VIDEO: Freeze leaves Florida Panhandle with dead trees

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — From airports to hotels to schools and churches, non-native palm and fruit trees are a popular and costly part of landscaping throughout Florida's Panhandle. Now 16 April 2014 [12:15 PM]

VIDEO: Booming North Dakota oil trade also attracts drugs

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UPDATE: Utah mom admitted to killing her six babies, police say

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a Utah woman accused of killing six babies that she gave birth to over 10 years told investigators that she either strangled or suffocated the children a 14 April 2014 [12:35 PM]

VIDEO: California's ancient redwoods are under attack

California forest managers are trying to stop chainsaw-wielding poachers who are targeting ancient redwood trees in national and state parks. The thieves are cutting off the trees' burls - k 14 April 2014 [11:27 AM]

Obama, Republicans compete for support among women

WASHINGTON (AP) — After months on the defensive over his health law, a more combative President Barack Obama has emerged to fight about gender politics, leading to an election-year com 13 April 2014 [04:12 PM]

Legal minds eye quality control for convictions

NEW YORK (AP) — Hospitals have staff conferences to examine why patients died. Airline pilots have a system for voluntarily submitting information on safety concerns. Yet the life-and- 13 April 2014 [04:02 PM]

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Almost five years ago, John Tweedell stood inside the National Mall and looked out at a sea of fellow citizens marching on Washington, D.C., to protest the federal government. They were there to protest taxes, losses of freedoms and to…

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