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Gunman's Motivation Unclear After Shootings At Tennessee Military Sites

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Updated at 11:53 p.m. ET

The motivations of the gunman who opened fire at two military centers in Chattanooga, Tenn., are still unknown, officials said late Thursday. Four Marines died in the morning's attack; three other people were wounded.

The gunman is also dead, though it's unclear how he was ...

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IN PHOTOS: Protests Turn Violent In Greece

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Even before the Greek parliament voted to approve a new bailout deal that includes tough — and controversial — austerity measures, protesters took the streets in Athens.

The demonstrators carried signs and chanted slogans opposing the bailout deal. As the debate heated up in Parliament and the sun set ...

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George H.W. Bush Falls, Breaks Bone In Neck, But Will Be Fine

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Former President George H.W. Bush, 91, fell at his home in Maine on Wednesday breaking a bone in his neck.

The 41st president was hospitalized, but Jim McGrath, a spokesman, said on Twitter that "his condition is stable — he is fine — but he'll be in a neck ...

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After Legal Fight, Gardena, Calif., Police Release Shooting Video

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

After a legal battle between a California police department and several news organizations, a federal judge ordered the public release of a video that shows Gardena, Calif., Police fatally shooting an unarmed man.

The video shows three men being apprehended by police, who mistakenly thought they had stolen a bicycle. ...

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WATCH: Surveillance Video Shows 'El Chapo's' Escape

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

A security camera inside the jail cell of Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was rolling the moment the most powerful drug lord in the world made a run for it.

Well, to be precise, he didn't exactly run: The security video shows Guzmán pacing around his cell for a few moments. ...

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Netanyahu: 'This Deal Gives Iran A Path To A Nuclear Arsenal'

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

"I think this deal gives Iran a path to a nuclear arsenal, and I think it gives them hundreds of billions of dollars right away with which to pursue their aggression and terror against us and against the United States and the world."

Those were the stark terms that Israeli ...

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6 Things You Should Know About The Iran Nuclear Deal

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Iran, the United States and five other world powers have reached a landmark agreement about the future of Iran's nuclear programs.

The agreement that emerged after years of diplomacy and a final, marathon negotiating session by top diplomats over the past three weeks in Vienna is complex and highly ...

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The Latest On Iran Deal: Obama Says Deal Provides New Way Forward

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

The United States and five world powers have reached a historic agreement with Iran over its nuclear program.

As we've reported, the deal puts restrictions on Iran's nuclear program and also sets up an inspections regime that aims to make sure Iran is meeting its obligations. In exchange, the ...

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World Powers Reach Agreement With Iran Over Its Nuclear Program

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

(This post was last updated at 9:18 a.m. ET.)

Years of delicate diplomacy and decades of geopolitical animosity gave way to a historic agreement Tuesday between six world powers and Iran over the country's nuclear program.

After a final, marathon negotiating session that was preceded by a series of deadline ...

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LISTEN: El Chapo's Second Escape, As Told Through Mexican 'Corridos'

Monday, July 13, 2015

Just hours after the news emerged that Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán had escaped from a maximum security prison, the first narcocorrido appeared online.

The artists who write and sing those ballads have been detailing the lifestyle of drug dealers in Mexico for decades. Their art and the ...

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With Another Deadline Looming, Whispers Of Iran Nuclear Deal Emerge

Monday, July 13, 2015

As Iran and world powers faced yet another self-imposed deadline on Monday, whispers of a deal began to leave the negotiating room.

Quoting two unnamed diplomats, The Associated Press reported that the deal, which would limit Iran's nuclear program in exchange for a lifting of sanctions, would be announced ...

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VIDEO: Confederate Flag Is Removed From S.C. Statehouse Grounds

Friday, July 10, 2015

An era came to an end on Friday, as South Carolina State Troopers removed the Confederate battle flag from the State House grounds.

We've covered the news in a separate post. Via NPR member station SCETV, here's video of the moment:

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Marking Historic Moment, South Carolina Removes Confederate Flag

Friday, July 10, 2015

During an emotional ceremony and amid popular cheers, the Confederate battle flag was brought down from a 30-foot flagpole that sits on the grounds of the Statehouse in Columbia, S.C.

The historic ceremony marked the end of an era and was conducted by South Carolina state troopers, who marched in ...

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Greek PM Tries To Sell Bailout Proposal At Home While Creditors Review It Abroad

Friday, July 10, 2015

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was trying to sell a bailout proposal at home on Friday while creditors reviewed the text abroad.

According to The Guardian, Tsipras called a meeting with his ruling coalition in Athens.

"We are confronted with crucial decisions," he said at the meeting. "We got ...

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IN PHOTOS: Nearly A Century After Death, Union Soldier Gets A Proper Burial

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Nearly a century after his death, a Civil War era soldier finally received a proper burial in San Diego on Thursday.

Army Sgt. Charles Schroeter, who fought for the Union and received the Medal of Honor for his valor during the Indian Wars, was buried in an unmarked communal crypt ...

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The Plane Seating Arrangement That's Being Called A 'Nightmare'

Thursday, July 09, 2015

If you judged an invention by early media reviews of its patent, then Zodiac Seats France's "Economy Class Cabin Hexagon" seating pattern is dead on arrival.

Just a few headlines:

"Hey Look the Most Nightmarish Idea for Plane Seating Ever" (Wired)

"'Economy Class Cabin Hexagon' is every flyer's worst ...

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Federal Court Rules Against Redskins In Legal Battle With Native Americans

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

A federal court has ruled against Washington, D.C.'s, professional football team in a legal battle with Native Americans over the team's name.

United States District Judge Gerald Bruce Lee ruled that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office should cancel the team's trademark of the Redskins name because the name ...

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For A 3rd Straight Day, Chinese Markets Plunge

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

It was another turbulent day on the Chinese stock market on Wednesday. For a third day in a row, stocks tumbled as the government tried unsuccessfully to prop up the market.

Reporting from Beijing, NPR's Anthony Kuhn reports that over the past three weeks, the markets have lost some $4 ...

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Greek Prime Minister Tells EU Leaders He Wants A United Europe

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Facing a critical moment in his country's financial crisis, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras took a more measured approach during a speech to the European Parliament on Wednesday.

The BBC reports that Tsipras appealed for a united Europe and said he was confident he could present a proposal that ...

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The Cosby Revelation: How A Decade-Old Deposition Came To Light

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

On Monday, a decade-old deposition became the talk of the nation.

As we reported, in it comedian Bill Cosby admits that he gave sedatives to at least one woman whom he wanted to have sex with.

The deposition was given by Cosby during the discovery phase of a civil ...

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