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Last moments recounted of official killed in crash
HONOLULU (AP) In the final moments of her life, Hawaii Health Director Loretta Fuddy clung to the hand of her deputy after a small plane taking them back to Honolulu crashed in the ocean off the island of Molokai.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 21:14:41 -0500
White House Twitter typo sparks Obamacare photo meme
President Obama is back on the offensive when it comes to promoting the Affordable Care Act. But White House aides may want to hit the spellcheck next time before they get carried away promoting the presidents message.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:49:52 -0500
Newlywed pleads guilty to second-degree murder
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) After lying to family, friends and police about what happened to her new husband when he disappeared in July, a Montana woman finally came clean to a federal judge in a surprising end to her murder trial.
Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:19:45 -0500
Fake signer at Mandela event says he hallucinated
JOHANNESBURG (AP) The sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial says he suffers from schizophrenia and hallucinated and saw angels while gesturing incoherently just 3 feet away from President Barack Obama and other world leaders, outraging deaf people worldwide who said his signs amounted to gibberish.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:47:14 -0500
Sentence in Texas teen's fatal DWI wreck stirs ire
HOUSTON (AP) "Affluenza," the affliction cited by a psychologist to argue that a North Texas teenager from a wealthy family should not be sent to prison for killing four pedestrians while driving drunk, is not a recognized diagnosis and should not be used to justify bad behavior, experts said Thursday.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:36:35 -0500
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 20:55:41 -0500
Nicaragua in thrall of canal dream; worries remain
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) Six months after the Sandinista government granted a Chinese businessman a 100-year concession to build a vast canal across Nicaragua, most of the nation is in the thrall of the imagined waterway.
Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:05:03 -0500
House OKs defense bill dealing with sexual assault
WASHINGTON (AP) The House overwhelmingly approved a comprehensive defense policy bill Thursday that aims to stem the epidemic of sexual assaults in the military, cover the cost of combat pay for the nation's war-fighters, and fund new aircraft and ships.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 19:13:02 -0500
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