DAILY E-LERT

 

Thursday, July 30, 2015

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

  Ethiopian opposition urges Obama to keep up pressure

Eric Garner grand jury minutes to stay private, New York court rules

University of Virginia graduates sue Rolling Stone over rape story

Myanmar frees 6,966 prisoners ahead of polls

New Jersey announces plans for police body cameras

 

Shrinking number of law graduates boosts employment rate for class of 2014

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