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Wired News
Imzy: Can an Ex-Reddit Exec Really Hack the Online Abuse Problem?team at Reddit until shortly after a site-wide revolt temporarily crippled the
Imzy: Can an Ex-Reddit Exec Really Hack the Online Abuse Problem?
Wired News / Posted moments ago
team at Reddit until shortly after a site-wide revolt temporarily crippled the site last summer. (McComas says Reddit fired him; the company did not respond to a request for comment.) After leaving Reddit, McComas thought deeply about... Read more
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Zero Hedge
May 24University of Missouri’s paying a price for its lame response to last fall’s ra
May 24
Zero Hedge / Posted a minute ago
University of Missouri’s paying a price for its lame response to last fall’s racial protests If the University of Missouri thought its concessions to Black Lives Matter radicals would boost its appeal to students, it looks like it made a big... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
The 40 words and phrases a newspaper should never uselanguage. O’Hara, 68, who went on to manage the Cleveland Plain Dealer and now
The 40 words and phrases a newspaper should never use
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 27 minutes ago
language. O’Hara, 68, who went on to manage the Cleveland Plain Dealer and now teaches journalism at Florida Atlantic University, hated bureaucratic jargon and stuffy institutional words such as “mandated” for “required,” “relocate” instead of... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Brief at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2016bombings, stormed Baghdad's fortified Green Zone on Friday, demanding better se
World in Brief at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2016
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 47 minutes ago
bombings, stormed Baghdad's fortified Green Zone on Friday, demanding better security and government reform. Iraqi forces fired tear gas and live ammunition on the crowds, and the violence left two protesters dead and a number of military... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Settlement divvied in slaying by officerCINCINNATI — Each of the 13 children of a black motorist killed by a white Univ
Settlement divvied in slaying by officer
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
CINCINNATI — Each of the 13 children of a black motorist killed by a white University of Cincinnati police officer during a traffic stop for a minor violation will receive nearly $218,000 as part of a wrongful death settlement, a judge ruled... Read more
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11 News Houston
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
11 News Houston / Posted an hour ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Zombies, pi and shotgunsI read the scientific paper, A Ballistic Monte Carlo Approximation of Π, by Vin
Zombies, pi and shotguns
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
I read the scientific paper, A Ballistic Monte Carlo Approximation of Π, by Vincent Dumoulin and Felix Thouin, from the University of Montreal. You see, as the authors point out, once the zombie apocalypse comes, society will temporarily lose... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Venezuela's Government Plays Hardball To Block Opposition's Recall Effortbefore the protest began, officials loyal to President Nicolás Maduro shut down
Venezuela's Government Plays Hardball To Block Opposition's Recall Effort
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
before the protest began, officials loyal to President Nicolás Maduro shut down subway stations in this part of the city. University student Daniel Barrios insists this was done to disrupt the march. "The government is always trying to make us... Read more
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Daily Press
Starsia's exit as U.Va. lacrosse coach likely more nuanced than appearsMaybe Craig Littlepage ruthlessly fired Dom Starsia. Maybe Virginia’s athletic
Starsia's exit as U.Va. lacrosse coach likely more nuanced than appears
Daily Press / Posted 2 hours ago
Maybe Craig Littlepage ruthlessly fired Dom Starsia. Maybe Virginia’s athletic director simply found a second losing season in four years unacceptable and told his men’s lacrosse coach that regime change was non-negotiable. But I doubt it.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Protesters Shot Dead by Policeand seriously injured 29 officers as they attempted to set ablaze DCC and IEBC
Two Protesters Shot Dead by Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
and seriously injured 29 officers as they attempted to set ablaze DCC and IEBC offices as well as AP camp. The officers fired in self defence and fatally injured two people," the statement indicated. Five other protesters were shot and wounded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electoral Protests Turn DeadlyMusyoka and Moses Wetang'ula, and Kanu Secretary-General Nick Salat in his atte
Electoral Protests Turn Deadly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Musyoka and Moses Wetang'ula, and Kanu Secretary-General Nick Salat in his attempt to drive close to IEBC offices on University Way. Mr Odinga had just returned from South Africa. In Kisumu a man died of a head wound during protests led by... Read more
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New York Post
University of Missouri’s paying a price for its lame response to last fall’s racial protestsIf the University of Missouri thought its concessions to Black Lives Matter rad
University of Missouri’s paying a price for its lame response to last fall’s racial protests
New York Post / Posted 4 hours ago
If the University of Missouri thought its concessions to Black Lives Matter radicals would boost its appeal to students, it looks like it made a big mistake. Six months after the radicals garnered national attention with fiery protests against... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 4 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Zags' Regular Season Ends on Walk-off LossEnds on Walk-off Loss Gonzaga Athletics SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--The Gonzaga Uni
