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Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 4:56 PM

George Zimmerman Blames Obama for Racial Tension

George Zimmerman, who was acquitted in the 2012 shooting of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin, said that President Barack Obama "overstretched, overreached, even broke the law" in allowing the Justice Department to pursue a civil rights investigation of him, NBC News reported. In a videotaped question-and-answer session with his lawyer, Zimmerman said Obama's public response to the shooting increased racial tensions in the United States. He also said the government should have investigated potential violations of his civil rights, including death threats he said were made against him and his family. Zimmerman has maintained that he was acting in self-defense when he killed Martin during a Feb. 26, 2012 encounter in a gated community in Sanford, Florida. Read »
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 4:15 PM

German Town Grieves 16 High Schoolers on Crashed Jet

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 2:21 PM

Nearly 250,000 Don't Know They Have Alzheimer's: Report

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 3:38 PM

U.S. to Slow Troop Drawdown in Afghanistan: Obama

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 12:29 PM

1 Dead, 4 Hurt in Shooting Near Tenn. College

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 11:25 AM

Prisoners' Phone Use Leads to Violence, Fraud

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 1:34 PM

Should GOP Voters Buy Wis. Gov. Scott Walker's Story?

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 1:28 PM

"Highly Reliable": Crashed Jet Has Strong Safety Record

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 7:43 AM

Clinton Jokes About "Complicated" Relationship With Media

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 7:46 AM

Israel Denies Spying on U.S.-Iran Nuclear Talks

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 at 11:09 AM

German, French Leaders Head to Plane Crash Site

French and German leaders are visiting the site of the Germanwings plane crash in the French Alps, as investigators hope to glean clues from the voice recorder in the plane's damaged black box. French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel were arriving in the area Wednesday to meet with search and recovery crews. Attention has turned, meanwhile, to the black box recovered from the plane — it's damaged but could help investigators determine what caused Flight 4u9525 to descend for eight minutes before crashing, likely killing all 150 people aboard, an official said. "The scene is not like a normal crash," a rescue helicopter co-ordinator said. "We normally find big pieces; there are lots of little pieces. There are no wings; no cockpit. Nothing." Meanwhile, Germanwings said there were "occasional flight disruptions" within its network due to "crew members who decided not to operate aircraft" following the crash. Read »
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 7:15 AM

Netanyahu Apologizes to Israeli Arabs for Election Remark

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 7:13 AM

Utah Gov. OKs Executing Inmates by Firing Squad

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 7:14 AM

Internet Providers Sue FCC Over Net Neutrality Rules

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 1:24 AM

Panel Upholds Firing of Milwaukee Cop Who Shot Mentally Ill Man

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