Domestic Breaking News: Confessed Killer Says Did not Dictate Deal to Turn on 'Whitey' Bulger

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An altar-boy-turned-gang-enforcer told jurors at the trial of accused mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger that he did not set the terms of a deal with prosecutors allowing him to serve just 12 years in prison for 20 murders in exchange for details against his former boss. Michelle Obama and her daughters threaded roses through the narrow slots of a Berlin Wall memorial, honoring those who died trying to cross the Cold War barrier at a site which holds special poignancy in the once divided city. General Keith Alexander, the director of the U.S. National Security Agency, said the NSA's data gathering programs have prevented potential terrorist attacks more than 50 times since September 11, 2001.

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