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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The team responsible for executing an Oklahoma inmate failed multiple times to insert an intravenous line into his body to deliver lethal drugs, even though the man's veins were in good condition, according to a private autopsy released Friday by attorneys...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The giant slayer isn't quite ready for his close up. For the three days since Dave Brat took down House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the GOP primary Tuesday, he's been holed up in his suburban home, avoiding the reporters and TV trucks waiting out front...
For an entire night, Marine Sgt. Colin Archipley crouched low atop a roof as U.S. artillery slammed insurgent hideouts in the Iraqi city of Fallujah. At dawn, when orders came to destroy a suspected enemy weapons cache, Archipley discovered his unit was on top of the same...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie's latest appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" not only proved the man can bust a move and take a joke. It also provided an opportunity for the potential Republican presidential contender to put the traffic scandal in his...
WASHINGTON (AP) — To the frustration of many of his supporters, President Barack Obama is backing away from immigration changes he could make on his own. He is kicking the issue to House Republicans instead, despite mounting evidence they won't address the millions of immigrants...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The giant slayer isn't quite ready for his close up. For the three days since Dave Brat took down House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the GOP primary Tuesday, he's been holed up in his suburban home, avoiding the reporters and TV trucks waiting out front...
For an entire night, Marine Sgt. Colin Archipley crouched low atop a roof as U.S. artillery slammed insurgent hideouts in the Iraqi city of Fallujah. Lima Company had already taken heavy casualties, and dozens of American soldiers would be killed before the house-by-house...
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Squirrels and birds are turning the lights out on customers in Alaska's capital. Wildlife has knocked out power to Juneau customers seven times this year, the Juneau Empire ( http://bit.ly/UzCxrq ) reported. The latest was Wednesday night when a bald eagle...
NEW YORK (AP) — A small plane crashed outside New York City on Friday, killing a great grandson of Standard Oil co-founder John D. Rockefeller, a family spokesman said. The single-engine plane took off just after 8 a.m. Friday and narrowly missed a house west of the airfield...