N.Y. — A New York mother and daughter whose bodies were found in different states and remained unidentified for 19 years were killed by a close relative who is now in custody and will face murder charges, authorities said Wednesday.