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The children taken from home for a social experiment

BBC World News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:55
The children taken from home for a social experiment
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Washington state to let legal technicians help with simple cases - Reuters

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:49

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Washington state to let legal technicians help with simple cases
Reuters
Those with 3,000 hours of supervised experience, among other requirements, could start practicing by month's end, the Washington State Bar Association said. While they cannot represent clients in court, the technicians can file court documents, advise ...
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Washington state to let legal technicians help with simple cases - Reuters

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:49

Washington state to let legal technicians help with simple cases
Reuters
Those with 3,000 hours of supervised experience, among other requirements, could start practicing by month's end, the Washington State Bar Association said. While they cannot represent clients in court, the technicians can file court documents, advise ...

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Dennis Hastert makes 1st court appearance in hush-money case

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:45

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert arrives at the federal courthouse, Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in Chicago for his arraignment on federal charges that he broke federal banking laws and lied about the money when questioned by the FBI. The indictment two weeks ago alleged Hastert agreed to pay $3.5 million to someone from his days as a high school teacher not to reveal a secret about past misconduct. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)CHICAGO (AP) — A haggard Dennis Hastert appeared in court Tuesday for the first time since he was indicted, pleading not guilty to charges that he violated banking rules and lied to the FBI about promising to pay $3.5 million in hush money to conceal misconduct from his days as a high school teacher.


Feds say Southwest, Northwest could see catastrophic fires

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:43

FILE - In this June 13, 2013 file photo, a volunteer firefighter helps contain a spot fire in an evacuated area of forest, ranches and residences, in the Black Forest wildfire area, north of Colorado Springs, Colo. The leaders of the Interior and Agriculture departments discussed the nationwide outlook for the 2015 wildfire season in a conference call from Denver on Tuesday, June 8, 2015. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack reviewed the risk of catastrophic wildfires, especially in the West. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, file)DENVER (AP) — Despite a wet spring over much of the nation, the Obama administration warned Tuesday of potentially catastrophic wildfires this summer, especially in the Southwest and Northwest.


Honolulu homeless families respond after canal banks cleared

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:40
HONOLULU (AP) — Homeless families in Honolulu are figuring out where to go after the city swept the banks of a canal where they were living in tents.

VIDEO: The Calais 'shantytown' home to 3,000

BBC World News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:38
In Calais migrants seeking to reach the UK have reached the French port from camps in Italy and Greece.
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VIDEO: The Calais 'shantytown' home to 3,000

BBC World News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:38
In Calais migrants seeking to reach the UK have reached the French port from camps in Italy and Greece.
Categories: BBC World News

Texas policeman resigns after video shows him toppling teen

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:35

Protestors gesture and hold signs during a protest against what demonstrators call police brutality in McKinney, TexasMcKinney Police Corporal Eric Casebolt, who is white, had been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation of how he appeared to target black youths at the disturbance on Friday in the city about 30 miles (50 km) north of Dallas, an incident that has raised fresh questions about racial bias in U.S. policing. "He came into the call out of control and as the video shows was out of control during the incident," McKinney Police Chief Greg Conley told a news conference.


Duvall takes over as Kennedy Catholic AD

NBA - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:32
Annette Duvall is the new athletic director at Kennedy Catholic High School, where Bob Bourgette will remain as head football coach for one last season this fall.
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Duvall takes over as Kennedy Catholic AD

NBA - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:32
Annette Duvall is the new athletic director at Kennedy Catholic High School, where Bob Bourgette will remain as head football coach for one last season this fall.
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Duvall takes over as Kennedy Catholic AD

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:32
Annette Duvall is the new athletic director at Kennedy Catholic High School, where Bob Bourgette will remain as head football coach for one last season this fall.
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Duvall takes over as Kennedy Catholic AD

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:32
Annette Duvall is the new athletic director at Kennedy Catholic High School, where Bob Bourgette will remain as head football coach for one last season this fall.

Court upholds key parts of Texas' strict anti-abortion law

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:30

A pro-abortion supportersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld Texas' strict abortion restrictions that could soon leave only seven abortion clinics open in a state of 27 million people.


Los Angeles Police Commission says officer violated policy in shooting

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:28
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Police Commission issued a mixed ruling on Tuesday in the shooting of an unarmed black man by two patrolmen, approving of one officer's actions while finding that the other had violated department policy.

Los Angeles Police Commission says officer violated policy in shooting

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:28
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Police Commission issued a mixed ruling on Tuesday in the shooting of an unarmed black man by two patrolmen, approving of one officer's actions while finding that the other had violated department policy.

VIDEO: Life after solitary confinement

BBC World News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:26
After being released from solitary confinement, many prisoners find it hard to adjust to life outside of prison
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VIDEO: Life after solitary confinement

BBC World News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:26
After being released from solitary confinement, many prisoners find it hard to adjust to life outside of prison
Categories: BBC World News

Discrimination lawsuit against New York village can proceed

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 07:22
NEW YORK (AP) — A rural village and a surrounding town can face a $25 million lawsuit alleging Hasidic Jews were blocked from building housing and opening a bath for ritual immersion and purification, a judge ruled Tuesday.