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Gov.: Duo's plan went awry when the...

Gov.: Duo's plan went awry when they popped out of manhole

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38 dead in military plane crash

38 dead in military plane crash

At least five people have been killed after a military transport plane crashed in an Indonesian city shortly after takeoff, authorities said Tuesday.
Not all states agree to ruling

Not all states agree to ruling

Photos | Justices: War over gay rights not over | Will same-sex marriage make U.S. healthier?
Jailed blogger's mom: 'Sorry'

Jailed blogger's mom: 'Sorry'

The mother of detained teen blogger Amos Yee has written a heartfelt apology letter to her son, as he faces years in "reformative training" after being jailed for a Youtube video where he criticized Singapore's founding politician.
Another convicted killer escapes

Another convicted killer escapes

Another convicted murderer escaped from prison, with the help of a correctional officer with whom he was having sex, authorities say. This time the drama unfolded in North Carolina.
Arrests made in beach attack

Arrests made in beach attack

Video shows attack horror | ISIS threat | Survivor lay in victim's blood | Officials: N.J. man had ISIS plan

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Obama proposal would make 5 million...

Obama proposal would make 5 million more Americans eligible for overtime

MONITORING TERROR FBI setting up ...

MONITORING TERROR FBI setting up command posts over July 4 weekend

INDONESIA PLANE CRASH 20 dead afte...

INDONESIA PLANE CRASH 20 dead after C-130 goes down in residential area

LEFT ON THE STREET Purple Heart vet...

LEFT ON THE STREET Purple Heart vet denied bus ride over service dog

DONALD HITS BACK Trump calls NBC '...

DONALD HITS BACK Trump calls NBC 'foolish' after network cuts ties

Escaped killers were trying to get ...

Escaped killers were trying to get to Mexico, had split up while on lam - 'Life can go back to normal': Residents, authorities glad to see weeks-long NY manhunt come to a close - VIDEO: DA 'frustrated' by limited ability to punish David Sweat - VIDEO: NY

MSNBC

Squabbling, Hesitation and Luck in ...

Squabbling, Hesitation and Luck in Manhunt for Prison Escapees

Indonesia military transport plane ...

Indonesia military transport plane crashes in Medan; 37 dead

Obama: A Hard Day's Work Deserves a...

Obama: A Hard Day's Work Deserves a Fair Day's Pay

'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes...

'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state

Jeb Bush, in South Carolina, calls ...

Jeb Bush, in South Carolina, calls Confederate flag ?racist?

Two dead in Japan bullet train fire

Two dead in Japan bullet train fire

Washington Post

Citing ?misconduct,? accounting jou...

Citing ?misconduct,? accounting journal retracts 25 articles by once-renowned scholar

One of the nation?s premier academic journals of accounting has retracted 25 articles co-authored by a once-renowned professor who specialized in corporate ethics but was later accused of ?fabricating? data.Read full article >>
Washington Post boosts Web site sec...

Washington Post boosts Web site security

The Washington Post will begin encrypting parts of its Web site Tuesday, making it more difficult for hackers, government agencies and others to track the reading habits of people who visit the site.The added security will immediately apply to The Post?s homepage as well as stories on the site?s national security page and the technology policy blog The Switch. The encryption will roll out to the rest of the site over the coming months.Read full article >>
Obama plans to extend overtime to m...

Obama plans to extend overtime to more salaried workers

President Obama said Monday that he wants to require overtime pay for salaried workers who make up to $50,400 a year, a proposal that the White House estimates will cover nearly 5 million workers.The changes would go into effect in 2016 and would replace current overtime regulations, which require overtime pay for salaried workers making less than $23,660 a year. ?Right now too many Americans are working long days for less pay than they deserve,? Obama wrote in a Huffington Post op-ed announcing the proposal. ?That?s partly because we?ve failed to update overtime regulations for years.?Read full article >>
Same-sex marriages go forward in so...

