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Krishnadev Calamur

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Afghan Court Commutes Death Sentences In Mob Killing Of Woman

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Four men were sentenced to death in May for their roles in the attack that killed a 28-year-old woman who was falsely accused of burning the Quran.

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Why We Shouldn't Be Surprised By Greece's Impasse With Europe

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was elected on the promise of renegotiating the regimen of austerity imposed on Greece by its creditors. And Europe warned him it expected Greece to repay its debts.

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U.S. Seeks Extradition Of 7 FIFA Officials From Switzerland

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Swiss prosecutors said the requests were delivered Wednesday evening. The FIFA officials were arrested in May in Zurich in a corruption investigation of soccer's governing body.

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Police Issue 'All Clear' At Washington Navy Yard

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Report of shots being fired at the site of a 2013 mass shooting brought a swarm of law enforcement personnel, emergency vehicles and reporters to the scene.

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The 2 Goals That Gave The U.S. The Win Over Germany

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

There were a number of hero narratives around Tuesday night's takedown, which gives the U.S. a place in the Women's World Cup final in Vancouver on Sunday.

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It's Official: You Can Now Take Photos During White House Tours

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The lifting of the decades-old ban was announced on Instagram by Michelle Obama. The White House urged people to share their experience using the hashtag #WhiteHouseTour. Selfie sticks aren't allowed.

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Toyota's Top Female Executive Resigns After Arrest

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Julie Hamp was accused of importing the prescription painkiller oxycodone in violation of the country's narcotics laws. She was arrested June 18 but has not been charged.

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Greek Leader Reiterates Call For 'No' Vote In Referendum

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras insisted a rejection of creditors' proposals for a bailout did not mean Greece would leave the eurozone. Greece officially missed a loan payment to the IMF.

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Pope In U.S. Visit Will Meet With Poor, President, Politicians

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Vatican announced that Pope Francis will visit Cuba and the U.S. Sept. 19-28. He will become the first pope to address Congress.

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With Seconds To Spare, 70-Year-Old Woman Finishes 100-Mile Endurance Race

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Runners have a 30-hour cutoff in which to finish the Western States Endurance Run. Rob Krar won the race in 14:48:59, but the loudest cheers were reserved for Gunhild Swanson who clocked 29:59:54.

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Wisdom Of The Crowds? Online Effort Seeks To Raise Funds For Greece

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

A crowd-funding effort to get the $1.8 billion Greece needs to make a loan payment to the International Monetary Fund has so far raised $124,569. Donors get gifts ranging from salads to gift baskets.

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Dozens Dead In Indonesia Air Force Plane Crash

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Shortly after takeoff Tuesday, the C-130 Hercules transport plane crashed into a residential area in Medan, the country's third-largest city.

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Greece Seeks New Bailout From Eurozone, Misses Loan Payment

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Greek government, as expected, didn't make the payment that was due Tuesday. It's asking its international creditors to provide more cash, while easing up on austerity demands.

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In Some States, Defiance Over Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Monday, June 29, 2015

The court ruled last week that states cannot keep same-sex couples from marrying and must recognize their unions. The ruling was welcomed by many, but there was criticism, too.

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Supreme Court Says Use Of Lethal Injection Drug Is Legal

Monday, June 29, 2015

Lawyers for Oklahoma death row inmates argued midazolam does not reliably induce a comalike sleep, violating the Constitution's ban on cruel and unusual punishment.

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Taiwan Water Park Fire Claims First Victim

Monday, June 29, 2015

A woman who suffered burns to 90 percent of her body has died. Investigators are looking at what caused powder sprayed from the stage during a performance to catch fire. Nearly 500 people were burned.

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Captured Convict David Sweat In Critical Condition

Monday, June 29, 2015

Sweat and his accomplice, Richard Matt, both convicted murderers, escaped June 6 from a prison in New York. Matt was shot and killed Friday. Sweat was captured Sunday.

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European Leaders Warn Greeks On 'No' Vote In Referendum

Monday, June 29, 2015

They say a rejection of bailout terms would mean leaving the eurozone. The Greek government has urged its citizens to vote "no." The country is one day away from failing to make an IMF loan payment.

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Roberts: 'Celebrate Today's Decision ... But Do Not Celebrate The Constitution'

Friday, June 26, 2015

The chief justice said the court was ordering every state to recognize gay marriage. "[F]or those who believe in a government of laws ... the majority's approach is deeply disheartening," he said.

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Patrick Macnee, Star Of Cult TV Show 'The Avengers,' Dies At 93

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The U.K.-born actor appeared on stage and in films, but it was his role as John Steed in the 1960s show that made him famous around the world. Macnee died of natural causes in California.

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