” Injured Woods may not be ready for Doral title defense “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Steve Keating,Excerpts by:Reuters http://sports.yahoo.com/news/injured-woods-may-not-ready-doral-title-defense-004011086–golf.html DORAL, Florida (Reuters) – Tiger Woods‘s status for this week’s WGC-Cadillac Championship remained uncertain on Tuesday as the reigning champion continued to receive treatment for a […]

” Sisters’ jail visits to accused Boston bomber not confidential: prosecutors “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Scott Malone,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/sisters-jail-visits-accused-boston-bomber-not-confidential-213315920–sector.html BOSTON (Reuters) – Joint prison visits to accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by his sisters and attorneys should not be treated as confidential lawyer-client […]

” Dozens of young Keystone protesters arrested at White House “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Emily Stephenson,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/dozens-young-keystone-protesters-arrested-white-house-204106174–finance.html WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Police arrested dozens of young people protesting the Keystone XL project on Sunday, as demonstrators fastened themselves with plastic ties to the […]

” Georgia state lawmakers OK medical marijuana as seizure treatment “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By David Beasley, Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/georgia-state-lawmakers-ok-medical-marijuana-seizure-treatment-163530980–finance.html ATLANTA (Reuters) – A Georgia measure that would legalize use of a liquid, non-intoxicating form of marijuana for patients with severe seizure disorders has […]

” Massachusetts crime lab tech who faked drug tests was sole ‘bad actor’: state “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Scott Malone,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/massachusetts-crime-lab-tech-faked-drug-tests-sole-190708823.html BOSTON (Reuters) – A former Massachusetts state crime-lab chemist who admitted to faking drug test results was the sole “bad actor” at the facility, but […]

” U.S. justices extend employee whistleblower protections “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Lawrence Hurley, Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/u-justices-extend-employee-whistleblower-protections-151357196–sector.html WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday said whistleblower protections apply not just to publicly traded companies but also to subcontractors that […]

” Zimbabwe’s Mugabe backs Uganda’s anti-gay law “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson Excerpts by: AFP http://news.yahoo.com/zimbabwes-mugabe-backs-ugandas-anti-gay-law-000258706.html Harare (AFP) – Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has thrown his weight behind Uganda’s draconian anti-gay laws and hinted at a crackdown on gays in his own country, […]

” Florida Parents Arrested After Abandoning Three Kids in the Woods “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By JAIME LUTZ, Excerpts by: ABC News http://news.yahoo.com/florida-parents-arrested-abandoning-three-kids-woods-210409132–abc-news-topstories.htlm Florida couple was arrested for abandoning their three young children in the woods, authorities said. Michael and Sarah Butcher, both 30, were first […]

” High-ranking U.S. military officer to stand trial for sex charges “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Kelly Twedell, Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/high-ranking-u-military-officer-stand-trial-sex-150351217.html FORT BRAGG, North Carolina (Reuters) – Army Brigadier General Jeffrey Sinclair’s court-martial on a sexual assault charge that could send him to prison for […]

” Zimmerman lawyer seeks change in Florida trials on ‘stand your ground’ law “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Barbara Liston,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/zimmerman-lawyer-seeks-change-florida-trials-stand-ground-020137230.html   ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) – The lawyer for acquitted killer George Zimmerman said the rules for Florida murder trials should be changed so jurors are […]