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(Dallas, TX) -- George W. Bush is recovering from knee surgery. Doctors in Chicago gave the former president a partial knee replacement on Saturday. A spokesperson says Bush is recovering quickly at his Dallas home and already climbing stairs. The 67-year-old complained that he...
(Undated) -- The U.S. Supreme Court is ruling in favor of a Fox News reporter, saying Jana Winter does not have to reveal confidential sources related to her coverage of the Aurora, Colorado movie massacre. It's the second win for Winter. A New York court late last year handed...
(Washington, DC) -- The Supreme Court says states must look beyond rigid rules when imposing the death penalty on people with intellectual disabilities. The justices voted 5-4 saying that states must apply a margin of error to the IQ tests it administers to people on Death Row...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama plans to keep nearly 10-thousand U.S. troops in Afghanistan after the end of this year. The President will talk about the Afghan mission in a statement from the White House at 2:45 this afternoon, Eastern time. Obama previously set the end of...
(Lakeland, FL) -- The man wanted for the weekend murders of three people in Lakeland, Florida has been found in another state. Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd says a SWAT team is working to take David Smith into custody. The 27-year-old Smith is a veteran suffering from PTSD and...
(Isla Vista, CA) -- The Isla Vista rampage is leading to questions about how a troubled young man like Elliot Rodger could get his hands on several guns. Rodger was able to legally obtain three guns despite having a history of depression and seeing therapy. UCLA law professor...
(Mariposa County, CA) -- As many as 100 homes are being threatened by a wildfire that is quickly spreading in Northern California. The Hunters Fire broke started as a structure fire near Lake McClure in Mariposa County and quickly spread. As of 8:30 last night, Pacific time, it...
(Islamabad) -- An American doctor is dead in eastern Pakistan after being shot eleven times in front of his wife and young son. Monday's killing of Ohio cardiologist Mehdi Ali Qamar may be the latest attack on religious minorities in Pakistan. He arrived in Punjab province last...
(Undated) -- EBay is still getting around to notifying its 145-million users about a massive security breach. EBay's global marketplaces chief says the company moved quickly to disclose the breach once it realized cyber thieves got into customers' information. The company is now...