Wednesday July 30, 2014

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China announces probe into ex-security czar, showing President Xi Jinping's firm grip on power

BEIJING, China - China's ruling Communist Party announced an investigation into a feared ex-security chief, demonstrating President Xi Jinping's firm grip on power and breaking a longstanding taboo against publicly targeting the country's...

posted: July 29,2014

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Body of young stowaway found in landing gear compartment of US Air Force plane in Germany

WASHINGTON - The body of a young stowaway was found inside a compartment near the wheel well of an...

Chinese state media report heavy casualties in attack in northwestern Xinjiang region

BEIJING, China - A mob armed with knives and axes rampaged through part of China's volatile...

NCAA settles head-injury suit; agrees to $70M testing fund, implement common concussion rules

CHICAGO - The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement...

Last surviving member of crew to drop atomic bomb on Hiroshima dies in Georgia

ATLANTA - The last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, hastening ...

University of Texas System regents pick US military leader as chancellor finalist

AUSTIN, Texas - University of Texas System regents on Tuesday selected one of the top U.S. military ...

9-year-old US girl who was struck by crashing plane on Florida beach dies

SARASOTA, Fla. - A 9-year-old U.S. girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach...

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