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Same-Sex Parents’ Rights May Be Unresolved After Justices’ Ruling

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 04:28
A Supreme Court endorsement of gay marriage would still leave many parents fighting to share custody of their same-sex partner’s children.







AccuWeather: Warm Today, T'Storms Tonight

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 04:23

 T'Storms Likely MondayMeteorologist Chris Sowers says the threat of thunderstorms returns Sunday.


Spokane NAACP meeting postponed because of ongoing talks

NBA - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 04:15
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The Spokane NAACP has postponed a meeting Monday where its president, Rachel Dolezal, was expected to speak about the furor sparked after her parents said she has falsely portrayed herself as black for years though she is actually white. The chapter said Sunday on Facebook that the meeting would be rescheduled […]
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Spokane NAACP meeting postponed because of ongoing talks

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 04:15
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The Spokane NAACP has postponed a meeting Monday where its president, Rachel Dolezal, was expected to speak about the furor sparked after her parents said she has falsely portrayed herself as black for years though she is actually white. The chapter said Sunday on Facebook that the meeting would be rescheduled […]
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Spokane NAACP meeting postponed because of ongoing talks

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 04:15
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The Spokane NAACP has postponed a meeting Monday where its president, Rachel Dolezal, was expected to speak about the furor sparked after her parents said she has falsely portrayed herself as black for years though she is actually white. The chapter said Sunday on Facebook that the meeting would be rescheduled […]

John Carroll, former editor of LA Times, Baltimore Sun, dies

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:59

In this July 20, 2005 photo, Los Angeles Times editor John Carroll, center, announces his retirement and that managing editor Dean Baquet, right, will become executive vice president and editor, in the paper's newsroom in downtown Los Angeles. Carroll, former editor of the Baltimore Sun and the L.A. Times, which won 13 Pulitzer Prizes during his five-year tenure, died Sunday morning, June 14, 2015 at his home in Lexington, Ky., said his wife, Lee Carroll. He was 73. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via AP) NO SALESLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — John S. Carroll, former editor of the Baltimore Sun and the Los Angeles Times, which won 13 Pulitzer Prizes during his five-year tenure, has died. He was 73.


Jurassic World in record weekend

BBC World News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:44
The fourth instalment in the Jurassic Park series has become the first film to take more than $500m on its opening weekend.
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US and Venezuela in high-level talks

BBC World News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:42
US and Venezuelan officials meet in Haiti as both sides work to address strained relations between the two ideological opponents.
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NYPD looking for suspect in 3 assaults on Asian women

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:41
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police are looking for a suspect in connection with three assaults on Asian women who were each hit with weighted plastic bags.

Funeral homes increasingly using dogs to comfort mourners

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:40

Lulu, a goldendoodle who works as a therapy dog, lolls on the lawn outside the Ballard-Durand funeral home in White Plains, N.Y., on Thursday, June 4, 2015. Funeral homes are increasingly using dogs to comfort mourners. Funeral directors say the dogs, usually trained therapy animals, can lighten the often awkward, tense atmosphere at a wake or funeral service. (AP Photo/Jim Fitzgerald)WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Sandy Del Duca was mourning the death of her father when Lulu, a curly haired goldendoodle, came bounding down the stairs at the Ballard-Durand funeral home.


U.S., Venezuelan officials meet in Haiti, continue quiet diplomacy

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:24

Shannon attends a hearing on Capitol Hill in WashingtonA U.S. envoy has met Venezuela's second most powerful official in Haiti in a further sign of rapprochement between the ideological foes, according to Venezuelan state media. Thomas Shannon, counselor to Secretary of State John Kerry, has emerged in recent months as a go-between for Caracas and Washington, visiting Venezuela a couple of times for low-profile meetings with President Nicolas Maduro. In the worst flare-up since Maduro came to power, Venezuela earlier this year accused Washington of plotting a coup, ordered it to reduce its embassy staff and imposed a visa requirement on U.S. visitors.


Parents located after toddler found alone at Clementon, NJ amusement park

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:21

No charges filed after toddler found alone at Clementon, NJ amusement parkAuthorities say they've located the parents of a young girl, the morning after she was found wandering by herself at Clementon Park in New Jersey.


‘Jurassic World’ Tromps All Over the Box Office Competition

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:21
“Jurassic World” powered through squishy reviews to post $204.6 million in estimated weekend sales at the domestic box office, and about $512 million worldwide.







Swarming mayflies prompt bridge closure, motorcycle crashes

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:06

A swarm of mayflies hovers over the Route 462 bridge over the Susquehanna River late Saturday evening, June 13, 2015, between Columbia and Wrightsville, Pa. Authorities say the swarm was so dense that it caused a series of motorcycle crashes and prompted them to close the bridge. (Blaine Shahan/LNP via AP)LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a swarm of mayflies was so dense it caused motorcycle crashes and prompted the closing of a Pennsylvania bridge.


Kansas tax cutting model tarnished by sales tax increase

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 03:06

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback addresses a joint caucus of the Kansas Senate and House republicans, Thursday, June 11, 2015 in Topeka, Kan. Kansas faced the prospect of deep cuts to schools, prisons and other programs after the Republican-controlled House soundly rejected a proposal supported by Brownback that would hike sales and cigarette taxes to close a budget deficit. (Bo Rader/The Wichita Eagle via AP) LOCAL STATIONS OUT; MAGS OUT; LOCAL RADIO OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's signature personal income tax cuts emerged mostly intact from a grueling legislative fight to close a budget deficit that arose after revenue failed to match the conservative governor's predictions of an economic boom.


Teen 'UK's youngest suicide bomber'

BBC World News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 02:57
A West Yorkshire teenager is believed to have become Britain's youngest ever suicide bomber after reportedly blowing himself up in Iraq.
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New Washington agriculture director begins job Monday

NBA - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 02:57
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The new director of the Washington Department of Agriculture begins his job Monday leading a staff of 750 with a budget of about $158 million. The Yakima Herald-Republic says Derek Sandison is a 62-year-old Port Angeles native who has a reputation for building consensus and the backing of agricultural interests. Unlike […]
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New Washington agriculture director begins job Monday

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 02:57
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The new director of the Washington Department of Agriculture begins his job Monday leading a staff of 750 with a budget of about $158 million. The Yakima Herald-Republic says Derek Sandison is a 62-year-old Port Angeles native who has a reputation for building consensus and the backing of agricultural interests. Unlike […]
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New Washington agriculture director begins job Monday

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 02:57
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The new director of the Washington Department of Agriculture begins his job Monday leading a staff of 750 with a budget of about $158 million. The Yakima Herald-Republic says Derek Sandison is a 62-year-old Port Angeles native who has a reputation for building consensus and the backing of agricultural interests. Unlike […]

England will still attack - Morgan

BBC World News - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 02:51
Captain Eoin Morgan says England will continue with their positive approach despite a three-wicket defeat by New Zealand.
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