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  1. Farm System: Rooftop Garden Is a Hit at Boston's Fenway ParkMon, 03 Aug 2015 23:01:41 GMT
    The iconic Boston institution has joined the urban gardening trend, going from Green Monster to Green Thumb. More...
  2. Suspect in Killing of Memphis Police Officer CaughtMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:46:58 GMT
    Officer Sean Bolton was shot multiple times while conducting a traffic stop in southeast Memphis at about 9:18 p.m. Friday night, police said. More...
  3. Young Disabled Students Shackled for Misbehaving: LawsuitMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:21:50 GMT
    A sheriff's deputy in Kentucky illegally shackled two disabled children, aged 8 and 9, in school after they misbehaved, a lawsuit filed Monday in federal district court claims. More...
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  1. New paint, water-resistant grease: Navy finds ways to squeeze more life out of attack subsMon, 03 Aug 2015 17:22:11 GMT
    As it tries to get the most out of each of its $2.6 billion attack submarines, the U.S. Navy is finding a lot depends on the right paint job. A new painting process that helps keep marine life from fouling the hulls is among dozens of innovations aimed at reducing the maintenance needs for attack submarines, which are coming out of service faster than they can be replaced. More...
  2. Washington battle rages over Iran deal's fateMon, 03 Aug 2015 14:06:48 GMT
    The sides facing off over the Iran nuclear deal are pulling out all the stops in an epic Capitol Hill battle. Anti-deal advocacy groups flush with cash are flooding congressional offices with calls and emails, running ads in national media and employing other campaign-style tactics to sway skeptical lawmakers before a mid-September vote on the agreement. More...
  3. 2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festMon, 03 Aug 2015 09:57:05 GMT
    Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of narcotics at youth-oriented events. The women, one 18 years old and the other 19, were found unresponsive on Saturday at the HARD Summer music festival in Pomona, about 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. More...
  4. 5 things about Congress' fight over Planned ParenthoodMon, 03 Aug 2015 06:46:02 GMT
    Republicans will likely lose the Aug. 3 Senate showdown over halting fe... . FILE - In this July 21, 2015, file photo, Senate Minority Leader Sen. Harry Reid of Nev., speaks to media after a policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. More...
  5. Investigative photojournalist found murdered in Mexico was 'tortured before being shot dead'Mon, 03 Aug 2015 02:41:11 GMT
    Doctor becomes second American named in African lion-killing investigation: Pittsburgh gynecologist who has posed with dead elephants, hippos, zebras and ostriches 'killed lion in illegal hunt' Donald Trump accuses Obama of 'doing absolutely nothing for the black community' - as he soars over rivals again with latest poll giving him 19% of Republican voters CEO who set his firm's minimum wage to $70K hits hard times: Highly-paid top employees quit in disgust and his business-partner brother sues him over his own 'excessive' $1m salary Is this the most audacious expenses claim ever? Buzz Aldrin reveals how he put in for $33 for his trip to the moon and had to fill in a customs form when he got back My wife volunteered for a one-way mission to Mars: Husband whose other half signed up for Mars One comes to grips with never seeing her again Joe Biden is '90 per cent in' on decision to run ... (more) More...
  6. Explosions shock congregants at 2 New Mexico churchesMon, 03 Aug 2015 00:36:40 GMT
    A pair of small explosions just 20 minutes and a few miles apart shocked congregants at two churches in southern New Mexico. There were no injuries or deaths from the blasts Sunday morning outside Calvary Baptist and Holy Cross Catholic in Las Cruces. More...
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  1. Parents sue officer that placed mentally disabled kids in handcuffs while at schoolMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:57:04 GMT
    Two northern Kentucky women have sued a county sheriff and one of his school resource officers for placing their two disabled elementary school children in handcuffs. More...
  2. Typhoon Soudelor slams into Northern Mariana Islands causing widespread damageMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:51:32 GMT
    A typhoon with sustained winds around 100 mph and gusts up to 120 mph slammed into Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, causing widespread damage. More...
  3. Authorities search rugged California area in ongoing manhunt for man who fired at deputiesMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:48:32 GMT
    Authorities are searching a rugged five-square-mile area about 30 miles east of Bakersfield, California, as part of a six-day manhunt for a man sought in a killing, kidnapping and an attack on deputies. More...
  4. Man charged in disappearance, death of Fort Bragg soldier slated to enter guilty pleaMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:34:11 GMT
    A North Carolina district attorney says the suspect in the disappearance and death of a Fort Bragg soldier will plead guilty to both charges against him. More...
  5. The Latest: News conference canceled over 'development' in Memphis officer killing caseMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:24:00 GMT
    The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in Memphis, Tennessee (all times local): 5:10 p.m. More...
  6. Coroner: Bottle held by Ohio motorist before officer shot him contained fragrance, not boozeMon, 03 Aug 2015 22:13:29 GMT
    A bottle held up by a motorist during a traffic stop before he was fatally shot by a University of Cincinnati police officer apparently contained a fragrance, not alcohol, a coroner said Monday. More...
  7. Ohio man gets 35 years in prison for crashing into bar during police chase, injuring patronsMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:57:25 GMT
    A man convicted of crashing a stolen truck into a crowded Ohio tavern and injuring at least a dozen people has been sentenced to 35 1/2 years in prison. More...
  8. US military tests new interceptor that can shoot down ballistic missiles and airplanesMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:56:19 GMT
    The U.S. military says it has successfully tested an interceptor that can shoot down ballistic missiles as well as airplanes. More...
  9. Judge: Prosecutors don't have to give Durst handwriting comparisons used in California caseMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:32:05 GMT
    A judge in New Orleans says prosecutors don't have to give real estate heir Robert Durst a series of six handwriting comparisons involved in the California murder case against him. More...
  10. A Beginner's Guide to Turning GIFs Into an Awesome Marketing ToolMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:30:00 GMT
    As more digital platforms adopt their use, these moving pictures are becoming one of the most effective ways to communicate and engage with your customers. More...