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  • David Greenglass of Rosenberg spying case dies

    October 15, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Nov. 16, 1960, file photo, convicted atom bomb spy David Greenglass sits in a taxi leaving New York’s Federal House of Detention. The former Army sergeant whose testimony led to the conviction and execution of his sister, Ethel...

  • Emu corralled after jaunt through traffic

    October 15, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    This photo provided by the Tustin Police Department shows an escaped emu on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Tustin, Calif. The big bird was safely corralled into a backyard pen it shares with two other emus. A police statement says there was no threat to public...

  • Denver jury: Deputies used too much force in death

    October 15, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    File – This undated photo provided by the Denver Department of Safety shows Marvin Booker, a homeless Denver street preacher. Jury selection got underway Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in the civil trial for five Denver sheriff’s deputies accused of...

  • Drone, banner force end to Euro soccer qualifier

    October 15, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    Serbia’s Stefan Mitrovic grabs a drone which was flying a banner containing the Albanian flag during the Euro 2016 Group I qualifying match between Serbia and Albania in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. The match was suspended. (AP Photo/Darko...

  • Harvard junior who took mom to Mexico can return

    October 15, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 photo, Dario Guerrero sits for a portrait in his bedroom with a picture of his late mother, at his grandparents’ home on the outskirts of Mexico City. Guerrero, a Harvard University junior, accompanied his dying mother to...

  • Santa Fe courthouse featured in USA TV pilot

    October 12, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    The old district courthouse building in downtown Santa Fe, NM has been transformed into a U.S. Embassy for the pilot episode of a new TV show call “Stanistan” on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/The Santa Fe New Mexican, Jane Phillips) SANTA FE,...

  • Czech actor Pavel Landovsky dies at 78

    October 12, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 27, 2011 file picture Czech actor, dissident, a signatory of human rights manifesto Charter 77 and former member of Vienna’s Burgtheater Pavel Landovsky poses for photographers at his house in Kytin (about 40 kms south of...

  • Global finance leaders pledge bold efforts

    October 12, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde, accompanied by IMFC Chair and Singapore’s Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, speaks during a news conference at the World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings...

  • New $3.7B gas line proposed for Ala., Ga., Fla.

    October 12, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Former Dougherty County commissioner Gloria Gaines, left, and current commissioner John Hayes discuss the proposed natural gas compressor site that would be near Gaines’ home in Albany, Ga., Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. Gaines and Hayes are helping to...

  • Pig farms rebound from virus; meat prices may drop

    October 12, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this July 18, 2007 file photo, hogs are shown in a pen at a Central Ohio farm. A virus that killed millions of baby pigs in the last year and led to higher pork prices has waned thanks to warmer weather and farmers’ efforts to sterilize...