"O Canada," the national anthem of our neighbors up north, comes in two official versions — English and French. They share a melody, but differ in meaning.

Let the record show: neither version of those lyrics contains the phrase "all lives matter."

But at the 2016 All-Star Game, the song got an unexpected edit.

At Petco Park in San Diego, one member of the Canadian singing group The Tenors — by himself, according to the other members of the group — revised the anthem.

School's out, and a lot of parents are getting through the long summer days with extra helpings of digital devices.

How should we feel about that?

Police in Baton Rouge say they have arrested three people who stole guns with the goal of killing police officers. They are still looking for a fourth suspect in the alleged plot, NPR's Greg Allen reports.

"Police say the thefts were at a Baton Rouge pawn shop early Saturday morning," Greg says. "One person was arrested at the scene. Since then, two others have been arrested and six of the eight stolen handguns have been recovered. Police are still looking for one other man."

A 13-year-old boy is among those arrested, Greg says.

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After an international tribunal invalidated Beijing's claims to the South China Sea, Chinese authorities have declared in no uncertain terms that they will be ignoring the ruling.

The Philippines brought the case to the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, objecting to China's claims to maritime rights in the disputed waters. The tribunal agreed that China had no legal authority to claim the waters and was infringing on the sovereign rights of the Philippines.

Donald Trump is firing back at Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg after she disparaged him in several media interviews. He tweeted late Tuesday that she "has embarrassed all" with her "very dumb political statements" about the candidate. Trump ended his tweet with "Her mind is shot - resign!":

Donald Trump wrapped up his public tryout of potential vice presidential candidates in Indiana Tuesday night with Gov. Mike Pence giving the final audition.

The Indiana governor's stock as Trump's possible running mate is believed to be on the rise, with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich also atop the list. Sources tell NPR the presumptive GOP presidential nominee is close to making a decision, which he's widely expected to announce by Friday.

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The unassuming hero of Jonas Karlsson's clever, Kafkaesque parable is the opposite of a malcontent. Despite scant education, a limited social life, and no prospects for success as it is usually defined, he's that rarity, a most happy fella with an amazing ability to content himself with very little. But one day, returning to his barebones flat from his dead-end, part-time job at a video store, he finds an astronomical bill from an entity called W.R.D. He assumes it's a scam. Actually, it is more sinister-- and it forces him to take a good hard look at his life and values.

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30 Days In Jail, Three Years Probation In Rutgers Webcam Case

May 21, 2012
Originally published on May 21, 2012 2:36 pm

After emotional appeals from parents on both sides of the case, Dharun Ravi was this afternoon sentenced to 30 days in jail and three years of probation for bias intimidation and invasion of privacy when he used a webcam to spy on his gay roommate at Rutgers University in September 2010.

That roommate, Tyler Clementi, committed suicide shortly after the incident involving the webcam. The tragedy has gotten national attention. As The Associated Press says:

"The case has turned both Clementi and Ravi, who for just three weeks shared a Rutgers University dorm room they were randomly assigned, into widely known symbols. Clementi is seen as an example of what can happen to young gays who are too often bullied even as acceptance of gays has increased. Ravi has been portrayed as a young man victimized by overzealous prosecutors who reacted to a tragedy by piling on charges."

New Jersey Superior Court Judge Glenn Berman told Ravi that "I haven't heard you apologize once," but also that he did not believe the 20-year-old would ever commit another such crime.

New Jersey's Star-Ledger live blogged today's sentencing hearing. As it reports, Clementi's parents asked for justice. Jane Clementi, Tyler's mother, called Ravi's actions "malicious and evil." James Clementi, the young man's father, said he wonders if Ravi is "even capable of emphathizing with another person."

Ravi Pazhani, the defendant's father, said "we are not a homophobic family." Sabitha Ravi, the mother, said during a tearful address to the court that her son's life has been shattered and that he is "kind-hearted and loving."

Dharun Ravi did not address the court.

As we've said in other posts, for a very detailed look at "The Story Of A Suicide," see this piece from The New Yorker.

Update at 1:15 p.m. ET. Sentence Is Too Light, LGBT Civil Rights Group Says.

Garden State Equality, a New Jersey group that advocates for "lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality," has sent reporters a statement that says, in part:

"Moments ago, Judge Berman decided to sentence Dharun Ravi to 30 days in jail. We have been public in taking a position of balance: We opposed throwing the book at Dharun Ravi. We have spoken out against giving him the maximum sentence of 10 years in jail and against deporting him. That would have been vengeance beyond punishment and beyond sending a message to the rest of society.

"But we have similarly rejected the other extreme that Ravi should have gotten no jail time at all, and today's sentencing is closer to that extreme than the other. This was not merely a childhood prank gone awry. This was not a crime without bias."

Update at 12:55 p.m. ET. Both Sides Object:

Ravi's attorney and the state both ask the judge to "stay" the sentence (put it on hold), and he agrees to do that. The state prosecutor also says she is going to appeal Berman's ruling. Berman says he understands that the state wanted him to send Ravi to a longer term at a state prison, and that he understands the defendant wants to object to any jail sentence.

The judge says it's his understanding that with a stay, the two sides have 10 days to make their case that his sentence was wrong.

Update at 12:50 p.m. ET. Three-year Probation:

Judge Berman just added that Ravi's probation will last for three years. He must also perform 300 hours of community service, get counseling for cyber bullying and on "alternate lifestyles," and pay nearly $12,000 in fines that will go to a variety of state services.

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