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  • Correction: Obit-James Garner story

    Correction: Obit-James Garner story

    Friday, August 1 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-08-02 00:31:35 GMT
    Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.
    In a story July 20 about the death of TV legend James Garner, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the actor was "found dead." In fact, he died in the presence of family and others.
  • Suing Obama: GOP-led House gives the go-ahead

    Suing Obama: GOP-led House gives the go-ahead

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:59:36 GMT
    A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority.
    A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority.
  • Students home safe from Israel

    Students home safe from Israel

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:45:03 GMT
    Two local girls have made it home safely after spending weeks in a war zone.
    Two local girls have made it home safely after spending weeks in a war zone.
  • Man killed in plane crash on beach was stationed at Ga. base

    Man killed in plane crash on beach was stationed at Ga. base

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:11:41 GMT
    The man killed during a freak plane crash on a Florida Gulf Coast beach near Sarasota, where he and his wife were celebrating their anniversary, was stationed at a military base in Georgia.
    The man killed during a freak plane crash on a Florida Gulf Coast beach near Sarasota, where he and his wife were celebrating their anniversary, was stationed at a military base in Georgia.
  • Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

    Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:40 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:40:40 GMT
    Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network.The Sarah Palin Channel, which went live on Sunday, bills itself as a "direct connection" between the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate and her supporters.
    Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network.The Sarah Palin Channel, which went live on Sunday, bills itself as a "direct connection" between the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate and her supporters.
  • Wanted Man Taunts Police On Facebook, Arrested 24-Hours Later

    Wanted Man Taunts Police On Facebook, Arrested 24-Hours Later

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:50:38 GMT
    A man trying to outsmart the cops in Maryland, actually helped lead law-enforcement right to him.
    A man trying to outsmart the cops in Maryland, actually helped lead law-enforcement right to him.
  • College Students Build Bionic Arm For 6-Year-Old, Free Of Charge

    College Students Build Bionic Arm For 6-Year-Old, Free Of Charge

    Saturday, July 26 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-07-26 22:39:59 GMT
    An engineering student at University of Central Florida is making a six-year-old's dream of being a normal kid, come true, by creating a new- bionic arm.
    An engineering student at University of Central Florida is making a six-year-old's dream of being a normal kid, come true, by creating a new- bionic arm.
  • Houston Firefighters dramatic rescue of injured crane operator

    Houston Firefighters dramatic rescue of injured crane operator

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:47:05 GMT
    Houston fire department responded to a high angle rescue after a crane operator slipped and fell during shift change. It happened just before traffic hour on Post Oak at Garretson in the Galleria area. The rescue happened 200 ft (20 stories) in the air.
    Houston fire department responded to a high angle rescue after a crane operator slipped and fell during shift change. It happened just before traffic hour on Post Oak at Garretson in the Galleria area. The rescue happened 200 ft (20 stories) in the air.
  • 'That's a Moray' Scuba Diver and Eel Share an Incredible Friendship

    'That's a Moray' Scuba Diver and Eel Share an Incredible Friendship

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:23 AM EDT2014-07-25 04:23:18 GMT
    This video documenting a professional diver's unlikely friendship with a moray eel is simply amazing, You may have to stop eating sushi made with eel.
    This video documenting a professional diver's unlikely friendship with a moray eel is simply amazing, You may have to stop eating sushi made with eel.
  • Go, Turbo, go! Tiny two-legged puppy uses cart to get around

    Go, Turbo, go! Tiny two-legged puppy uses cart to get around

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:52 AM EDT2014-07-24 11:52:11 GMT
    Turbo the tiny two-legged chihuahua is making major strides in his efforts to go mobile.
    Turbo the tiny two-legged chihuahua is making major strides in his efforts to go mobile.
  • Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

    Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

    Monday, July 21 2014 1:40 AM EDT2014-07-21 05:40:03 GMT
    Now's the time to get moonstruck.
    Now's the time to get moonstruck.
  • Bodies from downed jet piled in boxcars in Ukraine

    Bodies from downed jet piled in boxcars in Ukraine

    Sunday, July 20 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-07-20 23:50:11 GMT
    A top Ukrainian official says the government and the pro-Russia separatists it is fighting have reached a preliminary agreement to remove the bodies from the site of the Malaysian plane crash.
    Pro-Moscow rebels piled nearly 200 bodies from the downed Malaysian jetliner into four refrigerated boxcars Sunday in eastern Ukraine, and cranes at the crash scene moved big chunks of the Boeing 777, drawing condemnation...
  • Dashcam Captures Officer Dragging Suicidal Man Away From Highway

    Dashcam Captures Officer Dragging Suicidal Man Away From Highway

    Sunday, July 20 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-07-20 23:50:10 GMT
    A man in North Olmsted, Ohio is saved by a police officer - after he drunkenly ran onto a busy highway.
    A man in North Olmsted, Ohio is saved by a police officer - after he drunkenly ran onto a busy highway.
  • Without radar, missile may not have identified jet

    Without radar, missile may not have identified jet

    Sunday, July 20 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-07-20 21:19:26 GMT
    If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said...
    If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday.
  • At 94, Betty Strohfus boards another B-17

    At 94, Betty Strohfus boards another B-17

    Sunday, July 20 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-07-20 18:04:48 GMT
    The AirExpo at Flying Cloud Airport is truly for aviation enthusiasts of all ages, but possibly one of the oldest veterans at the show has earned her stripes in more ways than one.
    The AirExpo at Flying Cloud Airport is truly for aviation enthusiasts of all ages, but possibly one of the oldest veterans at the show has earned her stripes in more ways than one.
  • Man accused of molesting puppy undergoing testing

