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The week in 31 photos

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 2:48pm
Categories: National News

Obama scolds GOP over Lynch confirmation

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 2:47pm
More than four months since the White House nominated Loretta Lynch to be attorney general, President Barack Obama is venting his frustration at a lack of progress and pushing for a confirmation.
Categories: National News

Brown: Ted Cruz is 'absolutely unfit' for office

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 2:44pm
Sen. Ted Cruz has "rendered himself absolutely unfit to be running for office" -- let alone president -- by insisting that humans aren't to blame for global warming, California Gov. Jerry Brown says.
Categories: National News

Barney Frank: Congress has closeted gay members

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 2:24pm
Former Rep. Barney Frank says he believes there are still closeted gay members of Congress -- and he has no problem with them staying that was, as long as they're not hypocrites.
Categories: National News

McCain: Obama's Israel priorities 'screwed up'

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 2:18pm
Sen. John McCain says he is "convinced" Obama is letting his personal problems with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu get in the way of shared policy goals.
Categories: National News

TSA agent attacked with machete

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 7:49pm
A Transportation Security Administration agent was attacked by a person with a machete at Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans on Friday night, Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand said.
Categories: National News

Did Jesus really have a brother?

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 2:17pm
Categories: National News

Is India big enough for man and man-eater?

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 2:08pm
Categories: National News

Vanuatu needs your help now

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 2:02pm
"We have everything we need."
Categories: National News

Airports try to stop lone wolf threat

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 1:21pm
Even as major airports across the country clamp down on employee screening, a lone wolf could still potentially slip through security, a top airport official said.
Categories: National News

Who is Robert Durst's wife?

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 1:10pm
She married a man whose first wife mysteriously disappeared. And she stood by him even after he admitted killing a neighbor and chopping up the body.
Categories: National News

Is Robert Durst tied to other cold cases?

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 1:09pm
The FBI is asking detectives across the country to dust off their cold case murder files and see whether millionaire heir Robert Durst could be connected to any other unsolved crimes.
Categories: National News

'Suge' Knight collapses after judge sets bail

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:57am
Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight collapsed in court Friday shortly after a judge set his bail at $25 million in a murder case, an amount that Knight's attorney said was excessively high.
Categories: National News

Black man found hanging in tree

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:57am
The hanging death of an African-American man who had been missing since early this month and was found Thursday by local authorities in Mississippi has drawn the scrutiny of the FBI and the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division.
Categories: National News

Cops: Teens plotted classmate's murder

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:57am
The teenagers would get together before school and at lunch to talk about a group project: the murder of a classmate, said police in Tucson, Arizona.
Categories: National News

Cop sought in killing after fight

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:55am
The search for a rookie Los Angeles Police Department officer suspected of homicide has expanded into an international manhunt, focused on the border cities of El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.
Categories: National News

Shark attack victim: "It didn't like what it tasted"

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:52am
What started out as a family day of snorkeling, turned in to an unforgettable and dangerous moment for a man recovering from a shark attack in Hawaii.
Categories: National News

Craigslist crime: Fetus cut from womb

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:50am
The grisly cutting of a fetus from a woman began with a Craigslist ad about baby clothes for sale.
Categories: National News

Obama mulls compulsory voting

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:50am
How do we offset the influence of big money in politics while fixing the country's abysmal voter turnout rate? President Obama suggested maybe it's time to make voting a requirement.
Categories: National News

Navy SEAL dies in training accident

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:50am
A U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in a parachute accident in Perris, California, near Riverside, a U.S. Navy official tells CNN.
Categories: National News

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