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Archaeologists: Spotted shipwreck not long-lost Griffin

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 19:00
FRANKFORT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan state archaeologists say a shipwreck found in Lake Michigan isn't the Griffin, the earliest known wreck in the Great Lakes.

VIDEO: Brazilian football 'deeply sick'

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 19:00
A leading football reform group in Brazil has described the national game as "sick" and in need of a complete overhaul in the wake of the Fifa corruption scandal.
Categories: BBC World News

People mock NAACP incident with #wrongskin

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:59

People are talking on Twitter about identity and if it's possible to be born in the "wrong skin."

       

Mixed reaction greets Michigan's new gay adoption law

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:58

The Catholic Church, evangelical Christians cheered the new law signed Thursday.

       

Jeb Bush's Southern puppet master

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:58

Brett Doster is among a small advance guard for Jeb Bush in a crucial primary contest: South Carolina's.

Doster is among ...

       

Police arrest 8 in Mafia-linked sports betting operation

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:55
ROCKLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Police in suburban New York have arrested eight people in a sports betting operation as investigators crack down on mob-run gambling and loansharking.

NAACP official falsely portrays herself as black, family says

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:55

NAACP official falsely portrays herself as black, family saysA prominent civil rights activist in Washington state has been accused by her own family of falsely portraying herself as African-American.


Sahinovic kept in coma after surgery

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:53
Synchronised swimmer Vanessa Sahinovic is kept in an induced coma after being hit by a bus at the European Games.
Categories: BBC World News

North Korea's mysterious hotel fire

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:53
One of the tallest buildings in North Korea catches fire - but no evidence of the blaze emerges online.
Categories: BBC World News

Budget bill outlaws pot sales in DC for 2 years - Washington Post

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:52

Budget bill outlaws pot sales in DC for 2 years
Washington Post
Specifically, the language would continue through the next fiscal year a prohibition on the District spending any money to set up a system to regulate sales and tax marijuana, as Colorado, Washington state and Oregon have done since voters in those ...

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Burundi opposition to boycott poll

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:52
A group of 17 political parties in Burundi agrees to boycott next month's elections, saying they will not be free and fair.
Categories: BBC World News

Third suspect linked to thwarted Boston terror plot

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:42

Initial plan was to behead the organizer of an event featuring Prophet Mohammed cartoons.

       

Engineer says cutting of prison steam pipe professional job

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:41

FILE - This file photo provided by New York State Governor's office shows the area where two convicted murderers used power tools to cut through steel pipes at the Clinton Correctional facility in Dannemora, N.Y. A licensed engineer who has done work at the Clinton Correctional facility where two killers escaped last weekend said the work of cutting through a cell wall and a steam pipe was done with a high degree of professionalism. Larry Jeffords, owner of Jeffords Steel and Engineering in upstate New York, told The Associated Press that convicts David Sweat, 34, and Richard Matt, 48, were either very proficient with the tools they used _ or they had help. (Darren McGee/New York State Governor's Office, via AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — A licensed engineer who has done work at the Clinton Correctional facility in Dannemora where two killers escaped last weekend said the work of cutting through a cell wall and a steam pipe was done with a high degree of professionalism.


Civil rights activist 'pretending to be black'

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:34
The parents of a civil rights activist in America says she's been "pretending" to be African-American for years.
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Iowa GOP cancels straw poll

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:30

The governing board for the Republican Party of Iowa voted unanimously to cancel the straw poll.

       

Commissioner Ramsey: Rush for details led to false information on Brandon Tate-Brown shooting

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:14

 Rush for details led to false information on Brandon Tate-Brown shootingComments by Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey are painting a different picture of what happened the night a man was shot and killed by Philadelphia police.


He said what? DSK's most outrageous quotes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:06

What ex-IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn said during pimping trial.

       

US net neutrality rules to go ahead

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:01
A US court has decided that attempts to block the implementation of net neutrality rules in the US cannot be upheld.
Categories: BBC World News

Turkey student murder trial begins

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:01
Three men go on trial in Turkey over the murder and attempted rape of a 20-year-old student that sparked protests about violence against women.
Categories: BBC World News

Organic Farmers Object to Whole Foods Rating System

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 18:00
Under a new program, conventional farmers can earn higher marks than organic farmers, who have long had a close relationship with the grocery chain.