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  1. O.J. Simpson granted October release from Nevada prisonThu, 20 Jul 2017 19:21:27 -0400
    CARSON CITY, Nev. (Reuters) - O.J. Simpson was granted parole on Thursday and will be released from a Nevada prison in October, following an emotional hearing that centered on the botched armed robbery of his own mementos at a Las Vegas hotel that landed him behind bars for nine years. More...
  2. One in eight people who voted for Trump having second thoughts - Reuters/Ipsos pollThu, 20 Jul 2017 08:27:59 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - About one in eight people who voted for President Donald Trump said they are not sure they would do so again after witnessing Trump's tumultuous first six months in office, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll of 2016 voters. More...
  3. Warriors to require 30-year commitment for season ticketsThu, 20 Jul 2017 23:05:28 -0400
    (The Sports Xchange) - The Golden State Warriors are bringing the personal seat license to the NBA, and the fans interested in purchasing them will be asked for a 30-year commitment. More...
  4. Evacuation order may be lifted Friday as California wildfire slowsFri, 21 Jul 2017 05:21:10 -0400
    (Reuters) - Some residents of a historic gold-mining town in central California may be able to go home on Friday as a wildfire nearby slowed its progress after destroying dozens of houses over the past several days, the local sheriff said. More...
  5. Burundi teenage robotics team goes missing after U.S. contest: policeThu, 20 Jul 2017 17:02:50 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Six teenagers from a Burundi robotics team have been reported missing after an international competition in Washington and two of them were seen entering Canada, police said on Thursday. More...
  6. Television amps up, movies simmer down at Comic-ConThu, 20 Jul 2017 18:54:30 -0400
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - From the dragons of Westeros and the "Walking Dead" zombies to the deadly humanoid robots of "Westworld," the golden age of television is dominating the limelight at San Diego's annual Comic-Con. More...
  7. Judge refuses to remove block on Trump sanctuary city orderThu, 20 Jul 2017 21:02:18 -0400
    (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday refused to revisit a court order that blocks President Donald Trump's administration from carrying out a policy designed to threaten the granting of federal funds to so-called sanctuary cities. More...
  8. Chipotle shares fall on Norovirus, rodent incidentsThu, 20 Jul 2017 18:09:13 -0400
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc shares fell to a four-year low on Thursday after testing confirmed Norovirus in a customer who ate at one of the chain's Virginia restaurants and a video of rodents crawling on the floor of a Dallas shop went viral. More...
  9. Delta proceeds with New York's LaGuardia $4 billion project without GoldmanThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:48:20 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Transportation officials on Thursday approved a revised $4 billion plan from Delta Air Lines to renovate its terminal at New York's LaGuardia Airport after Goldman, Sachs & Co , a financial partner in the project, exited the deal. More...
  10. Australian woman 'didn't have to die': Minneapolis police chiefThu, 20 Jul 2017 21:20:13 -0400
    MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - The Minneapolis police chief said on Thursday the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman by a junior police officer violated department training and procedures, and that the victim "didn't have to die." More...
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  1. Home Invasions on The Rise. Is Your Family Safe?Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:18:39 EST
    All across America, home invasion is on the rise. The slump in the economy brought a rise in burglaries. More...
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  1. To Shrink The Mosquito Population, Scientists Are Releasing 20 Million Of ThemFri, 21 Jul 2017 05:25:00 -0400
    Scientists plan to release millions of sterile, male bacteria-infected mosquitoes in California, to breed with wild females. They're hoping for a "steep decline" in the species that carries Zika. More...
  2. With Parole, A New Round Of O.J. Obsession BeginsFri, 21 Jul 2017 05:00:02 -0400
    The athlete, celebrity and murder suspect was the focus of an intensely covered trial, and two recent TV series that set him at the center of America's diciest topics: race, wealth, justice and fame. More...
  3. Trump's Recently Disclosed Putin Conversation Is 'Nixon All Over Again' Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:00:02 -0400
    Two interpreters who served a number of U.S. presidents, say a secrecy-obsessed Richard Nixon was the only president to routinely dispense with interpreters. More...
  4. When A Somali-American Woman Was Attacked, Support Came From An Unlikely SourceFri, 21 Jul 2017 04:30:00 -0400
    Asma Jama was struck in the face with a glass mug after speaking Swahili in a restaurant in Minnesota. After the trial ended and the attacker pleaded guilty, the attacker's sister reached out to Jama. More...
  5. Costume Jewelry Designer Kenneth Jay Lane Dies At 85Fri, 21 Jul 2017 03:32:00 -0400
    Lane designed costume jewelry for Hollywood stars, Jackie Kennedy Onassis and viewers of TV's shopping channel QVC. Many women wore his fakes, or "faque," as he pronounced it, with their real gems. More...
  6. Trump's Private Clubs In Florida Are Seeking Visas For Foreign WorkersThu, 20 Jul 2017 18:23:00 -0400
    President Trump is marking "Made in America" week to promote American labor. At the same time, his two Florida clubs are seeking visas to bring in foreign workers for low-wage jobs. More...
  7. Exxon Mobil Sues After Treasury Fines It $2 Million For Alleged Sanctions ViolationsThu, 20 Jul 2017 18:07:00 -0400
    The U.S. Treasury is accusing Exxon Mobil of violating sanctions on Russia in a series of deals in May 2014. "What were they thinking?" wonders one of the architects of the sanctions. More...
  8. With So Many Obamacare Repeal Options In Play, Confusion ReignsThu, 20 Jul 2017 18:00:00 -0400
    Congress has been trying to repeal and/or replace the Affordable Care Act for years. Now it's down to the wire, but there are multiple proposals on the Senate's table, and more could be on the way. More...
  9. The Navy Gets Its First Female SEAL CandidateThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:46:00 -0400
    Along with the SEAL officer candidate, another woman is up for an elite job as a special boat operator, some 18 months after the Pentagon opened front-line combat jobs to women. More...
  10. O.J. Simpson Granted Parole From Prison By Nevada BoardThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:43:12 -0400
    NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Josh Peter, a reporter for USA Today, about O.J. Simpson being granted parole from prison on Thursday after he served nearly nine years for armed robbery and other charges. More...