    Man accused of molesting puppy undergoing testing

    Friday, July 18 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-07-18 20:09:22 GMT
    A southwestern Illinois man found mentally fit to stand trial on charges that he molested a puppy is waiting for court officials to decide if he's a sexually dangerous person.
    A southwestern Illinois man found mentally fit to stand trial on charges that he molested a puppy is waiting for court officials to decide if he's a sexually dangerous person.
  • Woman hooks piranha cousin with rep for vicious personal bite

    Woman hooks piranha cousin with rep for vicious personal bite

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 12:59 PM EDT2014-07-15 16:59:55 GMT
    A Michigan woman dangling a worm in a Detroit-area lake hooked a cousin of the piranha whose imposing teeth and undeserved reputation for biting testicles make it one of the scariest freshwater fish on the planet.
    A Michigan woman dangling a worm in a Detroit-area lake hooked a cousin of the piranha whose imposing teeth and undeserved reputation for biting testicles make it one of the scariest freshwater fish on the planet.
  • Mom charged with drug assault after newborn tests positive for meth

    Mom charged with drug assault after newborn tests positive for meth

    Monday, July 14 2014 7:46 AM EDT2014-07-14 11:46:34 GMT
    A 26-year-old woman has become the first to be charged under controversial new laws in Tennessee that make it illegal to take drugs while pregnant, after both her and her baby tested positive for methamphetamine.
    A 26-year-old woman has become the first to be charged under controversial new laws in Tennessee that make it illegal to take drugs while pregnant, after both her and her baby tested positive for methamphetamine.
  • Prince George's County man builds remote-controlled lawnmower

    Prince George's County man builds remote-controlled lawnmower

    Friday, July 11 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-07-12 03:22:50 GMT
    Cutting the lawn is a lot of people's least favorite chore. But one Prince George’s County man may have come up with a solution. He has built a remote-controlled lawnmower.
    Cutting the lawn is a lot of people's least favorite chore. But one Prince George’s County man may have come up with a solution. He has built a remote-controlled lawnmower.
  • Colorado man rescues baby deer from window well

    Colorado man rescues baby deer from window well

    Friday, July 11 2014 11:03 AM EDT2014-07-11 15:03:19 GMT
    Todd Dierdorff told FOX 9 a baby deer fell into his neighbor's window well, so he gently crawled down to retrieve it. The mother deer was watching from a distance, but once he got into the well and the baby deer squealed, she came right over to see what was going on.
    Todd Dierdorff told FOX 9 a baby deer fell into his neighbor's window well, so he gently crawled down to retrieve it. The mother deer was watching from a distance, but once he got into the well and the baby deer squealed, she came right over to see what was going on.
  • Pair jailed for breaking into school, stealing munchies

    Pair jailed for breaking into school, stealing munchies

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:11 AM EDT2014-07-10 15:11:22 GMT
    They weren't quite cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs and it certainly wasn't the breakfast of champions: Two young Hernando County men were arrested for allegedly breaking into an elementary school and stealing some cereal.
    They weren't quite cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs and it certainly wasn't the breakfast of champions: Two young Hernando County men were arrested for allegedly breaking into an elementary school and stealing some cereal.
  • Man claims he was kidnapped by Uber driver in DC

    Man claims he was kidnapped by Uber driver in DC

    Thursday, July 10 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-07-10 13:57:32 GMT
    A New York man visiting D.C. claims he was kidnapped by his Uber driver. Ryan Simonetti tweeted during the experience saying quote, 'was just kidnapped by an Uber driver in D.C., held against my will, and involved in a high speed chase across state lines with police. Crazy.'
    A New York man visiting D.C. claims he was kidnapped by his Uber driver. Ryan Simonetti tweeted during the experience saying quote, 'was just kidnapped by an Uber driver in D.C., held against my will, and involved in a high speed chase across state lines with police. Crazy.'
  • WATCH: Inspiring toddler warms hearts with first steps

    WATCH: Inspiring toddler warms hearts with first steps

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-07-08 17:10:07 GMT
    Inspiration is sweeping social media sites in the form of a 2-year-old amputee’s newly viral video.
    Inspiration is sweeping social media sites in the form of a 2-year-old amputee’s newly viral video.
  • 11-Year Old Autistic Boy Suspected Of Being Kept In Cage

    11-Year Old Autistic Boy Suspected Of Being Kept In Cage

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-07-03 02:58:57 GMT
    Authorities have removed an 11-year-old boy with autism from an Orange County home where investigators suspect he may have been kept in a cage.
    Authorities have removed an 11-year-old boy with autism from an Orange County home where investigators suspect he may have been kept in a cage.
  • Waffle House boycotts Belgian waffles to support US men's soccer

    Waffle House boycotts Belgian waffles to support US men's soccer

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 8:30 AM EDT2014-07-01 12:30:18 GMT
    Waffle House has announced they will not be selling Belgian waffles in honor of Tuesday's decisive World Cup match pitting the US men's soccer team against Belgium.
    Waffle House has announced they will not be selling Belgian waffles in honor of Tuesday's decisive World Cup match pitting the US men's soccer team against Belgium.
  • Arlington officer praised for helping pit bull

