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High court tosses $3.4M award to child porn victim

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment.…
A man takes a photograph of fireworks during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

NBC: Olympics show wide second-screen use

Slightly more than half of the people who watched the Sochi Olympics on NBC also used a computer, tablet or smartphone to get information about the games while the TV was on.…
Buddhists monks walk after their pray for the safe return of people believed to be trapped in the sunken Sewol ferry at a port in Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

SKorea ferry toll hits 156 as search gets tougher

As the 156th body was pulled from waters where the ferry Sewol sank a week ago, relatives of the nearly 150 still missing pressed the government Wednesday to finish the grim task of recovery soon.…
In this map provided on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, by the Joint Agency Coordination Centre, details are presented in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean. (AP Photo/Joint Agency Coordination Centre)

Material on Australian shore examined in jet hunt

Unidentified material that washed ashore in southwestern Australia and is being examined for any link to the lost Malaysian plane is unlikely to have come from the jet, an official said Wednesday.…
Hawaiian Airlines Flight 45 arrives from San Jose, Calif., in Kahului Airport in Kahului, Hawaii, on Monday, April 21, 2014.(AP Photo/Oskar Garcia)

Airport security vulnerabilities not uncommon

For all the tens of billions of dollars that the nation has spent on screening passengers and their bags, few airports made a comparable investment to secure the airplanes themselves.…
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Man reels in huge shark from shore

Joey Polk of Milton, Fla. reeled in a huge 805 pound mako shark last week with his cousins, and was able to document the tremendous haul.…
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Man who avoided prison for 13 years seeks release

A St. Louis man who avoided prison because of a clerical error and led a law-abiding life for more than a decade before he was locked up last year is asking a Missouri judge to set him free.…
Emergency medical officials say two Mustang elementary students and one adult were hospitalized after an accident during an event marking the Oklahoma land run anniversary. (Courtesy: KFOR)

2 Mustang students injured in land run accident

Emergency medical officials say two Mustang elementary students and one adult were hospitalized after an accident during an event marking the Oklahoma land run anniversary.…
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Arizona court rules on DUI law for marijuana users

The presence of non-impairing marijuana compounds in a person's body isn't a justification for authorities to prosecute under Arizona's driving under the influence laws, the state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in the latest opinion on an issue that several states have grappled with across the nation.…