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Tsarnaev goes on trial in Boston Marathon bombing

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 7:42am

FILE - This undated file photo released Friday, April 19, 2013, by the FBI shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Opening statements are scheduled Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Tsarnaev's federal death penalty trial for allegedly conspiring with his brother to place twin bombs near the finish line of the race, killing three and injuring 260 people. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation, File)BOSTON (AP) — His life on the line, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev went on trial Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing, with prosecutors saying he planted explosives specifically designed to "tear people apart and create a bloody spectacle."


Sheriff calls for changes after 4th teen riot in 4 months

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 7:40am

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A riot at a juvenile rehabilitation center in rural western Nevada has put a neighboring town "at its wits' end" following the latest in a series of violent uprisings, the local sheriff says, even as school officials insist everything is back to normal.

AP survey: Why the outlook for global economy has brightened

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 7:39am

FILE - In this Dec. 24, 2014 file photo, shoppers are reflected in a store's window as they walk through Chicago's Loop. U.S. consumer spending is expected to boost growth in 2015 in the United States and overseas. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — From the United States to Asia to Europe, a global economy that many had feared was faltering appears poised for a resurgence on the strength of cheap oil and falling interest rates.


US service sector picks up slightly in February

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 7:37am

The US ISM purchasing managers index  edged up to 56.9, from 56.7 in JanuaryThe US economy's service sector sped up very slightly in February despite the West Coast port slowdown and harsh weather in the east, the Institute for Supply Management reported Wednesday. The ISM purchasing managers index edged up to 56.9, from 56.7 in January. While overall non-manufacturing activity was better, including pickups in prices and hiring, new orders and overall business activity grew more slowly than the previous month, ISM said.


In Ferguson, scathing US report brings pressure for change

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 7:32am

In this Nov. 25, 2014 file photo, police officers watch protesters as smoke fills the streets in Ferguson, Mo. after a grand jury's decision in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. A Justice Department investigation has found patterns of racial bias in the Ferguson police department and at the municipal jail and court. The full report, to be publicly released on March 4, says the investigation found Ferguson officers disproportionately used excessive force against blacks and too often charged them with petty offenses. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department report says blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, are disproportionately subject to excessive police force, baseless traffic stops and citations for infractions as petty as walking down the middle of street.


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