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7:03 am
Sat June 27, 2015

The Craft Sequence: Please Do Judge These Books By Their Covers

Let me tell you the story of how Max Gladstone became one of my favorite writers, which is also the story of why you should all be buying his Craft Sequence books immediately.

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Law
7:00 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Supreme Court Changes Face Of Marriage In Historic Ruling

Gay rights advocates John Lewis (left), and his spouse Stuart Gaffney kiss across the street from City Hall in San Francisco, on Friday following a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide.
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Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 9:32 am

In a historic ruling Friday, the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court declared marriage a fundamental constitutional right not just for opposite-sex couples, but for same-sex couples too.

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Around the Nation
6:43 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Escaped N.Y. Prisoner Richard Matt Fatally Shot By Police

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 9:20 pm

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Law
6:38 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Justice Kennedy's Last Paragraph Sums Up Court's Decision On Same-Sex Marriage

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 9:20 pm

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Around the Nation
5:43 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

President Obama Delivers Eulogy At Funeral For Rev. Clementa Pinckney

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 6:42 pm

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Around the Nation
5:43 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Americans Remain Split On Same-Sex Marriage

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 9:20 pm

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Europe
5:43 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Migrants In Calais, France, Try To Jump Aboard U.K.-Bound Trucks

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 9:20 pm

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Sports
5:43 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

ESPN Brings Betting Talk To The Mainstream

This year's ESPN NCAA basketball coverage did not shy away from talking about the ordinarily sensitive topic of betting as much as it has in the past.
Streeter Lecka Getty Images

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 7:00 pm

Walk into a bar or spend some time in an airport and there's a good chance ESPN is on TV. What happens on its ever-present SportsCenter, airing live 18 times daily, resonates with sports fans around the country. So it matters that over the past couple of years, ESPN has increased coverage of what's always been an extremely sensitive topic for leagues and TV networks — sports betting.

ESPN says it wants to be more direct about a topic broadcasters have dealt with circuitously, often with a wink and nod, rather than in the direct language of gambling.

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Food
4:38 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Drink Beck's? Anheuser-Busch May Owe You A Refund

Originally published on Fri June 26, 2015 6:45 pm

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Commentary
4:38 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Calls To Remove Confederate Flag Challenge Southern Orthodoxy

Originally published on Sat June 27, 2015 10:40 am

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