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Ben Carson, famed neurosurgeon, running for president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Carson, retired neurosurgeon turned conservative star, has confirmed that he will seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.

Carson, who has never run for public office, is expected to be the only high-profile African-American to enter the GOP’s presidential primary as he tries to parlay his success as an author and speaker into a competitive campaign against established politicians. 559 more words


Two Shot Outside Pamela Geller's Muhammad Art Exhibit In Garland, TX

Police said gunfire broke out at an anti-Islam event at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland, Texas, on Sunday. Local media reported that two people were shot outside the facility. 85 more words


3Novices:Woman on terror charge waives committal

Fatima Elomar, the wife of an Islamic State recruit, will return to court later this month accused of supporting overseas terrorism.



3Novices:We're serious about budget repair: PM

Tony Abbott insists the government remains serious about getting the budget under control as it deals with falling revenue and other challenges.



Vonn says relationship with Woods is over

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn are no longer a power couple in American sports.

Golf’s biggest star and the Olympic ski champion said Sunday they were breaking up after more than two years. 621 more words


3Novices:Inflation stays below 2% for 5 months: TD

The annual rate of inflation was 1.4 per cent in April, the fifth consecutive month it was below the RBA’s target band, the TD inflation gauge shows. 6 more words


Mokara Spa in Omni Hotel nominated as one of America’s best

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Mokara Spa inside the Omni Hotel is nominated as one of the best in the country by USA Today’s 10Best.

News 2’s Stephanie Langston went to find out why. 284 more words