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Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 03:33 PM EDT

Man Convicted in Plot to Behead Blogger for Islamic State

Man Convicted in Plot to Behead Blogger for Islamic State

A Massachusetts man was convicted Wednesday of plotting to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller and kill other Americans on behalf of the Islamic State group. Jurors found David Wright guilty of all...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 06:06 AM EDT

Obama Returns to Campaign Trail for Dems in Governor's Races

Obama Returns to Campaign Trail for Dems in Governor's Races

Former President Barack Obama is returning to the campaign trail to stump for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in New Jersey and Virginia as they gear up for next month's elections.

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 11:33 PM EDT

US Rep. Calls Trump a 'Liar,' Niger Attack His 'Benghazi'

US Rep. Calls Trump a 'Liar,' Niger Attack His 'Benghazi'

Calling Donald Trump a "liar," U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson on Wednesday fiercely defended her statements over his call with a fallen U.S. soldier's widow. She is also demanding answers on the Niger attack in...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 06:11 AM EDT

Trial Date to Be Set for Man Accused of Killing Muslim Teen

Trial Date to Be Set for Man Accused of Killing Muslim Teen

A northern Virginia man accused of killing a Muslim teen as she walked back to her mosque is scheduled to be back in court, where he now faces charges that could bring the death penalty.

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Police Name 4, Including Pregnant Woman, Killed in Md. Crash

Police Name 4, Including Pregnant Woman, Killed in Md. Crash

The Carroll County Sheriff's Office says a pregnant woman was among the four people killed in a collision with a speeding car.

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Father Sentenced to 40 Years in Death of 2-Month-Old Son

Father Sentenced to 40 Years in Death of 2-Month-Old Son

A Maryland father who beat his infant son to death, buried his body and kept his death a secret for weeks will spend 40 years in prison.

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 11:17 PM EDT

Emergency Alerts Unable to Reach Millions in Bay Area

Emergency Alerts Unable to Reach Millions in Bay Area

U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris delivered a scathing letter to the Federal Communications Commission Tuesday evening, criticizing the agency for its failure to develop an effective cell phone...

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Worries Nag Booming Stock Market 30 Years After Black Monday

Worries Nag Booming Stock Market 30 Years After Black Monday

How long can this nirvana last for investors? The stock market keeps ticking methodically higher into record territory, and the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 23,000 for the first time on Wednesday....

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Iranian General Helped Iraq Seize City From US Ally: Sources

Iranian General Helped Iraq Seize City From US Ally: Sources

A few days after President Donald Trump announced his get-tough approach to Iran, one of its top military commanders helped engineer the seizure of an important Iraqi city from a U.S. regional ally, Iraqi,...

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Appeals Court: Maryland Peace Cross Violates Constitution

Appeals Court: Maryland Peace Cross Violates Constitution

A federal appeals court has found that a 40-foot-tall cross on a Maryland state highway median just outside Washington violates the U.S. Constitution.

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