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NYPD is watching Facebook to fight gang bloodshed

October 3, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Jan. 27, 2012 file photo, New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly speaks to reporters during a news conference in New York. Kelly says the NYPD will be doubling the size of its gang unit to combat a surge in social media-fueled violence. The reinforcements will focus largely on loosely affiliated [&hellip...

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Pa. judge blocks photo ID rule for Election Day

October 3, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 26, 2012 file photo, A man heads into the the Penndot Drivers License Center in Butler, Pa., near a sign telling of the requirement for voters to show an acceptable photo ID to vote. Some political momentum could be on the line in a...

Border Patrol agent shot, killed on duty in Ariz.

October 3, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, law enforcement officers gather at a command post in the desert near Naco, Ariz., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, after a Border Patrol agent was shot to death near the U.S.-Mexico line. The agent, Nicholas...

Smoked salmon blamed for salmonella outbreak

October 3, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE- This Sunday, Dec. 2004 file photo, shows smoked salmon on toasted rye rounds with dilled cream cheese and sour cream. Smoked salmon tainted with salmonella bacteria has sickened hundreds of people in the Netherlands and the United States, sparking a...

Obama trying to avoid miscue in first debate

October 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 30, 2012 file photo, President Barack Obama waves to supporters as he arrives at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. President Barack Obama has one mission heading into his first debate with Republican Mitt Romney:...

NY AG sues JPMorgan over Bear Stearns securities

October 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 3, 2010 file photo, New York Attorney General-elect Eric Schneiderman gestures while giving his victory speech just past midnight in New York. The New York attorney general’s office has hit JPMorgan Chase & Co. with a civil...

Early returns show losses for Georgia ruling party

October 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Georgia’s billionaire and opposition leader Bidzina Ivanishvili prays in a church in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, Oct. 1, 2012. Voters in Georgia are choosing a new parliament in a heated election Monday that will decide the future of Saakashvili’s...

Skydiver aims to break sound barrier in free fall

October 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday Jan. 22, 2010 photo provided by Red Bull Stratos, Pilot Felix Baumgartner, left, shakes hands with United States Air Force Col. (Ret.) Joe Kittinger, right, following the Red Bull Stratos press conference in New York announcing...

Red Lobster _ for the non-seafood lover in you

October 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

This undated image provided by Red Lobster shows the restaurant’s new Chicken with Portobello dish. The chain that brought seafood to the masses is hoping to broaden its appeal by revamping its menu on Oct. 15 to boost the number of dishes that cater to...

Shootings expose cracks in US mental health system

October 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Aug. 23, 2012 photo, Kevin Earley, 33, stands next to the medicine cabinet which has an old photo taped to it, in the bathroom of his Vienna, Va., apartment that he shares with a roommate. “It reminds me to take my medicine every day and reminds...