Two Dead After Vehicle Plows into Crowd Near South by Southwest

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_d7338b51ee.jpgAlex_Schmidt/Thinkstock (AUSTIN, Texas) -- A man and a woman were killed and dozens of others were injured in Austin, Texas early Thursday morning after a fleeing driver crashed his vehicle through barricades set up for the South by Southwest festival, plowing into a crowd of people, police said. Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo said 23 people were injured, five of them critically, in the incident. The driver is suspected of DWI, according to ABC News affiliate KVUE.

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Jerry Sandusky's Wife Defends Her Spouse, Attacks His Victims

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_18bdc8a28f.jpgRob Carr/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The wife of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky is lashing out at her husband's victims while declaring that the former Penn State University assistant football coach, now serving a 30-to-60 year jail term, is innocent of any crimes. Appearing on NBC's Today Wednesday, Dottie Sandusky charged that the case against her spouse was built on lies and that his accusers were manipulated by the lure of money that could be made through lawsuits.

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Malaysian Group Plotted Plane Hijacking in 2001: Convicted Terrorist

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_03ef563e40.jpgKuzma/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- A terror group from Malaysia plotted in the weeks after 9/11 to attack an airplane using explosives hidden in their shoes, according to a former terrorist who claimed to have supplied the bomb. Saajid Badat, a British national and terrorist-turned-government witness, told a New York court Tuesday that he met the group of Malaysians, which included a pilot, in late 2001 and claimed they planned to blow open a plane’s cockpit door in order to carry out a 9/11-style hijacking.

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New Jersey Honor Student Returns Home After Suing Parents

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_34ac9817f5.jpgABC News (MORRISTOWN, N.J.) -- The New Jersey honor student who sued to get her parents to support her after she moved out of their house has reunited with her parents. Rachel Canning, 18, returned home Tuesday night, and according to attorney Anthony Sarno, "everything went great." Sarno says the Canning family will not be making any speeches.

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Florida Police ‘Ticket’ 2-Year-Old Girl Driving White Convertible

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_8aa82cfcdc.jpgABC News (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- A 2-year-old in Jacksonville, Fla., will have to start doing some chores now to pay off the $4 “ticket” she received Tuesday from police officers while driving her white convertible toy car around her apartment complex. The good news for the toddler, Za’Dariyah, is that the scribbling and drawings her mother says she has been making on the ticket won’t be held against her in court.

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