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U.N. Security Council calls for cease-fire

With more than 1,000 people killed in the Israel-Hamas conflict, the U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting in New York early Monday and announced "strong support ... for an immediate and unconditional…

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    Tentative deal reached to fund VA fixes

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    Pope to visit Philadelphia next year

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Education

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    Expelled lesbian accepted at another school

    An honor-roll student who was expelled from Southwestern Christian University in Oklahoma after she married another woman is now enrolled at a different…

Health

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    Second American infected with Ebola

    A second American aid worker in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola, according to the Christian humanitarian group she works for.

    Nancy Writebol is employed…

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  • Cherrystone Campground storm damage

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    2 dead, 36 hurt by tornado at campground

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    "Something crazy is going on outside," a woman shouts. "I'm scared."

    Moments later, the same voice yells that a tree has…

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    BuzzFeed fires editor for plagiarizing

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