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VIDEO: Senate vote on Dilma Rousseff's fate

BBC World News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:31
Watch the moment of the vote in the Senate in Brazil which has led to the impeachment and suspension of Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff.
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Dan Quayle: Trump is 'more qualified' than Clinton in this election

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:29

Dan Quayle thinks Donald Trump is a “more qualified” candidate than Hillary Clinton and the Republican party should rally around him.

       

Hedge Funds Look for Hard Hats in a Year of Collapsing Mergers

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:27
Since the beginning of January, $400 billion worth of corporate mergers have fallen apart in the United States, creating anxiety in those who bet on them.

Debris 'almost certainly' from MH370

BBC World News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:24
Two pieces of aircraft debris found on beaches in Mauritius and South Africa almost certainly came from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, officials say.
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Maryland congressional delegation could go all-male for first time in 43 years

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:23

Only 14 states have congressional delegations with no female lawmakers.

       

Scenes of death roll slowly down Ohio highways

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:22

In a macabre and surreal scene, three of the four residences where eight family members were killed last month were hauled to a warehouse wh...

       

Solar plane’s next leg of global trip — Arizona to Oklahoma

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:14

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane that landed in Arizona last week is headed to Oklahoma on the latest leg of its around-the-world journey. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 took off from Phoenix Goodyear Airport about 3 a.m. Thursday with a destination of Tulsa International Airport. It departed from northern California in the early […]
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Solar plane’s next leg of global trip — Arizona to Oklahoma

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:14

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane that landed in Arizona last week is headed to Oklahoma on the latest leg of its around-the-world journey. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 took off from Phoenix Goodyear Airport about 3 a.m. Thursday with a destination of Tulsa International Airport. It departed from northern California in the early […]
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Solar plane’s next leg of global trip — Arizona to Oklahoma

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:14

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane that landed in Arizona last week is headed to Oklahoma on the latest leg of its around-the-world journey. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 took off from Phoenix Goodyear Airport about 3 a.m. Thursday with a destination of Tulsa International Airport. It departed from northern California in the early […]

Schools must allow transgender bathrooms, Department of Education says

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:13

The guidance letter applies to more than 16,500 schools that receive federal funding.

       

Nissan Throws a Lifeline to Scandal-Stricken Mitsubishi

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:11
Nissan will buy a 34 percent stake in the automaker for $2.2 billion, which could help Mitsubishi cope with the impact of cheating on mileage tests.

Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deacons

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:11

Pope Francis said he wants to study the possibility of ordaining women as deacons, a step that could for the first time open the ranks of th...

       

AP Interview: IOC could retest Sochi doping samples

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:10

LONDON (AP) — The IOC medical director says the Olympic body “would not hesitate” to retest drug samples from the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi if there is evidence that doping controls were manipulated. A Russian whistleblower told CBS’ “60 Minutes” that the former director of the Moscow anti-doping lab told him that four Russian […]
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AP Interview: IOC could retest Sochi doping samples

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:10

LONDON (AP) — The IOC medical director says the Olympic body “would not hesitate” to retest drug samples from the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi if there is evidence that doping controls were manipulated. A Russian whistleblower told CBS’ “60 Minutes” that the former director of the Moscow anti-doping lab told him that four Russian […]
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AP Interview: IOC could retest Sochi doping samples

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:10

LONDON (AP) — The IOC medical director says the Olympic body “would not hesitate” to retest drug samples from the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi if there is evidence that doping controls were manipulated. A Russian whistleblower told CBS’ “60 Minutes” that the former director of the Moscow anti-doping lab told him that four Russian […]

10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:09

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BRAZIL’S SENATE IMPEACHES PRESIDENT ROUSSEFF The South American giant’s first female president is accused of using accounting tricks to hide large budget deficits. 2. WHAT TRUMP AND RYAN HAVE TO SAY TO ONE ANOTHER Most Read StoriesPassenger's […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:09

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BRAZIL’S SENATE IMPEACHES PRESIDENT ROUSSEFF The South American giant’s first female president is accused of using accounting tricks to hide large budget deficits. 2. WHAT TRUMP AND RYAN HAVE TO SAY TO ONE ANOTHER Most Read StoriesPassenger's […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:09

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BRAZIL’S SENATE IMPEACHES PRESIDENT ROUSSEFF The South American giant’s first female president is accused of using accounting tricks to hide large budget deficits. 2. WHAT TRUMP AND RYAN HAVE TO SAY TO ONE ANOTHER Most Read StoriesPassenger's […]

Mom records her own murder, police say

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:05

Wesley Webb was fighting with her boyfriend when she decided to start recording the argument, investigators say.

       

TSA official received $90K in bonuses as screeners failed

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 18:05

House lawmakers blasted TSA officials for giving one executive $90,000 in bonuses at a time when screeners failed to catch weapons.