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  1. FIFA president Sepp Blatter (C) reacts surrounded byRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | The News Journal

    Sepp Blatter's re-election shows cronyism still in charge at FIFA The head of soccer's governing body won a fifth term Friday despite a corruption scandal Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://usat.ly/1HTdmX3 Martin Rogers of USA TODAY Sports discusses how Blatter again beat his competition to win a fifth term despite corruption allegations. FIFA president Sepp Blatter reacts surrounded by delegates after being re-elected during the FIFA Congress in Zurich on Friday.

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  2. Bernie Sanders: 70's 'rape fantasy' essay 'dumb attempt' at satireRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Russia Taday

    Senator Bernie Sanders landed himself in hot water after an old essay of his, in which he described the sexual fantasies of men and the rape fantasies of women, emerged. His campaign spokesman says four decades old work was a satire.

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  3. EPA says first day of oil spill spent 'planning'Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | KNDO

    The pipe, owned by Plains All American Pipeline, spewed ... . FILE - In this May 21, 2015, file photo, a worker removes oil from sand at Refugio State Beach, north of Goleta, Calif.

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  4. Latest on Hastert: Boehner 'shocked' by reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Federal prosecutors have indi... . FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2007, file photo, former House Speaker Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., announces that he will not seek re-election for a 12th term in Yorkville, Ill.

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  5. Hick, Gardner talk energy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Colorado Statesman

    Gov. John Hickenlooper told a crowd of energy industry and civic leaders on Wednesday that he doesn't expect restrictions on hydraulic fracturing and drilling to reach the ballot next year. The former geologist contended that enthusiasm for anti-fracking measures has ebbed since a year ago, when ballot measures were at the center of hotly contested political fights.

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  6. More Read the original story

    45 min ago | KNDO

    Oklahoma cities and counties would no longer be able to ban hydraulic fracturing - a process commonly called fracking - or other oil and gas operations within their boundaries under a bill signed into law on Friday by Gov. Mary Fallin. Pushed hard by the oil and gas industry, but fiercely opposed by municipalities and environmental groups, the bill specifically prohibits cities or towns from banning operations such as drilling, fracking, water disposal, recovery operations or pipeline infrastructure.

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  7. Getting on track with rail serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Just before Congress slunk away for the three-day weekend - which it was, of course, planning to stretch into a week - senators from the Northeast held a news conference to denounce Republicans for underfunding Amtrak passenger rail service. “Amtrak has some infrastructure that is so old it was built and put into service when Jesse James and Butch Cassidy were still alive and robbing trains,” said Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. “In Connecticut we have a bridge that was built when Grover Cleveland was president,” said Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.

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  8. President Obama calls senate to extend Patriot ActRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    President Barack Obama called upon the Senate to extend the Patriot Act on Friday, saying U.S. national security could be at stake. "I don't want us to be in a situation in which, for a certain period of time, those authorities go away and suddenly we're dark," he said.

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  9. Rubio tries to reach out to regular Americans at Reno stopRead the original story

    46 min ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio tried to reach out to regular Americans during a stop at a Reno gated community on Friday. The Florida senator told some 130 GOP activists that polls show the public believes the GOP cares more about the wealthy and the party needs an agenda for struggling Americans if it wants to defeat Hillary Rodham Clinton in 2016.

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  10. Cheery For the Barkley Blue and GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Daily Pundit

    The CEO of a Pakistani company called Axact, which called itself the country's largest software exporter, was arrested yesterday in Karachi. Axact and its CEO, Shoaib Ahmed Shaikh, are accused of running a global network of selling fake diplomas.

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  11. Retired experimental physicist, 92, who found the God Particle...Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Daily Mail

    Couple receives well wishes from Hollywood stars, all living presidents and even the Pope as part of star-studded 70th anniversary present from their granddaughter Brave valedictorian set to reveal he was gay in graduation speech before school blocked him and then OUTED him to his parents shares the uplifting words he had planned to say Silk Road mastermind Russ Ulbricht sentenced to life in jail for creating worldwide criminal enterprise that sold more than $200 million worth of drugs Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders wrote an essay at age 30 while running for governor about a woman who 'fantasizes being raped by 3 men simultaneously' 'It was sex': Law enforcement says Dennis Hastert hush-money scandal is about sexual abuse of a male high school student during his years as a wrestling coach Female accountant, 67, uses her 'Southern charm' to lure 300 investors into a ... (more)

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  12. Ginsburg urges young women to wage inspiring fightsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | KSL-TV

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday advised young women to fight for things they care about, but to do so in a way that inspires others to join their cause. "Young women today have a great advantage, and it is that there are no more closed doors," the 82-year-old justice said in a speech at Harvard University, in Cambridge.

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  13. Texas lawmakers clear bill allowing open carry of handgunsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KSL-TV

    Texas lawmakers on Friday approved carrying handguns openly on the streets of the nation's second most-populous state, sending the bill to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who is expected to sign it and reverse a ban dating to the post-Civil War era. The state known for its wild west, cowboy history and some the nation's most relaxed gun laws, has allowed concealed handguns for 20 years.

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  14. Ap Photos: Aerial views of Texas floodwatersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC29

    Floodwaters submerged Texas highways and threatened more homes Friday after another round of heavy rain added to the damage inflicted by storms. . Flood waters from the Brazos River inundate a residential area, Friday, May 29, 2015, in Granbury, Texas.

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  15. Latest on flooding: Home evacuation in Texas city reducedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC29

    MAGAZINES OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT . Laurence Valls, right, and Sterlen Shaffer unload a truck of supplies in San Marcos, Texas, Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

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  16. Obama warns of fallout without NSA dealRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSBW-TV

    Speaking two days before major provisions of the Patriot Act are set to expire, President Barack Obama on Friday warned that without the data collection and surveillance programs, a terrorist could slip by intelligence agencies. "I don't want us to be in a situation in which, for a certain period of time, those authorities go away, and suddenly we're dark, and heaven forbid we've got a problem where we could have prevented a terrorist attack or apprehended someone who is engaged in dangerous activity but we didn't do so simply because of inaction in the Senate," Obama said at the conclusion of a meeting with Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

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  17. Hastert 'misconduct' involves sexual abuse of at least 2 students, reports sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    John Dennis Hastert , the longest serving Republican Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, paid out millions of dollars to conceal sexual misconduct with at least two Illinois high school students during his teaching days, investigators told news media Friday. Hastert, who served as house speaker between 1999 and 2007, was a teacher and wrestling coach before his political career.

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  18. Authorities: Windsor bicyclist's killing, I-25 shooting are linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    The announcement was made at the Windsor Police Department headquarters during a brief news conference with authorities from Weld and Larimer counties and the FBI. "The type of evidence I will not discuss," he said.

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  19. Pyle: The end of the Culture Wars?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    In Utah, the Legislature has committed to change laws and spend money to rehabilitate criminals and house the homeless. A push to allow the medical use of marijuana has a realistic chance.

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  20. Assembly passes bill allowing state money for private schoolRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KSL-TV

    Nevada Assembly members have approved a sweeping bill that would allow students to use the state funds designated for their public education at a private school. Assembly members voted 25-17 on Friday to pass SB302 after a lengthy floor debate.

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