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Saudi Arabia Shoots Down Scud Missile Fired From Yemen

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 00:38
In a potentially major escalation of the months-long war, Yemeni rebels fired a Scud missile into Saudi Arabia early Saturday. The attack suggests that despite more than two months of airstrikes by a Saudi-led coalition, Yemen's Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, still have the military firepower to threaten cities inside Saudi Arabia.







26 rescued as river canoes capsize

BBC World News - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 00:37
Twenty-six people are rescued from the River Foyle after two canoes capsized on Saturday afternoon.
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Lightning strikes German festival

BBC World News - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 00:27
More than 30 people hurt after two lightning strikes to a music festival in western Germany where Slipknot and Foo Fighters are on the bill.
Categories: BBC World News

In Hollywood, foster care students try to finish high school

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 00:22

In this Friday, May 1, 2015 photo, Darius Lane rides his skateboard from Beachwood House in Los Angeles to work at a part-time job at a souvenir shop on Hollywood Boulevard. Lane, 17, is a resident at the group home for foster kids without a home. Nationwide, more than 400,000 children are in the foster care system. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tucked below the Hollywood sign, on a street where tourists stop to pose for pictures, is Beachwood House, a pale blue two-story home for foster kids without one. It's known as the place you go if you are good.


U.S. border patrol helicopter hit by gunfire near Mexican border

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 00:21
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - A U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing near the Mexican border after it was hit several times by gunfire, the FBI said on Saturday. The helicopter was on an operational mission along the Rio Grande near Laredo, Texas, when shots from the ground struck it late Friday afternoon, Special Agent Michelle Lee said. "The rounds penetrated and damaged the aircraft, forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing," Lee told Reuters.

Scott Walker Riding With Joni Ernst in Iowa as Rivals Give Chase

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:56
Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin was ready to mount a motorcycle Saturday for a “Roast and Ride” fund-raiser, but Republican challenges lie ahead.







Obama remembers Joe Biden’s son for living ‘life of meaning’

NBA - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:54
President Barack Obama says former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden made a decision as a young boy to live a life of meaning and a life dedicated to others. Obama is remembering Vice President Joe Biden's son during a funeral service Saturday in Wilmington, Delaware.
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Obama remembers Joe Biden’s son for living ‘life of meaning’

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:54
President Barack Obama says former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden made a decision as a young boy to live a life of meaning and a life dedicated to others. Obama is remembering Vice President Joe Biden's son during a funeral service Saturday in Wilmington, Delaware.
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Obama remembers Joe Biden’s son for living ‘life of meaning’

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:54
President Barack Obama says former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden made a decision as a young boy to live a life of meaning and a life dedicated to others. Obama is remembering Vice President Joe Biden's son during a funeral service Saturday in Wilmington, Delaware.

Thousands protest G7 summit in southern Germany

NBA - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:51
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators packed a German Alpine resort town on Saturday to protest a wide range of causes, from climate change to free trade, before the arrival of the leaders of the Group of Seven industrialized democracies for a two-day summit. Though the demonstration in Garmisch-Partenkirchen was largely peaceful, a small […]
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Thousands protest G7 summit in southern Germany

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:51
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators packed a German Alpine resort town on Saturday to protest a wide range of causes, from climate change to free trade, before the arrival of the leaders of the Group of Seven industrialized democracies for a two-day summit. Though the demonstration in Garmisch-Partenkirchen was largely peaceful, a small […]
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Thousands protest G7 summit in southern Germany

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:51
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators packed a German Alpine resort town on Saturday to protest a wide range of causes, from climate change to free trade, before the arrival of the leaders of the Group of Seven industrialized democracies for a two-day summit. Though the demonstration in Garmisch-Partenkirchen was largely peaceful, a small […]

Storied Trainer Hoping to See, or Hear, Triple Crown History

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:51
John A. Nerud has overseen a stable full of great horses, and he bred and owned Fappiano, American Pharoah’s great-great-grandfather.







Seven rescued after yachts collide

BBC World News - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:41
Lifeboats rescue seven people from the Solent after two yachts collided, with one of them sinking "very quickly".
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Remote Idaho school buys guns to enhance safety

NBA - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:41
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A tiny school district in Idaho far removed from law enforcement has purchased firearms and trained a handful of staff to use them should the same school shooting rampage that has occurred across the country take place. It takes at least 45 minutes for officers to reach the Garden Valley School […]
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Remote Idaho school buys guns to enhance safety

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:41
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A tiny school district in Idaho far removed from law enforcement has purchased firearms and trained a handful of staff to use them should the same school shooting rampage that has occurred across the country take place. It takes at least 45 minutes for officers to reach the Garden Valley School […]
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Remote Idaho school buys guns to enhance safety

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:41
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A tiny school district in Idaho far removed from law enforcement has purchased firearms and trained a handful of staff to use them should the same school shooting rampage that has occurred across the country take place. It takes at least 45 minutes for officers to reach the Garden Valley School […]

Williams wins 20th Grand Slam title

BBC World News - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:40
Serena Williams wins a dramatic French Open final against Czech 13th seed Lucie Safarova to claim her 20th Grand Slam title.
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Remote Idaho school buys guns to enhance safety

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:40
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A tiny school district in Idaho far removed from law enforcement has purchased firearms and trained a handful of staff to use them should the same school shooting rampage that has occurred across the country take place.

New York man arrested, charged with attempted murder in subway attack

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 06/06/2015 - 23:35
(Reuters) - A 32-year-old homeless man has been arrested and charged with hate crimes for allegedly pushing a transgender woman onto subway tracks in New York City's Greenwich Village neighborhood, police said on Saturday. Rolan Reid, 32, was arrested on Friday on the same No. 6 train line where the woman was attacked on Monday, Sergeant Carlos Nieves said.