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March 27, 2017

Man Arrested in Connection With Vandalism at Colorado Mosque

Police arrested a suspect in connection with the vandalism at a mosque near Colorado State University, a case they are investigating as a hate crime. Joseph Scott Giaquinto, 35, was arrested on suspicion of several charges, including a crime motivated... Continue Reading →


Arkansas Parole Board Recommends Rejection of Clemency for 2 Inmates on Death Row

The Arkansas Parole Board recommended Monday that the governor reject long-shot bids for clemency by two of inmates facing lethal injection next month, as a new lawsuit challenges the state's unprecedented plan to conduct four double executions over a 10-day... Continue Reading →

Apartment Fire Kills Three in Oakland

Awakened by screams of "fire," Michael Jones bolted out of bed in the pre-dawn darkness Monday at the dilapidated Oakland apartment building he calls home, instinctively pounded on the doors of his elderly neighbors and ushered them to safety -... Continue Reading →


NFL Approves Raiders’ Move From Oakland to Las Vegas

Invoking his father Al's name, and copying what the Hall of Fame owner did with the Raiders, Mark Davis is moving the franchise out of Oakland. NFL owners approved the Raiders' move to Las Vegas 31-1 at the league meetings... Continue Reading →


Michigan & Flint to Replace 18,000 Lead-Tainted Water Lines

Michigan and the city of Flint agreed Monday to replace thousands of home water lines under a sweeping deal to settle a lawsuit by residents over lead-contaminated water in the struggling community. Flint will replace at least 18,000 lead or... Continue Reading →


Police Say There is No Active Search for Cincinnati Nightclub Shooter

As Cincinnati police delved further into their investigation of a nightclub shooting melee that left one person dead and 16 injured, city officials Monday urged more witnesses to come forward and offered reassurances amid questions about safety in public gathering... Continue Reading →


Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Gets 15 Days in Jail

The wave of nationwide demonstrations that shook Russia's long dormant political scene over the weekend showed a new face of protest: mostly teenage demonstrators driven by accusations of high-level official corruption, glaring amid the nation's painful two-year recession. A year... Continue Reading →


Red Bull Heir Hasn’t Been Brought to Justice 4 Years After Hit-and-Run

The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find, as investigators followed a drip, drip, drip trail of brake fluid up... Continue Reading →


Dakota Access Preparing to Put Pipeline in Service

The Dakota Access pipeline developer said Monday that it has placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it's preparing to put the pipeline into service. Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners made the announcement... Continue Reading →


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