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Train Carrying MH17 Victims’ Remains Arrives In Government-Controlled City

Train Carrying MH17 Victims’ Remains Arrives In Government-Controlled CityA refrigerated train carrying the remains of the people who died aboard the downed Malaysia Airlines plane arrived in Kharkiv, Ukraine, on Tuesday.

Gaza Conflict Day 15: Here’s What You Need To Know

Gaza Conflict Day 15: Here’s What You Need To KnowAs Israel's offensive against Hamas entered its 15th day, Secretary of State John Kerry was in Cairo pressing for a truce modeled after the 2012 cease-fire.

Drug Sentencing Guidelines Reduced For Current Prisoners

Drug Sentencing Guidelines Reduced For Current PrisonersMore than 46,000 drug offenders will be eligible for early release, unless Congress makes a move to stop the by Nov. 1.

Reports: Texas Gov. Perry To Deploy 1,000 National Guardsmen To Border

Reports: Texas Gov. Perry To Deploy 1,000 National Guardsmen To BorderTexas Gov. Rick Perry is expected to announce on Monday that he is ordering 1,000 National Guard troops to the border with Mexico, according to reports from The Monitor and The Houston Chronicle.

Kerry: Evidence Points Clearly To Rebels Shooting Down MH17

Kerry: Evidence Points Clearly To Rebels Shooting Down MH17In the most emphatic U.S. statement to date on culpability for the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Eastern Ukraine that killed 298 people, Secretary of State John Kerry says evidence overwhelmingly points to Russian-backed separatists.

Wildfires Force Evacuation Of Towns, Hospital In Washington State

Wildfires Force Evacuation Of Towns, Hospital In Washington StateThe small town of Pateros in north-central Washington has emptied out as a wildfire there burned at least 35 homes.

Israeli Ground Operation In Gaza Continues

Israeli Ground Operation In Gaza ContinuesIsraeli tanks and troops entered the Gaza Strip as part of a ground invasion late Thursday, heightening a conflict that so far had been restricted mainly to an air war with Hamas militants.

Physicists Crush Diamonds With Giant Laser

Physicists Crush Diamonds With Giant LaserPhysicists have used the world's most powerful laser to zap diamonds. The results, they say, could tell us more about the cores of giant planets.

U.S. Officials: Malaysian Airliner Likely Shot Down

U.S. Officials: Malaysian Airliner Likely Shot DownVice President Biden said Thursday that it appeared that the downing of the plane was not an accident, but that it had apparently been "blown out of the sky" in what he described as "truly a grave situation."

Democratic Effort To Override Hobby Lobby Ruling Fails

Democratic Effort To Override Hobby Lobby Ruling FailsA Democratic effort to override the Supreme Court's recent ruling on contraceptive coverage failed in the Senate on Wednesday.