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Boston Marathon Bombing Jury Finds Tsarnaev Guilty On All Counts

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

The twin bombings in 2013, carried out by Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with his older brother, Tamerlan, killed three people and left 264 others wounded. Seventeen of the counts can carry the death penalty.

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South Carolina Police Officer Charged With Murder After Shooting Man In Back

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Officer Michael Slager previously said he had followed procedure, but a video showed him shooting a man who was running away from him after a traffic stop.

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2 Illinois State Univ. Athletic Officials Among 7 Dead In Plane Crash

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

The university said Aaron Leetch and Torrey Ward were returning from the NCAA basketball championship game in Indianapolis. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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Coroner Says Illinois Teen Was Shot Twice In The Back By Police

Monday, April 06, 2015

Police say they were called because of an argument or fight. Justus Howell, 17, ran from them and the coroner says one bullet pierced his liver, spleen and heart. A second bullet hit his shoulder.

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Obama: 'Misjudgment' To Make Iran Deal Contingent On Recognizing Israel

Monday, April 06, 2015

In an interview with NPR, the president dismissed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's demand that Iran recognize Israel as part of a nuclear deal.

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Sarah Brady, Gun Control Activist, Widow Of James Brady, Dies

Friday, April 03, 2015

Brady, whose work helped pass the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, died of pneumonia on Friday. She was 73.

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Energy Secretary: Iran Deal Blocks All Paths Toward Nuclear Bomb

Friday, April 03, 2015

In an interview with NPR, Ernest Moniz says the deal has expanded the time it would take Iran to make a bomb significantly — from two months to a year.

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2 New York Women Arrested Over Alleged Bomb Plot

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Prosecutors said the two women intended to use a homemade bomb for an attack. One of the women once wrote a poem published in an al-Qaida magazine.

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Iran Reaches Framework Agreement With World Powers On Nuclear Program

Thursday, April 02, 2015

President Obama said that if fully implemented, the deal outlined today would prevent Iran "from obtaining a nuclear weapon."

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The Sen. Menendez Indictment In 5 Excerpts

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

The indictment against Sen. Robert Menendez alleges he took hundreds of thousands of dollars and extravagant gifts from a friend and donor in exchange for political favors.

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Sen. Robert Menendez Indicted On Corruption Charges

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

The indictment alleges that Menendez abused his office to benefit a friend and donor. The New Jersey senator has always maintained his innocence.

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11 Former Atlanta Public School Employees Found Guilty In Cheating Scandal

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

All but one of the 12 educators charged with racketeering were found guilty by a Georgia jury. The scandal involved dozens of schools and dozens of teachers who had previously taken plea deals.

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READ: Commutation Letter President Obama Sent To Inmate

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

President Obama commuted 22 sentences for federal prisoners serving time for drug-related crimes. He said that under current laws, those inmates would have already been released.

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Oversight Committee Issues Subpoena To 2 Secret Service Agents

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The Secret Service, said Rep. Jason Chaffetz, is refusing to allow his committee to interview two agents involved in the investigation of a potential bomb near the White House.

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Despite Criticism, Arkansas Passes Religious Freedom Bill

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The measure is similar to the controversial law passed by Indiana. Gov. Asa Hutchinson had previously said he would sign the bill into law.

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Nigerian President Concedes Election To Opposition Candidate

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

A sitting president has never lost a presidential bid in Nigeria, Africa's most populous country. Partial results showed Goodluck Jonathan trailing Muhammadu Buhari by close to 3 million votes.

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Despite Protests From Brazil, Trial For 840-Pound Emerald Will Continue

Monday, March 30, 2015

The Bahia Emerald has been hotly contested for years. A judge in California has decided to continue with a trial about its ownership even though Brazil says it was illegally exported.

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Pharmacists Group Votes To Discourage Members From Providing Execution Drugs

Monday, March 30, 2015

The measure could make it harder for states using made-to-order execution drugs to buy them. The American Pharmacists Association voted on the policy at its annual meeting.

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California's Death Row, The Nation's Largest, Runs Out Of Room

Monday, March 30, 2015

The death-row population in the state is growing because no one has been put to death in nearly a decade. Gov. Jerry Brown is asking for more money to open 100 more cells.

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Prosecution Rests In Case Against Admitted Boston Marathon Bomber

Monday, March 30, 2015

The prosecution ended on an emotional note: detailing all of the physical damage one of the bombs inflicted on 8-year-old Martin Richard.

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