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Egypt not expected to be hit hard by US aid cuts

Posted: 10/12/2013 - The U.S. decision to suspend delivery of tanks, helicopters and fighter jets to Egypt is more of a symbolic slap than a punishing wound to the military-backed government for its slog toward a return to democratic rule.

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Wind, rain pound India as massive cyclone hits

Posted: 10/12/2013 - A massive, powerful cyclone packing heavy rains and destructive winds slammed into India's eastern coastline Saturday evening, as hundreds of thousands of residents moved inland to shelters in hopes of riding out the dangerous storm.

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Prosecutors get more time in Blagojevich appeal

Posted: 10/12/2013 - A federal appellate court has given prosecutors more time to prepare their brief in former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal of his corruption convictions.

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Ariz., NY to reopen shut down national attractions

Posted: 10/12/2013 - Arizona and New York have reached deals with the Interior Department to reopen Grand Canyon National Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument using state funds until the federal government reopens.

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Another migrant ship capsizes off Italy; 27 dead

Posted: 10/12/2013 - For the second time in a week, a smugglers' boat overloaded with migrants capsized in the Canal of Sicily on Friday as it made the perilous crossing from Africa to Europe.

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No agreement on day 11 of shutdown

Posted: 10/12/2013 - With time running short, President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans accelerated efforts Friday to prevent the U.S. Treasury from default and end a partial government shutdown that stretched into an 11th day.

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Truck, train collide in WVA.; 1 dead, 23 hurt

Posted: 10/12/2013 - The driver of a loaded log truck that collided Friday with a sightseeing train carrying 63 passengers and four crewmembers on a scenic leaf-peeping circuit in West Virginia's mountains was the lone fatality in an accident that injured 23 others, authorities said.

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G-20 finance officials focus on US budget talks

Posted: 10/11/2013 - WASHINGTON (AP) - World finance officials say the United States needs to take urgent action to address the budget problems that are creating economic uncertainties for the global economy.

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Obamacare a success so far? It's hard to say

Posted: 10/11/2013 - ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - After more than a week in action, is President Barack Obama's health care overhaul a success or a bust? It's hard to say because there's hardly any data.

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Senate GOP leader talks of bipartisan solution

Posted: 10/11/2013 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell says GOP lawmakers are working on trying to come up with a bipartisan solution to the budget stalemate.

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NJ judge refuses to delay start of gay marriage

Posted: 10/10/2013 - A New Jersey judge has denied a request from Gov. Chris Christie's administration to delay the start of gay marriage in the state until after a legal appeal is final.

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Police: 'Insanity' search done on Holmes' computer

Posted: 10/10/2013 - An investigator says an Internet search on the words "rational insanity" had been done on a computer belonging to Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes.

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Ex-cop killed after firing at US courthouse in WVa

Posted: 10/09/2013 - Police say a retired police officer armed with two weapons fired up to two dozen shots at a U.S. courthouse in West Virginia before police returned fire and killed him.

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Anxiety as stimulus hike in food stamps set to end

Posted: 10/09/2013 - A temporary increase in food stamps expires Oct. 31, meaning for millions of Americans, the benefits that help put food on the table won't stretch as far as they have for the past four years.

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Yellen: More needed to strengthen the recovery

Posted: 10/09/2013 - Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen says more needs to be done to strengthen the U.S. economy. She made her remarks as Obama nominated her to succeed Ben Bernanke as chair of the nation's central bank.

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House passes bill to restore death benefits

Posted: 10/09/2013 - The partial government shutdown has halted death benefits to the families of fallen soldiers, but the House has now voted unanimously for legislation that would restore those benefits.

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House GOP dismisses default warnings as more hype

Posted: 10/08/2013 - Hard-line House Republicans are dismissing dire warnings that a government default would wreck U.S. and world economies as another case of hyperbole from an Obama administration that cried wolf about the likely impacts of automatic spending cuts and partially shutting down the government.

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Obama urges Boehner to hold vote to reopen gov't

Posted: 10/08/2013 - President Barack Obama says he told House Speaker John Boehner he's willing to negotiate with Republicans on their priorities, but not under the threat of "economic chaos."

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Boys seized from Denver home malnourished

Posted: 10/08/2013 - Four small boys taken from a Denver apartment because of uninhabitable conditions were so malnourished and abused that they could only communicate in grunts.

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Debt limit overtaking shutdown as U.S. crisis focus

Posted: 10/07/2013 - A possible national default loomed closer on Monday as the partial government shutdown lingered, rattling markets in the U.S. and overseas. A gridlocked Congress betrayed little or no urgency toward resolving either of the threats.

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