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Sergio Rodriguez, 26, was sentenced to 14 years in prison for aiming a laser pointer at a Fresno Police Department helicopter
Police say a male student at a Philadelphia high school is expected to be criminally charged for allegedly threatening a school administrator online
Authorities seek apparent prankster who incited fear at theater in Anne Arundel County, Md.
Moviegoers at a Cinemark movie theater in Arundel Mills, Md., were sent into a panic after someone set off fireworks inside the theater. The loud explosions caused many to believe a gun was being fired, and the entire theater was evacuated. Police believe a man seen on surveillance video is responsible for the incident. WJZ-TV's Christinie Ileto reports.
A judge has vacated Ford's murder conviction and death sentence and ordered his release from prison; he was wrongly convicted in the 1983 killing of a Shreveport jeweler
Allan Kustok, a 63-year-old businessman, was found guilty Tuesday of fatally shooting his wife as she lay in bed in Sept. 2010
District Judge Michael Shubatt said Tuesday that Isaiah Sweet will serve life in prison without the possibility of parole in the May 2012 shooting deaths of Janet and Richard Sweet at their home in Manchester, Iowa
CBS affiliate KHOU reports two young Houston women, who were said to be in a relationship, were found dead next to a dumpster in Port Bolivar Friday and now cops are looking for a suspect
Authorities say 25-year-old Mickey Roy Anderson, Sr. is the only fugitive still at-large after three men escaped the Colorado River Indian Tribes jail on Sunday morning by assaulting a detention officer
Officials of Lakewood Church - led by popular televangelist pastor Osteen - told members someone broke into the church's safe on Sunday and stole money, checks and credit card statements; one report says theft could be $600,000
Zachary Adams pleaded not guilty Tuesday to kidnapping and murdering long-missing Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo
Two teens are being held in the death of 17-year-old Wylie East High School student Ivan Mejia after police in Texas apprehended the suspects allegedly trying to dump the victim's body
Nicholas Savino pleaded guilty Monday to posting a threat on the White House website last August that said, "President Obama the Anti-Christ... you will stand down or be shot dead."
Nadya Suleman, single mother of 14 children including octuplets, pleaded not guilty to a fourth count of welfare fraud alleging she wrongly collected an additional $10K in benefits from the state of California
Eric Toth, who was once on the FBI's "Ten Most Wanted" fugitives list, apologized in court Tuesday for videotaping children using the bathroom at the Washington, D.C. school he worked at
The attorney for 29-year-old Ryan Ferguson, Kathleen Zellner, alleges fabricated evidence in the case and the lack of a complete police investigation into the 2001 killing of Kent Heitholt in the 50-page complaint
Alyssa Bustamante was 15 years old in 2009 when she killed Elizabeth Olten and buried her in a wooded area west of Jefferson City, Mo., later writing in her diary that it was an "ahmazing" experience
Steven Hayes is one of two men imprisoned for the 2007 Cheshire home invasion in Connecticut that killed Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her two daughters
Myra Lewis, 2, was last seen playing with her little sister outside their Camden, Miss. home on the morning of Saturday, March 1
With pot use becoming more acceptable, and an industry taking root, why are some people still doing life without parole in U.S. prisons for non-violent marijuana offenses?