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13 charged in hazing death of Fla. band member

May 3, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Florida State Attorney Lawson Lamar, center, announces charges against 13 people in the hazing death of Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion during a news conference in Orlando, Fla., Wednesday, May 2, 2012. The charges were announced more than five months after Champion, 26, died aboard a chartered bus parked outside an Orlando hotel...

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Human rights showdown awaits Clinton in Beijing

May 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

This undated photo provided by the China Aid Association shows blind Chinese legal activist Chen Guangchen in Shandong province, China. Chen, a well-known dissident who angered authorities in rural China by exposing forced abortions, made a surprise escape...

Bouncy houses cushion bear’s fall from tree

May 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama delivers a speech from Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Tuesday, May 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Kevin Lamarque, Pool) LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — When a black bear climbed a tree in a central Arkansas city and refused to come down, authorities...

Stinging gas sends May Day protesters fleeing

May 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Protesters break windows on downtown businesses including American Apparel and NikeTown during a May Day rally on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 in downtown Seattle. About two dozen of the hundreds of protesters that participated in the march shattered windows and...

Obama marks bin Laden’s death with Afghan trip

May 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Military personnel watch on a screen as President Barack Obama makes a live address at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) President Barack Obama chose to mark the anniversary of the death of Osama bin Laden in a...

Pettitte recalls Clemens conversation about HGH

May 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, right, leaves federal court, Tuesday, May 1, 2012 in Washington, as his retrial continues on charges of lying to Congress in 2008 when he said he had never used steroids of human growth hormone. (AP...

Secret trip trickled out then the trickle stopped

May 2, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama gets a high five as he greets troops at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON (AP) — It was the secret that bent but never quite fully broke. The White House released a...

Ocean race accidents stun sailors as probe deepens

May 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this image taken from U.S. Coast Guard video, a rescuer retrieves a piece of debris from the ocean off the Baja California, Mexico coast near Ensenada Sunday, April 29, 2012. The 37-foot racing sailboat Aegean, carrying a crew of four, was reported missing...

Wife of Edwards aide breaks down on witness stand

May 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Cheri Young, right, is escorted out of the Federal Courthouse in Greensboro, N.C. on Monday, April 30, 2012, after testifying in the John Edwards trial. Young, the wife of an ex-aide to John Edwards broke down on the witness stand Monday as she recounted how...

'Crocodile Dundee' star Paul Hogan ends tax battle

May 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 28, 2008 file photo Paul Hogan poses for a photo during a press conference for his movie “Charlie and Boots” at hotel in Sydney. The “Crocodile Dundee” star has resolved his seven-year battle with Australian...