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1 hr ago | CBC News
Kenneth Lawrence Obey was an inmate at the Willow Cree Healing Lodge, near Duck Lake, Sask., on the Beardy's and Okemasis reserve.
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2 hrs ago | Local10.com
REALTIME CLOSED CAPTIONING PERFORMED BY U.S. CAPTIONING COMPANY OFF THE TOP AT 6:00 NEW DETAILS ABOUT THE TEENAGER ACCUSED IN ROBBERY AND MURDER OF A LITTLE BOY AT A NAIL SALON.
4 hrs ago | Alabama Live
A federal judge will decide next year whether the family of a fatally beaten inmate will receive restitution in addition to the $900,000 settlement the family got from the state prison system.
8 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno
A Southern California man has been sentenced to 18 years in federal prison for being the mastermind of a Ponzi scheme that defrauded victims out of more than $11 million.
8 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Human Rights Watch's new report on plea bargains has a disturbing explanation for why the federal prison in America population has swelled to such a ridiculous degree since 1980.
12 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis
A southwestern Illinois mother and son were ordered to spend decades in federal prison for their roles in a heroin-trafficking scheme linked to two overdose deaths.
12 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Karey Lee Woolsey sings one of those sons that truly comes from the heart.
15 hrs ago | CBS Local
The ringleader of a seven man robbery crew that terrorized cellphone stores in the metro Detroit area is going to prison for a very, very long time.
A former Democratic legislative leader who was convicted of conspiracy and mail fraud for his role in an Albuquerque courthouse fraud scandal is being released from federal prison.
A 45-year-old Oklahoma man admitted to his role in the robbery of the Lee Michaels Jewelry Store, according to U.S. attorneys.
Two Vilas County men are facing federal charges after they're accused of selling oxycodone.
Authorities say a New Braunfels man was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in federal prison for distribution of child pornography.
The former commander of the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force was sentenced this afternoon to one year and one day in federal prison for his guilty plea to stealing $125,000 in cash that had been seized by the task force.
In San Antonio this afternoon, 50-year-old Sandra Sanchez Gonzalez was sentenced to 57 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release and ordered to pay a $1,074,096.36 in restitution for her role in a bank fraud and identity theft scheme announced United States Attorney Robert Pitman.
Eileen Nimm Chronotype staff Methamphetamine has again become a major concern for Barron County drug enforcement officials, heroin is gaining ground and "25I," a drug like LSD, has appeared on the scene.
A former paramedic in West, where a fertilizer plant explosion killed 15 people, was sentenced to 21 months in federal prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to conspiring to make an unregistered firearm, a case that authorities have not linked to the blast.
Prosecutors said a Cleveland, Tn., man has agreed to plead guilty in Federal Court in Chattanooga to child pornography charges.