Same-sex marriages go forward in south despite leaders? reluctance

County clerks in Southern states that had struck a defiant tone on same-sex marriage began issuing marriage licenses to gay couples Monday, with state leaders pledging to protect the religious liberties of county workers who oppose such unions.Read full article >>
Puerto Rico urges U.S. to help save...

Puerto Rico urges U.S. to help save it from default

Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro García Padilla on Monday portrayed his territory?s economic condition as even more dire than previously revealed and in a televised address appealed to Washington to make unprecedented, ?concrete? changes in bankruptcy rules to help rescue the island?s finances.Read full article >>
Editorial: The only prudent way for...

Editorial: The only prudent way forward for Greece

GREEK PRIME Minister Alexis Tsipras chose an academic expert on game theory as finance minister, so it?s fitting that his left-wing government has now decided to play games with the fate of Europe and the global economy. Alas, it?s no theoretical exercise.Read full article >>

Reuters

EU in last-ditch bid to Greece, urg...

EU in last-ditch bid to Greece, urges 'yes' vote to bailout

ATHENS (Reuters) - The head of the European Commission made a last-minute offer to try to persuade Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to accept a bailout deal he has rejected before a referendum on Sunday which EU partners say will be a choice of whether to stay in the euro.
Few signs of market panic as Greece...

Few signs of market panic as Greece nears default

LONDON (Reuters) - Eurozone stocks, low-rated bonds and the euro weakened on Tuesday as Greece looked set to default on a repayment due to the International Monetary Fund and to plunge deeper into financial crisis.
Puerto Rico governor calls for bank...

Puerto Rico governor calls for bankruptcy; adviser says island 'insolvent'

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's governor on Monday called for the commonwealth to be allowed to restructure its debts under U.S. bankruptcy code, while a newly appointed adviser to the U.S. territory said it is "insolvent" and will soon run out of cash.
Delaware judge dismisses shareholde...

Delaware judge dismisses shareholder lawsuit over GM recall

(Reuters) - General Motors Co said a judge in Delaware has dismissed a lawsuit by shareholders who wished to recoup losses stemming from the recall of millions of vehicles with an ignition switch defect linked to several deaths.
Exclusive: Amazon looks to offer lo...

Exclusive: Amazon looks to offer loans to sellers in China, seven other countries

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc will start a business loan program for small sellers in the United Kingdom on Tuesday and is looking to launch it this year in seven more countries including China.
Lufthansa strikes postponed until m...

Lufthansa strikes postponed until mid-July, union says

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Talks to resolve a pay dispute at German airline Lufthansa have made enough progress to lift the threat of any immediate work stoppages, flight attendants' union UFO said early on Tuesday.

ABC

Dozens Dead After Plane Crashes in ...

Dozens Dead After Plane Crashes in Indonesia Neighborhood

An Indonesian Air Force C-130 Hercules crashed Tuesday in a residential area in Medan, the country???s third largest city, authorities said.
1st Look at Hideout Hints at How Es...

1st Look at Hideout Hints at How Escapees Survived

Matt and Sweat may have used pepper shakers to throw dogs off their scents.
Dramatic Scenes From Washington Sta...

Dramatic Scenes From Washington State Wildfire

A grass fire fueled by winds and high temperatures has scorched nearly 3,000 acres in and around Wenatchee, Washington.
7 Arrested in Tunisia Hotel Attack,...

7 Arrested in Tunisia Hotel Attack, Officials Say

The Latest: Tunisia official says 7 arrested in beach resort attack
UK Police Stage Counter-Terror Trai...

UK Police Stage Counter-Terror Training Exercise in London

UK police stage major counter-terror exercise in London that will be 'very realistic'
Passenger Sets Self on Fire on Japa...

Passenger Sets Self on Fire on Japan's Bullet Train

Smoke filled the carriage and the train was forced to stop.

BBC

Tsipras 'will quit if Greek vote lo...

Tsipras 'will quit if Greek vote lost'

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras threatens to resign if the result of a snap referendum on Greece's debt crisis due on Sunday does not go his way.
Deadly plane crash in Indonesia cit...

