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May 25, 2017

6 things to watch in the Montana special election

A race for an open House seat in Montana took a jaw-dropping twist when a reporter alleged that Republican candidate Greg Gianforte “body slammed” him and […]
May 25, 2017

Guardian reporter: I never touched Gianforte

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May 25, 2017

Montana newspapers pull support after alleged assault

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May 25, 2017

Cillizza: Greg Gianforte just made a massive error on the final night of the Montana special election

On the eve of Montana’s special House election, Republican nominee Greg Gianforte got into a physical altercation with a reporter from The Guardian newspaper — an […]
May 25, 2017

GOP candidate allegedly 'body slams' reporter on election eve

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May 25, 2017

The audio: I'm sick and tired of you guys

The Republican candidate for Montana’s congressional seat slammed a Guardian reporter to the floor, according to sources familiar with the situation. {$excerpt:n} Source: cnn-us
May 25, 2017

Montana's special election: The singer vs. the millionaire

Rob Quist, a 69-year-old singer songwriter-turned-Democratic congressional candidate, recently delivered his stump speech on a trailer stage in a backyard in rural Ravalli County to a […]
May 24, 2017

Landslide buries California's scenic highway in Big Sur

Tons of dirt and stones are blocking the coastal scenic highway in California’s Big Sur region. {$excerpt:n} Source: cnn-us
May 24, 2017

Are we prepared for a major hurricane?

If you weren’t directly impacted by Hurricanes Katrina, Wilma or Andrew, the haunting images of the days that followed those powerful storms may seem like a distant […]
May 24, 2017

See Pacific Coast Highway covered in dirt and stones

A portion of the Pacific Coast Highway was buried in dirt and stones by a massive landslide, the California Department of Transportation said. {$excerpt:n} […]
May 24, 2017

Fox News removes false story on Seth Rich's murder — six days after it was debunked

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May 23, 2017

Slain Maryland student honored on his graduation day

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May 22, 2017

Texas lawmakers pass controversial bathroom, adoption bills

The Texas House of Representatives on Sunday approved a limited “bathroom bill” that would require public high school students to use restrooms that match the gender […]
May 22, 2017

Md. campus stabbing evaluated as possible hate crime

The FBI is helping to evaluate whether the fatal stabbing by a white student of a black student visiting the University of Maryland will be prosecuted […]
May 18, 2017

The exploits of bug hunters

TO HELP shield their products from ransomware like the recent worldwide WannaCry attack, most big software-makers pay “bug bounties” to those who report vulnerabilities in their […]
May 18, 2017

The exploits of bug hunters

TO HELP shield their products from ransomware like the recent worldwide WannaCry attack, most big software-makers pay “bug bounties” to those who report vulnerabilities in their […]
May 18, 2017

A way to make water potable using carbon dioxide

THE world’s thirst for clean drinking water is vast and growing. It is also unslaked, particularly in poor countries. The World Health Organisation estimates that more […]
May 18, 2017

A way to make water potable using carbon dioxide

THE world’s thirst for clean drinking water is vast and growing. It is also unslaked, particularly in poor countries. The World Health Organisation estimates that more […]
May 18, 2017

WannaCry should make people treat cyber-crime seriously

IN 1933 Britain’s parliament was considering the Banditry bill—the government’s response to a crime wave. The problem was that criminals were using a newfangled invention, the […]
May 18, 2017

How the eggshell got its spots

Unscrambled eggs COLLECTING wild birds’ eggs is a hobby, once popular, that is frowned on today. In some countries, it is illegal. That, though, makes past […]
May 17, 2017

Cheap illumination’s benefits in remote areas may be limited

But will it help him learn? FOR sunny places not connected to the electricity grid, the falling price of solar panels and LED lighting promises a […]
May 17, 2017

Cheap illumination’s benefits in remote areas may be limited

But will it help him learn? FOR sunny places not connected to the electricity grid, the falling price of solar panels and LED lighting promises a […]
May 17, 2017

Bananas, nooses on campus spark protests, demands

It’s mid-May, and the talk around American University should be of graduation, internships and students’ plans for the summer. Instead, it’s about nooses and bananas. […]
May 16, 2017

What it's like to be the target of racist incidents on campus

Taylor Dumpson was elated. On May 1, she became student government president at American University — the first African-American woman ever to hold the job. […]
May 15, 2017

Concerns grow over racist incidents on campus

Concerns are growing after a string of racist incidents at universities across the country, including one targeting the student government president at American University. CNN’s Sara […]
May 9, 2017

SoftBank Said to Near Closing Technology Fund With $95 Billion

SoftBank Said to Near Closing Technology Fund With $95 Billion SoftBank Group Corp. is close to announcing commitments of as much as $95 billion for its […]
May 6, 2017

Mississippi River cresting in flood-hit Illinois, southern Missouri

Nearly 10 million people across the Midwest were under a flood warning Saturday as several spots along the Mississippi River were expected to reach near-record crests […]
May 6, 2017

Hernandez's note to fiancee: 'I told you what was coming'

In a note to his fiancee that was found in his prison cell after he hanged himself, Aaron Hernandez had one final message: “I told you […]
May 6, 2017

Ex-cop is charged and a community weeps: 'Rest In Peace, Jordan'

Grieving friends and family will turn out Saturday for the funeral of Jordan Edwards, the unarmed 15-year-old boy shot dead last week by a police officer […]
May 6, 2017

Teen's killing by police fuels town's grief

On the first day back to school since 15-year-old Jordan Edwards was killed by a police officer, more than 100 of his football teammates prayed and […]