Archives for June 2015

Another Historically Black Church in South Carolina Burns – NBCNews.com


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Another Historically Black Church in South Carolina Burns
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Yet another black church in the South went up in flames Tuesday night, this time historic Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal in Williamsburg County, South Carolina — 20 years after it was burned to the ground by Ku Klux Klan members. The Clarendon …
African-American church in South Carolina catches fire: newspaperReuters
South Carolina: Church BurnsNew York Times
Federal Officials On Scene After South Carolina Church Catches FireABC News
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President and first lady joke, banter with White House intruders – USA TODAY


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President and first lady joke, banter with White House intruders
USA TODAY
The president and first lady decided to practice a new kind of security tactic when they ran into about 50 intruders on the White House South Lawn Tuesday night. They joined them. About 50 Girl Scouts were making themselves at home on the White House …
Obama to Girl Scouts: 'What are you guys doing in my yard?'Washington Post (blog)
Girl Scouts Campout on White House LawnNBCNews.com
Girl Scouts Camp Out on the White House LawnABC News
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A Breakthrough at New York Ballet Company – Wall Street Journal


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A Breakthrough at New York Ballet Company
Wall Street Journal
NEW YORK—Misty Copeland was named principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre on Tuesday, making her one of the few women of color to rise to the top in classical ballet in the U.S.. Ballet Theatre's artistic director Kevin McKenzie announced her …
Misty Copeland named first black female principal at ABTWashington Post
Misty Copeland Is Promoted to Principal Dancer at American Ballet TheaterNew York Times
Misty Copeland leaps past racial barrier in US balletReuters
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Euro slips after Greece misses IMF repayment deadline – Reuters


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Euro slips after Greece misses IMF repayment deadline
Reuters
SYDNEY/TOKYO The euro slipped in Asia on Wednesday with Greece's fate still hanging in the balance after it became the first advanced economy to ever be in arrears to the International Monetary Fund. The common currency eased 0.2 percent to $1.1128 …
Greece misses IMF payment as crisis deepensABC Online
Greece's bailout expires, country defaults on IMF paymentThe Hindu
Greece, Missing IMF Payment, Is Called Effectively in DefaultNew York Times
Reuters Blogs (blog) -The Australian -Livemint
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Germany’s World Cup downfall was stunning penalty miss vs. USA – USA TODAY


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Germany's World Cup downfall was stunning penalty miss vs. USA
USA TODAY
MONTREAL — Whether it was genius or gamesmanship, or a little of both, Hope Solo changed the Women's World Cup semifinal on Tuesday night, by simply doing nothing at all. Except wait. Solo didn't touch the ball during the pivotal play of the United …
US Upsets Germany in Women's World CupWall Street Journal
America, Meet Soccer Star Carli Lloyd, Your Newest Sports HeroTIME
US Women End World Cup Run For 'Imprecise' GermansESPN
Washington Post -NBCSports.com -The Guardian
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Blumenthal gave diplomatic advice to Hillary Clinton as early as 2009, emails … – Fox News


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Blumenthal gave diplomatic advice to Hillary Clinton as early as 2009, emails
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Controversial aide Sidney Blumenthal was sending then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton advice on sensitive diplomatic matters much earlier than previously known, even as the White House was blocking him from becoming a part of her staff, according to …
New Trove of Hillary Clinton's Emails Highlights Workaday Tasks at the State New York Times
A glimpse at Hillary Clinton's e-mails, from celebrities to politiciansWashington Post
Hillary Clinton Emails: Nearly 2000 Messages Released by State DepartmentABC News
Boston Herald -TheBlaze.com -MSNBC
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Prison boss, 11 others put on leave after NY escapes: official – CTV News


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Prison boss, 11 others put on leave after NY escapes: official
CTV News
ALBANY, N.Y. — The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed on leave along with his security chief and 10 other staff members amid an internal investigation into how the inmates pulled it off, a state official said Tuesday.
Debris from failed relationships litters New York prison escapeLos Angeles Times
Grisly photo of slain prison escapee surfacesNew York Post
'Shawshank' escapee practiced fleeing New York prisonStuff.co.nz
Daily Mail -Concord Monitor
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First Draft | Jeb Bush’s Wealth Soared When He Left Governor’s Office, Tax … – New York Times


New York Times
First Draft | Jeb Bush's Wealth Soared When He Left Governor's Office, Tax
New York Times
After he left office as governor of Florida, Jeb Bush's net worth grew to at least $19 million from $1.3 million, a significant leap in wealth that reflects the power of his connections and the breadth of his entrepreneurial pursuits. Mr. Bush and his
Jeb Bush is no Mitt Romney, according to his tax returnsWashington Post
Bush releases trove of personal tax returns, made $7.36 million in 2013Fox News
Bush releases tax recordsSky News Australia
Reuters -ABC News -TIME
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US, Cuba Reach Agreement to Establish Full Diplomatic Relations – Wall Street Journal


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US, Cuba Reach Agreement to Establish Full Diplomatic Relations
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—The U.S. and Cuba have reached an agreement to restore diplomatic relations and reopen embassies in each other's capitals, a senior administration official said Tuesday, the biggest step yet toward ending a half century of enmity between …
US, Cuba Reach Deal to Reopen EmbassiesNDTV
U.S., Cuba agree to open embassies, restore diplomatic relationsThe Seattle Times
US and Cuba reach deal to open embassiesSky News Australia
Reuters -New York Times -Washington Post
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First Draft | Chris Christie Carries Announcement Vibe to New Hampshire – New York Times


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First Draft | Chris Christie Carries Announcement Vibe to New Hampshire
New York Times
Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey spoke at his first campaign stop, in Sandown, N.H. His opening remarks appeared to be the framework of an eventual stump speech.Credit Ian Thomas Jansen-Lonnquist for The New York Times. SANDOWN, N.H. – Gov.
A bridge too far: Did Chris Christie miss his chance to be president?ABC Online
Prez hopeful Christie jabs unions, PaulBoston Herald
Chris Christie launches presidential runSky News Australia
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