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NYC developer makes changes in 'poor door' design

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

A plan for a luxury skyscraper with a so-called "poor door" is changing to extend more of a welcome to residents of its cluster of affordable apartments, officials and the developers said Friday.

Constitution sets sail for last time for 3 years

|Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

The world's oldest commissioned warship still afloat has set its sails for the last time before it heads to dry dock for a three-year repair project.

Ex-FBI director: Grateful for support after crash

|Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh said Friday he was grateful for the care and support he has received since he was injured this week in a Vermont car crash.

Leader of Bakken drug ring gets 20 years prison

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

A federal judge sentenced the leader of an interstate drug ring to 20 years in prison Friday for his role in a major trafficking operation that stretched from western Washington to the Bakken oil fields of the Northern Plains.

Probation for ex-cop who killed elk named Big Boy

|Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

A former Boulder police officer convicted of killing a treasured bull elk in an upscale neighborhood was sentenced Friday to four years of probation.

3rd tourist cited for flying drone in Yellowstone

|Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

For the third time this summer, Yellowstone National Park rangers have cited a tourist for illegally flying a drone in the park.

Daughter: Joan Rivers is in 'serious condition

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Joan Rivers remained in serious condition in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.

Chief in $800M fraud gets 20 years prison

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

The man who masterminded an $800 million insurance scam that fleeced tens of thousands of investors in one of Florida's all-time largest fraud schemes was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison.

Reputed gangster pleads guilty in kidnapping plot

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

A South Carolina woman who authorities say is a gang member known as "Lady Jamaica" has admitted lying to federal agents during their investigation of the kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father.

Reputed gangster pleads guilty in kidnapping plot

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

A South Carolina woman who authorities say is a gang member known as "Lady Jamaica" has admitted lying to federal agents during their investigation of the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor's father.