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Missouri execution case heads to US supreme court after stay vacated

A federal appeals court has vacated a stay of execution for a Missouri death row inmate, and the case is now heading to the US supreme court.<p>John Middleton was originally scheduled to die one minute after midnight on Wednesday for killing three people in 1995.<p>A US district judge granted a stay less …

King Juan Carlos of Spain abdicating

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1081000/1081267_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1526841681_809feeee18f43d63a51506f47d73f522<p><b>King Juan Carlos of Spain has announced his intention to abdicate, after nearly 40 years on the throne.</b><p>"A new generation must be at the forefront... …

Europe

Democrats Induce Panic To Raise Money Before 2014 Election: "All Hope Is Lost"

The right has Benghazi, the Veterans Affairs scandal, Dr. Ben Carson and Obamacare. Democrats may have something even more powerful: liberal fear and …

Can a Democrat win in Mississippi?

Former Rep. Travis Childers voted against the Affordable Care Act, opposes new restrictions on gun sales, believes marriage is between a man and a woman, and describes himself as “disenchanted” in many ways with the national Democratic Party.<p>And Tuesday, he could suddenly become one of the party’s …

Christie: 'Dumb' to reject Alexander

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gave a full-throated endorsement to Sen. Lamar Alexander’s reelection campaign on Friday, warning voters not to do anything “dumb” by sending someone else to Washington.<p>In town to headline a GOP fundraiser, Christie swooped through Alexander’s Memphis campaign office …

Mississippi Senate race tops Tuesday's 8 primaries

WASHINGTON (AP) — Strange, unsavory twists in Mississippi's Senate Republican race are grabbing the most attention of Tuesday's primary elections in …

Mitt Romney Picks the Winners in 2014

He may have been a dud with voters, but the former GOP nominee knows how to spot success in others—all the candidates he’s endorsed this cycle have …

California election turnout could be 'embarrassingly low'

Election fails to generate much interest in voters<p>Poll workers could be some of the loneliest people in California on Tuesday, with all signs pointing toward what could be the lowest primary election turnout in state history.<p>"There's very little awareness," said Joe Canciamilla, Contra Costa …

Cantor unleashes red meat mailings

Photos of Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. Bragging about blocking immigration reform. This is what it looks like when Eric Cantor is trying to gin up the right wing.<p>As he readies for his June 10 primary, the House majority leader is blanketing his Richmond-area district with red meat mailings to …

Paper owner's jet crew had flown together 10 years

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The flight crew that died in a fiery crash aboard Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz's private plane this weekend had …

Peru postpones coca crop destruction

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru's president is indefinitely postponing plans to forcibly eradicate coca fields in the world's top cocaine-producing …

Bowe Bergdahl 'a deserter who cost soldiers' lives', say US army comrades

American prisoner of war freed in deal with the Taliban abandoned his post in Afghanistan and six soldiers died looking for him, it has been alleged<p>Former military comrades of Bowe Bergdahl have called the released American prisoner of war a deserter whose “selfish” actions costs the lives of six …

Afghanistan

Russia To Submit U.N. Resolution on Ukraine as 5 Die in Luhansk

MOSCOW - Five pro-Russian separatists were killed and seven Ukrainian guards wounded Monday in clashes near Luhansk in eastern Ukraine.<p>The fighting began in the early hours of the morning in the area, where the separatists are trying to take control of the Ukrainian border control posts.<p>Local …

Russia

U.S. unveils sweeping plan to slash power plant pollution | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. power sector must cut carbon dioxide emissions 30 percent by 2030 from 2005 levels under federal regulations unveiled on Monday that form the centerpiece of the Obama administration’s climate change strategy.<p>Steam rises from the stakes of the coal-fired Jim Bridger …