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More flooding expected for devastated U.S. plains states

Mar 17 2019

There was no let up in sight for devastating floods across the U.S. Central Plains states that have already killed two people, torn apart homes and businesses and cut off small towns, forecasters said on Sunday. | Video

Commuter jet slides off Maine runway as East Coast digs out from snow

Mar 04 2019

New England dug out from more than a foot of snow on Monday that snarled commutes, canceled nearly 1,800 airline flights and was blamed for injuries to five people after a commuter jet slid off a snowy runway in northern Maine, forcing the airport to close.

Imprisoned California serial killer Juan Corona dies at age 85

Mar 04 2019

LOS ANGELES Juan Corona, a serial killer found guilty of murdering 25 farmworkers whose bodies were found buried in Northern California orchards, died on Monday at the age of 85, state prison officials said.

Sacramento policemen won't face charges in killing of unarmed black man

Mar 04 2019

(This March 3 story has been refiled to correct typographical error in headline) | Video

Olivia Colman wins best actress Oscar for 'The Favourite'

Feb 25 2019

LOS ANGELES Britain's Olivia Colman won a surprise best actress Oscar on Sunday for her clever performance as a dim-witted, petulant Queen Anne in "The Favourite" and delighted the audience with a tearful and humorous acceptance speech.

Olivia Colman wins best actress Oscar for 'The Favourite'

Feb 25 2019

LOS ANGELES Britain's Olivia Colman won a surprise best actress Oscar on Sunday for her clever performance as a dim-witted, petulant Queen Anne in "The Favourite" and delighted the audience with a tearful and humorous acceptance speech.

Olivia Colman wins best actress Oscar for 'The Favourite'

Feb 25 2019

LOS ANGELES Britain's Olivia Colman won a surprise best actress Oscar on Sunday for her clever performance as a dim-witted, petulant Queen Anne in "The Favourite" and delighted the audience with a tearful and humorous acceptance speech.

UPDATE 2-Olivia Colman wins best actress Oscar for 'The Favourite'

Feb 24 2019

LOS ANGELES, Feb 24 Britain's Olivia Colman won a surprise best actress Oscar on Sunday for her clever performance as a dim-witted, petulant Queen Anne in "The Favourite" and delighted the audience with a tearful and humorous acceptance speech.

Former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling released from federal custody

Feb 21 2019

Jeffrey Skilling, the onetime chief of Enron Corp who was sentenced to 24 years in prison for his conviction on charges stemming from the company’s spectacular collapse, has been released from federal custody, the Houston Chronicle reported on Thursday.

'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett charged with faking racist attack

Feb 21 2019

Actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Wednesday with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten on the streets of Chicago by two masked men shouting racist and homophobic slurs, police said on Wednesday as they sought his arrest. | Video

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