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Margot Adler, An NPR Journalist For Three Decades, Dies

Margot Adler, An NPR Journalist For Three Decades, DiesMargot Adler, one of the signature voices on NPR's airwaves for more than three decades, died Monday at her home in New York City.

Another Appeals Court Tosses Same-Sex-Marriage Ban

Another Appeals Court Tosses Same-Sex-Marriage BanFor the second time this summer, a federal appellate court has voted to strike down a ban on same-sex marriage.

Book News: The Clash Of The Comic(-)Cons

Book News: The Clash Of The Comic(-)ConsThe nation's biggest comic book convention has issued a cease-and-desist letter to the nation's third-biggest comic book convention over the use of the name "Comic Con."

GM Recalls Nearly 718,000 Vehicles For ‘Varying Safety Issues’

GM Recalls Nearly 718,000 Vehicles For ‘Varying Safety Issues’Announcing six different safety recalls Wednesday, GM said it needs to fix problems that range from a turn-signal bug to an unpredictable loss of power steering. The flaws were found in vehicles from model years 2011 to 2015.

Obama: U.S., Central America Share Responsibility For Influx Of Minors

Obama: U.S., Central America Share Responsibility For Influx Of MinorsPresident Obama met with the leaders of three Central American countries at the White House on Friday, telling them that they share responsibility with Washington for stemming an influx of children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.

Bill Allowing Americans To Unlock Cellphones Passes House, Heads To Obama

Bill Allowing Americans To Unlock Cellphones Passes House, Heads To ObamaApproving a bill that has already passed the Senate, the House of Representatives has given its consent to legislation that lets U.S. consumers "unlock" their cellphones, rather than having them remain linked to specific service providers.

Team Investigating Downing Of MH17 Turns Back Due To Heavy Fighting

Team Investigating Downing Of MH17 Turns Back Due To Heavy FightingFor a second day in a row, Dutch and Australian experts were unable to reach the debris field left by downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine.

Conflict In Gaza: Here’s What You Need To Know Today

Conflict In Gaza: Here’s What You Need To Know TodayIn a resolution overnight, the United Nations Security Council called for an "immediate and unconditional" cease-fire in Gaza.

Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In Crisis

Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In CrisisLawmakers in Washington, D.C., have reached a deal to overhaul the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs, multiple news organizations are reporting.

U.S.: Satellite Images Show Russian Rockets Hitting Ukraine

U.S.: Satellite Images Show Russian Rockets Hitting UkraineThe U.S. State Department has released satellite images it says back up the assertion by Washington and Kiev that Russian forces are firing artillery into eastern Ukraine in support of separatists.