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WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A shooting that prompted the lockdown of the U.S. Capitol Saturday was a suicide, Capitol police spokeswoman Kimberly Schneider said. "Confirmed: ‎self-inflicted gunshot by neutralized subject," Schneider said. "Multiple law enforcement/emergency services...
(CNN) -- The penalty phase in the case of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin April 21, the day after the 2015 Boston Marathon, according to an order issued Friday by U.S. District Court Judge George O'Toole Jr. Tsarnaev was convicted this week of all 30 counts...
(CNN) -- A U.S. Army recruit who said he wanted to engage in jihad on behalf of ISIS has been arrested and charged with trying to detonate a car bomb at Fort Riley military base in Kansas, authorities said Friday. John T. Booker Jr. of Topeka was taken into custody near...
(Kingston, Jamaica) -- President Obama is promoting a "new chapter" with Cuba. The President recently started taking steps to normalize relations with Cuba. Speaking at the University of the West Indies in Jamaica, Obama said "engagement is a more powerful force than isolation...
(Bethesda, MD) -- An Ebola patient is being released from the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. The unidentified patient is an American healthcare worker who was flown from Sierra Leone to the U.S. for treatment of the disease almost one month ago. NIH...
Indianapolis, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Indianapolis Colts exercised the fifth-year option on quarterback Andrew Luck's rookie contract on Thursday. Luck, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, signed his rookie deal on July 19 that year. According to NFL.com at the...
Check the Hummus. No one has gotten sick yet, but Sabra has issued a voluntary nationwide recall for 30,000 cases of its Classic Hummus due to possible contamination with Listeria. The recall includes certain cases with "Best before" dates of either May 11, 2015, or May 15, 2015...
(CNN) -- The witness who recorded a South Carolina police officer fatally shooting a fleeing man says he didn't see the man grab the officer's Taser -- an account that doesn't match what the officer told dispatchers. In two interviews with NBC, Feidin Santana said that he was...
(CNN) -- Jurors found Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty of all 30 counts he faced in the Boston Marathon bombing trial. The trial will next move into a penalty phase, where the jury will hear testimony and arguments from both sides and ultimately be tasked with deciding whether he gets...