Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is resigning her post to take a senior position in the University of California System.
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Israeli strikes on Gaza, rocket fire, break lull
The strikes followed an almost 12-hour pause in fighting and came as international efforts intensified to end the three-week war between Israel and Hamas.
After six weeks, finally a deal on VA health care
The plan set to be announced Monday is intended to "make VA more accountable and to help the department recruit more doctors, nurses and other health care professionals."
Police investigate deaths of family of five
Investigators say it appears no one outside the family was responsible for the shootings, believed to have happened Saturday night.
Police: Alabama woman lit on fire by ex-boyfriend
The 49-year-old woman suffered extensive burns to her head, arms, upper body and legs in an attack early Sunday morning.
Tortoise an accomplice in alligator's zoo escape?
Gary Moore, who runs the zoo, says he suspects the alligator slipped under a fence.
Report: More Alabamians bring jobs along on vacation
In a wired world that's always on and always connected, people are taking work with them when they leave the office — or even when they leave the country.
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Plan to simplify 2015 health renewals may backfire
Insurance exchange customers who opt for convenience by automatically renewing their coverage for 2015 are likely to receive dated and inaccurate financial aid amounts from the government, say industry officials, advocates and other experts.
Police ID 3 kids killed in Philly carjacking crash
The two suspects fled on foot after crashing the stolen car Friday morning at a North Philadelphia intersection.
U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes
The evacuation was accompanied by the release of a new State Department travel warning for Libya urging Americans not to go to the country and recommending that those already there leave immediately.
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