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Missouri Lawmakers Override Vetoes On Abortion, Guns

Missouri Lawmakers Override Vetoes On Abortion, GunsMissouri's Republican-led Legislature overruled vetoes by Gov. Jay Nixon to push through measures expanding gun rights and mandating a 72-hour waiting period for women seeking abortions.

Ozone Levels Bounce Back, Showing First Increase In 35 Years

Ozone Levels Bounce Back, Showing First Increase In 35 YearsRemember the giant hole in the Earth's ozone layer? Scientists say it's shrinking a little, thanks in part to the elimination of CFCs.

Obama Says U.S. Will ‘Take Out’ Islamic State ‘Wherever They Exist’

Obama Says U.S. Will ‘Take Out’ Islamic State ‘Wherever They Exist’Obama said that he would "not hesitate" to order strikes against Islamic State targets in Syria.

Nation Remembers 9/11 On 13th Anniversary Of Attacks

Nation Remembers 9/11 On 13th Anniversary Of AttacksOn the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, President Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden gathered on the White House lawn to observe a moment of silence.

Opinion Pages Offer Support On Plan To Combat Islamic State

Opinion Pages Offer Support On Plan To Combat Islamic StatePresident Obama's prime-time speech prompted generally cautious support from the editorial pages of major newspapers across the country this morning.

Putin: Russia To Upgrade Nuclear Forces In Response To West

Putin: Russia To Upgrade Nuclear Forces In Response To WestRussia has begun development of new nuclear weapons.

Book News: Millennials Reading More Than Older Americans, Study Finds

Book News: Millennials Reading More Than Older Americans, Study FindsYoung Americans are more likely to have read a book in the past year than their older counterparts, a new study finds.

One Month Later: Michael Brown’s Family Calls For Arrest

One Month Later: Michael Brown’s Family Calls For ArrestThe family of Michael Brown issued a new call for the police officer who shot and killed the 18-year-old to be arrested Tuesday.

Kerry Seeks Iraq’s Support On Move Against Islamic State

Kerry Seeks Iraq’s Support On Move Against Islamic StateSecretary of State John Kerry is in Iraq for talks on the crisis with the newly installed government in Baghdad.