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Bond set for Ga. principal arrested in sex sting
Bond was been set at $50,000 on Tuesday for a suspended Douglas County elementary school principal who was arrested in an undercover child sex sting.
Gold rush bonanza: Calif. coin discovery spurs rush of theories
Word last week that a Northern California couple found $10 million in gold coins while walking their dog has set off a Gold Rush of theories over who left behind all that loot.
Obama’s budget: Election-year themes to rally Dems
President Barack Obama’s election-year budget seeks to rally fellow Democrats with new help for the working poor and fresh money for road-building, education and research. It also pulls back from controversial cuts to Social Security that had been designed to lure Republicans to the bargaining table.
Lawyer seeks delay in loud-music case sentencing
Attorneys are seeking to delay the sentence for a man convicted of attempted murder until after he’s tried again.
Arkansas compromise Medicaid expansion stays alive
Arkansas’ first-in-the-nation plan that uses Medicaid funds to buy private insurance for the poor survived an effort to defund it Tuesday, as lawmakers gave final approval to continue a program that has extended health coverage to nearly 94,000 people.
Prosecutor in Army sex case wanted charges dropped
About a month before a U.S. Army general's trial on sexual assault charges, the lead prosecutor broke down in tears, appearing drunk and suicidal as he told a superior he didn't think the closely watched case should go forward, according to testimony Tuesday.
Woman killed, 7 hurt in N.J. blast after gas leak
A gas leak and subsequent explosion destroyed at least 10 houses and damaged dozens of others at a suburban town house development Tuesday, killing a woman and injuring seven workers, authorities said.
McDaniel announces for Superior Court Judge
Brian McDaniel officially qualified for election to the Superior Court of the Southern Circuit.
Planetarium weighs ‘The Future of the Planets’
What does the future hold for the planets of our solar system, and for those around other stars?
Today in History for Wednesday, March 5, 2014
In 1770, the Boston Massacre took place as British soldiers who’d been taunted by a crowd of colonists opened fire, killing five people.
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