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July 1st, 2013
10:59 AM ET

Three in custody in Massachusetts death

Two other men are in custody with Hernandez in connection with the death of Odin Lloyd. Susan Candiotti reports.

RELATED STORY: 2 others now in custody with Hernandez in connection with Massachusetts slaying


Filed under: Aaron Hernandez • Massachusetts • Susan Candiotti
July 1st, 2013
10:55 AM ET

Top U.S. general under investigation

Retired Marine Gen. James Cartwright is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified computer virus information.

RELATED STORY: Source: Justice Department investigates ex-vice chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff


Filed under: Intelligence • James Cartwright
July 1st, 2013
10:51 AM ET

Historic heat an attraction in desert?

Record heat waves are expected to hit Western states where temperatures have some flights grounded.

RELATED STORY: The heat is on in southwestern U.S. - enough to melt sneakers


Filed under: Air travel • Heat
July 1st, 2013
10:46 AM ET

Deal offered for Snowden's return

Edward Snowden's father has outlined conditions in a letter that was sent to the Attorney General for his son's return.

RELATED STORY: U.S. asks Ecuador to reject any asylum request from Edward Snowden


Filed under: Edward Snowden • NSA leaks
July 1st, 2013
10:41 AM ET

Davis: Gov. Perry has demeaned his office

Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis, who rose to national fame this week after her 13-hour filibuster in the state legislature, said she was not angry with the deeply personal criticism leveled against her by Republican Gov. Rick Perry, but said his comments were “symptomatic” of his perspective on women’s issues.

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Filed under: abortion • Texas • Wendy Davis
July 1st, 2013
10:34 AM ET

California lifts same-sex marriage ban

A federal appeals court has lifted its ban on same-sex marriages in California, effective immediately.

RELATED STORY: High court lets same-sex marriages in California continue


Filed under: California • Kamala Harris • Same-sex marriage