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Meet the Modern-Day Cinderella Who Has Won $2M in Damages Against Her Parents

Meet the Modern-Day Cinderella Who Has Won $2M in Damages Against Her Parents

Originally posted 02/26/2015 04:00PM

A farmer's daughter dubbed the "Cowshed Cinderella" is celebrating Thursday after winning a massive payout from her parents.

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Manhunt Underway for Maryland Bank Robbers Dubbed the 'Black Hat Bandits'

Originally posted 02/26/2015 12:20PM

A manhunt is underway for a pair of bank robbers known as the "Black Hat Bandits."

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850 Matches Found in FBI Database After Houston Clears Rape Kit Backlog

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850 Matches Found in FBI Database After Houston Clears Rape Kit Backlog

Originally posted 02/26/2015 12:15PM

Evidence from more than 6,600 rape kits, some of which went untested for three decades, has produced 850 matches in the FBI's database, the Houston Forensic Science Center said in a statement released on Monday.

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Former Police Chief Claims JonBenét Ramsey Case Was Mishandled

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Former Police Chief Claims JonBenét Ramsey Case Was Mishandled

Originally posted 02/26/2015 12:00PM

A former Boulder, Colorado, police chief who investigated the death of 6-year-old beauty queen JonBenét Ramsey has acknowledged the murder case was mishandled.

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Oscars Had Nothing to Do with American Sniper Trial Guilty Verdict: Lawyer

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Eddie Ray Routh Will Appeal Guilty Verdict in American Sniper Trial This Week

Originally posted 02/25/2015 07:45PM

While American Sniper hero Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield's families praised Tuesday's verdict finding Eddie Ray Routh guilty of their murders, his lawyer tells PEOPLE he plans to appeal.

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Lindsay Lohan Skimped on Community Service, Judge Rules

Lindsay Lohan Skimped on Community Service, Judge Rules

Originally posted 02/25/2015 07:10PM

Lindsay Lohan is still on the hook for 125 out of the 240 total hours of community service she was ordered to complete stemming from a reckless driving charge in 2012, a California judge ordered Wednesday.

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Who Shot This Pennsylvania Mother of 4?

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Pennsylvania Murder Mystery: Snowplow Operators Find Woman Shot Dead in Car

Originally posted 02/25/2015 04:30PM

Police say 37-year-old Mya Ann Grady was on her way to work at Lady Luck Casino when she was shot in the head and left for dead in her car on the side of a Pennsylvania highway.

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Maraschino Cherry Tycoon Shoots Himself After Police Discover His Factory Is Actually a Front for Growing Pot

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Maraschino Cherry Tycoon Shoots Himself After Police Discover His Factory Is Actually a Front for Growing Pot

Originally posted 02/25/2015 03:30PM

The owner of one of the country's largest maraschino cherry suppliers fatally shot himself on Tuesday after authorities allegedly discovered his Brooklyn factory was a front for a drug operation.

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Fears Rise for 3 Teen Girls Who Fled to Syria Allegedly to Join ISIS

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Fears Rise for 3 Teen Girls Who Fled to Syria Allegedly to Join ISIS

Originally posted 02/25/2015 03:10PM

The families of three British teenage girls have spent their eighth anguished day hoping for news of the trio's whereabouts after they left home and headed for war-torn Syria.

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Top Model Mirjana Puhar Dead in Apparent Triple Homicide

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America's Next Top Model Alum Mirjana Puhar Dead in Apparent Triple Homicide

Originally posted 02/25/2015 02:20PM

Former America's Next Top Model contestant Mirjana Puhar was found dead in a Charlotte, North Carolina, apartment on Tuesday. She was 19.

Puhar was one of three victims, including her boyfriend, Jonathan Alvarado, 23, and Jusmar Gonzaga-Garcia, 21. Gonzaga-Garcia was Alvarado's best friend and roommate, according to TMZ.

A source tells TMZ that a friend of Puhar and her boyfriend heard the gunshots and called the police after entering the home and finding the bodies.

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