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Police shut down 12,000-light Halloween home

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No treat for Southern California Halloween lovers as police pull the plug on gigantic music-and-light show

Supreme Court stays Missouri inmate's execution

2 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Mark Christeson was scheduled to die at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, until the U.S. Supreme Court stepped in, citing flawed legal counsel

Report: Man killed for refusing to buy alcohol

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Police near St. Paul, Minn. say Terrence Woods, 25, was gunned down for refusing to buy alcohol for minors

Charges against cop blamed on his foot fetish

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Houston-area police officer allegedly had unseemly interaction with at least one woman, nad is charged with "official oppression"

"Hello Kitty" arrested...woman in costume, that is

2 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Maine woman's cartoon character getup didn't deter police from arresting her for driving drunk; maybe just the opposite?

Fate of Broncos fan who vanished during game determined

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He disappeared from Denver's Sports Authority Field during halftime

NYPD prepares for possibility of drone attacks

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When police in the country's biggest city warn about a potential terror threat, people notice. CBS News learned just how far along New York police are in planning a response to a security risk from drones. Jeff Pegues reports.

Mother of 4 Killed in Road-Rage Shooting

Oakland man Luis Lopez Gallegos says he is now a widower with four children to raise—just because someone didn't like the way he drove. In what police are probing as a road-rage attack, 30-year-old Perla Avina was shot dead Sunday afternoon as the couple drove home from a supermarket,...

Missouri Man Gets Last-Minute Stay of Execution

The US Supreme Court has granted a last-minute stay of execution Missouri man who killed a woman and her two children, citing concerns that his legal counsel was ineffective. Mark Christeson, 35, was scheduled to die by injection a minute after midnight at the state prison in Bonne Terre. The...

Possible murder suicide in suburban NYC halts commuter line

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Police were investigating the deaths of woman and a man who were found within a mile of each other in Farmingdale, N.Y. to determine if they were related

Former MLB’er Jose Canseco accidentaly shoots self in hand

Former major leaguer Jose Canseco accidentally shot himself in the hand while cleaning his gun http://t.co/K2nIUhX2md pic.twitter.com/yWkrQ5bCG9 — NBC News (@NBCNews) October 29, 2014

Judge's alleged spousal abuse case has some seeking his resignation

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Federal judge Mark Fuller is facing criminal charges after a domestic incident involving his wife; his future on the bench is also at risk

Man Robbed Bank In Zebra Print Dress: Cops

ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A man accused of wearing a zebra print dress while robbing a New Hampshire bank has been arrested. Foster's Daily Democrat (... Read more: Dumb Crime, Caught on Camera, Bart Augustus, Bart Augustus Zebra Print Dress, Weird for Aol, Weird News News

Man Arrested For Pot Tells Cops He's Denzel Washington

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man being arrested on charges of illegal marijuana possession told police he was Academy Award-winning actor... Read more: Weird for Aol, Dumb Crime, Mug Shots, Justin Lee Seay, Justin Lee Seay Denzel Washington, Holly-Weird, Weird Photos & Videos, Weird News News

Cops: Mom threatened to drive off bridge with kids

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Authorities in Anne Arundel County, Md. issue Amber Alert for two young children

Polo mogul convicted again in Palm Beach DUI

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John Goodman says his Bentley malfunctioned before he slammed into another car in 2010, killing the driver; prosecutors argued he was drunk

Report: Arrest in N.C. courthouse shooting

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Police were still searching for a second suspect after a shooting Tuesday that left two men injured

"Dead" Ga. banker sentenced to 30 years for fraud

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Aubrey Lee Price, who stole $40 million from investors and was mistakenly declared dead, is going to prison for investment fraud

Scientists Link 2 Genes to Violent Behavior

A new study might be inching us closer to the possibility that the worst criminals can blame their behavior on bad genes. In the study of 900 convicts in Finland, researchers found that those with mutated forms of two genes were 13 times more likely to have a history of...

Hazing trial begins in FAMU drum major's death

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Prosecutor tells jurors Dante Martin led "dark tradition" that ended in death of Florida A&M band member Robert Champion

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