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  1. Internal Affairs: Interim San Jose city manager gets big pay increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The new temporary top bureaucrat in San Jose City Hall is getting a nice raise to go along with his promotion. Norberto Duenas, who took over Jan. 1 as the interim city manager, will be paid a $250,000 annual salary, as proposed this week by Mayor Sam Liccardo.

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  2. Reorganization in DAs office proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Reporter

    The Solano County District Attorney's office is looking to reorganize the office by creating new positions and deleting others. “The District Attorney is proposing a reorganization to better address the workload needs of the District Attorney's Office,” staff explained in a report to the board.

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  3. Key-man system finds few fansRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Heavy hitters in the Houston legal community called for an end to the state's grand jury selection system at a conference Saturday. Clay Conrad, a prominent criminal defense attorney, told a room of about 100 Houston area attorneys, prosecutors and journalists that Texas' current grand jury system, known as "key-man," no long serves its original purpose.

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  4. Family asks for help in unsolved murderRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    NO WORD WHETHER THE SEMI DRIVER WILL FACE CHARGES. NEW AT 11:00, IT'S BEEN TWO WEEKS SINCE A MAN WAS FOUND MURDERED IN HIS OWN HOME.

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  5. Man arrested after body parts found in suitcaseRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    San Francisco police arrested a man on suspicion of murder Saturday in connection with a suitcase found on a downtown street stuffed with dismembered human remains. Mark Andrus, 59, had been spotted on surveillance footage near where the suitcase was discovered and was booked into county jail hours after he was detained as a "person of interest," Officer Grace Gatpandan said.

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  6. State investigating doctor, two others in Tomah VA caseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    The Department of Safety and Professional Services is investigating David Houlihan, who has been given the nickname "Candy Man" by some vets for his widespread distribution of painkillers. The state has opened an investigation of a doctor dubbed the "Candy Man" and two other individuals tied to the death of a patient at the Tomah VA Medical Center.

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  7. Jessica Hernandez shooting ignites debate over police transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The shooting death of 17-year-old Jessica Hernandez has opened another debate about police transparency during investigations of their own officers. The Denver Police Department has pledged to be open with the community while releasing few details about the events that transpired early Monday in an alley in the Park Hill neighborhood.

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  8. Ethics, lawsuit process will take timeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    After a flurry of activity this week, it could be several months before an ethics complaint against Mayor Bob Newell and lawsuits filed by city employees are resolved. Wood County Republican Party Chairman Rob Cornelius provided a copy of an ethics complaint he filed Tuesday accusing Newell of engaging in an affair with Finance Director Ashley Flowers that resulted in misuse of municipal time, money, property and equipment.

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  9. Ryan Ferguson heads to Super Bowl after wrongful convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A freed Ryan Ferguson, after being wrongly convicted of murdering sports editor Kent Heitholt, is given Super Bowl trip with father It is a freakish story that has splintered family lives, garnered national attention and still reverberates today, especially for the Heitholt family, which faces the crushing fallout of a lost husband and father, and the pain of not knowing if the real killer is still walking free. Ryan Ferguson and his father, Bill, are among the tens of thousands of fans who will descend on University of Phoenix Stadium for Super Bowl XLIX Sunday in Glendale, Ariz., a father and son coming together to see the defending champion Seahawks try to topple the Patriots.

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  10. From experience, lawmaker pushes 'right to try'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    More than 20 years after his wife was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, a Lakes Region lawmaker remains driven to do what he can to save others like her.

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  11. Charleston County Sheriffa s Office, Melissity Hayes reach $195,000 civil suit settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Charleston County Sheriff's Office Detective David Owen was at the West Ashley house on Jan. 26, 2011, where Ronald David Ratliff had been found dead in the attic the previous day. He had shot and wounded his estranged wife, then killed himself.

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  12. Lynch holds her ownRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    Sen. Thom Tillis used Loretta Lynch's confirmation hearing Wednesday to defend North Carolina's voting laws, which have been challenged in court by the U.S. Department of Justice. Tillis was speaker of the N.C. House of Representatives when voting law changes were enacted and was named as a defendant in the lawsuit.

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  13. Marin School faces questions of biasRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    City school officials have agreed to work with the Center for Child Advocacy to tackle a soaring rate of out-of-school suspensions and expulsions this year at Luis Marin School that disproportionately affect African-American students. Statistics show that out-of-school suspensions and expulsions at Marin hit 129 as of Jan. 28 -- double the 64 suspensions and expulsions recorded for all of 2013-14.

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  14. Court of Criminal Appeals to hear arguments in El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals will make its first visit to El Paso this week to hear arguments in two cases, including a capital murder case from Fort Bend County involving the death penalty. Judges from the appeals court, which is the state's highest court for criminal cases, will hear arguments beginning at 9 a.m. Thursday in the Geology building's reading room at the University of Texas at El Paso.

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  15. Volusia mortgage fraud 'ringleader' to be sentenced FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A felon who ran what state and federal investigators called a "criminal enterprise" in Volusia County that included defrauding banks in property deals and running shams to gain political favor will likely be heading to federal prison when he is sentenced Friday. Jim Sotolongo, the 49-year-old Port Orange resident who for almost four years was the focus of an FBI mortgage fraud investigation, will be sentenced in federal court by U.S. District Judge John Jarvey.

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  16. Black teens who commit a few crimes go to jail as often as white teens who commit dozens: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Boys are less likely to commit crimes, but they are more likely to be placed in a correctional facility than they were three decades ago, according to a new study that shows the justice system for juvenile offenders has become much more punitive. The trends are particularly pronounced among boys from racial minorities, according to the paper by Tia Stevens Andersen of the University of South Carolina and Michigan State University's Merry Morash.

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  17. 'A Most Violent Year' a year of living dangerouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Able Morales, Oscar Isaac , owns an oil heating business in 1981, when crime, especially syndicate crime was rampant in New York City. He is attempting to buy a piece of property from some Hasidic Jews, thugs who are robbing his delivery trucks and possible felony charges for corruption and money laundering.

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  18. Johnny "TV" Peluso remained strong until the endRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cincinnati.com

    Johnny "TV" Peluso remained strong until the end Newport mourns the loss of Johnny "TV" Peluso Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1BFPRbr Photos by Patrick Reddy/The EnquirerJohnny "TV" Peluso, longtime Newport mayor, was honored by the city at a Veterans Day ceremony in 2014 the city's World Peace Bell. He was Newport mayor from 1960-1982.

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  19. 2015 Elections: The police are prepared for all scenarios- Abubakar Adamu, Enugu CPRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Vanguard

    A s the 2015 elections draw near, stakeholders, including INEC and security agencies, have been dotting the i's and crossing the t's to ensure the elections are credible and violence-free. In this interview, Enugu State Commissioner of Police and one time Vice President of INTERPOL Worldwide, Abubakar Adamu, speaks on the police preparation and other issues.

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  20. Editorial: Is Amarillo satisfied?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    This week's news about the demise of the city of Amarillo's master developer for downtown couldn't have come at a worse time for the current mayor and city council. It is just the latest in a series of problems that have seemed to be plaguing city leaders and staff for quite a while now.

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