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Archive for April 5th, 2013

  • Ala. Legislature votes to pardon Scottsboro Boys

    April 5, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    In this July 26, 1937 file photo, police escort two of the five recently freed “Scottsboro Boys,” Olen Montgomery, wearing glasses, third left, and Eugene Williams, wearing suspenders, forth left through the crowd greeting them upon their arrival...

  • NYC fast food workers picket for higher pay

    April 5, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments Off

    Demonstrators holds a sign and chant slogans outside of a Wendy’s fast food restaurant, Thursday, April 4, 2013 in New York. New York City fast food workers plan a second job action day to press for higher wages. Organizers say hundreds of workers plan...

  • Ebert, nation’s best-known film critic, dies at 70

    April 5, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Wednesday, June 23, 2010 file photo, Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic Roger Ebert poses in the kitchen of his home in Chicago. Ebert published a cookbook of more than two dozen recipes for the rice cooker called “The Pot and How...

  • Soldier charged with murder in Fort Knox shooting

    April 5, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    This Aug. 18, 2010 image provided by the U.S. Army shows the Chaffee Gate entrance to Fort Knox. An Army civilian employee was shot and killed in a parking lot at Kentucky’s Fort Knox on Wednesday, and investigators were seeking to question a man in...

  • UN condemns Afghan attack that killed at least 46

    April 5, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Afghan Army soldiers search the main courtroom in the destroyed courthouse in Farah, western Afghanistan, Thursday, April 4, 2013. Suicide bombers disguised as Afghan soldiers stormed a courthouse Wednesday in a failed bid to free more than a dozen Taliban...

  • Laws, rumors have ammo flying off store shelves

    April 5, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signs legislation at the Capitol in Hartford, Conn., Thursday, April 4, 2013, which includes new restrictions on weapons and large capacity ammunition magazines, a response to last year’s deadly school shooting in...

  • More Rutgers faculty seek firings in coach case

    April 5, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 31, 2012 file photo, Rutgers Athletic Director Tim Pernetti answers a question in Piscataway, N.J. Some Rutgers alumni say Pernetti should be dismissed over his handling of men’s basketball coach Mike Rice’s behavior and...

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    April 5, 2013 • CartoonsComments Off

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