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Man Found Not Guilty of Murder in Death of Trespasser

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 11:11pm
A retired Nevada school teacher insisted he was acting in self-defense in February 2014 when he shot and killed an unarmed trespasser and seriously wounded another.

Navy Special Ops Officer Killed in Road-Rage Crash: Cops

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:44pm
A woman was arrested and accused of murder for striking and running over a motorcyclist identified as an active duty officer in the Navy's special operations.

California Beaches Reopen After Tar-Ball Cleanup

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 9:51pm
California beaches were reopened Friday after being closed for more than two days because tar balls washed ashore, authorities said.

'Saved By the Bell' Actor Convicted in Stabbing

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 9:18pm
TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge.

Civilian: 'Willing to Return Fire If Someone Disrupts 'Draw Muhammad Contest'

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 7:58pm
One man who supports Friday's 'Draw Muhammad' Contest in Phoenix showed up at the event armed and said he would gladly shoot anyone who attempted to attack the event or participants.

Shouting, But No Violence at Phoenix Mosque Protest

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 7:36pm
Protesters began to gather Friday night outside of a mosque in Phoenix in preparation for an event that would include a "Muhammad cartoon contest."

More Suspect Anthrax Shipments Identified in Blunder

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 5:56pm
The Pentagon on Friday identified five more potentially live Anthrax samples that were sent to labs, and a review has been ordered.

Body ID'd as Child Inside Home Swept Away By Texas Floods

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 4:36pm
Andrew McComb, 6, was inside a home along with eight others when the structure was swept away by the flooded Blanco River in Hays County this week.

Woman Pleads Not Guilty in Death of Fiance During Kayaking Trip

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 4:30pm
Prosecutors say Angelika Graswald sabotaged her husband's kayak so it would fill with water on the Hudson River, then denied him help.

Hooters Waitress Offers Gift of Life to Customer

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 4:26pm
A Georgia man receives a kidney from a waitress at a Hooters restaurant he frequents. WXIA's Ryan Kruger reports.

California Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Teen 'Sextortion'

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:58pm
Jeremy Sears was convicted of using social networking websites to trick, extort or threaten minors into sending him naked photos and videos.

Two Congressmen Keep Vigil on Patriot Act

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:23pm
Two GOP congressmen stood on the empty House floor on Friday keeping "watch" to prevent any short-term PATRIOT Act extension by leadership.

Are You Guilty of Digital Oversharing?

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:16pm
There's no way to interact with most websites and apps without surrendering at least some basic personal information, but users often ended up sharing a lot more.

Your Smartphone Could Be Causing Pain to This Body Part

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:12pm
Smartphone use can often equal pain for people who end up clutching and pecking on the little screens for hours.

Historic View at One World Trade's New Observatory

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:50pm
Visitors to the newly opened observatory at One World Trade in New York City reflect on the site's history and the meaning of the new skyscraper.

Hastert Paid to Hide Sexual Misconduct With Student: Official

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:22pm
A federal official said that Hastert paid a man to conceal a sexual relationship they had while the man was a high school student.

General Motors, Subaru Models Added to Air Bag Recall List

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:11pm
The expanded recall includes about 375,000 GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado pickup trucks and 60,000 Subaru Impreza and Saab 9-2x cars.

Feds Finds No Evidence Black Man's Hanging Was Homicide

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 12:50pm
The discovery of Otis Byrd's body hanging from a tree in Mississippi evoked ugly images of the state's past racial violence and prompted a probe.