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  1. Tropical Storm Odile Aims at U.S. After Mexican MayhemTue, 16 Sep 2014 08:57:20 GMT
    The National Weather Service issued flash flood watches for southern California, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. More...
  2. It Took Three Cops to Nab This 'Aggressive' LizardTue, 16 Sep 2014 08:14:48 GMT
    Police captured what they described as a large and very aggressive lizard roaming a neighborhood in Southern California on Monday. More...
  3. Nurse Accused of 'Unsolicited' Sex With Heart PatientTue, 16 Sep 2014 08:04:25 GMT
    A nurse entered a medicated heart patient's hospital room and initiated unsolicited sexual relations, including intercourse, a lawsuit alleges. More...
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  1. NJ Gov. Chris Christie visiting South CarolinaTue, 16 Sep 2014 09:22:23 GMT
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is the latest possible presidential contender to visit South Carolina, the home of the GOP's first presidential primary in the South. Christie was visiting Tuesday as chairman of the Republican Governors Association , attending a pair of fundraisers for Gov. Nikki Haley and a governor's association event in Charleston. More...
  2. More Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:18:46 GMT
    A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010. The Government Accountability Office said in a report released late Monday that only 1 of 18 insurers it reviewed was separately itemizing a charge for coverage of elective abortions on enrollees' bills. More...
  3. ISIS fight: Congress could vote as early as WednesdayTue, 16 Sep 2014 04:17:12 GMT
    House Republicans will require the White House to provide a detailed plan for arming and training Syrian rebels to fight ISIS in exchange for giving it the OK to carry out the mission. The provision -- which is expected to be added to a must-pass spending bill funding the government through mid-December and could face a vote as early as Wednesday in the House -- would require the Secretary of Defense to explain how the Pentagon is vetting Syrian opposition groups. More...
  4. Gillibrand Drops F-BombTue, 16 Sep 2014 01:05:21 GMT
    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said Monday she had to hold her tongue when a male labor leader made comments about her post-pregnancy weight shortly after she began her career in Congress. "I've just had a baby, I've just been appointed [to the Senate], I have a lot to learn, so much on my plate, and this man basically says to me, 'You're too fat to be elected statewide,'" she said on HuffPost Live, a webcast. More...
  5. Obama hits road to deal with global crisesMon, 15 Sep 2014 22:58:59 GMT
    Two unconnected overseas emergencies -- the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and Islamic terrorists in Iraq and Syria -- are prompting President Barack Obama to embark on a two-day U.S. road trip that the White House hopes will demonstrate a commander at work. The spread of Ebola in West Africa, which hasn't slowed despite $100 million of pledged U.S. aid, is unrelated to the U.S. mission to degrade ISIS terrorists in Iraq and Syria. More...
  6. Mark Sanford's custody hearing postponedMon, 15 Sep 2014 22:58:58 GMT
    Three days after U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford revealed personal details about legal disputes with his ex-wife, the South Carolina Republican's scheduled court hearing Monday was postponed. A family court judge in Charleston, Daniel E Martin Jr., told reporters that the two parties will attempt to work out their issues through mediation, according to CNN affiliate WCSC-TV. More...
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  1. Trump Plaza to become latest Atlantic City casino to closeTue, 16 Sep 2014 07:47:03 GMT
    When Trump Plaza opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation. More...
  2. As core al-Qaida weakened, its successors spread through Middle East, North AfricaTue, 16 Sep 2014 07:22:00 GMT
    Osama bin Laden is dead and al-Qaida dispersed, yet the horrors keep coming. More...
  3. Boston bombing suspect's lawyers deny posing as FBI employees in RussiaTue, 16 Sep 2014 07:00:22 GMT
    Attorneys for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday denied as "false" and "preposterous" an allegation that defense team members posed as FBI employees while investigating the case in Russia. More...
  4. Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes in border townTue, 16 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said. More...
  5. New York man to be sentenced in fatal stabbing of girlfriendTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:54:25 GMT
    A man who has been attacking women with knives for decades, and has spent half his life in prison as a result, may never get out again. More...
  6. Florida mom charged in son's 1991 murder due to make initial appearance in New Jersey courtTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:52:11 GMT
    A Florida woman charged in the 1991 death of her 5-year-old son is scheduled to make her first appearance in a New Jersey courtroom. More...
  7. Authorities release profile of gunman who ambushed Pennsylvania state troopersTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:39:52 GMT
    The killer had a grudge against the Pennsylvania State Police. He regularly visited a local shooting range to keep his skills sharp. He made several trips to a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania, picking just the right hiding spot from which he could launch an ambush and make his escape. More...
  8. Street gangs toning down colors, tattoos in effort to avoid easy detection by policeTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:31:13 GMT
    Nearly gone are the gang days of the 1980s and '90s, when the Bloods wore head-to-toe red, the Crips wore blue and Latin Kings wore black and gold. More...
  9. US pilot programs to deal with violent extremists could take cue from outreach in MinnesotaTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:18:41 GMT
    When young men from Minneapolis began traveling to Somalia seven years ago to join a terror group in the midst of a civil war, investigators trying to stop the recruiting went straight to the city's large Somali community to build trust and gain understanding. More...
  10. Police release profile of gunman who ambushed troopers, killing 1; may have been well-trainedTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:08:14 GMT
    The killer had a grudge against the Pennsylvania State Police, regularly visited a local shooting range to keep his skills sharp, and picked just the right hiding spot from where he could launch an ambush and make his escape. More...
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