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Suspected gangster arrested outside ex-PM Blair's house

UK - Officials are reporting a suspected Albanian gangster was arrested outside ex-British Prime Minister Tony Blair's home, carrying a loaded, silenced pistol.

Attorney General says agencies working together

BOSSIER CITY - Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says law enforcement agencies in the state are doing a better job working together. Caldwell says turf wars among agencies were preventing them for sharing information. He says for the first time i

Congress to hear football playoff bill

Federal legislation that could lead to a college football playoff tournament will move a step closer to reality on Wednesday in a hearing before a subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Tiger Woods dropped by Gatorade, will Tiger drop the US?

Gatorade has formally announced plans to drop their Tiger Woods Focus campaign.

Family Dog Survives 98 Days on Deserted N.J. Island

After 98 days spent on an uninhabited New Jersey island, a family's beagle is back home.

University Considers Discrimination-Based Ed Program

A branch of the University of Minnesota may require all education students at the school to be well-versed in issues like "white privilege," "institutional racism” and the "myth of meritocracy in the United States."

Petraeus Predicts 'Slow'Progress in Afghanistan

Top U.S. general tells Congress that success of Afghan war strategy will be slower than 2007 Iraq surge | VIDEO

Airport Screening Secrets Posted Online

Who gets scrutinized in line? The answer to that question and others were mistakenly posted online in a TSA guide

President Obama unveils jobs plan, no price tag

NEW YORK - Bryant Gumbel is being treated for lung cancer, the former Former Today show anchor revealed on Live! With Regis & Kelly Tuesday morning.

Bryant Gumbel has lung cancer

NEW YORK - Bryant Gumbel is being treated for lung cancer, the former Former Today show anchor revealed on Live! With Regis & Kelly Tuesday morning.