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National Edition News cover for February 18, 2015 - Judge reminds president it’s Congress that writes laws: President Barack Obama pauses while speaking about the Ebola outbreak response by the U.S. in West Africa, Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in the South Court Auditorium of the White House complex in Washington. Obama plans to withdraw most US military troops fighting Ebola outbreak in West Africa. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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Ukrainian government soldiers sat on their armored vehicle driving on a road away from the town of Artemivsk as separatists pushed deeper into Debaltseve.

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A Ukrainian armored vehicle moves toward the hotbed of Debaltseve on Tuesday. Ukrainian government troops and Russian-backed rebels failed to start pulling back heavy weaponry from the front line as a deadline passed to do so under a cease-fire. (Associated Press Photographs)

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President Obama has pledged to close the detention facility for terrorist suspects at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, but a war resolution against the Islamic State could complicate his plans. (Associated Press)

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Gerardo Pollicita has charged Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez with "aggravated concealment" and a number of lesser infractions in connection with covering up a deal with Iran after the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center. (Associated Press Photographs)

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Alberto Nisman, the Argentine prosecutor investigating the 1994 bombing a Jewish community center, was found shot dead at his apartment Jan. 19, 2014.

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Frankly, I don't see what all this fuss about terrorism is about ... (Illustration by Michael Ramirez for Creators Syndicate)

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Norwegian troops teach Marines to fire Glock P-80s in Vaernes Garrison, Norway, Feb. 27, 2014. (Image: United States Marine Corps)

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A Marine with Company F, 4th Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion trains during a live-fire exercise at the Army National Training Center Fort Irwin, California, July 13, 2014. (Image: U.S. Marines Corps, Instagram)

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In this Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, photo, a Shiite militia fighter holds an Iraqi flag with the image of Imam Hussein, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammed, outside of Kirkuk, Iraq. (AP Photo/Emad Matti)

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Ukrainian government soldiers sit on top of their armored vehicle driving on a road stretching away from the town of Artemivsk, Ukraine, towards Debaltseve, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. Ukrainian government troops and Russia-backed rebels failed Tuesday to start pulling back heavy weaponry from the front line in eastern Ukraine as a deadline passed to do so. Under a cease-fire agreement negotiated by the leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France last week, the warring sides were to begin withdrawing heavy weapons from the front line on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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Ukrainian government soldiers sit on top of their armored vehicle driving on a road stretching away from the town of Artemivsk, Ukraine, towards Debaltseve, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. Ukrainian government troops and Russia-backed rebels failed Tuesday to start pulling back heavy weaponry from the front line in eastern Ukraine as a deadline passed to do so. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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Egypt's government said its fighter jets pounded Islamic State camps and arms depots across the border in Libya, in the morning and in the afternoon, in response to a horrific video the terrorist group posted showing the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians. (Associated Press)

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Mourners sought solace Monday outside the Virgin Mary Church in a village near Minya after militants affiliated with the Islamic State released an Internet video of the grisly killings of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians who were captured in Libya. (Associated Press)

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Following the call of the youth section of the Federation of Jewish Religious Communities of Hungary (Mazsihisz), people light candles in front of the Danish Embassy in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, as they pay tribute to victims of the two terrorist attacks committed in Copenhagen, Denmark, Saturday, Feb. 14. (AP Photo/MTI, Bea Kallos)

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Verizon has apologized after U.S. Army veteran Curtis Frye says he was kicked out of a South Carolina store over his service dog. (WMBF)

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The Rev. Franklin Graham, left, son of evangelist Billy Graham, right, laments what he believes is a religious double standard following the public's response to a brutal five-minute video purporting to show Islamic State militants beheading more than 20 Egyptian Christians. (Wikipedia)

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Activists are calling for a federal civil rights investigation after the Islamic School of Rhode Island in West Warwick was defaced Saturday with anti-Islamic graffiti. (Islamic School of Rhode Island via NBC News)

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An unidentified woman kneels near a makeshift memorial for Kayla Mueller, Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, in Prescott, Ariz. Mueller, a 26-year-old American woman held by Islamic State militants, was confirmed dead, her parents and the Obama administration said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff)

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This police handout shows suspect Omar Abdel Hamid el-Hussein from an earlier occasion, where he stabbed a person in a train on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. The slain gunman suspected in the deadly Copenhagen attacks was a 22-year-old with a history of violence and may have been inspired by Islamic terrorists — and possibly the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris, Danish authorities said Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Police Handout)