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  • Experts: Long road ahead for Trump offshore drilling order

    Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:12:36 GMT

    President Donald Trump's executive order seeking to find new ocean expanses in the Atlantic and the Arctic for offshore drilling isn't likely to reach its goals anytime soon, but instead will kick off a yearslong review and legal battle.

  • Police seeking charges, say bounty hunters shot 2 men

    Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:05:20 GMT

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in a Tennessee community say they are asking a grand jury to bring charges because investigators believe bounty hunters shot two men in a wild incident in which one of the victims died.

  • Former officer charged with hitting kids with car, killing 1

    Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:01:51 GMT

    MIAMI (AP) — A Florida man accused of driving drunk and fatally striking one boy and injuring four other students as they were walking home from a school bus stop is being held on $600,000 bail.

  • Duterte opens ASEAN summit with oblique swipe at US, EU

    Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:57:29 GMT

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte opened an annual summit of Southeast Asian leaders on Saturday with an oblique swipe at Western governments, asking them not to meddle in the affairs of regional countries.

  • Critics question top US prosecutor's style after blunt words

    Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:33:47 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With two dust-ups in a week, first with a judge in Hawaii and another with leaders of the nation's largest and most powerful police department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions sounds to some more like the conservative senator from Alabama he once was rather than the top prosecutor he is today.

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  • How to Fight a Disorderly Conduct Charge

    2017-04-28T20:10:12Z

    There are many varieties of disorderly conduct charges. Usually these types of charges involve conduct that annoys the public, like loudly yelling in a residential area while stumbling home drunk, fighting with hallucinations while in public, peeing on a public sidewalk, doing donuts in a parking lot, fighting actual......

  • 3 Tips for Handling Electronic Data During Divorce

    2017-04-28T17:58:44Z

    In our modern times of cellular telephones, energy drinks, and the World Wide Web, divorce is both easier and more complex all at the same time. Modern conveniences make contacting lawyers and gathering evidence and information quite a bit simpler. But divorce is adversarial, and gathering evidence is now equally......

  • Bachelor Star Chris Soules Arrested After Fatal Tractor Truck Collision

    2017-04-28T13:00:29Z

    Chris Soules, reality TV star from the 19th season of the Bachelor, 10th season of the Bachelorette, Dancing with the Stars, and Worst Cooks in America, has been arrested as a result of a fatal car accident between himself and a 66-year-old farmer, husband, and grandfather, on a tractor......

  • Mob of Over 40 Teens Rob Passengers on SF Bay Area Rapid Transit

    2017-04-27T21:57:35Z

    Over the weekend, a group of over 40 teens jumped the turnstiles at an Oakland, California, public transit station, boarded a commuter train, robbed seven individuals and left two people injured before leaving the train and station. It's possible that as many as 60 teens were involved. Witnesses described......

  • Class Action Alleges Uber Spied on Lyft Drivers in 'Hell'

    2017-04-27T21:57:31Z

    Corporate espionage is not just a plot device that moves along the plot of James Bond movies, it's also a real thing that actually happens, allegedly at least. A recent class action lawsuit, filed by a ride share driver is alleging that Uber used a top secret spyware program......

Supreme Court News

  • Court agrees to hold off ruling on carbon restrictions

    Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:45:26 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — At the Trump administration's request, a federal appeals court agreed Friday to postpone a ruling on lawsuits challenging Obama-era restrictions on carbon emissions.

  • 3 Arkansas execution drugs used for surgery, cardiac cases

    Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:02:20 GMT

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' execution protocol includes three drugs, two of which are used in surgery and one that benefits cardiac patients. A look at the drugs:

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    Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:01:09 GMT

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  • Justices seem to favor limits on revoking US citizenship

    Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:08:05 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seemed ready Wednesday to impose limits on when the government can strip an immigrant of U.S. citizenship for lying during the naturalization process.

  • Justices hear dispute over lower-cost biotech drugs sales

    Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:52:59 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday considered a drug company's fight to keep a generic version of its biotech drug off the market for an additional six months that would mean billions more in sales and higher costs to the public.

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