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Religious conservatives facing off at conference
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) The early auditions for the Republican Party's next presidential contest are in full swing at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists, where some of the GOP's most prominent religious conservatives are facing off.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 04:04:52 -0500
Opening statements to begin in general's sex trial
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) Opening statements were set to begin Friday in the court-martial of an Army general accused of sexually assaulting a captain under his command with whom he had a three-year affair.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 04:29:31 -0500
Pistorius: former girlfriend testifies on gunplay
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) A former girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius testified Friday at the double-amputee runner's murder trial that he always carried a firearm and that their relationship ended when he cheated on her with Reeva Steenkamp, the woman he fatally shot last year.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 05:58:28 -0500
International court convicts Congo rebel leader
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) The International Criminal Court on Friday convicted a rebel leader of charges including murder and pillage over a deadly attack on a village in eastern Congo, but acquitted him of rape, sexual slavery and using child soldiers.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 05:52:54 -0500
AP PHOTOS: Women brick-makers in debt in Pakistan
MANDRA, Pakistan (AP) Amna Bhatti has spent half a century shaping mud into bricks in a huge kiln south of the Pakistani capital, Islamabad. She started by paying off her parents' debt and now she's on to her late husband's. She'll probably spend the rest of her life here.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 03:03:06 -0500
Darren Sharper returns to court seeking release
LOS ANGELES (AP) Darren Sharper will return to court on Friday where his attorneys will argue that the former NFL All-Pro safety should be released from a Los Angeles jail.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 02:54:25 -0500
Here comes El Nino; good news for US weather woes
WASHINGTON (AP) Relief may be on the way for a weather-weary United States with the predicted warming of the central Pacific Ocean brewing this year that will likely change weather worldwide. But it won't be for the better everywhere.
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:15:32 -0500
Senate blocks change to military sex assault cases
WASHINGTON (AP) Bowing to the Pentagon, the Senate agreed after impassioned debate Thursday to leave the authority to prosecute rapes and other serious crimes with military commanders in a struggle that highlighted the growing role of women in Congress.
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:16:23 -0500
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