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Arizona Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began

Posted: 07/23/2014 - A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.

Agents Get Subsidized 'Obamacare' Using Fake IDs

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Congress will hear testimony Wednesday detailing how undercover investigators used fake identities to get taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's law.

Listeria Risk Prompts Fruit Recall Nationwide

Updated: 07/23/2014 - A Central California company has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

Obama Bestows Medal Of Honor On NH Veteran

Posted: 07/22/2014 - President Barack Obama is bestowing the Medal of Honor on a former Army staff sergeant who fought off enemy fighters during one of the bloodiest battles of the Afghanistan war.

Texas Governor Sending National Guard Troops To Border

Posted: 07/21/2014 - Gov. Rick Perry is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border over the next month to combat what he said Monday were criminals exploiting a surge of children pouring into the U.S. illegally.

Hopkins Settles Pelvic Exam Suits For $190 Million

Posted: 07/21/2014 - Johns Hopkins Hospital has agreed to a $190 million settlement with more than 8,000 patients of a gynecologist who secretly photographed and videotaped women's bodies in the examining room with a pen-like camera he wore around his neck, lawyers said Monday.

More Studies Needed In Apparent Chokehold Death

Posted: 07/21/2014 - The medical examiner's office says it's still trying to determine what caused the death of a New York City man who appeared to be held in a chokehold as police attempted to arrest him.

Obama To Sign Executive Orders Protecting Homosexual Employees

Updated: 07/21/2014 - President Barack Obama plans to sign executive orders today prohibiting discrimination against gay and transgender workers in the federal government and its contracting agencies, but a pre-existing exemption will reportedly remain in place.

Movie, TV Legend James Garner Dies At 86

Posted: 07/21/2014 - Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86.

Lawyer: Clippers Sale Could Miss August Deadline

Posted: 07/19/2014 - A lawyer for the man offering to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion told a judge Friday that Donald Sterling's stalling tactics are threatening to doom the sale by pushing it past a contractual deadline.

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