Zags' Regular Season Ends on Walk-off Loss
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 hours ago
Ends on Walk-off Loss Gonzaga Athletics SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--The Gonzaga University baseball team saw a tough end to the 2016 regular season Monday, falling 6-5 to Santa Barbara on a walk-off wild... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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First Coast News
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
First Coast News / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in CanadaEarlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near
Grizzly-polar bear hybrid believed killed in Canada
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Didji Ishalook took aim and fired at a bear on a hill near his home in the Canadian Arctic. When the 25-year-old approached the fallen bear, he noticed it looked odd. "It looks like a polar bear but...it's got brown paws and big... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Rick Villarreal set to end run at UNTRick Villarreal stepped down as the athletic director at the University of Nort
Rick Villarreal set to end run at UNT
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
Rick Villarreal stepped down as the athletic director at the University of North Texas on Monday, ending his 15-year tenure at the school. Villarreal will stay in his role until June 20, when he will officially leave the school he led through a time... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Brazil interim gov't under fire in wake of leaked recordingdecide whether to bring him back once he is cleared of wrongdoing. Some of Tem
Brazil interim gov't under fire in wake of leaked recording
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 hours ago
decide whether to bring him back once he is cleared of wrongdoing. Some of Temer's allies were quick to say Juca should be fired only 12 days after being sworn in. "With all this, it is not good that he stays on," said lawmaker Pauderney Avelino,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Polsky gives $35 million to expand University of Chicago entrepreneurship centerdonation by Chicago energy magnate Michael Polsky will expand the Polsky Center
Polsky gives $35 million to expand University of Chicago entrepreneurship center
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 hours ago
donation by Chicago energy magnate Michael Polsky will expand the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Chicago and create what the university hopes will be a “one-stop shop” for startups in Chicago. With his... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Sexual violence task team tackles alleged Rhodes rape cultureA sexual violence task team has been formed at Rhodes University to try and dis
Sexual violence task team tackles alleged Rhodes rape culture
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
A sexual violence task team has been formed at Rhodes University to try and dismantle the alleged rape culture that exists on campus. The inclusive task team and several subcommittees was formed on the heels of angry student protests that brought... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Firing threats to WCU prof allegedly began 2 years agoA William Carey University student said a 2014 meeting she allegedly had with P
Firing threats to WCU prof allegedly began 2 years ago
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 hours ago
A William Carey University student said a 2014 meeting she allegedly had with President Tommy King leads her to believe the administration was ready to fire popular religion professor Daniel Browning two years ago. Browning was fired this month... Read more
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Raw Story
Sam DuBose’s family receives $5 million settlement over shooting deathThe 13 children of a black man killed by a University of Cincinnati police offi
Sam DuBose’s family receives $5 million settlement over shooting death
Raw Story / Posted 9 hours ago
The 13 children of a black man killed by a University of Cincinnati police officer during a traffic stop will each receive about $218,000 plus free college tuition under a roughly $5 million settlement, local media reported on Monday. Ohio probate... Read more
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The Washington Times
5 Things to Know in Florida for May 24CHASE Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Chief Chris Butler said at a news conferen
5 Things to Know in Florida for May 24
The Washington Times / Posted 9 hours ago
CHASE Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Chief Chris Butler said at a news conference on Monday that Officer T.L. Landreville fired several shots after 22-year-old Vernell Bing refused to obey commands to stay in the car. Butler says Bing was shot... Read more
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Business Insider
The 13 children of man killed by college police in Ohio are each getting $218,000 in a settlementThe 13 children of a black man killed by a University of Cincinnati police offi
The 13 children of man killed by college police in Ohio are each getting $218,000 in a settlement
Business Insider / Posted 9 hours ago
The 13 children of a black man killed by a University of Cincinnati police officer during a traffic stop will each receive about $218,000 plus free college tuition under a roughly $5 million settlement, local media reported on Monday. Ohio probate... Read more
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KECI Missoula
MSU takes case against Silver Bow 4-H advisory council to federal courtThe fight continues between the Silver Bow County 4-H advisory council and its
MSU takes case against Silver Bow 4-H advisory council to federal court
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 hours ago
The fight continues between the Silver Bow County 4-H advisory council and its governing body, Montana State University. The case was removed from Butte district court and filed in federal court Friday, which leaves some confusion for who is in... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Names released in Flagstaff officer-involved shooting that left suspect deadthose involved in a gun battle between police officers and a man that left the
