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(Undated) -- Charlie Sheen wants members of the cast of "Two and a Half Men" to do what he just did in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Sheen dumped a bucket of money over his cranium in video proof of his meeting the challenge brought to him by hockey star Ryan Miller. The actor...
(Ferguson, MO) -- A world renowned forensic pathologist is describing the gunshot wounds that killed Michael Brown. Dr. Michael Baden confirmed this morning that Brown was shot at least six times, including twice in the head. The Department of Justice will also be conducting an...
(Chicago, IL) -- Seven people are dead and more than two-dozen are hurt following a rash of weekend shootings in Chicago. The dead include a pair of 16-year-olds, a girl and a boy. It was a little over a month ago when eleven people died and 60 more were wounded during a violent...
(Washington, DC) -- Former Vermont Senator Jim Jeffords is dead. The Republican-turned-independent was 80 years old. Jeffords spent more than three decades in the U.S. House and Senate. In 2001, Republican Jeffords bolted the GOP and announced he would caucus with Senate...
(Ferguson, MO) -- A lawyer for Michael Brown's family is confirming the unarmed black teenager died from multiple gunshot wounds. Attorney Daryl Parks insisted this morning that the Ferguson, Missouri police officer who killed Brown should have already been arrested. Two of...
(Washington, DC) -- Today is Eric Cantor's last day as a member of Congress. The former House Majority Leader recently decided not to complete his term after losing a Virginia primary race in June. Cantor is expected to enter the lucrative lobbying sector. California Republican...
(Ferguson, MO) -- A private autopsy shows Michael Brown was shot at least six times. Famed pathologist Dr. Michael Baden say the preliminary autopsy performed Sunday revealed the 18-year-old Brown was hit twice in the head and four times in the right arm. According to the...
(Jefferson City, MO) -- Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is deploying the National Guard to the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson amid continuing unrest over the police killing of an unarmed teenager. The community has been crippled by protests and looting for more than a week. Nixon says...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is back at the White House for meetings on military operations in Iraq, and unrest in a St. Louis suburb. Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will meet with members of the National Security Council about Iraq this morning. In the afternoon,...