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3 Americans Detained In Iran

Posted On July 24, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Three Americans, including a "Washington Post" reporter, are being held in Iran. The newspaper says correspondent Jason Rezaian and his wife were detained Tuesday. It's not clear who is holding them or why they were detained. Rezaian has been the "Post's" Tehran correspondent since 2012. The two other Americans being held have…

Harf Cites Evidence Of Russian Artillery Attacks On Ukrainian Military

Posted On July 24, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- State Department spokesperson Marie Harf is citing growing evidence that Russian artillery is being fired across the border with eastern Ukraine to attack Ukrainian military targets.   In a State Department briefing, Harf cited U.S. intelligence sources. Tensions in the border region have heightened since last week's downing of a Malaysian airliner.…

State Dept Defends FAA Actions In Israel

Posted On July 24, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- State Department spokesperson Marie Harf is defending the FAA's two-day ban on U.S. airline flights in-and-out of Israel's Ben Gurion Airport.   Critics have slammed the travel ban. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the FAA handed Hamas an "undeserved victory." Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz said the flight ban…

Algerian Plane Crashes With 116 Aboard

Posted On July 24, 2014

(Paris) -- Authorities say the Air Algerie flight that lost contact over Africa crashed with more than 100 people on board. TheLocal.com Editor Ben McPartland says the flight was en route to the Algerian capital when it went down.   McPartland says the plane reportedly changed course to avoid bad weather and dropped from radar…

More Ukraine Crash Bodies To Arrive in Netherlands

Posted On July 24, 2014

(Amsterdam) -- More bodies from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 are arriving in the Netherlands today for identification. In Amsterdam, reporter Sandra Gathmann says it will not be the last delivery of bodies.   Pro-Russian rebels have been widely accused of shooting down the plane, killing all 298 people on board. The majority of the passengers…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found Dog, tan/white shaggy, and little.

    Posted on July 28, 2014
    Location: Dillsboro, IN

    Farmer's retreat, 300 S area. Tan and White colored came…