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Ohio finds numerous problems at troubled county jail

Saturday  19:35,   23 february 2019

A state report released this week details numerous problems at a troubled and overcrowded Ohio county jail that had previously received satisfactory ratings from state... >>>

United States charges man accused in leak of Singapore HIV data

Saturday  10:50,   23 february 2019

United States charges man accused in leak of Singapore HIV... >>>

Law enforcement to search landfill for Kelsey Berreth’s remains

Saturday  10:05,   23 february 2019

Law enforcement officials will start searching a landfill in Fountain next week in hopes of recovering the remains of missing Woodland Park mom Kelsey Berreth. New Card Offer: $150 Bonus After Spending $500 Learn More Ad Wise Bread Detectives and... >>>

No hate crime charge for Indiana man accused of killing Muslim

Saturday  05:00,   23 february 2019

Hoosier prosecutor regrets Indiana unable to treat Muslim man's killing 'as a hate... >>>

Gov. Newsom orders additional DNA testing in case of death row inmate Kevin Cooper

Saturday  04:25,   23 february 2019

Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an executive order Friday morning requiring additional testing of evidence in the quadruple-murder case of death row inmate Kevin Cooper. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Florida man's death was first blamed on alligators. His mom's determination led to the truth

Saturday  02:40,   23 february 2019

Mike Williams went missing days before Christmas in 2000. His mother, Cheryl, never gave up pushing for an investigation — a police probe led to his wife's... >>>

State trooper shot in his home as son, 11, detained on attempted murder charge

Saturday  01:40,   23 february 2019

The trooper underwent surgery and is in stable... >>>

'El Chapo' to seek new trial after juror admits breaking rules

Saturday  00:05,   23 february 2019

Convicted Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman intends to seek a new trial after one of the jurors who convicted him told Vice News that jurors read media about the case despite the judge's instructions not to, a lawyer for Guzman said in a... >>>

Parents accused of torturing their 13 children plead guilty to 14 felony counts

Friday  22:20,   22 february 2019

A couple accused of torturing, starving and keeping their 13 children captive in their Perris home have pleaded guilty to 14 felony counts, including one count of torture, the Riverside County district attorney’s office announced... >>>

Judge dismisses charges over boy's death on water slide

Friday  21:10,   22 february 2019

A judge has dismissed criminal charges against a Kansas water park owner and the designer of a 17-story slide on which a 10-year-old boy was decapitated in 2016. The Kansas City Star reports that Wyandotte County Judge Robert Burns found Friday that >>>

Port Richey mayor 'lucky he's not dead' after shots fired during FDLE arrest

Friday  20:16,   22 february 2019

Mayor Dale Massad fired repeatedly at deputies with a .40-caliber handgun when they busted down his door to arrest him Thursday, but he didn't hit anyone and they held their fire, Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco... >>>

12 shot in Baltimore on Thursday, 5 in single incident, police say; 4 dead overall

Friday  19:50,   22 february 2019

A barrage of evening gunfire that wounded four men and killed another in West Baltimore accounted for less than half the city's shooting victims on Thursday, the most violent day of acting Police Commissioner Michael Harrison's short tenure.... >>>

‘Are you sitting down?’ Linda O’Keefe’s sister learns of arrest in 11-year-old’s 1973 killing

Friday  19:45,   22 february 2019

Cindy Borgeson was eating a cheeseburger at In-N-Out when she got a call from Newport Beach police that she thought would never come. It had been more than four decades since her 11-year-old sister, Linda Ann O’Keefe, had been sexually assaulted and >>>

Man Comes To Police Headquarters, Confesses To Wife’s Murder

Friday  14:32,   22 february 2019

A man has been arrested after coming to Grand Prairie Police headquarters to confess he shot and killed his wife. Officers were called to the couple’s home on Lorenzo Drive around 8:45 p.m. Thursday night. When they arrived, the found an adult... >>>

Authorities plan to search landfill for missing Colorado mom's remains

Friday  08:25,   22 february 2019

The search of the Midway landfill near Fountain, Colorado, could last several months, according to sources with knowledge of the investigation. Investigators have been focusing their attention on the landfill since at least January, when officials... >>>