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Gianforte wins Montana special House election despite being charged with assault McIlroy pulls out of Memorial with rib injury (Yahoo Sports)

Gianforte wins Montana special House election despite being charged with assaultRepublican Greg Gianforte claimed a narrow victory in Montana’s special election for the state’s at-large congressional seat, defeating Democrat Rob Quist one day after being charged with misdemeanor assault.


Rory McIlroy

Former world No. 1 Rory McIlroy said Friday he's continuing to recover from a rib injury, prompting him to skip another tournament.


Sea Lion Attack: Child Victim’s Father Speaks Out Bogaerts celebrates first homer of '17 by himself (Yahoo Sports)

Sea Lion Attack: Child Victim’s Father Speaks OutThe father told the CBC that his family was not feeding the sea lion when it dragged his daughter underwater, but did confirm that his daughter is being treated for a possible infection.


Xander Bogaerts celebrates all by himself after smashing first homer of the year

Xander Bogaerts finally hit his first home run of the year, but his Red Sox teammates weren't interested in celebrating with him.


Obama in Berlin: ‘We can’t hide behind a wall’ Fenway fan takes scary tumble chasing foul ball (Yahoo Sports)

Obama in Berlin: ‘We can’t hide behind a wall’Former President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a discussion at the German Protestant Kirchentag in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin on May 25. Former President Barack Obama seemed to take a subtle swipe at his successor Thursday, telling a Berlin audience that the world cannot “hide behind a wall” — an apparent reference to President Trump’s signature campaign promise to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. Obama was in Germany for Kirchentag, a conference affiliated with the Protestant church that he attended at the invitation of German Chancellor Angela Merkel.


Fenway fan takes scary tumble chasing foul ball

A fan escaped injury despite taking a scary fall in the upper deck at Fenway Park on Friday.


The Latest: California guards recovering after mass attack Sherman: No rift between Seattle defense, Wilson (Yahoo Sports)

The Latest: California guards recovering after mass attackSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a mass assault on guards at a California state prison (all times local):


Richard Sherman

A couple of prominent Seahawks, including Richard Sherman, deny that there's an issue between some defensive players and Russell Wilson.


Attack on Egypt Christians kills 26 Beckham sets new bar for sponsorship deals (Yahoo Sports)

Attack on Egypt Christians kills 26Masked gunmen attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians on a visit to a monastery south of the Egyptian capital on Friday, killing at least 26 people, officials said. The assailants sprayed the bus headed for Saint Samuel monastery in Minya province with gunfire before fleeing, provincial governor Essam el-Bedawi told state television. Health ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed told state television that 26 people were killed and another 25 wounded.


Why Odell Beckham Jr.'s new Nike deal could make other NFL stars richer

A bidding war between Nike and Adidas drove up the price for Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr., and he may not be the only one who benefits.




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Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

In a Five to Four Decision, Voting Just Got Harder

In a five to four decision along party lines, the Supreme Court ruled on the controversial Shelby County v. Holder case. The ruling, believed by many sets the nation back decades in Civil Rights, while others see it as the fault of Congress dropping the ball on updating the act when it should have years ago.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

 

 
 
 
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