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Police: fake nurse tried to get hospital pain meds

Seattle police are investigating reports that a fake nurse tried to obtain…

 

Boston mayor recovering after broken-leg surgery

Mayor Thomas Menino was recovering and resting comfortably after surgery on Saturday…

 

In White House, Newtown mom pleads for gun control

The mother of a 6-year-old boy killed in the Connecticut school shooting…

 

Louisiana company recalls 468K pounds of meat

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a Louisiana-based meat packing company has…

Ohio nursing school fighting loss of accreditation

A nursing program at Cuyahoga Community College is fighting to keep its…

Treatment court programs gain traction in Wis.

Wisconsin has more than 50 drug treatment court programs across the state,…

2 charred bodies found after CA desert house fire

Authorities say the charred bodies of a man and woman were found…

Estranged wife guilty of CA TV repairman's murder

The estranged wife of a Southern California television repairman has been convicted…

29 Chinese missing after militant attack in Sudan

Militants apparently captured 29 Chinese workers after attacking a remote worksite in…

APNewsBreak: Police seek help on drugged driving

The federal government should help police departments nationwide obtain the tools and…

CA officer under sex investigation shot by police

Police shot and killed a fellow officer when he fired his gun…

Cars circle central Moscow in anti-Putin protest

Thousands of cars flying white ribbons or white balloons circled central Moscow…

Congress tries to police itself on insider trading

Aware that most Americans would like to dump them all, members of…

Egypt says it has ended US lobbyists' contract

Egypt's Foreign Ministry said Sunday it has ended a contract with three…

Egyptians move to reclaim streets through graffiti

The conflict between Egypt's ruling military and pro-democracy protesters isn't just on…

Euro, rich-poor gap proved key issues at Davos

Europe's crippling debt crisis dominated the world's foremost gathering of business and…

Ex-soldier behind Papua New Guinea mutiny arrested

A retired colonel who attempted to take over Papua New Guinea's military…

Foul shooting helps Liberty beat Radford 67-65

Tavares Speaks made four of Liberty's final six free throws as the…

Gingrich: Romney 'carpet bombing' rival with ads

Newt Gingrich says Republican presidential rival Mitt Romney "has a basic policy…

High wind, fire danger eases in Southern Calif.

Powerful Santa Ana winds have died down across Southern California, and forecasters…