    Arlington officer praised for helping pit bull

    Friday, June 27 2014 11:06 AM EDT2014-06-27 15:06:40 GMT
    An officer in Arlington is getting some praise for helping a lost pit bull that alarmed residents.
    An officer in Arlington is getting some praise for helping a lost pit bull that alarmed residents.
  • Fox News Poll: Most expect combat troops to return to Iraq as Obama’s foreign policy rating hits new low

    Fox News Poll: Most expect combat troops to return to Iraq as Obama’s foreign policy rating hits new low

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 3:48 AM EDT2014-06-25 07:48:14 GMT
    President Obama’s decision to send 300 special-forces advisers to Iraq leads most voters to believe a large number of combat troops will eventually go back there. That’s according to a new Fox News poll released Tuesday.
    President Obama’s decision to send 300 special-forces advisers to Iraq leads most voters to believe a large number of combat troops will eventually go back there. That’s according to a new Fox News poll released Tuesday.
  • Special Needs Child Kicked Out of Theater

    Special Needs Child Kicked Out of Theater

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 1:52 AM EDT2014-06-25 05:52:22 GMT
    Destiny Schuers is a special needs child who struggles with a long list of different disorders and issues, but right now the whole family is dealing with what they describe as discrimination against the 10-year-old.
    Destiny Schuers is a special needs child who struggles with a long list of different disorders and issues, but right now the whole family is dealing with what they describe as discrimination against the 10-year-old.
  • What This Dad Did For His Sick Daughter Will Tear You Up Inside

    What This Dad Did For His Sick Daughter Will Tear You Up Inside

    Friday, June 20 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-06-20 23:10:20 GMT
    This video was upload just after Father's Day, and already some are saying it's one of the best videos on YouTube.
    This video was upload just after Father's Day, and already some are saying it's one of the best videos on YouTube.
  • Federal judge rules no beer in convenience, grocery stores

    Federal judge rules no beer in convenience, grocery stores

    Thursday, June 19 2014 8:09 AM EDT2014-06-19 12:09:02 GMT
    Indiana shoppers can forget about picking up cold beer with their groceries after a federal judge opted against loosening restrictions on where the chilled beverage can be sold. Instead, consumers who want a cold one will have to keep making a separate stop at a liquor store after the supermarket or convenience store, or go out to a bar or a restaurant.
    Indiana shoppers can forget about picking up cold beer with their groceries after a federal judge opted against loosening restrictions on where the chilled beverage can be sold. Instead, consumers who want a cold one will have to keep making a separate stop at a liquor store after the supermarket or convenience store, or go out to a bar or a restaurant.
  • South Carolina DMV says boy can't retake license photo in makeup

    South Carolina DMV says boy can't retake license photo in makeup

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-06-18 11:01:52 GMT
    The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles says a boy who dresses as a girl may not have his driver's license photo retaken wearing makeup. A New York group known as the Transgender Legal Defense Education Fund wrote the DMV last week requesting that 16-year-old Chase Culpepper be allowed to have a new photo dressed as he normally does.
    The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles says a boy who dresses as a girl may not have his driver's license photo retaken wearing makeup. A New York group known as the Transgender Legal Defense Education Fund wrote the DMV last week requesting that 16-year-old Chase Culpepper be allowed to have a new photo dressed as he normally does.
  • KFC probes whether scarred 3-year-old girl was asked to leave

    KFC probes whether scarred 3-year-old girl was asked to leave

    Monday, June 16 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-06-16 16:25:01 GMT
    KFC Corp. says it's investigating allegations that a restaurant employee in Jackson, Mississippi, asked a 3-year-old to leave because her facial injuries disturbed other patrons. The company is also giving $30,000 toward Victoria Wilcher's medical bills, a spokesman said Sunday. The allegation about KFC was made Thursday on "Victoria's Victories," a Facebook page following Victoria Wilcher's recovery from a pit bull attack in April. The administrator posted a photo showing Victoria smiling ...
    KFC Corp. says it's investigating allegations that a restaurant employee in Jackson, Mississippi, asked a 3-year-old to leave because her facial injuries disturbed other patrons. The company is also giving $30,000 toward Victoria Wilcher's medical bills, a spokesman said Sunday. The allegation about KFC was made Thursday on "Victoria's Victories," a Facebook page following Victoria Wilcher's recovery from a pit bull attack in April. The administrator posted a photo showing Victoria smiling ...
  • Dozens of headstones vandalized at Woburn cemetery

    Dozens of headstones vandalized at Woburn cemetery

    Saturday, June 14 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-06-14 22:44:55 GMT
    Police say two dozen headstones were vandalized at a cemetery in Woburn overnight.
    Police say two dozen headstones were vandalized at a cemetery in Woburn overnight.
  • Neighbors rescue toddler after fall into pool overnight

    Neighbors rescue toddler after fall into pool overnight

    A toddler nearly drowned after falling into a pool at an apartment complex in the middle of the night. Two neighbors came to the rescue just in the nick of time at the complex near 19th Avenue and Glendale.
    A toddler nearly drowned after falling into a pool at an apartment complex in the middle of the night. Two neighbors came to the rescue just in the nick of time at the complex near 19th Avenue and Glendale.
  • VIDEO: Boy Scouts rescued by helicopter in Boundary Waters

    VIDEO: Boy Scouts rescued by helicopter in Boundary Waters

    Friday, June 13 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-06-13 21:09:25 GMT

    A Boy Scouts troop is safe after being rescued from a lake in the Boundary Waters. The troop of 8 people went into the water when their canoes capsized Thursday on Basswood Lake.

