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BART settles civil rights suit related to Grant killing for $175,000

A California transit authority has agreed to pay damages to five men who were detained with Oscar Grant, the victim of a high-profile fatal police shooting in 2009.

Obama to make Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks a national monument

Half a million acres will be protected Wednesday when President Barack Obama establishes the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument.

Cop, paramedic, scoutmaster among arrests in child porn bust

They are people children are supposed to trust: A New York Police Department officer, a Fire Department of New York paramedic, a rabbi and a scoutmaster were among more than 70 people arrested in a major child porn bust, a U.S.

App lets you customize sneakers with Instagram pics

In case your social feeds aren't enough of a platform, you can now take a selfie and print it -- on your sneakers.

2018 Super Bowl to be played in Minnesota

The 2018 Super Bowl will be played in Minneapolis, the National Football League announced Tuesday.

Marine dead after falling from plane during training exercise

A Marine who fell from an aircraft during a training exercise was found dead late Tuesday afternoon, the Marines reported.

New Orleans loses 2018 Super Bowl bid

NFL officials at the annual league owners meeting Tuesday announced Minneapolis, home of the Minnesota Vikings, will host the Super Bowl in 2018.

'The Shield' actor Michael Jace charged in wife's shooting death

Michael Jace, who played a Los Angeles cop in TV's "The Shield," has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his wife, police said Tuesday.

Chipotle: Guns not welcome here

Bring your appetite... but not your guns.

General Motors recalls yet another 2.4 million cars

General Motors' recall headache continues to grow. The automaker recalled another 2.4 million U.S. cars and trucks Tuesday, including 1.3 million popular late-model crossover vehicles, and 1.1 million older cars.