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Police: N.Y. cop drunk in fatal wrong-way crash

Police officer's blood-alcohol content was nearly three times the legal limit.

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:04:15 -0400
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:58:45 -0400
Inspector General: Care delay may be factor in VA deaths

Griffin defends his Aug. 26 report on the Phoenix VA Health Care System: No whitewash.

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:38:11 -0400
New video of missing Virginia student emerges

Family asks public for leads on Hannah Graham's disappearance.

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:38:14 -0400
Latest video of missing Va. student shows man following

Family asks public for leads on Hannah Graham's disappearance.

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:37:36 -0400
California wildfire sends up towering column of smoke

The King Fire's size has leapt to 28,000 acres, producing smoke column seen from cities

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:35:15 -0400
Farmer eschews engines for real horse power

A farmer in central New York doesn't believe in using tractors or anything else with an engine to work his fields, but he still relies on a certain amount of horse power. (Sept. 18)

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:32:08 -0400
New details about alleged PA shooter's past

New details are emerging about shooting suspect Eric Frein's past prior to last week's fatal police ambush. Meanwhile, law enforcement officers from around the country gather for the funeral of Cpl. Bryon Dickson. (Sept. 18)

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:32:07 -0400
Vixen workout puts women center stage

The Vixen Workout is not only changing women's bodies, it's also changing the way they see themselves, inspiring a confident community of "vixens" across the country who prefer working out in a nightclub-like setting, instead of a regular gym. (Sept

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:27:29 -0400
Phoenix VA whistleblower faces off with investigator who rejected allegations

In a hearing before the U.S. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, Acting Inspector General Richard Griffin defends his Aug. 26 report on the Phoenix VA Health Care System.

      
 
 

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:19:52 -0400
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