Monday, December 9, 2013
No charges in Jameis Winston sex assault case
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A prosecutor says Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston will not be charged in a sexual assault case.
Obama helps hand out Thanksgiving fixings to needy
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is continuing an annual family tradition by helping to pack bags of food and distribute them to the needy on Thanksgiving eve.
Obama orders flags lowered on Kennedy anniversary
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is ordering that flags be lowered at government buildings Friday to mark the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination.
Ex-RI Rep. Kennedy, wife take baby home in NJ one day before JFK's 50th
POMONA, N.J. (AP) - Former Rhode Island congressman Patrick Kennedy and his wife have left a New Jersey hospital with their newborn daughter a day before the 50th anniversary of the assassination of his uncle.
Local woman relieved her family in the Philippines survived typhoon
FRANKFORT, N.Y. (WKTV) - The typhoon of the century ripped through the Philippines killing thousands of people, destroying homes and livelihoods.
Police took nearly 6 minutes to enter Sandy Hook Elementary
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A report on the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre indicates that nearly six minutes passed between the arrival of the first Newtown police officer and the time local officers entered the school.
House OKs coverage plans short of Obamacare rules
Documents: Massachusetts teen cut teacher's throat, left note
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - Court documents show a popular Massachusetts teacher who police say was killed by one of her students was found in the woods with her throat slit and a note that read, "I hate you all."
Policy cancellations: Obama will allow old plans
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he hears Americans who are upset about losing their health insurance "loud and clear" and is offering a fix.
Investigation and search continues after drone crashes into Lake Ontario
FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - The search is set to resume for a military drone that crashed into eastern Lake Ontario while on a training mission for the New York Air National Guard.