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Oakland council bans coal shipments, citing health risks

AP - 1 min 52 sec ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland City Council voted unanimously Monday night to kill a plan to use a proposed marine terminal to transport Utah coal to Asia, calling such shipments public health and safety hazards. Backers argued the project would bring needed jobs to an impoverished part of town....
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US medical schools expand training to curb painkiller abuse

AP - 1 min 52 sec ago
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) -- At first, the woman tried to hide her painkiller problem. She told the doctor that she still had pain from her past pregnancy, and that she just wanted a refill on her pain medication....
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UK business in limbo in face of years of Brexit uncertainty

AP - 1 min 52 sec ago
LONDON (AP) -- The impact of Britain's vote to leave the European Union was swift and painful for Ed Bussey's small tech firm in London....
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Airbnb sues San Francisco — its hometown — to block new rental law - Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times

Airbnb sues San Francisco — its hometown — to block new rental law
Los Angeles Times
Airbnb Inc. filed a lawsuit against its home city of San Francisco on Monday in an attempt to block new regulation that it said would violate federal protections for Internet companies. The short-term property rental company slammed the city's new ...
Airbnb Sues San Francisco to Block Rental Registration LawWall Street Journal
Airbnb sues San Francisco over new rental legislationTechCrunch
Airbnb Sues Hometown San Francisco to Block Rental RulesBloomberg
CNET -CBS Local -Fortune -San Francisco Chronicle
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The Latest: Oakland council bans coal shipments

AP - 1 hour 13 min ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on a plan to ship coal through Oakland (all times local):...
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Getting overdose antidote with painkillers may cut ER visits

AP - 1 hour 13 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Overdoses don't happen just to heroin addicts - patients who legally use strong painkillers called opioids are at risk in the nation's epidemic, too. A new study says when patients were prescribed an overdose antidote along with those medications, they made fewer painkiller-related visits to the emergency room....
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Cubs' Kris Bryant first in MLB history to hit 3 home runs, 2 doubles in game - Chicago Tribune

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 23:05

Chicago Tribune

Cubs' Kris Bryant first in MLB history to hit 3 home runs, 2 doubles in game
Chicago Tribune
Bryant created his own history by slugging three home runs and hitting two doubles to take the scrutiny off Arrieta as the Cubs pounded their way to an 11-8 victory over the Reds before an entertained crowd of 31,762 at Great American Ballpark. Bryant ...
Kris Bryant hits 3 homers as Cubs, Arrieta beat Reds 11-8USA TODAY
Cubs' Kris Bryant Makes History With Monster Game Against RedsCBS Local
Kris Bryant hits three homers, Cubs pancake Reds 11-8Red Reporter
ChicagoNow (blog) -isportsweb.com (blog)
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AP FACT CHECK: Warren fudges some facts at Clinton stop

AP - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 22:35
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Clinton and liberal stalwart Elizabeth Warren campaigned together Monday in Ohio, symbolizing the coming together of the Democratic Party for Clinton's presidential campaign. A sampling of their statements and how they compare with the facts:...
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California wildfire 'most destructive' in county history

AP - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 22:35
LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) -- Sallie Keeling had seen enough photos of destruction over four days to know what to expect when she returned Monday to the fire-ravaged neighborhood where she and her husband had lived for 13 years....
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Brexit vote, UK political confusion keep world markets on edge - Reuters

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 22:01

Reuters

Brexit vote, UK political confusion keep world markets on edge
Reuters
LONDON Britain's vote to leave the European Union continued to reverberate through financial markets, with the pound falling to its lowest level in 31 years, despite government attempts to relieve some of the confusion about the political and economic ...
Europe|Order of Business for EU in Brussels? Weeds, Then 'Brexit'New York Times
What To Know About Brexit TodayNPR
Why the New Nationalists Are Taking OverPolitico
BBC News -RealClearPolitics -Wall Street Journal -The New Yorker
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Brexit vote, UK political confusion keep world markets on edge - Reuters

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 22:01

Reuters

Brexit vote, UK political confusion keep world markets on edge
Reuters
LONDON Britain's vote to leave the European Union continued to reverberate through financial markets, with the pound falling to its lowest level in 31 years, despite government attempts to relieve some of the confusion about the political and economic ...
Brexit: Cameron hands task of EU divorce to next PMCNN
Economic Fears Rising, Britain Hopes to Stay in EU MarketNew York Times
Under heavy European pressure, Britain accelerates toward a departureWashington Post
BBC News -Washington Times -Yahoo News -The New Yorker
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Intolerant acts surge as British referendum result sinks in

