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FBI: Man Wanted for 23 Bank Robberies Caught

The FBI says a bank robber known as the "Limping Bandit" has been arrested after robbing 23 banks across the Southeast.

Gingrich: U.S. on 'Edge of Catastrophe'

Ex-House speaker says government leaders are not adequately protecting the country, risking security

Mother, Children Rescued From Burning SUV

The 32-year-old woman from Tennessee was driving the SUV when it hit a tree and burst into flames, police said.

'Burn Notice' Star Arrested, Suspected of DUI

The arrest report says an officer pulled Donovan over on July 12 after noticing that he swerved his car to avoid hitting the police car from behind.

7 Shot, 3 Killed Near New Jersey Park

Essex County Prosecutor's Office spokesman Paul Loriquet says five people — three men and two women — were shot near Newark's Weequahic Park around 1:30 Monday afternoon.

Ex-Follower: Evangelist Asked, 'Think I'm a Dirty Old Man?'

A former follower of evangelist Tony Alamo told federal jurors at his sex-crimes trial Monday that the preacher lashed out at her when she grimaced at the sight of a 9-year-old girl rubbing his thighs.

Could the Bailout Bury Us?

What started as a $700 billion bailout designed to ease the financial crisis could reach a whopping $23.7 trillion

GIs Under 'House Arrest'?

Defense officials reject 'grandstanding' claim that troops are living in 'prison-like bases' since leaving Iraqi cities

Shuttle Astronauts Mark Moon Landing With Spacewalk

The astronauts aboard the shuttle-station complex celebrate 40th anniversary of man's first moon landing with their own spacewalk.