Baltimore police corruption trial: More closing arguments

BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal prosecutors and lawyers for one of two Baltimore detectives fighting racketeering and robbery charges have made their closing arguments as a trial winds down in one of the worst U.S. police corruption scandals in recent memory.


  • Written by By DAVID McFADDEN , Associated Press

Putin, 7 rivals register for Russia's presidential race


MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's election officials have registered eight candidates for the March 18 presidential election, including President Vladimir Putin.

  • Written by By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV , Associated Press

Liberal outrage as Dems ignore 'dreamers' in budget deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — On the eve of another shutdown deadline, immigration activists joined liberal leaders Wednesday in threatening political retribution against congressional Democrats who ignore young immigrants in a massive spending deal.

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  • Written by By STEVE PEOPLES and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press