Another Follow Up of the Day: Troy Davis Executed

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Another Follow Up of the Day: Troy Davis Executed
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Another Follow Up of the Day: Despite a slew of last-ditch efforts, including an appeal to the Supreme Court of the United States, death row inmate Troy Davis was executed by lethal injection at Georgia Diagnostic Prison near Jackson, Georgia, at precisely 11:08 PM tonight.

A moment of jubilation for supporters came and went as the Supreme Court temporarily delayed the execution s

Breaking News of the Day

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Breaking News of the Day: Americans Shane Bauer and Joshua Fattal have finally left Iran today after being held in Tehran's infamous Evin Prison for the past two years.

The two were detained along with Sarah Shourd by Iranian border guards while hiking in Iraqi Kurdistan near the Iranian border. Shourd was released on bail last year.

Bauer and Fattal were conv

Breaking News of the Day: Plane Crashes Into Stands At Reno Air Races

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Breaking News of the Day: An Unlimited P-51 Mustang plane piloted by Jimmy Leeward of Florida has crashed into the stands at Reno Air Races, killing at least 12 people, and injuring dozens more -- possibly as many as 100.

The plane, nicknamed "Galloping Ghost,"

Breaking News of the Day

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Breaking News of the Day: Redditor Scarbane nails it: NOPE. Chuck Testa.

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Heart-Breaking News of the Day

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Heart-Breaking News of the Day
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Heart-Breaking News of the Day: Tragedy struck the hockey world today as a Yak-42 passenger plane chartered by renowned KHL team Lokomotiv Yaroslavl struck a light post and crashed shortly after takeoff, killing 43 of the 45 people on board.

According to reports, the team's entire roster was killed in the crash, save for winger Alexander

Hurricane Irene News Update II

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Hurricane Irene News Update II
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Hurricane Irene News Update II:

Live Blogs: CNN, NYT, WaPo,

Hurricane Irene News Update

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Hurricane Irene News Update
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Hurricane Irene News Update:

Live Blogs: CNN, NYT, WaPo.

Responses: President Obama: "All indications