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Jeb Bush will target New Hampshire with first TV ads
Sep 04, 2015   09:56 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Jeb Bush’s first TV ads of his 2016 White House campaign will target New Hampshire, his team said on Friday, in a reflection of his need to do well in an early voting state where rival John Kasich has be…

Rubio says Puerto Rico needs new leadership
Sep 04, 2015   09:34 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: Politics
(Reuters) – Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio on Friday told Puerto Ricans in San Juan that the island was living in a fiscally unsustainable way by spending more than it collects, and that the territory needed new political …

Saudi Arabia welcomes Iran nuclear deal after Obama meeting: foreign minister
Sep 04, 2015   09:28 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia is satisfied with U.S. President Barack Obama’s assurances about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement will contribute to security and stability in the Middle East, the country’s foreign min…

Clinton says ‘sorry’ for email confusion, says she wasn’t thinking
Sep 04, 2015   09:21 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Friday she was sorry that her use of a personal email account while secretary of state had caused confusion, and blamed herself for “not thinking a lot” abo…

Key lawmaker opposes Iran nuclear deal in blow to Obama
Sep 04, 2015   08:24 PM  2 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin said on Friday he would vote against the nuclear agreement with Iran, lessening the chances that President Barack Obama can win enough votes to avoid having to use his veto power to protect …

Key lawmaker opposes Iran nuclear deal in blow to Obama
Sep 04, 2015   07:02 PM  4 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin said on Friday he would vote against the nuclear agreement with Iran, lessening the chances that President Barack Obama can win enough votes to avoid having to use his veto power to protect …

CNN

Refugee crisis builds pressure on U.S.
Sep 04, 2015   09:34 PM  1 hour ago  CNN.com – Politics
It took a tragic photo of a drowned toddler on a Turkish beach to make the refugee torrent pouring into Europe a problem for America too.

Huckabee to visit Kentucky clerk Kim Davis in jail
Sep 04, 2015   09:33 PM  1 hour ago  CNN.com – Politics
Huckabee will visit Kim Davis in jail before he is set to rally supporters outside the detention center.

Clinton on emails: ‘I am sorry that this has been confusing to people’
Sep 04, 2015   09:25 PM  1 hour ago  CNN.com – Politics

Trump to hold campaign rally in New Hampshire
Sep 04, 2015   09:19 PM  1 hour ago  CNN.com – Politics
Donald Trump will be returning to New Hampshire for a rally-style campaign event soon after CNN’s Republican debate in California, with the campaign targeting either September 17 or 18.

Chinese Navy ships entered U.S. waters off Alaskan coast
Sep 04, 2015   09:18 PM  1 hour ago  CNN.com – Politics
Chinese Navy ships entered U.S. territorial waters off of Alaska last week, coming within 12 miles of the coastline, multiple defense officials told CNN Friday.

Trump stumped on foreign policy, hits ‘gotcha’ questions
Sep 04, 2015   08:48 PM  2 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics

Washington Post

Lawmaker who commuted to Capitol from jail suspends campaign for now
Sep 04, 2015   10:16 PM  48 minutes ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
Va. Senate hopeful Joe Morrissey has a paralyzed diaphragm — but he has bounced back from worse.

Jeb Bush to attend Mass led by Pope Francis in Washington
Sep 04, 2015   10:03 PM  1 hour ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
The former Florida governor and his wife hope to blend in with the tens of thousands of people expected to descend on Washington when the pontiff visits.

O’Malley calls for U.S. to accept 65,000 Syrian refugees by next year
Sep 04, 2015   08:40 PM  2 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
The Democratic presidential candidate says the country needs to be more compassionate.

Rand Paul defends Donald Trump’s response to ‘gotcha’ interview
Sep 04, 2015   08:07 PM  2 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
“Running through a list of every different Arabic name and asking somebody to respond to them is maybe a little bit of a gotcha.”

Clinton on Trump: He’s good at conspiracy theories
Sep 04, 2015   07:35 PM  3 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton goes after the Republican front-runner.

Clinton on Trump: He’s good at conspiracy theories
Sep 04, 2015   07:35 PM  3 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton goes after the Republican front-runner.

Reuters

Protesters rally at California jail after deputies arrested
Sep 04, 2015   10:08 PM  56 minutes ago  Reuters: U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Several dozen protesters gathered on Friday outside the California jail where three correctional deputies were accused of beating to death a mentally ill inmate last week, according to news reports and images on…

Kentucky clerk’s office ends ban on same-sex marriage licenses
Sep 04, 2015   10:01 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: U.S.
MOREHEAD, Ky. (Reuters) – Deputies of a county clerk in rural Kentucky issued marriage licenses to four gay couples on Friday after she defied a federal judge’s orders for months because as a Christian she opposes same-sex unions.

