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FAA lifts ban on US flights to Tel Aviv airport

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The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights in and out of Israel, which the agency had imposed out of concern for the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets. More>>

Remains from wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 17 arrives in the Netherlands Video included

Remains from the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 arrive in the Netherlands Tuesday. More>>

Secretary of State John Kerry is in the Middle East trying to hammer out a cease-fire deal between Hamas and Israel Video included

Loud explosions and black smoke hover over Gaza this Tuesday morning as fighting continues. More>>

President Obama calls for pro-Russia Ukrainian separatists to open site of Malaysia Airlines crash Video included

President Obama called on Russia Monday to use its influence over the pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine to let investigators full access to the site of the downed Malaysian plane. More>>

International investigators are struggling to get access to the malaysian plane crash site Video included

With Russian President Vladimir Putin now joining the leaders calling on rebels in Ukraine to grant access to international investigators, there's hope of progress, but the question is how much evidence has already been destroyed. More>>

International investigators hope to begin their search for the cause of a passenger jet plane crashing in eastern Ukraine Video included

Friday, international investigators were hoping to begin their search for the cause of the crash of a passenger jet in war-torn eastern Ukraine. More>>

NJ Gov. Christie to be in Iowa and 2016 spotlight

Chris Christie heads the Republican Governors Association and says that's why he'll be in Iowa on Thursday - to raise money for other politicians. More>>

Senate candidate records GOP address, then deploys

A new item on Lt. Col. Joni Ernst's checklist as she packed up for annual training with the Iowa National Guard: denounce the health care law in the weekly Republican radio address. More>>

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  • Cruz demands answers on FAA flight ban to Israel

    Cruz demands answers on FAA flight ban to Israel

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-07-24 20:08:12 GMT
    Sen. Ted Cruz says he'll continue blocking confirmation of a series of State Department nominees despite the Federal Aviation Administration lifting a ban on U.S. airline flights to Israel.More >>
    Sen. Ted Cruz vowed Thursday to continue blocking confirmation of a series of ambassadorial and other diplomatic nominees despite the Federal Aviation Administration lifting a ban on U.S. airline flights to Israel. The...More >>
  • Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad

    Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-07-24 20:08:07 GMT
    President Barack Obama wraps up a three-day fundraising trip on the West Coast on Thursday, devoting part of his day to promoting his economic agenda at a technical college.More >>
    Striking a populist stand ahead of the midterm elections, President Barack Obama is demanding "economic patriotism" from American corporations that seek overseas mergers to avoid U.S. taxes.More >>
  • House panel clears way for vote on Obama lawsuit

    House panel clears way for vote on Obama lawsuit

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:54 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:54:04 GMT
    Republicans have cleared legislation for a vote in the House that authorizes the filing of an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law.More >>
    Over Democratic objections, Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law...More >>
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