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Chandra Levy Case Gets Post-Trial Hearing

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Attorneys are returning to court for a hearing in the case of murdered Washington intern Chandra Levy.

Prosecutors and defense attorneys will convene for additional post-trial proceeding in the case of Ingmar Guandique. He was convicted of Levy's death and sentenced to 60 years in prison.

They're expected to discuss how much more information can be made public about a key prosecution witness who could be discredited. Defense attorneys have said they intend to request a new trial for Guandique-based on the information about the man.

The 2001 disappearance of the 24-year-old became international news after she was romantically linked with then-California Rep. Gary Condit. Her body was found in D.C.'s Rock Creek Park a year later

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Writer James Alan McPherson, Winner Of Pulitzer, MacArthur And Guggenheim, Dies At 72

McPherson, the first African-American to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, has died at 72. His work explored the intersection of white and black lives with deftness, subtlety and wry humor.
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QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Presidents And Food?

It's week two of the party conventions, and all these speeches are making us hungry. So we made a quiz to test your savvy about presidents and our favorite topic, food.
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Your Turn: Ronald Reagan's Shooter, Freddie Gray Verdicts And More

Have opinions about the Democratic National Convention, or the verdicts from the Freddie Gray cases? It's your turn to talk.

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Police Use Fingertip Replicas To Unlock A Murder Victim's Phone

Michigan State University engineers tried 3-D-printed fingertips and special conductive replicas of the victim's fingerprints to crack the biometric lock on his Samsung Galaxy phone.

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