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  1. Yiannopoulos' 'Free Speech Week' at UC Berkeley CanceledSat, 23 Sep 2017 21:39:00 GMT
    UC Berkeley said Saturday a conservative student group cancelled the so-called 'Free Speech Week' they organized with right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos. More...
  2. Companies Look to Bridge U.S. 'Middle Skills' GapSat, 23 Sep 2017 23:16:56 GMT
    Companies like Toyota, Boeing, General Motors and Dow Chemical are all starting or expanding specialized job training programs to bridge the gap in technical skills for "middle skills jobs" which don't require a 4-year college degree but do require additional training. More...
  3. The Rise and Fall of Anthony Weiner: Will He Get Jail Time?Sun, 24 Sep 2017 10:41:41 GMT
    Anthony Weiner, the ambitious New York congressman who online sexual indiscretions turned him into a national punchline, faces jail for sexting a teenager. More...
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  1. Cassie Sainsbury Colombian mafia said they'd murder familySun, 24 Sep 2017 11:32:09 GMT
    Stunning Meghan Markle attends her first official engagement with Harry at Invictus Games - and the distracted Prince can't keep his eyes off of her as he sits next to Melania It's spreading! Stevie Wonder kneels 'for America' at Central Park gig in defiance of the President - while Bruce Maxwell becomes first big league baseball player to take a knee during national anthem Third earthquake in Mexico this month leaves 5 dead - including a man killed by bees and two women who died of heart attacks as volcano near capital spews ash into sky Ditch empty perfume bottles and shoe boxes in your 20s, remove cheap bed linen in your 30s and declutter cutlery in your 40s: The things in your home you need to THROW OUT according to your age 'This guy that we put in charge has tried to divide us once again': LeBron explains why he called Trump 'a bum' and says he HAD to speak out when President ... (more) More...
  2. Note to Texas, Florida: Insurance fights over Sandy rage onSat, 23 Sep 2017 18:05:55 GMT
    The destructive floodwaters of Superstorm Sandy receded quickly, but some storm victims are still neck-deep in a battle over insurance payouts. And many victims of this year's storms in Texas, Florida and elsewhere should brace themselves for a similar fight, lawyers involved in Sandy insurance battles say. More...
  3. Trade panel says low-cost solar imports hurt US companiesSat, 23 Sep 2017 13:33:36 GMT
    Low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to American manufacturers, a U.S. trade commission ruled Friday, raising the possibility of the Trump administration imposing tariffs that could double the price of solar panels from abroad. The 4-0 vote by the International Trade Commission sets up a two-month review period in which the panel must recommend a remedy to President Donald Trump, with a final decision on tariffs expected in January. More...
  4. Trump assures voters Strange is a stronger Senate candidateSat, 23 Sep 2017 09:17:11 GMT
    President Donald Trump tried to convince Alabama conservatives Friday that the establishment choice in a Republican runoff for Senate shares their revulsion of Washington politics, declaring Sen. Luther Strange is a "swamp" fighter without close ties to GOP leaders. Before thousands of cheering fans in Huntsville, Alabama, Trump acknowledged that he was putting his political neck on the line for Strange, who was appointed in February to temporarily fill the seat that opened up when Jeff Sessions became attorney general. More...
  5. US federal government notifies 21 states of election hackingSat, 23 Sep 2017 05:06:38 GMT
    The US federal government has told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year's presidential election. http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/article36160664.ece/9b5dc/AUTOCROP/h342/PANews%20BT_P-44a007d6-c7b4-47ac-b020-439685f80152_I1.jpg The US federal government has told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year's presidential election. More...
  6. Head of House panel seeks tax relief for hurricane victimsSat, 23 Sep 2017 00:48:27 GMT
    The head of the House's tax-writing committee is putting forward legislation to give temporary tax relief to victims of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. The bill proposed Friday by Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, would ease requirements for deducting individual property losses and allow people to draw on their retirement funds without penalty. More...
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  1. 7 hurt when man drives into crowd outside N. Carolina clubSun, 24 Sep 2017 15:35:28 GMT
    A man is facing charges after authorities say he drove into a crowd outside a North Carolina nightclub. More...
  2. AP Was There: Paratroops with bayonets escort Little Rock 9Sun, 24 Sep 2017 15:21:05 GMT
    EDITOR'S NOTE: On Sept. 25, 1957, two days after a large, white mob turned violent outside Little Rock Central High School, nine black teenagers returned with federal troops. More...
  3. Segregation lingers in US schools 60 years after Little RockSun, 24 Sep 2017 15:17:28 GMT
    The image of a group of black teenagers known as the "Little Rock Nine" who were escorted by federal troops past an angry white mob into Arkansas' Central High School 60 years ago this week marked a watershed moment in the civil rights movement. More...
  4. Documents show mom feared son would be killed by his fatherSun, 24 Sep 2017 15:00:55 GMT
    Court documents show the mother of a 6-year-old who authorities say was shot and killed by his father in an apparent murder-suicide in Massachusetts had feared years ago that it would happen. More...
  5. Murdered model was scalped, drained of blood, autopsy showsSun, 24 Sep 2017 14:10:00 GMT
    An autopsy shows that a model who Los Angeles cops say was tortured and killed by her boyfriend was scalped, had portions of her face torn off and had been drained of all her blood. More...
  6. Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expectedSun, 24 Sep 2017 12:50:33 GMT
    President Donald Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on travel to the United States as his ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries expires Sunday, 90 days after it went into effect. More...
  7. Abandoned boat tied to jailed man in Key WestSun, 24 Sep 2017 12:41:00 GMT
    An abandoned "ghost boat" that washed ashore near Melbourne Beach was last registered in the name of a man who is jailed in Key West for attempted murder, kidnapping, and a variety of other charges. More...
  8. Army looks for new ways to address misbehaving generalsSun, 24 Sep 2017 12:01:19 GMT
    The Army is putting together a series of new mental health, counseling and career management programs to shape stronger, more ethical leaders. More...
  9. Details are important, Maryland professor learns the card waySun, 24 Sep 2017 09:30:00 GMT
    Reb Beatty, an assistant community college professor in Maryland, allows his class to use a 3X5 notecard cheat sheet during tests. But he recently overlooked a key detail. More...
  10. Right-wing firebrand vows to hold rally at UC BerkeleySun, 24 Sep 2017 07:07:12 GMT
    Free Speech Week is officially canceled, but the controversy surrounding the campus event will likely not end as right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos vows to appear at an unsanctioned rally at the University of California, Berkeley on Sunday. More...