    A Boy Scouts troop is safe after being rescued from a lake in the Boundary Waters.The troop of 8 people went into the water when their canoes capsized Thursday on Basswood Lake.
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    Wearable Technology Review: The Martian Notifier

    Wearable Technology Review: The Martian Notifier

    Friday, June 13 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-06-13 19:55:47 GMT
    This is the aptly named, Martian Notifier. It looks like a traditional chronograph, but it fuses smartphone functionality with a traditional watch in a device that is decidedly simple, thus the “Notifier” moniker.
    This is the aptly named, Martian Notifier. It looks like a traditional chronograph, but it fuses smartphone functionality with a traditional watch in a device that is decidedly simple, thus the “Notifier” moniker.
  • VIDEO: Pig Escapes From Truck En Route To Slaughterhouse

    VIDEO: Pig Escapes From Truck En Route To Slaughterhouse

    Friday, June 13 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-06-13 19:38:01 GMT
    A new Youtube video shows a pig in the face of danger allegedly heading to the slaughterhouse.
    A new Youtube video shows a pig in the face of danger allegedly heading to the slaughterhouse.
  • Minnesota man, 80, trapped in grain bin for 3 hours

    Minnesota man, 80, trapped in grain bin for 3 hours

    Friday, June 13 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-06-13 19:10:28 GMT

    Firefighters rescued an 80-year-old man from a grain bin near Lewiston, Minn. on Thursday. The man was trapped in the corn-filled bin for more than 3 hours, remaining conscious throughout the rescue effort.

    Firefighters rescued an 80-year-old man from a grain bin near Lewiston, Minn. on Thursday. The man was trapped in the corn-filled bin for more than 3 hours, remaining conscious throughout the rescue effort.


  • Heroic officer saves driver after gas pump crash

    Heroic officer saves driver after gas pump crash

    Friday, June 13 2014 9:41 AM EDT2014-06-13 13:41:30 GMT
    An off-duty New York state police officer helped save a man's life in a fiery gas pump crash.
    An off-duty New York state police officer helped save a man's life in a fiery gas pump crash.
  • Man calls for help during home invasion, gets voicemail

    Man calls for help during home invasion, gets voicemail

    Friday, June 13 2014 9:08 AM EDT2014-06-13 13:08:14 GMT

    A home invasion and robbery in Pasco County is exposing some problems in the 911 dispatch system.

    A home invasion and robbery in Pasco County is exposing some problems in the 911 dispatch system.

  • Teen surprised by deployed sister on graduation day, anniversary of dad's passing

    Teen surprised by deployed sister on graduation day, anniversary of dad's passing

    Monday, June 9 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-06-09 19:59:38 GMT
    High school graduation is a defining moment for a teenager. A testament to academic achievement displayed in the form of a diploma.
    High school graduation is a defining moment for a teenager. A testament to academic achievement displayed in the form of a diploma.
  • Florida man accused of assaulting brother with marijuana plants

    Florida man accused of assaulting brother with marijuana plants

    Monday, June 9 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-06-09 18:53:44 GMT
    Sheriff's deputies say a Lakeland, Florida man faces domestic battery charges after hitting his brother with marijuana plants from their yard.
    Sheriff's deputies say a Lakeland, Florida man faces domestic battery charges after hitting his brother with marijuana plants from their yard.
  • School sunscreen ban burns mom

    School sunscreen ban burns mom

    Monday, June 9 2014 8:01 AM EDT2014-06-09 12:01:34 GMT
    A Texas mom is angry over a school ban on sunscreen that she says led to her daughter getting a severe sunburn during a field trip. The North East Independent School District has the restriction because it considers sunscreen toxic, and fears kids will eat it, parent Christy Riggs, of San Antonio, told Fox News.
    A Texas mom is angry over a school ban on sunscreen that she says led to her daughter getting a severe sunburn during a field trip. The North East Independent School District has the restriction because it considers sunscreen toxic, and fears kids will eat it, parent Christy Riggs, of San Antonio, told Fox News.
  • Wife divorces husband over the movie "Frozen"

    Wife divorces husband over the movie "Frozen"

    Friday, June 6 2014 9:50 AM EDT2014-06-06 13:50:25 GMT
    Some people just take their love of Disney movies serious. But what about to the brinks of divorce?!
    Some people just take their love of Disney movies serious. But what about to the brinks of divorce?!
  • Marijuana infused coffee claims to give you a real morning buzz

    Marijuana infused coffee claims to give you a real morning buzz

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 12:31 PM EDT2014-06-03 16:31:40 GMT
    A new product promises drinkers a jolt of something extra than your daily dose of caffeine. Washington state based Mirth Provisions plans to release a cannabis-infused cold-brew coffee called "Legal," as the new product will only be available in markets where marijuana is legal. Creator Adam Stites told My Northwest that each bottle will contain about 20 milligrams of THC, enough to create “an alert, creative, high,” but not too much as to make it an unpleasant experience, “especially...
    A new product promises drinkers a jolt of something extra than your daily dose of caffeine. Washington state based Mirth Provisions plans to release a cannabis-infused cold-brew coffee called "Legal," as the new product will only be available in markets where marijuana is legal. Creator Adam Stites told My Northwest that each bottle will contain about 20 milligrams of THC, enough to create “an alert, creative, high,” but not too much as to make it an unpleasant experience, “especially...
  • Puppy hits gas pedal, drives car into Canton pond

