1. Compensation Claims Jump 52% in GM Ignition-Switch Case - Forbes


    SFGate

    Compensation Claims Jump 52% in GM Ignition-Switch Case
    Forbes
    The number of claims alleging death or injury caused by defective ignition switches in General Motors General Motors Co. vehicles surged 51% last week to 675 claims, according to Kenneth Feinberg, head of the company’s restitution fund. Most of the jump …
    GM ignition deaths rise to 21Detroit Free Press
    GM’s ignition switch death toll rises to 21Fortune
    GM expert says 21 deaths eligible for compensationSan Jose Mercury News
    Reuters -wgowam
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  2. Lawmaker who called Sen. Gillibrand ‘chubby’ revealed as … - Fox News


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    Lawmaker who called Sen. Gillibrand ‘chubby’ revealed as …
    Fox News
    In this April 29, 2014 photo, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., arrives at the Time 100 gala in New York. (Reuters). A new report claims to have solved the mystery over which lawmaker made an off-color remark about Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s weight …

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  3. Kenan Thompson to leave ‘Saturday Night Live’ - MiamiHerald.com


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    Kenan Thompson to leave ‘Saturday Night Live’
    MiamiHerald.com
    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. For more information about placing obituaries, …
    Kenan Thompson is NOT leaving ‘Saturday Night Live’USA TODAY
    Kenan Thompson May Not Be Leaving SNLVulture
    Kenan Thompson leaving ‘Saturday Night Live’? Not so fast…Entertainment Weekly
    Hollywood Life -Moviefone
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  4. 400000 People Marched To End Climate Change. These 26 Signs Show Why … - Huffington Post


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    400000 People Marched To End Climate Change. These 26 Signs Show Why
    Huffington Post
    NEW YORK — On Sunday, 400,000 people marched the streets of Manhattan to take a stand against climate change. Said to be the largest-ever demonstration against climate change, the People’s Climate March in New York City drew folks of all stripes: …
    Arrests begin at Wall Street protestPolitico
    People’s Climate Marches tell of growing awareness of global warming problemKansas City Star (blog)
    US to put climate change ‘front and center’ of diplomatic efforts, Kerry vowsThe Guardian
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  5. Kenan Thompson Leaving ‘SNL’ After This Season? (Report) - Just Jared


    Just Jared

    Kenan Thompson Leaving ‘SNL’ After This Season? (Report)
    Just Jared
    Kenan Thompson is reportedly set to leave Saturday Night Live after the upcoming 2014-15 season, according to TMZ. The 36-year-old comedian had hoped to leave the long-running series after the previous season, but he signed on for one more after …

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  6. NASA’s Mars Maven begins study of planet’s atmosphere - Toronto Star


    Toronto Star

    NASA’s Mars Maven begins study of planet’s atmosphere
    Toronto Star
    CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA.—NASA’s Maven spacecraft entered orbit around Mars for an unprecedented study of the red planet’s atmosphere following a 442 million-mile (710 million kilometre) journey that began nearly a year ago. The robotic explorer …

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  7. Frenchman says has been kidnapped by Islamic State offshoot in Algeria: video

    PARIS (Reuters) - A French man purported to have been kidnapped in Algeria on Sunday appeared in a video on Monday saying he had been kidnapped by an Algeria-based Islamic State splinter group the Caliphate Soldiers.

     
  8. Poll: Support for gay marriage may be leveling off - Washington Post


    Poll: Support for gay marriage may be leveling off
    Washington Post
    A new survey from the Pew Research Center indicates American support for gay marriage could be leveling off. The study’s authors caution it’s too soon to draw any definitive conclusion. But the new poll released Monday found a 5 percentage point drop …

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  9. Ebola toll passes 2,800 but ‘contained’ in Senegal, Nigeria : WHO

    FREETOWN (Reuters) - An outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has been largely contained in Senegal and Nigeria, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday, but the disease is still spreading elsewhere and has now killed over 2,811 people in the region.






     
  10. A land war against ISIS?

    Despite fears of “mission creep”, there are many factors that limit the size and scope of the battle against ISIS, says Julian Zelizer.