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(Boston, MA) -- The surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect is to appear in public today, for the first time in nearly a year and-a-half. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is scheduled to attend a hearing in Boston federal court. Tsarnaev has been held in solitary confinement at a medical...
(Waukesha, WI) -- A ruling is expected today from a Wisconsin judge on whether two young girls are mentally competent to stand trial in the Slenderman stabbing. Twelve-year-old Morgan Geyser and 13-year-old Anissa Weier are charged with attempted murder, but they have been held...
(Undated) -- Netflix has no plans to offer offline viewing. In a report Wednesday, Tech-Radar-dot-com asked Netflix if the company has any plans to offer the ability to download its shows. Netflix's director of corporate communications and technology, Cliff Edwards, replied, "...
(Undated) -- President Obama says it's time to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba. In a nationally-televised speech from the White House on Wednesday, Obama said the long isolation of Cuba has had little effect. The President announced the U.S. will start easing some...
(Detroit, MI) -- Detroit Red Wings legend Gordie Howe is reportedly in much better health after a severe stroke in October and several minor strokes since then. Alisa Zee has more. Play Clip
(Montgomery County, PA) -- Pennsylvania officials are changing their minds on the cause of death of the man accused of killing six people and seriously injured a seventh. Police say Bradley Stone was found dead Tuesday in the woods in New Hanover Township after an apparent...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama say can they personally identify with racial bias in everyday life. The Obamas told "People" magazine that before moving into the White House, they experienced being treated differently because of their race. The...
(Undated) -- Legal executions in the U.S. are at a 20-year low. The nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center reports the 35 inmates executed this year are the fewest since 1994. The number of people sentenced to death is down even more dramatically. Only seven of the 32 states...
(Undated) -- There are reports that U.S. investigators have determined North Korea is behind the cyber attack on Sony. Several media outlets cite sources saying North Korean leaders ordered the attack on the entertainment giant. Investigators are expected to announce their...