CBC.ca

Afghan Spy Agency Says Mullah Omar, Taliban Founder, Died in 2013
New York Times
KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan intelligence service said Wednesday that it believes that the Taliban's reclusive founder and spiritual leader, Mullah Muhammad Omar, died in a Pakistani hospital in 2013, a dozen years after he fled Afghanistan.
Report: Afghan intelligence agency says Taliban leader died in 2013Washington Post
Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Is Dead, Afghan Spy Agency SaysWall Street Journal
Taliban's Mullah Omar Has Died, Afghanistan Official SaysTIME
CNN International -USA TODAY
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Salon

Donald Trump's spirit animal is Tony Soprano: How he built a campaign full of ...
Salon
A "special adviser" to the Donald said some horrifying things about rape recently. This is completely unsurprising. Heather Digby Parton · Share; WhatsApp. Post. 0. All Share Services. linkedin pinterest reddit digg email stumbleupon delicious tumblr ...
Nearly half of states treat married women differently when it comes to rapeWashington Post (blog)
Is Donald Trump's Campaign Ready for Prime Time?Wall Street Journal (blog)
Donald Trump Actually Thanks MSNBC Hosts After Seeing How They Handled ...TheBlaze.com
CNN International -Fox News
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New York Times

Obama, on China's Turf, Presents US as a Better Partner for Africa
New York Times
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Without ever quite saying so explicitly, President Obama used his four-day trip to Africa to suggest that the United States offers an alternative to China's aggressive courtship of the continent. At a time when China has ...
Obama praises himself? How dare he!Orlando Sentinel
Barack Obama leaves Africa after push on democracy, securityThe Australian
Obama finishes Ethiopia tour with strong address on 'child stunting'Irish Independent
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AL.com

Huntsville officer changes story in civil rights trial, says he saw beating
AL.com
Huntsville Police Officer Joshua Bates leaves a federal courthouse in Huntsville Tuesday, July 28, 2015 after testifying in the trial of a fellow officer accused of violating a suspect's civil rights by kicking and hitting him while the man was in ...
2nd witness admits to lying during Huntsville excessive force investigationWAFF
Huntsville officer's trial: No mention of Hopkins' hospital visit after arrest ...whnt.com
Huntsville police officer's federal civil rights trial begins todayAL.com
AL.com -WSFA
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Hoover Sun

Alabama residents weigh in on expanding alcohol laws
WAAY
Craft beer is booming in Huntsville, but it's got a long way to go thanks to Alabama laws. Should those laws be changed? That's the question the Alcohol Beverage Study Commission asked people at a public forum in Huntsville Tuesday afternoon.
Public hearings held on AL alcoholic beverage lawsWAFF

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whnt.com

Huntsville Fire & Rescue crews honored with Life Saving award
whnt.com
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Just before midnight on January 17, 2015, Huntsville Fire & Rescue responded to a house on Nadina Drive. Fire crews from south Huntsville station 14 rescued 3 people trapped inside. Tuesday the men got the recognition they ...
Huntsville man meets firefighters who saved his lifeWAFF
Huntsville firefighters meet the man they savedWAAY

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Chron.com

The Latest: Colorado theater shooter's dad testifies for 2nd day in effort to ...
Fox News
CENTENNIAL, Colo. – The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): 9:10 a.m.. ADVERTISEMENT. The father of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes is back on the stand in the sentencing phase of his son's trial.
Colorado theater shooter's dad saw wide-eyed smirk beforeSan Jose Mercury News
Father: Aurora theater shooting gunman kept parents in dark about plansThe Denver Post
The Latest: Father of Colorado theater shooter back on standSan Francisco Chronicle (subscription)
Fayetteville Observer -GlobalPost
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Salon

The Latest: Video of Ohio Traffic-Stop Shooting to Go Public
ABC News
Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local): ———. 11:10 a.m.. A prosecutor's office says a University of ...
News conference scheduled over fatal traffic-stop shootingWashington Post
Grand jury decision due in University of Cincinnati police shootingReuters
Lawyer for campus cop who fatally shot Sam DuBose expects indictmentThe Independent
Cincinnati.com -News One
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USA TODAY

