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  • Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are offering some clues about...

    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are offering some clues about their defense strategy in court proceedings today. They told the judge that understanding their client's family is key to their case, as they argued that the government shouldn't be allowed to monitor prison visits Tsarnaev has with his two sisters. Authorities say Tsarnaev and his older brother, Tamerlan, placed two homemade bombs near the finish line of last year's marathon.
  • Authorities in Massachusetts have sent the man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish...

    Authorities in Massachusetts have sent the man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation. Kayvon Edson was stopped last night after passers-by told an officer they saw him yelling, walking barefoot down the middle of a street, veiled in black, in pouring rain. The backpack was destroyed. His mother says Edson has bipolar disorder.
  • A federal judge has overturned a North Dakota law banning abortions as early...

    A federal judge has overturned a North Dakota law banning abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy. The measure bans abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected. The state's only clinic, in Fargo, filed a lawsuit against it in July. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland today ruled that the law is "invalid and unconstitutional." The measure was among four anti-abortion bills that Gov Jack Dalrymple signed into law last year with overwhelming support from the state's Republican-led Legilature
  • Weslaco police are searching for a man who broke into two different cars....

    Weslaco police are searching for a man who broke into two different cars. The first burglary happened on April 2 at the Weslaco City Park. The second happened April 9 on the 400 block of South Kansas. The suspect is described as a heavyset man with a beard. He was reportedly driving a Chrysler 300 with paper license plates. If you have any information in the cases, you’re asked to call Weslaco Crime Stoppers at (956) 968-8477
  • Stocks are higher, after word of an increase in homebuilding and news that...

    Stocks are higher, after word of an increase in homebuilding and news that U.S. factory output rose further last month. The gain in factory production extended some strong growth from February, after harsh weather caused production to tumble in January.

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