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Interpol Issues Alerts for 6, a Day After Sepp Blatter Resigns [VIDEO]

03/06/2015
Interpol Issues Alerts for 6, a Day After Sepp Blatter Resigns [VIDEO]

Interpol issued wanted person alerts on Wednesday for two former senior FIFA officials and four corporate executives, one day after Sepp Blatter’s surprising announcement that he would resign as the head of soccer’s governing body. The Interpol alerts, so-called red notices, issued at the request of the United States, include the former FIFA vice...
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1 dead, 8 injured in bus crash in downtown Chicago [VIDEO]

03/06/2015
1 dead, 8 injured in bus crash in downtown Chicago

One person was killed and at least eight others injured, one critically, after a Chicago Transit Authority bus careered onto a sidewalk Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The bus hit at least one pedestrian and four vehicles.
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Cruise Ship Sinks in China’s Yangtze River with 458 aboard [VIDEO]

02/06/2015
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Rescuers are trying to find survivors from a cruise ship that sank with 458 people aboard during a storm on China’s Yangtze River. The rescue workers have heard sounds from within the capsized ship and are trying to reach the people they believe are inside the cabin. Twelve survivors have been rescued so far...
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TSA failed to Detect Weapons a Shocking 95 percent of the Time

02/06/2015
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Acting TSA Director is out amid major failures at security checkpoints. Airport screeners failed to detect explosives and weapons in nearly every test that an undercover Homeland Security team conducted at dozens of airports, according to an internal investigation. The Department of Homeland Security reassigned the acting director of the Transportation Security Administration and...
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Bruce Jenner Now Caitlyn Jenner Is Finally “Free” on Vanity Fair’s Cover [VIDEO]

01/06/2015
Caitlyn Jenner Is Finally on Vanity Fair’s Cover

Vanity Fair’s July 2015 issue features the first photo of Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce, taken in her Malibu, Calif., home.
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Supreme Court rules in favor of poster in Facebook threats case [VIDEO]

01/06/2015
Supreme Court rules in favor of poster in Facebook threats case

The Supreme Court ruled 7 to 2 to reverse a lower court’s conviction of a man accused of making violent threats on Facebook. The court said jurors were incorrectly instructed to simply determine whether a reasonable person would interpret the posts as a threat, but that they did not have to take the man’s...
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Enrique Iglesia Slices Finger With Drone During Concert [VIDEO]

01/06/2015
Enrique Iglesia Slices Finger With Drone During Concert [VIDEO]

Spanish pop star Enrique Iglesias is seeking treatment after a drone cut his hand during a Saturday concert. Iglesias continued the show with his hand bloodied and bandaged. Pictures and video from the event show him smearing his blood on his T-shirt in the shape of a heart. “Another example of his professionalism!” his...
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Tracy Morgan’s emotional first interview since deadly car crash [VIDEO]

01/06/2015
Tracy Morgan's emotional first interview since deadly car crash

A year after a deadly car accident that nearly cost him his own life, Tracy Morgan says “I can’t believe I’m here,” but that the pain from the loss of his close friend will always be with him. Morgan sat down with Matt Lauer in an exclusive interview, his first since the June 2014...
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Senate fails to save PATRIOT Act, Portions Expired at Midnight

01/06/2015
Patriot Act Sunset

Key provisions of the PATRIOT ACT have expired, at least for a few days. Key provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act expired at midnight after the Senate adjourned after failing to reach a new agreement during a rare Sunday session to extend law. The Senate did vote to advance the USA Freedom Act, a...
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John Kerry in Geneva hospital after bike accident in nearby France [VIDEO]

31/05/2015
John Kerry in Geneva hospitalafter bike accident in nearby France [VIDEO]

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry broke his right femur in a cycling accident in Scionzier, France, on Sunday morning, State Department spokesman John Kirby said. The injury is near the site of a previous hip surgery, so Kerry will return to Boston on Sunday for treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital with his doctor...
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Beau Biden, Son of U.S. Vice President dead of Cancer at 46

