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Testimony: US soldier knew he killed Afghans

November 7, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this courtroom sketch, Sgt. Jason McLaughlin, a prosecution witness in the preliminary hearing of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, is shown Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, on the stand in a military courtroom at Joint Base Lewis McChord in Washington state. Bales is accused of 16 counts of premeditated murder and six counts of [&hellip...

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Gay marriage, marijuana highlight ballot measures

November 7, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, center, speaks at a news conference in Baltimore, Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, in front of supporters of a ballot question that, if passed, would allow same-sex marriage in the state. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) While the general...

Exit poll: Hint of economic optimism amid worry

November 7, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Students at the University of California Davis line up to vote at a polling place set up the at Memorial Union on campus in Davis, Calif. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee,Autumn Payne) MAGS OUT; LOCAL TV OUT (KCRA3, KXTV10, KOVR13,...

King wins Maine seat in party fight for Senate

November 7, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Republican Richard Mourdock, a candidate for Indiana’s U.S. Senate seat, greets voters and supports outside a polling place in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Mourdock is running against Democrat Joe Donnelly. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) WASHINGTON...

Police: Calif. shooting suspect was ‘methodical’

November 7, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

An unidentified woman cries as she’s rushed into a car after learning of a workplace shooting Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Fresno, Calif. A parolee who worked at a California chicken processing plant opened fire at the business on Tuesday, killing one...

Republicans try to pick up more governors’ offices

November 7, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Democratic Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton, right, a candidate for North Carolina governor, greets Judith Abraham, far left, Greensboro City Councilwoman Marikay Abuzuaiter, second from left, and Julius Taylor, outside Muri’s Chapel United Methodist Church in...

Utility workers face tasks monumental and mundane

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, file photo, an electrical worker cleans wiring at a substation in Hoboken, New Jersey. With 1.9 million residents still without power, 67,000 utility workers are trying to restore power in the Northeast. But besides...

Prosecutor: US soldier had blood of victims on him

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 23, 2011, file photo, Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System photo, Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, 1st platoon sergeant, Blackhorse Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry...

Americans face prospect of status quo Congress

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 19, 2012 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. A barrage of negative ads, more than $2 billion in spending and months of campaign stops come down to this reality:...

Hearing for Army general accused of sex crimes

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Army shows Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair. Sinclair, who served five combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, has been charged with forcible sodomy, multiple counts of adultery and having inappropriate...