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  1. Swollen Texas rivers prompt evacuations, severe weather kills 21 - Reuters


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    Swollen Texas rivers prompt evacuations, severe weather kills 21
    Reuters
    DALLAS More heavy rain caused Texas rivers to overflow their banks and prompted widespread evacuations on Friday after a week of historic storms flooded Houston, killed at least 21 people and damaged more than 4,000 buildings. Thousands of cars were ...
    Latest on flooding: Flooded Dallas highway to stay closedWashington Post
    Officials: Brazos River Flooding To WorsenCBS Local
    Scores of people trapped, rescued from flash flooding in North TexasFox News
    Chron.com -CBC.ca
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  2. Payments by Hastert Linked to Report of Sexual Abuse - New York Times


    New York Times

    Payments by Hastert Linked to Report of Sexual Abuse
    New York Times
    WASHINGTON — J. Dennis Hastert, the former Republican speaker of the House of Representatives, was paying a man to not say publicly that Mr. Hastert had sexually abused him decades ago, according to two people briefed on the evidence uncovered in ...
    Dennis Hastert Paid to Hide Sexual Relationship With Student: OfficialNBCNews.com
    Illinois was preparing to build a statue of Denny Hastert — until he told it not toWashington Post (blog)
    Dennis Hastert made payments to conceal sexual misconduct, sources sayLos Angeles Times
    Huffington Post -CNN -Reuters
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  3. Ross Ulbricht, Creator of Silk Road Website, Is Sentenced to Life in Prison - New York Times


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    Ross Ulbricht, Creator of Silk Road Website, Is Sentenced to Life in Prison
    New York Times
    Ross W. Ulbricht, the founder of Silk Road, a notorious online marketplace for the sale of heroin, cocaine, LSD and other illegal drugs, was sentenced to life in prison on Friday in Federal District Court in Manhattan. Mr. Ulbricht, 31, was sentenced by the judge ...
    Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Sentenced to Life in PrisonWall Street Journal
    Silk Road founder gets life for creating online drug siteWashington Post
    Silk Road Mastermind Ross Ulbricht Sentenced to Life in PrisonNBCNews.com
    Reuters -Bloomberg -Fortune
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  4. Bernie Sanders describes 'rape fantasy' in bizarre 1972 essay - New York Daily News


    New York Daily News

    Bernie Sanders describes 'rape fantasy' in bizarre 1972 essay
    New York Daily News
    Longshot presidential candidate Bernie Sanders may have just tripped over one of the third rails of politics — rape. A bizarre essay from 1972 in which Sanders described a woman having sex while she “fantasizes being raped by three men simultaneously” ...
    Bernie Sanders is so hot right nowWashington Post (blog)
    Why Bernie Sanders' Decades-Old Rape Fantasies Matter to 2016Bloomberg
    Bernie Sanders' Sexually Explicit Essay ResurfacesABC News
    Washington Times -Daily Mail -Boston Globe (subscription)
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  5. Bill Clinton pens letter to foundation donors - Politico


    Politico

    Bill Clinton pens letter to foundation donors
    Politico
    Former President Bill Clinton is pushing back against the controversies swirling around his family's foundation and vexing Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. “It's the political season in America, so the purpose and impact of the efforts your support makes ...
    Bill Clinton Writes Supporters to Defend FoundationWall Street Journal (blog)
    Bill Clinton: Foundation Remains a Nonpartisan CharityABC News
    Bill Clinton to Donors: I Feel Your PainDaily Beast
    Deseret News
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