Originally published on Fri May 3, 2013 8:56 am
"Former Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly had taken a mixture of cocaine and heroin the night before his death and had a history of drug abuse, according to a police report released Thursday," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
The newspaper adds that:
Originally published on Fri May 3, 2013 8:55 am
An American military refueling plane crashed Friday in Kyrgyzstan, according to that nation's emergencies ministry.
The Associated Press says "there was no immediate word on any casualties."
Originally published on Fri May 3, 2013 8:53 am
Update at 8:35 a.m. ET. Better Than Expected:
165,000 Jobs Added In April, Jobless Rate Fell To 7.5 Percent
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Originally published on Fri May 3, 2013 12:14 pm
While ideological gridlock continues to immobilize Capitol Hill, another of Washington's institutions is morphing behind the scenes.
The lobbying industry is becoming more secretive — reversing a trend that dates back to the 1990s. And campaign money now looms ever larger as a critical element in the persuasion business.