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National & World Murder trial prosecutor: Pistorius' story doesn't add up Murder trial prosecutor: Pistorius' story doesn't add up(Photo Gallery)
The prosecutor cross-examining Oscar Pistorius in his murder trial Friday tried to shred his version of events the night he shot and killed his girlfriend, saying they do not add up and go against how people would react in the situation the double-amputee Olympian has described.
National & World Giffords gunman made online rants before killing Giffords gunman made online rants before killing
The man who shot former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was unraveling in the months before the rampage, issuing paranoid, expletive-filled Internet rants about government conspiracies, suicide and killing police, according to new law enforcement documents released Thursday.
National & World Congress to Iran: Ambassador's application denied
Congress said no way to Iran's choice for ambassador to the United Nations, outraged by the prospect of a member of a group responsible for the 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran stepping on U.S. soil. The move forces President Barack Obama to make a decision that could have serious diplomatic repercussions.
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.