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Clip-On Tie in Mysterious D.B. Cooper Hijacking Offers Clues
Exotic metal particles discovered on a clip-on tie could reveal new clues about the infamous D.B. Cooper hijacker.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:12:00 GMT)

They Expected for Her To Die, But Now She's Back Home and Back to Life
Two months ago, Eloise Barnette's family was saying goodbye after taking her off life support, but the 75-year-old great-grandmother had other plans.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:02:00 GMT)

Assange Has Vowed to Go to U.S. — but Rape Case Still Looms
Julian Assange said he'd "agree to U.S. extradition" if Obama granted clemency to Chelsea Manning but there was no word on facing rape investigators.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:24:57 GMT)

DeVos Cites Grizzly Bears During Guns-in-Schools Debate
Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump's nominee for Education Secretary, said guns might have a place in schools because of the threat from "potential grizzlies."
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:12:08 GMT)

Virginia Set to Execute Man Who Killed Couple, Girls
The governor declined to grant clemency, but an appeal is pending with the U.S. Supreme Court.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:31:00 GMT)

President George H.W. Bush Hospitalized as a 'Precaution'
The 92-year-old's office announced earlier this month that Bush would not attend Donald Trump's inauguration this week due to his age and health.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:59:00 GMT)

Left in the Lurch: Democrats' Curious Decline
When Trump replaces Obama on Jan. 20, the Democratic Party will find itself more removed from power than at almost any point in history.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:08:48 GMT)

Trump Jokes Tillerson Leads 'Charmed Life', 'Takes' Oil From Countries
At the black tie event, Trump joked about the safety in the room and his nominee for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:07:00 GMT)

'Had to Hold Back the Tears': Ex-Inmate Shocked by Pardon
Since Stephen Arrington was arrested in a drug case, he's staged a dramatic turnaround and has given motivational speeches to thousands of kids.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:40:00 GMT)

Secret Service Settles Discrimination Suit for $24 Million
As part of the agreement, the Secret Service admitted no wrongdoing in the suit, which was filed 16 years and two presidents ago.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:18:00 GMT)

Older Americans Fastest Growing Age Group With Student Debt
A growing number of older Americans are carrying student loan debt, with the number of borrowers quadrupling over the last 10 years to 2.8M in 2015.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:57:26 GMT)

Suspected Orlando Cop Killer Shackled in Cuffs of Slain Policewoman
Markeith Loyd's name was added to U.S. Marshals' 15 Most Wanted Fugitives list earlier Tuesday in the death of Orlando police Sgt. Debra Clayton.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:42:00 GMT)

Chelsea Manning and the Other Big Names Shown Mercy by President Obama
James Cartwright, who faced a prison sentence for telling a reporter about the secret Stuxnet program, is among those who got a presidential pardon.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:31:00 GMT)

McKesson to Pay $150 Million in Painkiller Reporting Case
The Justice Department said the company failed to put in a system to detect suspicious orders of painkillers which are frequently misused.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:02:00 GMT)

Sinkhole Swallows Excavation Truck in Georgia
A 55,000-pound truck fell into the earth early Tuesday morning after a sinkhole opened beneath it.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 01:03:50 GMT)

Trump Accuser Files Defamation Suit Against President-Elect
A woman who previously accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct has filed a defamation lawsuit against the president-elect.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:12:09 GMT)

School Bus Rolls Over on Chicago-Area Interstate
Ambulances were on the scene after the bus, with 12 people aboard, rolled over on Interstate 294 on Tuesday afternoon.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:07:23 GMT)

Search Ending for Remains in Lake Erie Plane Crash
The small jet had six people aboard when it lost contact with air traffic controllers minutes after taking off from an airport in Cleveland on Dec. 29.
(Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:01:07 GMT)

More Democratic Lawmakers Refuse to Attend Inauguration
Thirty-one Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony, some after Trump called civil rights icon John Lewis 'all talk.'
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:50:00 GMT)

Why Has Obama Been So Stingy with Pardons?
By Tuesday, when Obama announced what could be his last clemency grants, Obama had issued a record number of commutations and just 212 pardons.
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:35:00 GMT)

FAA Issues Biggest Fine for Unauthorized Drone Flights
A Chicago drone company will pay $200,000 to settle allegations it launched 65 'unauthorized' flights over congested New York and Chicago airspace.
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:21:00 GMT)

Is Obamacare a Scapegoat for All Health Care Woes?
'Obamacare' was such a catchy nickname for the 2010 health care reform law. But it gave a handy, partisan whipping boy for complaints.
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:00:00 GMT)

Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence
Manning, the transgender former Army intelligence officer, was sentenced to 35 years in a male military prison for giving classified information to Wikileaks. While in prison, Manning attempted suicide multiple times, prompting supporters and activists to plead with the president for her pardon. Manning, who could go free May 17, is among the 209 inmates whose sentences Obama commuted on Tuesday.
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:27:00 GMT)

Orlando Gunman's Wife Knew of Plan for Nightclub Massacre: Feds
Noor Salman has been charged in a two-count federal indictment.
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:00:00 GMT)

9 Things Trump Has Said That Might Make Putin Smile
A selection of quotes from the president-elect.
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:55:22 GMT)

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