Korva Coleman http://publicradioeast.org en Top Stories: Compromise Reached For VA Programs; Gaza Conflict http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-compromise-reached-va-programs-gaza-conflict Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/28/336000847/conflict-in-gaza-heres-what-you-need-to-know-today"><strong>-- Conflict In Gaza: Here's What You Need To Know Today.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/28/336010232/lawmakers-reach-deal-intended-to-fix-va-system-in-crisis">-- Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In Crisis.</a></strong><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Investigators Still Blocked From Ukraine Plane Wreckage.</strong> (<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/0 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:17:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 47426 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Possible Gaza Truce; Air Algerie Wreckage http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-possible-gaza-truce-air-algerie-wreckage Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/25/335166190/france-dispatches-military-unit-to-site-of-air-algerie-wreck"><strong>-- France Dispatches Military Unit To Site Of Air Algerie Wreck.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/25/335178840/kerry-presents-proposal-for-seven-day-truce-in-gaza"><strong>-- Kerry Presents Proposal For Seven-Day Truce In Gaza.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Australia Aims To Guard Plane Debris In Ukraine.</strong> (<a href="http://www.smh.com.au/federal Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:18:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 47238 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Mideast Conflict Continues; Missing Algerian Jet http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-mideast-conflict-continues-missing-algerian-jet Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/24/334854401/reports-authorities-lose-contact-with-air-algerie-aircraft"><strong>-- Authorities Lose Contact With Air Algerie Aircraft.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/24/334857126/gaza-conflict-day-17-heres-what-you-need-to-know"><strong>-- Gaza Conflict Day 17: Here's What You Need To Know.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Dutch Officials To Receive More Bodies From Downed Jet.</strong> (<a href="http://www.abc17news.com/national-news Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:46:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 47142 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Kerry In Israel; Victims' Bodies Returning To Netherlands http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-kerry-israel-victims-bodies-returning-netherlands Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/23/334326167/gaza-conflict-day-16-heres-what-you-need-to-know">-- Gaza Conflict, Day 16: Here's What You Need To Know.</a> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:16:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 47056 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Plane Victims' Bodies Moved; Gaza Latest http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-plane-victims-bodies-moved-gaza-latest Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/22/333908274/as-kerry-tries-for-ceasefire-attacks-continue-in-gaza"><strong>-- Gaza Conflict Day 15: Here's What You Need To Know.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/22/333901610/train-carrying-mh17-victims-remains-arrives-in-kharkiv"><strong>-- Train Carrying MH17 Victims Remains Arrives In Kharkiv.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/22/333910305/jakarta-gov-widodo-wins-indonesian-presidency-tally-shows"><strong>-- Jakarta Gov. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46969 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Kerry Travels To Mideast; Putin On Ukraine Crash http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-kerry-travels-mideast-putin-ukraine-crash Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/21/333552933/putin-tragedies-like-mh17-should-bring-people-together"><strong>-- Putin: Tragedies Like MH17 Should 'Bring People Together'.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/21/333546582/in-effort-to-forge-cease-fire-kerry-heads-to-egypt">-- In Effort To Forge Cease-Fire, Kerry Heads To Egypt.</a> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:45:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46892 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Israeli Military In Gaza; Ukraine Plane Crash Latest http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-israeli-military-gaza-ukraine-plane-crash-latest Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/18/332499370/israeli-ground-operation-in-gaza-continues"><strong>-- Israeli Ground Operation In Gaza Continues.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/18/332496334/malaysia-airlines-flight-mh17-plane-crash-what-we-know"><strong>-- Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Crash: What We Know.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Super Typhoon May Strengthen Before Hitting China, Vietnam.</strong> (<a href="http://www.accuweather.com/en/weather-news/typhoon-ra Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:14:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46688 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Mortars Mar Mideast Truce; Guitarist Johnny Winter Dies http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-mortars-mar-mideast-truce-guitarist-johnny-winter-dies Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/17/332220454/mortars-rock-a-shaky-5-hour-truce-between-hamas-and-israel"><strong>-- Mortars Rock A Shaky 5-Hour Truce Between Hamas And Israel.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/17/332226923/blues-guitarist-johnny-winter-dies-at-70"><strong>-- Blues Guitarist Johnny Winter Dies At 70.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>GM Chief Heads To Capitol Hill For 4th Time To Discuss Auto Defect.</strong> (<a href="http://www.freep.com/article/2014071 Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:24:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46593 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Cease-Fire Ends In Gaza; Time Warner Rejects Murdoch Offer http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-cease-fire-ends-gaza-time-warner-rejects-murdoch-offer Good morning, here are some of our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/16/331933308/israel-warns-people-to-leave-gaza-cease-fire-debate-continues"><strong>-- Israel Warns People To Leave Gaza As Cease-Fire Debate Continues.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/16/331954099/murdoch-confirms-a-spurned-bid-for-time-warner">-- Murdoch Confirms A Spurned Bid For Time Warner.</a></strong><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2014/07/15/331765488/temporary-fix-for-highway-money-is-well-traveled-road"><strong>-- Tem Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:17:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46507 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Israel Resumes Strikes; Moscow Subway Derailment http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-israel-resumes-strikes-moscow-subway-derailment Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/15/331607570/ceasefire-proposal-gets-israel-s-ok-rocket-strikes-persist">-- Israel Resumes Airstrikes On Gaza, As Ceasefire Chance Slips Away.</a></strong><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/15/331614469/moscow-metro-train-derails-causing-deaths-and-many-injuries"><strong>-- Moscow Metro Train Derails, Causing Deaths And Many Injuries.