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Nunn and Perdue shift to fall battle of outsiders

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Georgia Republican U.S. Senate candidate, Rep. Jack Kingston, right, waves to his supporters with his wife Libby after giving his concession speech after being defeated by businessman David Perdue in the primary runoff at his election night party, Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo) ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — New Republican nominee David Perdue...

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Porch shooter’s lawyer says he feared for his life

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Theodore Wafer waits for the start of his trial at the Frank Murphy Hall of Justice, Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Detroit. Wafer is charged with murder in the shooting of a young unarmed woman on his porch. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) DETROIT (AP) — A suburban...

Contrarian’s case: Why US could dip into recession

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

In this July 9, 2014 photo, economist David Levy poses for picture in his office in Mt. Kisco, N.Y. Levy, who oversees the Levy Forecast, a newsletter analyzing the economy that his family started in 1949, says the United States is likely to fall into a...

In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Israeli police officers secure a destroyed house that was hit by a rocket fired by Palestinians militants from Gaza, in Yahud, a Tel Aviv suburb near the airport, central Israel, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. As a result, Delta Air Lines and U.S. Airlines decided...

Denver agrees to pay $3.3M to settle abuse case

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Denver City Attorney Scott Martinez, left, and Qusair Mohamedbhai, representing Jamal Hunter, give a news conference in Denver on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 about a settlement reached by both sides in the amount of $3.25 million. The federal jail-abuse lawsuit...

US: Russia ‘created the conditions’ for shoot-down

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama visits the Dutch Embassy in Washington to sign a book of condolence, joined by Deputy Chief of Mission Peter Mollema, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Most of the 298 people aboard the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down near the border...

Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

A view of the E. Barrett Prettyman Federal Courthouse that houses the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Washington. Obama’s health care law is enmeshed in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts...

Police probing switch of flags on Brooklyn Bridge

July 23, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

New York City Police officers stand at the base of a white flag flying atop the west tower of New York’s Brooklyn Bridge, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Someone replaced two American flags on the bridge with mysterious white flags. The white flags,...

Better weather to aid in Washington wildfire fight

July 21, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

A firefighting plane drops water from Fishtrap Lake on a stubborn fire burning near the lake in Lincoln County, Sunday, July 20, 2014, near Cheney, Wash. The fire started Saturday afternoon and spread to several thousand acres, driven by high winds. (AP...

Netflix tops 50M subscribers as 2Q earnings soar

July 21, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This image released by Netflix shows Taylor Schilling, left, and Uzo Aduba in a scene from “Orange Is the New Black.” Netflix reports quarterly earnings on Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Netflix, Paul Schiraldi, File) SAN FRANCISCO...