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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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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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Bodies Found as Person of Interest Is Detained in Disappearance of Arizona Couple

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Bodies Found as Person of Interest Is Detained in Disappearance of Arizona Couple

Originally posted 07/02/2015 07:00AM

Police have found what they believe to be the bodies of a Maricopa, Arizona, couple who went missing more than a week ago. The discovery came just hours after police announced that they had detained a "person of interest" in the pair's disappearance.

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New York Prison Investigated for Possible Drug Ring and Corruption After Convicted Murderers' Escape: Source

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New York Prison Investigated for Possible Drug Ring and Corruption After Convicted Murderers' Escape: Source

Originally posted 07/01/2015 02:25PM

Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York is being investigated for a possible drug ring and more, PEOPLE confirms.

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Trust Betrayed: Michigan Cancer Doctor Poisoned Patients for Profit

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Michigan Oncologist Faces Life in Prison After Poisoning Patients for Profit

Originally posted 07/01/2015 01:30PM

Patricia Hester was at work when a co-worker spotted her oncologist on the news. Dr. Farid Fata, a renowned Michigan doctor specializing in cancer, was arrested for fraud.

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