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Pakistan Officials: Most Arrested In Malala Yousafzai Attack 'Secretly Acquitted'

Fri, 2015-06-05 05:28

Authorities announced in April that 10 men had been convicted in the attack on the youth activist. Now they say all but two were actually "secretly acquitted" and set free.

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India Orders Nestlé To Stop Selling Some Noodle Soup Products

Fri, 2015-06-05 05:18

India's Food Safety and Standards Authority said that the soups were "unsafe and hazardous for human consumption." Nestlé said the products had not been tested properly.

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Economy Beats Expectations, Adding 280K New Jobs In May

Fri, 2015-06-05 04:38

The Labor Department says the jobless rate increased to 5.5 percent as more Americans who had been sitting on the sidelines begin looking for work.

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Q&A: Ohio Gov. John Kasich. He Does It His Way

Fri, 2015-06-05 04:32

No Republican has won the White House without winning Ohio. That's one reason Ohio Gov. John Kasich is the latest GOP candidate to give serious consideration to a White House bid.

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China Says U.S. Allegations That It Was Behind Cyberattack Are 'Irresponsible'

Fri, 2015-06-05 02:59

On Thursday, the U.S. revealed that the records of 4 million federal employees may have been compromised. China says these attacks are hard to track, so the U.S. should not jump to conclusions.

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The Dangers Of Political 'Foot-In-Mouth' Syndrome

Fri, 2015-06-05 02:03

With this many candidates running for the White House, gaffes are inevitable. This week, Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee and Rand Paul have all fallen victim.

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Former Baltimore Mayor: City Must Confront The 'Rot Beneath The Glitter'

Thu, 2015-06-04 23:44

With Baltimore struggling with a surge in violence and the aftermath of Freddie Gray's death, former mayor Kurt Schmoke says that the roots of the city's problems run deep.

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The Pentagon Wants These Robots To Save The Day

Thu, 2015-06-04 23:37

A competition in California is trying to ready robots for disaster response. But the bots have a ways to go.

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South Korea's MERS Crisis Exposes Public Distrust Of Leaders

Thu, 2015-06-04 23:35

In a fast-changing health crisis, South Korea's government is holding back key data amid calls for more openness. That's only adding to growing doubt that leaders can handle the situation.

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Broke And Barred From Bankruptcy, Puerto Rico Seeks Outside Cash

Thu, 2015-06-04 23:32

It's been called the "Greece of the Caribbean." Puerto Rico is more than $72 billion in debt. But because it's not a state, it can't use bankruptcy protection to help it restructure its debt.

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University of North Carolina Charged With Five 'Level 1' Violations By NCAA

Thu, 2015-06-04 16:33

The NCAA has been looking into the case for several years, after allegations of widespread grade inflation for student athletes at the school.

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Massive Data Breach Puts 4 Million Federal Employees' Records At Risk

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:22

The Office of Personnel Management says it's notifying current and former employees whose personally identifiable information may have been compromised.

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Viral Superspreader? How One Man Triggered A Deadly MERS Outbreak

Thu, 2015-06-04 15:03

In the past week, cases of the Middle East respiratory syndrome have more than tripled in South Korea. Researchers now have a clue to why the outbreak has grown so large, so quickly.

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Trader Joe's Ex-President Opens Store With Aging Food And Cheap Meals

Thu, 2015-06-04 14:25

Would you buy groceries with a shorter shelf life if they were sold at a steep discount? Doug Rauch will test the idea at a new grocery store stocked with food donated by wholesalers and markets.

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NYPD's Union Rift Confronted By A Wider Shift In Leadership Style

Thu, 2015-06-04 14:01

The force's union faces a serious upcoming election challenge. Opponents of incumbent President Patrick Lynch say it's time for a new dialogue with city leaders and the public.

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Lightning Hope Lesson Was Learned In Opening Game Loss To Blackhawks

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:51

Chicago took advantage of late-game lapses to win in game one. Tampa Bay knows it has to keep the pressure on to bounce back in game two of the Stanley Cup finals.

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Warriors Run Away From Cavaliers In Overtime To Take Game 1 Of NBA Finals

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:07

Golden State's 108-100 victory came despite 44 points from Cleveland's LeBron James. Kyrie Irving added 23 for the Cavaliers but limped off the court with two minutes left in the game.

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EPA Finds No Widespread Drinking Water Pollution From Fracking

Thu, 2015-06-04 12:32

The report says there are few incidents of tainted water given the number of wells. Energy companies agree. Environmentalists accuse the industry of undue influence over the study.

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In A First For Online Media, Gawker Writers Join Union

Thu, 2015-06-04 11:53

One of the site's writers says organizing the workers is a sign the digital media are growing up. The CEO says he's pleased with vote.

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Bergdahl Hearing Postponed Until September

Thu, 2015-06-04 11:48

The hearing that will decide whether the U.S. Army sergeant accused of desertion will face a court martial has been pushed back from July to September.

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