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(Undated) -- A Mississippi Tea Party leader accused in a photo scandal is dead in an apparent suicide. Mark Mayfield was one of three men charged with conspiring to photograph U.S. Senator Thad Cochran's ill wife and put together a video against Cochran. WAPT TV reports Mayfield...
(Cobb Co., GA) -- Police are now scrutinizing the web search history of a Georgia father accused of leaving his young son to die in a hot SUV. They say Justin Harris searched the Internet to find out how long it takes for an animal to die in a hot car. Harris was arrested for...
(Gainesville, FL) -- With two deaths attributed to delays at Florida's Malcom Randall VA Hospital, the facility is now under a federal investigation. Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Sloan Gibson came to Gainesville Thursday to say he's pushing for change. That includes...
(Minneapolis, MN) -- President Obama is slamming congressional Republicans. Speaking in Minneapolis today, Obama said, "They don't do anything except block me and call me names." Obama chided plans by House Republicans to sue him over his frequent use of executive actions and...
(Tucson, AZ) -- The U.S. Border Patrol says a Mexican law enforcement helicopter crossed into Arizona Thursday morning and fired off a few shots. The incident happened about 100 yards inside the U.S. No one was injured and the matter is now under investigation. A statement from...
(Undated) -- Anyone able to track down former IRS official Lois Lerner's missing emails stands to make a million dollars for their efforts. Texas Republican Representatives Louie Gohmert and Bill Flores have introduced a bill to offer not only the million bucks, but another 500-...
(Detroit, MI) -- A question asked of General Motors' CEO on NBC's "Today" show is sparking a social media outcry. Matt Lauer asked Mary Barra this week whether she can perform well as a CEO and be a good mom at the same time. Lauer later posted on Facebook that he asked the...
(New York, NY) -- Shia LaBeouf is pleading not guilty to charges of disorderly conduct and criminal trespass. According to the New York "Daily News," the actor was held overnight after he was escorted out of a Broadway show and arrested. LaBeouf was allegedly smoking and being...
(Detroit, MI) -- Today marks the 100th anniversary of the founding of Dodge. Brothers John and Horace Dodge produced their first vehicle in 1914 out of a factory in Hamtramck , Michigan. After the deaths of the brothers in 1920, the company continued on until 1928 when it was...