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Probe exposes flaws behind rollout

Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall,...

More than 150 feared dead in India monsoon landslide

The death toll from a major landslide Wednesday in western India was expected to exceed 150, a health official said, after heavy monsoon rains sent mud and...

US House passes $17b veterans healthcare bill

The U. S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a $17 billion plan to ease long healthcare delays at the scandal‑plagued Veterans Affairs...

Ebola fears grow with Europe and Asia on alert

Fears that the west African Ebola outbreak could spread to other continents grew on Wednesday with European and Asian countries on alert and a leading...

Israeli strikes hit UN school, Gaza shopping area

Savage fighting between Israel and Hamas is escalating in Gaza as the conflict enters its fourth week. A U. N. aid agency spokesman says Israeli tank...

US resupplies Israel with munitions as Gaza offensive rages

The United States has allowed Israel, waging an offensive in the Gaza Strip, to tap a local U. S. arms stockpile in the past week to resupply it with...

Gaza shelling hits UN school

A U. N. school being used as a refuge for Gaza residents is hit by shell fire. Paul Chapman reports.

Israeli army shows tunnel destruction

The Israeli army releases video it says shows the destruction of a militant tunnel and discovery of hidden rocket launchers in Gaza. Paul Chapman reports