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The family of 16-year old Mohammed Abu Khder, who was kidnapped from east Jerusalem on July 2 and burned to death, stand outside the District Court in Jerusalem, on August 6, 2014U.S. State Department: Israel appears to be targeting kin of murdered Palestinian teen.


2014-08-21 14:35:47 -0600

A Campbellsville Fire Department truck with the ladder extended remained at the scene where two firefighters were injured during an ice bucket challenge during a fundraiser for ALS on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Campbellsville, Ky. Officials say the ladder got too close to a power line and electricity traveled to the ladder, electrocuting the firefighters. (AP Photo/Dylan Lovan)Four firefighters were injured — two seriously — when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they helped college students take part in an ice bucket challenge, police said Thursday.


2014-08-21 17:21:24 -0600

Tennessee teen suspended for saying "bless you" in public schoolA high school senior in Tennessee says she was given an in-school suspension for saying "bless you" to classmate who had sneezed.


2014-08-21 09:38:52 -0600