Anthony Kuck

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George Zimmerman's wife pleads guilty to perjury

The wife of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer acquitted in the killing of Trayvon Martin, has been sentenced to one year probation and 100 hours of community service after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor perjury charge for lying at her husband's bond hearing.<p>Shellie Zimmerman, in …

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Death sentence in Fort Hood case

A military jury on Wednesday sentenced Maj. Nidal Hasan to death for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, handing the Army psychiatrist the ultimate punishment after a trial in which he seemed to be courting martyrdom by making almost no effort to defend himself.<p>The rare military death sentence …

Obama: U.S. Has 'Concluded' Assad Used Chemical Weapons In Syria

In an interview with PBS NewsHour on Wednesday, President Obama said the U.S. had "concluded" that the regime of Bashar Assad used chemical weapons during an attack last week near Damascus that reportedly left hundreds dead and potentially thousands more injured.<p>"We have looked at all the evidence, …

US drug agency surveillance unit to be investigated by Department of Justice

The US Department of Justice has launched an investigation into revelations that the Drug Enforcement Agency uses surveillance tactics – including wiretapping and massive databases of telephone records – to arrest Americans, amid growing concerns from lawyers and civil rights groups over its lack …

US senators call for Egypt dialogue

On trip to Cairo, two senior lawmakers urge timetable for elections and ask Morsi's supporters to renounce violence.<p>Two US senators have met Egypt's army chief and urged the country's divided political factions to renounce violence and agree to a national dialogue.<p>Lindsey Graham and John McCain, …

Yemen on 'high alert' over warning of imminent al-Qaida attack

Yemeni security forces remained on high alert on Tuesday night amid fears of an imminent attack by al-Qaida in the capital, Sana'a, after the US and Britain withdrew all embassy staff and again urged their citizens to leave the country. The US state department later described a "specific and …

Why Americans All Believe They Are 'Middle Class'

A taxonomy of how we talk about class and wealth in the United States today<p>Last week, President Obama went on the road promoting an economic agenda for the middle class. As expected, John Boehner and other Republicans fired back by charging Obama with “squeezing the middle class.” It’s not even an …

Strange details emerge from Craig Ehlo's arrest

The former NBA guard reportedly set a pile of clothes on fire in his garage before being restrained by two family members.<p>Craig Ehlo was arrested and charged with a felony count of first-degree reckless burning and a separate charge of domestic violence early Thursday morning at his home in Spokane …

Riley Cooper still earning Eagles' teammates trust after slur

PHILADELPHIA — Receiver Riley Cooper spent much of Thursday's practice standing alone, isolated from teammates when he wasn't participating in first-team repetitions. He has learned acceptance won't come easily from everyone in the Philadelphia Eagles' locker room — starting with Cary …

Sources: A-Rod, MLB far apart

Negotiations between Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball are apparently stuck on Rodriguez's desire to make sure he can cash in on at least some …

Rory McIlroy fires back at Nick Faldo

GULLANE, Scotland -- An irritated Rory McIlroy took issue with comments Nick Faldo made this week, saying the three-time Open champion should "know …

Rob Gronkowski Refuses to Discuss Aaron Hernandez During CBS Interview

Rob Gronkowski is usually a very outspoken person, but when it comes to the situation involving Aaron Hernandez, he's not talking.<p>In an interview with Don Dahler and <i>CBS This Morning</i>, per NFL.com's Gregg Rosenthal, the sometimes-criticized New England Patriots tight end, who has been promoting his …

Quad-Copter Camera Flies Over Niagara Falls, Captures Breathtaking Views

Niagara Falls is (or rather are) a sight to behold, and while capturing the falls from a boat or one of the overlooks is impressive enough, why not …

Photos of New York City Inside the Grand Canyon Contrast Emptiness and Density

At the end of 2012, Swiss photographer Gus Petro took a trip to the United States, and was met with a sharp dichotomy. When he visited New York City, …

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Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Others Call for More NSA Transparency

Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft are part of a broad alliance of technology companies and civil liberties groups that will tomorrow demand …

Study: Unattractive People Are Targets For Cruelty At Work

Your workplace probably differs from the social scene of a typical high school in significant ways, and most would agree that’s a good thing. But a recent study reveals that when it comes to how attractive and unattractive people are treated, your office and your high school aren’t so far …

Jay-Z Talks J. Cole, Roc Nation Sports & Politics with BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe (Part 3)

Another day, another portion of Jay-Z’s BBC Radio 1 interview, and another batch of topics to discuss. In part three of his sit-down with Zane Lowe, …