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Penn State Trustees Take Questions, Promise To Act On Freeh Report Recommendations

AP   |  GENARO C. ARMAS   |   September 14, 2012

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State trustees on Friday promised to move forward with a detailed evaluation of changes recommended by former FBI director Louis...

College Bomb Threats Prompt Campus Evacuations In Texas, North Dakota, Ohio

AP   |  JIM VERTUNO   |   September 15, 2012

AUSTIN, Texas — Thousands of people streamed off three college campuses Friday after bomb threats prompted officials to issue evacuation orders for schools in Texas,...

Russell Lamb Arrested In Maple Ridge Sex Assault Case

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   November 14, 2012

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MAPLE RIDGE, B.C. - RCMP in Maple Ridge, B.C., have arrested a man already convicted of sexually assaulting a teenaged girl on similar charges in...
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Overcrowding In Federal Prisons Harms Inmates, Guards: GAO Report

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Michael McLaughlin   |   September 15, 2012

The federal prison system has been unable to keep pace with the stream of inmates flooding its facilities over the last five years despite adding...

Hiram College In Ohio Evacuated After Bomb Threat To Campus

AP   |   September 14, 2012

HIRAM, Ohio — Campus officials say a small college in northeast Ohio has been evacuated because of a bomb threat. Hiram (HY'-rehm) College posted a...

Alan Roberts & 'Innocence Of Muslims': Softcore Porn Director Linked To Anti-Islam Film

The Huffington Post   |  Kia Makarechi   |   September 14, 2012

Yet another twist in the production of "Innocence of Muslims," the anti-Islam film that has led to riots around the world. Gawker reports that the...

No Child Porn On Computer Of Todd Hoffner, Minnesota College Football Coach, Authorities Say

AP   |  AMY FORLITI   |   September 14, 2012

MINNEAPOLIS — Investigators found no evidence of child pornography on computers taken from the home of a Minnesota football coach accused of having nude videos...

Dhar Mann, Indicted Oakland Pot Entrepreneur, Leaned On Political Relationships

  |   November 14, 2012

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Zusha Elinson Wearing a gray pinstriped suit with his hair gelled into a faux-hawk, Dhar...

Republican State Sen. Keith King Pushing For Marijuana DUI Standard For A Fourth Time

  |   September 14, 2012

For the fourth time, Colorado lawmakers have voted to revisit a marijuana DUI standard to be introduced in January. The bill, sponsored again by Mesa...

Deerfoot Mall Kidnapping: John Francis Dionne Gets 9 Years For Taking Girl, Pretending To Be Policeman

CP   |  The Canadian Press   |   November 14, 2012

CALGARY - A sex offender has been sentenced for kidnapping a 10-year-old girl from a Calgary mall and personating a police officer.John Francis Dionne was...

Obama Shirt-Wearing Robert Kravitz Allegedly Accosted By Connecticut Fireman Paul Neugebauer

The Huffington Post   |  Nick Wing   |   September 14, 2012

Paul Neugebauer, a Bridgeport, Connecticut firefighter, allegedly lost his cool on Thursday when he aggressively confronted a President Barack Obama supporter who was filling up...

Natalie Wood Death: New Audio Recordings Indicate Robert Wagner's Involvement

  |   September 15, 2012

The mystery behind the death of Hollywood star Natalie Wood continues to unfold. On November 29, 1981, the actress, husband Robert Wagner and Christopher Walken...

Heather Jackson And Two Young Kids Were Strangled, Coroner Says

AP   |   September 14, 2012

SANDUSKY, Ohio -- A coroner says an autopsy has found that a woman and her two young children died by strangulation at their northern Ohio...

Shena Hardin, Ohio Driver, Passes School Bus On Sidewalk (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   |  Ryan Grenoble   |   October 4, 2012

If a school bus sign is out and flashing, that just means you pass it on the other side, right? No? Better just drive down...

Savannah Dietrich Confronts Attackers While Testifying In Kentucky Courtroom

AP   |  BRETT BARROUQUERE   |   September 14, 2012

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A judge sentenced two Kentucky teenagers on Friday to community service and sex offender treatment for sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl who...
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Apple Store BMW Robbery Shows Crime Does Not Pay For The Clueless

HuffingtonPost.com   |  David Lohr   |   September 14, 2012

Word to the potential criminal: if you're going to attempt a ram-raid, DO NOT use your own luxury automobile as the battering ram. In the...
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NDAA Case: Indefinite Detention Injunction Does Irreparable Harm, Obama Admin. Lawyers Argue

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Michael McAuliff   |   September 14, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Lawyers for the Obama administration are arguing that the United States will be irreparably harmed if it has to abide by a judge's...

Mexico Drug Violence: Nine Corpses Found Hanging From Bridge

Reuters   |   November 14, 2012

By Lizbeth Diaz MEXICO CITY, Sept 14 (Reuters) - The bodies of nine tortured and murdered men were found dangling from a bridge in northern...