30/05/2015
DENVER - AUGUST 27:  Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, son of U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Joe Biden (D-DE), walks on stage during day three of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) at the Pepsi Center August 27, 2008 in Denver, Colorado. U.S. Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) will be officially be nominated as the Democratic candidate for U.S. president on the last day of the four-day convention.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Beau Biden

Son of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, Beau Biden, has died of brain cancer at 46. Beau Biden, who served as the attorney general of Delaware and in the Iraq War, died Saturday at the age 46. U.S. Vice President, Joe Biden called him “the finest man any of us have ever known.”
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Dennis Hastert Receives Strange Call on CSPAN [VIDEO]

29/05/2015
Dennis Hastert Received A Strange Call While On C-SPAN

And then this video popped up from Hastert’s Nov. 13, 2014 appearance on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal, in which a man identifying himself as “Bruce” asked Hastert: “Hello Denny, remember me from Yorkville?” He then laughs and hangs up, leaving Hastert visibly uncomfortable. Was this the kid he molested? Very spooky, creepy, and maybe revealing....
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Dennis Hastert Paid to Coverup Sexual Abuse of a Male Student

29/05/2015
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert facing federal charges

Update: Dennis Hastert paid to conceal sexual misconduct, sources say Indicted former House Speaker Dennis Hastert was paying an individual from his past to conceal sexual misconduct, two federal law enforcement officials said Friday. UPDATE: Word on the street is that Dennis Hastert was being blackmailed or extorted by someone from his wrestling coach...
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FBI opens investigation into data breach at IRS [VIDEO]

29/05/2015
FBI opens investigation into data breach at IRS

The FBI has opened an investigation into the recent data breach at the Internal Revenue Service. Earlier this week the IRS announced that about 100,000 people had their data, and possible their tax returns, hacked on the IRS website.
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Vanya & Gokul named co-champs of National Spelling Bee [VIDEO]

29/05/2015
Vanya Shivashank, Gokul Venkatachalam named co-champs of National Spelling Bee

Kansas’s girl Vanya Shivashankar, 13, and Missouri’s Gokul Venkatachalam, 14, were declared co-champions of the 88th Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday night. The tie marks the second year in a row that the bee ended in co-winners.
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Bill Nye Under Attack for Linking Texas Floods to Climate Change

29/05/2015
Bill Nye Under Attack for Linking Texas Floods to Climate Change

Bill Nye Under Attack from science denying conservatives for Linking Texas Floods to Climate Change. Bill Nye the science guy took to Twitter to call out meteorologists for failing to link the floods earlier this week in Texas with a warming climate, and the backlash on Twitter was swift and intense. Billion$$ in damage...
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Rand Paul Tells the Truth & Blames ISIS on the GOP War Hawks [VIDEO]

28/05/2015
Rand Paul Tells the Truth Blames ISIS on the GOP War Hawks

In a rare moment of truth, Rand Paul said something so honest, so accurate, that he is certain to be crushed by his fellow Republicans for having dared to utter it in the first place. It has to do with the creation of ISIS. Watch the clip above feature on the Last Word last...
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FIFA Officials Arrested on Corruption Charges in Raid [VIDEO]

27/05/2015
FIFA Officials Arrested on Corruption Charges in Raid [VIDEO]

Swiss authorities conducted an extraordinary early-morning operation Wednesday to arrest several top soccer officials and extradite them to the United States on federal corruption charges. The indictment names 14 people on charges including racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering conspiracy. Attorney General Loretta Lynch: ‘Undisclosed and illegal payments, kickbacks, and bribes became a way...
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18+ dead in Texas & Oklahoma after severe storms, floods [VIDEO]

26/05/2015
At least 18 dead in Texas and Oklahoma after severe storms

At least 18 people are dead after severe storms hit Texas and Oklahoma over the weekend, officials said Tuesday. Rescue crews are still searching for another 13 people missing in Hays County, Texas.
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B.B. King’s daughters: Our father was poisoned [VIDEO]

26/05/2015
B.B.King Dies at age 89

Nevada officials said Monday they will investigate the death of B.B. King as a possible homicide after two of the blues guitarist’s daughters accused his aides of poisoning him. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg said authorities are investigating the unsubstantiated claims and coordinating with Las Vegas police, but results may take at least six...
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Charter Strikes $55 Billion Deal for Time Warner Cable [VIDEO]

