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Investigators work the scene of a shooting Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa. A shooting at the suburban Philadelphia hospital campus has killed one worker and injured two other people. Prosecutor Jack Whelan says one of the injured is the gunman. (AP Photo)Police: A doctor grazed by a patient's gunfire in Philadelphia returned fire with his own gun.


2014-07-24 16:53:59 -0600

U.S. President Barack Obama pauses while he delivers remarks about Ukraine while in the press briefing room at the White House in WashingtonOver 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 as it was written.


2014-07-24 13:42:23 -0600

The Downing of MH17 – A Distressingly ‘Happy’ Error for Putin and the Russian EconomyThe Obama administration on Thursday accused Russia of firing artillery from its territory into Ukraine to hit Ukrainian military sites and asserted that Moscow is boosting its supply of weaponry to pro-Russian separatists.


2014-07-24 15:40:45 -0600