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Scott Malone

Scott Malone

    State of emergency declared ahead of ruling on Ferguson shooting
    State of emergency declared ahead of ruling on Ferguson shooting
    Missouri's governor declared a state of emergency on Monday and authorised the state's National Guard to support police in case of violence after a...
    Obama appeals for calm as more arrests made in Ferguson
    Obama appeals for calm as more arrests made in Ferguson
    Police came under "heavy gunfire" and 31 people were arrested during racially charged protests in Ferguson, Missouri authorities said on...
    Accused Boston Marathon bomber could face execution
    Accused Boston Marathon bomber could face execution
    Tsarnaev was indicted by a federal grand jury on Thursday on charges of killing four people in the largest mass-casualty attack in the...
    Trial of James 'Whitey' Bulger begins
    Trial of James 'Whitey' Bulger begins
    The long-awaited trial of accused Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger, who evaded an FBI hunt for 16 years before his arrest...
    Boston bombing suspect served charges in hospital bed
    Boston bombing suspect served charges in hospital bed
    But details of the charges were sealed, a US court official said on Monday.
    Official identifies alleged Boston bombers
    Official identifies alleged Boston bombers
    Police were searching for the man in the Boston suburb of Watertown. They said they were looking for the bombing suspect who was photographed wearing a white hat...
    MIT shooting, Boston bombings link remains unclear
    MIT shooting, Boston bombings link remains unclear
    Neighbours reported hearing several gunshots and explosions in Watertown on Thursday, a neighbouring suburb to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)...
    Two dead, many injured in Boston Marathon blasts
    Two dead, many injured in Boston Marathon blasts
    Two people were killed and 23 others injured after two explosions struck the Boston Marathon as runners crossed the finish line on Monday, Boston...
    Hurricane Isaac drenches US Gulf Coast, test for New Orleans
    Hurricane Isaac drenches US Gulf Coast, test for New Orleans
    The lumbering Category 1 hurricane was lashing...
    Cheruiyot smashes Boston Marathon record
    Cheruiyot smashes Boston Marathon record
    Kenya's Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot smashed the course record to win the Boston Marathon men's race on Monday, while Ethiopia's Teyba Erkesso captured...
    US Senator Edward Kennedy dies aged 77
    US Senator Edward Kennedy dies aged 77
    US Senator Edward Kennedy, a towering figure in the Democratic Party who took the helm of one of America's most fabled political families after two...
    Offshore wind could be next wave for United States
    Offshore wind could be next wave for United States
    The Cape Cod resort area, famous for sandy beaches and centuries-old fishing villages, could in the next few years claim a new title of home to the...