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How Does Aaron Hernandez's CTE Diagnosis Affect a Potential Lawsuit Against the NFL? - Sports Illustrated

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:02

Sports Illustrated

How Does Aaron Hernandez's CTE Diagnosis Affect a Potential Lawsuit Against the NFL?
Sports Illustrated
The NFL and the Patriots could be forced into revealing damaging information if a lawsuit is filed against them after Hernandez's diagnosis of CTE. Share. Michael McCann. 15 minutes ago. Was Aaron Hernandez a murderer and a victim of suicide because ...
Aaron Hernandez was suffering from advanced form of CTE; family files suit against NFLWashington Post
Aaron Hernandez had 'most severe case' of CTE doctors have seen in player his age; Fiancee sues Patriots and NFLNew York Daily News
Aaron Hernandez Found to Have Severe CTENew York Times
CNN -ABC News -NPR -Bleacher Report
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Ex-Mafia hit man and turncoat 'Sammy the Bull' released from prison - USA TODAY

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:35

USA TODAY

Ex-Mafia hit man and turncoat 'Sammy the Bull' released from prison
USA TODAY
PHOENIX — Former Mafia hit man and turncoat Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano has been released from prison after serving most of a 20-year sentence for overseeing an Arizona Ecstasy ring. Gravano, 72, had been serving concurrent terms issued for ...
Former Mafia hitman 'Sammy the Bull' Gravano released from prison for crimes in ArizonaABC15 Arizona
Salvatore Gravano, aka Sammy the Bull, living fearlessly in ArizonaAZCentral.com
Mafia hitman 'Sammy the Bull' released early from prisonSILive.com
Toronto Sun -AZFamily
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Snow storm in the Sierra Nevada on last day of summer turns deadly - CBS News

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:03

CBS News

Snow storm in the Sierra Nevada on last day of summer turns deadly
CBS News
TRUCKEE, Calif. -- An early season storm turned deadly Thursday as a slick roadway on a highway in California triggered a chain reaction crash involving 16 vehicles and at least one fatality. The California Highway Patrol said the crash happened about ...
Sierra snow on last full day of summer causes fatal crashSFGate
Summer departs with snow, 16-vehicle collision in the SierraSacramento Bee
The Latest: Fatal 16-vehicle crash closes Sierra Nevada roadABC News
Los Angeles Times -NBC Montana -KTLA -KCRA Sacramento
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Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will release the Russia-linked ads to investigators - Business Insider

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:49

Business Insider

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will release the Russia-linked ads to investigators
Business Insider
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday that his company will release the $100,000-worth of ads affiliated with Russia to government investigators. “I care deeply about the democratic process and protecting its integrity," he said during a live ...
Facebook to Turn Over Russian-Linked Ads to CongressNew York Times
Facebook agrees to release Russian-purchased ads, pledges deeper look at 2016 electionPolitico
Facebook to turn over thousands of Russian ads to Congress, reversing decisionWashington Post
CNBC -BBC News -AdAge.com -Recode
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BYU to sell caffeinated sodas on campus for first time since 1950s - fox2now.com

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 13:20

BYU to sell caffeinated sodas on campus for first time since 1950s
fox2now.com
PROVO, Utah — In a surprise announcement on Thursday, Brigham Young University announced it would begin selling caffeinated sodas on campus, according to KSTU. It is a cultural shift for a campus that has been “caffeine-free” since the 1950s.

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DeVos travels the country on her private jet and foots the bill - Politico

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:12

Politico

DeVos travels the country on her private jet and foots the bill
Politico
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos flies on her private jet for official business and pays all her own travel expenses as well as the travel costs of the federal marshals who accompany her, the Education Department confirmed to POLITICO on Thursday.
Betsy DeVos' private plane trips come at 'no expense to taxpayers'Washington Examiner
After health secretary Price faces scrutiny, education secretary DeVos says she pays to fly on her own private planeBusiness Insider
DeVos flies on her own private jet for work-related travelThe Hill (blog)
Education World
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Windermere High School on lockdown after possible threat - Orlando Sentinel

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:02

Orlando Sentinel

Windermere High School on lockdown after possible threat
Orlando Sentinel
Windermere High School was on lockdown Thursday because of a threat, a school district spokeswoman said. “All students and staff are safe,” spokeswoman Lorena Hitchcock said. “…The school is currently on a lockdown — there was a report of a possible ...
Threat prompts lockdown of Windermere High SchoolWESH Orlando
'No threat' at Roosevelt High School, lockdown liftedKOIN.com
Possible threat prompts lockdown at Windermere High SchoolWFTV Orlando

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Cops: High school teacher stole homecoming money, spent $90K+ at Detroit casino - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:36

Detroit Free Press

Cops: High school teacher stole homecoming money, spent $90K+ at Detroit casino
Detroit Free Press
Lydia Johnson was trusted to coordinate student events for Dakota High School, including homecoming and a student-parent trip. Instead, she was stealing thousands of dollars from the students. And she blew it as part of the more than $90,000 she spent ...
Teacher Who Liked to Gamble Accused of Stealing From SchoolU.S. News & World Report
Michigan teacher accused of embezzling more than $30G from school and gambling it awayFox News
Prosecutor: Teacher skims $31K from kids, hits casinoThe Detroit News
WDIV Detroit -ABC15 Arizona -Fox 2 Detroit -Daily Mail
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EPA teaching employees how to avoid leaking information - The Hill

