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National & World Kathleen Sebelius resigning from top HHS post Kathleen Sebelius resigning from top HHS post
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration after the rocky rollout of President Barack Obama's signature health care law, a White House official said Thursday.
National & World Prosecutor: Pistorius is untruthful, an egotist Prosecutor: Pistorius is untruthful, an egotist
Oscar Pistorius' credibility was consistently questioned at his murder trial Thursday as the chief prosecutor argued that the star athlete had a string of unlikely excuses why he wasn't to blame in the three gun charges he faces on top of murder.
National & World Last Corvette retrieved from Kentucky sinkhole Last Corvette retrieved from Kentucky sinkhole(Photo Gallery)
The mangled remains of a powerful Corvette — barely recognizable to its former owner — were pulled from the depths of a sinkhole at a Kentucky museum Wednesday, completing weeks of painstaking work to retrieve eight classic cars that were gobbled up by the gaping hole.
National & World 1 child dead, 14 hurt in Florida day care crash 1 child dead, 14 hurt in Florida day care crash
A car smashed into an Orlando-area day care Wednesday, killing a girl and injuring 14 others, at least a dozen of them children, and authorities were searching for the driver of an SUV who they say started the crash, officials said.
National & World Mexican national executed for 1997 Texas slaying Mexican national executed for 1997 Texas slaying
A man who escaped prison in his native Mexico while serving a murder sentence was executed in Texas on Wednesday for fatally beating a former Baylor University history professor and attacking his wife more than 16 years ago.
National & World Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school(Photo Gallery)
A 16-year-old armed with two knives went on a stabbing and slashing spree at a high school near Pittsburgh on Wednesday, leaving 22 people injured, including a school police officer who eventually subdued him with the help of an assistant principal, authorities said.