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Jury Selection To Start In Aurora, Colo., Mass Shooting Trial

Jury Selection To Start In Aurora, Colo., Mass Shooting TrialJury selections starts today for the trial of James Holmes, the man accused of killing 12 people and wounding 70 others in the Aurora, Colo., theater shooting in July 2012.

Republican Leaders Dismiss Obama’s Tax Proposal As ‘Not Serious’

Republican Leaders Dismiss Obama’s Tax Proposal As ‘Not Serious’Republicans are firing back at a White House proposal to push tax cuts for middle income families by raising the capital gains tax rate on couples making more than a half-million dollars a year.

Seattle Super Bowl Bound After NFC Title Win Over Green Bay

Seattle Super Bowl Bound After NFC Title Win Over Green BayThe Seattle Seahawks have defeated the Green Bay Packers to win the NFC title and earn their ticket to Super Bowl XLIX.

Obama Shifts Federal Sick-Leave Rules, Urges Congress To Follow

Obama Shifts Federal Sick-Leave Rules, Urges Congress To FollowFederal workers with a pressing need can take an advance of up to six weeks of sick leave under a new policy unveiled by President Obama on Thursday.

It’s Official: 2014 Was The Hottest Year On Record, NOAA Says

It’s Official: 2014 Was The Hottest Year On Record, NOAA SaysIt's official: 2014 was the hottest year on record.

Broadband A ‘Necessity,’ Obama Says, As He Pushes FCC To Expand Access

Broadband A ‘Necessity,’ Obama Says, As He Pushes FCC To Expand AccessPresident Obama is expected to lay out plans today intended to make it easier for cities, towns and rural communities to offer their citizens fast and cheap broadband Internet.

‘Birdman,’ ‘Grand Budapest Hotel,’ With 9 Nominations Each, Lead Oscar Race

‘Birdman,’ ‘Grand Budapest Hotel,’ With 9 Nominations Each, Lead Oscar RaceBirdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel topped the list of nominations – with nine each — announced today by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.

Facebook To Post Amber Alerts To Help Find Missing Kids

Facebook To Post Amber Alerts To Help Find Missing KidsStarting today, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children will begin sending out Amber Alerts on Facebook's news feed.

College Football Championship Sets A New Cable Ratings Record

College Football Championship Sets A New Cable Ratings RecordMonday night's game between Oregon and Ohio State was a hit with viewers, as the first-ever college football playoff championship turned in the highest ratings in the history of both ESPN and cable TV. The broadcast averaged 33.4 million viewers.

Post-Attack Edition Of ‘Charlie Hebdo’ Sells Out In France

Post-Attack Edition Of ‘Charlie Hebdo’ Sells Out In FranceThe first post-attack edition of Charlie Hebdo has sold out in France, just hours after it was released.