Jeb Bush might be slipping in polls for the 2016 presidential race, but he’s getting endorsements from dozens of Republican establishment figures such as Eric Cantor.
Francis kisses a relic believed to be the blood of San Gennaro. (AP)
He has been hailed as a Catholic reformer and is a darling of secular intellectuals, but he also has an affinity for fervent forms of worship.
Vester Lee Flanagan II also closely identified with perpetrators of domestic mass murder, including the Sept. 11 attacks, authorities say.
The complaint, filed against the contractors who designed, built and inspected the Silver Spring center, says that their "collective failure" led to five years of delays and $50 million in cost overruns.
A day after announcing the Redskins quarterback could play, the neurologist that examined him changed course and recommended that he sit out.
Police say Kassahun Abebe Edo had just attended a friend's wedding when he stopped to watch a street fight and was attacked without provocation.
The incident forced Metro to close two downtown stations, leaving tens of thousands of riders scrambling for alternatives.
Jasper Spires had three interactions with mental health facilities in the months leading up to the July 4 attack.
Timothy A. Holden was struck by a 22-year-old man driving a Chevy Malibu at about 6:30 a.m. Friday, police said. 
Someone called 911, but didn't stop. Later, that person wrote to a local blog asking if anyone knew if she was okay.
She told police a man approached on a bicycle just after midnight Friday.
He used his appearance before the Democratic National Committee to argue that fewer debates make it more difficult for him and other challengers to defeat Clinton.
Owen Labrie, 19, was found guilty of misdemeanor sex charges involving a 15-year-old girl at New Hampshire's St. Paul's School. 
The ruling, which is strictly procedural, does not address the constitutionality or legality of the program.
The movie star summoned architects to design homes for the Lower Ninth Ward, but the designs haven't exactly worked out.
The hack exposed the e-mail addresses and other personal information about millions of users looking for affairs.
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