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Archive for June 21st, 2012

  • Wis. company that sold to Va. Tech gunman closes

    June 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This April 19, 2007 file photo shows Eric Thompson, a Wisconsin online weapons dealer who sold guns or accessories to the killers in the Virginia Tech and Northern Illinois University mass shootings as well as a man who opened fire at a...

  • Priest at center of attack trial starts testifying

    June 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    William Lynch listens during an interview in San Francisco, Monday, June 18, 2012. Lynch was charged with savagely beating Rev. Jerold Lindner. Lynch dreamed for years about confronting the Jesuit priest he says molested him and his little brother more than...

  • Uruguay plan to let gov't sell marijuana

    June 21, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 27, 2011 file photo, Uruguay’s President Jose Mujica attends a press conference at the presidential residence in Montevideo, Uruguay. Mujica’s government plans to take a step beyond legalizing marijuana. It wants to sell...

  • Liberals urge Obama to go after Wall Street harder

    June 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this June 2, 2012 file photo, Massachusetts Democratic Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren speaks in Springfield, Mass. Liberals have groused about President Barack Obama since he was elected, lamenting a lack of progress on issues they hold...

  • Immigration suddenly roiling presidential contest

    June 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference at the G20 Summit, Tuesday, June 19, 2012, in Los Cabos, Mexico. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — No longer a backburner issue, immigration is roiling the presidential contest as President...

  • Police: Texas hotel shooting suspect not talking

    June 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    CORRECTS THAT DAVIAN IS THE CHILD THAT DIED – This photo provided by Laredo, Texas, Police shows Demond Bluntson. Bluntson, 36, was charged Wednesday, June 20, 2012 with capital murder and aggravated assault in Laredo where police say he fatally shot...

  • Sandusky defense rests on 3rd day in abuse case

    June 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pa., Wednesday, June 20, 2012. The defense has rested in Sandusky’s child sexual abuse trial. Sandusky is charged with 51 counts of...

  • Greece swears in new prime minister

    June 21, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Greece’s newly sworn-in Prime Minister Antonis Samaras looks on during his meeting with caretaker Prime Minister Panayiotis Pikramenos at Maximos Mansion, Athens, Wednesday, June 20, 2012. Samaras was sworn in as prime minister Wednesday at the helm of...