Court upholds contraceptive mandate against Indiana nonprofits
Sep 04, 2015   09:45 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: U.S.
(Reuters) – A group of religiously affiliated nonprofit organizations in Indiana must comply with the Affordable Care Act’s provision allowing their employees to get insurance coverage for contraception, despite their religious objection…

Ex-college band member gets four years for Florida hazing death
Sep 04, 2015   09:37 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: U.S.
ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) – A former member of a Florida college marching band was sentenced on Friday to four years in prison in the 2011 death of a drum major, concluding a series of criminal trials resulting from a case that drew wide a…

Kentucky clerk’s office ends ban on same-sex marriage licenses
Sep 04, 2015   09:08 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: U.S.
MOREHEAD, Ky. (Reuters) – Deputies of a county clerk in rural Kentucky issued marriage licenses to four gay couples on Friday after she defied a U.S. district judge’s orders for months because as a Christian she opposes same-sex unions.

California passes bill to help immigrant crime victim visa applicants
Sep 04, 2015   08:42 PM  2 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – California legislators have voted to help undocumented immigrants who are victims of violent crime by introducing time limits on law enforcement’s response to their U.S. visa applications, in an attempt to stand…

CNN

Rising seas threaten to flood launch sites, NASA says
Sep 04, 2015   07:39 PM  3 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
NASA’s rockets are astounding machines, capable of blasting into space at thousands of miles per hour and withstanding temperatures twice the melting point of steel.

Donald Trump: Same-sex marriage the ‘law of the land’
Sep 04, 2015   07:30 PM  3 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Republican front-runner Donald Trump said Friday that he wished a Kentucky county clerk, Kim Davis, was not jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, but he added that the Supreme Court has ruled and it is “the …

Are police really under siege?
Sep 04, 2015   07:30 PM  3 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.

With clerk jailed, marriage license issued to same-sex couple
Sep 04, 2015   07:23 PM  3 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.

10-year-old hospitalized after termite fumigation
Sep 04, 2015   06:54 PM  4 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
A 10-year-old boy is suffering from brain damage after a botched fumigation of his family’s Florida home, according to a family attorney.

Attacks leave police feeling under siege
Sep 04, 2015   06:54 PM  4 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.

MSNBC

Arrest Warrant Issued for Cop Accused in Shooting Hoax
Sep 04, 2015   10:36 PM  29 minutes ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
The officer faces charges of misleading a criminal investigation and other counts. He is being evaluated at a medical facility, and was fired.

Man Attempts to Enter Lion’s Den at National Zoo
Sep 04, 2015   10:17 PM  48 minutes ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Authorities got to the man before he could access the area where the lions could have attacked him, and he was taken for an evaluation.

‘Relieved’: Gay Couples Issued Marriage Licenses in Kentucky
Sep 04, 2015   09:47 PM  1 hour ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Cheers of “love has won” erupted in the Rowan County Courthouse on Friday as the first same-sex couple was granted a marriage license.

Lawyer: Jailed Kentucky Clerk ‘A Prisoner of Her Conscience’
Sep 04, 2015   09:44 PM  1 hour ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Lawyers for jailed clerk Kim Davis say there are “easy” ways to accommodate her claim that gay marriage licenses infringe on her religious freedom.

Mom Sues University, Amazon Over Daughter’s Suicide
Sep 04, 2015   09:42 PM  1 hour ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
The mother of Sujata Singh said the university was indifferent to an alleged sexual assault and that Amazon sold her the cyanide used in the suicide.

Former Florida A&M Band Member Gets 4 Years in Hazing Death
Sep 04, 2015   09:41 PM  1 hour ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Caleb Jackson pleaded no contest to manslaughter and hazing charges for the death of Robert Champion. He will get credit for 2 years already served.

Fox News

Appeals court rejects suit by Philadelphia-area teacher fired over blog about students
Sep 04, 2015   10:25 PM  40 minutes ago  FOXNews.com
A federal appeals court says a former suburban Philadelphia teacher fired for writing derisively about students on her blog can’t invoke free speech in suing to get her job back.

Just what gay activists hoped to avoid: Clerk Kim Davis, the new face of Christian persecution
Sep 04, 2015   10:04 PM  1 hour ago  FOXNews.com
As a defiant Kentucky clerk sat in jail Friday, choosing indefinite imprisonment over licensing gay marriages, her lawyers approached the microphones outside and compared her to Dr. Martin Luther King.

5 Business Lessons From Billionaire Mentors
Sep 04, 2015   10:00 PM  1 hour ago  FOXNews.com
These are the basics, but to truly succeed, you need to blaze your own path, like Richard Branson and Mark Cuban did.

US deports Salvadoran gang member wanted in shooting death of government prosecutor
Sep 04, 2015   09:43 PM  1 hour ago  FOXNews.com
U.S. immigration authorities say they have deported a Salvadoran gang member wanted in his country in the slaying of a government prosecutor.

Man arrested after gunshot-like sounds near military base back in prison for gun possession
Sep 04, 2015   09:36 PM  1 hour ago  FOXNews.com
A man initially suspected of gunshots near a Mississippi military base is returning to prison.

7 Ways to Excel at Asking for Advice From Experts
Sep 04, 2015   09:30 PM  1 hour ago  FOXNews.com
Experts want to help, but they’ll be much more willing to offer you a hand if you follow these tips.