Deadly plane crash in Indonesia city

At least 30 people are killed as a military transport plane crashes in a residential area of the Indonesian city of Medan, officials say.
'Leap second' set to delay midnight

'Leap second' set to delay midnight

Midnight will come later tonight as for the first time in three years an extra second is added to the official time set by atomic clocks.
Data roaming charges to end in EU

Data roaming charges to end in EU

After its watered down plans were attacked in March, the EU reaches a deal to end mobile data roaming charges and define net neutrality rules.
Ebola back in Liberia with new case

Ebola back in Liberia with new case

The body of a dead Liberian man tests positive for Ebola - the country's first reported case since it was declared free of the disease.
Kabul suicide attack 'kills seven'

Kabul suicide attack 'kills seven'

Suicide attack in Kabul believed to have targeted foreign forces kills at least seven people, Afghan reports say

New York Times

Dozens Feared Dead After Indonesian...

Dozens Feared Dead After Indonesian Military Plane Crashes Into City

A police official said that 50 people may have been on a C-130 transport that crashed in Medan. It was not clear whether people on the ground were also killed.
Your Tuesday Briefing

Your Tuesday Briefing

Here?s what you need to know to start your day.
European Stocks Are Down Slightly o...

European Stocks Are Down Slightly on Decisive Day for Greece

Shares in Europe were modestly lower after a rebound in Asia, as the world watched to see if Athens would make a critical loan repayment to the International Monetary Fund.
U.S. Chamber Works Globally to Figh...

U.S. Chamber Works Globally to Fight Antismoking Measures

The American trade group and its foreign affiliates pit countries against one another and lobby on behalf of the tobacco industry around the world.
Chris Christie on the Issues

Chris Christie on the Issues

The governor is leery of deals with Iran and Cuba, says one immigration solution is a clampdown on illegal hiring, and opposes same-sex marriage and Common Core.
Chris Christie?s Uphill Run for Pre...

Chris Christie?s Uphill Run for President Relies on His Brash Touch

New Jersey?s governor faces many hurdles in the 2016 race. But if his record seems wobbly, he?ll have to use his most prodigious asset: his personality.

WallStreet Journal

Dow Tumbles 350 Points on Greek Deb...

Dow Tumbles 350 Points on Greek Debt Crisis

U.S. stocks fell sharply Monday, as a worsening in Greece?s debt crisis jolted global markets and pushed the country closer to an exit from the eurozone.

Wired News

Mod Lets You Play as Everybody in A...

Mod Lets You Play as Everybody in Arkham Knight PC

Mod Lets You Play as Everybody in Arkham Knight PC

Poke around Gotham as the Joker, Harley Quinn, and Bruce Wayne in this "Batman: Arkham Knight" PC mod.

The post Mod Lets You Play as Everybody in Arkham Knight PC appeared first on WIRED.

How Long Should Brands Keep Their R...

How Long Should Brands Keep Their Rainbow Logos?

How Long Should Brands Keep Their Rainbow Logos?

Once the immediacy of the news wears off, what next? When should companies revert back to their old identities?

The post How Long Should Brands Keep Their Rainbow Logos? appeared first on WIRED.

True Detective Has Lost Its Way, Bu...

True Detective Has Lost Its Way, But Give It Time

True Detective Has Lost Its Way, But Give It Time

Critics want to see True Detective's creator fail, so they can't see it for what it is: an anthology series, and thus one that fluctuates in scope and quality.

The post True Detective Has Lost Its Way, But Give It Time appeared first on WIRED.

The First iPhone Was and Wasn?t Wha...

The First iPhone Was and Wasn?t What You Think

The First iPhone Was and Wasn’t What You Think

There was so much wrong with the first iPhone. It also represents a societal shift. Both of these things are mostly true, but also a little not.

The post The First iPhone Was and Wasn’t What You Think appeared first on WIRED.

