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  • Iraqi officials believe Saddam's top deputy killed

    He was the last member of Saddam Hussein's inner circle still on the run, depicted with his distinctive red moustache as the "king of clubs" on the U.S. military's deck of cards of most-wanted Iraqi regime fugitives. Now, officials say they believe...
  • Indian troops fire at Kashmir protesters; teenager killed

    Government forces fired on anti-India protesters Saturday and killed a teenage student on the second day of violent clashes in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, police said. Relatives disputed the official account, saying the boy was killed in...
  • U.S. Marshals' fugitive sweep nets 41 in Hampton Roads

    U.S. Marshals' fugitive sweep nets 41 in Hampton Roads
    NORFOLK — The U.S. Marshals Service said Friday that it has arrested 41 fugitives in Hampton Roads in recent weeks in a joint effort with local agencies, part of similar manhunts taking place around the country. The roundup included a man...
  • Gas-line blast closes major highway, injures at least 11

    A large gas pipeline exploded into a tower of fire Friday in Central California, closing both directions of a major highway in the region and injuring at least 11 people, three of them critically, authorities said. It was not clear what caused the...
  • McVeigh defense archive shows bomber viewed blast as failure

    Timothy McVeigh considered the bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building 20 years ago somewhat of a failure, viewed himself as a "Paul Revere-type messenger" and even suggested his defense team should receive $800,000 from the government, according an...
  • Veteran Chinese journalist Gao Yu sentenced to 7 years

    A Beijing court sentenced a veteran Chinese journalist to seven years in prison Friday on charges of leaking a document detailing the Communist Party leadership's resolve to aggressively target civil society and press freedom as a threat to its monopoly...
  • Al Qaeda in Yemen using chaos of war to carve out terrorism haven

    Al Qaeda in Yemen using chaos of war to carve out terrorism haven
    A brazen territorial grab by Al Qaeda militants in Yemen — together with a $1-million bank heist, a prison break and capture of a military base — has given the terrorist group fundraising and recruitment tools that suggest it is following...
  • Prosecutor: Reputed mobster discussed stolen Boston artwork

    A reputed Connecticut mobster suspected of a connection to the artwork stolen from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 1990 discussed the paintings with an undercover FBI agent, a prosecutor said Friday. Robert Gentile, who was appearing in court...
  • Elgin Community College's cops keep the peace without using guns

    The Elgin Community College police force will be training on the use of the chemical Narcan, which reportedly can save the life of a person who has overdosed on heroin, Chief Emad Eassa told board members at a recent meeting. Unfortunately, Eassa said,...
  • Tennis umpire's false arrest lawsuit against LAPD is dismissed

    Tennis umpire's false arrest lawsuit against LAPD is dismissed
    A U.S. District Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a tennis umpire against the Los Angeles Police Department and county coroner's office alleging she was falsely arrested and wrongfully accused of bludgeoning her husband to death with a coffee...
  • Investigators say identity-theft suspect had 74 aliases

    A woman accused of stealing the identities of people working behind the scenes in Hollywood film production has lived under at least 74 aliases, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said. Cathryn Parker, 72, was arrested last month after she gave a...