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Ukraine’s President Ends Ceasefire, Vows To ‘Free Our Lands’

Ukraine’s President Ends Ceasefire, Vows To ‘Free Our Lands’Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko decided to end a 10-day-old ceasefire on Monday, vowing to launch an attack against pro-Russian separatists.

Thousands Rally In Hong Kong To Call For Democratic Vote

Thousands Rally In Hong Kong To Call For Democratic VoteThe annual July 1 march for greater autonomy in Hong Kong has brought a large turnout, as tens of thousands of demonstrators demand democratic elections.

Details Of GM Recall Compensation Plan Released

Details Of GM Recall Compensation Plan ReleasedA fund established by GM to pay claims related to defective ignition switches won't limit claim amounts and will include people who have already settled a case with the carmaker.

ISIS Declares Caliphate As Iraq Fights To Retake Tikrit

ISIS Declares Caliphate As Iraq Fights To Retake TikritExtremist Sunni group ISIS has announced a plan to rule the territory it has carved out of Iraq and Syria in recent months, in a declaration that touches on public services, salaries, and compensation for damages from the violence.

Supreme Court Rules Against Union Fees For Some Home Care Workers

Supreme Court Rules Against Union Fees For Some Home Care WorkersThe Supreme Court ruled Monday that some public employees cannot be required to contribute to unions.

Report Blames ‘Corrosive Culture’ For Problems In VA System

Report Blames ‘Corrosive Culture’ For Problems In VA SystemA White House investigation into the problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals across the country found that "there are significant and chronic systematic failures" that need to be addressed.

Oklahoma, Arizona Inmates Sue To Stop Executions

Oklahoma, Arizona Inmates Sue To Stop ExecutionsDeath row inmates in two states are taking legal action to stop states from using the kind of multi-drug protocol that resulted in botched executions in Oklahoma and Ohio.

Top Shiite Cleric Calls For Deal On Next Iraqi Leader Amid Crisis

Top Shiite Cleric Calls For Deal On Next Iraqi Leader Amid CrisisIraq's most-revered Shiite cleric called on the country's political blocs to agree on a prime minister in the next four days, putting pressure on a government that is struggling to address the growing security crisis.

U.S. Says It Won’t Make More Anti-Personnel Landmines

U.S. Says It Won’t Make More Anti-Personnel LandminesSaying that it wants to join an international treaty banning anti-personnel landmines, the U.S. announced today that it will no longer make "or otherwise acquire" anti-personnel landmines.