After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
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The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while organizers sought to assure the city and runners of a safe race next week.
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Workers bustle at an oil and gas drilling site near Mead, Colo., a town of about 3,800 people north of Denver.
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- Defend 'Obamacare' unabashedly, some Democrats say
With enrollments higher than expected, and costs lower, some Democrats say it's time to stop hiding from the president's health care overhaul, even in this year's toughest Senate elections.Today 5:13 am - US-World politics
- Little government response to bombing a year later
A year after homemade bombs ripped through the Boston Marathon, state and federal officials have enacted virtually no policy changes in response to the attack, a dramatic departure from previous acts of terrorism that prompted waves of government action.Today 5:11 am - U.S.
- Oklahoma gay-marriage case before US appeals court
Lawyers for two Oklahoma women and the county clerk who would not give them a marriage license go before a federal appeals court with a familiar question for the judges: Did the state's voters single out gay people for unfair treatment when they defined marriage as a union between one man and one woman?Today 4:39 am - U.S.
- Holder seeks active-shooter training fundsWednesday - U.S.
- Media group names award after AP’s NiedringhausWednesday - U.S.
- At Boston Marathon, a chance to finally finishWednesday - U.S.
- Obama seeks inmates worthy of commutation powerWednesday - U.S.
- A year after background check defeat, modest goalsWednesday - U.S.
- Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?Wednesday - U.S.
- 2 ships collide, cargo ship grounded in VirginiaWednesday - U.S.
- Classes to resume at Pennsylvania stabbing schoolWednesday - U.S.
- New York police disband unit that spied on MuslimsWednesday - U.S.
- Former Army sergeant to receive Medal of HonorWednesday - U.S.
- Man accused of abusing 2 girls in ’Maidens Group’Wednesday - U.S.
- Ex-radiology tech filed false mammogram resultsWednesday - U.S.
- Many questions about mom accused in infant deathsWednesday - U.S.
- Budget cuts trim F-35 purchaseWednesday - U.S.
- 1st female officers lead Army unitsWednesday - U.S.