US Marshall shoots defendant in federal court

US marshal shoots defendant in federal court

Authorities say a U.S. marshal shot and critically wounded a defendant in a federal courthouse who rushed a witness stand with a pen at his trial in Salt Lake City.…
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Baseball Primer (4/21)

Howland (9-1) is set to meet Ursuline tomorrow in what should be a must-see contest for baseball fans around the area. …
Security tight at Boston Marathon

After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security

One year after a pair of homemade pressure-cooker bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others, turning a day of athletic triumph into one of tragedy, the Boston Marathon returns to the streets on Monday. For the 118th edition of the world's oldest annual marathon, security along the course will be tighter than ever.…
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Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

Some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom. …
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Blood donations go above the goal

An effort to replenish blood bank supplies after a mass stabbing at a western Pennsylvania high school is far exceeding its target.…