Dispatcher hangs up on 911 caller, teen dies
USA TODAY
A New Mexico dispatcher has resigned after hanging up on a panicked woman who was trying to save a teenage shooting victim's life, Albuquerque Fire Department officials confirmed. After authorities were made aware of the June call, dispatcher Matthew ...
'Deal with it yourself,' 911 dispatcher tells panicked caller with dying friendWashington Post
Dispatcher resigns after telling 911 caller: "Deal with it yourself'CBS News
911 operator hangs up on CPR giver as teenager diesAtlanta Journal Constitution
AL.com -The Guardian
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CBC.ca

Afghan Spy Agency Says Mullah Omar, Taliban Founder, Died in 2013
New York Times
KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan intelligence service said Wednesday that it believes that the Taliban's reclusive founder and spiritual leader, Mullah Muhammad Omar, died in a Pakistani hospital in 2013, a dozen years after he fled Afghanistan.
Taliban's Mullah Omar Has Died, Afghanistan Official SaysTIME
Report: Afghan intelligence agency says Taliban leader died in 2013Washington Post
Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Is Dead, Afghan Spy Agency SaysWall Street Journal
CNN -USA TODAY -BBC News
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USA TODAY

Protests planned for Minn. dentist who killed Cecil the lion
USA TODAY
A Minnesota dentist who killed a beloved African lion named Cecil continues to face the wrath of social media users, celebrities and animal lovers. Since Walter James Palmer of Eden Prairie, Minn., admitted to killing Cecil in a statement on Tuesday ...
Jimmy Kimmel Gets Emotional Talking About Cecil the LionABC News
Rich American tourists kill hundreds of lions each year, and it's all legalWashington Post (blog)
Cecil the lion: Zimbabwean hunter and farmer appear in courtTelegraph.co.uk
CBS News -TIME -Irish Times
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New York Times

Britain and France Scramble as Channel Crossing Attempts by Migrants Continue
New York Times
LONDON — Britain and France scrambled on Wednesday to address the latest flash point in Europe's festering migrant crisis after a second consecutive night in which hundreds of people living in squalid camps in northern France sought to force their way ...
Calais migrant crisis: France sends extra police to Channel TunnelBBC News
Calais migrants: Theresa May calls for 'urgent' security upgrade as 1500 try ...Telegraph.co.uk
UPDATE 4-Man dies in Channel Tunnel as migrant crisis deepensReuters
USA TODAY -Wall Street Journal -The Globe and Mail
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USA TODAY

Robert Kraft blisters NFL for upholding Brady suspension, apologizes to fans
USA TODAY
Robert Kraft, one of the NFL's most respected statesmen, cast politics aside Wednesday, blistering the league for upholding its ban of Tom Brady's Deflategate suspension. Not 24 hours after learning his quarterback was still slated to miss the first ...
Robert Kraft's statement: Patriots owner takes aim at GoodellESPN (blog)
New England Patriots Owner Bob Kraft Defends Tom Brady, Calls NFL Decision ...ABC News
Angry Patriots owner rips NFL after commish upholds Tom Brady suspensionFox News
Yahoo Sports (blog) -New York Daily News -Boston Herald
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ESPN

Brett Okamoto: Experience on Rousey's side
ESPN
Outside of the supernatural intervention, Ronda Rousey will record her sixth UFC title defense on Saturday when she demolishes Bethe Correia at UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro. Such is the perception heading into this weekend's bantamweight title fight ...
LeBron nervous to meet Rousey: 'I didn't want her to kick my butt'CBSSports.com
Ronda Rousey: Pioneer, Megastar, BadassBleacher Report
Miesha Tate to host pool party in Las Vegas as Ronda Rousey defends UFC title ...Daily Mail
RollingStone.com -SkySports -Yahoo Sports (blog)
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ESPN

Rory McIlroy won't play WGC-Bridgestone
ESPN
Rory McIlroy has informed tournament officials that he will not defend his title at next week's WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. McIlroy, the No. 1-ranked player in the world, has been out since injuring his left ankle while playing soccer with friends on ...
Rory McIlroy out of WGC-Bridgestone, status for PGA is unknownUSA TODAY
McIlroy pulls out of Bridgestone InvitationalReuters
Rory McIlroy out of Bridgestone Invitational defence though injuryBBC Sport
New York Daily News -cleveland.com -Irish Independent
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