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AP source: US moving toward charging doctor in Menendez case
Federal prosecutors are moving toward charging a Florida eye doctor over his dealings with New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez, according to a person familiar with a Justice Department investigation into ...
March 30, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saudi-led forces strike Yemen rebels, blockade ports
UPDATE: Saudi-led naval forces imposed a blockade on Yemen's ports as coalition airstrikes on Monday repelled an advance on the southern port city of Aden by Shiite rebels and forces loyal to a for...
March 30, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Church van crashes into canal, killing 8 and injuring 10
UPDATE: The congregants of a close-knit Haitian church gathered Monday around Nicolas Alexis, hoping to learn what happened to 18 friends and loved ones who had been expected to return that morning...
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NSA: 1 dead after car rams police vehicle at Fort Meade
UPDATE: Officers opened fire after two men dressed as women refused to stop Monday at the National Security Agency gate at Fort Meade and then smashed into a police vehicle blocking the road, offic...
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Latest on NSA shooting: Driver refused orders to stop
UPDATE: Authorities aren't saying yet why two men dressed as women tried to enter the National Security Agency's campus at Fort Meade, Maryland without permission shortly before 9 a.m. Monday. But ...
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Knox's ex-beau needs time to 'heal' after murder acquittals
Amanda Knox's former Italian boyfriend said Monday he needs to heal wounds inside his heart and soul, now that he and the American have been definitively acquitted of her British roommate's 2007 mu...
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Prosecutors: Co-pilot treated for suicidal tendencies
The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 that crashed into the French Alps last week had received treatment for suicidal tendencies several years ago, prosecutors said Monday.
March 30, 2015 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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3 arrested, charged in death of man who was decapitated
Authorities have filed charges against three people in the death of a 30-year-old man who was found decapitated in northern Wyoming last year.
March 27, 2015 03:45 PM | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York mayor: Someone may have 'inappropriately' tapped gas line
UPDATE: Someone may have improperly tapped a gas line before an explosion that leveled three apartment buildings and injured nearly two dozen people, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday as firefighter...
March 27, 2015 03:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Study finds equality between sexes at moment of conception
Every year, slightly more boy babies than girl babies are born worldwide. But back when sperm meets egg, the two sexes are conceived in equal numbers, a new study suggests.
March 30, 2015 04:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Iran nuclear talks near deadline; differences remain
UPDATE: Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program reached a critical phase Monday with diplomats struggling to overcome substantial differences just a day before a deadline for the outline of an agr...
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Obama: Politicians should carry themselves more like Kennedy
UPDATE: President Barack Obama summoned today's quarrelsome political leaders to emulate the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy in the pursuit of compromise on Monday, and said a new institute that bears ...
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1 of 2 victims of New York City explosion is officially identified
UPDATE: After two bodies were pulled from the rubble of an apartment building collapse, authorities shifted their focus to the cause of the massive explosion and fire and investigated the possibili...
March 30, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prosecution rests its case against Boston Marathon bomber
Prosecutors rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday after jurors in his federal death penalty trial saw gruesome autopsy photos and heard a medical examiner des...
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Pentagon chief considers easing of enlistment standards
Saying the military needs to do more to compete with corporate America for quality recruits, Defense Secretary Ash Carter opened the door Monday to relaxing some enlistment standards — particularly...
March 30, 2015 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indiana plans language to 'clarify' religious objections law
Indiana's Republican legislative leaders said Monday they're working on adding language to a new state law to make it clear that it doesn't allow discrimination against gays and lesbians, while Dem...
March 30, 2015 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Israeli Premier Olmert convicted in corruption case
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was convicted Monday of unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter in a retrial on corruption charges, the latest chapter in the downfall of a man wh...
March 30, 2015 10:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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AP president: Killing of journalists should be a war crime
The president and CEO of The Associated Press called on Monday for changes to international laws that would make it a war crime to kill journalists or take them hostage.
March 30, 2015 09:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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With 2 session days left, Ga. lawmakers churn through bills
ATLANTA — With three days left in the year’s session, Georgia lawmakers plowed through a packed calendar on Friday, sending bills to Gov. Nathan Deal for his signature or across the hall to the oth...
March 28, 2015 12:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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