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Gunman Kills Two NYC Police Officers, Then Himself

December 21, 2014 0

A gunman "ambushed and murdered" two New York City police officers Saturday as they sat in a marked police car before shooting and killing himself on a subway platform in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood, the city's […]

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Obama Announces Historic Revamp of US-Cuba Relations

December 17, 2014 0

U.S. President Barack Obama announced a major shift in U.S. relations with Cuba, after the country’s communist leaders released Alan Gross, an American who had been imprisoned there for five years. Obama and Cuban President […]

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US Congress Passes $1.1 Trillion Budget for 2015

December 15, 2014 0

The U.S. Congress has given its final approval for a massive $1.1 trillion government spending plan for most of 2015, ending a threat that the federal government could shut down again if the legislation was […]

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US Tightens Security Ahead of CIA Torture Report Release

December 9, 2014 0

U.S. diplomatic facilities and military installations overseas are under increased security Tuesday as the Senate prepares to release a long-awaited report detailing the CIA's interrogation methods since the September 11, 2001 attacks. The 6,000-page report […]

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