Reuters

Guatemala’s president quits, jailed pending hearing on corruption charges
Sep 04, 2015   10:08 PM  57 minutes ago  Reuters: World News
GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) – Guatemala’s Otto Perez resigned as president and was jailed on Thursday while a judge weighs charging him in a corruption scandal that gutted his government and plunged the country into a political crisis days …

Guatemala’s president quits, jailed pending hearing on corruption charges
Sep 04, 2015   09:32 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) – Guatemala’s Otto Perez resigned as president and was jailed on Thursday while a judge weighs charging him in a corruption scandal that gutted his government and plunged the country into a political crisis days …

Saudi Arabia welcomes Iran nuclear deal after Obama meeting: foreign minister
Sep 04, 2015   09:28 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia is satisfied with U.S. President Barack Obama’s assurances about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement will contribute to security and stability in the Middle East, the country’s foreign min…

Brazil, Argentina seek to resolve Colombia-Venezuela border spat
Sep 04, 2015   09:13 PM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
BOGOTA (Reuters) – Brazil and Argentina’s foreign ministers visited Bogota on Friday in an effort to kick-start dialogue between Colombia and Venezuela over a border crisis that has seen more than 16,000 Colombians leave their adopted home.

Hungary says to bus migrants to Austrian border
Sep 04, 2015   08:59 PM  2 hours ago  Reuters: World News
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Hungary said on Friday it would send thousands of migrants by bus to the border with Austria, appearing to capitulate to crowds who broke away from riot police and struck out on foot for western Europe in a day of ch…

Pakistani nationals extradited to U.S. in narco-terrorism case
Sep 04, 2015   08:50 PM  2 hours ago  Reuters: World News
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two Pakistani nationals were extradited to the United States to face criminal charges that they conspired to aid a Colombian group that the U.S. government has designated as a foreign terrorist organization, federal …

CNN

Blue sky vanishes immediately after Beijing’s massive parade
Sep 04, 2015   04:03 PM  7 hours ago  CNN.com – World

Wander Hiroshima from a cat’s perspective
Sep 04, 2015   04:02 PM  7 hours ago  CNN.com – World
It almost feels like a Haruki Murakami novel: A new tool lets you experience a Japanese town from a cat’s eye-view, and even hang out with the neighborhood cats.

New North Korea: Short skirts and synthesizers?
Sep 04, 2015   04:01 PM  7 hours ago  CNN.com – World
The young women step across the stage, wielding their violins like weapons, their gem-laden high heels reflecting the overhead stage lights against the black stage. The 20-something-year-old songstresses bear all the markings of your ave…

China parades ‘carrier-killer,’ missile advances
Sep 04, 2015   04:00 PM  7 hours ago  CNN.com – World
The neat rows of clearly marked missile systems that wound their way through Beijing Thursday as part of a massive military parade underscore the rapid development of China’s indigenous defense industry.

Russia and Turkey: Blame the West
Sep 04, 2015   03:59 PM  7 hours ago  CNN.com – World
Who’s to blame for Europe’s deepening refugee crisis? To hear Erdogan and Putin tell it, it’s the West.

4 plead guilty in London’s Hatton Garden jewel heist
Sep 04, 2015   03:58 PM  7 hours ago  CNN.com – World
Four men pleaded guilty Friday, admitting their role in a spectacular heist in the heart of London’s jewelry district.

MSNBC

Americans gear up to help Philippines
Nov 12, 2013   12:38 AM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
From military veterans and U.S. troops to grassroots Filipino-American organizations, people across the country geared up to do what they could to help after one of largest storms ever barreled through the Philippines over the weekend an…

Video: Hundreds attend 99-year-old UK veteran’s funeral
Nov 12, 2013   12:15 AM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
A veteran of the RAF during World War II, Harold Jellicoe Percival’s funeral was attended by hundreds of Britons even though they never knew him. An ad in a local paper encouraged attendees, because he had no living family members. NBC’s…

Video: Typhoon’s winds stronger than Hurricane Katrina
Nov 12, 2013   12:09 AM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
Typhoon Haiyan may be among the biggest ever recorded, peaking at more than 200 mph with a 20-foot storm surge. NBC’s Tom Costello reports. (Nightly News)

Video: Tacloban residents struggle without food, water
Nov 11, 2013   11:54 PM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
The Philippine city of Tacloban is ground zero in an area completely wiped out by the fast-moving, ferocious typhoon. People are desperate for aid, and have no access to food, shelter or water. NBC’s Harry Smith reports. (Nightly News)

Doctors haunted by typhoon victims they couldn’t help
Nov 11, 2013   11:53 PM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
TACLOBAN, Philippines — Days after the super-typhoon Haiyan roared ashore here and laid waste to the Philippine island of Leyte, the roads remain blocked, the airports closed, the ferries aren’t running — and a public health crisis is un…

Typhoon pushed the limits — bigger storms ahead
Nov 11, 2013   11:05 PM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
Experts say Typhoon Haiyan was about as strong as it could theoretically get when it swept through the Philippines, but storm intensity limits are on the rise.

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