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  • Harrisburg Mayor Lifts Snow Emergency

    Harrisburg Mayor Lifts Snow Emergency
    UPDATE: Mayor Linda Thompson ends the snow emergency in Harrisburg, effecting 7 p.m. on Saturday. PREVIOUS STORY: Mayor Linda Thompson has declared a snow emergency in the city. The emergency declaration means residents have to remove their parked...
  • Strong Aftershocks Hit Chile as New President Takes Over

    Strong Aftershocks Hit Chile as New President Takes Over
    SANTIAGO, Chile -- A series of strong aftershocks from last month's devastating quake rocked Chile on Thursday as a new president was sworn into office and immediately urged coastal residents to move to higher ground in case of a tsunami. The strongest...
  • Army psychiatrist blamed in Fort Hood shooting rampage

    Army psychiatrist blamed in Fort Hood shooting rampage
    Reporting from Ft. Hood, Texas, Washington and Los Angeles -- An Army psychiatrist who was about to be deployed to Iraq allegedly armed himself with two guns and opened fire Thursday afternoon on the grounds of Ft. Hood, the country's largest military...
  • Death Toll Rises To 13 In Fort Hood Shooting

    Death Toll Rises To 13 In Fort Hood Shooting
    As authorities continue to search for clues on what prompted the shooting Thursday at Ft. Hood, the death toll rose today to 13. Twenty-eight of the 31 people injured in the attack on the nation's largest military base remain hospitalized. The alleged...
  • Obama: Risks of Nuclear Terrorism Have Risen

    Obama: Risks of Nuclear Terrorism Have Risen
    WASHINGTON -- Citing a new nuclear reality, President Barack Obama urged world leaders Tuesday to reach beyond traditional means of avoiding nuclear conflict and agree on new measures to stop terrorists from getting their hands on atomic arms. Addressing...
  • Apparent Osama bin Laden tape coincides with Obama visit

    Apparent Osama bin Laden tape coincides with Obama visit
    Just as President Obama arrived in the Middle East on Wednesday to deliver his long-planned appeal for mutual understanding, the Arab world heard from a competing voice: Osama bin Laden, accusing the American president via audiotape of sowing hatred. The...
  • The Source Of The Dow Chemical Plant Odor Has Been Neutralized

    The Source Of The Dow Chemical Plant Odor Has Been Neutralized
    Upon recommendation from the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Louisiana State Police, The St. Charles Parish Department of Emergency Preparedness has lifted all protective actions related to...
  • Honduras Crisis Talks Resume Day After Stalemate

    Honduras Crisis Talks Resume Day After Stalemate
    SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Talks to resolve Honduras' political crisis resumed Sunday with the two sides at odds over reinstating the ousted president and creating a reconciliation government. The two camps seemed to be far from a compromise, with exiled...
  • Pakistan's scientists under scrutiny

    The day after Pakistan handed over Yemeni microbiologist Jamil Qasim Saeed Mohammed to U.S. agents, authorities stepped up their search for other scientists and students who may have maintained links to Osama bin Laden's al-Qaida network, Pakistani...
  • From the archives: S. Africa Opens Beaches, Targets Apartheid Law

    From the archives: S. Africa Opens Beaches, Targets Apartheid Law
    JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- President Frederik W. de Klerk, taking his first important step toward dismantling apartheid, declared South Africa's remaining whites-only beaches open to blacks Thursday and promised to scrap a 36-year-old law that...