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  1. Fan Dies After Falling From Stands at Atlanta Braves GameSun, 30 Aug 2015 04:51:22 GMT
    The team announced that the unidentified person passed away after falling from the upper deck of Turner Field during a game against the Yankees. More...
  2. Wife of Slain Deputy: 'There Are No Words'Sun, 30 Aug 2015 04:46:17 GMT
    Kathleen Goforth said in a statement that her husband was her best friend, a day after he was gunned down in an apparently unprovoked attack. More...
  3. Hundreds Attend Vigil in Honor of Fallen DeputySun, 30 Aug 2015 03:44:16 GMT
    A large crowd of mourners gathered outside the suburban Houston gas station where Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth was killed. More...
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  1. In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energySat, 29 Aug 2015 18:57:10 GMT
    With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week ... WASHINGTON - With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he carefully calibrates his message in a state heavily dependent on oil. Obama will become the first sitting president to visit the Alaska Arctic when he travels to Kotzebue - population 3,153 - just north of the Arctic Circle at the end of his three-day trip. More...
  2. Clinton relishes role as champion of womenSat, 29 Aug 2015 18:57:09 GMT
    On Thursday, speaking in Ohio, the Democratic front-runner pulled a Donald Trump, using caustic language to describe what she called the "out of touch policies" of her GOP rivals when it comes to women's issues. "Now, extreme views about women, we expect that from some of the terrorist groups, we expect that from people who don't want to live in the modern world, but it's a little hard to take from Republicans who want to be the president of the United States," Clinton said in Cleveland. More...
  3. Cheneys liken Iran nuclear deal to Munich pactSat, 29 Aug 2015 18:57:08 GMT
    Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter, Liz Cheney, are likening President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran to the Munich agreement that paved the way for World War II, saying it makes war "more, not less, likely." And for members of Congress, who face a vote on the agreement next month, the choice before them is whether to facilitate "Tehran's deadly objectives with potentially catastrophic consequences for the United States and our allies." More...
  4. Biden faces hurdles as he weighs late 2016 bidSat, 29 Aug 2015 15:41:09 GMT
    As Vice President Joe Biden continues to contemplate a late entry into the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, he faces obstacles toward arriving at yes -- not least of which is his own emotional state three months after his son's death. After a week of meetings with key Democrats -- including influential Sen. Elizabeth Warren and labor leader Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO -- Biden on Friday didn't appear any closer to making a decision, which advisers still expect is weeks away. More...
  5. Obama: US-Israel ties will improve after Iran deal in placeSat, 29 Aug 2015 11:27:55 GMT
    " President Barack Obama is comparing tensions between the U.S. and Israel over the Iranian nuclear deal to a family feud and says he expects quick improvements in ties between the longtime allies once the accord is implemented. "Like all families, sometimes there are going to be disagreements," Obama said Friday in a webcast with Jewish Americans. More...
  6. Clinton campaign denies 'boxcar' a Holocaust referenceSat, 29 Aug 2015 07:20:57 GMT
    Hillary Clinton's campaign spokesman on Friday denied that a reference the candidate made in regard to Republicans' proposals on immigration was an allusion to the Holocaust. "I find it the height of irony that a party that espouses small government would want to unleash a massive law enforcement effort, including perhaps National Guard and others, to go and literally pull people out of their homes and their workplaces, round them up, put them, I don't know, in buses, boxcars, in order to take them across our border," Clinton said about immigration. More...
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  1. Michigan pawn shop sells Jack Kevorkian's assisted suicide vanSun, 30 Aug 2015 04:23:17 GMT
    A pawn shop owner has sold an old Volkswagen van that was used by assisted suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian. More...
  2. Fan dies after fall from upper deck Turner Field in Atlanta, police saySun, 30 Aug 2015 04:15:31 GMT
    A fan who fell from the upper deck to the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night has died from his injuries, Atlanta police said. More...
  3. Surfer narrowly escapes shark attack off California coastSun, 30 Aug 2015 04:15:04 GMT
    A California surfer narrowly escaped injury on Saturday after a great white shark bit off a chunk of her board off the states central coast. More...
  4. Michigan rally shows support for ex-Marine held by IranSun, 30 Aug 2015 01:38:16 GMT
    Dozens of people at a Michigan rally released balloons Saturday to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to free a former Marine from prison. More...
  5. Gulf Coast marks Hurricane Katrina's fury, celebrates rebirth Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:12:09 GMT
    As the church bells rang marking the decade since Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, the 80-year-old woman wept softly into a tissue as she leaned against her rusting Oldsmobile near a Catholic church in Mississippi. More...
  6. Hammerhead shark sighting prompts lifeguards to close La Jolla beach in CaliforniaSun, 30 Aug 2015 00:16:27 GMT
    A shark that was seen circling kayakers has led lifeguards to close a San Diego County beach. More...
  7. Suspect arrested, charged in killing of Texas county sheriff's deputy Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:18 GMT
    Authorities have charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder, after they say he ambushed a Texas county sheriffs deputy at a suburban Houston gas station in an attack motivated by "absolute madness." More...
  8. Sales of unearthed Atari games total more than $100,000 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:40:49 GMT
    A cache of Atari game cartridges dug up in a New Mexico landfill last year has generated more than $100,000 in sales over the last several months. More...
  9. Police: Mom shot multiple times answering front door while home with kids was likely targetedSat, 29 Aug 2015 23:32:32 GMT
    Authorities say a Florida mom home with her two children has been shot multiple times after answering her front door. More...
  10. New York woman accused of killing baby, living with its dead body in an apartment for 3 monthsSat, 29 Aug 2015 23:06:54 GMT
    An upstate New York woman has been arrested on a murder charge after police say she killed her infant child and then lived in an apartment with the baby's body for three months. More...