The Week in Trailers: Your Summer I...

The Week in Trailers: Your Summer Is Now Wetter and Hotter

The Week in Trailers: Your Summer Is Now Wetter and Hotter

In this week's best trailers we're going back to Cape Firewood's super hot 1976 season!

The post The Week in Trailers: Your Summer Is Now Wetter and Hotter appeared first on WIRED.

Pokémon Puzzler Heads to Mobile, Mi...

Pokémon Puzzler Heads to Mobile, Microtransactions and All

Pokémon Puzzler Heads to Mobile, Microtransactions and All

Whether you think Nintendo plus microtransactions equals happy times is another matter.

The post Pokémon Puzzler Heads to Mobile, Microtransactions and All appeared first on WIRED.

Sports ESPN

Sources: Aldridge to meet Lakers, R...

Sources: Aldridge to meet Lakers, Rockets first

Sources: Aldridge to meet Lakers, Rockets first
Porzingis' brother: Melo reached ou...

Porzingis' brother: Melo reached out to draftee

Porzingis' brother: Melo reached out to draftee
Sources: No meetings for Gasol beyo...

Sources: No meetings for Gasol beyond Grizzlies

Sources: No meetings for Gasol beyond Grizzlies
Nance was 'terrified' of Kobe's rea...

Nance was 'terrified' of Kobe's reaction to tweet

Nance was 'terrified' of Kobe's reaction to tweet
Wade forgoes option with Heat, will...

Wade forgoes option with Heat, will be free agent

Wade forgoes option with Heat, will be free agent
Pronger, Lidstrom among 7 selected ...

Pronger, Lidstrom among 7 selected into Hall

Pronger, Lidstrom among 7 selected into Hall

Yahoo Movies

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in let...

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in letter to actor Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch attends a news conference for "The Fifth Estate" at the Toronto International Film FestivalLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange penned an open letter to British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who portrays Assange in an upcoming film, praising the actor's talents but slamming his involvement with the film and turning down the actor's invitation to meet in person. Assange, who is currently holed up at the Ecuadorean embassy in London, wrote a letter to Cumberbatch dated January 15, 2013, that was published on Wednesday on the anti-secrecy website ahead of the October 18 theatrical release of Walt Disney Co's DreamWorks film "The Fifth Estate. ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds a risk worth taking in debut

Somali actor Barkhad Abdi poses for a portrait during a media publicity event for the film "Captain Phillips" in Los Angeles in this file photoBy Eric Kelsey BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - Barkhad Abdi, a tall wisp of a man with a narrow face and a wide grin, sat on the sofa in his hotel suite with one eye on the television and another on a view of the Hollywood Hills. The 28-year-old Somali-American, who had worked the past year at his brother's mobile phone store in Minneapolis, could hardly have called himself an actor when he began production in British director Paul Greengrass' thriller "Captain Phillips. ...

France bows to stage director Patri...

France bows to stage director Patrice Chereau, dead at 68

French director Patrice Chereau attends a photocall in Venice.By Tom Heneghan PARIS (Reuters) - The French theatre, opera and film director Patrice Chereau, who mounted one of the most famous productions of Richard Wagner's "Ring" cycle in Bayreuth in the 1970s, has died at the age of 68. Chereau, who was preparing a production of Shakespeare's "As You Like It" when he succumbed to lung cancer, was a restless innovator who began directing at high school in Paris and never looked back. ...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sex...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sexiest woman alive' by Esquire

Johansson poses at the premiere of the movie "Iron Man 2" at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood(Reuters) - American actress Scarlett Johansson has been named the sexiest woman alive for the second time by Esquire, the men's lifestyle magazine said on Monday. "The Avengers" star was named sexiest woman in 2006 and is the only woman to have been given the title twice by the publication. The annual recipient of the title is chosen by Esquire editors. Husky-voiced Johansson, who rose to prominence as a teenager in the 2001 cult film "Ghost World," stars in three films this fall. ...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema fin...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema finds dark new twist

By Patrick Graham LONDON (Reuters) - British director Paul Wright's new film "For Those in Peril" pans across a dour Scottish coastal town where madness, tragedy and a feared sea monster lurk close beneath the surface. It's a dark tale, typical of a new generation of filmmakers like this year's Oscar hopeful Steve McQueen, who are taking Britain's tradition of gritty "kitchen sink" cinema in a stark and sometimes strange direction. ...
Lebanon bans two films in setback f...

