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Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton during speech
Rosen said the woman had walked down the aisle to within six rows of the front of the seating area, threw the items, turned around, put her hands in the air and walked toward the back of the room. Security officers quickly caught up with her.
5 charged in kidnapping of prosecutor's father
During the abduction, the kidnappers took a picture of Frank Arthur Janssen tied up in a chair and sent it to his wife, threatening to torture and dismember him if she went to police, according to court documents.
Obama marks 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act
Obama spoke at the end of a three-day summit commemorating the landmark law that ended racial discrimination in public places. The anniversary has spurred a renaissance of sorts for Johnson’s domestic agenda, which included the creation of Medicare, Medicaid and the Voting Rights Act.
Jeb Bush remarks expose GOP’s immigration problem
In a speech Thursday night to an annual gathering of Connecticut Republicans, Bush noted the negative response to his remarks but said he sees no conflict between enforcing the law and “having some sensitivity to the immigrant experience.”
9 killed in three-vehicle crash
Glenn County Sheriff's Dispatcher Pauline Spooner said that the passengers on the bus were high school seniors on their way to visit the campus of Humboldt State University in Arcata, Calif., and that several people were airlifted to local hospitals with injuries.
HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius resigns
Sebelius’ resignation comes just over a week after sign-ups closed for the first year of insurance coverage under the so-called Obamacare law.
Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school
The rampage — which came after decades in which U.S. schools geared much of their emergency planning toward mass shootings, not stabbings — set off a screaming stampede, left blood on the floor and walls, and brought teachers rushing to help the victims.
Poll: Most Americans say filing taxes easy
Only 7 percent of those surveyed say they would be willing to pay more in federal taxes if the process of filling out a tax return were easier. Some 90 percent say “no, thanks.”
Heartbleed bug causes major security headache
Security researchers who uncovered the threat are particularly worried about the lapse because it went undetected for more than two years.
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