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The Guardian

Asia secure with us, says Obama
The Australian
ON his first of eight days in Asia intended to affirm that the US's “pivot” back to the region remains on course, President Barack Obama yesterday in Tokyo laid down a clear line on a sensitive strategic issue: the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands dispute. In answer to ...
Obama risks angering China on first leg of Japan tripIrish Times
Obama says US-Japan treaty applies to disputed Senkaku Islands ahead of visitFox News
Obama arrives in Japan for first leg of tension-filled Asia tripTimes of India
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Washington Post

Everest avalanche: American climber recounts how Sherpa saved his life
Kathmandu, Nepal (CNN) -- To set foot on Mount Everest is to risk death. Mountaineering tourists and their native Nepali guides both have this on their minds, as they straddle cavernous ravines in the ice. But nothing could have prepared American climber ...
Nepal government to inspect Mt Everest avalanche siteBusiness Standard
Discovery Channel to make documentary Sherpas killed on Mount EverestDaily Mail
Nepal mountaineering officials deny Mount Everest boycott plansNDTV
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National Geographic

Hawaii-bound teen stowaway likely saved by hypothermia
A 15-year-old Santa Clara boy who stowed away in the wheel well of a plane from San Jose on Sunday may have hoped to hop a flight to Africa to visit his mother, but he was lucky to have survived what ended up being a much shorter trip to Hawaii. The boy ...
Stowaway Spent 7 Hours Undetected Before Plane Took OffABC News
How teenage boy stowed away on plane wheel
SJ Stowaway Highlights Broader Security Concerns At US AirportsCBS Local
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S. Korea ferry death toll hits 156 as search gets tougher
JINDO, South Korea (AP) — As the 156th body was pulled from waters where the ferry Sewol sank a week ago, relatives of the nearly 150 still missing pressed the government Wednesday to finish the grim task of recovery soon. But the work was reaching a ...
South Korea ferry disaster: Royal Navy salvage experts join
Grim work of recovering bodies from submerged vessel continued today as ...Daily Mail
South Korea ferry disaster: Service honours victimsBBC News
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Wall Street Journal

Supreme Court Upholds Michigan's Affirmative Action Ban
Wall Street Journal
Where does affirmative action stand now? A splintered Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled 6-2 states may end racial preferences without violating the U.S. Constitution. WSJ's Ashby Jones explains the ruling and the ramifications. WASHINGTON—The Supreme ...
Asian Americans Are The Hidden Bystanders In Michigan Affirmative Action CaseForbes
Supreme Court's Affirmative Action Ruling Was Wrong Because, Newflash ...Bustle
High Court ruling shows a need for new ways to promote diversity on college
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Washington Post

NYPD Twitter campaign backfires in a big way
(CNN) -- It's hard to imagine how the campaign could have gone more wrong from the perspective of police. The New York City Police Department on Tuesday asked folks on Twitter to post photos with its officers, using the hashtag #myNYPD. The response ...
NYPD's social media outreach campaign backfiresFox News
Trending today: NYPD Twitter campaign backfires, Pitbull or Amy? - Cincinnati ...FOX19
NYPD learns valuable lesson asking Twitter users to use a hashtag(multiple names)
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune
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Watch NASA Astronauts Perform a Spacewalk Live
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Washington Post

IRS gave bonuses to employees who owed back taxes. And that's not all.
Washington Post
So, where do you work? That's a question Internal Revenue Service employees must dread. Besides the fact that nobody like paying taxes, the agency's reputation has suffered in the past year because of accusations that it subjected applications for tax ...
IRS gave bonuses to naughty employees IRS makes a supreme case out of ...Politico
Bonus Season at the IRSWall Street Journal
IRS Workers Owing Back Taxes Awarded BonusesChristian Broadcasting Network -Washington Free Beacon
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ABC News

Stephen Colbert Nearly Worked for David Letterman -- Twice
ABC News
Stephen Colbert almost worked for David Letterman -- twice. Colbert, who will take over for the retiring Letterman on CBS' "Late Show" next year, discussed the duo's missed connections Tuesday, his first appearance on the program since he was selected as ...
Stephen Colbert visits David Letterman and new 'Late Show' homeCNN International
David Letterman Welcomes His Replacement, Stephen Colbert, to 'Late Show'
Stephen Colbert's Appearance On Letterman Should Silence the Naysayers ...Bustle
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Albert Pujols' next milestones are more important to the Angels
The victory also brought the Angels another .500, evening the team's record at 10-10 less than a month into the season. For as impressive as Pujols' landmark achievement is, it's mainly the product of his eleven seasons as the best player in baseball with the ...
Angels Fan Returns Albert Pujols' 500th Home Run Ball (Video)
Albert Pujols ought to make things right for fan who returned 500 ballBelleville News Democrat
Albert Pujols Hits 500th Career Home Run (VIDEO)Huffington Post
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