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Tennessee Black Caucus seeks apology from GOP lawmaker

February 26, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Legislative Black Caucus on Thursday called on Republican Rep. more »»

Pot fight between DC Mayor, Congress could cost the city

February 26, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The new mayor of the nation's capital was hoping to get along fine with Republicans on Capitol Hil. more »»

DA: No immediate charges in California train crash

February 26, 2015

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors say no charges will be immediately filed against the truck driver involved in the crash that derailed a California commuter train, injuring dozens. more »»

Saudi man convicted of conspiracy in '98 US embassy bombings

February 26, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A man prosecutors portrayed as one of al-Qaida's early leaders was convicted Thursday of conspiracy in the deadly 1998 bombings of two U.S. more »»

Facebook adds new gender option for users: fill in the blank

February 26, 2015

Facebook users who don't fit any of the 58 gender identity options offered by the social media giant are now being given a rather big 59th option: fill in the blank. more »»

Minnesota teen pleads guilty to trying to support terrorism

February 26, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota teenager who had been stopped at the airport as he was trying to travel to Syria pleaded guilty Thursday to one count of conspiracy to provide material support to a... more »»

Marathon bombing suspect: Not enough minorities in jury pool

February 26, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect asked a judge Thursday to dismiss the indictment against their client or suspend his trial, saying there weren't enough minorities an... more »»

If Supreme Court says no, they'd lose health insurance help

February 26, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — Millions of Americans have a big personal stake in next Wednesday's Supreme Court challenge to the nation's health care law: Can they legally continue to get subsidies to help pay... more »»

Man guilty of setting up wife's death while on walk with son

February 26, 2015

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A New York City man was convicted Thursday of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while the couple was on a walk with one of their young sons in New Jersey. more »»

Defense: Treatment, not mom, raised child's sodium level

February 26, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — An attorney for a woman accused of killing her son with salt says the boy's high sodium level was caused by his medical treatment. more »»

Feds: 3 accused in Islamic State plot vocal about beliefs

February 26, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Two men arrested on charges of plotting to help the Islamic State group were vocal both online and in personal conversations about their commitment and desire to join the... more »»

DC leaders legalize pot despite threats from Congress

February 26, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defying threats from Congress, the District of Columbia legalized possession of marijuana for recreational purposes on Thursday, becoming the first place east of the Mississippi... more »»

Megamall project's underside surfaces in racketeering trial

February 26, 2015

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A jury is hearing opening statements in the racketeering trial of a former northern New Jersey Democratic party power broke. more »»

Los Angeles street race leaves 2 pedestrians dead, 1 hurt

February 26, 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say a car that was illegally street racing struck and killed two pedestrians and critically injured another in a residential area before its driver ran away. more »»

DC legalizes pot in capital, despite threats from Congress

February 26, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The District of Columbia defied threats from Congress and moved forward Thursday with legalizing possession of marijuana after a voter-approved initiative. more »»

 
 
 

 

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