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Convoy of the OSCE mission in Ukraine travel outside the city of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine Wednesday, July 30, 2014 as they try to estimate security conditions. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)Another attempt to reach Malaysia Airlines crash site in E. Ukraine turned away.


2014-07-30 06:01:55 -0600

Lois Lerner speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.WASHINGTON (AP) — A former IRS official at the heart of the agency's tea party controversy called Republicans "crazies" and more in newly released emails.


2014-07-30 10:34:29 -0600

Guinea troops, center, provide security at the entrance to the morgue were the victims of a stampede that took place the night before at a rap concert are kept in the city of Conakry, Guinea, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Hospital officials say at least 33 people are dead following a stampede at a rap concert in the capital of Guinea. Hundreds of people leaving a late-night rap concert on a beach in Guinea rushed to leave through a single exit, creating a stampede (AP Photo/Youssouf Bah)CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Hundreds of people leaving a late-night rap concert on a beach in Guinea rushed to leave through a single exit, creating a stampede that killed at least 33 people, officials said Wednesday.


2014-07-30 09:28:02 -0600