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3 hrs ago | SFGate

Bourbon St. shooting suspect pleads not guilty

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Related Topix: Belle Chasse, LA, Law, Life, Self Defense

7 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

San Bernardino police officer shooting suspects plead not guilty

From left, Jonathan Contreras, 20, Gonzalo Medina, 22, and Orlando Cruz, 24, defendants in the shooting of San Bernardino police officer Gabriel Garcia, stand with Medina's attorney Mark R. McDonald during an arraignment on Wednesday at San Bernardino Superior Court in San Bernardino.

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Related Topix: Orlando, FL, Law

12 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

John Lennon's killer sorry for being 'an idiot'

John Lennon's imprisoned killer says he still gets letters about the pain he caused in his pursuit of notoriety nearly 34 years ago.

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15 hrs ago | WRAL.com

Jasper Johns' former assistant pleads guilty

James Meyer, 52, of Salisbury, Connecticut, told U.S. District Judge J. Paul Oetken in New York that he removed 22 pieces from Johns' studio in Sharon, Connecticut, without the artist's permission so that he could sell them at a gallery.

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Related Topix: Salisbury, CT, Sharon, CT, Law

15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Court overturns convictions in Amish hair attacks

An appeals court overturned the hate-crime convictions of 16 Amish in beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow members of their faith in Ohio.

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Related Topix: Religion, Amish, Law, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

19 hrs ago | WHYN-AM Springfield

Dumb Dumb Criminal; Cops Arrest Fugitive T...

In the grand tradition of those sought by the law making ill-advised Facebook posts comes this arrest from Omaha featuring, of course, an ice bucket challenge.

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23 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Man entered Trudeau home in error, no charges to be laid: Police

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau holds his 5-month-old son Hadrien while attending the B.C. Day Liberal barbeque in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday August 4, 2014.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

NewsOK.com

NY investor firm exec charged with insider trading

The director of market intelligence at an investor relations firm was arrested on insider trading charges Tuesday and accused of using drafts of press releases to illegally earn more than a half-million dollars.

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Cybercast News Service

Police: Plane stowaway arrested at Phoenix airport

A woman accused of trying to sneak aboard multiple flights without a ticket and sentenced to jail for returning to a Los Angeles airport in violation of her probation was arrested Tuesday after being recognized loitering at a Phoenix airport, police said.

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WRAL.com

Doctor describes girl's injuries after abduction

Former day care worker Christina Regusters, 21, is the only person charged in the case, although her lawyer before trial suggested that others were involved.

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The Washington Post

Kentucky leader pleads guilty in kickbacks scheme

Circular saws squealed and construction workers hammered away on buildings, part of this Appalachian area's painstaking recovery from a deadly 2012 tornado.

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Related Topix: Kentucky Government, Kentucky, Law, US Politics, US News

KTVK Phoenix

Prosecutor: Unrest from police shooting unlikely

The unrest that grew out of a police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, is not likely to happen in response to a shooting 11 days ago in Arizona in which an officer killed a woman while trying to serve a mental health order, the top prosecutor for metropolitan Phoenix said Monday.

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Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, Law, Maricopa County, AZ

The Daily Democrat

10 new fall TV shows worthy of a first-night look

It's a time-honored rite harking back to an era of black-and-white TVs and the trio of networks whose programs they delivered: the grand unveiling of new fall fare.

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Related Topix: Gotham, WI, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Batman, Law, Will and Grace

KIII

10 new fall TV shows worthy of a first-night look

17. . This image released by Fox shows Griffin Gluck, left, and Octavia Spencer from the "Red Band Society," premiering Sept.

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Related Topix: Ken Marino, New York, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Batman, Law

680News

10 new broadcast-TV shows worthy of a first-night look

It's a time-honoured rite harking back to an era of black-and-white TVs and the trio of networks whose programs they delivered: the grand unveiling of new fall fare.

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Related Topix: Law, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Batman, Will and Grace

TheBostonChannel.com

What's next in the Michael Brown case?

The streets of Ferguson finally look like a tranquil Missouri town again. The protests have calmed.

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Related Topix: Law, Opinion

Macworld UK

California passes law mandating smartphone kill switch

Smartphones sold in California will soon be required to have a kill switch that lets users remotely lock them and wipe them of data in the event they are lost or stolen.

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Related Topix: Law, California, California Government

Mon Aug 25, 2014

SiliconValley.com

Brown signs cell-phone 'kill switch' bill into law

Smartphones sold in California will have to have "kill switches" to disable stolen devices, under a first-in-the-nation law signed Monday by Gov. Jerry Brown.

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Related Topix: Law, California, Jerry Brown, US Governors

ABC News

Lawyers for Texas' Perry Ask Judge for Dismissal

Attorneys for indicted Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry formally asked a judge Monday to dismiss felony charges alleging that the possible 2016 presidential candidate abused his power with a veto last summer.

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Related Topix: Law, Rick Perry, US Governors, Travis County, TX

Windsor Beacon

Woman, 75, gets life term for killing husband

A judge in Wyoming sentenced a 75-year-old Missouri woman to life in prison on Monday for killing her husband in the mid-1970s.

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Related Topix: Wyoming, Law, Life, Self Defense

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