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In this May 21, 2014 photo, a worker guides a beam into a waterfront house that a crew is raising from its slab foundation in order to avoid flooding in Norfolk, Va. As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution. This area in Virginia exports more coal than any other place in the U.S. and is already experiencing one of the country's fastest rates of sea level rise. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
AP PHOTOS: Coal-exporting town fights rising seasAP PHOTOS: As Norfolk battles sea level rise, its coal exports contribute to global warming
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Palestinian girls play celebrating the first day of Eid al-Fitr in a United Nations school where dozens of families have sought refuge after fleeing their home in fear of Israeli airstrikes, in Jabaliya refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, Monday, July 28, 2014.  Monday marked the beginning of the three-day Eid al-Fitr holiday, which caps the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. Muslims usually start the day with dawn prayers and visiting cemeteries to pay their respects to the dead, with children getting new clothes, toys, shoes and haircuts, and families visiting each other. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid celebrationsMuslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid prayers, though wars in Gaza, Syria cloud celebrations
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Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the opening of the Presidential Summit for the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, Monday, July 28, 2014, in Washington.   (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
US fuming over Israeli criticism of KerryUS fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry bid to secure ceasefire with Hamas
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FILE - In this June 19, 2014 file photo, Spain’s newly crowned King Felipe VI and his wife Spain's Queen Letizia wave to the crowd on a balcony of the Royal Palace in Madrid, Spain. Spain's new King Felipe VI has ordered the palace's accounts to be audited externally and the results made public, in an apparent bid to clean up the royal family's tarnished image. A palace statement said Monday said the king had decided on a series of measures that include plans for a new code of good conduct, a ban on immediate royal family members working in the public sector and greater control of gifts received by the royal family. The palace had become embroiled in several scandals in recent years and Felipe said he intended to restore public trust in the monarchy. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti, File)
New Spain king moves to clean up palace's imageSpain's new king moves to clean up palace's image, says books to be audited externally
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
Palestinians listen to a sermon as they pray in the courtyard of a U.N. school in Gaza City, Monday, July 28, 2014. The school, one of dozens of emergency shelters for those who have fled the fighting. It's the morning of Eid al-Fitr, the three-day holiday that caps the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. In normal times, the men would have worshipped at their neighborhood mosques. However, 20 mosques have been hit by Israeli warplanes so far, according to Palestinian officials. Israel says Hamas stores weapons and rockets in houses of worship. The men prefer to perform Eid prayers in the relative safety of the school. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
Strike hits Gaza park, killing at least 10Strike hits Gaza park, killing at least 10 as Israelis, Palestinians trade blame
The Associated Press36 minutes ago
This combination made from photos provided by Red Lobster shows its Wood Grilled Tilapia, on rectangular plates, with the fish, rice and vegetables spread out separately, top; and the same dish on a circular plate on which slabs of fish are piled over the rice, an architectural presentation that is common at higher-end restaurants. The new plating style marks the latest attempt by the struggling seafood to right its course as it embarks on a new era. (AP Photo/Red Lobster)
Red Lobster tries acting like a fancier restaurantRed Lobster's latest gambit: No more '2 for $25,' plating meals like fancier restaurants
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FILE - In this July 24, 2014, file photo, House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller, R-Fla., holds up two pages of resource requests from the Department of Veterans Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington. The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative agreement on a plan to fix a veterans' health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., and Sanders scheduled a news conference Monday, July 28, to talk about a compromise plan to improve veterans' care. (AP Photo/File)
Deal on veterans' health care costs at least $15BWith deadline looming, lawmakers reach $15B deal on VA health care
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
Self-proclamed Donetsk People's Republic policemen guard a convoy of International forensic experts, Dutch and Australian policemen and members of the OSCE mission in Ukraine approach Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine on Monday, July 28, 2014. An international police team abandoned its attempt to reach the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane for a second day running Monday as clashes raged in a town on the road to the area.(AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
Police team turns back from Ukraine crash siteInternational police team turns back from Ukraine crash site as fierce fighting breaks out
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FILE - In this file photo taken Tuesday July 22, 2014, a missing person poster of Abigail Hernandez displayed in a storefront window in North Conway, N.H., shows Hernandez has been found. Hernandez, 15, returned home nine months after vanishing on her way home from high school. But the happy ending did not put an end to the mystery of where she was, who she was with and just what happened to her. (AP Photo)
Mom on teen's 9-month absence: She wasn't pregnantMother of teen back home after missing for 9 months says the girl wasn't pregnant
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
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