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Russian soldiers, tanks and heavy artillery began rolling into southeastern Ukraine in earnest Thursday, the Ukrainian government said, as well-armed detachments captured key towns, burned buildings and sent the under-equipped Ukrainian forces into full retreat – a show of military force that the United States now considers an invasion in all but name.
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The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is accelerating and could grow six times larger to infect as many as 20,000 people, the World Health Organization said Thursday. The U.N.
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- App makes shopping a snap
Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades, along with a link to order them.Today - U.S.
- Buffett son buys Rosa Parks’ items
Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett, the younger Buffett said Thursday.Today - U.S.
- Jihadists kill dozens of captured Syrian troops
The Islamic State group killed more than 160 Syrian government troops seized in recent fighting, posting pictures Thursday of terrified young conscripts stripped down to their underwear before meeting their deaths in the arid Syrian countryside.Today - World
- Suds, faith found at California laundromatToday 3:56 am - U.S.
- In first, memorial will be open on night of 9/11Today 3:41 am - U.S.
- Autopsy doesn't say why Oklahoma inmate writhedToday 3:37 am - U.S.
- FEMA denies Hawaii’s post-storm disaster requestToday 3:31 am - U.S.
- Dozens of planes grounded in German pilot strike Today 4:46 am - World
- EU weighs Ukraine policy, Russia sanctions Today 4:43 am - World
- Libyan militia says it accepts UN call for truce Today 4:42 am - World
- China military shows off newest choppers, tanks Today 4:24 am - World
- Bahrain: No invitation to expelled US diplomat Today 4:13 am - World
- 44 Fijian soldiers held captive by rebels in SyriaToday 4:06 am - World
- Papua New Guinea volcano erupts, locals evacuate Today 4:04 am - World
- North Korea yanks cheerleaders for Asian GamesToday 4:00 am - World
- UN says Syria refugees top 3 million markToday 3:51 am - World
- Mexico operations thwart child, family migrantsToday 3:34 am - World
- Russia's Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiersToday 3:30 am - World