Sepp Blatter stepping down, says FIFA needs 'profound overhaul'
(CNN) FIFA President Sepp Blatter will step down as head of world soccer's governing body but only after the organization's executive committee organizes a fresh vote "for the election of my successor," he said Tuesday. Blatter did not say when the election ...
Sepp Blatter Brings His FIFA Reign to an End
Rogers: Sepp Blatter sees himself as the hero even as he steps down
What's next for FIFA after Sepp Blatter's resignation?
Source: Man fatally shot by Boston police part of terror network
(CNN) A man who was fatally shot by police in Boston on Tuesday was part of a broader terror investigation involving suspected Islamist extremists being tracked by the U.S. Joint Terrorism Task Force, a law enforcement official said. The suspect belonged to ...
Man shot by police was being followed by terrorism task force
Man Shot By FBI in Boston Was Under Surveillance By US Government
Authorities Fatally Shoot Man Under Terrorism Task Force Surveillance In Boston
The New Yorker
UPDATE 1-Bill to curtail US domestic spying advances but political fight looms
(Adds White House comment, intelligence official, Republican intelligence panel lawmaker, paragraphs 13-19). By Patricia Zengerle and Warren Strobel. WASHINGTON, June 2 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate voted to move ahead on Tuesday with a bill that ...
How Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul wound up at daggers-drawn over the NSA
NSA Surveillance Bill Showdown Looms in Senate
Why GOP donors are giving to everyone except Rand Paul
How Caitlyn Jenner's Transition Helped Those Going Through the Same Process
A transgender woman who happened to be going through her transition at the same time as Caitlyn Jenner said that the former Olympian's public announcements helped her own private coming out to her family. “For me, having the Bruce-Caitlyn story in the ...
Why Caitlyn Jenner Was 'Worried' About Her Vanity Fair Cover
Why Caitlyn Jenner is more than a name
You Go Girl: Obama Applauds Jenner Bypassing Twitter Record
The Globe and Mail
Survivor: Chinese cruise ship capsized quickly during violent storm
Jianli County, China (CNN) Most of the passengers on the Eastern Star cruise ship had gone to bed. A violent storm struck and rain pounded the windows with such force that water seeped into the cabins, survivor Zhang Hui told Xinhua, China's state-run ...
Hundreds remain missing after ship sinks in China's Yangtze River
On China's Yangtze River, a Race Against Time to Find Survivors
Hundreds missing after ship carrying 456 sinks in China's Yangtze River
Wall Street Journal
Obama awards Medals of Honor to two World War I soldiers — 97 years after ...
President Obama posthumously awarded two World War I heroes the Medal of Honor on Tuesday, recognizing soldiers whose valor on the battlefields of France had not been recognized with the nation's highest valor award for 97 years due to racial and ...
Obama honours overlooked WWI heroes, 100 years on
President Obama Honors World War I Heroes
Photo Gallery: Medal of Honor
Does the FBI have a secret surveillance air force?
Washington (CNN) The FBI uses a fleet of planes registered under fictitious companies in order to conduct warrantless surveillance during federal, state and local investigations. The surveillance is conducted without a court order, but with oversight from within ...
FBI flying surveillance aircraft over US cities; planes traced to fake companies
FBI keeps tabs on cellphones with aircraft despite Patriot Act expiration
FBI Behind Mysterious Surveillance Aircraft Over Twin Cities
New York Times
First Draft | Nevada, in Blow to Jeb Bush, Opts to Stick With Caucuses
New York Times
The Nevada Legislature adjourned Monday night without voting on a measure that would change the state's presidential nominating process to a primary from a caucus, a blow to Jeb Bush, who was hoping for the switch to a more inclusive way of voting.
Harry Reid intervened on Nevada proposal to switch to primary
Nevada Keeping Caucus System for 2016: AP
Nevada stays with caucus system in blow to Jeb Bush
Huckabee wishes he could've identified as female in high school gym
Washington (CNN) Mike Huckabee says there's a time he wishes he could've been transgender: When it was time to hit the high school showers. If he "could have felt like a woman," the Republican former Arkansas governor said earlier this year, then he ...
Mike Huckabee's puzzling transgender comments suggest a campaign stuck in ...
Mike Huckabee: I should've pretended to be transgender in school to 'shower ...
Huckabee and Duggar: Now showing on Red State reality TV
President Obama to Deliver Eulogy at Beau Biden's Funeral Mass
President Obama will deliver the eulogy at the funeral mass for Beau Biden, former Attorney General of Delaware and son of Vice President Joe Biden, in Delaware this weekend. Beau Biden's life will be honored at a funeral mass Saturday at the St. Anthony ...
Barack Obama to Deliver Eulogy for Beau Biden
Obama to Deliver Eulogy at Beau Biden Funeral
Joe Biden's son Beau Biden's funeral scheduled for Saturday in Delaware