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Ohio mom pleads not guilty to decapitating her baby daughter
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A woman accused of decapitating her 3-month-old daughter pleaded not guilty Thursday to a charge of aggravated murder.... 3/26/2015 4:18 PM

Suburban Chicago cousins arrested in Islamic State case
CHICAGO (AP) -- A member of the Illinois Army National Guard and his suburban Chicago cousin have been arrested on charges of conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq, the U.S. Attorney's office said in a Thursday statement.... 3/26/2015 6:25 PM

Lawyer disputes police hoax claim in California kidnapping
VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) -- A lawyer disputes police claims that the kidnapping of a California woman was a hoax and says her boyfriend was bound and drugged during the abduction.... 3/26/2015 8:00 PM

Fiancee of ex-NFLer Aaron Hernandez called to testify Friday
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will be called to testify in his murder trial Friday, two people with knowledge of the matter told The Associated Press.... 3/26/2015 7:52 PM

Report: Diversity of New England plant life is threatened
BOSTON (AP) -- From picturesque coastal estuaries of Cape Cod to the soaring White Mountains, much of New England's rich native flora is fighting for survival against increasing odds, according to what conservationists call the most comprehensive accounting ever made of the region's plant life.... 3/26/2015 5:50 PM

Tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Arkansas; 1 dead, several injured
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- The first batch of severe weather in this year's tornado season devastated an Oklahoma mobile home park, as storms across the area damaged buildings, tore off roofs and left debris strewn across roads. One person was killed and several were injured.... 3/26/2015 4:49 PM

Bergdahl charged despite torture, attempts to escape Taliban
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl says he was tortured repeatedly in the five years he was held captive by the Taliban: beaten with a copper cable, chained, held in a cage and threatened with execution after trying to escape.... 3/26/2015 6:08 PM

Jesse Jackson Jr. leaves federal prison for halfway house
CHICAGO (AP) -- Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. left an Alabama federal prison early Thursday bound for a halfway house, where he begins his transition back into society two years after pleading guilty to spending $750,000 in campaign money on personal items.... 3/26/2015 6:01 PM

Sheriff: Young brothers cooking before shooting kills 2
HUDSON, Fla. (AP) -- A 12-year-old boy was cooking with his older brother when an argument erupted, and the boy shot his 6-year-old brother to death, wounded his older brother in the leg and killed himself, a sheriff said Thursday.... 3/26/2015 7:21 PM

Woman accused of kidnap plot claimed to be business coach
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- The woman accused of masterminding a scheme to kidnap infants and pass them off as her own claimed online to be a successful business coach and professional speaker who had written a book and helped multinational corporations improve their operations.... 3/26/2015 7:59 PM

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