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  1. Man who had 500,000 child porn images gets federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRON 4

    A Southern California man who authorities say amassed one of the largest child pornography collections ever seized has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison. The 62-year-old pipefitter was one of several men arrested four years ago during an investigation into a peer-to-peer file sharing network involving child porn.

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  2. Ex-mob boss free after 4 months in prison for meeting friendRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' A reputed former mob boss is free after serving four months in federal prison for failing to report a meeting with a former co-defendant at a Florida cigar bar. The 52-year-old reputed former head of Philadelphia's La Cosa Nostra was in prison since January after prosecutors said his failure to report an encounter with Johnny Ciancaglini violated terms of his supervised release.

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  3. Price Check: Why SolarCity's university solar projects cost Oregon taxpayers $12 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The massive solar array glinting on a sun-baked hillside behind the Oregon Institute of Technology's Klamath Falls campus isn't made of precious metals. That's extraordinarily expensive compared to other projects - either in Oregon or nationally.

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  4. Border Patrol Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Falsification of RecordsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Western District of Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PAO DARYL FIELDS U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION OFFICER IN EL PASO PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO FALSIFICATION OF RECORDS IN INVESTIGATION In El Paso today, 45-year-old Supervisory Department of Homeland Security U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer Marco Antonio Aveytia waived his arraignment and entered a not guilty plea to lying to federal authorities in connection with an ongoing investigation announced Acting United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., CBP Deputy Special Agent in Charge Art Martinez, Jr., and Special Agent in Charge Douglas E. Lindquist of the FBI's El Paso Division.

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  5. San Diego man accused of making false statements about SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A San Diego man has been arrested after admitting to federal agents that he fought alongside militant Islamic fighters in his native Syria, and Facebook postings and photographs indicate he worked for a Sharia court known for meting out cruel punishment, a federal prosecutor said Thursday. Mohamad Saeed, a U.S. citizen, has been charged with two counts of making false statements involving international terrorism and is being held without bail at a federal prison in San Diego.

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  6. Omar Khadr granted bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ottawa Citizen

    Khadr won't be released immediately from Bowden federal prison as court will reconvene May 5 to decide conditions of release. In her decision, Justice Ross said she was balancing the seriousness of Khadr's offences with the strong basis for his appeal in a U.S. district court.

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  7. Follower of Tony Alamo suedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NWAonline

    An insurance company is suing a follower of imprisoned evangelist Tony Alamo to get a Pulaski County circuit judge to declare it has no responsibility to pay court judgments against the Fouke man's homeowner's policy that are based on accusations that he participated in the abuse of a dozen children, all of them members of Alamo's ministry. Sandford Carl White, 71, of Fouke is one of Alamo's co-defendants in a year-old federal lawsuit in Texarkana filed by the children.

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  8. San Diego man arrested in terror caseRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    A San Diego man has been arrested after admitting to federal agents that he fought alongside militant Islamic fighters in his native Syria, and Facebook postings and photographs indicate he worked for a Sharia court known for meting out cruel punishment, a federal prosecutor said Thursday. Mohamad Saeed, a U.S. citizen, has been charged with two counts of making false statements involving international terrorism and is being held without bail at a federal prison in San Diego.

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  9. Report critical of West Texas prison that was scene of riotsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The 2,400-bed federal prison, about 175 miles east of El Paso, houses mainly immigrants who have committed low-level crimes, including drug possession and entering the United States illegally more than once.

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  10. 4 sentenced on meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Four of five people caught in a Richmond County meth ring late last year have been sentenced to federal prison time after taking plea bargains. Senior U.S. District Court Judge James A. Beaty Jr. sentenced 37-year-old Larry Shane King, 35-year-old John Monroe Wilson, 50-year-old Richard Allen Mabe and 52-year-old Lisa Raines Tingle on Wednesday in a Greensboro courtroom.

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  11. Fort Hood mother pleads guilty to injury of a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXXV-TV Waco

    On Thursday, Andrea Tubbs admitted in front of United States District Judge Walter Smith, Sr., that she failed to care for, support and protect her 10-week-old child. The baby was prematurely in September of 2013.

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  12. Supporters of imprisoned a Lady al-Qaidaa want proof shea s aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Aafia Siddiqui, a U.S.-trained scientist known as "Lady al-Qaida," is serving 86 years in a Fort Worth, Texas, federal prison for shooting at U.S. Army officers and FBI agents who were interrogating her in 2010 in Pakistan for her alleged involvement in terrorist efforts against the U.S. A New York jury in 2010 found her guilty of attempted murder and assault. "We believe only by having an independent medical evaluation can the world be assured that she is alive and well," Siddiqui lawyer Stephen Downs said this week at a news conference in Washington.

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  13. APD officers fired after kicking man during 2011 arrest still trying to clear their namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Surveillance video showing two Albuquerque police officers beating a man then allegedly chest bumping went viral back in 2011. Now, four years later, those former officers are still fighting to clear their names.

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  14. Contractor sentenced in Lifeline phone fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    A contractor who helped an Edmond phone company and its owner defraud millions of dollars from the Lifeline phone program has been sentenced to federal prison for money laundering. U.S. District Judge Timothy DeGiusti on Wednesday sentenced Oscar Enrique Perez-Zumaeta, a Mexican national, to 42 months in prison, followed by two years of supervised release.

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  15. 2 men from China sentenced in New Mexico in an export caseRead the original story

    Yesterday | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Two men from China have been sentenced to federal prison in New Mexico for conspiring to export sensors primarily manufactured for sale to the U.S. Department of Defense. The men pleaded guilty last year to conspiring to smuggle sensors to China without first obtaining the required export license.

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  16. An inglorious postscript to the career of Gen. David PetraeusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    At the height of his career, David Petraeus was seen by many as the greatest US military leader since Omar Bradley - the last officer to wear five stars as "General of the Army." Adding that fifth star, which many pundits recommended, would have made him equal in rank with such World War II military leaders as Dwight Eisenhower, Douglas MacArthur, George Marshall, Chester Nimitz, and William Halsey.

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  17. 'Skinny Joey' Merlino released from prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    The former Philadelphia mob boss' four-month prison sentence was cut short Thursday by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. The ruling stated that Merlino "shall be released from custody immediately."

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  18. 2 men from China sentenced in New Mexico in export caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ALBUQUERQUE >> Two men from China have been sentenced to federal prison in New Mexico for conspiring to export sensors primarily manufactured for sale to the U.S. Department of Defense. The men pleaded guilty last year to conspiring to smuggle sensors to China without first obtaining the required export license.

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  19. 'Banana King' Thomas Hoey Jr. Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EWorldWire

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  20. Serial LA Bank Robber Sentenced to PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    A bank robber who told prosecutors he had committed more than 100 heists in his lifetime was sentenced today to 3 1/2 years in federal prison for holdups last summer in Beverly Hills and Los Angeles while he was on probation in a previous case. John Earl Wright, 55, pleaded guilty in Los Angeles last October to two counts of a three-count federal indictment.

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