Thursday

OJ Simpson appears in court in Las Vegas (AP Photo)

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: 1. WHAT’S WITHIN THE NSA’S POWER Congressional testimony reveals that the agency can snoop not just on a […]

08/01/2013

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Dog mauls little girl in Ventura

VENTURA, Calif. (AP) – Ventura police say a 5-year-old girl was mauled by a large Rottweiler dog as she walked down Main Street with a parent. A Police Department statement says multiple 911 calls reported […]

07/19/2013

In these undated photos provided by the Philadelphia Police Department, Khusen Akhmedov, 23, left, of Lancaster, and Ahmen Holloman, 30, of Philadelphia, are shown. (AP Photo/Philadelphia Police Department)

Suspect in drag racing deaths had been on bail

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man who allegedly struck and killed a Philadelphia woman and her three sons while drag racing in Philadelphia had been out on bail this year in a $3.6 million ambulance fraud […]

07/18/2013

An Indian cook distributes free school lunches to children at a government run school in Patna, India, on July 17, 2013. (AP Photo/ Aftab Alam Siddiqui)

Cooks recount horror of Indian school lunch deaths

PATNA, India (AP) — Soon after they served the daily free lunch they had prepared for dozens of children at a rural Indian school, the two cooks realized something was very wrong. The students started […]

07/18/2013

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California couple dead along southern Utah trail

KANAB, Utah (AP) – Authorities say a California couple is dead after hiking a southern Utah trail in temperatures higher than 100 degrees. Kane County deputies say 70-year-old Ulrich Wahli and his 69-year-old wife Patricia […]

07/05/2013

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Burns, breathing issues killed 19 firefighters

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) – The 19 firefighters killed over the weekend in an Arizona blaze died of burns and inhalation problems, according to initial autopsy findings released Thursday. Cari Gerchick, a spokeswoman for the Maricopa […]

07/04/2013

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L.A. County Fourth of July parades to feature diverse themes

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Parades marking the Fourth of July are planned throughout Los Angeles County Thursday, with themes including environmentalism, “Waves of Freedom” and “Who’s your hero?” Westchester’s 14th annual Fourth of July Parade […]

07/03/2013

Jodi Arias during sentencing phase in murder of her boyfriend Travis Alexander, Maricopa County Superior court, Phoenix. (AP Photo)

Judge in Arias case delays decision on next move

PHOENIX (AP) — The judge in the Jodi Arias murder trial has delayed a decision on the next step for the high-profile case. The case returned to court Thursday for the first time since a […]

06/20/2013

A US Army helicopter drops a load of water on a wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colorado. (AP Photo)

Full containment expected Thursday

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – With evacuees anxious to return, firefighters are working to dig up and extinguish hot spots to protect homes spared by the most destructive wildfire in Colorado’s history. The labor-intensive work […]

06/16/2013

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Tropical Storm Andrea pounds parts of Florida

MIAMI (AP) — The first named storm of the Atlantic season hammered Florida with rain, heavy winds, and tornadoes Thursday as it moved toward the coast of Georgia and the Carolinas, promising sloppy commutes and […]

06/06/2013

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Police search La Brea Tar Pits in murder case

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wooly mammoths, saber-toothed cats and giant ground sloths have been dredged up from the murky depths of La Brea Tar Pits. On Thursday, Los Angeles police plumbed the oily waters […]

06/06/2013

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Tropical Storm Andrea bearing down on Fla. coast

MIAMI (AP) — Heavy rain poured down on much of Florida Thursday as the first tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season headed toward the state’s western coast, while a new tropical storm warning was […]

06/06/2013

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