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Opinion: Secrecy and Sandusky trial

CNN - Top Stories - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:53
If you've survived sexual abuse, you may be watching the Sandusky trial to see how victims are treated. The news is both good and bad.
Categories: CNN, News

Man killed after crane collapses

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:37
A man dies and another is seriously injured after a crane collapses in central Glasgow.
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Without Michael, Jackson brothers prepare to tour

AP - U.S. News - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:37
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) -- Guided by a thumping bass line from their backing band, the Jackson brothers strut forward to a row of four microphones, thrusting their pelvises along the way, before launching into "Can't Let Her Get Away," a song their superstar sibling released on his "Dangerous" album. If they had afros and matching powder blue suits, it might feel like 1977 again....
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Church-abuse victim faces trial for beating priest

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Opening statements were scheduled to begin Wednesday in the trial of a man accused of beating an aging Jesuit priest who he says molested him and his younger brother more than 35 years ago.

William Lynch has said the priest abused him and his brother during ...

VIDEO: Assange faces arrest, say police

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:26
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who is seeking asylum at Ecuador's London embassy, faces arrest for breaching his bail, police say.
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VIDEO: Vigilantes threaten to 'kneecap criminals'

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:23
A group of armed vigilantes in Northern Ireland is persuading parents to hand over their children to be shot as a punishment, if they have been involved in drug-dealing or anti-social behaviour.
Categories: BBC, News

Blatter eyes goal-line technology

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:14
Fifa president Sepp Blatter renews his call for the introduction of goal-line technology after Ukraine's disputed 'goal' against England.
Categories: BBC, News

No charge for US killer of rapist

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:09
A father who found his five-year-old daughter being raped in rural Texas, then beat the attacker to death will not be charged, prosecutors say.
Categories: BBC, News

'No, you don't have to hug Grandma'

CNN - Top Stories - Wed, 2012-06-20 08:07
My daughter occasionally goes on a hugging and kissing strike.
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Testimony nears end in Sandusky's abuse trial

BELLEFONTE, Pa — A jury could hear from Jerry Sandusky himself as the former Penn State assistant football coach's child sex abuse trial nears its end.

Sandusky and attorney Joe Amendola didn't answer questions as they arrived at court Wednesday morning.

Amendola hinted in last week's opening statements that Sandusky ...

How much football can you talk about to a non-fan?

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 07:38
How much football chat is it polite to have with a non-fan?
Categories: BBC, News

New Obama ads target Romney record as governor

AP - Politics - Wed, 2012-06-20 07:33
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's re-election campaign is running new television ads targeting Republican rival Mitt Romney's record as Massachusetts governor....

One in four in IRA 'informers'

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 07:15
One in four IRA members, including some in the highest echelons, were informers, the Smithwick tribunal is told.
Categories: BBC, News

Day in pictures: 20 June 2012

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 07:08
24 hours of news photos: 20 June
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Florida Sen. Rubio keeps mum on Romney's VP search

AP - Politics - Wed, 2012-06-20 07:03
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Florida Sen. Marco Rubio isn't shedding much light on Mitt Romney's search for a running mate even after the Republican presidential candidate said his campaign was checking out Rubio....

'More N Ireland attacks to come'

BBC - News - Wed, 2012-06-20 06:56
Northern Ireland vigilante group defends community shootings
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