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Campaign Finance Transparency Bill Gets Chilly Reception In Senate

Campaign Finance Transparency Bill Gets Chilly Reception In SenateA bill that would require transparency by nonprofit groups related to federal elections met with united opposition from Republicans Wednesday, at the first Senate hearing on what its supporters call the Disclose Act.

Arizona Execution Of Inmate Takes Nearly 2 Hours

Arizona Execution Of Inmate Takes Nearly 2 HoursAnother U.S. execution has gone awry, as Arizona officials who were attempting to put inmate Joseph Rudolph Wood to death today instead watched him gasp and snort for more than an hour after the mix of lethal injection drugs was administered, Wood's attorney says.

Gaza Conflict Day 17: Here’s What You Need To Know

Gaza Conflict Day 17: Here’s What You Need To KnowThe Federal Aviation Administration is now allowing American flights in and out Israel. With that, here's what you need to know as the conflict in Gaza goes into day 17:

Obama Declares Emergency As Huge Fires Burn In Washington State

Obama Declares Emergency As Huge Fires Burn In Washington StateFires are still raging in Washington state, where officials hope rain might help them contain the large fires — but there's also a chance that heavy rainfall could trigger flooding and mudslides.

White House Adviser: Cease-Fire Should Include Demilitarization Of Gaza

White House Adviser: Cease-Fire Should Include Demilitarization Of GazaA top White House adviser says any cease-fire agreement between Israel and Palestinians must include the demilitarization of Gaza.

Tree Planted To Honor Beatle Is Killed By Beetles

Tree Planted To Honor Beatle Is Killed By BeetlesFlowers may grow so incredibly high, as the Beatles once sang, but trees — not so much.

Dutch Day Of Mourning, As Remains Of Some MH17 Victims Come Home

Dutch Day Of Mourning, As Remains Of Some MH17 Victims Come HomeIn its first national day of mourning in more than half a century, the Netherlands came to a standstill on Wednesday as the remains of some of the victims who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was downed over eastern Ukraine came home.

Fruit recall hits Trader Joe’s, Costco, Wal-Mart stores

Fruit recall hits Trader Joe’s, Costco, Wal-Mart storesThe recall includes Wal-Mart and Costco stores in Alaska.

Gaza Conflict Day 16: Here’s What You Need To Know

Gaza Conflict Day 16: Here’s What You Need To KnowAmid another day of fighting, Secretary of State John Kerry landed in Tel Aviv on Wednesday and began a whirlwind session of shuttle diplomacy.

FAA Prohibits U.S. Airlines From Flying To Tel Aviv

FAA Prohibits U.S. Airlines From Flying To Tel AvivThe Federal Aviation Administration has issued a 24-hour ban on flights to and from the Tel Aviv airport.