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Ukraine’s President Hopes To Revive Shattered Peace Process

Ukraine’s President Hopes To Revive Shattered Peace ProcessUkraine's President Petro Poroshenko says he will "calm" fighting between his forces and Russian-backed separatists in the country's east a day after rocket fire killed 30 people in and around the port city of Mariupol.

2015 Will Continue Streak Of Shrinking U.S. Budget Deficit

2015 Will Continue Streak Of Shrinking U.S. Budget DeficitThe federal budget deficit will fall in 2015, the sixth consecutive year of decreases relative to the overall economy, according to new figures by the Congressional Budget Office.

Gunman Opens Fire At City Council Meeting In Minnesota

Gunman Opens Fire At City Council Meeting In MinnesotaA gunman walked into a New Hope City Council meeting near Minneapolis and opened fire on Monday.

LOOK! The Asteroid That Flew Past Earth Tuesday Has Its Own Moon

LOOK! The Asteroid That Flew Past Earth Tuesday Has Its Own MoonIn celestial terms, asteroid 2004 BL86 pretty much buzzed the Earth on Tuesday, coming within 745,000 miles of our planet.

Supreme Court Agrees To Rule On Constitutionality Of Execution Drug Cocktail

Supreme Court Agrees To Rule On Constitutionality Of Execution Drug CocktailThe U.S. Supreme Court agreed today to review Oklahoma's method of execution by lethal injection.

‘Quad Copter’ Flew Into, Crashed On White House Grounds, Secret Service Says

‘Quad Copter’ Flew Into, Crashed On White House Grounds, Secret Service SaysThe Secret Service has identified the device that was found overnight on the White House grounds as a "quad copter."

Hagel: Stress Of ‘Nonstop War’ Forcing Out Good Soldiers

Hagel: Stress Of ‘Nonstop War’ Forcing Out Good SoldiersHagel refers to the "hidden consequences" of "nonstop war" faced by American combat forces since the invasion of Afghanistan in 2001. He calls the situation "unprecedented in the history of this country."

From New Jersey To Maine, Northeast Braces For Massive Blizzard

From New Jersey To Maine, Northeast Braces For Massive BlizzardNearly 30 million people in the Northeast are bracing for what the National Weather Service is calling a potentially historic blizzard that could bring more than 2 feet of snow today and Tuesday to parts of the region.

House Approves Bill That Would Bar Federal Funding For Abortions

House Approves Bill That Would Bar Federal Funding For AbortionsA bill that would prohibit using federal money to pay for "any abortion" or for "health benefits coverage that includes coverage of abortion" has been approved by the House.

To Keep Planes From Disappearing, NTSB Urges Constant Tracking

To Keep Planes From Disappearing, NTSB Urges Constant TrackingIn a response to recent incidents in which large commercial airliners have vanished into oceans, the National Transportation Safety Board is calling for new regulations requiring all passenger planes that fly over large bodies of water to be equipped with more sophisticated flight tracking technologies.