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25 min ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Chambersburg woman, 18, charged in death of 3-month-old girl

CHAMBERSBURG >> An 18-year-old Chambersburg woman was charged with criminal homicide in the death of a three-month old girl she was babysitting.


Related Topix: Chambersburg, PA

4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Shorten gets on front foot over rape claim

Labor leader Bill Shorten speaks to the media after being cleared by the Victorian Police of rape allegations dating back to the 1980s.


8 hrs ago |

Chief defends officers in fatal shooting

The man paces back and forth on a St. Louis street, yelling "Shoot me," as two armed police officers approach him.


Related Topix: Violent Crime

13 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

Time for a different kind of education

That's what should concern us now. When the nightly dance of angry protesters, opportunistic criminals, and inept police clashing over the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown finally ends, what steps should civic-minded people take to address the ongoing abuse of African Americans by the criminal injustice system? Not just in Ferguson, ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Ray Allen, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Government's insane expansion makes us fed up with cupcake...

Government's insane expansion makes us fed up with cupcake cops Government's insane expansion makes us fed up with cupcake cops.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East

Parksville Qualicum News

Throttle Therapy hits the road

So, given that this is my last Throttle Therapy for Black Press, I thought I'd leave you with my own top 10. 10.When contemplating gear, consider holding a belt sander against your body at high speed.


Wall Street Journal

Opinion: The Medical Innovation Threat

An invasive species has been introduced into the U.S. health innovation ecosystem, with a growing danger of permanent damage to the development of specialty drugs.



Why justice different for black men

Police point out a demonstrator who has his arms raised before moving in to arrest him Tuesday, August 19, in Ferguson, Missouri.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO, Jennings, MO

The Macon Telegraph

A sampling of editorials from around New York

One of the big problems government bodies have always had with retaining public information is having enough room to store it.


Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Journalism, Train Disaster

Redlands Daily Facts

Kids more than we bargained for

The U.S. Department of Agriculture just published a new estimate of how much it costs to raise a child today.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Coal Valley News

Gregory's Web

The lunacy of political campaigns would sometimes cause a sane person to crumble.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Nick Rahall, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Jay Rockefeller, Mingo County, WV, US Governors, Earl Ray Tomblin

KTEN-TV Denison

Recent editorials from Texas newspapers

Whatever the outcome of the criminal case against Gov. Rick Perry, the events that led to it are a reflection upon him and how he has chosen to govern.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Travis County, TX, Prison, US News

Badger of Honor

OPINION: For Bucky, Its College Football Playoff Or Bust

Everyone remember when Texas Holdem used to be just another game to waste time away in college basements filled with frat brothers? Watch a tourney sometime and see a man with a 75% shot at taking a big pot in the early rounds.


Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Jackie Chan's son detained in Beijing drug bust

In this Oct. 8, 2007 file photo, Hong Kong actor Jaycee Chan poses for photo upon arrival for "The Drummer" premiere at Hong Kong Convention Exhibition Centre.


Related Topix: Drugs, Jaycee Chan

Mirfield Today

Observations with Richard Beecham: Fixing the nation - or a race to the bottom?

It was during a previous life - one of little responsibility, minimum wage and untidy living arrangements - when I encountered a fiery colleague on his lunch break with plenty to say.


Related Topix: Kids, Family


David Williamson: On the 2,000th anniversary of his death, Emperor...

David Williamson: On the 2,000th anniversary of his death, Emperor Augustus might have some words of advice for autocrats around the world Political Editor David Williamson wonders if Russian leader Vladimir Putin will learn the lessons of a man who amassed great power two millennia ago Scholars fascinated by one of the most compelling figures in ... (more)


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Pope wants China dialogue, freedom for church

Pope Francis says he wants dialogue with China and the only thing he asks in return is for the Catholic Church to be able to operate freely.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia

WATE-TV Knoxville

Pope wants China dialogue, freedom for church

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.


Related Topix: Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, Yosemite National Park, CA

Dallas Morning News

Playing soldier in the suburbs - in Ferguson and Yourtown, U.S.A.

Police officers fired canisters of tear gas on protesters as they tried to flee from West Florissant Road in Ferguson, Mo., on Sunday.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Terrorism

Journal and Courier

Cohen: Israel held to unobtainable standardCohen: Israel held to...

Cohen: Israel held to unobtainable standard Wholly unrealistic idea of Israeli capabilities still haunts the Jewish state.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,