    Puppy hits gas pedal, drives car into Canton pond

    Rosie is a 12-week-old German shepherd puppy who was excited to jump into the car her owner was driving. In her enthusiasm, however, she got tangled up with the gas pedal, and got in over her head.
    Rosie is a 12-week-old German shepherd puppy who was excited to jump into the car her owner was driving. In her enthusiasm, however, she got tangled up with the gas pedal, and got in over her head.
  • Witness: Plane never left the ground in Hanscom crash that killed 7

    Witness: Plane never left the ground in Hanscom crash that killed 7

    Sunday, June 1 2014 10:16 PM EDT2014-06-02 02:16:27 GMT
    The plane that crashed and killed all 7 on board at Hanscom Field never became airborne, a witness of the crash told the National Transportation Safety Board, the government agency investigating the crash.
    The plane that crashed and killed all 7 on board at Hanscom Field never became airborne, a witness of the crash told the National Transportation Safety Board, the government agency investigating the crash.
  • Kyrgyzstan native charged with obstructing Marathon bombing investigation

    Kyrgyzstan native charged with obstructing Marathon bombing investigation

    Saturday, May 31 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-05-31 22:27:19 GMT
    A Kyrgyzstan native has been charged in connection to the Boston Marathon bombing investigation.
    A Kyrgyzstan native has been charged in connection to the Boston Marathon bombing investigation.
  • Immigration officials block Liberian mother from Minn. teen's funeral

    Immigration officials block Liberian mother from Minn. teen's funeral

    Friday, May 30 2014 1:07 PM EDT2014-05-30 17:07:48 GMT
    A Plymouth, Minnesota man is planning a funeral for his teenage son, who drowned in an indoor swimming pool last month, but immigration officials have denied his Liberian mother a visa to attend the service.
    A Plymouth, Minnesota man is planning a funeral for his teenage son, who drowned in an indoor swimming pool last month, but immigration officials have denied his Liberian mother a visa to attend the service.
  • Sheriff: Dog shot, left dead with puppies still nursing

    Sheriff: Dog shot, left dead with puppies still nursing

    Thursday, May 29 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-05-29 17:59:06 GMT

    Law enforcement officials in Parker County want to find the person who killed a mother dog and left her body in a kennel with nursing puppies.

    Law enforcement officials in Parker County want to find the person who killed a mother dog and left her body in a kennel with nursing puppies.

  • Friends of Marine jailed in Mexico recall how he saved lives, led by example

    Friends of Marine jailed in Mexico recall how he saved lives, led by example

    Monday, May 26 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-05-26 19:40:57 GMT
    Combat veteran friends of Andrew Tahmooressi, the Marine sergeant imprisoned in Mexico since March 31, say had it not been for his bravery and leadership during two tours in Afghanistan there would be many more military dead this Memorial Day. Imprisoned in Mexico for allegedly making a wrong turn into Mexico while carrying three weapons, Tahmooressi faces as much as 20 years in prison, even though his guns were legal in the U.S. and there appears to be ample evidence his border crossing was...
    Combat veteran friends of Andrew Tahmooressi, the Marine sergeant imprisoned in Mexico since March 31, say had it not been for his bravery and leadership during two tours in Afghanistan there would be many more military dead this Memorial Day. Imprisoned in Mexico for allegedly making a wrong turn into Mexico while carrying three weapons, Tahmooressi faces as much as 20 years in prison, even though his guns were legal in the U.S. and there appears to be ample evidence his border crossing was...
  • Wounded warriors take up skydiving

    Wounded warriors take up skydiving

    Sunday, May 25 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-05-26 01:08:30 GMT
    Although an IED attack and severe infection left Army vet Joe Grabianowski in a wheelchair, he never gave up on skydiving. "I've wanted to do it for a long time now. Well before even I was wounded. I've had dreams of it, thoughts of it,"Grabianowski told Fox News."It would be such a goal. If you just achieve it, you'd feel so great about it."Grabianowski’s motivation was Todd Love, a Marine Corps vet who lost both legs at the hip, along with his left hand to the mid-forearm. "Being able to b...
    Although an IED attack and severe infection left Army vet Joe Grabianowski in a wheelchair, he never gave up on skydiving. "I've wanted to do it for a long time now. Well before even I was wounded. I've had dreams of it, thoughts of it,"Grabianowski told Fox News."It would be such a goal. If you just achieve it, you'd feel so great about it."Grabianowski’s motivation was Todd Love, a Marine Corps vet who lost both legs at the hip, along with his left hand to the mid-forearm. "Being able to b...
  • Marine who lost part of leg in bomb attack drives to victory

    Marine who lost part of leg in bomb attack drives to victory

    Sunday, May 25 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-05-26 00:34:24 GMT
    Marine Staff Sgt. Liam Dwyer always knew that despite losing much of his left leg in combat he could win races if he got the chance. That came Saturday when Dwyer teamed with Tom Long to win the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge event at Lime Rock Park in Connecticut."Saying I'm excited is a major understatement," Dwyer told The Associated Press by phone shortly after the victory. "I am ecstatic about this." Dwyer drove the first 22 laps and was 25th in the 32-car field before turnin...
    Marine Staff Sgt. Liam Dwyer always knew that despite losing much of his left leg in combat he could win races if he got the chance. That came Saturday when Dwyer teamed with Tom Long to win the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge event at Lime Rock Park in Connecticut."Saying I'm excited is a major understatement," Dwyer told The Associated Press by phone shortly after the victory. "I am ecstatic about this." Dwyer drove the first 22 laps and was 25th in the 32-car field before turnin...
  • Obama vows to tackle VA problems, voices support for VA secretary

