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Veterans frustrated by presidential debate on Iraq war

Veterans of the Iraq War have been watching in frustration as Republican presidential contenders distance themselves from the decision their party enthusiastically supported to invade that country. 1,031 more words

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NY judge: Release testimony by Rosenberg brother in spy case

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has ordered the unsealing of key grand jury testimony from 1950 that may give new fuel to suspicions that Ethel Rosenberg was unjustly convicted of espionage and put to death for conspiring to give nuclear secrets to the Soviet Union. 649 more words

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Yes or no? Ireland decides whether to legalize gay marriage

DUBLIN (AP) — Voters determined to have their voice heard on gay marriage turned out in strength Friday for Ireland’s most hard-fought referendum in decades, a contest that pitted the liberal forces of social change against the nation’s conservative Catholic foundation. 1,193 more words

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The Latest on Cleveland verdict: Prosecutor was 'ruthless

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The lead attorney for the Cleveland police officer who was found not guilty of manslaughter in the deaths of two unarmed suspects says the prosecution spared no expense and “were ruthless.” 432 more words

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Court of Appeal 10 July 1974 William George Pottinger

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The appeal was partially successful and in the result, the appellant is sentenced to serve four years’ imprisonment, instead of five. 5,543 more words

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Prosecutors: Suspect in Washington family's killings did not act alone

Washington (CNN) – The man charged with the killing of three members of a prominent Washington, D.C. family and their housekeeper did not act alone, prosecutors said they believe. 1,310 more words

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