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  • Man accused of taking son in 2002 charged with kidnapping
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 4:04 pm
    A man accused of taking his 5-year-old son from the Alabama home of the boy's mother in 2002 and creating new identities for both of them was charged in Cleveland on Tuesday with kidnapping and forgery.
  • Official: Ex-prison guards in painkiller distribution ring
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 4:01 pm
    Authorities in north Florida say more than 50 people, including 10 former corrections officers, participated in a painkiller distribution ring that involved sneaking the drugs into Florida State Prison.
  • 5 charged in $580M Southern California kickback scheme
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:56 pm
    Five people, including a former Long Beach, California, hospital executive, are charged with a massive kickback scheme that resulted in billing $580 million to the government and insurance companies.
  • New Jersey weighing development at Liberty State Park
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:48 pm
    A low-rise hotel or an amusement park could be coming to Liberty State Park if some of the developments outlined Tuesday in a report from Gov. Chris Christie's administration come to fruition.
  • Korean War soldier's remains sent home decades after death
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:44 pm
    A Korean War soldier's remains have been sent back to his home state of North Carolina 65 years after he was killed in action.
  • US officials signal move toward embracing self-driving cars
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:36 pm
    Federal transportation officials are rethinking their position on self-driving cars with an eye toward getting the emerging technology into the public's hands.
  • Judge weighing juvenile court for teen in mass stabbing
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:32 pm
    A teen who stabbed 20 classmates and a security guard at his high school "believed he was being controlled from hell" by the two boys who perpetrated the Columbine High School massacre, a psychiatrist testified Tuesday.
  • Agency: 19 people ill in E. coli outbreak tied to Costco
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:32 pm
    Nineteen people in seven states, including Montana, Utah and Colorado, have contracted E. coli in an outbreak linked to chicken salad bought at Costco, federal health officials said Tuesday.
  • Police: Toddler dies after mom puts him under mattress
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:32 pm
    A 19-year-old woman accused of killing her toddler son by putting him under a mattress to discipline him has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge.
  • FBI, police investigating threat against Jewish school
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:16 pm
    Police and the FBI are looking for someone who sent a letter that included racially charged language and threats against people involved with a Jewish school in Greensboro.
  • Philadelphia traffic stop ends in bloodshed, burning bus
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:12 pm
    A 17-year-old who was in a car stopped for an expired car registration sticker traded gunfire with police during a Tuesday morning highway chase that ended with a fiery crash involving a school bus and a trooper with a gunshot wound, police said.
  • Man detained after driving through Ohio military base's gate
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:12 pm
    Officials at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base say a man ignored guards' instructions to stop at a security gate, prompting evacuations, but that Ohio's largest military base has been determined safe.
  • Bond hearing set for man accused of shooting medical student
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:08 pm
    A man accused of shooting a medical student will remain in custody until a bond hearing is held next week.
  • Judge to rule in assault trial of suburban NY police officer
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 3:04 pm
    A Long Island judge says she will issue her verdict next month in the assault trial of a police officer who punched and kicked a man in a 2014 traffic stop that was captured on video.
  • Washington project ensures forest stores carbon for decades
    Associated Press | November 24, 2015 2:56 pm
    Half a small forest still standing near Mount Rainier faced clear-cutting before an effort in Washington state saved the decades-old trees and allowed Microsoft to help finance the project to offset its carbon footprint.