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Aug 01

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On August 1, 1944, Anne Frank wrote her last diary entry. 
(Photo: Anne Frank Fonds/Basel/Getty)

On August 1, 1944, Anne Frank wrote her last diary entry

(Photo: Anne Frank Fonds/Basel/Getty)

A new poll shows that the majority of Americans want unaccompanied migrant kids to stay. 

A new poll shows that the majority of Americans want unaccompanied migrant kids to stay

Jul 31

“I nearly got [Bin Laden]. And I could have killed him, but I would have to destroy a little town called Kandahar in Afghanistan and kill 300 innocent women and children, and then I would have been no better than him. And so I didn’t do it.” — Former President Bill Clinton, as quoted in a never-before-released audio of remarks made on September 10, 2011

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Jul 30

Mississippi’s last abortion clinic won a major victory at the conservative 5th Circuit of Appeals, which said a law intended to make the state “abortion-free” and close the clinic was unconstitutional.

Mississippi’s last abortion clinic won a major victory at the conservative 5th Circuit of Appeals, which said a law intended to make the state “abortion-free” and close the clinic was unconstitutional.

"If you’re working full time in America, you shouldn’t be living in poverty." - Al Sharpton on Politics Nation

"If you’re working full time in America, you shouldn’t be living in poverty." - Al Sharpton on Politics Nation

Jul 28

“To put it mildly, the world is a mess.” — Madeleine Albright, Former Secretary of State. 

Sarah Palin launches the Sarah Palin Channel

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Her alternative to the “lamestream media,” the site will cost $9.95 a month or $99 for the year – in other words, steeper than a Netflix membership.

Jul 25

This Week in Pictures: July 19-25
As the bodies of the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 were transferred to the Netherlands this week for identification and repatriation, shock turned to grief and mourning for the 298 people who lost their lives when the aircraft was shot down over eastern Ukraine. Israeli and Palestinian casualties mounted and efforts to instill a ceasefire failed in the third week of intense fighting in Gaza. 
(Photo: Marcel Van Horn/EPA)

This Week in Pictures: July 19-25

As the bodies of the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 were transferred to the Netherlands this week for identification and repatriation, shock turned to grief and mourning for the 298 people who lost their lives when the aircraft was shot down over eastern Ukraine. Israeli and Palestinian casualties mounted and efforts to instill a ceasefire failed in the third week of intense fighting in Gaza. 

(Photo: Marcel Van Horn/EPA)