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:23

The Hill

EPA teaching employees how to avoid leaking information
The Hill
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) employees are undergoing mandatory classes as part of a Trump administration effort to stop unauthorized disclosures to the press. “Enemies of the United States are relentless in their pursuit of information which ...
Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has diedABC News
Federal employees ordered to attend anti-leaking classesSFGate
Federal employees must now attend anti-leaking classesAOL
Common Dreams
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For the first time, the Marine Corps expects to have a female infantry officer among its ranks - Washington Post

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:15

Washington Post

For the first time, the Marine Corps expects to have a female infantry officer among its ranks
Washington Post
The Marine Corps expects to soon have a female infantry officer, a historic first, following her anticipated graduation Monday from the service's grueling Infantry Officer Course, said three military officials with knowledge of the training. The ...

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Girl fatally shoots herself digging for candy in grandma's purse - New York Post

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:46

New York Post

Girl fatally shoots herself digging for candy in grandma's purse
New York Post
A four-year-old Florida girl accidentally killed herself when she reached into her grandma's purse for some candy — and grabbed a loaded gun instead, a report said. Yanelly Zoller mistakenly shot herself in the chest on Sept. 14, and will be laid to ...
4-year-old shoots, kills self while reaching into grandmother's purse for candyWSB Atlanta
4-Year-Old Girl Fatally Shoots Herself While Grabbing Candy in Grandma's PurseTIME
4-year-old girl dies after shooting herself while grabbing candy in grandma's pursemyfox8.com
wtvr.com -Palm Beach Post -International Business Times -WTSP 10 News
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Trump vs. Manafort? The White House sounds ready to go to war. - Washington Post

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:33

Washington Post

Trump vs. Manafort? The White House sounds ready to go to war.
Washington Post
Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III is clearly building a case against Paul Manafort, President Trump's former top campaign aide. The inescapable conclusion from that is that he is hoping Manafort will cut a deal — that he'll “flip” on Trump and ...
What's locked in Trump's safe? Mueller may easily find out nowThe Hill
5 things for September 21: Maria, health care, Mexico quake, Robert Mueller, EquifaxCNN
Trump will fire Robert Mueller eventually. What will happen next?Los Angeles Times
USA TODAY -New York Magazine -Sacramento Bee -CBS News
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Maxine Waters: I can 'guarantee' Trump colluding with Russia to 'undermine' US - Washington Examiner

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:22

Washington Examiner

Maxine Waters: I can 'guarantee' Trump colluding with Russia to 'undermine' US
Washington Examiner
Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., said Thursday she can "guarantee" President Trump is secretly and illegally working with Russia. "How many of you in your organizations have said 'Impeach 45? ... Well, they don't have what it takes, they don't have the ...
Maxine Waters: I 'guarantee' Trump is colluding with RussiaThe Hill (blog)
Maxine Waters 'Guarantees' That Trump Colluded With Russia [VIDEO]The Daily Caller
Maxine Waters Just Called Ben Carson an 'Educated Fool'Townhall
Washington Free Beacon
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Married Arkansas Teacher Allegedly Had Sex With 4 Students In Her Apartment - International Business Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:26

International Business Times

Married Arkansas Teacher Allegedly Had Sex With 4 Students In Her Apartment
International Business Times
A former art teacher, Jessie Lorene Goline, 25, who taught at a northeast Arkansas high school, Marked Tree High School, was arrested Wednesday as she allegedly had sexual relationships with four of her students, reports said. Three of those students ...

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Family of autistic teen mistakenly tackled by police ask for better training - wreg.com

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 08:27

wreg.com

Family of autistic teen mistakenly tackled by police ask for better training
wreg.com
PHOENIX, Ariz. — The parents of a teen mistakenly tackled by an Arizona police officer is asking for more training when it comes to interacting with those in the autistic community. Danielle Leible told CBS News the family has sent a letter to the ...
Theme park ride used for rescue team trainingWBAL Baltimore
Officer cleared after detaining, injuring teen with autismWILX-TV
New Details About This Disturbing Body Cam Video Of An Arizona Cop Injuring An Autistic Teen Because He Thought ...YourTango

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North Korea owes NYC $156k in unpaid parking tickets - RT

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 05:01

RT

North Korea owes NYC $156k in unpaid parking tickets
RT
As the saber-rattling between the US and North Korea continues to escalate, a damning report has found that the 'rogue state' owes the City of New York over $150,000 in unpaid parking tickets. “It is false. Whenever we have a ticket, we pay. Because ...
North Korea Is Threatening War With The US, And It Won't Pay Its NYC Parking TicketsYahoo News UK

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Parents Furious After 5-Year-Old Suspended From Kindergarten For Making 'Terroristic Threat' - International Business Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 04:41

International Business Times

Parents Furious After 5-Year-Old Suspended From Kindergarten For Making 'Terroristic Threat'
International Business Times
A family in Modesto, California, is fighting for revocation of a suspension order against a 5-year-old kindergartner by his elementary school's administrators after he refused to take off his backpack in class claiming there was a bomb in it, reports ...
Modesto 5-year-old suspended for making 'terroristic threats'KCRA Sacramento
5-year-old suspended for making 'terroristic threats' against schoolNew York Post
California school suspends boy for "terroristic" threatSFGate
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