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Georgia executes Vietnam vet whose lawyers claimed PTSD tie to deadly 1998 shooting

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:00am
A man who fatally shot a sheriff's deputy who stopped him for speeding on a Georgia interstate was put to death Tuesday for the 1998 killing, which was captured on the patrol car's video camera.
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Tsarnaev lawyers: Suspend jury selection over Paris attacks

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:00am
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge Tuesday to suspend jury selection in his trial for at least a month because the recent terrorist attacks in France have again placed the marathon bombings "at the center of a grim global drama."
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Florida teen to be honored for helping to save life of booking police officer

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:00am
The Fort Lauderdale Police Department is honoring a juvenile offender who helped to save the life of the officer who was booking him into jail.
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NASCAR driver Kurt Busch says ex-girlfriend who accused him of abuse is trained assassin

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:00am
The NASCAR driver known as "The Outlaw" testified Tuesday he believes his ex-girlfriend is a trained assassin dispatched on covert missions around the world who once returned home in a blood-splattered gown.
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Seattle dog rides city bus, report says

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:00am
KomoNews.com reports that commuters in the city's Belltown neighborhood have been joined in recent weeks by Eclipse, a black labrador retriever who boards the bus by herself.
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Another Albuquerque police officer involved in shooting

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:32pm
Just a day after a district attorney announced murder charges against two Albuquerque police officers, authorities said another city police officer fired his weapon Tuesday night. But authorities declined to say if anyone was killed or if anyone was shot.
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Prosecutors allege Minnesota woman defrauded insurer of $2M in ex-husband's staged death

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 9:28pm
A Minnesota woman is accused of defrauding an insurance company of $2 million in her ex-husband's faked death and her son is accused of helping cover up the scheme.
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Marathon bombing suspects' friend to plead guilty to lying to FBI; feds drop other charges

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 9:11pm
A friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect is expected to plead guilty to a reduced charge of lying to the FBI.
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Police say another Albuquerque officer involved in shooting, 3rd in 2015

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 9:06pm
Police say an Albuquerque officer has been involved in a shooting, but declined to say if anyone was killed.
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VH1's controversial 'Sorority Sisters' coming to a quick end; show's future unclear

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 9:03pm
VH1 is pushing the debut season of "Sorority Sisters" to a quick end after facing criticism for the reality show's depiction of black sorority members.
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3-year-old Utah boy driven away in stolen car is found safe after answering mom's cellphone

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:15am
Authorities say they found a 3-year-old boy who was sitting in a car stolen outside a Utah day care after he answered his mother's cellphone and honked the horn to draw their attention.
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Chicago-area cop to stand trial in bean-bag death of WWII vet

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:46am
A Cook County judge will decide if a suburban Chicago police officer is guilty of reckless conduct in the fatal shooting of a 95-year-old World War II veteran with a bean-bag gun in 2013.
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Prosecutor: Plea deal calls for man to get life in prison for 4 slayings in small Ohio city

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:45am
A defendant charged with killing four men at their homes in a small, north-central Ohio city would spend life in prison under a proposed plea deal, a prosecutor said.
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Attorney: Vanderbilt rape trial is about incident in dorm, not youth drinking or college life

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:45am
As attorneys begin selecting jurors in a rape trial involving two former Vanderbilt football players, a prosecutor says the case hinges on what took place for 32 minutes in a dorm — not on youth drinking or what happens on college campuses.
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NYC jail watchdog board votes for restrictive Rikers Island housing units, solitary reforms

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:31am
The agency charged with overseeing New York City jails has voted to create restrictive Rikers Island housing units for violent inmates and limit the use of solitary confinement.
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Hagel on farewell tour as defense secretary to thank troops, visit bases

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:31am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is opening a farewell tour to thank troops for their service as he prepares to turn over his duties to his designated successor, Ashton Carter.
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FOOD FIGHT: Alabama principal seeks cans of food to defend against intruders

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:24am
An eastern Alabama school principal is asking students to bring cans of food such as corn and peas as a way of fighting off a school intruder.
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Jamba settles proxy fight, agrees to add 2 new members to its board of directors

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 9:18am
Fruit smoothie maker Jamba has settled a proxy fight, adding two new members to its board of directors.
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FBI ups reward in case of Mississippi girl burned to death

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 8:57am
The FBI added $25,000 to a reward for information leading to the killer or killers of a Mississippi teenager burned to death last month, bringing the total amount to $43,000, authorities confirmed to FoxNews.com. 
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Chicago-area police officer who shot, killed 95-year-old man with bean-bag gun to stand trial

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 8:49am
A Cook County judge will decide if a suburban Chicago police officer is guilty of reckless conduct in the fatal shooting of a 95-year-old World War II veteran with a bean-bag gun in 2013.
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