|5-alarm fire burns in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A major fire burning Tuesday in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood sent an enormous plume of black smoke high into the sky.
Cold and snow returns after brief period of warmth
CHICAGO (AP) — The Midwest and the Eastern Seaboard are bracing for another blast of below-normal temperatures and heavy snowfall after a few days of temperatures slightly above normal for this time of year...
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Today is Wednesday, March 12, the 71st day of 2014. There are 294 days left in the year.
Ex-convict served time on assault before shootout
PHOENIX (AP) — An ex-convict who police say killed two people before engaging in a gunbattle with authorities on a Phoenix-area freeway was paroled from a Colorado prison in October after serving 4 Â½ years of a roughly six-year sentence on charges that included punching a sheriff's deputy in the face...
Ex-soldier's death penalty trial begins in Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP) — A death penalty trial started Tuesday with a prosecutor telling jurors that the fatal blow a former Hawaii-based soldier dealt his 5-year-old daughter was so hard it left knuckle imprints on the child's chest...