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  1. Cleveland Mayor Apologizes for City's Response to Tamir Rice LawsuitTue, 03 Mar 2015 04:05:15 GMT
    Mayor Frank Jackson said the city used 'insensitive' language when discussing a lawsuit brought by the family of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy shot and killed by police officers in November 2014. More...
  2. Time Running Out for Woman on Georgia Death RowTue, 03 Mar 2015 03:25:30 GMT
    Kelly Gissendaner was still waiting to hear whether the U.S. Supreme Court will halt her execution Monday night for the 1997 murder of her husband. More...
  3. Youth Hockey Team Escapes Roof CollapseTue, 03 Mar 2015 02:15:46 GMT
    Youth hockey coaches hailed as heroes for rushing players to safety as ice rink roof collapses during practice. NECN's Jeff Saperstone reports. More...
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  1. Duke University expert joins FDA at critical juncture for drug, tobacco oversightMon, 02 Mar 2015 20:10:58 GMT
    One of the nation's leading medical researchers joined the Food and Drug Administration on Monday, taking on the agency's No. 2 leadership job at a critical juncture for prescription drugs, medical devices and tobacco products. More...
  2. 4 missionaries detained in Venezuela expected home TuesdayMon, 02 Mar 2015 18:05:57 GMT
    Four North Dakota missionaries caught up in escalating political tension between the U.S. and Venezuela are expected home on Tuesday after spending a couple of days on a Caribbean Island recovering from their ordeal. The missionaries with Bethel Evangelical Free Church in Devils Lake flew to Aruba on Saturday after being released by Venezuelan authorities following several days of detention and questioning. More...
  3. Former Conservative defence secretary Dr Liam Fox.Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:06:08 GMT
    David Cameron has dismissed concerns raised by t he head of the US army about the impact of cuts on the capacity of British forces, insisting it remained a "very strong and capable partner" for the Americans. US chief of staff General Raymond Odierno said he was "very concerned" about the falling proportion of national wealth devoted to the military and warned it could result in British units being forced to operate within US ranks rather than alongside them. More...
  4. House leaders, Senate Democrats at odds over how to fund Homeland Security before deadlineMon, 02 Mar 2015 11:56:20 GMT
    With a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department possible at week's end, Speaker John Boehner says the House wants to enter talks with the Senate on a final bill funding the agency. But Senate Democrats are not interested in joining those talks. More...
  5. 10 Things to Know for MondayMon, 02 Mar 2015 07:51:32 GMT
    On a mission to warn of the dangers of a nuclear-armed Iran, the Israeli prime minister visits Washington for the speech the White House didn't want him to give. About 30,000 people gather for the demonstration in Moscow following Boris Nemtsov's killing, making it the largest opposition rally in more than a year. More...
  6. Alexander pledges help if court blocks health law subsidiesMon, 02 Mar 2015 03:37:15 GMT
    Three leading Republican senators are promising to help millions of people who may lose federal health insurance subsidies if the Alexander pledges help if court blocks health law subsidies WASHINGTON - Three leading Republican senators are promising to help millions of people who may lose federal health insurance subsidies if the Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1AtCqu6 Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee chairs a Senate committee looking into the future of the federal No Child Left Behind Act. WASHINGTON - Three leading Republican senators are promising to help millions of people who may lose federal health insurance subsidies if the Supreme Court invalidates a pillar of President Barack Obama's health care law. More...
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  1. LAPD chief says homeless man shot by police reached for officer's gunTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:19 GMT
    Police fatally shot a homeless man on Skid Row during a "brutal" videotaped struggle in which a rookie officer cried out that the man had grabbed his gun, the Los Angeles police chief said Monday. More...
  2. Feds: Kansas man well on his way to becoming terrorist before sting Tue, 03 Mar 2015 01:14:33 GMT
    A man accused of plotting a suicide bomb attack at a Kansas airport was "well on his way" to becoming a violent terrorist before authorities began investigating him, federal prosecutors argued Monday. More...
  3. Official: Virginia man on FBI's most-wanted terror list has been detained in SomaliaMon, 02 Mar 2015 23:46:08 GMT
    A U.S. law enforcement official says a former taxi driver from northern Virginia included on the FBI's list of most-wanted terrorists has been detained in Somalia. More...
  4. Southern California man charged with kidnapping, raping 16-year-old girl over 5 days in RVMon, 02 Mar 2015 23:00:35 GMT
    Southern California authorities have arrested a man they allege kidnapped a 16-year-old New York girl and raped her over five days in a recreational vehicle. More...
  5. Contractor: Texas inmates who planned uprising wanted transfer, not upset about medical careMon, 02 Mar 2015 22:45:50 GMT
    A private contractor that operates a Texas prison where inmates set fires and caused significant damage after taking over part of the facility says prisoners orchestrated the uprising to get transferred. More...
  6. Ga. woman nearing execution: state parole board lets stand a decision denying her clemencyMon, 02 Mar 2015 22:15:26 GMT
    The Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles says it is standing by its decision to deny clemency to a woman set to be executed Monday evening. More...
  7. Oregon family tries to free daughter jailed in Japan for bringing in medicine with amphetamineMon, 02 Mar 2015 21:15:19 GMT
    An Oregon family is trying to win the release of a young woman jailed in Japan because she shipped in a medication containing amphetamine. More...
  8. Plea deal for second suspect in Spokane beating death of WWII veteran Delbert 'Shorty' BeltonMon, 02 Mar 2015 21:01:00 GMT
    The second teen accused of beating a World War II veteran to death during a robbery in Spokane accepted a deal Monday and pleaded guilty to murder. More...
  9. Border Patrol pushing to hire more womenMon, 02 Mar 2015 20:50:50 GMT
    The U.S. Border Patrol plans to hire 1600 new female agents by the end of September - partly due to a staggering 173 percent increase last year in the number of females caught trying to illegally cross America's southern border. More...
  10. Sentences reduced for Amish jailed in hair-chopping attacksMon, 02 Mar 2015 20:49:06 GMT
    Sentences have been reduced for the leader of a breakaway Amish group and seven of his imprisoned followers who chopped off the hair and beards of Amish people with whom they disagreed. More...