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Crime & Courts

Woman Arrested After Posting Selfies in Stolen Dress

Originally posted 07/21/2014 12:00PM

Police investigating the theft of clothing and jewelry from a southern Illinois boutique say they arrested a woman after she posted Facebook photos of herself wearing one of the stolen items.

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Jury Awards Smoker's Widow $23.6 Billion

Jury Awards Widow of Smoker $23.6 Billion in Punitive Damages

Originally posted 07/20/2014 10:00AM

The nation's No. 2 cigarette maker is vowing to fight a jury verdict of $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer.

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Watch: Seattle Pacific Shooting Victims Honored in Moving Music Video

Filmmaker Pays Tribute to Seattle Pacific College Shooting Victims in Bear's Den Video 'Elysium'

Originally posted 07/19/2014 07:10PM

When filmmaker Marcus Haney visited Seattle in June, he intended to shoot a music video for British band Bear's Den's new song "Elysium." But the end product was much more heartbreaking than anyone could have imagined.

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Filed Under: Death, Murder, Shootings, Seattle
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RHOA's Apollo Nida: 'I Doubt' My Marriage to Phaedra Will Survive Prison

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Convicted Real Housewives of Atlanta Star Apollo Nida Slams Wife Phaedra

Originally posted 07/19/2014 02:05PM

The Real Housewives of Atlanta's Apollo Nida hasn't even started serving his eight-year prison sentence, but he's already questioning his marriage with Phaedra Parks.

Asked point-blank if their relationship would weather his time behind bars, Nida responded matter-of-factly.

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Casey Kasem's Remains Are Missing, Daughter's Lawyer Says

Casey Kasem's Body Is Missing from Funeral Home: Daughter's Lawyer

Originally posted 07/19/2014 10:55AM

A judge has granted Casey Kasem's daughter a temporary restraining order preventing the famous radio host's wife from cremating his remains, but it's unclear where those remains are or whether they've already been disposed of.

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Alleged Shoplifter Wins $510,000 Settlement for Breaking Ankle During Arrest

Alleged Shoplifter Wins $510,000 Settlement for Breaking Ankle During Arrest

Originally posted 07/18/2014 06:45AM

It's often said that crime doesn't pay. Yet Kevin Jarman is apparently a notable exception.

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Cassidy Stay Weeps at Her Family's Funeral

Funeral Held for Family Gunned Down in Texas

Originally posted 07/17/2014 10:45AM

Six white caskets containing the bodies of a suburban Houston couple and four of their five children were wheeled into a church Wednesday for funeral services not far from where the family was gunned down at their home a week ago.

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Woman Lives with Mother's Skeletal Remains for Years

Woman Lives with Mother's Skeletal Remains for Years

Originally posted 07/17/2014 09:30AM

It's unclear what really went on behind the locked door of apartment 5-B in a building in Brooklyn's Borough Park. The 28-year-old resident, Chava Stirn, largely kept to herself and rarely left the apartment. Through the windows, neighbors saw trash piling up. Some neighbors detected an odd smell, while others never noticed a thing.

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Filed Under: Crime & Courts, Crime
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Openly Gay South Carolina Police Chief Gets Job Back

Fired Lesbian Police Chief Re-Hired After South Carolina Town Rallies Against Mayor

Originally posted 07/17/2014 06:15AM

Crystal Moore, the openly gay police chief of Latta, South Carolina, cried when she lost her job in April, fired by Mayor Earl Bullard, a man who has condemned her lifestyle as "questionable."

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Credit: Charles Sykes/AP; Inset: Beck Starr/FilmMagic
John McEnroe and Tatum O'Neal's Son Arrested for Drugs

John McEnroe and Tatum O'Neal's Son Kevin Arrested for Drug Possession

Originally posted 07/16/2014 06:00PM

Kevin McEnroe, the oldest son of tennis champ John McEnroe and his ex-wife, actress Tatum O'Neal, was arrested on drug charges in N.Y.C. on Tuesday.

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