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Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 10:41 PM

Freight Train Carrying Oil Derails and Explodes in Illinois

A train loaded with crude oil derailed, and some of its cars caught fire, in Illinois Thursday while traveling through a rural part of the state, authorities said. There were no injuries reported, but at least two of the 103 train cars carrying crude oil were set ablaze. The train derailed at around 1:20 p.m. local time (2:20 p.m. ET) near Galena, a town of about 3,400 people in the northwestern part of the state near the Iowa border, BNSF Railway said in a statement. At least five of the train cars derailed, emergency officials said. Read »
Friday, Mar 6, 2015 at 2:45 AM

South Korea Seeks Attempted Murder Charge in Ambassador Attack

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Harrison Ford Hurt in Plane Crash on Golf Course

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Scientists Warn Sound Blasting for Oil Threatens Atlantic Whales

Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 10:14 PM

Costco to Rid of Chicken with Human Antibiotics

Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 12:32 PM

Supreme Court Schedules Gay Marriage Argument

Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 9:18 PM

Liberia's Last Ebola Patient Leaves Clinic

Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 11:18 PM

Plane Skids Off Runway at NYC's LaGuardia Airport

Sunday, Mar 1, 2015 at 11:12 PM
Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 8:30 PM

Cardinal Edward Egan, Former Archbishop of NY, Dead at 82

Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 3:52 PM

Pope Francis More Popular Than Ever in U.S.: Poll

Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 9:00 AM
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Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 12:53 PM

Jodi Arias Escapes Death Penalty After Mistrial

A judge in Phoenix read a note from jurors in the Jodi Arias trial saying they could not reach a unanimous verdict, NBC News reported. The judge declared a mistrial and set a new sentencing date for April 13th. The decision on Thursday removed the death penalty as an option and left Judge Sherry Stephen to decide the 34-year-old's fate. The first jury charged with sentencing her also could not reach a decision. Arias was convicted of first-degree murder in 2013 over the death of Travis Alexander, 30, who was found dead in his home in Mesa. Read »
Friday, Feb 27, 2015 at 7:58 PM

Identity Thief Filled Out Tax Return Before Me, Victim Says

Friday, Mar 6, 2015 at 1:46 AM

SF Man Accused of Starving Friend's Dog to Death

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