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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 8:08 AM

Putin: Russian Bear Won't Become "Stuffed Animal"

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 3:33 PM

Slender Man Stabbing Defendants Competent for Trial: Judge

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 3:48 PM

Three Weeks Later: Search for Missing Student Takes Toll on Family as Holidays Arrive

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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Family of Teen Executed in 1944 Praises Exoneration

The sister of a 14-year-old boy executed in South Carolina in 1944 said Thursday she is ecstatic that a judge has finally tossed out his murder conviction but is still haunted by the injustice that sent him to the electric chair, NBC News reported. George Stinney Jr., a black teen, was convicted of beating to death two young white girls after a three-hour trial and put to death three months later in the segregated South. Civil rights advocates and Stinney's family spent years trying to get the case reopened, arguing his confession was coerced, before Judge Carmen Mullins vacated the verdict on Wednesday. "It was like a cloud just moved away," said Stinney's kid sister, Kathrine Robinson, 80, a retired school-teacher from New Jersey. Read »
Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 8:55 AM

Abused Kids Die as Officials Fail to Protect: Report

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3 Dead in DUI Crash After Christmas Church Event

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Storms Provide "Foothold for Drought Recovery" in California

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Teen Recently Reunited With Family Dies Crossing Street With Grandmother

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 11:26 AM

SpaceX Delays Space Station Cargo Launch

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 12:28 PM
Woman Gets Lost Luggage Back After 20 Years

Woman Gets Lost Luggage Back After 20 Years

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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 8:56 AM

Retiree Wins Lottery With Fortune Cookie "Lucky Numbers"

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 9:24 AM

Three Remaining "Cuban Five" Return to Havana

The three members of the convicted spies known as the “Cuban Five” imprisoned in the United States arrived to a heroes' welcome in Cuba on Wednesday, NBC News reported. Gerardo Hernandez, Antonio Guerrero and Ramon Labanino were greeted by Cuban President Raul Castro before being reunited with their families. The "Five Heroes," as they are known in Cuba, are fixtures in state media and their faces grace billboards across the island. Schoolchildren are taught their names and take part in public acts demanding their release. However, the five are reviled as spies by many exiles in South Florida. Read »
Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 11:10 AM

GM Suspends Delivery of Autos to Russian Dealers

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 9:53 AM

Feds Sue NYC Over Violence Against Rikers Youth

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