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Lawyer: Afghan killings suspect remembers little

March 20, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

A white van, believed to be transporting Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, leaves Kansas City International Airport Friday, March 16, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. Bales is is accused of gunning down 16 Afghan women and children. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga) FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — The Army staff sergeant accused of slaughtering 16 Afghan civilians in [&hellip...

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Balloon pilot killed in Ga., passengers are safe

March 20, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Friday, March 16, 2012 photo provided by Brian Wesnofske, pilot Ed Ristaino, 63, speaks to skydivers in his hot-air balloon over Fitzgerald, Ga. Later, Ristaino would tell his five passengers to bail out just before a thunderstorm sucked in his craft...

Colo. wildfire nearly contained, evacuation lifted

March 20, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

CORRECTS SOURCE OF PHOTO TRANSMITTED AS ASYUM101 TO YUMA, COLO., PIONEER NOT YUMA SUN AND LOCATION TO YUMA COUNTY, COLO. NOT YUMA, ARIZ. – In a Sunday, March 18, 2012 photo provided by the Yuma, Colo., Pioneer, a wildfire sends up a huge wall of smoke,...

Romney seeks primary-fight breaking point in Ill.

March 20, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks at the University of Chicago, Monday, March 19, 2012, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) CHICAGO (AP) — His confidence surging, Mitt Romney pointedly ignored his Republican...

Apple to pay dividend, start stock buybacks

March 20, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this July 21, 2011 file photo, a window washer works atop the cube-like structure of glass that houses the Apple Store showroom in the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Apple Inc. said it will announce the outcome of its internal discussion...

Barbers, beauticians get snippy over striped poles

March 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this March 9, 2012, photo Joel and Lisa Martin pose outside their barber shop and salon in Rosemount, Minn. The barber pole, one of the oldest signs that can be seen on storefronts across America, are an increasing source of friction between barbers and...

Jury finds Va. Tech negligent in '07 shootings

March 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Grafton Peterson, right, parent of the late Erin Peterson, wipes his face in Montgomery County Circuit Court in Christiansburg Va. Wednesday March 14 2012. Jurors began deliberating Wednesday over a lawsuit filed by the parents of two students slain in the...

Rogge concerned about Olympic nationality switches

March 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

President of the International Olympic Committee, IOC, Belgian Jacques Rogge waits for the opening of the executive board’s meeting at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, Tuesday, March 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Keystone, Salvatore Di Nolfi)...

Defense lawyer: NYC temple plot case misguided

March 13, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for an Algerian native accused of planning to blow up synagogues said Tuesday that her client was a mentally unstable man targeted by the New York Police Department as part of its “unconstitutional and illegal”...

Polls give different views of NY Muslim program

March 13, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In a Friday, Feb. 24, 2012 file photo, New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly responds to questions during a news conference in New York. A Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday, March 13, 2012 says 82 percent of respondents thought the...