GM recalls another 718,000 U.S. vehicles

The six recalls are for varying reasons, but not for ignition switches.

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MH17 family living in ‘hell beyond hell’ after losing three kids

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"Our babies are not here with us - we need to live with this act of horror … every moment for the rest of our lives," the Maslin family said.

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Passenger plane crashes in stormy Taiwan

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A plane has crashed while making an emergency landing in Taiwan killing at least 40 people, according to reports.

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George Harrison memorial tree overrun and killed by… beetles

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If only the beetles had let it be…

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Appeals courts disagree over Obamacare

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Obamacare got taken for a roller-coaster ride on Tuesday when two different appeals courts took completely different takes on the latest challenges to the law.

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Missile Fears: Feds ban airlines from flying to Tel Aviv airport

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FAA issues notice prohibiting all U.S. airlines from flying to or from Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion International Airport for up to 24 hours.

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Malaysian jet wreckage hacked into with saws, experts say

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"The rear part of the aircraft, one of the biggest intact pieces, has definitely been hacked into," OSCE spokesman says.

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Johns Hopkins settles $190 million over pelvic exams suits

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Salt Lake City turns Main Street into giant slip and slide

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Massive 1,000 foot water slide is erected on Salt Lake City’s Main Street.

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Shock tape and sticks: Delhi residents battle thousands of terrorizing monkeys

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India’s rhesus monkeys are derelicts. They regularly steal food, alcohol, glasses,medical equipment, and clothes. They even break into cars.

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Three-day work week for all! Billionaire says

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One of the world’s richest men believes we should work only three days a week. Carlos Slim says it’s time for a “radical overhaul” of working lives.

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Netanyahu says Hamas wants to ‘pile up the bodies’ for sympathy

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blamed Hamas on Monday for trying to “pile up the bodies” of its own Palestinian people to generate sympathy while it fires more rockets into Israel. 

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Obama to Putin: ‘Burden is on Russia’ to let world probe crash

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Saying that pro-Russian separatists’ behavior “has no place in the community of nations,” President Barack Obama said on Monday that “the burden is on Russia” to push the separatists to allow unfettered access to the crash site of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17.

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Citizens’ racy photos shared among NSA workers, Snowden says

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Naked or sexually compromising photos intercepted by the NSA are routinely shared among intelligence workers, Edward Snowden says.

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58k Gaza kids hit by ‘death, injury or loss of home’ in 10 days

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The Gaza conflict is taking its toll on tens of thousands of children, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs warned Friday.

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