Names released in Flagstaff officer-involved shooting that left suspect dead
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 10 hours ago
those involved in a gun battle between police officers and a man that left the suspect dead near the Northern Arizona University campus on Monday. Just before 8 a.m., a caller told police the man was carrying what looked like a BB gun at the... Read more
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The Washington Times
RICHARD RAHN: Regulations will ruin the economyincreased by a factor of five,” according to a study released on May 21 by Susa
RICHARD RAHN: Regulations will ruin the economy
The Washington Times / Posted 10 hours ago
increased by a factor of five,” according to a study released on May 21 by Susan Dudley, director of the George Washington University Regulatory Studies Department, and Melinda Warren, director of the Weidenbaum Center Forum at Washington... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix Magazine founder Bill Phalen diesoperationally," he said. Phalen grew up in Evanston, Illinois, and earned a ba
Phoenix Magazine founder Bill Phalen dies
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 hours ago
operationally," he said. Phalen grew up in Evanston, Illinois, and earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Southern Mississippi, where he is in the Mass Communication and Journalism Hall of Fame. He also earned a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Woman murdered on her way to work in TremeNEW ORLEANS -- Police rushed to the Treme neighborhood around nine Monday morni
Woman murdered on her way to work in Treme
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 10 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS -- Police rushed to the Treme neighborhood around nine Monday morning, responding to reports of shots fired near the intersection of North Robertson and Governor Nicholls streets. That’s where they said a woman was found lying in the... Read more
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Philly.com
Doc charged with dispensing pills to Pagan patients calls feds 'bullies'Troyer said Monday in the opening of O'Brien's trial. But O'Brien's sex life i
Doc charged with dispensing pills to Pagan patients calls feds 'bullies'
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Troyer said Monday in the opening of O'Brien's trial. But O'Brien's sex life is the least of his problems. The La Salle University graduate is accused of running a multimillion-dollar pill mill with the help of the Pagan's Motorcycle Club,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
50 years later, debate remains over who killed UT shooter Charles WhitmanOn August 1, 1966, former Marine sniper Charles Whitman appeared at the top of
50 years later, debate remains over who killed UT shooter Charles Whitman
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
On August 1, 1966, former Marine sniper Charles Whitman appeared at the top of the University of Texas tower with an arsenal of weapons and a food supply. From the observation deck, the 25-year-old architectural engineering opened fire. He killed 17... Read more
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The Hill
Norwegian flight attendants in US should get US wages and benefitsThroughout my time as a student at American University, I have become deeply pa
Norwegian flight attendants in US should get US wages and benefits
The Hill / Posted 11 hours ago
Throughout my time as a student at American University, I have become deeply passionate about human rights, as well as the 15,000 nuclear weapons in the world today that put every person at risk. It is unacceptable that the United States continues to... Read more
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Philly.com
The mass shootings that America forgottime. "I panicked and I just started screaming, 'my baby got shot, my baby got
The mass shootings that America forgot
Philly.com / Posted 12 hours ago
time. "I panicked and I just started screaming, 'my baby got shot, my baby got shot.'" "It looks like they just randomly fired down the street and hit anyone in their way," said Philadelphia Police Lt. John Walker said at the time. OK, I wasn't... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : Deputies arrested a woman who had a bag of marijuana hidden in her cleavage.theft by conversion. ▲ Clint Eason Tootle, 30, Old Carriage Trail - wanted per
Police Report, : Deputies arrested a woman who had a bag of marijuana hidden in her cleavage.
Statesboro Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
theft by conversion. ▲ Clint Eason Tootle, 30, Old Carriage Trail - wanted person (Bryan County). ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Melissa Dawn Woodruff, 41, White Magnolia Circle, Savannah - possession of a schedule II controlled... Read more
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examiner.com
Progress in Downtown Phoenix: Exciting arts, hotel and restaurant sceneArt Museum, Arizona Science Center, Chase Field, Talking Stick Resort Arena (fo
Progress in Downtown Phoenix: Exciting arts, hotel and restaurant scene
examiner.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Art Museum, Arizona Science Center, Chase Field, Talking Stick Resort Arena (formerly US Airways Center), Arizona State University and more. It’s cheap. A one-way pass on the light rail costs $2 or an all-day pass is $4, which can be purchased... Read more
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USA Today
Amid heightened scrutiny, it's 'a precarious time' for U.S. police chiefsNorth Charleston, S.C., and other communities following controversial — often d
Amid heightened scrutiny, it's 'a precarious time' for U.S. police chiefs
USA Today / Posted 13 hours ago
North Charleston, S.C., and other communities following controversial — often deadly — police actions. David Harris, a University of Pittsburgh law professor, said the public attention now trained on police actions has intensified public... Read more
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