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Airlines quit Tel Aviv after rocket strike

Airlines quit Tel Aviv after rocket strike

JERUSALEM — A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel’s main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot down over Ukraine.

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Recreational marijuana qualifies for Oregon ballot

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon voters will decide whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use after state elections officials on Tuesday said the measure qualified for the November ballot.

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Big issues loom for Congress as recess nears

WASHINGTON — Pressure is on Congress to act in the next two weeks on several problems, from keeping highway projects on track and easing wait time for veterans seeking health care to the humanitarian crisis at the Mexican border.

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Despite contradictory rulings by two federal courts, the Obama administration says millions of consumers will continue to receive financial aid for their health premiums.

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2 US courts differ on subsidies for health premiums

2 US courts differ on subsidies for health premiums

But split rulings don’t necessarily mean another trip to the Supreme Court.

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Dodd-Frank's four years of doing nothing on risky banking

Dodd-Frank's four years of doing nothing on risky banking

Act intended to provide regulators with powers needed to keep economy out of danger.

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McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

BEIJING (AP) — McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.

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McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

In this photo taken Saturday, May 21, 2011, a Chinese man poses for photos with Ronald McDonald, the mascot for fast food restaurant McDonald's outside one of its branch at a train station in Shenyang in northern China's Liaoning province. McDonald’s and KFC in China faced a new food safety …

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McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

In this photo taken Saturday, May 21, 2011, a giant logo of fast food restaurant McDonald's is displayed at a train station in Shenyang in northern China's Liaoning province. McDonald’s and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday, July 21, 2014 after a Shanghai television station r…

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McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 file photo, a Chinese couple walk past a KFC restaurant at a shopping mall in Beijing. McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken. (AP Photo/A…

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Iraq vet cited for owning 14 therapeutic pet ducks

Iraq vet cited for owning 14 therapeutic pet ducks

In this Thursday, July 10, 2014, photo, ducks belonging to Iraq war veteran Darin Welker roam around the backyard of his home in West Lafayette, Ohio. Welker was cited with a minor misdemeanor June 23 for having the ducks in his yard. He is scheduled to appear in Coshocton Municipal Court fo…

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Iraq vet cited for owning 14 therapeutic pet ducks

Iraq vet cited for owning 14 therapeutic pet ducks

In this Thursday, July 10, 2014 photo, Iraq war veteran Darin Welker, 36, holds one of his ducks at his home in West Lafayette, Ohio. Welker, who served a year in 2005 for the Army National Guard, says his 14 pet ducks serve as mental and physical therapy for him. He's worried he'll have to …

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Iraq vet cited for owning 14 therapeutic pet ducks

Iraq vet cited for owning 14 therapeutic pet ducks

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio veteran who hurt his back during the Iraq War is worried a citation will result in him losing his 14 pet ducks, which he says are therapeutic.

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Smoking Philippine leader OKs cigarette warnings

Smoking Philippine leader OKs cigarette warnings

MANILA, Philippines  — Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, a known smoker, has signed a law requiring tobacco companies to put graphic health warnings on cigarette packs in a country where tens of thousands of people die every year from tobacco-linked diseases, an official said Sunday.

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Smoking Philippine leader OKs cigarette warnings

Smoking Philippine leader OKs cigarette warnings

FILE - In this July 14, 2014 file photo, Philippine President Benigno Aquino III walks to interact with his guests following his address to the nation in a live broadcast from the Presidential Palace in Manila, Philippines. The Philippine president, a known smoker, has signed a law that requ…

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Many over 50 still saddled with student loans

Many over 50 still saddled with student loans

The lingering debt is beginning to affect millions now headed toward retirement.

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Another voice: Clearer rules for cleaner water

Another voice: Clearer rules for cleaner water

EPA's plan would expand the scope of Clean Water Act regulation.

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