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(Undated) -- LeBron James has reportedly decided to become an unrestricted free agent. ESPN.com was the first to break the news this morning, citing James' agent as saying his client would be exercising his early termination option.
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Whitey Bulger's old digs in Santa Monica are on the market. The convicted Boston mobster's two-bedroom apartment near the Santa Monica Pier is listed as a steal for just under three-grand a month. Bulger called the place home for more than a decade until...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- A scheduling worker at the Veterans Affairs Health Care System in Phoenix says she kept a secret list of veterans who waited months for medical care. Pauline DeWenter also said on Monday that, after the scandal broke, other VA workers changed records to hide the...
(Boston, MA) -- Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez will be in court today for a hearing on double murder charges. The former NFL and University of Florida player is accused of killing two men outside a club in Boston's South End two summers ago. Prosecutors...
(Washington, DC) -- Congress is investigating the huge influx of unaccompanied migrant children crossing the U.S. border with Mexico. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and FEMA Director Craig Fugate are expected to testify in a House hearing this morning. White House...
(Miami, FL) -- At least two people are dead and several more injured after gunfire erupted at a Florida apartment complex this morning. James Brethauer lives in the apartment complex and says the gunshots sounded like fireworks. Police in Miami say one victim remains in critical...
(Undated) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Kurdish leaders in northeast Iraq. They've been talking about the crisis that's threatening to tear Iraq apart. Kerry and the Kurdish president talked about how to deal with Sunni Islamist militants who are overrunning a...
(Washington, DC) -- IRS Commissioner John Koskinen insists the tax agency has not obstructed investigations into the IRS' alleged targeting of conservative groups. The commissioner made another appearance before the House Oversight Committee Monday night and lawmakers continued...
(New York, NY) -- There are forecasts that overwhelming damage caused by climate change will cost the United States 35-billion dollars in the next 25 years. A bipartisan report out today uses historical weather data to predict hurricanes and other coastal storms will cause...