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Nuclear Negotiations With Iran Extended 4 Months

The U.S., Iran and five other nations have agreed to continue talks past their Sunday deadline.

Obama: Evidence MH17 Hit By Missile From Rebel-Held Area Of Ukraine

The president says at least one U.S. citizen is among the nearly 300 people killed when the plane crashed in the eastern Donetsk region.

Surviving An Adult World In Fairy Tales, And Real Life

Since October thousands of children attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border have been taken into custody. Author Kate Bernheimer recommends a book to help reflect on the lives of these children.

New York's 'Night Of Birmingham Horror' Sparked A Summer Of Riots

The shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer in New York City led to six days of rioting in Harlem and Bedford-Stuyvesant the first in a series of violent protests in 1964.

Inside Gaza And Under Israeli Fire, A Family Tries To Stay Safe

The Israeli army's invasion on the margins of the Gaza Strip has already wreaked havoc and injury for Gazans. A day in the life of the Abu Tawila family illustrates that stark and tragic reality.

Wildfires Force Evacuation Of Towns, Hospital In Washington State

Pateros, a town of about 650 residents in north central Washington, emptied out Thursday night as wildfires continued to grow. One resident described it as looking like "the caldron of hell."

Israeli Ground Operation In Gaza Continues

Three dozen Palestinians and one Israeli solider have died since tanks rolled in late Thursday. It's the first time in five years that Israel has sent ground troops into a conflict.

Among The Ruins Of The Plane, Tentative Steps To Secure Order

Journalist Noah Sneider was at the site in eastern Ukraine where Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down, killing all 298 people onboard. Sneider updates Audie Cornish on the state of the site.

U.S. Citizen Killed On MH17 Lived Mainly In Netherlands

Quinn Schansman, a dual U.S.-Dutch citizen, was born in New York City. His father reportedly lives in the San Francisco area.

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