Oliver Sacks, renowned neurologist, dies at 82
(CNN) Acclaimed author and neurologist Oliver Sacks, who wrote about his battle with cancer, died early Sunday, his long-time collaborator, Kate Edgar, confirmed. He was 82. Edgar said Sacks died at his home in Greenwich Village with her and his ...
Neurologist, author Oliver Sacks dies at age 82: New York TimesReuters
'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82Washington Post
Oliver Sacks, neurologist and bestselling author, dies at 82Los Angeles Times
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Scott Walker: US-Canada wall a 'legitimate' idea
Washington (CNN) It's not just the southern border: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says it's "legitimate" to discuss building a wall separating the United States from Canada, as well. The Republican presidential contender said the idea of a northern ...
Scott Walker Open To Building Wall Along Border With CanadaHuffington Post
Walker Says Wall on Canadian Border Worth ReviewingABC News
Scott Walker: Building a Wall Along U.S. Border with Canada a 'Legitimate Issue'Bloomberg
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Six thoughts about the state of the Democratic race
Washington Post
Democrats flocked to Minnesota this past weekend for the Democratic National Committee's summer meeting β€” a largely formulaic event notable largely for the kibitzing and complaining about the presidential candidacy of Hillary Rodham Clinton and the ...
Iowa Poll Suggests Dangers for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's StrengthsNew York Times
NERDSCREEN: Is There Room For Joe Biden In This Race?
Iowa poll: Bernie Sanders down single-digits to Hillary ClintonLos Angeles Times
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After arrest in 'execution-style' shooting of Texas deputy, a search for a motive
Washington Post
On Friday night, a sheriff's deputy in Texas was fatally shot at a gas station in would be described as β€œan unprovoked, execution-style killing of a police officer.” Darren Goforth. (/Harris County Texas/Handout via Reuters) Darren Goforth. (Harris ...
Texas Authorities Arrest Suspect Accused of Killing DeputyABC News
Man held over fatal shooting of Houston police officerIrish Times
Motive Still Sought In Fatal Shooting Of Texas Sheriff's DeputyNPR
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Arab News

Fire at Saudi Oil Company Residence Kills 11
New York Times
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates β€” A large fire broke out Sunday in the basement of a sprawling residential complex in Saudi Arabia's oil-rich east, killing at least 11 people and injuring more than 200, officials in the kingdom said. The blaze began early ...
Fire at Saudi residential complex kills 11, injures more than 200USA TODAY
At Least 11 Die in Fire at Saudi Aramco Residential CompoundWall Street Journal
UPDATE 2-Fire at Saudi oil workers compound kills 11, injures more than 200Reuters
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Fan dies in fall at Turner Field, raising issue of safety at sports events again
Washington Post
A 60-year-old Georgia man died at an Atlanta hospital after a horrifying fall from Turner Field's upper deck Saturday night in Atlanta, becoming the third fan to die in a fall at the ballpark since 2008 and offering another sobering reminder about fan ...
Fan Who Died After Fall at Atlanta Braves Game IdentifiedABC News
Fan who died in fall at Atlanta Braves game identifiedCBS News
Georgia officials identify man who died after falling from upper deck at ...New York Daily News
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Hurricane Katrina then and now
Canal Street is flooded a day after Hurricane Katrina blew through August 30, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina rocked the Gulf Coast. Water flooded New Orleans after levees were unable to withstand the storm, and the ...
What Hurricane Katrina Can Teach Us About LeadershipNational Geographic
New Orleans, Gulf coast mark Katrina milestoneMiami Herald
Church Bells Toll as US Gulf Coast Marks 10 Years Since KatrinaVoice of America
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Bernie Sanders says he's 'strong' on gun control
Washington (CNN) Bernie Sanders says he favors gun control measures just as strongly as his Democratic presidential rivals, touting his rural-state roots as key to his chances of enacting "real, constructive" legislation. In an interview with CNN's ...
Sen. Bernie Sanders on 2016 CampaignABC News
Bernie Sanders: The Democratic Party Is 'Dead Wrong' For Limiting Debates [VIDEO]Daily Caller
Sanders Gaining On Clinton. '2008 All Over Again'?NPR
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Dozens of women killed in crash en route to King of Swaziland's dancing virgin ...
Dozens of girls and young women have been killed as they travelled to a traditional festival where the King of Swaziland is known to pick a new bride from thousands of topless virgins. King Mswati III is refusing to buckle to pressure to cancel the ...
Confusion still reigns over death-toll in horror Swaziland accidentTimes LIVE
Driver arrested, charged with negligence in Swaziland crashBoston Herald
13 killed in crash on way to Swaziland beauty pageant: PoliceAhram Online

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Sydney Morning Herald

Peter Greste calls on world to step up pressure on Egypt over sentence
Sydney Morning Herald
Australian journalist Peter Greste has urged the international community to step up pressure on the Egyptian government to "undo the injustice" meted out to him and two al-Jazeera colleagues, who were sentenced on Saturday to three years in prison by a ...
Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prisonCNN
Eyes of law and world on EgyptThe Australian
Canadian journalist Fahmy sentenced to 3 years in prison in EgyptCTV News
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