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  1. Six Charged With Conspiracy To Defraud GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    Five of the arrests were made Tuesday; the sixth was made on Friday. Four of those named in the indictment also face also face charges of theft of public money and aiding and abetting the theft of public money.


  2. Berkeley Man Sentenced to Prison for Alameda Bank RobberyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Two East Bay men have been sentenced to federal prison terms for robbing a bank in Alameda last August, the U.S. Attorney's Office said.


  3. In case you missed it: Drug-dealing ref, counterfeiting charge, church burglar among week's crime headlinesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | SILive.com

    Horace Johnson, 59, pleaded guilty to criminal sale of a controlled substance and faces two years in prison when sentenced on May 6. His bust was part of "Operation Silent Hill," in which 21 loosely affiliated dealers were arrested on Staten Island in late January.


  4. McCormick resigns as mayor ahead of federal chargesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    Less than 24 hours after Darrin McCormick tendered his resignation as mayor of Williamson, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin Tuesday charged McCormick, 50, with making a materially false statement in a federal matter.


  5. 3 sentenced in burglary firearms caseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    James Seyfried, 55, of Palm Coast; FL; Finlandia Pineda, 56, of Palm Coast, FL; and Elaine Taylor, 61, from Alma, were sentenced by Senior U. S. District Court Judge B. Avant Edenfield, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Georgia.


  6. Ohio to invest $50M in Wis. real estate fundRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Hammes Partners II fund that will be focused on health-care real estate and headed by former health-care consultant .


  7. Rand Paul urges Harry Reid to ‘calm the rhetoric’ on Cliven BundyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Republican Senator Rand Paul called on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to 'calm the rhetoric' on Cliven Bundy, arguing the Nevada senator's 'domestic terrorist' comment was 'liable to stir up' the situation and lead to violence.


  8. Rajat Gupta Starts Prison Term June 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newindpress

    Rajat Gupta, India-born former director of Goldman Sachs Group, convicted in 2012 for insider trading, has agreed to surrender to prison authorities on June 17 to begin a two-year sentence.


  9. Life sentence for Detroit man in store robberiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WJRT

    A 29-year-old Detroit man convicted of using a gun to rob phone stores has been given an extraordinary sentence of 116 years in federal prison.


  10. Jocelyn Kirsch back in Philly prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Right now, she's holed up in a prison cell at the Federal Detention Center at 7th and Arch streets in Center City, across from the federal courthouse, where she has a date before a magistrate judge on Monday.


  11. 6 charged with conspiracy to defraud governmentRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Five of the arrests were made Tuesday; the sixth was made on Friday. Four of those named in the indictment also face also face charges of theft of public money and aiding and abetting the theft of public money.


  12. Jetskiers land a year in prisonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KeysNews.com

    Two men convicted in January of fleeing from a Coast Guard cutter 30 miles south of Key West will each spend at least a year in federal prison, according to court documents.


  13. Man admits to tax fraudRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | RecordNET

    A Ripon man admitted in federal court to taking part in a tax fraud scheme, U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner announced.


  14. Man pleads guilty to sharing child pornRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Federal investigators found more than 3,100 pornographic images and 500 movie files on 36-year-old Joseph Schesso's computers at his old house in Vancouver, according to the state U.S. Attorney's Office.


  15. Brandon doctor found guilty in pill mill investigationRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    A Brandon doctor who prescribed tens of thousands of doses of pain medication while working at Florida pill mills now faces up to 20 years in federal prison.


  16. Stand-in purchase of guns in Johnson County shootings is a puzzleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

    Authorities are searching for a middleman who is believed to have purchased guns for F. Glenn Miller Jr., the avowed anti-Semite accused of killing three people outside Jewish facilities last weekend.


  17. Man gets 18 months in motorcycle gang bustRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    A judge said Friday that although the government's conduct had raised some eyebrows, it didn't excuse the actions of a Gainesville man who served as lookout for federal-agent-initiated drug deals.


  18. TEA to punish 11Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    The Texas Education Agency is moving to revoke the educator certifications of 11 people linked to the El Paso Independent School District cheating scheme.


  19. Tax Scams Surge Even After The Filing DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    The tax filing deadline has passed but tax scammers are still trying to get their hands on people's money.


  20. Tristate Woman Sentenced for Bank RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WEHT

    A tristate woman is sentenced after being convicted for bank robbery. 25 year-old Meiesha Sharp of Henderson was sentenced to 10 years and five months after she plead guilty to robbing the Fifth Third in June of 2012.