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BlackRock Becomes a Symbol for Anticapitalist Fervor in France

7 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Suspicions that the Wall Street giant sought to influence President Macron's overhaul of the nation's pension system have made the company a target of protesters.
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President Trump goes on clemency spree, and the list is long

17 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   8 articles

By ZEKE MILLER, JILL COLVIN and MICHAEL TARM WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has gone on a clemency blitz, commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod...
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Supercomputer to scan ‘entire sky' for signs of aliens

Supercomputer to scan ‘entire sky' for signs of aliens

21 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Scientists are ramping up their efforts in the search for signs of alien life. Experts at the SETI Institute, an organization dedicated to tracking extraterrestrial...
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2 Men Charged With Robbing Driver In Blaine Burger King Parking Lot

2 Men Charged With Robbing Driver In Blaine Burger King Parking Lot

23 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Two men have been charged with allegedly robbing a driver in the parking lot of a Burger King restaurant in Blaine. A criminal complaint filed in Anoka County...
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Owen Bieber, Auto Workers' President During Period of Decline, Dies at 90

33 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Faced with automation and competition from foreign car companies, he was forced to make concessions in an effort to preserve jobs.
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Boy Scouts seek bankruptcy, urge victims to step forward

35 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By DAVID CRARY The Boy Scouts of America urged victims to come forward Tuesday as the historic, 110-year-old organization filed for bankruptcy protection in the first step...
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Imprisoned for leaking secrets, woman seeks Trump clemency

45 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A former government contractor serving time in federal prison for leaking a classified document to a news organization is making an appeal for early release to...
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Drop the Corruption, Keep the Authoritarianism

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

What is the ultimate goal of Vladimir Putin's announced plans to shake up the organization of Russia's governance? Here's one theory.
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My Father in Syria Needed Pills

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

It took two weeks for them to get to him. By then it was too late.
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Trump expected to commute former Gov. Blagojevich sentence

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   6 articles

CHICAGO - President Donald Trump is expected to commute the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who was convicted of political corruption just...
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President Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich sentence

President Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich sentence

President Donald Trump is commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Read more ...

In Surprise Pardon, Trump Clears NFL Figure

In Surprise Pardon, Trump Clears NFL Figure

President Trump has pardoned Edward DeBartolo Jr., the former San Francisco 49ers owner convicted in a gambling fraud scandal. DeBartolo, who built the San Francisco 49ers'... Read more ...

Trump commutes sentence of Rod Blagojevich

Trump commutes sentence of Rod Blagojevich

President Donald Trump said he had commuted the prison sentence of Rod Blagojevich, the former Illinois governor jailed on corruption charges. “Yes, we have commuted the... Read more ...

Autopsy results to be released for Faye Swetlik, 6-year-old found dead in...

Autopsy results to be released for Faye Swetlik, 6-year-old found dead in South Carolina

The coroner will release autopsy results Tuesday for Faye Swetlik, the 6-year-old girl found dead Thursday in Cayce, South Carolina, after vanishing from her front yard. Read more ...

Doctor will see patients for just $35 - with or without insurance

Doctor will see patients for just $35 - with or without insurance

This Pittsburgh doctor refuses to take insurance and instead just charges $35 for a primary care visit. Read more ...

Watch the top trailers for movies coming out this weekend

Watch the top trailers for movies coming out this weekend

A film based on a classic book, a horror sequel and a movie-length feature of a popular television show are included in the lineup of movies hitting theaters this weekend. Read more ...

Boy Scouts file for bankruptcy amid sex-abuse lawsuits

Boy Scouts file for bankruptcy amid sex-abuse lawsuits

Scores of lawyers are seeking settlements on behalf of several thousand men who say they were molested as scouts by scoutmasters or other leaders. Read more ...

Ryan Newman updates: NASCAR driver remains hospitalized after Daytona 500 crash

Ryan Newman updates: NASCAR driver remains hospitalized after Daytona 500 crash

Injuries Ryan Newman sustained during a crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500 were considered serious but "not life-threatening." Here are the latest updates on the NASCAR... Read more ...

Saints' Drew Brees puts off retirement in free agency-altering decision

Saints' Drew Brees puts off retirement in free agency-altering decision

Saints quarterback Drew Brees will be back for at least one more year. After 18 seasons in the league, Brees will return for the 2020 season, Brees announced on Instagram. The... Read more ...

6-year-old girl attacked by a mountain lion saved by adult who punched it in...

6-year-old girl attacked by a mountain lion saved by adult who punched it in the ribs

An adult hiking in the group with the girl punched the animal, which was believed to be about 160 pounds. Read more ...