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Pilot in deadly Conn. wreck survived earlier crash

August 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Joann Mitchell, the mother of one of the crash victims, hugs East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo, during a vigil, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 in East Haven, Conn. The plane accident that killed four people in a Connecticut neighborhood was not the first crash for the pilot, a former Microsoft executive who was taking his teenage [&hellip...

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Cruz again raps Obama’s health care law

August 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Sen. Ted Cruz, (R-Texas), speaks during the family leadership summit in Ames, Iowa Saturday Aug. 10, 2013. Republican presidential hopefuls are hoping to impress conservative voters at the conference organized by an influential Christian group. The daylong...

Popular singer Eydie Gorme dies at 84

August 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Dec. 29, 1957 file photo, shows Eydie Gorme and Steve Lawrence, both 22, on their wedding day in Las Vegas. Gorme, a popular nightclub and television singer as a solo act and as a team with husband Steve Lawrence, has died. She was 84. Her...

Not vacation: Summer learning programs crucial

August 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 photo, Madison Graboyes, right, reads with Arty Baslilo, 5, during LitCamp, a summer reading program offered through the nonprofit literacy organization LitWorld, in New York’s Harlem neighborhood. “Our work really...

Usher to keep custody of his 2 young sons

August 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

R&B singer Usher, left, looks on as ex-wife Tameka Foster Raymond takes the witness stand during a child custody hearing, Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, in Atlanta. Foster Raymond requested the hearing earlier this week after the former couple’s son got...

Post-Benghazi, Obama plays it safe with embassies

August 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

A Yemeni soldier checks a car at a checkpoint on a street leading to the U.S. and British embassies in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013. Eighteen U.S. diplomatic outposts closed because of a terrorist threat will reopen Sunday, but the U.S. Embassy in...

TV blackouts aren’t shutting out fans completely

August 10, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, Aug. 2,2013, file photo, a television screen shows the CBS channel with an announcement by Time Warner Cable in Los Angeles. Three million Time Warner Cable customers in New York, Los Angeles and Dallas are without the CBS...

Plane crashes into Conn. homes, 4-6 believed dead

August 10, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo, right, speaks with the media as East Haven fire Chief Douglas Jackson listens, left, at the scene of a small plane crash in East Haven, Conn., on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham) EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A small...

Fla. murder suspect posted photo of wife’s body

August 10, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Police tape blocks the entrance to a murder scene in Miami, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Derek Medina, who authorities say fatally shot his wife — and apparently then posted a photo of her body on Facebook — turned himself in to police on Thursday. (AP Photo/J...

US to reopen 18 diplomatic missions after threat

August 10, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 6, 2013, photo, a Bahraini police officer sits in a police car at a new checkpoint near the U.S. Embassy in Manama, Bahrain. Eighteen of the 19 U.S. embassies and consulates that were closed in the Middle East and Africa because of a...