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  • Correction: Nepal-Earthquake Warning story
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 10:24 am
    an earthquake -- "the consequences are very much man-made," Jackson said. Except for landslides, which in this case are a serious problem, "it's buildings that kill people not earthquakes," Jackson said. If you lived in a flat desert with no water, an earthquake wouldn't harm you, but then few people want to live there.
  • Picture it: A 1,000-year exposure showing a changing Earth
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 10:20 am
    If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Jonathon Keats figures a picture can also span a thousand years.
  • NYPD's Bratton: Less tension between city officials, union
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 9:36 am
    New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says there's "much less tension" between the police union and city officials now than there was in the aftermath of the chokehold death of a Staten Island man last year.
  • Technology and outdoor sports converge at drone conference
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 9:13 am
    Surfers catching waves and mountain bikers pedaling through forests are used to the occasional low flying pelican or diving hawk, but these days outdoor recreationalists can find what's up in the air isn't a bird at all, it's a drone.
  • FBI director, Sen. Leahy, give details of Louis Freeh crash
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 9:00 am
    Officials say former FBI director Louis Freeh was near death in the wake of a car crash near his vacation home in Vermont last August.
  • Internet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space race
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 8:53 am
    An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart.
  • Boston Marathon bomber's lawyers prepare case for life
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 8:18 am
    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin presenting witnesses this week in the penalty phase of his trial as they try to make their case that he should be sentenced to life in prison -- not death -- for his role in the deadly 2013 attack.
  • Guide to the Colorado theater shooting trial
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 8:17 am
    Opening statements are set Monday in the long-awaited trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes. Here's a look at top elements in the case:
  • Key events in path to trial for Colorado theater shooter
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 8:12 am
    Key dates in the life of James Holmes, on trial in the 2012 Colorado theater shooting:
  • 'Batman' killer studied brain disorders before mass murder
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 8:00 am
    James Holmes was growing volatile well before he put on a gas mask and body armor, strapped on a rifle, shotgun, pistol and ammunition, and slipped into a midnight premiere of the Batman film "The Dark Knight Rises."
  • Gay marriage a difficult issue for GOP White House hopefuls
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 4:48 am
    For Democratic politicians, same-sex marriage has become an easy issue: They're for it. Many Republican VIPs -- notably the presidential hopefuls -- face a far more complicated landscape.
  • Gay mentor, belief in dignity at roots of Kennedy's views
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 4:44 am
    The Irish Catholic boy who came of age in Sacramento after World War II is an unlikely candidate to be the author of the Supreme Court's major gay rights rulings.
  • Iowans hear from GOP field on social issues
    Associated Press | April 26, 2015 2:04 am
    For conservative Christian voters, the 2016 presidential race has almost too many options to take in.
  • Liotta recalls Scorsese discussion before 'Goodfellas' shoot
    Associated Press | April 25, 2015 11:16 pm
    The Tribeca Film Festival ended Saturday night with a bang -- a special 25th anniversary screening of the Martin Scorsese gangster flick "Goodfellas."
  • Latest on police-custody death: Officer injured near station
    Associated Press | April 25, 2015 9:29 pm
    a man and woman -- were bleeding from the head. Some people were struck by beer cans, bottles and trash cans. That group also engaged with a group of fans at a bar near the baseball stadium and fights broke out.