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NFL Quarterback Roethlisberger Denies Sexual Assaulting Las

A 31-year-old woman from Nevada filed a civil lawsuit alleging the Super Bowl winning quarterback raped her.

New Military Drone Passes Vertical Takeoff Test

Aurora Flight Sciences' Excalibur drone rises straight up like a helicopter, but will then cruise at 460 mph to dispatch bad guys.

Last of Three Escaped Indiana Convicts Caught

The last of three Indiana State Prison escaped convicts still on the lam has been captured in Indianapolis after 11 days on the run.

Mourners, Stars Bid Cronkite Farewell at Funeral

Mourners gathered Thursday to bid farewell to legendary 'Evening News' anchor Walter Cronkite at his star-studded New York City funeral.

GOP Raises 'Red' FlagOn Health Care Cost

While Obama declares he won't sign health care reform that increases the deficit, a Republican analysis projects years of red ink

GOP: 'ACORN Is a Shell Game'

Report by House Republicans alleges widespread corruption by advocacy group, urges criminal probe• N.J. Mayors, Rabbis Busted in Huge Corruption Sting

UK Church Unveils Liturgy for Families 'Living in Sin'

The Church of England unveils a two-in-one wedding and baptism liturgy today as it seeks to make peace with families “living in sin.”

U.S. Envoy: Pakistan's Swat Valley a Top Priority

President Obama's special envoy to Pakistan said Thursday that securing hard-fought gains in the Swat Valley and ensuring the safe return of refugees uprooted by the government's anti-Taliban campaign should be Islamabad's top priority.

Man Loses Tongue in Acid 'Honor Attack' by Woman's Family

A young Muslim woman has been warned by police that her life is in danger after a male friend lost his tongue in an alleged assault using acid in an apparent 'honor attack.'

Mayors, Rabbis Allegedly Trafficked Knock-Off Gucci Bags

Some of the more than four dozen politicians and rabbis caught Thursday in a sweeping corruption sting trafficked items like fake Gucci bags as well as laundering thousands in cash, federal authorities said.