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Tuesday, Jul 07, 2015

National News

SF sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slaying

SF sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slaying

SF sheriff defends prior release of man in pier slaying; Mexican had been deported 5 times
Updated: 3 hours ago
California right-to-die bill struggling amid religious fight

California right-to-die bill struggling amid religious fight

California right-to-die bill struggling despite publicity around Brittany Maynard's death
Updated: 3 hours ago
Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

Carnival aims to offer new Cuba cruise from Miami next year as a cultural exchange trip
Updated: 3 hours ago

Hospital: Nurse who dropped newborn disciplined, not fired

Hospital says Pennsylvania nurse who dropped newborn is being disciplined but won't be fired
Updated: 3 hours ago
Peterson returns to court in murder-for-hire trial

Peterson returns to court in murder-for-hire trial

Drew Peterson due back in court as southern Illinois murder-for-hire trial approaches
Updated: 3 hours ago
Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

Iran nuke deal out of reach as another deadline passes; more talks planned
Updated: 4 hours ago
Image of Asia: Commemorating 1962 Myanmar student uprising

Image of Asia: Commemorating 1962 Myanmar student uprising

Image of Asia: Commemorating 1962 Myanmar student uprising
Updated: 4 hours ago
Chinese families of Yale students grow a garden, tradition

Chinese families of Yale students grow a garden, tradition

As Chinese students flock to Yale, extended families nurture garden in once-vacant city block
Updated: 4 hours ago
Bruce Jenner's 1984 Olympic Torch going on auction block

Bruce Jenner's 1984 Olympic Torch going on auction block

1984 Olympic Torch carried by Bruce Jenner through Lake Tahoe going on auction block
Updated: 5 hours ago

Phoenix firefighters pull man out of chimney

Phoenix firefighters rescue man stuck in chimney; he was trying to re-enter locked house
Updated: 5 hours ago