Suspect in D.C. quadruple homicide fires attorneys

Daron Wint, the man suspected of killing a D.C. family and their housekeeper, has fired his defense team and will be represented instead by public defenders. His former defense lawyer says they had "a difference of opinion."

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Fireworks-filled van explodes on California freeway

San Bernardino County firefighters found the van entirely engulfed in flames and the popping sound of fireworks going off.

Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station

Iran took a hard line Thursday rejecting two of the biggest demands of world powers in a final nuclear accord,

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‘Capitol Fourth’ brings star-studded show to National Mall

KC & The Sunshine Band says it’s ready to play alongside Barry Manilow and Alabama.

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Yellowstone loses radio frequencies to track wildlife

Researchers at Yellowstone National Park have lost their license for a set of radio frequencies used to track more than 100 radio-collared wolves and elk.

Homeland Security issues phishing alert; How to protect yourself

DHS issued a new alert about targeted phishing attacks against federal employees and retirees.

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