    Obama vows to tackle VA problems, voices support for VA secretary

    Wednesday, May 21 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-05-21 18:00:50 GMT
    President Obama, breaking his silence on the Veterans Affairs scandal, outlined steps Wednesday to "fix whatever is wrong" at the agency -- while stopping short of heeding calls to sack VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. The president described Shinseki as a "great soldier" who has "put his heart and soul into this thing." At the same time, Obama is bringing in the White House deputy chief of staff, Rob Nabors, to oversee a broader review. He dispatched Nabors on Wednesday to Phoenix, where allega...
    President Obama, breaking his silence on the Veterans Affairs scandal, outlined steps Wednesday to "fix whatever is wrong" at the agency -- while stopping short of heeding calls to sack VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. The president described Shinseki as a "great soldier" who has "put his heart and soul into this thing." At the same time, Obama is bringing in the White House deputy chief of staff, Rob Nabors, to oversee a broader review. He dispatched Nabors on Wednesday to Phoenix, where allega...
  • Notre Dame won't recognize 'traditional marriage' student club

    Notre Dame won't recognize 'traditional marriage' student club

    Tuesday, May 20 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-05-20 18:22:03 GMT
    A student group at the University of Notre Dame advocating traditional marriage has been denied official recognition as a campus club at the iconic Catholic institution, although members vow to appeal the decision.
    A student group at the University of Notre Dame advocating traditional marriage has been denied official recognition as a campus club at the iconic Catholic institution, although members vow to appeal the decision.
  • Fossils of giant 'Titanosaur' found in Argentina

    Fossils of giant 'Titanosaur' found in Argentina

    Sunday, May 18 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-05-18 16:03:53 GMT

    A farm worker in Argentina discovered the remains of a dinosaur weighing 100 tons, which makes it the largest specimen in the world found up to now according to researchers' calculations, local media reported Saturday.

    A farm worker in Argentina discovered the remains of a dinosaur weighing 100 tons, which makes it the largest specimen in the world found up to now according to researchers' calculations, local media reported Saturday.

  • Fox News Poll: 2014 midterm elections

    Fox News Poll: 2014 midterm elections

    Friday, May 16 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-05-16 22:20:58 GMT
    The 2014 midterm elections are still six months away. But if they were held today, 43 percent of voters would back the Democratic candidate in their House district and 40 percent would support the Republican, according to the latest Fox News poll.
    The 2014 midterm elections are still six months away. But if they were held today, 43 percent of voters would back the Democratic candidate in their House district and 40 percent would support the Republican, according to the latest Fox News poll.
  • Fox News Poll: Trust in government down 44 percent among GOP in last decade

    Fox News Poll: Trust in government down 44 percent among GOP in last decade

    Friday, May 16 2014 10:29 AM EDT2014-05-16 14:29:09 GMT
    When it comes to Washington controversies, most American voters think Benghazi, the IRS and the government’s electronic surveillance program are serious matters. A Fox News poll also finds that less than four in 10 voters trust the federal government.
    When it comes to Washington controversies, most American voters think Benghazi, the IRS and the government’s electronic surveillance program are serious matters. A Fox News poll also finds that less than four in 10 voters trust the federal government.
  • Fox News Poll: Why voters approve (or disapprove) of President Obama

    Fox News Poll: Why voters approve (or disapprove) of President Obama

    Thursday, May 15 2014 5:52 AM EDT2014-05-15 09:52:33 GMT
    President Barack Obama’s job rating stands at 44 percent approve and 49 percent disapprove in the latest Fox News poll. That is the best rating he’s received since last fall.
    President Barack Obama’s job rating stands at 44 percent approve and 49 percent disapprove in the latest Fox News poll. That is the best rating he’s received since last fall.
  • Fox News Poll: Obama, Clinton seen as deceitful on Benghazi

    Fox News Poll: Obama, Clinton seen as deceitful on Benghazi

    Thursday, May 15 2014 5:27 AM EDT2014-05-15 09:27:46 GMT
    A majority thinks the White House has tried to deceive people about the September 11, 2012 terrorist attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. At the same time, Republicans are seen as politicizing the issue rather than trying to get to the truth.
    A majority thinks the White House has tried to deceive people about the September 11, 2012 terrorist attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. At the same time, Republicans are seen as politicizing the issue rather than trying to get to the truth.
  • ACLU protests distribution of Bibles at South Dakota school

    ACLU protests distribution of Bibles at South Dakota school

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 7:08 AM EDT2014-05-13 11:08:07 GMT
    The American Civil Liberties Union is urging a central South Dakota school district to reverse its decision to allow the distribution of Bibles to fifth-graders.
    The American Civil Liberties Union is urging a central South Dakota school district to reverse its decision to allow the distribution of Bibles to fifth-graders.
  • Report: Thousands of convicted criminals freed while awaiting deportation proceedings

    Report: Thousands of convicted criminals freed while awaiting deportation proceedings

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 5:31 AM EDT2014-05-13 09:31:52 GMT
    The Obama administration released thousands of convicted criminals -- including murderers and those convicted of sexual assault -- while they were awaiting deportation proceedings, according to a new report. The Center for Immigration Studies, a Washington-based advocacy group, released the statistics on Monday, in its latest bid to draw attention to what analysts with the organization say are lax enforcement practi...
    The Obama administration released thousands of convicted criminals -- including murderers and those convicted of sexual assault -- while they were awaiting deportation proceedings, according to a new report. The Center for Immigration Studies, a Washington-based advocacy group, released the statistics on Monday, in its latest bid to draw attention to what analysts with the organization say are lax enforcement practi...
  • NBA says Shelly Sterling can't own Clippers if husband is forced to sell

