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  1. Taking Responsibility for Drone Killings- President Obama and the Fog of WarRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    When President Barack Obama apologized on April 23 to the families of Warren Weinstein and Giovanni Lo Porto, an American and an Italian, both hostages killed in a drone attack in Pakistan in January, he blamed their tragic deaths on the "fog of war." "This operation was fully consistent with the guidelines under which we conduct counterterrorism efforts in the region," he said, and based on "hundreds of hours of surveillance, we believed that this was an al Qaeda compound; that no civilians were present."

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  2. Nebraska authorities say death row inmate convicted in 1985 cult killings has died in prisonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    A man who had spent three decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Michael Ryan died around 5:45 p.m. Sunday at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institutional in southeast Nebraska, the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services said in a news release Monday.

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  3. Twister kills 10 in Mexico border city; 12 missing in TexasRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the ...

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  4. The Latest on weather: Vehicles line up outside damaged townRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KATV Little Rock

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the ...

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  5. Galapagos Island volcano erupts first time in 33 yearsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the ...

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  6. Fashion's greatest hits, misses on the Cannes red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. With the Memorial Day holiday just around the corner, fallout from the oil spill that left Gulf Coast ...

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  7. Spain leader blames austerity, scandals for election resultRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the ...

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  8. Will Smith's super kid Jaden Smith 'cast as DC Comics teen hero...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... death Cult leader on death row for the 1985 torture and killing of one of his followers and a 5-year-old boy dies in prison Australian rapist kept Dutch backpacker, 21, as sex slave for SIX WEEKS, beat her with a meat tenderiser and carved a cross ...

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  9. Ireland's first gay marriage possible by July, minister saysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSWO

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the ...

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  10. SBCAN to Honor Five Individuals, Organizations During North County Looking Forward Awards DinnerRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    ... are active in their communities - creating art, mentoring at-risk youth, counseling people coming out of jail and prison, advocating on behalf of indigent people, and studying at Hancock or Cuesta colleges. Several PJP actors have gone on to act in ...

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  11. Chavez's revolution crumbles to drug cartelRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Venezuela is afflicted with the world's highest inflation, its second-highest murder rate and crippling shortages of food, medicine and basic consumer goods. Its authoritarian government is holding some 70 political prisoners, including the mayor of Caracas and senior opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, and stands accused by human rights groups of illegal detentions, torture and repression of independent media.

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  12. Navy mom surprises son at high school graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    Pomp and circumstance, proud parents, and motivational speeches, Paul W. Bryant High School's ceremony sounds like any other graduation. But this one was a little different.

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  13. In Ireland's vote, redemption for Oscar WildeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Yes supporters react at Dublin castle, Ireland, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Ireland voted resoundingly to legalize gay marriage in the world's first national vote on the issue.

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  14. Orioles pitcher Brian Matusz suspended 8 games, appealsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC29

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the ...

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  15. Paradise in PerilRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Project Syndicate

    With Amal Clooney, the human-rights lawyer who recently married the actor George Clooney, acting as your advocate, you would think that your case would grab headlines. And yet Mohamed Nasheed - the Maldives' first democratically elected president, who was just sentenced to 13 years imprisonment for unnamed "terrorist offenses" by the military-backed government that overthrew him in 2012 - seems to have fallen off the world's radar.

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  16. Obama heralds first U.S. Memorial Day without ground war in 14 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    President Barack Obama heralded the first U.S. Memorial Day in 14 years without a major ground war in an annual ceremony of remembrance on Monday for fallen American forces. In remarks at Arlington National Cemetery near Washington, Obama paid tribute to U.S. military personnel who served in conflicts such as World War Two as well as the more recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, which he wound down as commander in chief.

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  17. Afghan official says 19 police officers, 7 soldiers killed in ongoing Taliban siegeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... films, on TV and the stage, has died. Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has been sentenced to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter. Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to ...

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  18. Presence of Mercenaries Endangers Security of Camp Liberty ResidentsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NewsBlaze

    Transfer of Intelligence and Qods Force mercenaries to Liberty under pretext of PMOI families by mullahs' regime embassy and the Governmental Committee On Tuesday, 14 April 2015, elements of the Governmental Committee tasked to suppress Ashraf and Liberty, including Colonel Sadeq Mohammed Kadhim and Major Ahmed Khozeir, brought a group of mullahs' regime Intelligence Ministry and terrorist Qods Force agents to the base of the police company tasked to protect Camp Liberty in the camp under the pretext of families of PMOI in Liberty and began reconnaissance of camp's vicinity. A few hours later, they were taken away.

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  19. South Carolina Legislative UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Senate met last week and was able to set the infrastructure funding bill for special order and continued their debate on the 20-week abortion bill. The House adopted revisions to the Uniform Partition of Heir's Property Act and considered clarifications regarding state escheatment and United States Savings Bonds.

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  20. Obama pays tribute to fallen service members at ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... decades on Nebraska's death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, has died in prison, officials said Monday. Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the ...

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