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National & World Judge orders US release of military detainee abuse photos Judge orders US release of military detainee abuse photos
The U.S. must release photographs showing abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, a federal judge has ruled in a long-running clash over letting the world see potentially disturbing images of how the military treated prisoners.
National & World Hot plate may have sparked fire that killed 7 NYC children
A fire apparently caused by a malfunctioning hotplate left on for the Sabbath tore through a Brooklyn home early Saturday, leaving seven children from the same Orthodox Jewish family dead and their mother and another child in critical condition, authorities said.
National & World Man shot at New Orleans international airport Man shot at New Orleans international airport
A 63-year-old man was shot Friday at a security checkpoint in the New Orleans international airport after he cut a guard with a machete and sprayed two others with wasp spray.
National & World Off-duty cops in deadly wrong-way crash after leaving strip club Off-duty cops in deadly wrong-way crash after leaving strip club
A car carrying three off-duty New Jersey police officers from a visit to a strip club drove the wrong way down a New York City highway and crashed head-on into a tractor-trailer early Friday, killing an officer and a civilian and critically injuring two other policemen.