Korva Coleman http://nhpr.org en Top Stories: Ukrainian Attacks; Israel-Palestinian Violence http://nhpr.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 51742 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Iraqi Government At Odds; Chinese Hackers http://nhpr.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 51662 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: More Israeli Airstrikes; Hamas Fires Rockets http://nhpr.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 51583 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Israel Hits Hamas Sites; Japan's Super Typhoon http://nhpr.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 51500 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Israel Strikes Gaza; Former Soviet Official Dies http://nhpr.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 51442 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Hurricane Arthur; Jobless Rate Falls http://nhpr.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 51277 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Palestinian Teen Abducted; U.S. World Cup Loss http://nhpr.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 51205 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Killers Of Israeli Teens Sought; Former French Leader Questioned http://nhpr.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 51141 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: ISIS Declares New State; North Korea To Try Americans http://nhpr.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 51075 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Ukraine Signs EU Trade Deal; Iraqi Cleric Seeks Leader http://nhpr.org/post/top-stories-ukraine-signs-eu-trade-deal-iraqi-cleric-seeks-leader Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/27/326076494/ukraine-signs-trade-deal-with-eu-risking-russia-s-ire"><strong>-- Ukraine Signs Trade Deal With EU, Risking Russia's Ire.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/27/326088736/top-shiite-cleric-calls-for-deal-on-next-iraqi-leader-amid-crisis"><strong>-- Top Shiite Cleric Calls For Deal On Next Iraqi Leader Amid Crisis.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/27/326087483/suarez-ban-is-excessive-bite-victim-says">-- Suarez B Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:18:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 50953 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: New Ukraine Fighting; Syrian Airstrikes In Iraq http://nhpr.org/post/top-stories-new-ukraine-fighting-syrian-airstrikes-iraq Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/26/325773903/reports-of-new-fighting-rattle-ukraines-truce-as-kerry-urges-russia-to-help"><strong>-- Reports Of New Fighting Rattle Ukraine's Truce As Kerry Urges Russia To Help.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/26/325780245/-we-welcome-syrian-airstrikes-on-isis-iraqi-leader-maliki-says">-- 'We Welcome' Syrian Airstrikes On ISIS, Iraqi Leader Maliki Says.</a> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:39:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 50892 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Militants Kill Iraqi Leader; Eli Wallach Reported Dead http://nhpr.org/post/top-stories-militants-kill-iraqi-leader-eli-wallach-reported-dead Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/25/325468844/iraq-militants-kill-senior-army-leader-maliki-resists-changes"><strong>-- Iraq: Militants Kill Senior Army Leader; Maliki Resists Changes.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/25/325464045/actor-eli-wallach-reportedly-dies-at-98"><strong>-- Actor Eli Wallach Reportedly Dies At 98.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Report: Syrian Warplanes Hit Targets Inside Western Iraq.</strong> (<a href="http://www.cnn.com/2014/06/25/world/meas Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:17:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 50824 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Kerry Back In Iraq; British Tabloid Trial Verdicts http://nhpr.org/post/top-stories-kerry-back-iraq-british-tabloid-trial-verdicts Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/24/325085800/kerry-visits-kurds-to-urge-a-united-iraq"><strong>-- Kerry Visits Kurds To Urge A United Iraq.</strong></a><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/24/325161873/in-iraq-more-than-1-000-were-killed-in-june">-- In Iraq, More Than 1,000 Were Killed In June.</a></strong><p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/24/325114315/uk-phone-hacking-trial-brooks-cleared-coulson-found-guilty">-- UK Phone-Hacking Trial: Brooks Cleared, Coulson Found Guilty Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:15:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 50746 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Kerry In Iraq; Egypt Convicts Journalists http://nhpr.org/post/top-stories-kerry-iraq-egypt-convicts-journalists Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/23/324749685/kerry-meets-with-maliki-in-baghdad-as-isis-crisis-ramps-up"><strong>-- Kerry Meets With Maliki In Baghdad As ISIS Crisis Ramps Up.</strong></a><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/23/324753474/egyptian-court-sentences-journalists-to-lengthy-prison-terms"><strong>-- Egyptian Court Sentences Journalists To Lengthy Prison Terms.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Sunni Militants Take Control Of Another Iraqi Border Post.</strong> (<a href="http: Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:49:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 50678 at http://nhpr.org Top Stories: Iraqi Government Criticized; Benefits For Gay Couples http://nhpr.org/post/top-stories-iraqi-government-criticized-benefits-gay-couples Good morning, here are our early stories:<p><strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/20/323863109/iraq-needs-a-new-government-leading-shiite-cleric-says">-- Iraq Needs A New Government, Leading Shiite Cleric Says.</a></strong><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/20/323855724/same-sex-couples-across-u-s-to-receive-broader-benefits"><strong>-- Married Same-Sex Couples To Receive More Federal Benefits.</strong></a><p>And here are more early headlines:<p><strong>Rain Forecast For Parts Of Flooded Midwest.</strong> (<a href="http://www.weather.gov/">National W Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:47:00 +0000 Korva Coleman 50557 at http://nhpr.org