Mason Mayer, Marissa Mayer's Brother, To Plead Guilty To Domestic Violence

  |  Robin Wilkey   |   September 14, 2012

The brother of Yahoo CEO and ex-Google exec Marissa Mayer is expected to plead guilty to domestic violence Friday surrounding a September 2011 incident. Mason...
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Terry Williams Execution: Man Who Killed Alleged Sexual Abuser Scheduled To Die Next Month

HuffingtonPost.com   |  John Rudolf   |   September 17, 2012

A Philadelphia judge on Friday granted a condemned man a rare hearing to weigh whether prosecutors failed to disclose key evidence indicating the true motive...

Rockstarz, VCG Arrests: Nearly 50 Brooklyn Gang Members In Custody After Posting On Facebook About Alleged Murders

The Huffington Post   |  Britney Fitzgerald   |   September 14, 2012

“Rockstarz are up 3-0." This post, spotted on Facebook by police, isn't a sports score. It's believed to be a body count. Members of the...

Dustin Diamond Caught Up In Ponzi Scheme

  |   September 14, 2012

It looks like the bell won’t get Screech out of this one. Dustin Diamond, the actor best known for his role as Screech on the...

Joshua Durcho Guilty: Oklahoma Man To Serve Five Life Sentences For Murder Of Summer Rust, 4 Kids

AP   |  TIM TALLEY   |   September 14, 2012

EL RENO, Okla. — An Oklahoma man accused of strangling his ex-girlfriend and her four young children pleaded guilty to five counts of first-degree murder...

Chicago Shootings: 12-Year-Old Boy, 5 Others Injured By Gun Violence Thursday Night

  |   September 14, 2012

A 12-year-old boy was wounded by gunfire while riding his bicycle in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood early Thursday evening. The boy was riding...

Erin Holdsworth Sentenced To 18 Months For Leading Cops On High-Speed Chase While Practically Nude

Huffington Post   |  David Moye   |   September 18, 2012

The naked truth for Erin Holdsworth is this: She's has been sentenced to 18 months behind bars for leading Ohio police on a high-speed car...

15 Crazy Attempts To Kill Hitler (That Almost Worked)

TruTV.com   |   September 14, 2012

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It's everyone's favorite "What if?" and "If you could go back in time" answer: killing Hitler. We all wish we could eradicate Hitler before he...

Fausto Lopez, Speeding Miami Police Officer, Fired After Investigation (VIDEO)

  |   September 14, 2012

A speeding Miami Police officer was fired Thursday almost a year after he was found driving more than 100 miles per hour, CBS Miami reports....

Jerry Washington Jr. Complained About Car Damage After Running Over Man, Stealing: Police

The Huffington Post   |  Andy Campbell   |   September 14, 2012

An Alabama man wanted for attempted murder and burglary accidentally turned himself in. Jerry Lee Washington Jr., 21, entered a Warrior police department on Wednesday...

Eating Spicy Foods And Other Pointless Talents People Brag About

Cracked.com   |   September 14, 2012

For every person with an extraordinary gift, there are whole knots of normal people mistaking their asinine quirks for inherent abilities. They celebrate their meaningless...

Sally Struthers Arrest: 'All In The Family' Actress Denies Drunk Driving Charges

  |   September 14, 2012

Sally Struthers has spoken out to defend herself after being arrested on drunk driving charges Wednesday. Struthers, 65, was arrested in Maine on Sept. 12...

Michael Eugene Brewster, Alleged 'Bucket List Bandit,' Arrested In Oklahoma, FBI Says

AP   |  SEAN MURPHY   |   September 14, 2012

OKLAHOMA CITY — In banks from Utah to Pennsylvania this summer, a middle-aged man with grayish, thinning hair, glasses and a blue polo shirt has...

North Dakota State University Bomb Threat: Students, Employees Told To Evacuate

  |   September 14, 2012

North Dakota State University has ordered an evacuation of its campus following a bomb threat, NBC News reports. All employees and students at the Fargo...

Prince George's County Security Cameras Installed To Watch Speed Cameras In Maryland

  |   September 14, 2012

Which cameras will watch the cameras watching the cameras? Prince George's County cops announced they are installing new cameras designed to keep a watchful eye...

University Of Texas At Austin, North Dakota State University Bomb Threats: Messages Tell All To Evacuate Campus

  |   September 14, 2012

The University of Texas at Austin sent an emergency alert to all university students, staff and faculty telling all to evacuate the campus due to...

Julia Garcia, Texas Mom, Sues Walmart After She Says Store Employees Ripped Up Her Money

  |   September 14, 2012

Two Walmart employees are in hot water after they allegedly destroyed two $100 bills when a customer tried to pay with them. According to Court...