26/05/2015
Charter Strikes $55 Billion Deal for Time Warner Cable [VIDEO]

Charter Comm. Inc. has agreed to merge with Time Warner Cable Inc. in a $55 billion cash-and-stock deal. The offer is valued at about $195 a share, a 14% premium to Time Warner Cable’s last closing price. Including debt, the deal is valued at $78.7 billion.
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Juan Pablo Montoya Wins Indy 500 [VIDEO]

25/05/2015
Juan Pablo Montoya Wins Indy 500 [VIDEO]

Juan Pablo Montoya became a two-time Indianapolis 500 winner on Sunday. The Colombian driver made a pass on the outside of teammate Will Power in the final laps going into Turn One and made it stick before he held on to notch his second career win. “This is what IndyCar is all about: Awesome...
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Tunis soldier kills 7 at barracks [VIDEO]

25/05/2015
Tunis soldier kills 7 at barracks

A soldier in Tunis, capital city of Tunisia, has fired upon his colleagues killing 7 soldiers and wounding 10 others.
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Three Killed in Texas, Oklahoma Floods [VIDEO]

25/05/2015
Three Killed in Texas, Oklahoma Floods [VIDEO]

Three people were killed, including a firefighter, and eight people are missing after heavy rains and flooding swept parts of Oklahoma and Texas through Sunday. Hundreds of homes are underwater and a thousand residents were evacuated in San Marcos, Texas, as emergency crews assessed the damage, said Hays County emergency-management coordinator Kharley Smith. The...
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Memorial Day: Pres. Obama Visits Arlington National Cemetery

25/05/2015
Memorial Day American honors and remembers. Pres. Obama visits Arlington National Cemetery

On Memorial Day, Learn The Story Behind The Markers. Here Via NPR, listen to the story as American honors and remembers. Click Play.
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Cleveland Cop Not Guilty in Killing Unarmed Men, Protest Ensue

23/05/2015
cleveland shooting victims

BREAKING: Judge Finds Cleveland Cop Michael Brelo Not Guilty in Killing Two Unarmed Men, Protest Ensue in the streets of Cleveland. Micheal Brelo shot the last 15 shots of 137 rounds total fired into the car killing Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams. This is a LIVE BREAKING EVENT Watch the LIVESTREAM HERE Cleveland Major...
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Patriot Act Heading for Sunset on June 1st if No Action Taken

23/05/2015
Patriot Act Sunset

The Senate struggled to prevent an interruption in government surveillance programs early Saturday, rejecting both a House-passed bill and a short term extension of the USA Patriot Act. The back-to-back votes left lawmakers without a fallback that is clear, although current law doesn’t expire until midnight May 31. The White House has demanded the...
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Irish Gay Marriage Vote Passes by Almost 2-1 Margin

23/05/2015
gay marriage vote in ireland

Voters in Ireland have come out in favour by over 60% to change the country’s constitution to allow gay marriage. It’s the first time gay marriage has been approved via referendum. The Irish Times newspaper said turnout in Dublin was as high as 65%, and raised the hopes of “yes” campaigners that high engagement...
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Duggar Son Admitted to Sexually Molesting Minors Including Sisters

22/05/2015
Duggar Son Allegedly Admitted to Sexually Molesting Minor Girls, Including Sisters

TLC has just pulled all airings of “19 Kids and Counting” from its lineup, the fate of the show is uncertain, but there’s now so much heat in the wake of Josh Duggar’s molestation confession, the network had to make the decision. They absolutely have not made a long-term decision, but it’s clearly a...
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Baltimore Grand Jury Indicts All Six Officers In Freddie Gray Case [VIDEO]

22/05/2015
Baltimore Grand Jury Indicts All Six Officers In Freddie Gray Case

A grand jury has brought charges against six Baltimore police officers in the death of a black man who suffered fatal neck injuries while in police custody, a case that touched off angry protests and a day of looting and arson in the Maryland city. The charges, including a count of second-degree murder against...
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