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Thursday, July 31, 2014
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National Headlines
  • Argentina slides into default as debt talks fail
    NEW YORK (AP) -- The collapse of talks with U.S. creditors sent Argentina into its second debt default in 13 years and raised questions about what comes next for financial markets and the South American nation's staggering economy....
  • Suing Obama: GOP-led House gives the go-ahead
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority. Obama and other Democrats derided the effort as a stunt aimed at tossing political red meat to conservative voters....
  • Pipe break that flooded UCLA dumps 20M gallons
    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The rupture of a nearly century-old water main that ripped a 15-foot hole through Sunset Boulevard and turned a swath of the University of California, Los Angeles, into a mucky mess points to the risks and expense many cities face with miles of water lines installed generations ago....
  • AP PHOTOS: At least 17 die in Gaza school attack
    JEBALIYA, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Shelling of a school crowded with refugees in Gaza early Wednesday killed at least 17 people and wounded 90 more, according to Palestinian health officials....
State Headlines
  • Youth soccer coach admits videotaping young girls
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A suburban Kansas City youth soccer coach has pleaded guilty to secretly videotaping young girls while they changed their clothes in his daughter's bedroom....
  • Murder, other counts severed in antifreeze deaths
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- A southwest Missouri woman accused of killing two family members by slipping antifreeze into their drinks could have two trials after a judge approved a motion to sever two murder counts from other charges....
  • Obama makes quick stop in Kansas City suburb
    PARKVILLE, Mo. (AP) -- Residents of the Kansas City suburb of Parkville got a surprise when President Barack Obama stopped at a coffee shop and paid the tabs for a handful of patrons....
  • Inmates on cleanup crew find $1 million in pot
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) -- A northwest Missouri cleanup crew consisting of jail inmates and a sheriff's deputy went into a roadside ravine to clean up trash and instead discovered more than 600 pounds of packaged marijuana....
  • Protesters mass outside Obama appearance
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- About 300 people stood outside the theater where President Obama spoke in Kansas City, Missouri....
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