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Notebook shows bizarre scribblings of Colo. shooter

Prosecutors say the writings of James Holmes in a notebook are evidence of his plot to kill; Holmes' defense says it demonstrates his insanity

Flood-weary Houston gets more rain as crews search for the missing

Authorities confirm 2 more storm-related deaths, raising combined Texas and Oklahoma death toll to 19 people

Pentagon: Military mistakenly shipped live anthrax samples

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Pentagon: Military mistakenly shipped live anthrax samples
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it is investigating what the Pentagon called an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to at least one, and perhaps as many as nine, laboratories that expected to receive dead spores.

IRS tax information hack traced to Russia: CNN

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IRS tax information hack traced to Russia: CNN
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Internal Revenue Service believes the theft of about 100,000 taxpayers' personal data from its computer system originated in Russia, CNN reported on Wednesday. The tax agency's criminal unit is leading an investigation into the cyber attack, in which criminals stole information through an online IRS application over the course of four months, and the Treasury Department's inspector general and Department of Homeland Security are also looking into the breach, CNN said. ...

How Inside Amy Schumer Pulled Off the Perfect Cosby Sketch

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How Inside Amy Schumer Pulled Off the Perfect Cosby Sketch
Head writer Jessi Klein on the "court of public opinion" concept
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Singapore Airlines plane loses power (midflight) in both engines

A flight from Singapore to Shanghai temporarily lost power to both engines, prompting an investigation. CBS News correspondent Kris Van Cleave has more.

Blatter: We "welcome" arrest of corrupt FIFA members

Embattled FIFA president insists one of two criminal probes was "set in motion" by his organization, even though several members were arrested

Letter to Obama cited at Washington Post reporter's trial in Iran

Jason Rezaian is being tried on allegations of "espionage for the hostile government of the United States"

U.S. charges top FIFA officials with bribery

Several FIFA officials were arrested, accused in a bribery scandal. Financial Times reporter Matt Garrahan joins CBSN with more on how it'll affect one of ... more

ISIS using Roman ruins for executions, activists say

First known use of 2,000-year-old theater in Palmyra, Syria, by extremists since taking it

Walmart Settles Accident Lawsuit with Actor Tracy Morgan

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Walmart Settles Accident Lawsuit with Actor Tracy Morgan
The "30 Rock" star filed the lawsuit after a truck for the retailing giant crashed into his limo
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Mother Pleads For Violence To Stop As 4-Year-Old Daughter Recovers From Shooting

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Mother Pleads For Violence To Stop As 4-Year-Old Daughter Recovers From Shooting
As her daughter recovers from brain surgery, a young mother makes a plea for those who shot her this weekend, reports WBBM's Nancy Hardy.

A look inside FIFA's bribe machine

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Jose Hawilla bribed FIFA officials for decades to skim off the top of the sport's billions in profits.

FIFA corporate sponsors worried but not leaving

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A look inside FIFA's bribe machine

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Few soccer fans have ever heard of the Traffic Group, the Brazilian sports marketing firm, or its founder Jose Hawilla.

Could this be the world's first known murder?

Signs of trauma to a 430,000-year-old skull may be evidence of a prehistoric homicide

NOAA's 2015 hurricane season forecast: What to expect

The persistence of El Niño in the Pacific could contribute to very different conditions on the East and West Coasts

EPA issues final rule protecting drinking water

New regulations bolster the Clean Water Act with specific protections to shield small streams and wetlands from pollution

Android tips: How to use an important security feature you probably don’t know about

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If your Android phone’s performance has gotten noticeably worse, it might be because it’s being plagued by a malicious app you’ve unwittingly installed. As GreenBot ... more

Ellen Pao says diversity will improve in Silicon Valley when more people tell their stories

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Ellen Pao says diversity will improve in Silicon Valley when more people tell their stories
This year, former venture capitalist Ellen Pao captivated Silicon Valley by suing her former firm, Kleiner Perkins, alleging gender discrimination. Pao lost the case, and hasn't yet said ... more

Is this the beginning of the end for the Fifa that Blatter built?

