Duchess Wendy Azure

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First Phase Of Jury Selection In Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Trial Ends

Jurors for the trial against the accused Boston Marathon bomber will be selected from 1,200 people. BuzzFeed News reporter Mike Hayes is at the courthouse.<p>BOSTON — The trial of United States v. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is officially in recess until next week.<p>Over the past three days, about 1200 citizens …

New AFN chief and Harper meet for first time, little consensus reached

Little consensus was reached when Prime Minister Stephen Harper met for the first time with the new National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations.<p>But Perry Bellegarde, who was elected in November to lead Canada's largest indigenous group, says an ongoing dialogue between the government and First …

Ford recalls SUVs because drivers are accidentally turning them off

Ford is recalling about 13,500 2015 Lincoln MKC because drivers are shutting the vehicle off by mistake.<p>Drivers are mistakenly touching the crossover SUV's push-button ignition button while the car is driving, Ford found.<p>The MKC has buttons to put the car in different gears, rather than a …

Activists question Pakistan's planned military courts

<b>Pakistan's plan to set up military courts to try terror suspects is prompting concerns about civil liberties in the aftermath of the Peshawar school massacre.</b><p>Leading human rights campaigners and intellectuals have questioned the safety of such a process, saying it represents a failure of civilian …

Peter Greste lodges formal request to be deported from Egypt

Imprisoned journalist still may be kept waiting as Egypt’s presidential power to deport foreign prisoners is being tested for the first time<p>Journalist Peter Greste has formally lodged paperwork with the Egyptian government, seeking his deportation from the country where he has been imprisoned for …

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Ex-Va. governor McDonnell to be sentenced today

RICHMOND, Va. — Former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell, who asked a judge Tuesday for mercy for his wife and himself, was sentenced to two years in federal prison for public corruption.<p>McDonnell was convicted Sept. 4 of trading access to the power of the governor's office for more than $165,000 in …

Police officer dies after woman sets off suicide bomb in Istanbul

A woman wearing a face veil carried out a suicide bombing near one of Istanbul's most famous tourist sites Tuesday, killing one police officer and wounding another.<p>The bombing took place in a police station near the famed Blue Mosque and Hagia Sofia museum in Istanbul's Sultanahmet tourist area, …

2 NYPD officers shot, wounded by Bronx armed robbery suspect

Two suspects in an armed holdup followed by a wild shootout that left a pair of plainclothes police officers wounded were arrested Tuesday after an intense manhunt.<p>Security video showed one of the men, Jason Polanco, blasting away at the officers with a powerful .44 Magnum pistol as they pursued …

'Dragon Age: Inquisition' Is Beautifully Boring

Dragon Age is not a game that makes sense. For one thing, there are dragons. How do they even fly? Ridiculous. But okay, fine, I’ll go with it. There’s also a hilarious contradiction at the game’s very core: that you, as the main character, are the inquisitor, leader of a sizable military force, …

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