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Teacher Who Had Sex with 3 Students Gets 22 Years Despite Tearful Apology

Teacher Who Had Sex with 3 Students Gets 22 Years Despite Tearful Apology

Originally posted 07/03/2015 12:30PM

Despite a tearful plea for clemency, a 30-year-old Florida teacher was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in jail for having sex dozens of times with three 17-year-old students – one of whom got her pregnant.

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Woman Shot Dead in Front of Her Family in Random Attack on San Francisco Pier: 'Dad, Help me! Help me!'

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Woman Shot Dead in Front of Her Family in Random Attack on San Francisco Pier: 'Dad, Help me! Help me!'

Originally posted 07/03/2015 09:00AM

A woman who had recently moved to San Francisco was shot and killed on Wednesday night while walking along Pier 14 with her family – in a seemingly random attack.

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Man Charged with Murder of Missing Arizona Couple – As Police Reveal Drug Connection

Man Charged with Murder of Missing Arizona Couple – As Police Reveal Drug Connection

Originally posted 07/03/2015 07:00AM

A man has been charged with murdering an Arizona couple who disappeared almost two weeks ago, and whose bodies were found Thursday. Investigators revealed they are investigating whether the killings are related to a drug deal gone bad.

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Father and Sons Poisoned on Caribbean Vacation Remain Paralyzed

Father and Sons Poisoned on Caribbean Vacation Remain Paralyzed

Originally posted 07/03/2015 01:30AM

A Delaware family who were poisoned by pesticide while vacationing in St. John in March remain in a serious condition and are unlikely to fully recover, the Governor of the Caribbean island said in a press conference on Tuesday.

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Sean 'Diddy' Combs Won't Face Felony Charges Over UCLA Scuffle | Sean P. Diddy Combs

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Won't Face Felony Charges Over UCLA Scuffle

Originally posted 07/02/2015 08:45PM

Sean "Diddy" Combs won't face felony assault and battery charges stemming from his dispute with a UCLA football coach last month.

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Joyce Mitchell 'Adamantly Denies' David Sweat's Claims that She Wanted Husband Killed, Lawyer Says

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Joyce Mitchell 'Adamantly Denies' David Sweat's Claims that She Wanted Husband Killed, Lawyer Says

Originally posted 07/02/2015 08:00PM

It's a case of he said, she said.

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Why Escaped Convict David Sweat Is Being So Cooperative with Police

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Escaped Convict David Sweat 'Burned Bridges' at Clinton Correctional: 'He Will Not Be Welcome by Inmates'

Originally posted 07/02/2015 03:00PM

Since his capture on Sunday, escaped convict David Sweat has been very forthcoming with authorities about his three weeks on the lam with fellow escapee Richard Matt, 49.

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Dylann Roof's Sister Created GoFundMe to Pay for 'Dream Honeymoon' Because She Had to Cancel Wedding After Charleston Massacre

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Amber Roof, Sister of Alleged Charleston Gunman Dylann Roof, Creates GoFundMe Page to Pay for 'Dream Honeymoon' After Massacre Forced Her to Cancel Wedding

Originally posted 07/02/2015 01:00PM

Amber Roof, the older sister of alleged Charleston church massacre gunman Dylann Roof, has created a GoFundMe page asking for donations to pay for her wedding and honeymoon after her brother's actions forced her first wedding to be canceled, PEOPLE confirms.

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Son of Barney Creator Gets 15 Years in Prison for Shooting Neighbor

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Son of Barney Creator Gets 15 Years in Prison for Shooting Neighbor

Originally posted 07/02/2015 12:00PM

Patrick Leach, the son of Barney & Friends creator Sheryl Leach, was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years in jail for shooting his neighbor in Malibu, California, in 2013 after they got into an argument.

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Mom Who Admitted to Injecting Son's IV Bag with Feces Gets 6 Years in Prison

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Mom Who Admitted to Injecting Son's IV Bag with Feces Gets 6 Years in Prison

Originally posted 07/02/2015 10:55AM

A West Virginia mother who admitted to deliberately injecting her sick son's IV bag with feces at a Cincinnati hospital wept as she was sentenced to just six years in prison on Wednesday.

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