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Blackwater created shell companies to fool government, public

Blackwater created shell companies to fool government, public

The security company Blackwater Worldwide formed a network of 30 shell companies and subsidiaries to try to get millions of dollars in government business after the company faced strong criticism…

Earthquake shakes up the left coast

A powerful offshore earthquake rattled communities in far northern California, cutting power to thousands of customers, causing minor damage to homes and businesses and forcing many people to seek treatment…

St. Louis shooter just ‘unhappy at work’

The man widely identified as the gunman in a fatal shooting spree at a St. Louis industrial plant was described as an amicable family man and good neighbor, who would…

Justice Ginsburg hospitalized

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the 76-year-old Supreme Court justice who underwent pancreatic cancer surgery earlier this year, fell ill at work after a treatment for anemia and was hospitalized overnight. Ginsburg was…

Terror suspects arrested for false statements

The FBI arrested a 24-year-old Colorado man on charges of making false statements to federal agents in an ongoing terror investigation, and supporting documents contend the man admitted receiving weapons…

Milwaukee mayor wounded by attacker

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett was hospitalized with head and hand injuries on Sunday…

Large real estate lender fails

Real estate lender Colonial BancGroup Inc. has been shut down by federal officials in the biggest…