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15 min ago | The Daily Courier
Detectives have recovered more than 2,500 bottles of fancy wine stolen from a Seattle shop, police said Wednesday, and they're examining whether the Thanksgiving heist might be related to a similar break-in at a San Francisco wine seller earlier this year.
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2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
This undated booking photo released by the Suffolk County District Attorney's office in Hauppauge, N.Y., shows Brittany Ozarowski, who pleaded guilty on Monday, Dec. 10, 2013, in Suffolk County Court, to a 24-count indictment charging her with grand larceny, forgery and other crimes.
3 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson
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5 hrs ago | Seattle Times
The House passed legislation Wednesday that instructs the Veterans Affairs Department to unearth the remains of an Army veteran buried with military honors last year even after police said he killed an Indianapolis woman and injured three others before taking his own life.
9 hrs ago | CBS 47
Prosecutors say they will not file domestic violence charges against George Zimmerman after his girlfriend said in a sworn statement she did not want to pursue the case.
11 hrs ago | Times Herald
A unanimous Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that prosecutors can refute expert testimony about a defendant's mental state with information gleaned from a compelled psychiatric evaluation.
15 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News
A judge Tuesday overturned the conviction of a man who spent 30 years in prison for a rape he says he falsely confessed to after being tortured by police.
Frank DiPascali, Madoff's former lieutenant and the government's star witness at the trial of five former Madoff employees, said Madoff called him into his Manhattan office and told him to close the door behind him on a day Madoff, a former Nasdaq chairman, had spent staring out his window.
Surrey's Steven Beszedes was sentenced to another two years in jail on Dec. 6 for drugging and taking advantage of numerous victims.
A teenage girl found carrying a dead fetus in a shopping bag at a Manhattan lingerie store is headed toward trial on shoplifting charges.
The media and a small group of guests were given a sneak preview of the majestic show Cavalia Odysseo in Vancouver.
A man suspected of hitting and killing his girlfriend while driving drunk at Airport Heights in St. John's still doesn't have a lawyer.
Auto theft increased significantly in California and other property crimes also rose after the state began an initiative resulting in more inmates being released early, according to the first independent study of crime trends driven by the "realignment" program to reduce the state prison population.
Jurors found former Assistant City Manager Angela Spaccia guilty of 11 charges, including conspiracy, misappropriating public funds, falsification of government records and conflict of interest.
George Zimmerman asked a judge on Monday to change the terms of his bond so he can have contact with the girlfriend he's accused of assaulting.
Federal officials on Monday unsealed five criminal cases filed against 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies as part of an FBI investigation into allegations of civil rights abuses and corruption in the nation's largest jail system.
Ex-San Diego mayor Bob Filner was sentenced Monday to three months of home confinement and three years of probation for harassing women while he led America's eighth-largest city, completing the fall of the former 10-term congressman.