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US Accuses Ex-House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert of Paying to Hide Misconduct
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:12:09 GMT
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New York Times
CHICAGO — J. Dennis Hastert, a former speaker of the House of Representatives, has been charged with lying to the F.B.I. and making cash withdrawals from banks in a way that was designed to hide that he was paying $3.5 million to someone for his ...
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Sepp Blatter Is Defiant on Eve of Election
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:47:11 GMT
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New York Times
ZURICH — Soccer's world governing body will hold a presidential election Friday, two days after a group of its leading officials were charged with corruption, its headquarters were raided and the governments of two countries announced they were ...
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Field of spellers narrows at national bee
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:22:08 GMT
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NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Vanya Shivashankar is trying to make history at Thursday night's finals of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee . No sibling of a previous champion has ever won the competition. Vanya, whose sister Kavya won the 2009 bee, ...
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Jeb Bush argues experience matters in Michigan
Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:19 GMT
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Lansing, Michigan (CNN) Jeb Bush is showcasing his tenure as a two-term governor and driving home the argument that firsthand experience matters more than high-flying rhetoric, as he tries to break past the crowded field of Republican presidential ...
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James Holmes told psychiatrist he has regrets over theater shootings
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:48:28 GMT
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(CNN) In an initial meeting with a psychiatrist two years after killing 12 people at a Colorado movie theater, James Holmes told the doctor he sometimes had tears and regrets over the shooting. The interview between Holmes and Dr. William Howard Reid, ...
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Gigi Jordan Receives 18-Year Sentence for Killing Her Son
Fri, 29 May 2015 00:34:03 GMT
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New York Times
A wealthy businesswoman who poisoned her son in a Manhattan hotel room was sentenced to 18 years in state prison for manslaughter on Thursday, ending a bizarre case that turned on her claim that she murdered her child to prevent him from being ...
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Pataki Keeps His Own Counsel on Matters of Family and Citizenship
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:14:00 GMT
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New York Times
“I don't want to get into that,” George E. Pataki said one evening in 1996, when asked why he was hanging around in the audience at the San Diego Convention Center instead of backstage with the other speakers. The Republican National Convention was ...
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Obama administration lays out controversial plans to protect sage grouse
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:02:20 GMT
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Fox News
July 25, 2005: In this file photo, a sage grouse stands in a meadow at the Smith Creek Ranch, east of Fallon, Nev. (AP). The Obama administration disclosed plans Thursday to preserve the habitat of the imperiled greater sage grouse in 10 Western states that ...
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Gay-Marriage Study Author Admits to Lies, Science Journal Says
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:11:57 GMT
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The journal Science has formally pulled a widely reported study on changing attitudes toward gay marriage, saying a lawyer for one of the co-authors, a UCLA grad student, had admitted it contained lies. Michael LaCour, the political science PhD student ...
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Chris Christie To Pull New Jersey Out Of Common Core
Fri, 29 May 2015 00:59:58 GMT
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will announce Thursday he is pulling his state out of the Common Core education standards, bowing to pressure from teachers and parents, as well as conservative fears about government overreach. Christie, who is expected ...
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