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Florida transgender woman beaten to death is 10th US trans murder in 2015

Florida transgender murderA 25-year-old transgender woman was found beaten to death on Tuesday morning outside of the University Area community center in Tampa Bay, Florida, in an incident officials are calling a murder.

The death of the young woman, India Clarke, who was described by family as a “very loving person”, is the 10th transgender homicide in the US this year, according to the National Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP), and is being seen as more evidence of what many are calling an “epidemic of violence”.


Theodore Bikel, 'Sound of Music' star, dies at 91

Theodore Bikel diesActor Theodore Bikel, who appeared in such films as “The Defiant Ones” and “My Fair Lady” and appeared onstage in the musicals “The Sound of Music” and “Fiddler on the Roof,” among others, has died.

Mr. Bikel, who was born in Vienna, played the role of Captain von Trapp in the original 1959 Broadway production of “The Sound of Music” opposite Mary Martin and portrayed protagonist Tevye in the musical “Fiddler on the Roof” more than 2,000 times onstage.


U.S. Appeals Court OKs Tossing Strict North Dakota Abortion Law

NS aborrtion ban overturned by courtA federal appeals court affirmed a ruling Wednesday that struck down one of the most restrictive anti-abortion laws in the country: a North Dakota law that bans abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which can be as early as six weeks into a pregnancy.

The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed with a decision last year from U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland, who ruled the law unconstitutional. The law was approved by the Republican-dominated Legislature in 2013, though it was quickly put on hold after the state's lone abortion clinic filed a lawsuit that July.


Citibank Forced To Pay $700 Million To Customers

CitibankCitibank will be required to pay $700 million to 8.8 million customers for illegal credit card practices, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Tuesday.

Between 2002 and 2013, Citibank sold its credit card customers add-on services that deceptively promised to add payment flexibility by deferring or canceling payments during hard times, and to protect against fraud and identity theft.


Cincinnati Campus Cop Kills Unarmed Black Man

Cincinnati Ampus Cops kill unarmed manA newly engaged dad was fatally shot by a University of Cincinnati cop on Sunday—raising questions about the university force’s authority off campus and adding to the toll of unarmed black men dying in police encounters.

UC officer Ray Tensing pulled over Sam Dubose, 43, a mile from the school because he was missing a front license plate, police announced Monday.

But at some point during the 6:30 p.m. traffic stop, Tensing and the father of 13 allegedly began tussling through the car window. Dubose started driving away and Tensing fired a shot into his head, authorities said.


Texas officials release video in Sandra Bland's jail death

Video released of Bland's deathTexas authorities released a three-hour video on Monday taken from outside a jail cell where an Illinois woman arrested during a traffic stop was found dead.

The video from a motion-operated camera shows there was no activity for 90 minutes in the hallway leading to the cell where authorities say 28-year-old Sandra Bland was found hanged on July 13, three days after her arrest.


Multiple Oklahoma earthquakes felt in South Central Kansas

Oklahoma earthquakesSeveral reports are coming into our newsroom from people who say they felt an earthquake. We've heard from people in Wichita, Derby and as far west as Dodge City, who say they felt the quake.

"All of a sudden it started shaking and it went on for a good five or six seconds. First I felt it a little bit then the glasses behind me started rattling and I was like whoa whoa what's going on, then it was over with," said Rick Patterson, who lives in Park City, Ks.
The magnitude 4.4 quake was recorded 15 miles to the east, northeast of Cherokee, Okla. at 3:15 p.m.


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