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  1. 'Appalled': Freddie Gray's Family Condemns RiotsTue, 28 Apr 2015 10:01:38 GMT
    Gray's mother, Gloria Darden, said that she wants justice for her son but urged protesters not to "do it like this." More...
  2. 'Appalled': Freddie Gray's Family Condemns RiotsTue, 28 Apr 2015 10:01:36 GMT
    Gray's mother, Gloria Darden, said that she wants justice for her son but urged protesters not to "do it like this." More...
  3. Nurse Dies in Fall From Rescue ChopperTue, 28 Apr 2015 09:59:07 GMT
    Kristin McLain was working to rescue a woman from an Austin hiking trail when she fell from the aircraft's hoist. More...
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  1. GOP defense budget challenges Obama on Ukraine, GuantanamoTue, 28 Apr 2015 02:01:23 GMT
    The GOP chairman of the House Armed Service Committee on Monday recommended a $604 billion defense budget for 2016 that challenges the White House because it includes lethal weapons for Ukraine, makes it harder for the president to empty the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay and restores funding for the A-10 fleet. Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, released his so-called chairman's mark for the National Defense Authorization Act. More...
  2. Rand Paul stands by Obama over drone attackMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:57:26 GMT
    Sen. Rand Paul defended President Barack Obama over the accidental killing of two hostages in a U.S. drone attack in the Afghanistan-Pakistan border region. The Kentucky Republican and presidential candidate, who's become known for his opposition to the use of drones on American soil, said he sees value in drone warfare overseas and argued that this was a difficult situation. More...
  3. Tuesday's the day: Gay marriage arguments at Supreme CourtMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:57:25 GMT
    The opponen... . Sean Varsho, 28, of Chicago, left, and Brandon Dawson, 26, of Warrantor, Va., have been waiting in line for the past three days for a seat for Tuesday's Supreme Court hearing on gay marriage, Monday, April 27, 2015, in Washington... . More...
  4. Loretta Lynch makes historyMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:47:45 GMT
    Loretta Lynch was sworn in as the new U.S. attorney general on Monday, replacing Eric Holder. Lynch, the country's first African-American woman to serve in the role, had her nomination held up more than five months over politicking in the Senate. More...
  5. Clinton Foundation Put On Charity 'Watch List'Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:42:29 GMT
    The Clinton Foundation has joined Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network on a list of naughty nonprofits maintained by Charity Navigator, a prominent charity monitor. More...
  6. High Courts To Consider Lawsuits Over Personal DataMon, 27 Apr 2015 15:38:02 GMT
    The Supreme Court said Monday it will decide whether Web sites and other firms that collect personal data can be sued for publishing inaccurate information even if the mistakes don't cause any actual harm. The case is being watched closely by Google, Facebook and other Internet companies concerned that class-action lawsuits under the Fair Credit Reporting Act could expose them to billions of dollars in damages. More...
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  1. A guide to Day 2 of the the Colorado theater shooting trial underway in suburban DenverTue, 28 Apr 2015 07:39:46 GMT
    Testimony starts Tuesday, the second day of the long-awaited trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes. More...
  2. Shooting outside Brooklyn church following funeral kills 2, injures 4Tue, 28 Apr 2015 07:30:40 GMT
    At least two people were killed and four others were wounded in a shooting outside a Brooklyn church following a funeral late Monday, police said.  More...
  3. Baltimore riots raise questions about police response; National Guard troops called inTue, 28 Apr 2015 07:26:38 GMT
    National Guard troops fanned out through Baltimore, shield-bearing police officers blocked the streets and firefighters doused still-simmering blazes early Tuesday as a growing area of the city shuddered from riots following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody. More...
  4. 6 people shot, 2 of them fatally, following dispute outside New York church during funeralTue, 28 Apr 2015 07:15:43 GMT
    A dispute outside a New York City church where a funeral was taking place triggered a shooting which left two people dead and four others injured, police said. More...
  5. None shall pass: Texas prof flunks entire class, then quits mid-semesterTue, 28 Apr 2015 07:15:34 GMT
    A professor threw a Texas-sized tantrum flunking his entire class mid-semester and quitting after complaining that students mocked, threatened and ridiculed him, but the school said the failing grades won't all stand. More...
  6. As American zoos see their elephants age and die, the popular animals won't likely be replacedTue, 28 Apr 2015 07:07:39 GMT
    Elephants, one of the most popular animals at American zoos, could become very hard to find over the next few decades as aging pachyderms die and the rest congregate in the handful of zoos capable of caring for the large animals. More...
  7. Attorney Colorado theater shooter studied the brain to find answers to his own mental problemsTue, 28 Apr 2015 07:05:44 GMT
    After nearly 3 years of mystery, a clearer but conflicted portrait of James Holmes emerged from the first few hours of his trial in the Colorado theater shootings. More...
  8. Boston Marathon bomber's lawyer urges jury to spare his life, says he was once 'a good kid'Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:26:11 GMT
    Defense lawyers began making their case to spare the life of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) by contrasting him with his older brother, who they said was "consumed by jihad." Attorney David Bruck told jurors Monday that Tsarnaev was "a good kid" who was led down the path to terrorism by his brother, Tamerlan, who was later killed in a shootout with police. More...
  9. National Guard arrives in Baltimore as police commissioner admits rioters 'outnumbered us and outflanked us'Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:16:45 GMT
    National Guard troops arrived in Baltimore shortly after midnight Tuesday, almost nine hours after a confrontation between black youths and police at a city mall mushroomed into riots during which stores and other businesses were looted and burned and over a dozen officers injured. More...
  10. Ex-NY Assembly speaker scheduled to enter plea to new charge in corruption indictmentTue, 28 Apr 2015 05:11:26 GMT
    Former New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is scheduled to enter a plea to the latest version of a criminal indictment that led him to step down from his powerful post. More...
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