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Rampage Victim’s Father: Inaction Of ‘Gutless’ Politicians Killed His Son

Rampage Victim’s Father: Inaction Of ‘Gutless’ Politicians Killed His SonAfter his son was killed during a deadly rampage in Santa Barbara, Calif., over the weekend, Richard Martinez made national news.

On Memorial Day Eve, President Obama Visits Troops In Afghanistan

On Memorial Day Eve, President Obama Visits Troops In AfghanistanUnder the cover of darkness and on the eve of Memorial Day, President Obama landed at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan for an unannounced visit with U.S. troops.

House Passes Restrictions On NSA’s Collection Of Phone Records

House Passes Restrictions On NSA’s Collection Of Phone RecordsThe House passed a measure to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of phone records, approving a scaled-back version of legislation that was prompted by leaks from former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden.

Thai Military Detains Ousted Prime Minister, Bans Negative Press

Thai Military Detains Ousted Prime Minister, Bans Negative PressOne day after staging a coup, Thailand's military summoned leaders of the ousted government and other political figures to a meeting Friday. More than 150 people were ordered to convene at the Royal Thai Army auditorium — or risk arrest and possible charges.

Russia, China Secure Nearly Half-Trillion-Dollar Gas Deal

Russia, China Secure Nearly Half-Trillion-Dollar Gas DealIn an agreement reminiscent of the early days of the Cold War, Russia has agreed to supply China with hundreds of billions of dollars worth of natural gas via a pipeline from Siberia pipeline to begin pumping in four years.

Global Temperatures Tied Record High Last Month

Global Temperatures Tied Record High Last MonthWorldwide temperatures were once again above normal last month, tying the record for the hottest April set back in 2010.

In China, Anger At U.S. Hacking Charges — And Claims Of Hypocrisy

In China, Anger At U.S. Hacking Charges — And Claims Of HypocrisyChina says U.S. charges against five Chinese military officials for allegedly hacking into American computers amount to hypocrisy, citing U.S. surveillance and wiretapping.

Chipotle Tells Its Customers Not To Bring Guns To Its Restaurants

Chipotle Tells Its Customers Not To Bring Guns To Its RestaurantsChipotle Mexican Grill, the fast food chain, is asking its customers not to bring guns into its restaurants.

MERS Virus Appears To Have Jumped From Human To Human In U.S.

MERS Virus Appears To Have Jumped From Human To Human In U.S.The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus appears to have jumped from one human to another for the first time in United States.

California Wildfires: Death Reported; More Evacuations Ordered

California Wildfires: Death Reported; More Evacuations OrderedWildfires have burned more than 10,000 acres of brush land and caused at least one death in San Diego County. Evacuations have continued in areas such as San Marcos, where thousands were told to leave their homes Thursday.