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A first-of-its kind case that was filed with the department of the Secretary of State has led to the arrest of a Pennsylvania man on allegations of a virtual land scam. The scam stems from an investment regarding the online game "Second Life" a virtual world where users us real...
(Oklahoma City, OK) -- An Oklahoma sheriff's reserve deputy is being charged in the fatal shooting of a Tulsa man. Prosecutors are charging Robert Bates with second-degree manslaughter after he allegedly shot and killed Eric Harris earlier this month. A video of the incident was...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- Convicted murderer Jodi Arias will never be released from prison. A Phoenix, Arizona judge sentenced the 34-year-old Arias to prison for life with no possibility of parole today. Arias was convicted nearly two years ago of shooting and stabbing her former...
(Undated) -- We're coming up on Senator Marco Rubio's formal presidential announcement. The Florida Republican told supporters during a conference call this morning he feels "uniquely qualified" to talk about the future. He's expected to make the formal announcement tonight...
Hillary Clinton launches second presidential bid By Dan Merica , CNN (CNN) Hillary Clinton put an end to months of speculation on Sunday by officially announcing her candidacy for president, giving the former secretary of state another shot at cracking the highest glass ceiling...
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...