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U.S. considers new mission in Iraq

The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq who have been under siege for weeks by Islamic State militants, U.S. defense officials said today.
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Obama defends veteran care lapses

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — His standing with veterans damaged by scandal, President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended his administration’s response to Veterans Affairs lapses that delayed health care for thousands of former service members, but conceded more needed to be done to regain their trust.

Wall Street

It was a big round-number day for the stock market.

Couple considers reconciliation

Dear Abby: Five years ago, my husband got drunk and physically attacked me in front of his family. It was horrible. I was in shock, and our relationship never recovered.
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Measuring the vibe

PUD tests Peshastin Pinnacles area for effects of jackhammering

Plan approved for Mills Canyon Fire stabilization

ENTIAT — A plan to reduce the impacts of the Mills Canyon Fire — and $156,240 in funds to do it — have been approved by the regional forester and will now move forward.

Campfire bans partly lifted

NCW — The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest has partially lifted a forest-wide campfire ban.
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Old news

100 years ago — 1914
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After the flood

On the eve of reopening, Eastmont High copes with a major water leak

Deported drug suspect returns to stand trial

WENATCHEE — A drug defendant whose deportation led Chelan County into a legal tussle over his bail has returned to the United States to face his felony charge.