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  1. Obama to Raise Overtime Pay for Nearly 5 Million WorkersTue, 30 Jun 2015 05:02:44 GMT
    The rule change would raise the threshold for people who earn overtime pay from $23,660 to $50,440 by 2016. More...
  2. Vandals Damage Dinosaur TracksTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:42:35 GMT
    Authorities in Utah are trying to catch the vandals who poured plaster into three-toed dinosaur tracks that are 165 million years old. More...
  3. Historic Oregon Stadium Engulfed in FlamesTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:23:01 GMT
    A historic sports stadium in Eugene, Oregon went up in flames Monday evening. More...
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  1. Tragedy and Miracle as Plane Crashes Into Mass. HomeMon, 29 Jun 2015 16:49:43 GMT
    A small Beechcraft BE36 aircraft crashed yesterday into a house in Plainfield, Mass., killing its pilot and two passengers but sparing the family of four inside the house, the Boston Globe reports. FAA officials say the plane had taken off from Pennsylvania's Lancaster Airport and was headed toward Massachusetts' Norwood Memorial Airport, about 20 miles from the crash site. More...
  2. Justices uphold use of drug implicated in botched executionsMon, 29 Jun 2015 15:43:48 GMT
    The Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal injection executions Monday, as two dissenting justices said for the first time that they think it's "highly likely" that the death penalty itself is unconstitutional. More...
  3. Sides Continue to Split in ObamaCare DebateMon, 29 Jun 2015 14:36:26 GMT
    The country has an opportunity to change the subject on healthcare, after the Supreme Court again upheld President Barack Obama's law. There's no shortage of pressing issues, including prescription drug prices, high insurance deductibles and long-term care. More...
  4. Feds defend request for special housing during Burning ManMon, 29 Jun 2015 10:34:33 GMT
    Federal Bureau of Land Management officials are defending their request for special housing accommodations during the annual Burning Man counterculture festival in Nevada, disputing comments by Sen. Harry Reid and others that the plans are unnecessary and extravagant. Burning Man organizers have refused the request, saying amenities such as flush toilets, washers and dryers, showers, air conditioning and refrigerators at the bureau's on-site camp in the Black Rock Desert would cost $1 million and hike its permit fees to about $5 million. More...
  5. Religious liberty is rallying cry after gay marriage rulingMon, 29 Jun 2015 06:28:57 GMT
    Now that same-sex marriage is legal nationwide, religious conservatives are focusing on preserving their right to object. Their concerns are for the thousands of faith-based charities, colleges and hospitals that want to hire, fire, serve and set policy according to their religious beliefs, notably that gay relationships are morally wrong. More...
  6. Kasich plans to announce 2016 presidential bid July 21Mon, 29 Jun 2015 02:23:49 GMT
    Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who's spent the year testing his scrappy political style and pragmatic policy positions around the country, plans to formally enter the 2016 president race July 21. The two-term governor, who leads one of the nation's premier swing states, is expected to formally join the crowded Republican primary field at an announcement set for Ohio State University, according to senior advisers. Kasich, 63, would join a GOP field that already includes more than a dozen high-profile candidates. More...
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  1. Man in wheelchair robbed bank in Queens section of New York; makes getawayTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:37:08 GMT
    It may not have been the fastest getaway, but police are searching for a man in a wheelchair who robbed a bank in New York City. More...
  2. Convicted murderers split up when 1 thought fellow escapee was 'slowing him down'Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:27:03 GMT
    Two convicted killers who staged a complicated prison break together and then spent more than two weeks roaming in thick New York woods finally split up when one man decided his companion was slowing him down, going their separate ways a few days before one was shot and the other captured, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. More...
  3. Fire chief says blaze destroyed historic stadium in Oregon Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:27:49 GMT
    A fire official in Oregon says a spectacular fire has destroyed Eugene's historic Civic Stadium and prompted the temporary evacuation of a nearby two-block area. More...
  4. California Legislature passes strict school vaccine bill Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:00:33 GMT
    California lawmakers on Monday sent the governor a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country in reaction to a recent measles outbreak at Disneyland. More...
  5. Teen accused of killing mother, stepfather in northern Wisconsin pleads insanityTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:12:37 GMT
    A teenager accused of killing her mother and stepfather has pleaded insanity in a northern Wisconsin courtroom. More...
  6. Gumbo spice fights ends with fatal stabbing of former Florida State mascot 'Chief Osceola'Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:11:31 GMT
    Police say a fight over gumbo spices ended with the fatal stabbing of a Florida restaurant worker and former Florida State mascot. More...
  7. Louisiana court clerks get approval for same-sex marriage licenses, reversing earlier stanceMon, 29 Jun 2015 23:12:14 GMT
    Just after two men in New Orleans celebrated what apparently was the first same-sex wedding in the state, clerks of court across Louisiana got the go-ahead Monday to issue same-sex marriage licenses. More...
  8. 5 Subtle But Effective Digital Marketing StrategiesMon, 29 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT
    While 'content is king' most is creating noise and assaulting our senses. Here is a few tips that are influencing less-is-more digital marketing. More...
  9. Judge in central Florida tosses feds' terrorism allegation against imam, chastises governmentMon, 29 Jun 2015 22:30:04 GMT
    A federal judge says prosecutors took snippets of information out of context to create a nonexistent terrorism plot by an Islamic scholar in Florida. More...
  10. Listen to Your Gut But Check Your Assumptions and the DataMon, 29 Jun 2015 22:30:00 GMT
    Intuition that has been reality checked is a good basis for strategy. More...