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Gov. Perry Gets Booked At Texas Courthouse After Indictment

Gov. Perry Gets Booked At Texas Courthouse After IndictmentTexas Gov. Rick Perry went to a courthouse to be booked after being indicted by an Austin grand jury on Friday for alleged abuse of power.

Gaza Violence Resumes; Hamas Military Chief Targeted

Gaza Violence Resumes; Hamas Military Chief TargetedIsrael says more than 70 rockets have been fired from the Gaza Strip in the past 24 hours, leading it to respond with at least 60 airstrikes after a short-lived cease-fire with Hamas broke down Tuesday.

Castro’s Niece Casts Rare ‘No’ Vote In Parliament, Citing Gay Rights

Castro’s Niece Casts Rare ‘No’ Vote In Parliament, Citing Gay RightsMariela Castro, the daughter of President Raul Castro — and the niece of Fidel Castro — is making waves by voting "no" on a workers' rights bill, saying it didn't protect people with unconventional gender identities.

A ‘Different Dynamic’ In Ferguson, But With 47 Arrests

A ‘Different Dynamic’ In Ferguson, But With 47 ArrestsTear gas and Molotov cocktails were absent from Ferguson's streets last night, as protesters and police avoided the clashes that have marred demonstrations over an unarmed black teenager's death at the hands of police in the St. Louis suburb last weekend.

Poet Known As The ‘Lioness of Iran’ Dies At 87

Poet Known As The ‘Lioness of Iran’ Dies At 87One of Iran's most vocal and outspoken poets died this morning in Tehran at the age of 87. Known as the "Lioness of Iran," Simin Behbahani reportedly had been in a coma for more than two weeks.

A U.S. Naval Ship Sunk During World War II Is Identified

A U.S. Naval Ship Sunk During World War II Is IdentifiedMore than 70 years later, U.S. and Indonesian divers have confirmed that a sunken vessel in the Java Sea was the wreck of the ship dubbed "The Galloping Ghost of the Java Coast."

Israel Resumes Gaza Strikes After Rocket Attacks

Israel Resumes Gaza Strikes After Rocket AttacksIsrael said today that it had resumed targeting "terror sites" across the Gaza Strip after renewed rocket attacks on the Jewish state.

U.S. Says Syria’s Chemical Weapons Stockpile Is Destroyed

U.S. Says Syria’s Chemical Weapons Stockpile Is DestroyedThe U.S. said Monday that all of Syria's declared chemical weapon stockpile has been destroyed.

Iconic TV Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96

Iconic TV Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96Fans of Saturday Night Live, and the original versions of The Price is Right and Jeopardy recognize Don Pardo's voice immediately.

Fresh Clashes In Ferguson, Mo., As National Guard Arrives

Fresh Clashes In Ferguson, Mo., As National Guard ArrivesNational Guard troops moved in by Gov. Jay Nixon didn't get involved, and the officer in charge of security in Ferguson said police came under fire and were targeted by Molotov cocktails.