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(St. Louis, MO) -- Video released by the St. Louis Police Department of the fatal shooting of a suspected shoplifter is raising more questions about the use of deadly force. Two officers shot and killed Kajieme Powell Tuesday when he ignored commands to drop a knife. The police...
(Boston, MA) -- A friend of alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will plead guilty to obstruction of justice charges. The friend's lawyer says his client will change his "not guilty" plea in court tomorrow. The man is accused of taking a backpack and computer from...
(Richmond, VA) -- Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell is wasting no time putting the spotlight on his wife in their federal corruption trial. McDonnell took the stand in his own defense today in Richmond, saying he couldn't have conspired with his wife Maureen because they...
(Ferguson, MO) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is promising a thorough civil rights probe into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown. Holder arrived in Ferguson, Missouri today and met with the parents of the black teenager who was gunned down by police officer Darren...
(Washington, DC) -- The White House says U.S. special forces tried to rescue journalist James Foley and others held hostage by ISIS militants. The White House released a statement saying President Obama had authorized the rescue attempt in Syria earlier this summer. The rescue...
(Ferguson, MO) -- A police officer is on suspension after pointing an assault rifle at a peaceful protester last night in Ferguson, Missouri. Videos have appeared online of the St. Ann Police officer pointing the weapon at protesters and shouting, "I will (expletive) kill you!"...
(Washington, DC) -- Same-sex marriages in Virginia won't become legal Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court put a hold on a lower court ruling. The high court stayed a decision by the federal Court of Appeals in Richmond which ruled the state's ban on gay marriages is...
(Ferguson, MO) -- Attorney General Eric Holder is in Ferguson, Missouri to get the facts about the deadly police shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. Holder arrived Wednesday and has already met with community leaders after several days of protests and violent...
(Undated) -- The State Department is looking to beef up security in Iraq. A U.S. official says the department has requested nearly 300 additional military personnel. The news comes following numerous U.S. airstrikes on ISIS militants as the military tries to protect American...