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Senate OKs Keystone XL Pipeline, Setting Up Fight With Obama

Senate OKs Keystone XL Pipeline, Setting Up Fight With ObamaThe Senate in a bipartisan 62-to-36 vote approved Thursday the Keystone XL pipeline project, setting up a faceoff with the White House, which has threatened a presidential veto.

Study Finds Court Fees Also Punish The Families Of Those Who Owe

Study Finds Court Fees Also Punish The Families Of Those Who OweA new report on the growth of court fines and fees that are charged to often-impoverished offenders is focusing on another group that pays: their families.

Car Safety Improves: Study Lists Those With Most, And Least, Driver Deaths

Car Safety Improves: Study Lists Those With Most, And Least, Driver DeathsA record nine car models recorded driver death rates of zero, in a periodic study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

Arrested For Resisting Arrest — Yes, It’s Possible

Arrested For Resisting Arrest — Yes, It’s PossibleThe case raises the question: How can you be arrested for resisting arrest? Isn't that like being fired for refusing to be fired?

Obama’s Budget Would Undo Broad, Automatic Cuts Made In 2013

Obama’s Budget Would Undo Broad, Automatic Cuts Made In 2013When President Obama meets with House Democrats tonight during their retreat in Philadelphia, officials say he'll lay out the details of his budget proposal, which will include reversal of large cuts to federal spending instituted in 2013.

Supreme Court Tells Oklahoma To Put Off Executions, Citing Drug Dispute

Supreme Court Tells Oklahoma To Put Off Executions, Citing Drug DisputeThe execution of three inmates has been put on hold, as the Supreme Court intervenes in a case that involves the controversy over the drugs states use to put people to death.

Ad Fumble: GoDaddy Pulls Super Bowl Puppy Commercial Amid Outrage

Ad Fumble: GoDaddy Pulls Super Bowl Puppy Commercial Amid OutrageThe Web hosting company GoDaddy has pulled its latest Super Bowl ad, which featured a lost puppy, following a social media backlash.

Number Of Exonerations Last Year Reached New High, Report Finds

Number Of Exonerations Last Year Reached New High, Report FindsA record 125 people were exonerated last year in the U.S. after being falsely convicted of crimes, according to a new report. The number surpasses the previous record of 91 set in 2013.

Officers Ask Map App To Remove Police-Tracking

Officers Ask Map App To Remove Police-TrackingWaze, the popular navigation app boasting more than 50 million users worldwide, has a new critic: police officers.

Mexico Officially Declares 43 Missing Students Dead

Mexico Officially Declares 43 Missing Students DeadMexico's attorney general made it official last night: The 43 college students who went missing last fall are dead.