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  • Fast-moving storm dumps snow in parts of Upper Midwest
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 5:36 pm
    A fast-moving storm dumped several inches of snow across the Upper Midwest on Tuesday, making travel treacherous in some areas and leading to at least several traffic-related fatalities.
  • Detroit carjack suspect kicked by officer ordered to trial
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 5:19 pm
    A man kicked and punched by police officers who were investigating a carjacking was ordered to trial Tuesday after the victim identified him as the armed culprit.
  • North Dakota missionaries detained in Venezuela return home
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 5:12 pm
    Four American missionaries who were released after several days of detention and questioning by Venezuelan authorities arrived home in North Dakota on Tuesday, saying they were glad to be back but hoped to return to the South American country someday.
  • States ask judge not to lift stay in immigration lawsuit
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 5:08 pm
    A coalition of states suing to stop President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration asked a federal judge Tuesday not to lift a temporary hold on the directives.
  • Lawyer: Jury at impasse in Arias case; judge says keep going
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 5:08 pm
    A judge on Tuesday ordered jurors in the Jodi Arias case to keep deliberating after her lawyers said the panel had reached an impasse on whether to sentence her to death or life in prison for killing her lover in 2008.
  • Alleged driver charged with murder in deadly LA street race
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 5:00 pm
    The man accused of driving a souped-up Mustang that killed two spectators during a Los Angeles street race has been charged with two counts of murder.
  • Judge rules man will be tried in Kansas Jewish site killings
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:56 pm
    A white supremacist accused of gunning down three people at Jewish sites in Kansas will go on trial for capital murder, a judge ruled Tuesday.
  • Survivor testifies about 2 friends stabbed, bound, drowned
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:56 pm
    Tam Voong was not supposed to survive the night he was beaten, bound, stripped, stabbed and kicked into a river in Philadelphia.
  • Documents: Georgia officials indecisive about execution
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:48 pm
    Georgia officials were indecisive about whether to proceed with a cloudy lethal injection drug, at one point saying they weren't sure whether they checked "this week's or last week's" batch, according to a court filing.
  • California survey finds Sierra snowpack far below normal
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:48 pm
    California received a double dose of bad drought news on Tuesday, with state officials saying the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada is far below normal and that residents again aren't coming close to meeting Gov. Jerry Brown's call for a 20 percent cut in water use.
  • Feingold's post-State plans: Wisconsin listening tour
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:44 pm
    Former Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold is sending signals that he may be considering another run for office, telling his Facebook followers that he plans to travel around Wisconsin extensively to talk about his future after he leaves his State Department post this week.
  • Police, NSA investigating report of shots fired
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:41 pm
    U.S. Park Police are investigating whether a reported shooting along the Baltimore-Washington Parkway caused the damage that was reported to a nearby National Security Agency building.
  • California teacher found hanging knew suicide's devastation
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:37 pm
    The Southern California teacher whose students found her hanging from her classroom ceiling knew the devastating effects of suicide: Her own father went missing and was found dead with a bullet wound to his head after committing suicide nearly four years earlier.
  • Lawyer: Filing blaming boy for his own death was insulting
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:29 pm
    The mother of a 12-year-old who had a pellet gun when he was fatally shot by Cleveland police said Tuesday that the city was disrespectful of her son by suggesting he died as a result of his own actions.
  • Ferguson reviewing federal report on police force
    Associated Press | March 03, 2015 4:24 pm
    The St. Louis suburb of Ferguson says it's received a copy of the Justice Department report on its investigation into the police force.