Margarita Zaragoza, A Pregnant Woman, Stabs Boyfriend 'Accidentally' For Pouring Out Her Alcohol: Cops

  |   September 14, 2012

A pregnant Arizona woman say she "accidentally" stabbed her boyfriend, but the battered beau has another story. The victim told police that 36-year-old Margarita Zaragoza...

Freddie McGrier Arrested For Murder Of Lamin Sillah, Gas Station Attendant In Belmont

  |   September 14, 2012

By Dan Rivoli, DNAinfo THE BRONX — Cops have arrested an East Harlem man in the fatal shooting of a gas station attendant in Belmont...
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Ray Liotta, 'The Iceman' Star, On Mobsters & Goodfellas

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Michael Hogan   |   September 14, 2012

Ray Liotta doesn't only play cold-eyed, purse-mouthed sociopaths who would sooner put a bullet in your head than shake your hand. "The next movie I'm...

Jorge Eduardo Costilla Sanchez Captured: Suspected Gulf Druglord Taken Into Custody

AP   |  ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ   |   September 13, 2012

MEXICO CITY -- A man believed to be the leader of the Gulf drug cartel, which controls some of the most valuable and violently contested...

Lluvia Rodriguez, Houston Woman, Accused Of Biting Her Sister's Nose Off

  |   September 14, 2012

Looks like this woman won the argument by a nose. Houston police said Lluvia Rodriguez, 29, got into an fight with her husband after she...

Mich. Police: Boy Claiming Rape May Know Attackers

AP   |  COREY WILLIAMS   |   September 13, 2012

DETROIT -- A 13-year-old Detroit boy who claimed he was abducted from his elementary school and sexually assaulted may know the two men he says...

UC Davis Pepper Spray Victims To Receive Settlement From University Of California

The Huffington Post   |  Tyler Kingkade   |   September 14, 2012

Students and alumni pepper sprayed at close range by University of California, Davis campus police will receive a settlement, the UC Regents decided Thursday. The...
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Alabama Segregates Prisoners In 'HIV Ghetto': Lawsuit

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Simon McCormack   |   September 14, 2012

Alabama state prisons unnecessarily and cruelly keep inmates with HIV segregated from the rest of the population, according to a class-action lawsuit that goes to...

Richard Keller Child Porn Arrest: Boston Pediatrician Had Up To 100 Graphic DVDs, US Attorney Says

Reuters   |   November 14, 2012

* Had pornographic DVDs sent to prep school offices * Search of house turned up hundreds of items (Adds school comment) By Ben Berkowitz BOSTON,...

Jack McCullough Guilty: Man Convicted Of Killing Maria Ridulph In 1957

AP   |  MICHAEL TARM   |   September 14, 2012

SYCAMORE, Ill. — For most of five decades, it seemed no one would ever be held accountable for the murder of a 7-year-old Illinois girl...

TIFF 2012: Ice-T On His Pimp-spirational Doc 'Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp'

The Huffington Post Canada   |  Sarah Kurchak   |   September 14, 2012

“Now I’ve heard hos cry ‘bout the winds being high and the law being on they tail. About snow and sleet being asshole deep and...

Fu Zhenli And Liu Qizhi, China Teens, Suspected Of Slaying 7 People

AP   |   September 14, 2012

BEIJING -- Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murdering seven people in southern China. China's official Xinhua News Agency said Friday that 17-year-old...

James 'Whitey' Bulger Lawsuit Can Proceed

AP   |   September 14, 2012

BOSTON — A federal judge has ruled that the family of one of James "Whitey" Bulger's alleged victims can continue with a federal lawsuit against...

Prison Guard Freed After Being Taken Hostage At Lee Correctional Institution In South Carolina

AP   |   September 14, 2012

BISHOPVILLE, S.C. — South Carolina corrections officials say an officer who was taken hostage by inmates at a maximum-security prison has been freed. Corrections Department...

'Very Bad Men': Sam Pirrera Accused Of Murdering His Wife, Burning Body Parts (VIDEO)

  |   September 14, 2012

A disturbing story with many unanswered questions unfolded on "Very Bad Men" that left no doubt that Sam Pirrera fit the title of this show....

Amine El-Khalifi, Man In Capitol Bomb Plot, Sentenced To 30 Years

AP   |   September 14, 2012

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- A Virginia man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for plotting to detonate a suicide bomb at the U.S Capitol...

'The First 48': Murder Of Innocent Bystander Caught On Security Camera (VIDEO)

  |   September 14, 2012

It was a senseless murder, captured on a surveillance camera, that put away a killer on "The First 48." Melfred Elkins stumbled out into the...

Twitter Gives Occupy Wall Street Tweets To New York Judge

AP   |  COLLEEN LONG   |   November 13, 2012

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter on Friday agreed to hand over about three months' worth of tweets to a judge overseeing the criminal trial of...

Justin Dain Palmer Accused Of Pointing Gun At Pregnant Smoker

AP   |   September 13, 2012

BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- A Washington state man has been arrested on allegations that he pointed a handgun at a pregnant woman because she was smoking...
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