Latest on Boston bombing trial: Boy, 8, didn’t die instantly

12:30 p.m. A trauma surgeon has testified at the Boston Marathon bomber’s trial that an 8-year-old boy gravely injured in the blasts didn’t die instantly and suffered visceral pain before he bled to death. Dr. David King is a military combat surgeon who testified...
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Man’s death after arrest exposes tensions in Baltimore

Marchers gather at the Baltimore police department’s Western District police station during a march for Freddie Gray, Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex...

Michael Brown’s parents set to sue the city of Ferguson

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lawyers for the parents of an unarmed, black 18-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police officer in a St. Louis suburb say they plan to file a civil lawsuit Thursday against the city of Ferguson. Attorneys for the family of Michael Brown announced...

Ex-deputy with Lou Gehrig’s disease not guilty in killings

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A former Wisconsin sheriff’s deputy with Lou Gehrig’s disease has been found not legally responsible in the killing of his wife and sister-in-law. Andrew Steele, 40, showed little emotion as a judge in Dane County read the verdict early...
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Friends: Man’s death after arrest reveals Baltimore dynamics

Protesters sit outside the Baltimore Police Department’s Western District police station at the end of a march for Freddie Gray, Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP...
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Former Iowa lawmaker found not guilty of spousal sex abuse

Henry Rayhons hugs members of his family after being found not guilty of sexual abuse at the Hancock County Courthouse in Garner, Iowa, on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (Bryon Houlgrave/Des Moines Register via AP) NO SALES, MAGS OUT, TV OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT Henry Rayhons hugs...
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Friends: Man’s death after arrest reveals Baltimore dynamics

Protesters sit outside the Baltimore Police Department’s Western District police station at the end of a march for Freddie Gray, Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP...

UVa dean bashes Rolling Stone article in open letter

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An associate dean of students at the University of Virginia said Wednesday a widely discredited Rolling Stone article caused her professional and personal harm by portraying her as insensitive and unresponsive to an alleged victim of a gang rape....
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After 4 decades as fugitive, ailing man turns himself in

This combination of photos shows at left an undated police booking photo of Clarence David Moore and at right a booking photo of Moore taken on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Moore, who spent decades as a fugitive after escaping custody in North Carolina, turned himself in to...
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Man who shot Reagan seeks to live outside mental hospital

John Hinckley’s attorney Barry Levin, arrives at the federal courthouse in Washington, Wednesday, April 22, 2015, for hearings on whether John Hinckley, the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan in 1981, should spend more time outside a mental hospital...