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Rape Allegation, Race, Glare Of National Media Divide Town

By Kimberlee Kruesi | May 30
Allegations of prolonged racist taunts and physical abuse were revealed this month when an Idaho family filed a $10 million lawsuit against their school district.

Cellphone Radiation Study Raises Concerns Despite Low Risk

By Seth Borenstein | May 30
A new federal study of the potential dangers of cellphone radiation, conducted in rats, found a slight increase in brain tumors in males.

Now Gawker Has Its Own Billionaire Backer, Sort Of

May 30
The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground of sorts for Silicon Valley tycoons as well.

Beijing Tracks the Elderly As They Take Buses, Go Shopping

By Louise Watt | May 30
These days, when people over 80 in Beijing take a bus, see a doctor or spend money, their activities are digitally tracked by the government, as part of an effort to improve services for the country's rapidly growing elderly population.

Sam Mendes: It's Time for A New James Bond Director

By Jill Lawless | May 30
The acclaimed British director of "Skyfall" and "Spectre" said Saturday he will not direct the next installment in the popular spy series that started with Sean Connery's startling 1962 performance in "Dr. No."

North Dakota Ballot Measure Pits Family vs. Corporate Farms

By Blake Nicholson | May 30
North Dakota's hog and dairy industries are hoping voters will bless state lawmakers' decision to allow non-family corporations to own operations, but it could be a tough sell.

Texas Trying Revamped Sex Offender Treatment Program

By Betsy Blaney | May 30
Outside of a struggling West Texas town, about a mile from the high school, sits a one-story brick building, its perimeter fencing topped with razor wire. Since last fall, it's been home to some of Texas' most violent sex offenders.

NY Post Ties Bill Clinton with Neighbor Known as 'The Energizer'

May 30
The New York Post - not the most friendly media outlet to Hillary Clinton - ran a story on Monday that ties Bill Clinton with one of his wealthy neighbors when his wife isn't around.

Sky High: NYC 'Trophy Apartment' Could List for $250 Million

By Verena Dobnik | May 30
Billionaires' Row. That's what New York real estate experts have dubbed a lineup of a half-dozen new superluxury skyscrapers overlooking Central Park that are home to some of the world's most expensive apartments.

UN Health Agency Rejects Call To Postpone Rio Olympics

By Geir Moulson | May 30
The World Health Organization on Saturday rejected a call from 150 health experts to consider postponing or moving the Rio Summer Olympics due to the Zika virus.

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