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State Dept: 'No American is proud' of CIA tactics

The State Department has endorsed the broad conclusions of a harshly critical Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after...

Israel mobilises 16,000 more reservists - spokesperson

Israel mobilised 16,000 additional reservists, taking their total to 86,000, as military operations in the Gaza Strip continue, an army spokeswoman said...

Bank of America ordered to pay $1.27b for 'Hustle' fraud

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Bank of America Corp to pay a $1.27 billion (£750.75 million) penalty for fraud over shoddy mortgages sold by...

Argentina approaching another default after talks fail

Argentina and holdout creditors failed to reach a debt deal, bringing the country closer to another default. Nathan Frandino reports.



ShowBiz Minute: Saldana, Singer, Franklin

Zoe Saldana fuels pregnancy rumors; lawyers want off the Bryan Singer case; Aretha Franklin teases new record. (July 30)

AP Top Stories

Here's the latest news for Wednesday July 30th: Two separate deadly attacks hit Gaza; Workers at UCLA clean up water damage; The UK will test driverless cars; crop circles appear in Germany.

Michelle Obama: 'Blood of Africa Runs Through My Veins'

Speaking to a group of young Africans in Washington, US first lady Michelle Obama said that the "blood of Africa" runs through her veins. (July...