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Judge Says 1,000 Potential Jurors May Be Screened For Boston Bombing Trial

Judge Says 1,000 Potential Jurors May Be Screened For Boston Bombing TrialA judge in Boston says that some 1,000 pre-trial jurors may be asked to complete a questionnaire for the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in January.

Fashion Icon Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

Fashion Icon Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who designed gowns for first ladies and for Holluywood stars died Monday. He was 82.

Toyota Becomes Latest Automaker To Issue Recalls Over Faulty Airbags

Toyota Becomes Latest Automaker To Issue Recalls Over Faulty AirbagsA massive auto recall on defective airbags was given fresh urgency on Monday, when the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration encouraged the owners of nearly 5 million cars to get them fixed "immediately."

One Of 7 Northern White Rhinos Left In The World Dies In Kenya

One Of 7 Northern White Rhinos Left In The World Dies In KenyaNorthern white rhinos are one step closer to extinction, after one of only two breeding males known to exist was found dead at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya.

Latest Developments In The Ebola Story

Latest Developments In The Ebola StoryIt's Monday, and Ebola still dominates the headlines. Here's a roundup of some of the latest developments.

A Pumpkin Festival Turns To Mayhem In Keene, N.H.

A Pumpkin Festival Turns To Mayhem In Keene, N.H.An annual pumpkin festival in Keene, N.H., devolved into mayhem as people threw beer bottles, lit fires, overturned at least one car and clashed with police late Saturday into Sunday morning.

Hong Kong’s Renewed Offer Of Talks With Protesters Meets Skepticism

Hong Kong’s Renewed Offer Of Talks With Protesters Meets SkepticismThe pro-democracy activists have called for Leung's resignation and for Beijing to make good on a long-standing promise for an open election to find his replacement.

Venezuela, A Diplomatic Rival For U.S., Wins Seat On U.N. Security Council

Venezuela, A Diplomatic Rival For U.S., Wins Seat On U.N. Security CouncilVenezuela, a long-time diplomatic thorn on the side of the United States, has won a seat on the United Nations Security Council.

Death Toll In Himalayan Avalanches Reaches 27

Death Toll In Himalayan Avalanches Reaches 27The death toll from unseasonal snowstorms and avalanches in Nepal that trapped dozens of trekkers on the slopes of the Himalayas has risen to 27, with 70 more still missing, Nepalese authorities say.

In 2014, U.S. Budget Deficit Falls To Pre-Recession Level

In 2014, U.S. Budget Deficit Falls To Pre-Recession LevelAs tax revenues increased and spending cuts took effect, the 2014 budget deficit dropped to the lowest level in six years.