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John F. Nash Jr., Mathematician Whose Life Story Inspired 'A Beautiful Mind ...
New York Times
John F. Nash Jr., a mathematician who shared a Nobel Prize in 1994 for work that greatly extended the reach and power of modern economic theory and whose long descent into severe mental illness and eventual recovery were the subject of a book and a ...
'Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash, wife killed in car crashCNN
'Beautiful Mind' Nobel winner Nash dies in crashIrish Independent
Famed 'A Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash, wife, killed in N.J. Turnpike

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New York Times

Day After Officer's Acquittal, Disillusionment in Cleveland
New York Times
CLEVELAND — The 10 a.m. service at Elizabeth Baptist Church should have been a joyous occasion. It was Pentecost Sunday. The weather was beautiful. Worshipers applauded schoolchildren who received A's and B's on their report cards. But 24 hours ...
Cleveland protests after Brelo verdict are peaceful, but tension remainsLos Angeles Times
5 Stories You May Have Missed This WeekendABC News
Cleveland riots after police officer 'who shot two unarmed suspects' is cleared of ...Irish Independent
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Fox News

2 dead, hundreds of homes gone as flash floods wreak havoc in Texas, Oklahoma
Fox News
SAN MARCOS, Texas – Record rainfall was wreaking havoc across a swath of the U.S. Midwest on Sunday, causing flash floods in normally dry riverbeds, spawning tornadoes and forcing at least 2,000 people to flee. Tornados struck, severely damaging an ...
Two dead as south-central US storms force evacuationsReuters
Texas and Oklahoma: 3 dead after record rains unleash dangerous floodingCNN
LIVE UPDATES: Tornadoes and Flash Flooding Strike the Plains, Including ...The Weather Channel

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New York Times

US Defense Secretary Blames Iraqi Forces for ISIS Victory in Ramadi
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter said Sunday that Iraqi forces had demonstrated “no will to fight” against the Islamic State, blaming them for a retreat that led to the terrorist group's victory in capturing the Iraqi city of Ramadi. While that ...
After failures in fight against ISIS, new battle loomsCBS News
Homs in Syria is likely to be ISIS's next great temptationHaaretz
US says Iraqi forces lack will to fight ISSky News Australia
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Times of India

Polish president concedes election defeat to conservative challenger
Times of India
WARSAW: Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat to conservative challenger Andrzej Duda in Sunday's presidential election, a result that will set alarm bells ringing for the government, which faces its own election race later this year.
Poland election: President Komorowski concedes to rival DudaBBC News
Poland's President Concedes Defeat to Right-Wing Challenger Andrzej DudaNew York Times
Andrzej Duda to be new Polish president, exit polls suggestKrakow Post

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New York Times

Ruling Party Loses Hold as Leftists Surge in Spain
New York Times
MADRID — Underlining the rising fragmentation of Spanish politics, two left-wing politicians appeared poised to take charge of the city halls in Madrid and Barcelona, Spain's two largest cities, according to the preliminary results of Spanish regional and ...
Spain's Governing Popular Party Suffers Losses in Regional ElectionsWall Street Journal
UPDATE 4-Spain's ruling PP gets worst local election result in 20 yearsReuters

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Women's activists cross from North to South Korea, say divide can be bridged
Washington Post
PAJU, South Korea — A group of international women's activists made a rare crossing from North Korea into South Korea on Sunday, hailing the trip as a “first step in the right direction” toward bridging divisions between the estranged countries. But the ...
Women activists cross DMZ between North and South KoreaCNN
Gloria Steinem's peace marchers reduced to tourists in Korea's DMZ by bitter ...The Independent
Activists cross from North to South Korea, say divide can be bridgedMinneapolis Star Tribune -The Chosun Ilbo
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Juan Pablo Montoya strengthens case for best driver of era
INDIANAPOLIS — Juan Pablo Montoya entered the room for his post-race press conference Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway wearing a hat that read “99th Indy 500 Champion.” A more accurate hat would've read “The best racer of his time.” Montoya ...
Juan Pablo Montoya improves his stock with Indianapolis 500 triumphLos Angeles Times

