New York Times

Punishing 16, Pentagon Says Mistakes Led to Hospital Attack
New York Times
Gen. Joseph L. Votel said that the destruction last October of a Doctors Without Borders trauma center in Afghanistan was caused by a combination of human and equipment errors. Publish Date April 29, 2016. Photo by Josh Smith/Reuters. Watch in Times ...
Pentagon: 2015 strike on Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan was not a war crimeWashington Post
Strike on Afghan hospital last year not a war crime: US militaryReuters
Hospital Bombing in Afghanistan Not a War Crime, Pentagon SaysABC News
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Los Angeles Times

Supreme Court refuses for now to block Texas voter ID law
Los Angeles Times
The Supreme Court has refused for now to block a strict voter identification law in Texas that critics say will make it harder for as many as 600,000 registered voters who lack driver's licenses to cast a ballot this year. The justices turned down an ...
Supreme Court declines to block Texas voter ID law, for nowWashington Post
Supreme Court won't block Texas photo ID law — yetUSA TODAY
Justices Leave Texas Voter ID Law Intact, With a WarningNew York Times
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Los Angeles Times

Protests rage outside Trump rally in Orange County; 17 arrested, police car smashed
Los Angeles Times
Hundreds of demonstrators filled the street outside the Orange County amphitheater where Donald Trump held a rally Thursday night, stomping on cars, hurling rocks at motorists and forcefully declaring their opposition to the Republican presidential ...
At least 20 arrested following violent protests after Southern California Trump rallyFox News
Trump critics clash with police at California rallyWashington Post
Reporter's Notebook: Welcome to California, Mr. TrumpABC News
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Oil rig helicopter crashes off Norwegian coast, 13 presumed dead
OSLO A helicopter ferrying passengers from a Norwegian oil platform crashed in the North Sea on Friday, killing at least 11 of the 13 people on board, rescue officials said. The 11 passengers and two crew on the flight from the Gullfaks B oil platform ...
Helicopter Crash Off Western Norway Kills All 13 OnboardBloomberg
Thirteen Dead After Helicopter Crash in NorwayWall Street Journal
All 13 on board presumed dead after oil-rig helicopter crash off NorwayLos Angeles Times
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ABC News

Laremy Tunsil thrust into draft's spotlight for wrong reasons
With a bong, a gas mask, a reportedly hacked Twitter account and a tumble down the first round, tackle Laremy Tunsil became the unintended story of Thursday night. A little more than two weeks ago, the left tackle was arguably the best player in the ...
NFL draft: Winners and losers from Thursday night's first roundUSA TODAY
Roger Goodell unaware of Laremy Tunsil video until after pickESPN
Roger Goodell on Tunsil's slide: It's 'what makes the draft so exciting' -ABC News -SB Nation -New York Times
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Obama to make 'smart guns' push
President Barack Obama is opening a new front in the gun control debate, readying a big push for so-called smart gun technology — an initiative that the gun lobby and law enforcement rank and file is already mobilizing against. As early as Friday ...
President Obama's smart gun enthusiasm has some police officials recoilingNew York Daily News

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FAA Investigating 2 Emergency Landings at Philadelphia International Airport
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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating two emergency landings this morning at Philadelphia International Airport. Both incidents occurred just after 8 a.m. ET, according to an FAA spokesperson. American Eagle 4518, operated by ...
UPDATE 1-Philadelphia flights briefly halted after two planes report problemsReuters
Emergency landing delays flights at Philadelphia airportUSA TODAY
Flights Grounded at Philadelphia Airport After Plane Makes Emergency -CNBC -NBC 10 Philadelphia
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Oklahoma legislature will fix sodomy law, lawmaker says
(CNN) An Oklahoma lawmaker is promising to close what he called a "court-created loophole" in state law that blocked the prosecution of a teenager accused of sexually assaulting a drunken girl two years ago and set off cries of protest around the nation.
Ruling in Oklahoma Rape Case Is a Reminder That Many States Still Have Terrible Sexual Assault LawsJezebel
Oklahoma Says Drunk Girls Cant Get Raped and the Other Worst Rape Laws in the U.S.Daily Beast
Oklahoma Court: Making an Unconscious Victim Perform Oral Sex Isn't Sexual AssaultSlate Magazine (blog)
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First Read: What Boehner vs. Cruz Reveals About Trump's Success
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter. How Boehner-vs.-Cruz reveals why "Stop Trump" has been stopped in its tracks. advertisement.
Cruz's latest fight with fellow Republicans is a reminder: Many don't like the guyWashington Post
Out of Office, Ex-Speaker John Boehner Gleefully Releases Mute ButtonNew York Times
A Satanist Explains Why Ted Cruz Is Not, in Fact, LuciferSlate Magazine (blog)
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Green Beret who beat Afghan official over alleged child assault to stay in Army
Washington (CNN) The U.S. Army has reversed a decision to discharge a Green Beret for kicking and body slamming an Afghan police commander accused of sexually assaulting a boy. The Army said in a statement Thursday night that Sgt. 1st Class Charles ...
Army won't discharge Green Beret who beat up accused child rapistThe Hill
In Dramatic Reversal, Army Retains Green Beret Who Roughed Up Child Rapist in AfghanistanTown Hall
Decorated Green Beret Won't Be Forced out of Army for Assault of Afghan OfficerABC News -The San Diego Union-Tribune
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