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Officer: I kept firing because man kept charging at me

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:51
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A white police officer testified Thursday that he repeatedly fired his gun at an unarmed black man because the man kept charging at him and he didn't think his weapon was even working.

What do Calais migrants know about the UK?

BBC World News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:46
What do Calais migrants know about the UK?
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Former Green Beret Nate Boyer set to make Seahawks debut

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:43
Boyer, 34, has spent training camp getting regular work as a snapper on the punt and field-goal/extra-point teams, working alongside returning starter at that spot, Clint Gresham.
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Former Green Beret Nate Boyer set to make Seahawks debut

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:43
Boyer, 34, has spent training camp getting regular work as a snapper on the punt and field-goal/extra-point teams, working alongside returning starter at that spot, Clint Gresham.
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Former Green Beret Nate Boyer set to make Seahawks debut

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:43
Boyer, 34, has spent training camp getting regular work as a snapper on the punt and field-goal/extra-point teams, working alongside returning starter at that spot, Clint Gresham.

DNA proves President Harding fathered child out of wedlock

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:43

FILE - In this undated file photo, former President Warren G. Harding. DNA testing is rewriting a chapter in presidential history, this one from the Roaring '20s. AncestryDNA, a division of Ancestry.com, says genetic analysis has confirmed President Warren G. Harding fathered a child out of wedlock with his long-rumored mistress Nan Britton. She set off a scandal when she went public nearly 90 years ago with her tale of forbidden love in the White House. (AP Photo, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — DNA testing all but confirmed Thomas Jefferson slept with his slave Sally Hemings. Now it's rewriting another lurid chapter in presidential history, this one from the Roaring '20s.


North Carolina police officer testifies he shot black man in self-defense

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:42
"No matter what I did, he wouldn’t stop," Randall Kerrick said. Prosecutors say Kerrick, 29, used unnecessary force when he shot and killed Jonathan Ferrell, 24, outside Charlotte before dawn on Sept. 14, 2013. Kerrick's defense attorney has told the court the shooting was justified.

Jeb Bush leaves door open for use of torture by government

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:40
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Thursday declined to rule out resuming the use of torture under some circumstances by the U.S. government. “I don’t want to make a definitive, blanket kind of statement,” Bush told an audience of Iowa Republicans, when asked whether he would keep in place or repeal […]
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Jeb Bush leaves door open for use of torture by government

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:40
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Thursday declined to rule out resuming the use of torture under some circumstances by the U.S. government. “I don’t want to make a definitive, blanket kind of statement,” Bush told an audience of Iowa Republicans, when asked whether he would keep in place or repeal […]
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Jeb Bush leaves door open for use of torture by government

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:40
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Thursday declined to rule out resuming the use of torture under some circumstances by the U.S. government. “I don’t want to make a definitive, blanket kind of statement,” Bush told an audience of Iowa Republicans, when asked whether he would keep in place or repeal […]

Air pollution killing 4,000 in China a day, US study finds

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:40
WASHINGTON (AP) — Air pollution is killing about 4,000 people in China a day, accounting for 1 in 6 premature deaths in the world’s most populous country, a new study finds. Physicists at the University of California, Berkeley, calculated that about 1.6 million people in China die each year from heart, lung and stroke problems […]
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Air pollution killing 4,000 in China a day, US study finds

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:40
WASHINGTON (AP) — Air pollution is killing about 4,000 people in China a day, accounting for 1 in 6 premature deaths in the world’s most populous country, a new study finds. Physicists at the University of California, Berkeley, calculated that about 1.6 million people in China die each year from heart, lung and stroke problems […]
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Air pollution killing 4,000 in China a day, US study finds

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:40
WASHINGTON (AP) — Air pollution is killing about 4,000 people in China a day, accounting for 1 in 6 premature deaths in the world’s most populous country, a new study finds. Physicists at the University of California, Berkeley, calculated that about 1.6 million people in China die each year from heart, lung and stroke problems […]

Leno: Accusers of Bill Cosby face unfair double standard

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:39
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jay Leno says an unfair double standard is being applied to the dozens of women accusing Bill Cosby of decades-old sexual assaults. “I keep reading the comments, ‘liars,’ and ‘why didn’t they come forward before?'” the former “Tonight Show” host said Thursday. But men who delay sharing stories of abuse […]
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Leno: Accusers of Bill Cosby face unfair double standard

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:39
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jay Leno says an unfair double standard is being applied to the dozens of women accusing Bill Cosby of decades-old sexual assaults. “I keep reading the comments, ‘liars,’ and ‘why didn’t they come forward before?'” the former “Tonight Show” host said Thursday. But men who delay sharing stories of abuse […]
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Leno: Accusers of Bill Cosby face unfair double standard

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:39
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jay Leno says an unfair double standard is being applied to the dozens of women accusing Bill Cosby of decades-old sexual assaults. “I keep reading the comments, ‘liars,’ and ‘why didn’t they come forward before?'” the former “Tonight Show” host said Thursday. But men who delay sharing stories of abuse […]

Mexico finds subterranean river under Chichen Itza pyramid

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:39
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican experts have discovered that the main pyramid at Mexico’s Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza was at least partially built atop a subterranean river. Experts from Mexico’s National Autonomous University say they found a subterranean cavity about 20 meters (yards) deep below the pyramid of Kukulkan, also known as El Castillo. […]
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Mexico finds subterranean river under Chichen Itza pyramid

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:39
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican experts have discovered that the main pyramid at Mexico’s Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza was at least partially built atop a subterranean river. Experts from Mexico’s National Autonomous University say they found a subterranean cavity about 20 meters (yards) deep below the pyramid of Kukulkan, also known as El Castillo. […]
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Mexico finds subterranean river under Chichen Itza pyramid

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:39
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican experts have discovered that the main pyramid at Mexico’s Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza was at least partially built atop a subterranean river. Experts from Mexico’s National Autonomous University say they found a subterranean cavity about 20 meters (yards) deep below the pyramid of Kukulkan, also known as El Castillo. […]

US investigating whether Islamic State used chemical weapons

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 07:36
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The United States is investigating whether the Islamic State used chemical weapons, the White House said Thursday, following allegations that IS militants deployed chemical weapons against Kurdish forces in northern Iraq. Alistair Baskey, a spokesman for the White House’s National Security Council, said the U.S. is taking the allegations “very seriously” […]
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