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/15/331617787/tobacco-giant-reynolds-american-to-buy-lorillard-in-27b- Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:12:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46409 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Citigroup Pays Billions In Case; Gaza Violence http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-citigroup-pays-billions-case-gaza-violence Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/14/331321398/israel-shoots-down-drone-as-clash-with-hamas-continues">-- Israel Shoots Down Drone As Clash With Hamas Continues.</a></strong><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/14/331319981/citigroup-agrees-to-pay-7b-to-resolve-mortgage-investigation"><strong>-- Citigroup Agrees To Pay $7 Billion To Resolve Mortgage Investigation.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/14/331312289/costa-concordia-cruise-ship-floats-again-after-two-years"><str Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:16:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46317 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Ukrainian Attacks; Israel-Palestinian Violence http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-ukrainian-attacks-israel-palestinian-violence Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/11/330657324/dozens-of-ukraine-s-troops-reportedly-killed-by-militants"><strong>-- Dozens Of Ukraine Troops Reportedly Killed By Militants.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/11/330652494/israel-and-hamas-keep-up-attacks-ignoring-calls-for-peace"><strong>-- Israel And Hamas Keep Up Attacks, Ignoring Calls For Peace.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/07/10/330538734/mississippi-child-thought-cured-of-hiv-shows-signs-of-infection">-- Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:18:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46119 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Iraqi Government At Odds; Chinese Hackers http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-iraqi-government-odds-chinese-hackers Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/10/330367506/hackers-in-china-reportedly-targeted-u-s-federal-workers"><strong>-- Hackers In China Reportedly Targeted U.S. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:29:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 46008 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: More Israeli Airstrikes; Hamas Fires Rockets http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-more-israeli-airstrikes-hamas-fires-rockets Good morning, here is our early story:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/09/330059942/israel-strikes-gaza-again-as-violence-and-death-toll-escalate"><strong>-- Israel Strikes Gaza, As Hamas Rockets Show Increased Range.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Obama To Visit Texas Today, But Not The Border.</strong> (<a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/obama-hold-border-crisis-meeting-texas-24463847">AP</a>)<p><strong>VA Whistleblowers Allege Retaliation At Troubled Agency.</strong> (<a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/federal-eye/ Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 45912 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Israel Hits Hamas Sites; Japan's Super Typhoon http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-israel-hits-hamas-sites-japans-super-typhoon Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/08/329754998/israel-expands-attacks-on-hamas-in-gaza"><strong>-- Israel Expands Attacks On Hamas In Gaza.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/08/329760468/powerful-typhoon-whips-japan-s-okinawa-islands">-- Powerful Typhoon Whips Japan's Okinawa Islands.</a> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:17:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 45826 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Israel Strikes Gaza; Former Soviet Official Dies http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-israel-strikes-gaza-former-soviet-official-dies Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/07/329454129/shevardnadze-former-georgian-president-dies-at-86"><strong>-- Shevardnadze, Former Georgian President, Dies At 86.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/07/329461770/hamas-vows-revenge-for-fighters-killed-in-air-attack"><strong>-- Hamas Vows Revenge For Fighters Killed In Air Attack.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Ukraine Says It Takes More Territory From Separatists.</strong> (<a href="http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-2818 Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:16:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 45746 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Hurricane Arthur; Jobless Rate Falls http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-hurricane-arthur-jobless-rate-falls Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/03/328046338/now-a-hurricane-arthur-steams-along-eastern-seaboard">-- Now A Hurricane, Arthur Steams Along Eastern Seaboard.</a> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 13:19:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 45476 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Palestinian Teen Abducted; U.S. World Cup Loss http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-palestinian-teen-abducted-us-world-cup-loss Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/02/327624218/palestinians-clash-with-israeli-forces-after-teen-is-abducted"><strong>-- Palestinians Clash With Israeli Forces After Teen Is Abducted.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/02/327638952/tim-howard-emerges-as-hero-in-u-s-world-cup-loss">-- Tim Howard Emerges As Hero In U.S. World Cup Loss.</a> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 13:15:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 45385 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: Killers Of Israeli Teens Sought; Former French Leader Questioned http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-killers-israeli-teens-sought-former-french-leader-questioned Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/01/327214518/israel-kills-man-in-raid-as-troops-seek-teens-abductors"><strong>-- Israel Kills Man In Raid As Troops Seek Teens' Abductors.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/01/327218846/france-s-former-president-sarkozy-taken-into-custody"><strong>-- France's Former President Sarkozy Taken Into Custody.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>New Iraqi Parliament Already In Disagreement Over Leaders.</strong> (<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/201 Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:49:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 45302 at http://publicradioeast.org Top Stories: ISIS Declares New State; North Korea To Try Americans http://publicradioeast.org/post/top-stories-isis-declares-new-state-north-korea-try-americans Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/30/326905464/isis-declares-caliphate-as-iraq-fights-to-retake-tikrit"><strong>-- ISIS Declares Caliphate As Iraq Fights To Retake Tikrit.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/30/326912121/two-american-men-will-likely-face-trial-in-north-korea"><strong>-- Two American Men Will Likely Face Trial In North Korea.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Heavy Rain Inundates Cedar Rapids, After Earlier Flooding.</strong> (<a href="http://www.kwwl.com/sto Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:37:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 45213 at http://publicradioeast.org