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New York Times

Afghans Forming Militias to Fight Against Taliban
New York Times
KABUL, Afghanistan — Facing a fierce Taliban offensive across a corridor of northern Afghanistan, the government in Kabul is turning to a strategy fraught with risk: forming local militias and beseeching old warlords for military assistance, according to Afghan ...
10 Afghan police officers killed in Taliban
Five Afghan cops killed in Taliban attack: officialsThe News International
Afghan weddings: bigger, fatter and hard to tameThe Nation

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ABC News

New Orleans Cop Shot Dead in Cruiser
ABC News
A New Orleans police officer was found shot dead in his marked patrol car this morning, city officials said. The shooting was reported around 7 a.m., the New Orleans Police Department said in a news release. The victim's car rolled forward and struck a curb ...
New Orleans housing police officer shot dead in patrol carReuters
New Orleans police officer shot dead inside his patrol car near Superdome in act ...Daily Mail
New Orleans cop gunned down while patrolling Housing Authority construction siteNew York Daily News
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Local News For Lansing, MI


Hispanic/Latino Population Growing in Lansing
The Cristo Rey Fiesta celebrated that cultural diversity with food, entertainment, and a mini market in Mid-Michigan. "We all get together no matter who, where we come from," said Josie Bordayo, Cristo REy's Fiesta Buyer. "We all unite together, and we ...

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Lansing State Journal

Cristo Rey Fiesta kicks off summer in Lansing
Lansing State Journal
LANSING –. Hector Arroyo, Sr., learned how to make menudo from his grandparents in Matamoros, Mexico. Now Arroyo, along with his children and grandchildren, make the traditional Mexican soup for the Greater Lansing community each year at the Cristo ...

CBS Local

Search commences for state of Michigan's Christmas tree
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The planting season has begun, and so has the planning season for Michigan's next Christmas tree. The Department of Technology, Management and Budget has announced that it's looking for a 65-foot spruce or fir and is taking ...
Search Begins For 2015 State Christmas TreeCBS Local

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Man convicted of prostituting girls gets 40 years
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM) - A man who used girls as "commodities'' while running a sex trafficking operation in Grand Rapids and Lansing was sentenced Friday to 40 years in prison. Christopher Turryle Bryant, 25, sold victims to strangers for sex on a ...
Detroit man will spend 40 years behind bars for sex traffickingWLNS

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Lansing State Journal

Local lawmakers: How they voted
Lansing State Journal
MICHIGAN SENATE. Senate Bill 103. Reduce “student growth” portion of teacher rating criteria: Passed 22 to 15 in the Senate. To delay until the 2018-19 school year the final deadline to establish a teacher "effectiveness" rating system, and reduce from ...

Lansing State Journal

Scoring woes continue for Lansing United in NPSL opener
Lansing State Journal
EAST LANSING – After failing to score a goal during their two-week Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup run, the Lansing United's scoring woes have carried over into the National Premier Soccer League season. The United, who are the defending Midwest Regional ...

Ohio man finds canister containing 21-year-old message
The Advocate
IONIA, Mich. (AP) — It isn't quite a message in a bottle, but an Ohio man says he found a 21-year-old message secreted in a camera film case that had traveled some 40 miles down the Grand River in western Michigan. Terry Smith tells WILX-TV ...

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Lansing State Journal

Comets down Lansing Catholic, advance to Diamond Classic semis
Lansing State Journal
When it comes to the Diamond Classic, there are always high expectations for the Grand Ledge baseball team. The Comets, who captured their 24th Classic championship last year, have won the Greater Lansing tournament five of the past six years.

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Holiday Weekend Warning: Use Caution to Avoid Wildfires
LANSING, Mich. -- With plenty of sunshine in the Memorial Day weekend forecast, state officials are urging people to be mindful of fire danger. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says most wildfires are caused by actions such as burning trash ...

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Lansing State Journal

Lansing's population increases for second straight year
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – The City of Lansing's population increased by 338 residents to 114,620 last year, according to estimated U.S. Census figures released Thursday. The Census calculates estimates as of July 1 of each year and reported Lansing's population at ...

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