Monthly Archives: June 2013

Oppressive heat wave to continue across West – CBS News

CBS News Oppressive heat wave to continue across WestCBS NewsUpdated 12:10 p.m. ET. LAS VEGASForecasters called for more supercharged temperatures Sunday as a heat wave gripped the Southwest, leaving one man dead and another hospitalized in serious condition in heat-aggravated incidents in this sunbaked …Blistering Heat Sears Western USU.S. News & World ReportHeat wave: Western United […]

Egyptians stream into streets to demand Mursi quit – Reuters

Egyptians stream into streets to demand Mursi quitReutersBy Shaimaa Fayed and Yasmine Saleh. CAIRO | Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:46am EDT. CAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptians poured onto the streets on Sunday, swelling crowds that opposition leaders hope will number into the millions by evening and persuade Islamist … and more »

Allegations of NSA bugging stir tension with European allies – Fox News

San Francisco Chronicle Allegations of NSA bugging stir tension with European alliesFox NewsEmerging allegations that America's National Security Agency bugged and hacked European Union offices stoked tension Sunday between U.S. and European officials, with German prosecutors announcing they are probing the claims. The allegations were …EU 'shocked' at NSA bugging reportUSA TODAYLatest twist in Edward Snowden […]

More retailers, publisher join those dropping Paula Deen – Boston Globe

Boston Globe More retailers, publisher join those dropping Paula DeenBoston GlobeNEW YORK — Sears, J.C. Penney, and Walgreen said Friday that they're cutting ties with Paula Deen, adding to the growing list of companies severing their relationship following revelations that the Southern celebrity chef used racial slurs in the past.Paula Deen's book publisher latest to […]

Gay Couples Who Sued in California Are Married – New York Times

New York Times Gay Couples Who Sued in California Are MarriedNew York TimesLOS ANGELES — The two couples who sued to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage were married late Friday afternoon, just hours after the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in San Francisco, lifted the stay that had been in […]

Varied Alliance to Press House on Immigration Bill – New York Times

ABC News Varied Alliance to Press House on Immigration BillNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Even as they were popping corks on Thursday night after a strong bipartisan vote in the Senate to pass an immigration bill, supporters of the overhaul were laying plans for the far more difficult task of moving something similar through the …Conservative backlash […]

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged with murder in Boston bombings – USA TODAY

ABC News Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged with murder in Boston bombingsUSA TODAYThe charges, including the shooting death of a police officer, could bring the death penalty.ion. Suspect. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev graduated from Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School. (Photo: Robin Young via AP). A federal grand jury in Boston has returned …Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to be charged with using […]

Daughter says Mandela ‘still there’, raps media ‘vultures’ – Reuters

AFP Daughter says Mandela 'still there', raps media 'vultures'ReutersBy Siphiwe Sibeko. PRETORIA | Thu Jun 27, 2013 1:43pm EDT. PRETORIA (Reuters) – Nelson Mandela's eldest daughter lambasted foreign media "vultures" for violating her father's privacy as he lay critically ill in hospital, and said the former South African …'Improved' Nelson Mandela 'responding to touch'Telegraph.co.ukANC supporters mass […]

Aaron Hernandez investigated in 2012 double slaying – Fortune

Aaron Hernandez investigated in 2012 double slayingFortune(CNN) — Aaron Hernandez, the former NFL tight end charged with murder in the death last week of an acquaintance, is now being investigated in connection with a double slaying in Boston's South End in July 2012, a law enforcement source close to the …Former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is […]

Uncertainty looms over Texas abortion bill – USA TODAY

ABC News Uncertainty looms over Texas abortion billUSA TODAYA Texas lawmaker pursued a 13-hour speech to block an anti-abortion bill. abortion. Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, speaks as she begins a filibuster in an effort to kill an abortion bill on June 25 in Austin, Texas. (Photo: Eric Gay, AP) …Dispute in Texas over restrictive abortion […]