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Michael Brown’s Family To File Wrongful Death Suit

Posted On March 05, 2015

(Ferguson, MO) -- The attorneys for the family of Michael Brown say they are planning to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Ferguson, Missouri. They announced the plan for a civil case today following the release of a Justice Department report that found no evidence to charge former police officer Darren Wilson…

Lawmakers Flee Before Snowstorm Hits; Fed Offices Closed

Posted On March 05, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- Nothing motivates lawmakers like the threat of a snowstorm. Congressional leaders called a halt to the week's work late yesterday and headed for the exits. Federal offices are closed with a forecast of several inches of snow today. Government employees involved in public safety and national security remain on the job. President…

Verdict In Jodi Arias Trial To Be Read Soon

Posted On March 05, 2015

(Phoenix, AZ) -- A verdict in the Jodi Arias sentencing retrial taking place in Phoenix, Arizona is expected to be announced at 11:30 a.m. Eastern time. Jurors have been deliberating for days on whether Arias should get life in prison or the death penalty for the murder of her ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander in 2008. The…

Thousands Of Flights Across U.S. Cancelled Due To Latest Winter Storm

Posted On March 05, 2015

(Undated) -- Thousands of passengers are stuck at airports thanks to another round of miserable winter weather. So far, airlines have cancelled nearly three-thousand flights. The severe weather has some places from South Carolina to Pennsylvania, including Washington, DC, declaring snow emergencies. In the nation's capital, federal offices are closed with a forecast of several…

Women Charged $100 For Getting Uber Car Wet

Posted On March 05, 2015

(Los Angeles, CA) -- A Southern California woman is protesting a 100-dollar fee from an Uber driver for getting the back seat wet on a rainy day. The woman took a seven-dollar ride on the ride share service only to later find she had been charged a cleaning fee. The fee exists to protect drivers…