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  • Ryan Braun makes best of bad situation by accepting suspension

    Ryan Braun makes best of bad situation by accepting suspension
    In the end, Ryan Braun cut himself a pretty good deal. So he's tainted now, as a baseball player who used performance-enhancing substances? He's been tainted for two years. Nothing new there. His thumb is injured. He's getting married in the fall. His...
  • Baltimore violated Open Meetings Act on Harbor Point deal

    Baltimore violated Open Meetings Act on Harbor Point deal
    The city's Board of Finance violated transparency laws by meeting behind closed doors to approve more than $100 million in public financing for the massive Harbor Point development southeast of the Inner Harbor, a state panel ruled. In response to...
  • At Bradley Manning sentencing, ex-general to testify on leaks' damage

    FT. MEADE, Md. — The sentencing phase in Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial opened Wednesday with military prosecutors calling as their first witness a retired brigadier general who spent his career overseeing the Army’s extensive...
  • Defense attorney in pill mill case calls for former clinic owner to show his Nazi tattoos

    Defense attorney in pill mill case calls for former clinic owner to show his Nazi tattoos
    The trial of two pill mill doctors took a dramatic turn just before lunch when the defense asked a key witness - the former owner of the pain clinics - to take off his shirt for jurors.  Jurors were escorted out of the courtroom before attorney...
  • Trial starting for 'pill mill' doctors accused of roles in patients' deaths

    Trial starting for 'pill mill' doctors accused of roles in patients' deaths
    Federal prosecutors say they can prove that two South Florida doctors prescribed powerful, addictive pain pills in such an irresponsible way that they should be held criminally accountable for the deaths of nine patients. If convicted of the most...
  • O.J. Simpson Gets Parole in Robbery Case

    CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- O.J. Simpson won a small victory Wednesday in his bid for freedom as Nevada granted him parole on some of his convictions in a 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery involving the holdup of two sports memorabilia dealers at a Las...
  • LaPorte dentist arrested for heroin

    LaPorte dentist arrested for heroin
    PORTER COUNTY – A dentist from LaPorte was charged Wednesday after police on the Indiana Toll Road allegedly discovered a large amount of heroin in his vehicle. Benjamin Porter, 30, told officers in Portage that he had snorted two baggies of...
  • Son who buried father in backyard, cashed benefits gets 6 years

    Son who buried father in backyard, cashed benefits gets 6 years
    An Orange County man was convicted and sentenced Wednesday to six years in prison after he collected Social Security and pension benefits meant for his father, whose body authorities found buried in the yard of a Santa Ana home. Larry Thomas Dominguez,...
  • O.J. Simpson paroled on a few convictions but still owes jail time

    O.J. Simpson paroled on a few convictions but still owes jail time
    LAS VEGAS -- For the first time in a long while, O.J. Simpson got a bit of favorable legal news Wednesday when Nevada officials granted him parole on several of his 2008 convictions for kidnapping and armed robbery stemming from his attempt to retrieve...
  • Sheriff's deputies charged with misusing taxpayer money

    Sheriff's deputies charged with misusing taxpayer money
    Two deputies with the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office have been charged with misusing taxpayer money. Brenton E. Johnson was charged with two counts of making false information and one count of official misconduct.  On the jail booking sheet the...
  • Bianchi: Former Gators receiver Riley Cooper should be suspended for using racial slur at Kenny Chesney concert

    Bianchi: Former Gators receiver Riley Cooper should be suspended for using racial slur at Kenny Chesney concert
      Racist Riley Cooper should be suspended immediately. The former Florida Gators wide receiver who now plays for the Philadelphia Eagles has been videotaped using a racial slur in the most hateful way imaginable. It's certainly not been a good...