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  • Up to 6 bikers involved in beating of SUV driver, court papers say

    Up to 6 bikers involved in beating of SUV driver, court papers say
    As many as six motorcyclists were involved in the beating of an SUV driver following a wild chase along the west side of Manhattan, according to charges filed when  a new suspect was arraigned on Tuesday.   Craig Wright, 29, of Brooklyn, was arraigned...
  • Gang 'tax collector' convicted in infant's death claims innocence

    Gang 'tax collector' convicted in infant's death claims innocence
    A Los Angeles Superior Court judge cut off a man convicted for his role in the 2007 shooting death of an infant near MacArthur Park as he briefly claimed his innocence at a sentencing hearing Thursday. Juvenal Cardenas Mejia -- a longtime gang "tax...
  • Fined porn producer fires back against AIDS healthcare group

    Fined porn producer fires back against AIDS healthcare group
    A San Francisco-based adult film company that was fined nearly $60,000 for occupational safety and health complaints fired back at an AIDS healthcare group, saying it was "fear-mongering about HIV to push a political agenda." The statement from Marc...
  • No Hollywood ending to piracy off Somalia

     No Hollywood ending to piracy off Somalia
    The Tom Hanks movie "Captain Phillips," which opens Friday, will focus attention — again — on piracy off the coast of Somalia. The movie, in which (spoiler alert) the bad guys get caught, unfortunately might lead you to think that this is a...
  • Police union manager who stole $360,000 gets 4 years in prison

    Police union manager who stole $360,000 gets 4 years in prison
    The office manager for a police union in Anaheim was sentenced Friday to four years in state prison for embezzling more than $360,000 by using a typewriter to change the amount on her paychecks. Cindy Ann Su’a of Whittier was the only paid...
  • Snowden, reading 'Crime and Punishment,' may see his own plight

    Snowden, reading 'Crime and Punishment,' may see his own plight
    Imagine the mood in which Edward Snowden finds himself in the second month of exile in shabby back rooms of Moscow’s cavernous international airport. No window on the outside world. No company or conversation. Probably nothing good to read left on...
  • Group fined after alleged dirty tricks against gay San Diego candidate

    Group fined after alleged dirty tricks against gay San Diego candidate
    SAN DIEGO -- A political action committee that apparently formed last year to hurt the San Diego mayoral bid of Carl DeMaio by reminding voters that he is gay has been fined $7,500 for violating campaign disclosure laws. The group, called...
  • Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch can take the direct route

     Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch can take the direct route
    RENTON, Wash. — Marshawn Lynch once made the earth shake. Now, he does the same to Seattle Seahawks headquarters. The Pro Bowl running back ambles into the locker room at lunchtime, attaches his smartphone to a speaker in his locker and cranks...
  • Edward Snowden won't face death penalty in U.S., Holder says

    Edward Snowden won't face death penalty in U.S., Holder says
    WASHINGTON -- Edward Snowden will not face the death penalty or torture if he is returned to the United States to face espionage charges, U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. has assured his Russian counterpart in an effort to dissuade Moscow from...
  • Cleveland kidnapping victim Amanda Berry appears at Nelly concert

    Cleveland kidnapping victim Amanda Berry appears at Nelly concert
    A day after her captor was sentenced to life in prison, Cleveland kidnapping survivor Amanda Berry made her first public appearance at a Saturday evening concert in Cleveland. Berry, 27, came on stage with her family and the rapper Nelly, but did not...
  • Saudi princess to be arraigned on human trafficking charges

    Saudi princess to be arraigned on human trafficking charges
    A Saudi royal princess accused of human trafficking for allegedly forcing a Kenyan woman to work for her as a domestic servant will be back in court Monday morning. Meshael Alayban, 42, is scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Orange County Superior...