    NBA says Shelly Sterling can't own Clippers if husband is forced to sell

    Monday, May 12 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-05-12 14:13:26 GMT
    The NBA pushed back late Sunday against Shelly Sterling's assertion that she should retain her ownership stake in the Los Angeles Clippers even if the league's other owners force her estranged husband, Donald Sterling, to sell the team. "Under the NBA Constitution, if a controlling owner's interest is terminated by a 3/4 vote, all other team owners' interests are automatically terminated as well," NBA spokesman Mike...
    The NBA pushed back late Sunday against Shelly Sterling's assertion that she should retain her ownership stake in the Los Angeles Clippers even if the league's other owners force her estranged husband, Donald Sterling, to sell the team. "Under the NBA Constitution, if a controlling owner's interest is terminated by a 3/4 vote, all other team owners' interests are automatically terminated as well," NBA spokesman Mike...
  • Hagel: Military should review transgender ban

    Hagel: Military should review transgender ban

    Sunday, May 11 2014 9:04 PM EDT2014-05-12 01:04:18 GMT
    The prohibition on transgender individuals serving in the U.S. military "continually should be reviewed," Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Sunday.Hagel did not indicate whether he believes the policy should be overturned.
    The prohibition on transgender individuals serving in the U.S. military "continually should be reviewed," Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Sunday.Hagel did not indicate whether he believes the policy should be overturned.
  • Legally blind pole vaulter finishes 4th in UIL state meet

    Legally blind pole vaulter finishes 4th in UIL state meet

    Friday, May 9 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-05-10 01:13:04 GMT
    Legally blind Charlotte Brown, out of Emory Rains High near Dallas competed in the Girls 3A pole vault in the UIL State and Track meet in Austin.
    Legally blind Charlotte Brown, out of Emory Rains High near Dallas competed in the Girls 3A pole vault in the UIL State and Track meet in Austin.
  • Fire Truck Overturns, 4 Firefighters go to Hospital

    Fire Truck Overturns, 4 Firefighters go to Hospital

    Thursday, May 8 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-05-08 18:20:59 GMT
    A Charlotte Mecklenburg fire truck overturned Thursday morning in the Ballantyne area of Charlotte. The accident happened near Ardrey Kell Road and Bridgehampton Club Drive.Four firefighters went to the hospital with potentially serious injuries. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.
    A Charlotte Mecklenburg fire truck overturned Thursday morning in the Ballantyne area of Charlotte. The accident happened near Ardrey Kell Road and Bridgehampton Club Drive.Four firefighters went to the hospital with potentially serious injuries. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.
  • 90-year-old World War II veteran gets prison sentence for drugs

    90-year-old World War II veteran gets prison sentence for drugs

    Thursday, May 8 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-05-08 16:00:44 GMT
    A 90-year-old Indiana man who hauled more than a ton of cocaine into Michigan for a Mexican drug cartel has been sentenced to three years in prison on his birthday. Leo Sharp says he's "really heartbroken" over his crimes. Detroit federal Judge Nancy Edmunds says age and World War II service aren't enough to keep Sharp out of prison. She calls the case "difficult and disgusting."Sharp of Michigan City, Indiana, was s...
    A 90-year-old Indiana man who hauled more than a ton of cocaine into Michigan for a Mexican drug cartel has been sentenced to three years in prison on his birthday. Leo Sharp says he's "really heartbroken" over his crimes. Detroit federal Judge Nancy Edmunds says age and World War II service aren't enough to keep Sharp out of prison. She calls the case "difficult and disgusting."Sharp of Michigan City, Indiana, was s...
  • University reverses professor's ban on graduates thanking God

    University reverses professor's ban on graduates thanking God

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-05-07 14:41:49 GMT
    Officials at East Carolina University have told students to disregard instructions from a chemistry professor who told them they were prohibited from mentioning God during a departmental graduation ceremony. In an email obtained by Campus Reform, Assistant Professor Eli Hvastkovs told his students to prepare "family friendly" statements for the chemistry department's recognition event. He said the remarks should refr...
    Officials at East Carolina University have told students to disregard instructions from a chemistry professor who told them they were prohibited from mentioning God during a departmental graduation ceremony. In an email obtained by Campus Reform, Assistant Professor Eli Hvastkovs told his students to prepare "family friendly" statements for the chemistry department's recognition event. He said the remarks should refr...
  • Nine performers injured at circus show in Providence

    Nine performers injured at circus show in Providence

    Nine people were seriously injured Sunday afternoon during a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performance, according to an official familiar with the incident.
    Nine people were seriously injured Sunday afternoon during a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performance, according to an official familiar with the incident.
  • Pitbull guilty of mauling boy gets life sentence in animal shelter

