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  • Oscar Pistorius prosecutors decry house arrest idea, seek prison term

    Prosecutors will seek the maximum sentence of 15 years in prison for South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius in the killing of his girlfriend, even as a government social worker Monday recommended three years of house arrest, allowing for the possibility...
  • 'Scandal' recap, 'Inside the Bubble'

    Fitz is still pushing gun reform and the Republicans are not happy. While dropping her daughter off at school, RNC Chairwoman Lizzie Bear is cornered by a disgruntled gun lobbyist who is upset that David Rosen is set to defend gun legislation that Fitz...
  • Missing students and murders eclipse reforms push in Mexico

    IGUALA Mexico (Reuters) - For nearly two years, President Enrique Pena Nieto has sought to direct the Mexican public's gaze onto his efforts to open the economy and away from the brutal gang violence that blighted his predecessor's government. But...
  • Critics Getting It Wrong On Early Release Program

    Critics Getting It Wrong On Early Release Program
    Republicans critics seem way off-target in calling for the end of an early release program started by the Malloy administration. They say the program puts "public safety in jeopardy." It's hard to see how. Crime is down. Major crime has dropped 8.6...
  • After decades in prison, man freed at NY prosecutor's request

    After decades in prison, man freed at NY prosecutor's request
    Nearly three decades into a prison sentence he began as a teenager, a New York man who had been championed by boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter walked free on Wednesday after a judge vacated his murder conviction at a prosecutor's request. David McCallum...
  • 71-year-old burn victim has died, prompting murder charge against sex-offender son

    71-year-old burn victim has died, prompting murder charge against sex-offender son
    A 71-year-old cancer patient allegedly burned by his son on Oct. 7 has died, officials said. Santiago Torres Sr. died on Oct. 9 from the injuries sustained in the fire. Now his son, Santiago Torres Jr., is charged with murder. A first-degree murder...
  • Murder no mystery, prosecutors say, but motive not as clear

    Murder no mystery, prosecutors say, but motive not as clear
    Broward prosecutors plan to show a jury, beyond a reasonable doubt, that Munawar Toha murdered his wife in March 2010. They plan to show that he put her body in her car, drove the car from his Coral Springs home to the parking lot behind his job on...
  • Suicide latest twist in puzzling missing persons case

    Suicide latest twist in puzzling missing persons case
    What began as a puzzling missing persons case has now become an investigation into two murders and a suicide. Last month, police broke into the home of a dying Indiana woman, Teresa Jarding, and discovered that her husband and her mother were both...
  • Pennsylvania 10-year-old charged in beating death of 90-year-old woman

    Pennsylvania 10-year-old charged in beating death of 90-year-old woman
    A Pennsylvania boy is facing criminal homicide charges after he confessed to strangling a 90-year-old woman with a cane and beating her to death, according to prosecutors and a criminal complaint. The 10-year-old attacked Helen Novak inside his...
  • U.S. national shot dead in Saudi capital Riyadh

    By Angus McDowall RIYADH (Reuters) - A gunman killed a U.S. national and wounded another in the Saudi capital of Riyadh on Tuesday, officials said, heightening Western concerns over security in the world's top oil exporter as regional unrest rises....
  • 10-year-old boy charged with homicide in killing of 90-year-old lady

    10-year-old boy charged with homicide in killing of 90-year-old lady
    A 10-year-old boy from Wayne County was being held without bail Tuesday after being charged as an adult in the killing of a 90-year-old woman who was held down with a walking stick and beaten at her caretaker's home. State police said when the boy,...