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  • FBI: Person in custody in Maryland shootings; 1 damaged NSA
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 4:18 am
    A person believed responsible for shootings along highways over the last two weeks in the Baltimore-Washington area, including shots that damaged a National Security Agency building, is in custody, the FBI said early Wednesday.
  • Ex-CIA chief may avoid prison for leaking military secrets
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 3:17 am
    If he manages to avoid prison, former CIA director David Petraeus' guilty plea for providing reams of classified material to his mistress will result in far more lenient punishment than that often meted for leaking the nation's secrets.
  • Opening statements due in Boston Marathon bombing trial
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 3:12 am
    Two dramatically different portraits of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to emerge when prosecutors and Tsarnaev's lawyers give their opening statements at his federal death penalty trial.
  • Lawyers: Georgia waffles on execution with cloudy drug
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 2:12 am
    Georgia officials waffled on whether to proceed with an execution when the lethal injection drug was discovered to have a cloudy appearance, according to court documents, and one expert said their decision to postpone it was the right move.
  • Alabama probate judges ordered to halt gay wedding licenses
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 1:48 am
  • Ex-CIA chief admits sharing military secrets with mistress
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 12:40 am
    Former CIA Director David Petraeus, whose career was destroyed by an affair with his biographer, has agreed to plead guilty to charges he gave her classified material -- including information on war strategy and identities of covert operatives -- while she was working on the book.
  • Hilton brother Conrad agrees to plead to assault on flight
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 12:24 am
    Paris Hilton's youngest brother, Conrad, agreed to plead guilty to assaulting flight attendants on a trip from London to Los Angeles last year during which authorities say he called other passengers "peasants" and threatened to kill crew members.
  • Deal with 72 Asiana passengers leaves many cases unresolved
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 12:24 am
    The first set of lawsuits stemming from the crash of an Asiana Airlines flight in San Francisco two years ago have been settled, but dozens of additional cases remain after the accident that killed three Chinese teenagers and injured nearly 200 people.
  • Venture capitalist doesn't consider firm to be 'run by men'
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 12:20 am
    A billionaire investor in a Silicon Valley venture capital firm is set to testify for a second day in a high-profile sex discrimination lawsuit that has accused the firm of being an all-boys club where women were denied chances to advance and treated as second-class citizens.
  • Searches focus on rings to help Chinese women have US babies
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 12:12 am
    Women who come to the U.S. from China to give birth to automatic American citizens may not be breaking the law by doing so, but it's illegal to lie about why they're coming into the country.
  • Uprising at juvenile camp leads sheriff to call for changes
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 12:12 am
    School officials insist that everything is back to normal after a riot at a juvenile rehabilitation center in rural western Nevada. But the local sheriff says the neighboring town is on edge and "at its wits' end" following the latest in a series of violent outbursts by the teenagers.
  • Details, questions emerge on homeless man shot by LA police
    Associated Press | March 04, 2015 12:08 am
    For months before he was fatally shot by police, a man walked the streets of Los Angeles' Skid Row, with few or no one he encountered knowing anything about his past bank robbery conviction, his wanted probation status or that even the false name he lived under had been purloined from a Frenchman years earlier.
  • Protests on water taste, smell as city breaks tie to Detroit
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 11:04 pm
    Less than an hour's drive from one of Earth's great fresh water sources, some people in Flint are searching for a drop worth drinking.
  • 3rd time the charm for sale of former Revel casino?
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 10:53 pm
    Will the third time be the charm for attempts to sell Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel?
  • March storm heads east after dumping snow on Upper Midwest
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 10:53 pm
    New England residents already buried in snow can expect another wintry blast as a March storm races across the U.S.