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  • Mistrial in case of sex assault defendant who shot himself in New Hampshire

    Mistrial in case of sex assault defendant who shot himself in New Hampshire
     A judge declared a mistrial in the case of a New Hampshire man who shot himself Friday in the courthouse parking lot while awaiting a jury's verdict on charges he sexually assaulted a piano student more than a decade ago. Authorities said 75-year-old...
  • Woman granted new trial wins bail after 4 decades in jail

    A central Pennsylvania woman who won a new trial after being sentenced to life more than four decades ago in a double-murder arson case was granted bail Friday, but wasn't immediately released. Lawyers for both sides agreed that 62-year-old Letitia...
  • State Offers Newton No Additional Jail Time For Guilty Pleas

    State Offers Newton No Additional Jail Time For Guilty Pleas
    HARTFORD — The state offered former Bridgeport state Sen. Ernie Newton a deal Friday that would end his prosecution on campaign finance charges. If Newton, 58, accepts the deal, he will have to plead guilty to two counts of illegal practices in...
  • Man acquitted of murder, attempted murder in double shooting

    Man acquitted of murder, attempted murder in double shooting
    A Palm Beach County jury Friday acquitted a former Boynton Beach man of murder and attempted murder charges in the case of a 2009 double shooting outside a West Palm Beach nightclub. The jury reached the verdict for Narcisse Antoine, 33, after more...
  • Oscar Ramirez Jr.'s parents file suit against L.A. County Sheriff's Dept.

    Oscar Ramirez Jr.'s parents file suit against L.A. County Sheriff's Dept.
    The parents of Oscar Ramirez Jr., an unarmed man fatally shot by a deputy last year in Paramount, filed a wrongful death lawsuit Friday against the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The civil lawsuit was filed shortly after 11 a.m. in federal...
  • FAMU hazing trial: Jury enters deliberations

    FAMU hazing trial: Jury enters deliberations
    The jury in the fatal Florida A&M University hazing trial has started deliberating whether three ex-band members are responsible for the 2011 beating death of drum major Robert Champion. The manslaughter and fatal hazing trial entered its fifth day on...
  • Man accused of holding woman hostage for 10 years ordered to stand trial

    Man accused of holding woman hostage for 10 years ordered to stand trial
    A Bell Gardens man accused of holding hostage a 15-year-old girl who was abducted a decade ago was ordered Friday to stand trial. After a preliminary hearing, Orange County Superior Court Judge Robert Fitzgerald ordered Isidro Garcia to answer to the...
  • Gallo Guilty Plea Expected In House Campaign Probe

    Gallo Guilty Plea Expected In House Campaign Probe
    Former House Republicans chief of staff George Gallo is expected to plead guilty to a mail fraud charge in federal court Monday in connection with an allegation that he was paid to steer GOP legislative candidates to a direct mail and printing business,...
  • Man imprisoned for helping cousin wanted for murder

    Man imprisoned for helping cousin wanted for murder
    A second person has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for helping a murder suspect evade capture during a manhunt that shut down Interstate 95 last year. Jonathan Marion, 24, of Deerfield Beach, was taken into custody Friday in federal court...
  • Court: Iowa casino doesn't have to pay $41M jackpot error

    When an 87-year-old Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she'd hit it big. The screen said: "The reels have rolled your way! Bonus Award - $41797550.16." Pauline McKee and her daughter excitedly summoned...
  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for April 25

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. JURY BEGINS DELIBERATING IN FLORIDA A&M HAZING DEATH TRIAL Jurors have begun deliberating in the trial of the three remaining defendants charged with the hazing...