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Late winter snowstorm blankets South, Northeast
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A late winter storm blanketed the Northeast on Thursday after zipping across much of the South, leaving hundreds of drivers and their passengers stranded on highways in Kentucky and thousands of customers without power in West Virginia.... 3/6/2015 3:45 AM

Father tells jury about boy's death at Boston Marathon
BOSTON (AP) -- With Dzhokhar Tsarnaev seated at the defense table no more than 15 feet away Thursday, the father of an 8-year-old boy killed in the Boston Marathon bombing described the moment when he looked down at his son's pale, torn body and realized he wouldn't make it.... 3/6/2015 12:30 AM

Harrison Ford survives crash-landing on golf course
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Harrison Ford crash-landed his vintage plane Thursday after losing engine power, suffering serious but not life-threatening injuries as he used his extensive piloting experience to skillfully bring down the plane on a golf course and avoid nearby homes.... 3/6/2015 3:17 AM

Ford's real-life bravado equals Han Solo, Indiana Jones
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Harrison Ford is as much the daredevil in real life as Han Solo, Indiana Jones or the other larger-than-life characters he's played on the screen.... 3/6/2015 3:39 AM

Plane skids off snowy NYC runway, stops feet from icy bay
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Delta jetliner landing at LaGuardia Airport in a driving snowstorm Thursday skidded off a runway and crashed through a chain-link fence, its nose coming to rest just feet from the roiling waters of an icy bay.... 3/6/2015 1:18 AM

For Northeast, a brutal winter redefines 'enough is enough'
NEW YORK (AP) -- Forget the winter of our discontent. For Northeasterners enduring one of the coldest, snowiest seasons in decades, it's the winter of our exasperation, full-on funk and enough-is-enough rage.... 3/5/2015 11:51 PM

Philadelphia officer shot dead while trying to stop robbery
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia police officer was shot in the head and killed after he and his partner exchanged gunfire with two suspects trying to rob a video game store, city officials said Thursday.... 3/6/2015 2:40 AM

Jurors in Jodi Arias case: We were 11-1 for death penalty
PHOENIX (AP) -- It took just one juror to spare the life of convicted murderer Jodi Arias on Thursday - and the woman had to survive an attempt by her colleagues to boot her from the jury before she could do it.... 3/6/2015 3:45 AM

Freight train carrying crude oil derails near Illinois city
GALENA, Ill. (AP) -- A freight train loaded with crude oil derailed in northern Illinois on Thursday, bursting into flames and prompting authorities to evacuate everyone within 1 mile, authorities said.... 3/6/2015 2:28 AM

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