Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:03:21 GMT

New York Times

Kevin McCarthy Withdraws From Speaker's Race, Putting House in Chaos
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Representative Kevin McCarthy of California abruptly withdrew on Thursday from the race to succeed Speaker John A. Boehner, blindsiding his House Republican colleagues and throwing their already tumultuous chamber into deeper ...
Under speaker pressure, signs pointing to a reluctant Paul RyanWashington Post
Kevin McCarthy drops out of House speaker raceCNN
With McCarthy Out, Who is Next?
Reuters -USA TODAY -Bloomberg View
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Thu, 08 Oct 2015 23:18:58 GMT

Fox News

Spencer Stone, hero in French train attack, in stable condition after stabbing
Fox News
Spencer Stone, one of the three Americans hailed a hero in the French train attack in August, is in serious but stable condition after being stabbed Thursday near a Sacramento bar. He was stabbed around 1 a.m. PT and was transported to a local hospital ...
US airman who thwarted French train attack stabbed in brawlWashington Post
France train attack hero Stone stabbed in CaliforniaReuters
France train attack hero Spencer Stone recovering after stabbing in SacramentoLos Angeles Times -Air Force Link
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Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:46:08 GMT


Family of Walter Scott reaches $6.5M settlement with city
The family of Walter Scott, a black South Carolina man shot and killed by a police officer who is now facing murder charges, has reached a $6.5 million settlement with city officials. The North Charleston, S.C. city council approved the settlement ...
A Look at Recent Payouts in Police Custody Deaths NationwideABC News
South Carolina city to pay $6.5 million over police shooting of black manReuters
City to pay $6.5M settlement to family of man shot by -CBS News -KTLA
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Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:56:15 GMT

Chicago Sun-Times

Feds: Byrd-Bennett said 'tuition to pay and casinos to visit' led to kickbacks
Chicago Sun-Times
Then Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett speaks at a news conference, as Mayor Rahm Emanuel, background, listens in Chicago in 2012. File Photo. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green). Even before she was hired to run Chicago Public Schools, ...
Ex-Chicago Schools Head to Plead Guilty to FraudNew York Times
The Latest: Chicago Public Schools mum on indictmentWashington Post
Ex-Chicago Schools Chief Indicted In Bribery, Kickback SchemeHuffington Post
CBS Local -Chicago Sun-Times
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Thu, 08 Oct 2015 23:19:36 GMT

Washington Post

Carson suggests that gun rights might have changed history for Jews in WWII
Washington Post
Ben Carson said Thursday that Adolf Hitler's mass murder of Jews “would have been greatly diminished” if German citizens had not been disarmed by the Nazi regime. The comment, which came during an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer, was similar to ...
Ben Carson Blames Holocaust On Gun ControlHuffington Post
Ben Carson's manager doesn't like the Hitler analogiesSun Times National
Carson says armed Jews would have 'diminished'
Bustle -Gawker
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Thu, 08 Oct 2015 23:36:34 GMT

CBS News

Three Killed in Blast at Natural Gas Plant in Louisiana
Wall Street Journal
Three workers were killed in an explosion and fire Thursday at a natural gas plant in Gibson, La., according to Williams Partners WPZ -1.31 % LP, the company that owns the facility. The plant, located 70 miles southwest of New Orleans, wasn't operating ...
Three dead in Louisiana gas explosionUSA TODAY
​3 dead in explosion at Louisiana gas facilityCBS News
Officials: Gas Facility Explosion Leaves 3 Workers DeadABC News
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Thu, 08 Oct 2015 23:31:00 GMT

CBS Local

Popular Cajun Chef Paul Prudhomme Dies At 75
CBS Local
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Paul Prudhomme, the Cajun who popularized spicy Louisiana cuisine and became one of the first American restaurant chefs to achieve worldwide fame, died Thursday. He was 75. Tiffanie Roppolo, the CFO of Prudhomme's ...
Paul Prudhomme, Chef Who Put Cajun Cooking on National Stage, Dies at 75New York Times
Paul Prudhomme: Cajun spices and a love of local ingredientsThe Denver Post
Paul Prudhomme fans remember the superstar chef:
WWL -Poppy Tooker -Chef Paul Prudhomme
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Google Buys The Entire Alphabet

October 8th 2015 9:56PM
On Oct. 7, the company bought the domain name for reasons that were not publicly stated. The sale was private, ...

Google Bought, So Here Are 5 Other Absurdly Long Domain ...

October 8th 2015 9:11PM
I sincerely hope that whoever was silly enough to register the 26-letter domain name made a nice chunk of change off the sale; they definitely earned it ...

County and Aurora mediation continues; court hearing postponed

October 8th 2015 9:00PM
Aurora has owned the centers' operation since then, but the sale of the ... to Aurora's complaint in court that the public use in this eminent domain case ...