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7/9/2014 4:22 PM
Top Senate Democrat blocks votes on gun proposals
WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid blocked a parade of campaign-season votes on gun rights today that could have been a political thorn for Democrats seeking to retain control of the chamber in this fall’s elections.

7/9/2014 1:11 PM
Report: U.S. spies on Muslim-Americans
WASHINGTON — An online magazine reported today that the National Security Agency and the FBI covertly scanned the emails of five prominent Muslim-Americans under the government’s secret surveillance program aimed at foreign terrorists and other national security threats.

7/9/2014 12:52 PM
Germans probe 2nd spy case
BERLIN  — German authorities are investigating a second spy case reportedly involving the U.S., a week after the arrest of a German intelligence employee cast a new shadow over relations between the two countries.

7/9/2014 7:05 AM
Storms leave 5 dead in East
SMITHFIELD, N.Y. — Severe thunderstorms packing strong winds swept through a number of Eastern states, killing five people, destroying or damaging numerous houses and leaving nearly 200,000 without power today, officials said.

7/9/2014 11:11 AM
Google connects Glass, charities
WASHINGTON — Google has chosen five charities to develop ideas using Web-connected Google Glass to enhance their work.

7/9/2014 10:46 AM
Maine police get social boost with duck
PORTLAND, Maine  — Police here believe they have quacked the code for finding followers on social media.

7/9/2014 9:11 AM
Snowden seeks extended stay in Russia
MOSCOW — A Russian lawyer for former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden says his client has applied to extend his stay in Russia.

7/9/2014 7:03 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
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7/8/2014 9:27 PM
Man left in jail cell for five days
SAN DIEGO — Four U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration employees saw or heard a handcuffed college student who was kept in a San Diego cell for five days without food or water, but they did nothing because they assumed someone else was responsible, investigators said today in a report that faulted the workers and other officials for an incident that