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Dennis Hastert Pleads Not Guilty At Chicago Arraignment

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

The former House speaker was indicted by a federal grand jury over charges that he lied to the FBI about paying hush money over his "past misconduct."

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Bird Flu Forces 4-H Fair To Get Creative

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Bird flu has killed million of chickens in the Midwest. Real chickens are banned from a 4-H fair in Indiana. Instead, judges will give blue ribbons to toy chickens bearing photos of contestants.

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This Past May Was Wettest Month On Record, Says NOAA

Monday, June 08, 2015

On average, the contiguous United States received 4.36 inches of rain in May. That's 1.45 inches above average and the most since record-keeping began 121 years ago.

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Former North Charleston, S.C., Police Officer Indicted On Murder Charges

Monday, June 08, 2015

Video showed Michael Slager shooting 50-year-old Walter Scott in the back. Slager had told investigators that he followed protocol.

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Parole Board Recommends Oscar Pistorius Be Released In August

Monday, June 08, 2015

The state is appealing Pistorius' acquittal on murder charges, but it appears that the Olympic athlete will be out of custody when that appeal comes before the justice system.

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Kalief Browder, Jailed For Years Without Trial, Kills Himself

Monday, June 08, 2015

Browder was arrested for allegedly stealing a backpack. His family couldn't pay bail so he stayed in jail, reportedly enduring beatings and solitary confinement before his case was dismissed in 2013.

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Day 2 Of G-7 Meeting Focuses On Climate Change, Terrorism

Monday, June 08, 2015

The first day was dominated by talks on Russia, which was left out of the meeting for the second straight year. President Obama declared that the U.S. was "inseparable" from its European allies.

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Friends Of Boston Bomber Sentenced For 'Impeding Investigation'

Friday, June 05, 2015

Azamat Tazhayakov was convicted of conspiracy and obstruction of justice for helping get rid of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's backpack. Robel Phillipos was convicted of lying to the FBI.

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Sister Of Alleged Sex Abuse Victim Says Hastert Indictment Is Vindication

Friday, June 05, 2015

Jolene Burdge told ABC News that former House Speaker Dennis Hastert sexually abused her brother, Steve Reinboldt, when Hastert was a high school wrestling coach.

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India Orders Nestlé To Stop Selling Some Noodle Soup Products

Friday, June 05, 2015

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

Friday, June 05, 2015

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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Amid Bribery Scandal, FIFA President Sepp Blatter Will Resign

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Just days after he won an election to a fifth term, Blatter said the interests of FIFA are "very dear to me and this is why I have taken this decision."

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Boston Marathon Bomber's Friend Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Dias Kadyrbayev went to college with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. He pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice for getting rid of a computer and fireworks in Tsarnaev's room.

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Reports: Sepp Blatter's Top Lieutenant Involved In $10 Million Payment

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

The payment was allegedly part of a bribe to help South Africa secure the right to host the World Cup. The revelation brings the bribery scandal closer to FIFA's longtime president.

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Cruise Ship Capsizes In China, Leaving Hundreds Unaccounted For

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

The captain told local media the vessel sank after getting caught in a cyclone in China's Yangtze River. Few of the 458 on board are thought to have survived the incident.

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Head Of TSA Reassigned After Tests Reveal Security Failures

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

According to ABC News, covert tests found that Transportation Security Administration agents at airports failed to detect prohibited items 95 percent of the time.

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Parts Of Patriot Act Expire, Even As Senate Moves On Bill Limiting Surveillance

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Unable to overcome parliamentary maneuvers by Sen. Rand Paul, the Senate adjourned and let three provisions of the Patriot Act expire at midnight.

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All Eyes On Senate As Patriot Act Provisions Set To Expire

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Three key provisions of the act sunset on June 1. The Senate has scheduled a rare Sunday session to try to pass a House measure that modifies some of the provisions.

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Muhammadu Buhari Becomes Nigeria's President

Friday, May 29, 2015

Buhari has become the first opposition figure to be inaugurated since Nigeria won its independence in 1960.

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Despite Corruption Scandal, Blatter Wins Fifth Term As FIFA Chief

Friday, May 29, 2015

Switzerland's Sepp Blatter has been FIFA's chief since 1998. His lone challenger withdrew his name from the race after the first round of voting.

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