ATF blames spate of Texas church fires on serial arsonist, after 2 more buildings are torched

ATF blames Texas church fires on serial arsonist

Rapper Lil Wayne to be sentenced in NYC gun possession case, could get a year in jail

President Barack Obama

New Orleanians exult in Saints’ victory, hope that championship feeling rubs off on them

Saints raise their city’s spirits, maybe for good

Criminal investigation launched in Conn. plant blast; mayor says negligence can’t be ruled out

Criminal probe is launched in Conn. plant blast

Federal government, business, schools shuttered as Mid-Atlantic digs out from massive snowfall

Mid-Atlantic digs out of snow; government shut

Hurried cleanup of mud and debris under way in LA-area foothills with new storms coming

LA-area cleans up from storms, new round coming

‘Historic’ snow strands countless passengers in Mid-Atlantic trying to get back to normal

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Federal government to shut down Monday after historic snowstorm buried nation’s capital