    Pitbull guilty of mauling boy gets life sentence in animal shelter

    Wednesday, April 30 2014 11:29 AM EDT2014-04-30 15:29:43 GMT
    PHOENIX (AP) – A judge ruled Tuesday that a pit bull that mauled a 4-year-old boy earlier this year will spend the rest of its life in an animal shelter set up in an old jail by the sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix. Phoenix Municipal Court Judge Deborah Griffith said the dog named Mickey will be housed in the no-kill shelter opened in 2000 by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, an animal lover who offered to take in the 4-year-old pit bull. Griffith had declared the dog vic...
    PHOENIX (AP) – A judge ruled Tuesday that a pit bull that mauled a 4-year-old boy earlier this year will spend the rest of its life in an animal shelter set up in an old jail by the sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix. Phoenix Municipal Court Judge Deborah Griffith said the dog named Mickey will be housed in the no-kill shelter opened in 2000 by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, an animal lover who offered to take in the 4-year-old pit bull. Griffith had declared the dog vic...
  • Deployed Dallas military mom returns home, surprises son at school

    Deployed Dallas military mom returns home, surprises son at school

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:56:34 GMT
    A Dallas second grader got quite the surprise at school on Friday when his military mother returned home from Kuwait.
    A Dallas second grader got quite the surprise at school on Friday when his military mother returned home from Kuwait.
  • Drivers In Fiery FedEx/School Bus Crash Had Clean Records

    Drivers In Fiery FedEx/School Bus Crash Had Clean Records

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:25:18 GMT
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] Both drivers in the fiery Northern California crash involving a FedEx truck and bus full of students had clean driving records.
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] Both drivers in the fiery Northern California crash involving a FedEx truck and bus full of students had clean driving records.
  • 20 wounded in multiple stabbings at Pa. high school

    20 wounded in multiple stabbings at Pa. high school

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 12:01 PM EDT2014-04-09 16:01:24 GMT
    Twenty students were wounded — four seriously — during a stabbing spree early Wednesday at a high school near Pittsburgh and a 16-year-old male student is in custody, authorities say.
    Twenty students were wounded — four seriously — during a stabbing spree early Wednesday at a high school near Pittsburgh and a 16-year-old male student is in custody, authorities say.
  • Young boy hit by car out of hospital, beaten driver remains in coma

    Young boy hit by car out of hospital, beaten driver remains in coma

    Friday, April 4 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-04-04 20:41:49 GMT
    Police are continuing the investigation of the beating of a man who stopped to help a young boy he had just accidentally hit with his car. They say the suspects aren't known in the neighborhood are appear to be teenagers.
    Police are continuing the investigation of the beating of a man who stopped to help a young boy he had just accidentally hit with his car. They say the suspects aren't known in the neighborhood are appear to be teenagers.
  • Broken ATM spits out $37,000

    Broken ATM spits out $37,000

    Friday, April 4 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-04-04 17:05:22 GMT
    Police in Maine are investigating after a malfunctioning ATM at a bank spit out $37,000 in cash to man who requested $140.
    Police in Maine are investigating after a malfunctioning ATM at a bank spit out $37,000 in cash to man who requested $140.
  • Young cancer patient celebrates last day of chemo, first Tigers game

    Young cancer patient celebrates last day of chemo, first Tigers game

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:27 AM EDT2014-04-04 15:27:07 GMT
    Ainsley is three years old. Her and her family have commuted to Detroit every Monday for the past 22 weeks for chemo treatments. However, this Monday marked a very special day. Not only was she celebrating her last day of chemotherapy, but also her very first Detroit Tigers game.
    Ainsley is three years old. Her and her family have commuted to Detroit every Monday for the past 22 weeks for chemo treatments. However, this Monday marked a very special day. Not only was she celebrating her last day of chemotherapy, but also her very first Detroit Tigers game.
  • Christian school pressures 'tomboy' to transfer

    Christian school pressures 'tomboy' to transfer

    Friday, March 28 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-03-28 21:09:42 GMT
    An 8-year-old Virginia girl who keeps her hair short and wears boys' clothes has withdrawn from a private Christian academy under pressure from its administration.
    An 8-year-old Virginia girl who keeps her hair short and wears boys' clothes has withdrawn from a private Christian academy under pressure from its administration.
  • Smartphone app helps alcoholics stay sober, study says

    Smartphone app helps alcoholics stay sober, study says

    Thursday, March 27 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-03-28 00:32:08 GMT
    A smartphone app for recovering alcoholics that includes a panic button and sounds an alert when they get too close to taverns helped keep some on the wagon, researchers who developed the tool found.
    A smartphone app for recovering alcoholics that includes a panic button and sounds an alert when they get too close to taverns helped keep some on the wagon, researchers who developed the tool found.
  • Glow-in-the-dark plants go on sale

    Glow-in-the-dark plants go on sale

    Thursday, March 27 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-03-27 16:38:19 GMT
    Growing a glowing tree may take a while, but you can order glow-in-the-dark seeds for Arabidopsis, a small flowering plant in the mustard family, right now.
    Like the glowing forests from the film "Avatar," glow-in-the-dark plants are coming to your home. Growing a glowing tree may take a while, but you can order glow-in-the-dark seeds for Arabidopsis, a small flowering plant in the mustard family, right now.
  • Amber Alert update: Officials say suspect posed as girl's doctor, told school she was sick

    Amber Alert update: Officials say suspect posed as girl's doctor, told school she was sick

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-03-26 22:09:31 GMT
    City officials say the man suspected of abducting 8-year-old Relisha Rudd posed as her doctor in a collaborated effort with the girl's mother and grandmother to fool administrators at Payne Elementary School into believing the 8-year-old was not coming to school because she was sick.
    City officials say the man suspected of abducting 8-year-old Relisha Rudd posed as her doctor in a collaborated effort with the girl's mother and grandmother to fool administrators at Payne Elementary School into believing the 8-year-old was not coming to school because she was sick.
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