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NC AG: Courts Likely To Overturn Gay Marriage Ban

RALEIGH, N.C. NC's attorney general says prosecutors will drop their opposition to challenges to the state's same-sex marriage ban in the wake of a federal appeals court decision affecting a similar prohibition in Virginia.

Obama Administration Fuming Over Israeli Criticism Of Kerry

WASHINGTON (AP) The Obama administration pushed back strongly Monday at a torrent of Israeli criticism over Secretary of State John Kerry's latest bid to secure a cease-fire with Hamas...

After 6 Weeks, Finally A Deal On VA Health Care

WASHINGTON (AP) -- After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays.

3 Teens Charged In Durham Bus Explosion

DURHAM, N.C. Three teens have been arrested after an explosion on a city bus in Durham last week.

Legislative Leaders Say They Have Budget Framework

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Republican legislative leaders said Saturday that they have reached an agreement on the outline of a state budget and expected further details on the agreement to come next week.

US: Russia Has Fired Rockets Into Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) Stepping up pressure on Moscow, the U.S. has released satellite images it says show that rockets have been fired from Russia into neighboring eastern Ukraine and that heavy artillery for separatists has crossed the border.

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