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Police Settle Suit Over Use Of Tear Gas During Missouri Protests

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

March 26 (Reuters) - Three Missouri police agencies have agreed to restrict the use of tear gas as part of a settlement of a lawsuit alleging that o...

Colorado Lawmaker Says Attack On Pregnant Woman Is A 'Curse Of God'

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

By Keith Coffman DENVER, March 26 (Reuters) - A Colorado lawmaker's comments that an attack on a woman whose unborn child was cut from...

Dad Allegedly Lied To FBI For Cop Son Wanted For Murder

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Crime

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES, March 26 (Reuters) - A former Los Angeles police officer's father, who authorities say helped his son fle...

U.S. Court Halts Labor Department Protection For Same-Sex Couples

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

(Adds background) By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, March 26 (Reuters) - A U.S. district judge in Texas on Thursday issu...

Jury Recommends Life Sentence For Woman Who Ran Granddaughter To Death

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2015 | Crime

(Adds comment from prosecutor) By Sherrel Wheeler Stewart BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 26 (Reuters) - An Alabama jury recomm...

Scott Walker Denies Changing Stance On Undocumented Immigrants

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, March 26 (Reuters) - Likely 2016 Republican U.S. presidential hopeful Scott Walker's stance on illegal immigrants remains unchanged, his...

Jurors Wince At Seeing Photos Of Boston Bombing Victim

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Crime

* Jury sees photos of injuries that killed bomb victim * Silver pressure-cooker bombs featured electric detonators * FBI...

Boehner Announces Japanese Prime Minister Will Address U.S. Congress

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, March 26 (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will address a joint meeting of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives on ...

Reports: Ex-U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Released From Prison

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

March 26 (Reuters) - Former U.S. Representative Jesse Jackson Jr. was released from an Alabama prison on Thursday after serving time for misusing ab...

These Are The Countries In Saudi Arabia's Coalition Against Yemen's Houthis

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | World

DUBAI, March 26 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia and allies launched air strikes in Yemen on Thursday to stop the advance of the Iran-allied...

Two Al Jazeera Journalists Detained By Nigerian Military

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Media

(Adds context, detail) By Julia Payne ABUJA, March 26 (Reuters) - Nigeria's military has detained two Al Jazeera journa...

4 Arrested In Violent Plot To Kidnap Babies And Kill Mothers

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Crime

By Michael Fleeman LOS ANGELES, March 25 (Reuters) - A California woman was arrested on Wednesday for plotting to kidnap two babies, ...

Arizona Lawmakers Approve Controversial Abortion Bill

Reuters | David Schwartz | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

PHOENIX, March 25 (Reuters) - Arizona lawmakers on Wednesday passed a controversial measure blocking women from buying insurance that includes abort...

What It Will Take To Finally End Cholera In Haiti

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Impact

By Anastasia Moloney BOGOTA, March 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cholera will continue to kill and infect Haitians as long as they...

Father Drowned Family In Murder-Suicide, Police Say

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Crime

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Fla., March 25 (Reuters) - A 25-year-old Florida father deliberately drove his family into a retention pond...

Driver Arrested For Allegedly Injuring Policeman While Having Seizure

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Crime

By Keith Coffman DENVER, March 25 (Reuters) - A motorist who was having a seizure when he critically injured a Denver policeman during...

Slain American Blogger's Wife Calls For Thorough Bangladesh Investigation

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Media

WASHINGTON, March 25 (Reuters) - The wife of a U.S. blogger who was killed by suspected Islamic militants while visiting Bangladesh said on Wednesda...

Uber Adds New Incident Response Teams Following Safety Concerns

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Technology

Ride-sharing company Uber said it has formed response teams to address safety issues across the world, amid increasing concerns about the security of its passengers and drivers.

Republicans Ask White House About Clinton's Broken Charity Promise

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, March 25 (Reuters) - The Republican Party chairman asked U.S. President Barack Obama's administration on W...

Farm Groups Fight For Drone Freedom

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - American farmers want the Federal Aviation Administration to relax proposed regulations on commer...

Highway Gold Heist Prompts Search For Suspects, $25,000 Reward For Tips

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Crime

By Harriet McLeod March 25 (Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday it was offering up to $25,000 for informa...

MISSING: 2 Camels, 2 Steers

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2015 | Weird News

By Kevin Murphy (Reuters) - The hunt is on for two missing Bactrian camels apparently taken from a central Missouri farm along with a pa...

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Supreme Court Sides With Pregnant Workers

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a victory for pregnant women in the workplace, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday in favor of a worker who sued shipping giant UPS for...

U.S. Justices Throw Out Ruling That Upheld Alabama Redistricting Plan

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

(Adds background on case, details from ruling, quotes from Breyer, Scalia, paragraphs 7-14) By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGT...

Turkey Unveils $2.5 Million Great Synagogue As Its Jewish Population Fades Away

Reuters | Ayla Jean Yackley | Posted 03.25.2015 | Religion

By Ayla Jean Yackley EDIRNE, Turkey, March 25 (Reuters) - When the domes of Edirne's abandoned Great Synagogue caved in, Rifat Mitrani...