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27 March 2013

The End Of DOMA?

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local, Politics, Regional

Washington, D.C.

Supreme Court could strike down the Defense of Marriage Act, which prevents legally married same-sex couples from receiving a wide range of federal benefits. Danielle Leigh reports.

26 March 2013

Amanda Knox To Be Retried in 2007 Murder Case

Posted in U.S. & World News

Italy's top criminal court overturned the acquittal of American student Amanda Knox in the murder of her roommate.Italy's Court of Cassation ruled that an appeals court in Florence must re-hear the ...

26 March 2013

North Korea Issues Threat to U.S. Military Bases

Posted in U.S. & World News

North Korea has issued a new threat against the U.S.   Reports just released reveal the country has ordered it's rocket and long-range artillery units to be combat-ready.  It said the weapons wou ...

25 March 2013

Supreme Court Will Hear Arguments on Marriage Equality

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in U.S. & World News

Crowds have been lining up for days outside of the US Supreme Court in Washington D.C. as the justices get ready to review oral arguents in two same sex marriage cases. The court will hear oral arg ...

25 March 2013

Robocall Crackdown

Posted in U.S. & World News, Economy

FTC pushes for multi-million dollar fines against telemarketers behind annoying robocalls. Chris Clackum reports.

22 March 2013

FAA Tower Closures Are Expected Today

Posted in U.S. & World News

Final word should come today from the FAA on which airport control towers will be closed. The closings come with the loss of about $600 million dollars due to sequestration cuts at the FAA. The age ...

22 March 2013

Three Dead in Virginia Marine Base Shooting

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Three people are dead Friday morning, following a shooting at a marine base.Officials say the shooting led to a standoff between authorities and the suspect late Thursday night.  They say the suspe ...

21 March 2013

U.S. Senate Approves Legislation To Avoid Government Shutdown

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In Washington, the U.S. Senate has approved legislation to avoid a government shutdown next week. The measure would provide nearly $1 trillion for federal agencies to remain in operation through the ...

19 March 2013

7 Marines Dead After Explosion At Hawthorne Army Depot In Nevada

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7 US Marines are dead, and at least 8 have been wounded after a mortar exploded during a live-fire training exercise in Nevada. According to the report, a 60-millimeter mortar shell exploded in a t ...

14 March 2013

Popular Antibiotic Zithromax May Be Harmful To Some Users

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Popular antibiotic Zithromax, commonly administered as a Z-pack, may cause potentially fatal heart problems according to a new FDA warning. The FDA says that Zithromax, commonly used to treat many ...