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11 min ago | Brandon Sun
A California state senator charged in a sweeping organized crime and public corruption case centred in San Francisco's Chinatown was also charged Friday with racketeering.
3 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
The death of Bijan Madjlessi, the Mill Valley real estate developer mired in criminal fraud investigations and civil litigation, was accidental, authorities confirmed Thursday.
7 hrs ago | Times Herald
Heroin bundles usually made up of 10 baggies wound together with a rubber band are seen in this Burlington, Vt., police evidence package.
11 hrs ago | Congleton Guardian
Former shadow police minister David Ruffley was given a caution for common assault following an incident between him and his ex-partner A Tory MP who apologised after receiving a police caution for a domestic assault has been referred by the party to chief whip Michael Gove, a Conservative source has confirmed.
Police said Thursday they're deciding whether to arrest an 80-year-old man who shot a fleeing, unarmed burglar despite her telling him she was pregnant, but they have arrested the woman's accomplice on suspicion of murder for taking part in a crime that led to her death.
The amount is equal to the national average annual premium for a bronze level health plan.
Shia LeBeouf appeared in Manhattan criminal court Thursday morning over charges stemming from a June incident at a Broadway performance of "Cabaret."
The father of two toddlers who died after a dresser fell on them was charged with involuntary manslaughter because he heard a crash coming from another room and didn't immediately check to see if his daughters were OK, a prosecutor said Thursday.
A Dallas man has been sentenced to death a second time for the 1986 killing of a Dallas civil rights attorney and his wife.
Rodell Sanders spent 20 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski reports.
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S. Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne's office said Joseph Rudolph Wood was pronounced dead at 3:49 p.m., one hour and 57 minutes after the ... (more)
Political foes of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Wednesday for prompt criminal investigation of his administration following a news report that his office thwarted attempts by his own special corruption commission to investigate groups with ties to him.
The medical examiner's office has identified the victims as Allison Gorman and Kee Thompson.
The Liberals called on the federal ethics watchdog to re-open her investigation into the Senate expense scandal on Wednesday, a scenario Mary Dawson's office suggested wasn't on the immediate horizon.
Defense attorneys in the Colorado theater shootings are attacking the reliability of firearms analysis, saying it's subjective and lacks statistics to measure its accuracy.
He took a plea deal that involves admitting a felony but spares him jail. Felton pleaded guilty Wednesday to attempted criminal possession of a weapon under an agreement prosecutors outlined last month.
A former Chicago Public Schools janitor is accused of raping one student and fondling another while working at a South Side high school.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 04:00 pm
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