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3 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville
The witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" has died in New York.
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8 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> A wrong-way driver slammed head-on into another car on the 210 Freeway here early Sunday, killing himself and two of four family members riding in the other vehicle, authorities said.
12 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com
A Brockton man is headed to court to face charges in connection with the fatal weekend stabbing of another city man.
16 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
2 cigarette maker is vowing to fight a jury verdict of $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer.
20 hrs ago | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs
A man who died after a New York City police officer took him to the ground in a chokehold appeared to have little damage to his neck and trachea, according to preliminary autopsy results, a law enforcement source said, but that may not be enough to keep him from being disciplined or even facing criminal charges.
Heintz says her father was diagnosed in June with esophageal cancer. Earlier this month, he wrote the state and Wake County election boards to pull out of the election for the 15th Senate District seat, citing ongoing treatment.
Perhaps his best known work was "Helter Skelter," co-written with Vincent Bugliosi, the man who prosecuted Manson and his followers.
He was 93. Odebrecht started the company in 1944 in the city of Salvador to carry on his father's legacy in the construction industry.
The late Casey Kasem's body is missing, more than a month after the radio icon's death, according to his daughter.
Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick" led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" and his Oscar-nominated "Murphy's Romance," has died, police said.
NEW YORK: A New York City police officer involved in the arrest of a man who died in custody after being placed in an apparent chokehold has been stripped of his gun and badge and placed on desk duty, police said Saturday.
Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos died Saturday at his home in New Orleans, just days after celebrating his 103rd birthday on July 17 with friends and family in the French Quarter.
A Florida jury has slammed the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996.
If you picture Johnny Appleseed as a loner wearing a tin pot for a hat and flinging apple seeds while meandering through the countryside, experts say you're wrong.
As he sat in a crippled airliner, Ron May braced his head between his legs and prayed for his wife, who was seven months' pregnant with their first child.
In this May 30, 2014 file photo, Jean Kasem, right, the wife of ailing radio personality Casey Kasem, appears in Kitsap County Superior Court, with her attorney Joel Paget, left, in Port Orchard, Wash.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 09:15 pm
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