The Latest: Al-Jazeera criticizes Egyptian court verdict
CAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:
Survivor's husband recounts story before gunfire erupted
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The chamber of commerce official who was answering questions about her community on live TV when gunfire erupted said she never saw the gunman walk up to the group.
Sheriff's deputy fatally shot in Houston while pumping gas
HOUSTON (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in uniform was shot and killed Friday night while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station, according to authorities.
Residents across Gulf remember Katrina's might, recovery
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With prayer and the somber ringing of church bells and the uplifting sounds of brass bands and music, residents across Mississippi and Louisiana Saturday will pay homage to those who died in Hurricane Katrina, thank those who came to rebuild and celebrate how far the region has cme from that devastating day when the hurricane struck.
Donald Trump speaks at $100-per-person event near Boston
NORWOOD, Mass. (AP) — Donald Trump held a $100-per-person campaign event — which he repeatedly insisted wasn't a fundraiser — outside of Boston on Friday evening as he backpedaled on his previous pledge not to accept contributions for his campaign.
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
BEIRUT (AP) — To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism.
Calm on Wall Street: A turbulent week ends on a placid note
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Former student at elite prep school convicted of sex charges
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared of rape but convicted Friday of lesser sex offenses against a 15-year-old freshman girl in a case that exposed a tradition in which seniors competed to see how many younger students they could have sex with.
White supremacist takes stand in Jewish site shootings
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people.
Carter's cancer rekindles memories of 1980 Olympic boycott
ATLANTA (AP) — Thirty-five years after his hopes for a gold medal were dashed by Jimmy Carter's boycott of the Moscow Olympics, Craig Beardsley is at peace.
A humorous slant on the top news of the day, Jon Stewart reports on the foibles and fumbles of the real world watch