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Is this the beginning of the end for the Fifa that Blatter built?
Charges and arrests of officials put question mark over the ability of Sepp Blatter to survive another scandalThe stylish lobby of the five-star Baur au ... more

Coca-Cola says corruption has 'tarnished' the World Cup

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Coca-Cola says corruption has 'tarnished' the World Cup
Hours after news of the ‘hijacking’ accusations broke, Coca-Cola became the first major sponsor to call for Fifa to put its house in orderCoca-Cola, one ... more

The FBI may have struck at Fifa but soccer in the US has been tarnished

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The FBI may have struck at Fifa but soccer in the US has been tarnished
Wednesday’s arrests raise questions about some figures who are deeply involved in the soccer business in the United StatesSo, in the most extraordinary fashion, the ... more

Hernandez Gets 8th Win, Mariners Beat Rays 3-0

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Hernandez gets 8th win, Cruz hits 18th homer, Mariners beat Rays 3-0 for 3-game sweep

BASE Jumpers Pushed to Remote, No-Rules Sites

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Devil-may-care culture, inherent danger push BASE jumpers into remote regions with no rules

How Inside Amy Schumer Pulled Off the Perfect Cosby Sketch

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How Inside Amy Schumer Pulled Off the Perfect Cosby Sketch
Head writer Jessi Klein on the "court of public opinion" concept
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UCLA's David Berg, John Savage earn Pac-12 baseball honors

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UCLA's David Berg, John Savage earn Pac-12 baseball honors
UCLA’s David Berg was named Pac-12 pitcher of the year, USC’s Garrett Stubbs the defensive player of the year and UCLA’s John Savage the conference’s ... more

Irvine bucks the trend as council votes to repeal living wage law

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Irvine bucks the trend as council votes to repeal living wage law
When Irvine adopted a living wage ordinance nearly eight years ago, the suburban city in the heart of Orange County was cheered for its progressive ... more

Britain's Tony Blair resigns as U.N. Middle East envoy

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Britain's Tony Blair resigns as U.N. Middle East envoy
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair announced in a letter to the United Nations chief on Wednesday that he will step down as the world ... more

Walmart Settles Accident Lawsuit with Actor Tracy Morgan

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Walmart Settles Accident Lawsuit with Actor Tracy Morgan
The "30 Rock" star filed the lawsuit after a truck for the retailing giant crashed into his limo
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Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, found dead

"We've lost a family member," Bono said of the band's tour manager of more than 30 years. "He is irreplaceable"

Screech from "Saved By The Bell" on trial

Actor Dustin Diamond, best known for his role on "Saved By The Bell," is on trial for allegedly stabbing a man. "48 Hours" Crimesider's Michelle ... more

Broadway's box office and attendance figures hit records

Premium prices and a steady stream of more shows helped boost the Great White Way to record highs for the third season in a row

"Comedians in Cars" teases "Seinfeld" reunion

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is among Jerry Seinfeld's guests on the next season of his Web series

Netflix renews "Grace and Frankie" for season 2

Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin will be back in 2016 for another go at their Netflix original series

A growing danger in grilling season

Metal brushes used for cleaning grills can get into food and cause serious intestinal damage

Newer birth control pills raise risk of blood clots

Birth control pills are still safe, researchers say, but there are issues to consider

Report: KMW, Nexter to sign merger agreement

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Report: KMW, Nexter to sign merger agreement
Richard TomkinsDUSSELDORF, Germany, May 27 (UPI) -- Large Franco-German defense industry merger said to be in offing.

How accurate are genetic test results?

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Experts say genetic testing for medical conditions may not be as foolproof as many people believe

Nicole Richie, Joel Madden list family home for $3.5 million

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Nicole Richie, Joel Madden list family home for $3.5 million
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, May 27 (UPI) -- Nicole Richie and husband Joel Madden listed their longtime Hollywood Hills home for $3.5 million amid divorce rumors.