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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 20, 2012, file photo, a worker stands in the early-morning sunlight on a home construction project in Newtown, Pa. The Commerce Department reports on sales of new homes in June later Thursday July 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
US new-home sales plummet in JuneUS new-home sales tumble 8.1 percent in June to annual rate of 406,000
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FILE - In this April 23, 2013 file photo, a United Airlines jet departs in view of the air traffic control tower at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. United Continental Holdings Inc. on Thursday, July 24, 2014 said that net income in the second quarter was $789 million. The results topped analysts' expectations and marked a turnaround from the first quarter, when United was the only major U.S. carrier to report a loss. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
United Airlines posts 2Q profit, reversing 1Q lossWith summer travel season in full swing, United Airlines breaks into the black
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In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis meets Meriam Ibrahim, from Sudan, with her daughter Maya in her arms,  in his Santa Marta residence, at the Vatican, Thursday, July 24, 2014.   The Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for refusing to recant her Christian faith has arrived in Italy along with her family, including the infant born in prison.  Ibrahim, whose father was Muslim but whose mother was an Orthodox Christian from Ethiopia, was sentenced to death over charges of apostasy. She married her husband, a Christian, in a church ceremony in 2011.  (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, File)
Pope meets Christian sentenced to death for faithPope meets privately with Sudanese woman who escaped death sentence for Christian faith
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FILE - In this Tuesday July 27, 2004, file photo, Fouad Massoum speaks during a press conference in Baghdad, Iraq. Kurdish politician Massoum was named Iraq’s new president on Thursday, Massoum, 76, one of the founders of President Jalal Talabani’s Patriotic Union of Kurdistan party, known as PUK, accepted the position after winning two-thirds of the votes, noting the “huge security, political and economic tasks" facing the government. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File)
Iraq elects Kurdish politician as presidentIraqi lawmakers elect moderate Kurdish politician as country's new president.
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In this picture taken on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, Soviet era drawings depicting the recommended procedures for civilians in the event of bombing are seen on the walls of a bomb shelter, in Donetsk, Ukraine. Five civilians were killed and 12 injured in fighting between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian rebels on Monday, according to the mayor’s office. Residents in the rebel-held city are blaming Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who has promised to stamp out the uprising in the eastern part of the country.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
Ukraine accused of targeting civilians in eastUkraine accused of targeting civilians as government forces close in on rebel stronghold
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King Willem-Alexander, left, Queen Maxima and Prime Minister Mark Rutte, right, observe a minute of silence during a ceremony to mark the return of the first bodies of passengers and crew killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 from Ukraine at Eindhoven military air base, in Eindhoven, Netherlands, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. After being removed from the planes, the bodies are to be taken in a convoy of hearses to a military barracks in the central city of Hilversum, where forensic experts will begin the painstaking task of identifying the bodies and returning them to their loved ones. (AP Photo/Phil Nijhuis)
Planes with Malaysia Airlines bodies leave Ukraine2 planes carrying remains from Malaysian Airlines disaster head to the Netherlands
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Taya Kyle, the widow of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, arrives at U.S. District Court wearing dog tags around her neck, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in St. Paul, Minn. There was no verdict Wednesday as jurors try to decide whether Kyle, a decorated military sniper, libeled former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura in his best-selling memoir. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, David Joles) MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES LOCAL TELEVISION OUT
Deliberations in Ventura trial enter Day 3Jury begins 3rd day of deliberations in ex-Minnesota Gov. Ventura's defamation lawsuit
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
FILE - The New York Stock Exchange is shown, in this Aug. 9, 2011 file photo taken in New York. World shares were rattled Thursday July 24, 2014 by reports the European Union is weighing stiffer financial sanctions against Russia.  .(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
US stocks rise as investors weigh earningsUS stocks inch up after Facebook, Ford, Caterpillar and others report quarterly results
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
Afghan medical workers move the dead body of a foreign female aid worker who was employed by the International Assistance Mission, in Herat, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Officials said two Finnish women were riding in a taxi when they were shot dead by two men on a motorcycle. (AP Photo/Hoshang Hashimi)
2 Finnish aid workers killed in AfghanistanGunmen kill 2 Finnish women aid workers in western Afghanistan
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
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