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White House Pushes Back Against GOP's Immigration Crisis Bill


iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The White House is pushing back against a House Republican bill aimed at fixing the immigration crisis at the border. The GOP legislation would devote $659 million in emergency funding to deal with the influx of unaccompanied children -- far less than the $3.7 billion requested.White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest says, "They're refusing to take the kind of action that would ensure the administration has the necessary resources to deal with what they themselv

US: North Korea's Push for Nuclear Weapons is Threatening Region


iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The United States says that North Korea's push for nuclear weapons is a threat to the region.  At Tuesday's Defense Department briefing, Admiral Samuel Locklear, Commander of the U.S. Pacific Command, said, "The proliferation of activities that North Korea -- their desire for nuclear missiles and nuclear capabilities -- as we've said over and over again, are highly threatening to this global security environment."Locklear said that keeping North Korea in che

Prince William Photobombs British Cyclist


Chris Jackson/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Prince William was caught photobombing a professional British cyclist at the Commonwealth Games.The Duke of Cambridge is all smiles in the background of Olympic cycling champ Chris Hoy's picture.Along with the photo, the cyclist tweeted, "Got to love a royal photobomb!"Follow @ABCNewsRadio !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.pare

Teens Testify at South Korea Ferry Trial


NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images(SEOUL, South Korea) -- Teenagers who survived April's deadly ferry sinking off the South Korean coast have been testifying in the trial of the ferry's 15 crew members.The crew members face charges of negligence and failing to carry out their duty of rescuing passengers.The disaster killed 304 people. Yoo Byung-un, a businessman whose family owned the doomed ferry, was found dead of unknown causes in an orchard back in June.Follow @ABCNewsRadio !function(d,s,id){v

Child's Body Found in Wheelwell of US Military Aircraft That Landed in Germany


File photo. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Melissa Sheffield)(RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany) -- The body of a male adolescent was found Sunday night in the wheel-well of a U.S. Air Force C-130 at Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany after the plane had arrived from a flight that originated in Africa, a U.S. official confirmed Tuesday. The body was found trapped in a compartment above the aircraft’s rear landing gear, Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said. The C-130 aircraft was o

Kerry, Ukraine FM Condemn Pro-Russian Separatists


File photo. (ABC News)(WASHINGTON) -- During a press conference with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin on Tuesday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said that pro-Russian separatists have displayed an “appalling disregard for human decency” by allowing the remains of Malaysian Airlines crash victims to lay openly at the scene for days and barring international observers from accessing the site. Both Kerry and Klimkin said there is still debris and human remains at the crash s

Israeli Airstrikes Slam Gaza; Power Plant Shelled


iStock/Thinkstock(JERUSALEM) -- Israel slammed Gaza with a barrage of airstrikes overnight, the heaviest bombardment in the three-week conflict.Symbols of Hamas control came under fire, including TV headquarters, government offices and the home of a top leader. Israel said it targeted over 70 sites and hit 10 “terror operatives.”Israeli troops also shelled Gaza Strip’s only power plant, hitting a fuel tank and causing the plant to shut down. Fire burned following the attack, wi

US Says Russian Missile Launch 'Serious' Violation of Treaty


iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Obama administration is publicly accusing Russia of violating a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, a declaration likely to deepen tensions between the two countries already at odds over crises in Ukraine, Syria, and the Middle East.The allegations, raised by President Obama in a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin, center on ground-launched cruise missile tests conducted in 2011, an administration official said.The United States determined those tests viola

As Attacks Continue, Netanyahu Says to 'Be Prepared for a Long Operation'


iStock/Thinkstock(JERUSALEM) --  Last week, Israel and Hamas blamed each other for explosions at a shelter that left at least 16 Palestinian civilians dead, and on Monday, fatal strikes near a hospital and refugee camp left 10 Palestinian children dead, according to Gazan health officials.The Israeli Army insists its air and land forces were not operating in the area of the Al-Shifa hospital and the Al-Shati refugee camp when those two explosions occured.Israeli military officials believes

Liberia Woman Describes How She Lived Through Ebola


iStock/Thinkstock(MONROVIA, Liberia) -- The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed the lives of at least 672 people in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, but one person who survived the virulent disease is shedding light on what it's like to battle the virus.Tawa Tamba, a mother of three in Liberia, was recently discharged after fighting off the potentially fatal disease.Tawa's husband became very ill and died about four weeks ago. Tawa then went to a clinic run by the group Samaritan's Purse

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