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Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 at 7:09 PM
 

He is a 24-hours president and communications allow him to do his job anywhere.  

— White House Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz answering a question from reporters about whether Pres. Obama needs to return to the White House.
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Foster Child Left in Hot Car Dies in Kansas

A 10-month-old foster child died after being left in a car on a 90-degree day in a Wichita, Kansas, neighborhood, police said Friday. The foster parents, two men ages 26 and 29, were questioned and the older one was booked on a charge of child endangerment while the investigation in the Thursday evening tragedy continues, NBC News reported. Their names were not released. "The child had been picked up from the babysitter somewhere around four o'clock in the afternoon...and somehow forgotten inside of the vehicle," Lt. Todd Ojile said. Read »
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Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again in St. Louis

A neighborhood in St. Louis, Missouri has been hit by a serial "flamingo bomber," with 41 pink plastic flamingos appearing in residents' lawns, NBC affiliate KSDK reported. "I thought it was weird that people just started getting flamingos," said an eight-year-old girl. Some suspect the neighborhood block party leader is the bomber, but he maintains his innocence. Read »
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