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GOP presidential hopefuls say no thanks to White House Correspondents’ DinnerGoodell: LA projects viable for bringing back team (Yahoo Sports)

Chris Christie attends 2014 White House Correspondents' DinnerIt's one of the hottest tickets in the political world — unless you’re a Republican hoping to win your party’s nomination.


Roger Goodell says the two stadium projects in the Los Angeles area look promising enough to lead to the return of the NFL to the nation's second-largest city. The NFL commissioner told the Associated Press Sports Editors group Friday that he thinks the projects in Inglewood and Carson are ''viable,'' and have a ''great deal of potential to be successful.'' ''We had presentations earlier this week that are very exciting,'' Goodell said. ''Not just for a return but to continue being successful going forward.'' St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke is involved in the Inglewood project, while the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders have combined to work on the Carson proposal.
Police: Gray should've received medical care before rideOilers overhaul front office after disappointing season (Yahoo Sports)

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake speaks in front of local faith leaders at a news conference regarding the death of Freddie Gray, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Freddie Gray should have received medical attention at the spot where he was arrested — before he was put inside a police van, authorities said Friday.


Edmonton Oilers CEO Bob Nicholson, left, and new President and General Manager Peter Chiarelli hold up an Oilers jersey with Chiarelli's name on it during an NHL hockey press conference in Edmonton, Alberta, Friday April 24, 2015. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

The Edmonton Oilers made sweeping front-office changes Friday after another disappointing season. Patrick LaForge stepped down as president and chief operating officer while Craig MacTavish will move from general manager to a job yet to be determined. Peter Chiarelli, let go as general manager of the Boston Bruins this month, was appointed president of hockey operations. Kevin Lowe will leave hockey operations but remain vice chairman of Oilers Entertainment Group.


Why U.S. won't recognize 'forgotten genocide'Woods adds Players Championship to his schedule (Yahoo Sports)

Demonstrators hold candles and pictures of Armenian victims during a commemoration for the victims of mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks, in IstanbulKatie Couric examines the controversy over the massacre of Armenians 100 years ago.


Tiger Woods hits out of a bunker on the 18th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 11, 2015, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Tiger Woods has added The Players Championship to his schedule, another indication that he is getting back to a normal golf season.


After drone killings, pressure for a new hostage strategyNBA: Curry was fouled on tying 3-pointer in Game 3 (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this April 23, 2015 file photo, President Barack Obama pauses while speaking in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, where he took full responsibility for deaths of American, Italian hostages, expresses apologies. The accidental killing of two hostages in a U.S. counterterrorism operation against al-Qaida has raised pressure on the White House to revise the nation’s oft-criticized strategy for dealing with abducted Americans. A day after President Barack Obama apologized and took responsibility for the deaths of American Warren Weinstein and Italian Giovanni Lo Porto, administration officials said Friday that a nearly yearlong, interagency review of the policy is to be completed this spring. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The accidental killing of two hostages in a U.S. operation against al-Qaida has put a new spotlight on the Obama administration's reliance on drones in the battle against terrorism — and has also raised pressure on the White House to revise the nation's oft-criticized strategy for dealing with abducted Americans and their families.


NEW ORLEANS, LA - APRIL 23: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors makes a three point shot against the New Orleans Pelicans to take them into overtime in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the NBA Playoffs on April 23, 2015 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

NEW YORK (AP) -- Stephen Curry's tying 3-pointer could have been a four-point play.


Police respond to suspicious package at Statue of LibertyOklahoma G Buddy Hield returning for senior year (Yahoo Sports)

Police respond to suspicious package at Statue of LibertyNew York City police say they're responding to a report of a suspicious package at the Statue of Liberty.


FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file phot, Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield reacts after making a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State in Ames, Iowa. Hield, the Big 12 player of the year, has chosen to return for his senior season. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield, the Big 12 player of the year, has chosen to return for his senior season. Hield made the announcement Friday with his coach, Lon Kruger, next to him. ''You have to be smart,'' Hield said. Hield said he wanted to go pro, but after talking to family, friends and coaches, he decided that returning would be the best choice.




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Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

In a Five to Four Decision, Voting Just Got Harder

In a five to four decision along party lines, the Supreme Court ruled on the controversial Shelby County v. Holder case. The ruling, believed by many sets the nation back decades in Civil Rights, while others see it as the fault of Congress dropping the ball on updating the act when it should have years ago.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

 

 
 
 
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