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Mission of mercy for migrants

CNN World - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:53
Categories: International News

Get a smuggler's discount

CNN World - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:53
Smugglers lure Arab and African migrants by offering discounts to get onto overcrowded ships if people bring more potential passengers, a CNN investigation has revealed.
Categories: International News

Briton gets life for killing U.S. soldier in Iraq

CNN World - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:48
A UK court sentenced a London taxi driver to life in prison Friday for the 2007 murder of a U.S. soldier in Iraq.
Categories: International News

New species: Cartwheeling spiders, electric slugs

CNN World - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:40
From a mossy forest in the Philippines to the sand slopes of Morocco, this past year has seen some staggering biological discoveries. Among the 18,000 new species named during the past year, an international committee of taxonomists selected their top 10 favorites for SUNY's College of Environmental Science and Forestry's annual list. Previous years have recognized such luminaries as the Pancake Batfish and the Dragon Tree. This year's top 10 was no less surreal. Click through to see pictures.
Categories: International News

Friday Links

Business News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:38
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I'll only invest in startups with female founders

Business News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:31
No women, no deal.

First round of Clinton emails released

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:30
The State Department released Friday its first round of emails from Hillary Clinton's time as Secretary of State, offering a new look at her handling of the attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.
Categories: National News

Amazon offering one-hour food delivery

Business News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:30
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Ireland holds historic vote on same-sex marriage

CNN World - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:29
Irish voters went to the polls on whether to change the country's constitution to allow same-sex marriage.
Categories: International News

Same-sex marriage in the U.S.

CNN World - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:23
Categories: International News

Explainer: Ireland's world-first popular vote on gay marriage

CNN World - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:21
Ireland is due to hold the world's first popular vote to decide whether gay and lesbian couples should be allowed to marry. The most recent opinion poll in The Irish Times indicated that 58% will vote in favor with 25% against, 17% were undecided or would not vote. Leaving aside the latter, this would suggest that 70% will vote Yes.
Categories: International News

Yellen: Fed can't risk 'overheating the economy'

Business News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:12
The Federal Reserve won't wait too long to raise rates.

Univision acquires African-American news site The Root

Business News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:58
Univision, the premier media company for Latinos in the U.S., has acquired the African-American oriented news and culture website The Root.

Suspect in D.C. murders charged

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:53
Feds tailed Daron Dylon Wint from Washington to New York and back before he was arrested nabbed.
Categories: National News

Canine flu outbreak: How can I keep my dog safe?

Health - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:48
Categories: Health

Popular beach affected by spill

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:27
CNN's Paul Vercammen shows what the oil spill clean-up process looks like firsthand as workers try to restore a popular beach near Santa Barbara, California.
Categories: National News

Would-be carjacker held at gunpoint until cops arrive

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:24
An Atlanta man stops a potential carjacker by holding him at gunpoint until police arrive and arrest the suspect. A witness captured it all on camera. CNN affiliate WSB reports.
Categories: National News
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