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Young Florida Couple Arrested for Squatting In Million-Dollar Home

Young Florida Couple Arrested for Squatting In Million-Dollar Home

Originally posted 12/12/2014 07:30PM

Most married couples in their young 20s are not moving into a mansion valued at more than $1 million – unless you're Justin and Jenna Dean, who did just that without spending a dime.

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Body Found in Car Trunk Identified as Missing California Mom of Rescued Boys

Body Found in Car Trunk Identified as Missing California Mom of Rescued Boys

Originally posted 12/12/2014 02:20PM

Police have identified a body found Wednesday in a car trunk as Erica Perez, the missing California mother whose husband was arrested on Thursday following a freeway standoff.

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Another New Jersey Girl Sues Her Parents for Tuition – and Wins!

Another New Jersey Girl Sues Her Parents for Tuition – and Wins!

Originally posted 12/12/2014 12:30PM

The parents of a 21-year-old New Jersey woman have been ordered to pay $16,000 a year in college fees for her, even though they haven't had a relationship with her in two years.

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Bali Suitcase Murder Suspect's Attorney: She's 'Innocent' & 'Struggling Emotionally'

Suspect Heather Mack's Attorney Speaks Exclusively to PEOPLE

Originally posted 12/11/2014 08:00PM

Sometime in the coming weeks, prosecutors in Bali will decide how – or if – they will charge Americans Heather Mack and Tommy Schaefer, arrested in August after the battered body of Mack's mother was discovered stuffed in a suitcase in the trunk of a cab at a luxury resort on the island.

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Missing Family's Father Arrested in Freeway Standoff a Day After Woman's Body Found

Originally posted 12/11/2014 07:45PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "3937410089001" "" "" "auto"] The mystery of a missing California family with four boys ended dramatically Thursday morning alongside a freeway when California Highway Patrol officers tackled and arrested the father, Daniel Perez, one day after the body of a woman was found in the trunk of one of the family's cars.

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Police Officer Buys Eggs for Grandma Caught Shoplifting

Police Officer Buys Eggs for Grandma Caught Shoplifting

Originally posted 12/11/2014 07:00PM

The holiday spirit is definitely in the air in one town in Alabama.

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Heroes Among Us: How Gabe Sonnier Went from Being a Janitor to School Principal

Heroes Among Us

How a Louisiana Man Went from Being a School Janitor to School Principal

Originally posted 12/11/2014 03:10PM

When Laci Polotzola walked the halls as a student at Port Barre Elementary in Port Barre, Louisiana, she'd often wave at the jovial janitor, Joseph "Gabe" Sonnier.

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Fatal Attraction Copycat? Man Charged after Killing and Eating Ex's Rabbit

Fatal Attraction Copycat? Man Charged after Killing and Eating Ex's Rabbit

Originally posted 12/11/2014 01:00PM

Recalling one of cinema's most memorable relationship-gone-sour scenes, a California man has been charged with animal cruelty after killing and eating his ex-girlfriend's rabbit and threatening to do the same to her.

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Fugitive Mom Released on Bail After Turning Herself In

Genevieve Kelley Prohibited from Seeing Daughter After Getting Out of Jail

Originally posted 12/10/2014 08:35PM

Genevieve Kelley, who turned herself in to authorities on Nov. 17 after disappearing a decade ago with her daughter, has been released on $50,000 bail.

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Murdered Teen's Dad: She Told Police Who Set Her on Fire

Mississippi Police Still Seeking Clues in Case of Teenager Burned to Death

Originally posted 12/10/2014 05:10PM

It was supposed to be a quick dinner stop, but it ended in tragedy.

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