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Sea dwellers without a state

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:52pm
The Badjao are a tribe of nomadic sea dwellers who have lived off the shore of northeast Borneo for more than 200 years. They are a stateless people with no nationality in the traditional sense, residing in boats and living off the sea.
Categories: International News

Cops: State Department official solicited sex from minor

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:38pm
A U.S. State Department official was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of soliciting sex from a minor, Fairfax County police said.
Categories: National News

Tape of beating leads to charges against Philadelphia officers

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:37pm
Police in a patrol car chase down a man on a scooter. The car stops, and two officers get out and beat the man with their fists and batons. His orbital bone fractures and he suffers lacerations on his head, yet he is the one who is charged with aggravated assault.
Categories: National News

Ferguson police study new weapons technology

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:34pm
The embattled police here are testing something no other department in America has tried, in an effort to prevent another potentially explosive incident in which an officer kills an unarmed civilian.
Categories: National News

St. Louis officer under fire for turning off dashcam video during arrest

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:34pm
A St. Louis man has filed a lawsuit alleging excessive force in a case that involves an officer turning off a dashcam that was recording the man's arrest.
Categories: National News

Alabama governor sorry for police incident, officer pleads not guilty

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:34pm
Alabama's governor apologized for what he called an "unfortunate use of excessive force" by a police officer against an Indian man, even as the officer in question pleaded not guilty to assault.
Categories: National News

Video shows cops hitting man

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:30pm
Two Florida law enforcement officers are under fire after video surfaced of a Fort Lauderdale officer slapping a man and a Broward Sheriff's Office deputy dragging a handcuffed woman down a hallway.
Categories: National News

No. 11 Bulldogs Wrap Road Slate Thursday At No. 2 South Carolina

Bulldog Beat - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:28pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – No. 11 Mississippi State faces its biggest test of the season Thursday night when it travels to Columbia for an important SEC showdown against second-ranked South Carolina.

Ashton Kutcher wants to pay you to write for him

Business News - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:21pm
Ashton Kutcher's new media company A+ is off to a start that, well, suits its name.

For sale: Boston snow, starting at $19.99

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:21pm
The only thing crazier than a guy in snowbound Massachusetts boxing up the powdery white stuff and offering it for sale online?
Categories: National News

Nobel Prize up for sale in rare auction

Business News - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:11pm
You want a Nobel Prize in Economics? It will cost you at least $150,000.

Zdravstvuyte! Siri is learning Russian

Business News - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:07pm
Zdrastvuyte, Siri. Apple's voice-controlled virtual assistant is now learning Russian.

See explosion blast home to pieces

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:05pm
Fifteen people were injured, including six firefighters and seven gas company employees, during a home explosion, officials said. CNN affiliate KYW reports.
Categories: National News

Hear gripping testimony from Chris Kyle's widow

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:04pm
Taya Kyle describes the final day of her husband Chris Kyle's life during the trial of Eddie Ray Routh.
Categories: National News

Arrests made at Wesleyan after overdoses

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:50pm
Police have arrested four students from Wesleyan University in connection with a drug overdose over the weekend. They are to appear in court next week, Middletown, Connecticut, police said Tuesday.
Categories: National News

Disney's 'DuckTales' returning to TV in 2017

Business News - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:37pm
"DuckTales" (oooh oooh!) is coming back to TV.

Reddit's stand against revenge porn

Business News - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:34pm
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The one question the trial never answered

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:08pm
Even with a conviction, the "American Sniper" murder trial never answered the one question that still haunts the families of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.
Categories: National News

California plastic bag ban delayed

Business News - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:58am
The nation's first state-wide ban on plastic bags has been pushed back more than a year after opponents secured enough signatures to put it to a public vote.
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