Tue, 30 Aug 2016 22:36:00 GMT
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Islamic State Spokesman Killed in Syria
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BEIRUT—A founding member and chief spokesman for Islamic State, Abu Mohammed al Adnani, was killed on a battlefield in northern Syria, the militant group said Tuesday. Adnani played an important role in Islamic State's external operations, grooming ...
Key Islamic State leader killed in apparent US strike in Syria
The ISIS Attack Dog Reported Dead
A top ISIS official's death could have major implications for the future of the group
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:03:16 GMT
The FBI recovered 30 of Hillary Clinton's emails regarding the Benghazi attack
WASHINGTON — The State Department says about 30 emails involving the 2012 attack on U.S. compounds in Benghazi, Libya, are among the thousands of Hillary Clinton emails recovered during the FBI's recently closed investigation into her use of a ...
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 21:32:46 GMT
What just happened to Apple, explained
The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, is ordering Apple to pay $14.5 billion in taxes to Ireland. But Ireland doesn't want the money, and Apple says it shouldn't have to pay. And the kind of tax breaks that the EU accuses Ireland of offering ...
Europe's Apple Tax Ambush
Apple Owes $14.5 Billion in Back Taxes to Ireland, EU Says
Apple's $14.5 billion EU tax bill highlights overseas earnings hoard
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:32:35 GMT
Obama cuts short the sentences of 111 federal inmates
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama cut short on Tuesday the sentences of 111 federal inmates in another round of commutations for those convicted of nonviolent drug offenses. Obama has long called for phasing out strict sentences for drug ...
Obama commutes sentences for 111 more federal prisoners
With 111 more commutations, Obama has nearly doubled his total in one month
Obama Just Gave 111 Federal Prisoners Back Their Freedom
Critic's Notebook: Gene Wilder, the Mad Hatter Who Turned Off-Screen Neurosis Into Comedy Gold - Hollywood Reporter
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:52:20 GMT
Critic's Notebook: Gene Wilder, the Mad Hatter Who Turned Off-Screen Neurosis Into Comedy Gold
Wilder's work with Mel Brooks, Richard Pryor, Woody Allen and more made him one of the comedy titans of his generation. Gene Wilder was the Mad Hatter of American screen comedy. He could make you laugh without even moving, his beatific half-smile ...
Grieving those we did not know but loved
Movies|Gene Wilder's Understated Nuttiness
'Willy Wonka' Star Who Played Charlie Says 'There Will Never Be Anyone Like Gene Wilder'
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:15:50 GMT
ESPN won't show national anthem before 49ers game
One of the most-discussed moments of Week One of the NFL season will be the national anthem before the Monday night 49ers-Rams game, when Colin Kaepernick is expected to continue his protest and remain seated while other players are standing.
Donald Trump on Kaepernick: Go find another country
Abdul-Jabbar: Insulting Colin Kaepernick says more about our patriotism than his
NFL's Kaepernick under fire over divisive anthem row
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 22:48:23 GMT
Five Chicago officers face firing over slaying of black teen
Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sits in the courtroom during a hearing in his shooting case of Laquan McDonald at the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago, Illinois March 23, 2016. REUTERS/Nancy Stone/Chicago Tribune/Pool File Photo. 2/2.
Chicago police seek to fire Van Dyke and 4 other cops in Laquan McDonald shooting
Ex-Stanford swimmer Brock Turner to leave jail Friday after serving half his sexual-assault sentence - Philly.com
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:59:27 GMT
Ex-Stanford swimmer Brock Turner to leave jail Friday after serving half his sexual-assault sentence
A combination of booking photos shows former Stanford University student Brock Turner (left on Jan. 18, 2015 at the time of arrest and after Turner was sentenced to six months in county jail for the sexual assault of an unconscious woman. The Santa ...
California just passed a bill that would've ensured Brock Turner served 3 years in prison
Ex-Stanford student who sexually assaulted woman to be freed after serving half of 6-month sentence
Ex-Stanford swimmer to be released after serving three months in sex assault case