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6/14/2015 12:00 AM
Document helped shape America
PITTSBURGH — Twenty miles outside London, in Runnymede meadow on the banks of the River Thames, stands a most peculiar monument. An open rotunda resembling an ancient Greco-Roman temple shelters a star-spangled pillar that reads, “To Commemorate Magna Carta, Symbol of Freedom Under Law.” The monument is no weathered pile raised long ago by a dutiful English …

6/14/2015 9:09 PM
Burial set for American killed by ISIS
BOSTON — Funeral arrangements have been set for a Massachusetts man killed in Syria while fighting the Islamic State group.

6/14/2015 7:58 PM
Clinton says drug firms should offer discounts
DES MOINES, Iowa - Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton said drug companies that would benefit from a Pacific trade pact should sell their products to the U.S. government at a discount in her strongest comments yet on an issue that has divided her party.

6/14/2015 5:52 PM
US airstrike targets al-Qaida militant in Libya
WASHINGTON — The U.S military launched airstrikes Saturday targeting and likely killing an al-Qaida leader in eastern Libya who has been charged with leading the attack on a gas plant in Algeria in 2013 that killed at least 35 hostages, including three Americans.

6/14/2015 5:25 PM
Carlos weakens off Mexico
MEXICO CITY - Tropical storm Carlos threatened Mexico's southwest Pacific coast with heavy rains today, and is likely to become a hurricane again as it barrels toward land, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

6/14/2015 5:09 PM
Somali Islamists attack Kenya military base
MOMBASA, Kenya - Eleven Somali al Shabaab militants and two Kenyan soldiers were killed when the al Qaeda-linked fighters attacked a military base on Kenya's northern coast near to the Somali border today, a local official and a military spokesman said.

6/14/2015 4:14 PM
No deal with Greece, creditors
ATHENS --- Talks on breaking a deadlock between Greece and its international creditors broke up in failure on Sunday, with European leaders venting their frustration as Athens stumbled closer towards a debt default that threatens its future in the euro.

6/14/2015 11:44 AM
Comet lander awakes from hibernation
BERLIN — To scientists’ relief and delight, the Philae spacecraft that landed on a comet last fall has woken up and communicated with Earth after seven long months of silence, the European Space Agency announced Sunday.

6/14/2015 9:08 AM
Bus crashes in Egypt kill 23, injure 17 others
CAIRO — Officials say two separate road accidents in Egypt Sunday have killed 23 Egyptians and injured 17 others.

6/14/2015 9:03 AM
Animals escape Georgia zoo after flooding
TBILISI, Georgia — Tigers, lions, a hippopotamus and other animals escaped from the zoo in Georgia’s capital after heavy flooding destroyed their enclosures, prompting authorities to warn residents in Tbilisi to say inside Sunday. At least 12 people have been killed in the disaster, including three zoo workers.

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