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Broken water main floods UCLA; drivers rescued - seattlepi.com

New York Daily NewsBroken water main floods UCLA; drivers rescuedseattlepi.comLOS ANGELES (AP) — A broken water main near the UCLA campus spewed water some 30 feet in the air Tuesday, stranding cars and people in underground parking structures and covering parts of campus in ankle-deep water, inc...[read more]

Colorado Clerk Told to Stop Issuing Gay Marriage Licenses - New York Times

USA TODAYColorado Clerk Told to Stop Issuing Gay Marriage LicensesNew York TimesDENVER — The Colorado Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered a county clerk in Boulder to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, halting the practice a month after a handful of county clerks had defied a ban in...[read more]

Poll Finds Support for Treating Child Migrants as Refugees - New York Times

New York TimesPoll Finds Support for Treating Child Migrants as RefugeesNew York TimesUnaccompanied children were detained at a border patrol station in McAllen, Tex., earlier in July. Credit Rick Loomis/Associate Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue r...[read more]

Small plane causes a stir when it lands on sand in Miami Beach - MiamiHerald.com

Fox NewsSmall plane causes a stir when it lands on sand in Miami BeachMiamiHerald.comThe cover photo of Jafet Cordeiro's Facebook page shows his gold-and-black Cessna Skyhawk parked on a non-descript runway. On Tuesday, the plane was resting in a much more scenic spot: behind a luxury condominium...[read more]

Tech Companies Reel as NSA's Spying Tarnishes Reputations - Bloomberg

BloombergTech Companies Reel as NSA's Spying Tarnishes ReputationsBloombergU.S. technology companies are in danger of losing more business to foreign competitors if the National Security Agency's power to spy on customers isn't curbed, researchers with the New America Foundation said in a report ...[read more]

George Zimmerman Acting as Unpaid Security Guard for Florida Shop That Sells ... - Atlanta Black Star

ABC NewsGeorge Zimmerman Acting as Unpaid Security Guard for Florida Shop That Sells ...Atlanta Black StarPompanoPats George Zimmerman, the man who can't seem to go a week without another outrageous headline, is making news again: He has reportedly been acting as an unpaid security guard for a Fl...[read more]

East Texas marijuana fields valued at $175 million - Boston Herald

East Texas marijuana fields valued at $175 millionBoston HeraldGOODRICH, Texas — East Texas authorities say they have cleared more than two dozen marijuana fields that contained about 100,000 plants worth an estimated $175 million. Chief Deputy Byron Lyons from the Polk County Sheriff's Office te...[read more]

Washington Ferry With Hundreds Aboard Loses Power - ABC News

CBS LocalWashington Ferry With Hundreds Aboard Loses PowerABC NewsA Washington state ferry lost power on the ferry system's busiest route Tuesday, stranding hundreds of passengers in the Puget Sound until the vessel could be towed to the dock. The Tacoma was traveling from Seattle to Bainbridge I...[read more]

3 sites make shortlist for new FBI headquarters - The Star Democrat

Roll Call3 sites make shortlist for new FBI headquartersThe Star DemocratWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Bureau of Investigation would move its headquarters from a storied, decades-old home in the nation's capital to a new location in the suburbs under a federal government proposal released Tuesday...[read more]

NRSC Chairman: Senate Map Has Expanded to 12 States - Roll Call

Fox NewsNRSC Chairman: Senate Map Has Expanded to 12 StatesRoll CallNational Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Jerry Moran said Tuesday the GOP's pickup opportunities have expanded to around a dozen states — twice as many as needed to take control of the Senate. “I think we have a good map...[read more]