Lebanon bans two films in setback for tolerant image

By Stephen Kalin BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon has banned the screening of a film about homosexuality and another on short-term "pleasure marriages" practiced in some Muslim communities, in a blow to its reputation as a bastion of tolerance in a deeply conservative region. The films, which had been due to be shown at the Beirut International Film Festival that opened last week, were blocked by a government censorship committee, festival organizers said. ...

Editorial New York Times

Letters: Under Common Core, a New E...

Letters: Under Common Core, a New Emphasis on Nonfiction Texts

Readers discuss how English classes are including more nonfiction reading, sometimes at the expense of the classics.
Op-Ed Contributor: Let?s Fix Our Na...

Op-Ed Contributor: Let?s Fix Our National Parks, Not Add More

We need to address the $11.5 billion in deferred maintenance before spending money to acquire land.
Letters: The Long Road to Making Ma...

Letters: The Long Road to Making Marriage Equality a Reality

Two gay men reflect on the significance of the Supreme Court?s ruling for themselves and younger gay people.
Letter: Trade and Workers

Letter: Trade and Workers

A political economist writes that the Nafta years were good for workers.
Letter: Don?t Diminish Hamilton

Letter: Don?t Diminish Hamilton

The president of Hamilton College writes about keeping Alexander Hamilton (an early trustee of the college) on our currency.
Op-Ed Columnist: The Next Culture W...

Op-Ed Columnist: The Next Culture War

Social conservatives are poised to heal broken pieces of society: they should do so rather than continuing to fight battles that are already over.

Editorial MSNBC

Slideshow: The Week in Political Ca...

Slideshow: The Week in Political Cartoons

NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.

Clicked: One day at a time

Clicked: One day at a time

This blog is not dead.This blog is not dead.

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclips...

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclipse online

Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online. Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online.

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entr...

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entries

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gi...

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gift ideas

From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.

First Read: The day in politics

First Read: The day in politics

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Milwaukee museum to display portrai...

Milwaukee museum to display portrait of pope made of condoms

MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - The Milwaukee Art Museum says it hopes a portrait of Pope Benedict XVI made of condoms will ignite a conversation about the AIDS epidemic in Africa and the role art plays in public discussions, director Dan Keegan said on Monday.
Decapitated animal carcasses stymie...

Decapitated animal carcasses stymie investigators in California capital

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Authorities in California are trying to determine why someone has been dropping bags filled with the bodies of decapitated animals near railroad tracks in the capital city of Sacramento.
Egg throwing contest claims centuri...

Egg throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition

(Reuters) - "Caution!!!!!! Flying Eggs!" warns a sign on a field in the English village of Swaton, host last Sunday to the annual World Egg Throwing Championships.
Cult of personality: Turkmen leader...

Cult of personality: Turkmen leader gets park tribute on birthday

ASHGABAT (Reuters) - Turkmenistan, which rights groups view as one of the most repressive countries in the world, celebrated President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov's 58th birthday on Monday by opening a park in the capital Ashgabat bearing his name.
Disney bans selfie sticks at theme ...

Disney bans selfie sticks at theme parks over safety concerns

ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co will ban selfie sticks starting next week at its theme parks around the world, the company said on Friday, joining a growing list of attractions that restrict the camera accessories for safety reasons.
Oregon men hospitalized, recovering...

Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack

PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - Two Oregon hikers who were assaulted by a beaver after they climbed onto its dam have been hospitalized for injuries incurred during the rare attack, law enforcement officials said on Friday.
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