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French government dissolved amid turmoil among ministers

French government dissolved amid turmoil among ministers

The French government was dissolved Monday amid turmoil among top ministers.
Assistant principal at Royal Palm Beach High School hurt breaking up fight

Assistant principal at Royal Palm Beach High School hurt breaking up fight

A woman assistant principal at Royal Palm Beach High School suffered a cut on the wrist Thursday morning while trying to break up a fight off campus.
Syria ready to cooperate with UN to fight terror

Syria ready to cooperate with UN to fight terror

The Syrian regime says it's ready to accept support from the United States and others working under the U.N. umbrella to fight "terrorists."
DR Congo confirms Ebola cases as deadly virus goes beyond West Africa

DR Congo confirms Ebola cases as deadly virus goes beyond West Africa

The Democratic Republic of Congo is reporting new Ebola cases in a northern town, sparking fears that the deadly virus is expanding far beyond West Africa.
Sprint undercuts T-Mobile by $20 a month

Sprint undercuts T-Mobile by $20 a month

The price war is on in the U.S. wireless industry.
Japan landslides

Japan landslides

TOKYO (CNN) -- The death toll from landslides in Hiroshima, Japan, rose to 50 on Sunday, and 38 more people were reported missing, according to Kyodo news agency.
California earthquake

California earthquake

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Actor Richard Attenborough Dead

Actor Richard Attenborough Dead

Acclaimed actor-director Richard Attenborough has died, the British Broadcasting Corporation reported Sunday, citing his son. Attenborough was 90.
 Former CIA chief: Matter of time before ISIS tries to attack West

Former CIA chief: Matter of time before ISIS tries to attack West

An ISIS attack against the West is a question of timing -- "not of inevitably, not of intent," according to the former head of the CIA, retired Gen. Michael Hayden
Reduce back to school stress

Reduce back to school stress

School shopping, sports games, and squeezing in those last moments of summer. This can be a lot of work for parents, and even students to juggle. For many East Texans, Monday marks the first day back to school. 
Clinton ignores questions on Ferguson

Clinton ignores questions on Ferguson

Hillary Clinton, who has yet to comment about the protests over the death of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, ignored questions about the incident on Sunday.
NASA's decades-old Voyager 2 mission is a preview of new mission to Pluto

NASA's decades-old Voyager 2 mission is a preview of new mission to Pluto

NASA's New Horizons explorer is hurtling through space on its way to the outermost reaches of the solar system for a rendezvous with the small, icy "dwarf planet" of Pluto and its five moons.
American held in Syria released

American held in Syria released

American Peter Theo Curtis, who was held hostage for two years by Islamist rebels in Syria, was released Sunday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said.
Retirees' Social Security checks garnished for student loans

Retirees' Social Security checks garnished for student loans

Joshua Cohen works with troubled student loan borrowers.
Chris Brown's VMA party turns violent; gunshots wound 3

Chris Brown's VMA party turns violent; gunshots wound 3

Gunshots inside a celebrity-filled Sunset Strip party hosted by Chris Brown wounded three people early Sunday, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department spokesman said.