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Ukraine Launches Major Offensive To Retake Donetsk Airport

Ukraine Launches Major Offensive To Retake Donetsk AirportUkraine's president says his forces will retake the airport in the eastern city of Donetsk from the control of Russian-backed separatists amid reports of a major push to do just that.

More Than 2 Dozen Arrested In France, Belgium In Anti-Terror Raids

More Than 2 Dozen Arrested In France, Belgium In Anti-Terror RaidsOvernight, police in France, Belgium and Germany arrested more than two dozen people suspected of having ties to terrorism.

Army OKs Female Soldiers For Ranger Training Program

Army OKs Female Soldiers For Ranger Training ProgramWomen will be allowed to take part in the Army's Ranger training program for the first time, an Army spokesman said today.

Hero Of Kosher Grocery Siege Will Become A French Citizen

Hero Of Kosher Grocery Siege Will Become A French CitizenLassana Bathily, a Muslim born in Mali, will become a citizen of France. Bathily saved Jewish shoppers at the Parisian kosher market where he works from an Islamist gunman by hiding them in a basement walk-in refrigerator. Francois Guillot/AFP/Getty Images

Head Of Medicare, Who Oversaw Obamacare Rollout, Will Step Down

Head Of Medicare, Who Oversaw Obamacare Rollout, Will Step DownMarilyn Tavenner, the administrator of the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, who oversaw the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, will step down.

Ohio Man Is Arrested For Allegedly Plotting Attack On U.S. Capitol

Ohio Man Is Arrested For Allegedly Plotting Attack On U.S. CapitolThe FBI arrested Christopher Lee Cornell of Cincinnati, charging him with buying weapons to carry out a terrorist attack on Washington, D.C.

New Solitary Confinement Plan At Rikers: Humane Or Putting Officers At Risk?

New Solitary Confinement Plan At Rikers: Humane Or Putting Officers At Risk?New York City officials unanimously agreed Tuesday to eliminate solitary confinement for inmates under 21. The decision is groundbreaking: Jails across the U.S. impose solitary confinement on misbehaving inmates.

Free-Climbers Make It To Summit Of Yosemite’s El Capitan

Free-Climbers Make It To Summit Of Yosemite’s El CapitanOn their 19th day of climbing, Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson reached the top of El Capitan in California's Yosemite National Park at 3:25 p.m. PT

How Urbane: Dog Rides Seattle Bus To Get To The Park

How Urbane: Dog Rides Seattle Bus To Get To The ParkEclipse, the black Labrador who is winning fans for riding a city bus by herself, lives very close to a bus stop.

Rep. André Carson To Become First Muslim On House Committee On Intelligence

Rep. André Carson To Become First Muslim On House Committee On IntelligenceRep. André Carson of Indiana's 7th district soon will be the first Muslim lawmaker to serve on the House intelligence committee, according to Politico.