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Conn. man cleared in killing seeks compensation - seattlepi.com

Conn. man cleared in killing seeks compensationseattlepi.comHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man who was imprisoned 21 years for a rape and murder he did not commit is set to testify at a first-ever Connecticut hearing to determine how much he should be compensated. Kenneth Ireland, who was imprisoned at...[read more]

NYC uses food trucks to bring summer meals to kids - KFOX El Paso

NYC uses food trucks to bring summer meals to kidsKFOX El PasoNEW YORK (AP) -- Food trucks are a way of life in New York City. But not just for foodies looking to sample some new ethnic cuisine. The city's Department of Education has turned to food trucks as part of its summer meals program. The ...[read more]

New Generic Ballot Surveys Don't Show Signs of Republican Wave - New York Times

MiamiHerald.comNew Generic Ballot Surveys Don't Show Signs of Republican WaveNew York TimesOne of the big questions of this election cycle is whether it will turn out to be a “wave” election, like the one in 2010, when an upswell of anti-Democratic sentiment carried Democrats out of the House. On...[read more]

No verdict, no mistrial yet in Ventura libel case - Chron.com

Texarkana GazetteNo verdict, no mistrial yet in Ventura libel caseChron.comFILE - In this July 22, 2014, file photo, Taya Kyle, left, widow of Navy Seal and author Chris Kyle, arrives at court in St. Paul, Minn. Jurors in former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against "American ...[read more]

Man killed in West Village police shoot-out molested friend's son, had been on ... - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsMan killed in West Village police shoot-out molested friend's son, had been on ...New York Daily NewsThe gunman killed in a wild West Village shootout with the law Monday is an accused child molester who has been on the run for more than two years. Charles Mozdir, who is from s...[read more]

Day 4 of testimony begins in porch shooting case - Detroit Free Press

USA TODAYDay 4 of testimony begins in porch shooting caseDetroit Free PressThe fourth day of testimony in the high-profile case of a Dearborn Heights man charged with killing a 19-year-old woman on his porch is scheduled to start at 9 this morning. Detroit Free Press reporters @elishaanderson and...[read more]

Man killed in lightning strike was about to enter USC - Los Angeles Times

New York Daily NewsMan killed in lightning strike was about to enter USCLos Angeles TimesA 2012 photo of Nick Fagano, who played baseball at Notre Dame High School, and his family. A 2012 photo of Nick Fagano, who played baseball at Notre Dame High School, and his family. By Matt Stevens and Vero...[read more]

Survey: Journalists, lawyers change habits to avoid NSA - The Hill

ReutersSurvey: Journalists, lawyers change habits to avoid NSAThe HillSpying programs, such as those at the National Security Agency, are making journalists and lawyers change the way they do business, according to a new report from critics of the snooping. The joint survey from the American Civi...[read more]

Texas: Man Accused of Sending Letters With Powder - New York Times

USA TODAYTexas: Man Accused of Sending Letters With PowderNew York TimesA man was arrested Monday and accused of sending over 500 hoax letters containing a white powder to schools, government offices and day care centers around the world, federal officials said. The F.B.I. said the suspect, Hong ...[read more]

Federal appeals court upholds judge's ruling that Va. gay marriage ban is ... - seattlepi.com

USA TODAYFederal appeals court upholds judge's ruling that Va. gay marriage ban is ...seattlepi.comRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Federal appeals court upholds judge's ruling that Va. gay marriage ban is unconstitutional. Printable Version. Email This · Tweet · Need to Register? X. Remember Me. Forgot your...[read more]