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  1. 2 Ohio men falsely convicted now free


    2 Ohio men falsely convicted now free

    Two Ohio men imprisoned for nearly four decades walked free on Friday after being exonerated in a 1975 murder because the key witness against them — a then-13-year-old boy — recanted his testimony. Earlier a Cuyahoga County Common Pleas judge dismissed the cases …

    San Francisco Window washer falls onto moving car Police officers look over the scene where a window washer fell 11 stories onto a moving car on Friday. The man, whose name and age were not immediately available, was taken to a hospital with critical injuries. He was moving equipment on the roof of a bank building in the financial district and not on a platform when he fell, police said.
  2. Self-described pickup artist denied entry to Britain


    LONDON — This week, Julien Blanc became possibly the first man denied a visa on grounds of sexism.

  3. Police officer accidentally kills unarmed man in Brooklyn, police say


    NEW YORK — A rookie New York City police officer shot and killed an unarmed 28-year-old man in a darkened stairwell in Brooklyn, police said Friday.

  4. House panel backs CIA and military in Benghazi attack



    House panel backs CIA and military in Benghazi attack

  5. In secret, Obama extends U.S. role in Afghan combat


    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama signed a secret order in recent weeks authorizing a more expansive mission for the military in Afghanistan in 2015 than originally planned, the New York Times reported Friday, citing unnamed U.S. officials.