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Boston Marathon Bombing: Tsarnaev Gun Mystery Solved, Say Officials

Law enforcement officials say they’ve answered a mystery that’s been unsolved since last year’s Boston Marathon bombings — where did the Tsarnaev brothers get the gun that prosecutors say they used to kill a campus police officer? Continue reading

Here’s what Obamacare’s authors said they actually meant

The two contradictory appeals court decisions that cast the future of Obamacare into uncertainty Tuesday morning largely center on a question of intent: When the Affordable Care Act was conceived and drafted, did its creators mean to withhold health care subsidies from people living in states that refused to set up their own exchanges? This latest legal challenge focuses on four words in the mammoth law authorizing tax credits for individuals who buy insurance through exchanges “established by the States.” Thiry-six states declined to set up their own exchanges — far more than the law’s backers anticipated — and in those states, consumers have been shopping for health care on exchanges run instead by the federal government Continue reading

Ukraine opens criminal cases against Russian minister, businessman

STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Dutch official says at least 200 bodies were transferred from crash site on train The European Union agrees on a plan for new sanctions to include Russia Ukraine opens criminal cases against Russian defense minister and businessman U.S. sending an expert to help retrieve info from flight data recorders Send iReport your photos and videos. Continue reading

Sources: Militia blamed for Benghazi attack moved next door to US Consulate before strike

Members of the Islamist extremist militia blamed for the Benghazi terror attack had moved in next door to the U.S. Consulate months before the strike but “nothing was done” despite concerns about the dangerous neighbors, sources tell Fox News.  Sources say members of Ansar al-Sharia moved to the house just outside the east wall of the compound within three weeks of American personnel renting the facility, and later used the location to help plan and take part in the attack on the American Consulate on Sept Continue reading

Senators warn VA nominee of host of problems that await

Robert McDonald (R), President Obama’s nominee to be the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, confers with Sen. Sherrod Brown (L) (D-OH) prior to McDonald’s testimony before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Tuesday in Washington, DC. McDonald, if confirmed, would lead the recently scandal plagued Department of Veterans Affairs. Continue reading

Two Republican Judges Gut Obamacare, Threatening Health Care For Millions

WASHINGTON — Two Republican judges on the D.C. Circuit Court have ruled that the equivalent of a typo is enough to strip health care subsidies from up to 5 million people, dealing what would be a death blow to the Affordable Care Act if the decision is allowed to stand. Continue reading

Mysterious White Flags Fly on Brooklyn Bridge

ABC News | More ABC News Videos Copy The mysterious appearance of two large white flags flying over the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City this morning had everyone from city officials to regular New Yorkers scratching their heads. White flags, which are symbols of surrender, flew from poles on the stone supports atop the famed bridge that connects Brooklyn and Manhattan over the East River Continue reading

What do RussNEWS.GNOM.ES know about Flight 17?

Russian President Vladimir Putin talks to people at a construction site of the stadium expected to host soccer matches for the 2018 World Cup in the city of Samara, July 21, 2014. NEWS.GNOM.ES MOSCOW — An assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin Continue reading

White flags mysteriously replace American flags on top of Brooklyn Bridge

Two American flags were replaced by mysterious white flags at the Brooklyn Bridge Police officers fold one of two white flags found on top of the Brooklyn Bridge late Tuesday morning. Police offers lower the white flag found on them Brooklyn Bridge Continue reading

Cockpit of MH 17 found sawed in half at crash site

Filip Warwick and Doug Stanglin, USA TODAY 12:21 p.m. EDT July 22, 2014 The train with refrigerated wagons carrying the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrives in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, Ukraine. (Photo: Sergei Kozlov, epa) HRABOVE, Ukraine — International monitors who have finally gained full access to the Malaysia Airlines crash site in eastern Ukraine said Tuesday the Boeing 777′s cockpit inexplicably had been sawed in half while under the control of Russian-backed separates. Continue reading