President Obama says he's "deeply disappointed" with the decision to strike down a provision of the Voting Rights Act, and called on Congress to revamp the law. The ruling "upsets decades of ... more 
President Obama says he's "deeply disappointed" with the decision to strike down a provision of the Voting Rights Act, and called on Congress to revamp the law. The ruling "upsets decades of well-established practices that help make sure voting is fair, especially in places where voting discrimination has been historically prevalent," said the nation's first African-American president in a written statement. SoftBank?s $21.6 billion deal to buy Sprint got the hearty approval of Sprint shareholders, with 98 percent of the votes at a special shareholder meeting cast in favor. This follows Dish dropping out of the bidding for the U.S. carrier, and SoftBank raising its offer. After a fiery and at times odd first day, the trial of George Zimmerman turns its focus to whether the neighborhood watch volunteer targeted others for alleged suspicious activities. less 
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Tue, Jun 25, 2013 1:53 PM EDT