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Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 1:57 AM

"The Walls Were Shaking": Rebel Shelling Kills 15 in East Ukraine

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 10:16 AM

Woman Injured by Black Bear at Fla. Wildlife Sanctuary

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 4:38 PM

San Fran Zoo Offers Scorpion, Cockroach "Adoptions" for Valentine's Day

Saturday, Jan 24, 2015 at 10:31 PM

4 “Highly Trained” Suspected Jihadists Arrested in Spain

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 12:46 AM

N.J. Gov. Christie Courts Iowa Conservatives

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 6:47 AM

Pioneering Talk Show Host Joe Franklin Dies

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 6:15 AM

Militant Attack Causes Vast Blackout in Pakistan

Saturday, Jan 24, 2015 at 9:53 PM

Arrest Made in Deadly School Scissors Stabbing: LASD

Saturday, Jan 24, 2015 at 10:23 PM

Wild Start to GOP Primary Season at "Freedom Summit"

Iowa congressman Steve King has declared that the 2016 Republican primary will be the "greatest show in America," and with at least 15 people vying to be the Republican presidential candidate, he might be right. There's still a year left before anyone will vote, but the GOP contest has already turned into an intriguing mix of ambition, ego and ideology. Some of the biggest names in conservatism gave speeches at the nine-hour "Iowa Freedom Summit" on Saturday, including likely presidential candidates Texas Gov. Rick Perry, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. They blasted President Obama's executive action on immigration and said they'd work to repeal Obamacare. Read »
Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 12:18 AM

Thousands Attend Calif. Marijuana Convention

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 6:34 AM

Obama Sends Condolences to Japan After ISIS Murders Hostage

The White House said President Barack Obama offered condolences to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday after a Japanese citizen was apparently executed by ISIS militants, NBC News reported. Abe said chances were high that ISIS's recording and image of the execution of hostage Haruna Yukawa were authentic. Abe called for the immediate release of the second Japanese hostage, journalist Kenji Goto. ISIS appears to be asking for the release of a female prisoner in a new video after originally demanding a $200 million ransom for the hostages' release. "This kind of action is an outrageous and unforgivable act of violence and we strongly condemn it," Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary said at a news conference. In a statement, President Barack Obama expressed outrage over the beheading, saying: "We renew our call for the immediate release of Kenji Goto and all other remaining hostages." Read »
Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 8:16 AM

Belichick: We "100 Percent" Followed Rules

Saturday, Jan 24, 2015 at 5:11 PM

3 People Dead, 5 Wounded in "Gang-Related" Omaha Shooting

Three people were killed during a shooting at a house party early Saturday morning in Omaha, Nebraska that left five other people injured, police said. Police found two women dead when they arrived at the home, while a third victim, a 26-year-old man, died later at the hospital, police said. Two more victims were brought to the hospital in serious condition, and three more people suffering from gunshot wounds were also hospitalized, according to police. A mother of one of the injured victims told the Associated Press there was a party at the house where the shooting took place. Police said four male victims are affiliated with gangs. Read »
Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 at 1:42 AM

Abortion Opponents Host 'Walk for Life' in San Francisco

Saturday, Jan 24, 2015 at 11:06 PM

Why the Supreme Court Is Acting on the Oklahoma Lethal Injections Case

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