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(Washington, DC) -- There's quite a bit of reaction to this morning's Supreme Court ruling on birth control. In a 5-4 decision involving arts and crafts retailer Hobby Lobby, the high court said some private companies with religious objections do not have to provide prescription...
(Washington, DC) -- The General Motors Ignition Compensation Fund will begin to take claims August 1st. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who is administering the fund, made the announcement this morning. The fund will only accept claims from those who have one of the two-point-six...
(Des Moines, IA) -- People living in America's heartland are gearing up for a wild ride. A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Nebraska and Iowa. Forecasters say there's a dangerous and elevated risk for twisters near Des Moines. Thunderstorms are expected to fire up...
(Undated) -- An offshoot of al-Qaeda says its leader is now the head of all Islam. ISIS issued a statement to coincide with the start of Ramadan, saying all Muslims must pledge allegiance and support to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as caliph . They also said Shiite Muslims deserve death...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- BET is distancing itself from a party that left one person dead over the weekend. LAPD officials say one person is dead and five others injured in two separate incidents at unsanctioned parties leading up to the BET Awards Sunday night. Black Entertainment...
(Detroit, MI) -- A compensation fund is being unveiled for victims of crashes involving faulty General Motors cars. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg said today there will not be any monetary cap on the awards. GM has recalled about two-and-a-half-million small cars with faulty ignition...
(Undated) -- Facebook is taking some heat after it altered the News Feeds of hundreds of thousand of users as part of an experiment into human behavior. The company's on-staff researchers manipulated the amount of positive or negative posts for nearly 700-thousand users to study...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. Supreme Court says some private companies with religious objections do not have to provide prescription contraceptive coverage to employees. Attorney for Conestoga Wood Specialties Casey Maddox says the decision is important. Today's 5-4 decision...
(Cobb County, GA) -- Newly released search warrants show the mother of Georgia boy who died in a sweltering car also researched hot car deaths on the Internet. Leanna Harris is standing by her husband, who's locked up without bond on charges of intentionally killing his 22-month...