Obama's Brother Backs Out of Interview, First Female Native American Federal Judge Confirmed, Aaron Hernandez Accused of Two More Murders: P.M. Links


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    President Obama's half-brother Mark Obama Ndesandjo backed out of an interview with Dinesh D'Souza because D'Souza has been indicted for violating federal campaign financing laws.

  • The Senate confirmed Diane Humetewa as the first ever female Native American to become a federal judge.
  • General Motors today announced a recall on 2.7 million cars, bring their total recall count this year to 10 million vehicles.
  • Hundreds of workers from McDonald's, Burger King, and other fast food restaurants went on strike for higher wages in the U.S. and worldwide. Line cooks of the world, unite!
  • North Dakota is appealing a decision by a federal judge who in April struck down the state's anti-abortion law. It prohibits abortions after a heartbeat can be detected.
  • Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been indicted for a double homicide drive-by shooting that took place in 2012 (not to be confused with the 2013 slaying he's already accused of). 

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