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Watch How Liberal Guest Reacts When Anchor Repeatedly Asks Him This ‘Direct’ Gun Control Question Regarding WDBJ Shooting

Former Clinton administration official David Goodfriend was seemingly unable to come up with an answer on Thursday when Fox News host Greg Jarrett asked him twice what specific gun law could have prevented Wednesday’s shocking WDBJ shooting.<p>The suspected killer, Vester Lee Flanagan, also known as …

Government loses ‘bedroom tax’ vote

The government has just lost a vote in the House of Commons on the ‘bedroom tax’/removal of the spare-room subsidy/underoccupancy penalty/Size Criteria for People Renting in the Social Rented Sector (the correct, if rather clunky, name). There was a three-line whip from the Tories on the vote, but …

Obamacare site hacked but nothing taken, HHS says

Hackers silently infected a Healthcare.gov computer server this summer. But the malware didn't manage to steal anyone's data, federal officials say.<p>On Thursday, the Health and Human Services Department, which manages the Obamacare website, explained what happened. And officials stressed that …

Surgery Reveals Oregon Great Dane Ate 43 Socks

The 3-year-old Great Dane was miserable and retching when its owners rushed him to a northwest Portland emergency animal hospital. Turns out, it was something he ate.<p>X-rays showed a stomach full of "a large quantity of foreign material." Nearly two hours of surgery later, Dr. Ashley Magee had the …

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HealthCare.gov Site Suffers Hack But No Data Stolen: Officials

The government's healthcare insurance information website, HealthCare.gov, was hacked this summer, but no damage was done, according to a statement Thursday from the Department of Health and Human Services. "Today, we briefed key Congressional staff about an intrusion on a test server that supports …

Recall the mongooses! Escaped cobra in Southern California is captured

If Southern California is indeed an Eden, then its serpent has been found.<p>An exotic deadly snake -- a white cobra -- was captured Thursday after it earlier escaped from its unknown owner onto the well-to-do streets of the Los Angeles suburb of Thousand Oaks, authorities said.<p>Though no further …

Bus swept away in Kashmir flooding; 70 missing

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — An overcrowded bus carrying wedding guests was swept away Thursday by a flooded stream in the Indian-held portion of Kashmir and about 70 people were missing, a state official said.<p>Rescuers were searching for the bus but had not been able to locate it in the gushing waters, …

Hundreds Flee Nigeria's Maiduguri As Boko Haram Militants Advance

By Lanre Ola<p>MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Hundreds of civilians are fleeing Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri as fears grow that Islamist Boko Haram militants may try to assault the Borno state capital after seizing towns and territory around it, residents said on …

Mistaken US bombing blamed on miscommunication

WASHINGTON (AP) — A "friendly fire" incident in Afghanistan that killed five U.S. soldiers and one Afghan in June was caused by a series of avoidable …

US to provide $75M to expand Ebola care centers

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The American aid agency announced Thursday it would donate $75 million to fund 1,000 more beds in Ebola treatment centers in …

Iraq crisis: Two bombs kill at least 20 in Baghdad

<b>More than 20 people were killed and dozens injured after two bombs went off in Iraq's capital Baghdad on Thursday.</b><p>A car bomb in Kadhamiya, a mainly Shia area that has seen several attacks in recent days, killed at least 11.<p>Separately, a suicide bomber drove a vehicle packed with explosives into a …

One in 10 girls sexually abused, says UN report

<b>About 120 million girls around the world - slightly more than one in 10 - have been raped or sexually assaulted by the age of 20, a UN report says.</b><p>The children's agency Unicef also says 95,000 children and teenagers - most of them in Latin America and the Caribbean - were murdered in 2012 alone.<p>It …

Who are the 'willing' in Obama's anti-Islamic State coalition?

Analysts say that heeding those principles in the case of the Islamic State insurgency – acting through a coalition in Iraq this time around – won't necessarily negate the traditional risks of U.S. military action in the Middle East. In fact, it may pose unique pitfalls – not just today, but …

A Raft Of New Sanctions Are About To Slam Russia

The leaders are heading into the second and final day of a NATO summit in Newport, Wales, that has been labeled the most critical since the end of the Cold War for the Western military alliance as it addresses a multitude of crises from Ukraine to Iraq to Afghanistan.<p>They agreed on Thursday to set …

Top CIA officer in Benghazi delayed response to terrorist attack, US security team members claim

A U.S. security team in Benghazi was held back from immediately responding to the attack on the American diplomatic mission on orders of the top CIA officer there, three of those involved told Fox News’ Bret Baier.<p>Their account gives a dramatic new turn to what the Obama administration and its …