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  1. Ohio Delays All 2015 ExecutionsSat, 31 Jan 2015 03:30:04 GMT
    The move delays the six executions scheduled for 2015 until 2016, as it tries to find new drugs it plans to use to put inmates to death. More...
  2. Police Search For Man Who Set Girl's Hair On FireSat, 31 Jan 2015 02:34:13 GMT
    Police search for man who set 6-year-old girl's hair on fire as she played outside. KSNT's Tyler Carter reports. More...
  3. Hernandez Jurors Can Watch Super Bowl, Must Leave If He's MentionedSat, 31 Jan 2015 02:02:21 GMT
    "You hear that word, you've got to walk out of the room," the judge told jurors in the Aaron Hernandez murder trial Friday. More...
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  1. FAA investigates after 2 planes nearly collide at New York airportFri, 30 Jan 2015 18:23:17 GMT
    WABC reports that JetBlue Flight 94 had begun its descent into Westchester County Airport on Sunday afternoon when its collision-warning system alerted pilots that a small plane was coming toward it. A passenger, Megan Sikorski, told the station that as the JetBlue plane shot upward in a defensive maneuver, she could hear the "woosh" of the small plane beneath it. More...
  2. Graham: 'I'm tired of just complaining'Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:59:04 GMT
    Sen. Lindsey Graham says he is testing the waters on a presidential run because he is sick of hearing himself complain. "I complain a lot and also have some solutions. More...
  3. Santorum staffing up in South CarolinaFri, 30 Jan 2015 09:59:03 GMT
    Rick Santorum is expanding his nonprofit to the all-important early primary state of South Carolina, a move that's certain to heighten speculation over his potential presidential run. South Carolina GOP strategist Jon Parker confirmed to CNN he plans to head up the South Carolina operation for Patriot Voices, Santorum's issue advocacy group. More...
  4. Suspected terrorist brother of no-fly-list manFri, 30 Jan 2015 05:38:58 GMT
    The FBI on Thursday added a former taxi driver from northern Virginia to its list of most-wanted terrorists, saying he was a recruiter for the al-Shabab terror group in Somalia. An arrest warrant, originally issued in February, was unsealed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Alexandria for Liban Haji Mohamed, 29, a naturalized U.S. citizen born in Somalia. More...
  5. Lawmakers want no part of adopting rules to open Yucca Mountain nuclear dumpFri, 30 Jan 2015 03:29:29 GMT
    Newly published Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff findings appear to provide wiggle room for adopting rules to open a national nuclear waste dump in the Nevada desert, if decision-makers want to go forward. But Nevada elected officials - including Senators Harry Reid and Dean Heller - say the final two volumes of a key NRC report underscore their argument that the Yucca Mountain project is a bad idea that should remain mothballed. More...
  6. Texas executes man for 1996 strangling, beating deathFri, 30 Jan 2015 02:29:40 GMT
    A Texas man convicted of killing a 38-year-old woman nearly two decades ago while he was on parole for a triple slaying years earlier was executed Thursday evening. Robert Ladd, 57, received a lethal injection after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected arguments he was mentally impaired and ineligible for the death penalty. More...
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  1. Wisconsin team tries to defend national snow sculpting championship in Lake GenevaFri, 30 Jan 2015 23:30:32 GMT
    A Wisconsin snow sculpting team that won the last two national championships is trying to defend its trophy in Lake Geneva. More...
  2. Brandeis University president step down at end of school year, take job at Yale Law SchoolFri, 30 Jan 2015 23:15:26 GMT
    Brandeis University President Frederick Lawrence will step down at the end of the current school year and take a job at Yale. More...
  3. New York City pharmacist who tried to make ricin, weapons-grade toxins, sentenced to prisonFri, 30 Jan 2015 23:00:15 GMT
    A New York City pharmacist who admitted to trying to make weapons-grade ricin and other legal toxins has been sentenced to 6 years in prison. More...
  4. Attorney wants mistrial declared in Vanderbilt rape case, says juror did not disclose rapeFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:31:10 GMT
    An attorney for one of the ex-Vanderbilt University football players convicted of raping an unconscious fellow student says he will ask that a mistrial be declared after learning that a jury member was a rape victim. More...
  5. Commission: Consolidate GI Bill Benefits, Delay TransferabilityFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:47:01 GMT
    A panel recommends consolidating GI Bill programs and delaying the ability for troops to transfer benefits to family members.,The commission wants to preserve the Post-9/11 GI Bil and scrap others, including Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty and the Reserve Education Assistance Program, because they're redundant and, in some cases, unnecessarily costly for recipients. More...
  6. Ohio reschedules executions for 7 death row inmates meaning no inmate put to death in 2015Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:46:17 GMT
    The state has rescheduled executions for seven death row inmates as it tries to find new lethal drugs, meaning no inmate will be put to death in Ohio in 2015. More...
  7. Ohio judge stays order to return seized tigers, other exotic animals to Ohio sanctuary ownerFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:46:17 GMT
    A judge's ruling ordering Ohio officials to return six tigers, a lion and other animals to their owner is on hold for now. More...
  8. Chicago's retired Cardinal George says his doctors have run out of cancer treatment optionsFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:00:29 GMT
    Retired Cardinal Francis George says his doctors have run out of options for his cancer treatment and he's exploring an approach to care that focuses on quality of life rather than a cure. More...
  9. 3rd man charged in alleged conspiracy to overthrow Gambian governmentFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:00:29 GMT
    A third man has been charged in connection with last month's failed attempt to overthrow the government in the West African nation of Gambia. More...
  10. Hong Kong businessman charged with damaging Montana house after getting drunk at weddingFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:00:29 GMT
    A Hong Kong businessman is charged with breaking into a northwestern Montana home after getting drunk at a September wedding and causing extensive damage in a case a judge says "reads like a 'Hangover' movie." Court records say authorities responding to a report of a naked intruder found food strewn across the kitchen, urine-soaked formalwear in the living room, flooding from a damaged water line and Guneet Banga asleep in the bedroom. More...