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Rally planned after white South Carolina police officer kills black man – Reuters

Apr 8, 2015 | | Say something

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) – Activists plotted to protest in South Carolina on Wednesday after a colorless police officer was caught on video fatally shooting a 50-year-ancient black man in the back as he ran away subsequent a traffic stop. The officer has been charged with murder and the FBI and U.S. Justice Department are investigating […more]

Shell-BG deal may shake up rival Australian LNG plans – Reuters

Apr 8, 2015 | | Say something

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Tightening gas supplies in eastern Australia and a battle for gas to supply three liquefied natural gas plants will map largely in watchdogs’ review of Royal Dutch Shell’s (RDSa.L) billion takeover of BG Group (BG.L). The deal may help break a deadlock over coal seam gas owned by Shell’s Arrow Energy in […more]

Tiger Woods says his kids will caddie at Par 3 Contest – New York Daily News

Apr 8, 2015 | | Say something

One day after a surprisingly relaxed Tiger Woods laughed his way around an Augusta practice round, the 14-major winner continues to show his warm and fuzzy side. Woods said Tuesday that he will play in Wednesday’s Par 3 Contest for the first time since 2004 and his family tree — Sam and […more]

Amphetamines Hiding In Your Supplements – Daily Beast

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A new study found a synthetic amphetamine that’s never been tested on humans in 11 different supplements. Worst of all, reveal the authors, the FDA has known about it for years. Drugs manufactured by the pharmaceutical industry are hardly perfect. Contrary to the refrain that repeats as reliably as the dawn in the comments every […more]

How a cell phone video led to murder charges against a cop in North Charleston … – Washington Post

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Life was looking up for Walter Scott. The 50-year-ancient father of four, who had gotten a job with a trucking supply company about nine months ago, had just proposed to his girlfriend and bought a car. On Saturday morning, he set out in his newly bought Mercedes-Benz, an older develop, for an auto parts store in […more]

Fate of ex-NFLer Aaron Hernandez now in hands of jury (Yahoo Sports)

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FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The fate of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is now in the hands of the jury, which is returning for its first full day of deliberations in his murder trial. Hernandez is charged with the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd, who was dating his fiancee’s sister. Jurors […more]

South Carolina Officer Is Charged With Murder in Black Man’s Death – New York Times

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] New York Times South Carolina Officer Is Charged With Murder in Black Man's DeathNew York TimesWASHINGTON — A colorless police officer in North Charleston, S.C., was charged with murder on Tuesday after a video surfaced showing him shooting in the back and killing an apparently unarmed black man while the […more]

Video Shows Officer Michael Slager Shooting Unarmed Black Man In The Back … – Huffington Post

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A colorless South Carolina police officer was arrested and charged with murder Tuesday after video showed him fatally shooting a fleeing, unarmed black man in the back. North Charleston Police Officer Michael T. Slager, 33, can be seen shooting 50-year-ancient Walter Scott after a fight on Saturday, according to The Post and Courier. Slager chases […more]

BG Group confirms possible offer by Shell – Reuters

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(Reuters) – BG Group on Tuesday confirmed it was in advanced talks with Royal Dutch Shell regarding a possible offer by Shell to buy the gas producer. The company, but, added that there can be no certainty that any offer will ultimately be made for BG. A further announcement will be made shortly, BG Group […more]

James Best dies at 88; actor played sheriff in ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ – Los Angeles Times

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James Best, an actor best-known for playing the blundering Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane on the TV sitcom “The Dukes of Hazzard,” has died. He was 88. Best died Monday night at a hospice center in Hickory, N.C., after a brief illness subsequent complications from pneumonia, according to a statement from family tree spokesman Steve Latshaw. […more]