AP - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 21:35
LONDON (AP) -- An Eastern European family in Rugby finds dog excrement shoved through its mailbox. A Londoner nearly gets into a fight over drunken slurs shouted on a crowded subway car. A Polish teenager in Gloucestershire is taunted with threats of deportation at her high school....
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Tim Tebow Leads Mid-Air Prayer After Fellow Passenger Suffers Apparent Fatal Heart Attack - People Magazine

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 21:30

People Magazine

Tim Tebow Leads Mid-Air Prayer After Fellow Passenger Suffers Apparent Fatal Heart Attack
People Magazine
Tim Tebow piloted prayer during a Sunday flight from Atlanta to Phoenix after a passenger collapsed, PEOPLE confirms. PEOPLE has learned that the former NFL quarterback joined flight attendants and other good Samaritans in coming to the aid of the ...
Tim Tebow Prays During Medical Incident On Plane, Takes Victim's Wife To HospitalCBS Local
Tim Tebow Helps Passengers During On-Flight Medical EmergencyNBCNews.com
Delta passenger salutes flight crew, Tim Tebow after medical emergencyAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
Sports Illustrated -Florida Times-Union -NESN.com -Palm Beach Post
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Judge: Mississippi religious objections law creates inequality for gay marriage - Chicago Tribune

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 21:01

Chicago Tribune

Judge: Mississippi religious objections law creates inequality for gay marriage
Chicago Tribune
A small Human Rights Campaign equality banner flies on the grounds of the Governor's Mansion in Jackson, Miss., April 4 as several hundred people rally outside the building and called on Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant to veto House Bill 1523, which many ...
Federal Judge Criticizes Mississippi Marriage Recusal Law, Will Expand InjunctionBuzzFeed News
Judge: Mississippi law creates inequality for gay marriageWIAT 42

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Iceland celebrates biggest victory with win over England - USA TODAY

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 20:48

The Guardian

Iceland celebrates biggest victory with win over England
USA TODAY
NICE, France (AP) — Aron Gunnarsson, every inch the bearded Viking, ran shirtless toward the Iceland fans and led them in their victory chants. Beating England at the European Championship was more than just Iceland's greatest sporting success. Monday ...
Macintosh: England reach a new low vs. IcelandESPN FC (blog)
England Out of Euro 2016, Beaten by IcelandNew York Times
First Brexit, Now This: Iceland Bounces England From Euro 2016 TourneyNPR
FOXSports.com -Washington Post -Las Vegas Review-Journal -Los Angeles Times
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Iceland celebrates improbable win over England at Euro 2016

AP - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 20:32
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) -- Iceland celebrated its team's historic win with some very appropriate English music....
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Volkswagen to Pay $14.7 Billion to Settle Diesel Claims in US - New York Times

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 20:28

New York Times

Volkswagen to Pay $14.7 Billion to Settle Diesel Claims in US
New York Times
Matthias Müller, left, chief executive of Volkswagen, and Hans Dieter Pötsch, the company's chairman. Credit Alexander Koerner/Getty Images. Volkswagen has agreed to pay up to $14.7 billion to settle claims stemming from its diesel emissions cheating ...
Volkswagen's US diesel emissions settlement to cost $15 billion: sourceReuters
Volkswagen to pay $14.7 billion to settle diesel caseUSA TODAY
Volkswagen Reaches $14.7B Emissions SettlementCBS Local
Washington Post -ABC News -Bloomberg -Huffington Post
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EU's Show of Unity Belies Deep Divisions - Wall Street Journal

Google - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 20:10

Wall Street Journal

EU's Show of Unity Belies Deep Divisions
Wall Street Journal
BRUSSELS—European Union leaders will send a message of unity on Tuesday following Britain's decision to leave, diplomats and senior officials say, but under the surface they are sharply divided over future EU reforms and how the bloc should approach ...

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Judge: Mississippi law creates inequality for gay marriage

AP - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 19:29
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Mississippi clerks cannot cite their own religious beliefs to recuse themselves from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, under a ruling a federal judge handed down Monday....
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Judge blocks part of Mississippi LGBT marriage law

AP - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 18:28
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- A federal judge ruled Monday that Mississippi clerks cannot cite their own religious beliefs to recuse themselves from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples....
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