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Kurdish Oil Shipment Too Far Offshore For U.S. To Seize

Kurdish Oil Shipment Too Far Offshore For U.S. To SeizeThe tanker, carrying $100 million worth of oil from Iraq, was in international waters and could not be seized by U.S. Marshals, the news agency says.

Chances Are Pretty Good That’s A Bill Collector Calling

Chances Are Pretty Good That’s A Bill Collector CallingIn about one-third of U.S. households, the sound of a phone or doorbell ringing may trigger a desire to duck.

WATCH: Video Shows Women Narrowly Escape Death On Railroad Tracks

WATCH: Video Shows Women Narrowly Escape Death On Railroad TracksThe video is harrowing. It shows two women narrowly escaping death after a train is unable to come to a stop before running them over.

UCLA Floods As Water Main Break Dumps Up To 10 Million Gallons

UCLA Floods As Water Main Break Dumps Up To 10 Million GallonsA 90-year-old water main broke near the University of California, Los Angeles, on Tuesday, spilling 8 million to 10 million gallons of water.

Senate Approves $8 Billion Transportation Package

Senate Approves $8 Billion Transportation PackageThe Senate approved a bill Tuesday that would keep transportation dollars flowing until December. But it has not yet solved the problem of how to avoid any disruption in highway spending.

Court Rejects Law Threatening Mississippi’s Last Abortion Clinic

Court Rejects Law Threatening Mississippi’s Last Abortion ClinicA federal appeals court has rejected a Mississippi law that would have forced the state's only abortion clinic to close.

McDonald’s Responsible For Treatment Of Workers, Agency Says

McDonald’s Responsible For Treatment Of Workers, Agency SaysMcDonald's shares responsibility for how workers are treated at its franchised restaurants, the general counsel's office for the National Labor Relations Board announced Tuesday.

Gaza Conflict: Shell Strikes U.N. School, Killing Up To 19 Who Sought Shelter

Gaza Conflict: Shell Strikes U.N. School, Killing Up To 19 Who Sought ShelterAs many as 19 people were killed when a shell struck a school run by the United Nations in Gaza, this morning.

NCAA Reaches $75 Million Settlement In Head-Injury Lawsuit

NCAA Reaches $75 Million Settlement In Head-Injury LawsuitThe NCAA has reached a settlement with former athletes that provides $75 million for medical monitoring and research into head injuries. The settlement also calls for a change in the way schools handle head trauma.

House Votes To End Full-Fare Rule For Airline Tickets

House Votes To End Full-Fare Rule For Airline TicketsThe Transparent Airfares Act, which was approved with minimal debate, would overturn a 2012 rule that requires airlines to post the full price of tickets, including taxes and fees.
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