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Hillary Clinton repeatedly tweaks Trump during a college commencement address Arsenal beats Chelsea for record 13th FA Cup (Yahoo Sports)

Hillary Clinton repeatedly tweaks Trump during a college commencement addressHillary Clinton delivered the commencement address at her alma mater, Wellesley College, Friday, 48 years after she was the school’s first-ever student commencement speaker when she graduated in 1969. In one of her most high-profile appearances since losing the presidential election, Clinton doled out biting criticism of President Trump’s tumultuous administration, albeit without mentioning him by name. Pointedly, she referenced the political climate at the time of her 1969 speech, when “we were furious about the past presidential election of a man whose presidency would end with disgrace with his impeachment for obstruction of justice, after he fired the man running the investigation into him at the Department of Justice.” This reference to Richard Nixon’s Watergate scandal was an apparent connection to Trump, who sparked a firestorm by suddenly firing James Comey as FBI director earlier this month (although Nixon resigned before he was actually impeached).


Arsenal vs. Chelsea in FA Cup final

The Gunners salvaged their season by shocking the Premier League champion Blues in a well-deserved 2-1 win at Wembley.


Rate of Bad News Puts Trump at Disadvantage NBA Finals: GM hopes 'everybody' doubts Cavs (Yahoo Sports)

Rate of Bad News Puts Trump at DisadvantageJill Wine-Banks, former Watergate special prosecutor, talks with Ari Melber about how technology and social media have changed the pace of news since Watergate, putting Donald Trump at a disadvantage trying to control the Trump-Russia story.


2017 NBA Finals: Cavaliers GM hopes 'everybody says we have no chance'

It's not often that LeBron James' team gets to play the underdog role, so David Griffin is going to milk it for all it's worth.


Trump exalts ‘great win’ for candidate charged with assault Ex-senator, HOF pitcher Jim Bunning dies at 85 (Yahoo Sports)

Trump exalts ‘great win’ for candidate charged with assaultNo other leader at the G-7 meeting mentioned Thursday’s GOP victory in Montana, so President Trump praised it himself.


Jim Bunning, Hall of Fame pitcher and former U.S. Senator, dead at 85

Jim Bunning pitched the seventh perfect game in MLB history as a member of the Philadelphia Phillies.


Obama in Berlin: 'We can't hide behind a wall' Clippers concerned over Paul-to-Spurs rumors (Yahoo Sports)

Obama in Berlin: 'We can't hide behind a wall'Obama in Berlin: 'We can't hide behind a wall'


Report: Chris Paul signing with Spurs 'legitimate concern' for Clippers

Not long ago, Los Angeles expected to re-sign star point guard Chris Paul. Now, who knows?


Portland attack: Man slits throats of would-be heroes who stepped in to stop Islamophobic abuse on MAX train D'oh! Homer Simpson in Baseball Hall of Fame (Yahoo Sports)

Portland attack: Man slits throats of would-be heroes who stepped in to stop Islamophobic abuse on MAX trainWitnesses who saw a triple stabbing on a train in Oregon say it may have been racially motivated, after a man who launched into a racist rant against two Muslim women then attacked passengers when they tried to intervene. The attacker slashed the throats of three people as the Metro Area Express (MAX) train was pulling into a station in the north east corner of Portland – leaving two dead and one injured. Before the stabbing, the assailant on the train was ranting on many topics, using "hate speech or biased language," and then turned his focus on the women, Police Sergeant Pete Simpson said.


Homer Simpson

Homer Simpson was inducted as an honorary member of the Baseball Hall of Fame on Saturday.




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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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