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MSF staff leave Kunduz hospital
Charity MSF says staff have left its hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz after it was hit by air strikes it blames on US-led Nato forces Sun, 04 Oct 2015 11:22:34 GMT
French Riviera floods leave 16 dead
At least 16 people die after violent storms and flooding hit the French Riviera, including three elderly people who drowned in their retirement home. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 11:10:12 GMT
Pope opens synod amid gay priest row
Pope Francis opens a synod of Roman Catholic bishops focusing on teachings on the family, a day after a senior Vatican priest came out as gay. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 09:55:48 GMT
Oregon teen 'played dead' in shooting
A teenager survived the Oregon shooting because she was covered in another victim's body and the attacker believed she was dead, her father says. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:26:57 GMT
Israelis killed in Jerusalem attacks
Israeli police ban Palestinians from entering Jerusalem's Old City after two Israelis were killed and three wounded in separate attacks. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 08:57:09 GMT
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Trump: Most Refugees Are Men, Why Are They Not Defending Their Country? (VIDEO)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said at a campaign rally Saturday that refugees are mostly "young, strong men" and questioned why they weren't fighting for their country instead of coming to the United States. Trump, speaking from a campaign rally in Tennessee,  … Sun, 4 Oct 2015 12:27:36 +0000
Israeli police and Palestinians clash after Muslim men under 40 were barred from Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque
Israeli police clashed with Palestinians after Muslim men under the age of 40 were barred from attending Friday prayers at the al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem. The mosque is considered the third holiest site in Islam. Israel has pledged to maintain Muslim prayer rights at  … Sun, 4 Oct 2015 12:21:10 +0000
America Was Built On Slavery And It Was Much Worse Than You Might Imagine
But how much do modern Americans really know about slavery in colonial America? In the genocide of Native Americans? In the War of Independence or the drafting of the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights? Or afterward for decades until the Civil War? Chances are, not very much. … Sun, 4 Oct 2015 12:18:39 +0000
Man Can'€™t Believe Obama Would Use Tragedy To Push Anti-Tragedy Agenda
Following yesterday’s speech by the president addressing the recent events in Roseburg, OR, local 42-year-old Tim Moss expressed his outrage to reporters that President Obama was attempting to capitalize off a tragedy to push his anti-tragedy agenda. “It’s jus … Sun, 4 Oct 2015 12:09:14 +0000
Sun, 4 Oct 2015 11:39:42 +0000 - Top Stories
Clinton mocks Trump on 'SNL'
Hillary Clinton made an appearance on "Saturday Night Live" as a bartender joking with cast member Kate McKinnon's Clinton character.

Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:17:11 GMT
Colbert gets serious over shooting
Stephen Colbert took a moment on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" to respond to the Oregon shooting that killed nine people.

Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:04:43 GMT
Guatemala landslide claims 86
The gangly arms of four backhoes dug through a mound of sandy soil that had buried many of the residents of El Cambray alive in a landslide.

Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:03:43 GMT
MSF calls for independent inquiry
Doctors Without Borders is calling for an independent investigation of the deadly bombing of its hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz, which it says is no longer operational.

Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:01:33 GMT
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Sun, 04 Oct 2015 10:50:39 GMT

NYT > U.S.
Pain Spreads as Credit Vise Grows Tighter
Lenders have become even less willing to part with their money, further crimping budgets and family spending.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 12:43:45 GMT
For Rivals, Finance Crisis Is Posing on-the-Fly Tests
The presidential race has turned into an audition for who could best handle a national economic emergency.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 11:44:12 GMT
Drug Label, Maimed Patient and Test for Court
At issue is whether plaintiffs have the right to sue when the products that hurt them had met federal standards.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 12:39:18 GMT
After Impasse, New California Budget Agreement
California legislative leaders and the governor have come to an agreement on the state budget, which is now roughly three months late.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 08:20:47 GMT
California Bans Texting by Operators of Trains
After investigators said an engineer in last week’s collision had been texting on the job, regulators temporarily banned the use of all cellular devices by anyone at the controls of a moving train.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 07:01:46 GMT

ABC News: Top Stories
South Carolina Rocked By Record-Setting Rain
Rain continues to fall on Charleston, South Carolina, one day after the city was slammed by record-setting rainfall. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 08:01:18 -0400
Hillary Clinton Mocks Ben Carson, Ted Cruz on Gay Rights
Clinton also called for new laws to support and protect the rights of transgender people during remarks to the Human Rights Campaign. Sat, 03 Oct 2015 19:45:04 -0400
Gay Former Student Opens Up About Meeting With Pope
When Grassi learned the pope was coming to the U.S., he wrote to him. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 07:18:38 -0400
Doctors Without Borders Leaves Afghan City After Airstrike
Doctors Without Borders leaves Afghan city after deadly airstrike Sun, 04 Oct 2015 04:50:07 -0400
Syria President: Russia Campaign Against Terror Must Succeed
Syria President says Russia-led coalition against 'terrorism' in his country must succeed Sun, 04 Oct 2015 08:31:09 -0400

The Weather Channel: Your Local Weather Outlook--Falls Church, VA (22046)
Current Weather Conditions In Falls Church, VA (22046)
Cloudy, and 54 ° F. For more details? Sun, 4 Oct 2015 08:41:29 EDT
Your Local Doppler Radar
This map shows the location and intensity of precipitation in your area. The color of the precipitation corresponds to the rate at which it is falling. This map is updated every 15 minutes. Sun, 4 Oct 2015 08:41:29 EDT
Pollen Trend for Falls Church, VA (22046)
Steady. View complete PollenCast? Sun, 4 Oct 2015 08:41:29 EDT

Quotes of the Day
G. K. Chesterton
"Fallacies do not cease to be fallacies because they become fashions." Sun, 04 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Will Rogers
"The best doctor in the world is the veterinarian. He can't ask his patients what is the matter-he's got to just know." Sun, 04 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Henry James
"The only obligation to which in advance we may hold a novel, without incurring the accusation of being arbitrary, is that it be interesting." Sun, 04 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Paul Gauguin
"Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge." Sun, 04 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Mitch Hedberg
"I'm sick of following my dreams. I'm just going to ask them where they're going and hook up with them later." Sat, 03 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT