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Breyer took part in case despite wife’s stock ownership

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer had a conflict of interest under federal law when he heard arguments in a case this week despite his wife's ownership of stock in a company involved in the dispute.

‘Affluenza’ DUI case: Never-before-seen deposition tapes

Never-before-seen deposition tapes reveal new details of how Texas teen Ethan Couch and his parents viewed his privileged upbringing that became the core of his defense in the so-called “Affluenza” DUI case.

With letter, Biden aide urges Dems not to count him out yet

Just as Democrats were starting to count him out, Joe Biden sent a clear signal through his political team that not only might he enter the presidential race soon, he has a strategy prepared that he thinks could win.

Nevada shuts down fantasy sports sites

DraftKings and FanDuel have exited Nevada after regulators ordered the daily fantasy sports sites to get a gambling license or shut down

Hacker arrested in alleged ISIS effort to kill Americans

A hacker in Malaysia is under arrest and awaiting extradition to the United States, accused of colluding in a conspiracy to intimidate and kill U.S. military personnel.

3rd baby in 3 months dies after being tossed from NY window

Police in New York say it's the third time it's happened in the city in the past three months.

Hastert attorney says former speaker intends to plead guilty

An attorney for Dennis Hastert has told a federal judge that the former House speaker intends to plead guilty in a federal hush-money case.

Government: No benefit rise for Social Security next year

The government says there will be no benefit increase next year for millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees.

Police: Brothers beaten in church to confess their sins

Investigators say the fatal beating of a young man and the savage attack on his younger brother at an upstate New York church was intended to get them to confess their sins.

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