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Post-conviction hearing in Adnan Syed wraps after 5 days

A retired Baltimore judge who'll determine whether a man convicted of a killing at the center of popular podcast "Serial" deserves a new trial says the post-conviction hearing that concluded Tuesday garnered more attention than any proceeding he'd seen

Ferguson's proposed amendments to the DOJ consent decree

The Ferguson City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to conditionally approve a consent decree with the U.S. Department of Justice, but with seven amendments, or "conditions of acceptance."

Donald Trump And Bernie Sanders Take New Hampshire Primaries

Trump crushed his competition Tuesday, capturing roughly 35 percent of the vote. And Sanders won his primary by over 20 percent.

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Man casually trips suspect on the run from police

A civilian in England decided to help the cops out by tripping the alleged drug dealer they were running after. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Man Dies After Setting Himself On Fire In Front Of Kensington Palace

Police received a call about a man acting suspiciously early Tuesday morning. When they arrived, they found a man in his 40s on fire.

Japan Internet company SoftBank's profit suffers over Sprint

Japanese telecommunications and Internet company SoftBank is reporting an 88 percent drop in fiscal third-quarter profit as it struggles to turn around its U.S. carrier Sprint

India launches campaign for deworming millions of children

Millions of children are getting deworming treatment in India's campaign to prevent parasitic worms from infecting them and impairing their mental and physical development

The Latest: European markets solid as focus turns to Fed

The Latest: Stock markets in Europe have opened on a fairly solid note despite another sizeable 2.3 percent reverse on Japan's main index

Former Priest Arrested In Connection With 1960 Murder Case

Ex-priest John Feit was arrested Tuesday in connection with the 1960 murder of a second-grade teacher.

For Donald Trump, for one night, there was so much winning.

For Donald Trump, for one night, there was so much winning

NATO chief expects OK for greater forward presence

NATO defense minister are meeting in Brussels, with the alliance's secretary general predicting approval for increasing NATO's forward presence in Eastern Europe to deter Russia

Judge to decide trial of woman charged in son's death

The trial of a mother of a Virginia boy who died in a septic tank will be decided by a judge, rather than a jury

MADD to release first 50-state report on ignition interlocks

Mothers Against Drunk Driving will release its first report on the number of times drunken drivers are stopped from using vehicles by ignition interlock devices in all 50 states

Daily News Dubs Trump's NH Primary Victory 'Dawn Of The Brain Dead'

The New York Daily News' latest cover features Donald Trump's face Photoshopped with clown makeup with the caption "Dawn of the brain dead."

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Check out the world's most expensive Valentine's Day bouquet

This Valentine's Day you can buy flowers or you can buy the world's most expensive bouquet. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Head-On Train Collision Kills At Least 9 In Southern Germany

Around 150 people were injured when two trains on a single track crashed in Bavaria. Many were trapped in the wreckage.

Obama administration plans new high-level cyber official

The Obama administration is planning to create a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts as part of its 2017 budget proposal announced Tuesday

China reports 1st case of imported Zika virus

China has reported its first case of the Zika virus in a man who recently traveled to Venezuela

Yellen says pace of future rate hikes could be slowed

Yellen, citing global uncertainty, says Fed could slow pace of future rate hikes if economy disappoints

Kasich's Second-Place Finish Is The Best He Could Have Hoped For

As far as the next few primaries, things aren't looking so good.

Bill to strip Planned Parenthood funds nears Kasich's desk

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is expected to sign a bill stripping government money from Planned Parenthood, a move that might help him with conservatives who dominate the upcoming Republican presidential primary in South Carolina

The Latest: Turkey seizes suicide vests at Syria border

Turkey's state-run agency says military officials have stopped a group of 34 people at the border with Syria and seized luggage containing four suicide vests and explosives

Delaware governor to sign resolution apologizing for slavery

Gov. Jack Markell will sign a resolution apologizing for Delaware's role in slavery and wrongs committed against blacks during the Jim Crow era

Harvard receives a record number of applicants

Harvard University has received a record 39,044 applications for next fall's freshman class, a nearly 5 percent increase over last year

Researchers Say Horses Can Recognize Our Facial Expressions

A new study indicates horses may be able to recognize human emotions.

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Unlucky man struck by meteorite may be first known fatality modern times

A man in Indian may be the unlucky first person to be killed by a meteorite in modern times. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Former President Says Mexico Won't Pay For Trump's 'Stupid' Wall

Former Mexico President Felipe Calderón spoke out against Donald Trump's proposed wall on the southern border. Here's a hint: He's not having it.