National News

Adnan Syed
Karl Merton Ferron/Baltimore Sun/TNS/Sipa USA
March 29, 2018 - 6:42 pm
BALTIMORE (WCBS 880) -- Convicted murdered Adnan Syed, the subject of the popular podcast “Serial,” chalked up another legal victory Thursday as an appeals court granted him a new trial. The Maryland Special Court of Appeals ruled that Syed had ineffective assistance at his original trial, and...
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Roseanne Barr.
F. Sadou/AdMedia
March 29, 2018 - 2:33 pm
President Donald Trump called Roseanne Barr after an estimated 18.4 million viewers tuned in for the reboot of "Roseanne.''
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Donald Trump
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
March 28, 2018 - 7:07 pm
Lawyers for adult film actress Stormy Daniels filed a motion asking for the right to depose President Donald Trump and his lawyer Michael Cohen.
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Tim Piazza
Abby Drey/Centre Daily Times/TNS/Sipa USA
March 28, 2018 - 4:58 pm
A judge on Wednesday tossed out involuntary manslaughter charges, and the other most serious charges, against 11 former Penn State fraternity members in the hazing death of a pledge.
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Pulse Nightclub
Joe Burbank/ Orlando Sentinel/TNS/Sipa USA
March 28, 2018 - 3:53 pm
Jury deliberations were under way Wednesday afternoon in Orlando in the trial of Pulse nightclub gunman Omar Mateen’s wife.
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Bob Menendez
Anthony Behar
March 28, 2018 - 12:54 pm
UNION CITY, N.J. (WCBS 880/AP) -- New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez is launching his re-election campaign months after being acquitted of corruption charges. "I'm Bob Menendez and I'm running for the United States Senate," the two-term Democratic U.S. senator announced at Union City High School in the...
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Xi Jinping and Kim Jong Un
Xinhua/Sipa USA
March 28, 2018 - 12:14 pm
President Donald Trump says there's "a good chance'' that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will "do what is right for his people and for humanity'' and make moves toward peace.
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Alton Sterling
Scott Clause/The Advertiser via USA TODAY NETWORK
March 27, 2018 - 5:11 pm
Two police officers will not face criminal charges in the death of Alton Sterling, who was shot and killed outside a convenience store in Baton Rouge, Louisiana almost two years ago.
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William Strampel
Michigan Department of the Attorney General
March 27, 2018 - 3:03 pm
A former Michigan State University dean who once oversaw disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar is now facing charges himself.
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Candle
Chrischevy/Dreamstime
March 27, 2018 - 2:41 pm
Linda Brown Thompson – the young girl at the center of the Brown v. Board of Education case that ruled racial segregation of schools unconstitutional – died Monday.
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