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  1. Home Buyer Shot and Killed in Florida RobberyFri, 27 Feb 2015 04:37:01 GMT
    The man was searching for potential homes to buy in Fort Lauderdale with an agent when a man barged in, demanded his chain and killed him. More...
  2. Elusive Llamas Run Their Way to Social Media StardomFri, 27 Feb 2015 04:26:37 GMT
    The llamas managed to evade police for about an hour before their run for freedom finally came to an end. KPNX's Tram Mai reports More...
  3. Missouri Candidate for Governor Dies of Apparent SuicideFri, 27 Feb 2015 04:04:38 GMT
    Tom Schweich, who had recently announced plans to seek the GOP nomination for governor, is believed to have shot himself at his St. Louis home. More...
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  1. Net neutrality: FCC approval considered victory for consumers, Netflix, TwitterThu, 26 Feb 2015 20:14:55 GMT
    Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday by a divided Federal Communications Commission. The plan, which puts the Internet in the same regulatory camp as the telephone and bans business practices that are "unjust or unreasonable," represents the biggest regulatory shakeup to the industry in almost two decades. More...
  2. Labs extend record as US top dog, but bulldogs make wavesThu, 26 Feb 2015 16:04:41 GMT
    FILE - This Feb. 18, 2014 shows Lexy, a therapy dog at Fort Bragg, N.C. The American Kennel Club is releasing its 2014 breed popularity rankings on Thursday Feb. 26, 2015. Labrador retrievers hit the top 10 in the 1970s and ... . More...
  3. Qatar: Do more to fight ISISThu, 26 Feb 2015 11:55:19 GMT
    Qatar, a key Arab partner in the U.S.-led coalition against ISIS, believes the coalition is not doing enough to fight the terror group, Qatari officials tell CNN. In particular, these officials say the training of moderate rebels needs to be accelerated and expanded. More...
  4. Obama calls out GOP on immigration policyThu, 26 Feb 2015 07:55:55 GMT
    President Barack Obama called out Republicans in Congress for "holding hostage" funding for the Department of Homeland Security, while challenging Americans to change the political environment that has caused immigration reform to stall during a town hall meeting on Wednesday. The agency in charge of implementing immigration policy, among other duties, is scheduled to run out of funding Friday if the GOP-controlled Congress can't agree to a funding bill. More...
  5. 3 in NY, Florida accused of plot to help Islamic State groupThu, 26 Feb 2015 03:41:11 GMT
    Three men were arrested Wednesday on charges of plotting to help the Islamic State group wage war against the United States, and federal officials said one of them spoke of shooting President Barack Obama or planting a bomb on Coney Island. Akhror Saidakhmetov was arrested at Kennedy Airport, where he was attempting to board a flight to Istanbul on his way to Syria, authorities said. More...
  6. Deadline near, deal sets up Homeland Security vote in SenateThu, 26 Feb 2015 01:36:36 GMT
    The Senate Democratic Caucus, led by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., center, gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, to urge Republicans to support a "clean bill" to fund the... . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., accompanied by Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, right, and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., rear, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015... . More...
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  1. Virginia to compensate victims of forced sterilizationsFri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:02 GMT
    Advocates for the surviving victims won a three-year fight Thursday when the Virginia General Assembly budgeted $400,000 to compensate them at the rate of $25,000 each. More...
  2. Los Angeles teachers, union leaders take to streets amid stalled talks Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:00:50 GMT
    Dressed in red and raising signs into the air, thousands of teachers filled a downtown Los Angeles park Thursday to demand higher wages and smaller class sizes amid stalled contract negotiations. More...
  3. 2 vandalism suspects rescued after being stranded on Northern California national park cliffFri, 27 Feb 2015 04:46:09 GMT
    Two men suspected of vandalizing a historic military structure at a national park north of San Francisco had to be rescued by authorities after they were stranded on a steep cliff while trying to escape. More...
  4. Parents of slain journalist James Foley say government, press need to do more to helpFri, 27 Feb 2015 03:40:03 GMT
    The parents of the first American killed by Islamic State militants say the U.S. government failed them during their son's long capture. More...
  5. Grand jury: 4 of 5 kids killed by father in South Carolina were strangled; 1 was beatenFri, 27 Feb 2015 01:53:35 GMT
    Grand jury indictments indicate that four of the five South Carolina children who allegedly died at the hands of their father were strangled and one was beaten. More...
  6. Bonds reduced for 4 accused of staging kidnapping in Missouri of 6-year-old boyFri, 27 Feb 2015 01:16:15 GMT
    A Missouri judge has reduced the bond for four people accused of staging a kidnapping of a 6-year-old boy. More...
  7. Settlement gives some Mexicans a chance to return to US to make case to remain in the countryFri, 27 Feb 2015 01:05:23 GMT
    The American Civil Liberties Union says hundreds, perhaps thousands, of Mexicans who were expelled from the country by immigration officials in Southern California will be allowed to return for chance to make their case to stay in the United States. More...
  8. Founder of Bikram hot yoga facing 6 harassment and sex assault lawsuits in Los AngelesFri, 27 Feb 2015 00:59:04 GMT
    Six women are accusing the founder of a popular hot yoga method of sexual assault. More...
  9. Autopsy shows no obvious trauma in death of California baby; cause of death still unknownThu, 26 Feb 2015 23:45:20 GMT
    Authorities say an autopsy found no obvious trauma in the death of a 20-day-old baby boy whose body was found in a swampy area near the Sacramento River in Northern California. More...
  10. Police: Missouri Auditor Schweich died of single gunshot in 'apparent suicide' at his homeThu, 26 Feb 2015 23:35:24 GMT
    Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich, who had recently launched a Republican campaign for governor, fatally shot himself Thursday in what police described as an "apparent suicide" at his home in suburban St. Louis. More...