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  • 2 get 100 years in murder of 9-year-old girl

    2 get 100 years in murder of 9-year-old girl
    Two reputed gang members have each been sentenced to 100 years in prison in the killing of 9-year-old Chastity Turner in 2009, prosecutors said. Kevin “Big Stupid” Stanley, 31, and Ronald Henderson, 33, had been gunning for Chastity’...
  • Prosecutors: Rowland Used Radio Show For Political Gain

    Federal prosecutors said Wednesday they intend to tell a jury that when former Gov. John G. Rowland sold his political consulting services, he was secretly selling the muscle behind his long-running political talk show on WTIC-AM radio. The...
  • L.A. Dodgers must pay $15 million to baseball fan beaten at stadium

    L.A. Dodgers must pay $15 million to baseball fan beaten at stadium
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A jury on Wednesday found the Los Angeles Dodgers negligent in a 2011 assault on a fan at their stadium that left him permanently disabled, ordering the team to pay some $15 million in civil damages but clearing the former club...
  • Judge strikes down Colorado gay marriage ban, stays ruling

    Judge strikes down Colorado gay marriage ban, stays ruling
    DENVER (Reuters) - A state judge struck down Colorado's gay marriage ban on Wednesday, saying the prohibition violated constitutional rights, but put his ruling on hold pending appeal. It was the latest of several decisions by state and federal judges...
  • Woman's family agonizes over two-week disappearance

    Woman's family agonizes over two-week disappearance
    Two weeks after she disappeared, family members of a missing Fort Lauderdale woman still exist in a limbo of anguished uncertainty. Their anxiety has only increased since June 25, when Trukita Jaquita Scott failed to pick up her two young children...
  • Judge under fire for blog post on Hobby Lobby case

    A federal judge turned part-time blogger who garnered unwanted national attention this week after using a profane expression to tell the Supreme Court to, effectively, "shut up" has decided to take his own advice and shut up for a while. "Blogging...
  • Newark, N.J., prepared to accept federal police monitor

    Newark, N.J., prepared to accept federal police monitor
    Mayor Ras Baraka said Wednesday that he would not oppose appointment of a federal monitor to oversee reforms in New Jersey's largest police department, one of the fixes the Justice Department is likely to mandate following a years-long inquiry into...
  • Tommy Zeigler documentary raises 'A Question of Innocence'

    Tommy Zeigler documentary raises 'A Question of Innocence'
    The Winter Garden furniture-store owner on death row for the Christmas Eve 1975 murders of his wife and three others is the subject of a new television documentary airing this week, which aims to make the case he never received a fair trial. The...
  • Official who had affair with restaurant owner testifies in Park Grill case

    Official who had affair with restaurant owner testifies in Park Grill case
    A trial to determine whether a restaurant in Millennium Park gets to keep its contract turned Wednesday to testimony from a former Chicago Park District official whose sexual relationship with the eventual winner of the lucrative deal has Mayor Rahm...
  • 'American Sniper' says punched ex-Minnesota governor Ventura

    ST. PAUL Minn. (Reuters) - A Navy SEAL accused of defaming former Minnesota governor Jesse Ventura and who died last year said in a videotaped deposition played Wednesday at a trial that he encountered a loud and belligerent Ventura at a bar in 2006 and...
  • Donald Sterling calls wife 'pig' after her testimony in Clippers hearing

    After a second day of fiery testimony from her husband, Shelly Sterling took the stand in a trial that may decide if she acted legally when she seized control of the Sterling Family Trust and sold the Clippers. Soon after, Judge Michael Levanas called...