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  1. More Guns Found at Hospital Shooter's Home: DASat, 26 Jul 2014 19:02:30 GMT
    Officials say 49-year-old Richard Plotts killed fatally shot his caseworker and grazed a doctor before the physician fired back, wounding the suspect. More...
  2. New York Cop on Desk Duty After New Arrest VideoSat, 26 Jul 2014 18:39:02 GMT
    The officer was ordered to surrender his badge and gun while the department reviews the stomping incident that was caught on video. More...
  3. Storms Lash Midwest With High Winds, HailSat, 26 Jul 2014 16:35:15 GMT
    A severe storm system moving across the Midwest could also spawn tornadoes later Saturday evening. More...
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  1. Arizona execution renews debate over methodsSat, 26 Jul 2014 18:00:54 GMT
    A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one. More...
  2. Some in 'torture' report denied chance to read itSat, 26 Jul 2014 16:55:43 GMT
    A workman quickly slides a dust mop over the floor at the Central Intelligence Agency headquarters in Langley, Va., near Washington, in this file photo. More...
  3. Obama: Offshore 'tax inversions' are unpatrioticSat, 26 Jul 2014 12:55:59 GMT
    President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks about the economy at the Los Angeles Trade-Technical College in Los Angeles, Thursday, July 24, 2014, on the final day of his three-day West Coast trip. More...
  4. John Walsh thesis scandal: Veterans have mixed views on PTSD excuseSat, 26 Jul 2014 09:46:24 GMT
    The talk in American Legion and Veterans of Foreign War halls and barrooms across Montana has been about Sen. John Walsh since the Democrat linked a cribbed research project he wrote in 2007 to post-traumatic stress disorder. More...
  5. McCain: Prolonged execution was 'torture'Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:41:28 GMT
    Arizona has temporarily halted executions after the prolonged death of a convicted killer during an execution described by Sen. John McCain and others as tantamount to torture. More...
  6. Lawmaker mistakes US officials for representatives of IndiaSat, 26 Jul 2014 04:31:51 GMT
    Rep. Curt Clawson, a congressman for all of one month, made an embarrassing mistake this week when he confused two Obama administration officials with representatives from India. More...
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  1. Musical in park draws noise complaints, but police chief says he's 'not giving Shrek a ticket'Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:16:17 GMT
    A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket." "Shrek the Musical" is enjoying a summer run in the seacoast city of Portsmouth, but some neighbors want the volume turned down. More...
  2. Officials cite marijuana as reason for rise in Denver homeless Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:52:11 GMT
    Officials at Denver homeless shelters say the legalization of marijuana has contributed to an increase in the number of younger people living on the city's streets. More...
  3. Ohio State University plans to name task force to study reforms after band director's firingSat, 26 Jul 2014 15:56:28 GMT
    Ohio State University says a task force will be formed to help bring changes after the firing of its celebrated marching band's director amid allegations he ignored rampant sexual harassment. More...
  4. Lengthy Arizona execution rekindles debate over appropriate death penalty methodsSat, 26 Jul 2014 15:55:26 GMT
    A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for government to humanely kill condemned criminals. More...
  5. Widow says man who died in NYC police custody was quiet but is 'making a lot of noise now'Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:02:31 GMT
    The widow of a man who died in New York City police custody after apparently being placed in a chokehold says he wasn't violent. More...
  6. Investigators have 'number' of unanswered questions in disappearance, return of New Hampshire teenSat, 26 Jul 2014 14:51:47 GMT
    Since 15-year-old Abigail Hernandez returned home last week, her photo has been taken off the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children's website. The missing-person posters that hung in her hometown for nine months are now scrawled with "Found." Her mother says she and her family are "the happiest people on earth." More...
  7. New Hampshire teen's sudden return after 9 months missing leaves more questions than answersSat, 26 Jul 2014 14:33:06 GMT
    Since her return last week to her New Hampshire home, 15-year-old Abigail Hernandez has been removed from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children's website, and missing-person posters around her hometown have now been scrawled with "Found." But investigators are left with questions about how and why she vanished nine months ago after leaving her high school and who may have helped conceal her. More...
  8. Autopsy shows burglary suspect shot by 80-year-old homeowner wasn't pregnant despite pleaSat, 26 Jul 2014 14:06:33 GMT
    An autopsy found that a burglary suspect who was killed by an 80-year-old California suspect was not pregnant, despite claiming to be before the fatal shots were fired.  More...
  9. Joe Paterno feared wrongly accusing Sandusky, son says Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:58:56 GMT
    Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn't informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky may be a child molester because he was unsure whether they were true, Jay Paterno writes in a new book. More...
  10. US shutters embassy in Libya, evacuates staff to Tunisia as security deteriorates in TripoliSat, 26 Jul 2014 13:29:12 GMT
    The United States shut down its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under U.S. military escort amid a significant deterioration in security in Tripoli as fighting intensified between rival militias, the State Department said. More...