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  • Dodger Stadium attacker pleads guilty to federal weapons charge

    Dodger Stadium attacker pleads guilty to federal weapons charge
    One of two men who admitted to brutally beating a San Francisco Giants fan at a 2011 Dodgers game pleaded guilty Thursday to a federal weapons charge. Marvin Norwood, 34, was previously sentenced to four years in state prison after pleading guilty in...
  • South Florida brothers' terrorism, attempted murder trial set for June

    South Florida brothers' terrorism, attempted murder trial set for June
    Two Broward County brothers accused of planning a terrorist attack in New York City and assaulting two deputy U.S. Marshals while in custody are scheduled to go to trial June 1. U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom set the trial date after Sheheryar Alam Qazi,...
  • Palestinian wounds 11 in Israeli bus attack in Tel Aviv as tensions high ahead of election

    Palestinian wounds 11 in Israeli bus attack in Tel Aviv as tensions high ahead of election
    A knife-wielding Palestinian stabbed 11 morning commuters on and near a bus Wednesday, striking in the heart of Tel Aviv and reigniting fears of continued violence ahead of Israeli elections in March. The attack was the latest in a spate of Palestinian...
  • Flavor Flav, wearing trademark clock necklace, pleads not guilty to charges in NY traffic stop

    Wearing his trademark clock necklace, Flavor Flav pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges stemming from a traffic stop last year while he was driving to his mother's funeral. "I don't like the circumstances, but I like the attention," he said while...
  • Leader of Boko Haram says God told him to carry out massacre

    Leader of Boko Haram says God told him to carry out massacre
    Six years ago, Nigerian forces captured the leader of the extremist group Boko Haram and killed him in custody — a move that was to have far-reaching consequences. Nigeria had exchanged a charismatic preacher named Mohammed Yusuf for the more...
  • Nation and world news briefs

    NATION WASHINGTON House Speaker John Boehner invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak before a joint session of the U.S. Congress next month as lawmakers weigh legislation that would tighten sanctions on Iran. The invitation to...
  • Stabbing of 13 on Israeli bus is latest in series of Palestinian attacks

    JERUSALEM A knife-wielding Palestinian went on a stabbing spree on a bus in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, wounding 13 people, four of them seriously, before he was shot and arrested, a police spokesman said. The assault was the latest in a series of "lone-wolf"...
  • Suspect charged with assault on officer who was dragged in SUV

    Suspect charged with assault on officer who was dragged in SUV
    An LAPD narcotics officer was dragged while holding onto the steering wheel of an SUV in a dramatic confrontation in Granada Hills last week. The officer was hanging out the driver's side door as the vehicle reached speeds of up to 45 mph, police say.  ...
  • Palestinian held in stabbing of 13 on Israeli bus

    JERUSALEM A Palestinian who boarded a bus in Tel Aviv stabbed 13 people on Wednesday, wounding four of them seriously, before he was shot and arrested, a police spokesman said. The assault was the latest in a series of "lone-wolf" attacks by Palestinians...
  • Palestinian held in stabbing of 14 on Israeli bus

    JERUSALEM A Palestinian who boarded a bus in Tel Aviv stabbed 3 people on Wednesday, wounding four of them seriously, before he was shot and arrested, a police spokesman said. The assault was the latest in a series of "lone-wolf" attacks by...
  • Deadly attacks on journalists in Afghanistan rise, threatening free press

    When Afghan journalist Hussain Sirat's car disappeared in late December, he assumed it was simply theft, until a man called to say that he had the vehicle, and a gun with which he planned to kill him. In the weeks since then, Sirat, an editor at...