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OROVILLE >> A jury restarted deliberations Thursday in the trial of a Yankee Hill man charged with killing his roommate in January 2012.
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An Oklahoma death row inmate who died following a problematic execution succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after the state's prisons chief halted efforts to kill him, an autopsy report released Thursday says.
Woman charged with assault for hitting woman and child with four-wheeler: A Mountain Village resident has been charged with assault after allegedly hitting a woman and her child with a four-wheeler, Alaska State Troopers report.
A Red Bank man who admitted he was responsible for the 2011 stabbing death of another Red Bank man was sentenced to 14 years in a New Jersey state prison, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.
An ex-con who set a series of fires inside a Catholic church near Mount Helix, causing more than $200,000 damage, was sentenced Wednesday, Aug. 27 to nearly 29 years in state prison.
A Plainfield man is expected to be sentenced to 11 years in state prison after pleading guilty to drug and weapons charges, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Monday.
A Mukwonago, Wis., man accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a wayside rest stop in 2000 has pleaded not guilty in Chippewa County Court.
Smith pleaded guilty in March to setting a string of fires at the West Glens Falls Fire Department in 2012.
Authorities say an inmate at the state prison in Safford is dead and it appears to be a suicide.
A northern Indiana judge has turned down the request of a murder convict who asked to be executed even though he wasn't sentenced to death.
There is new insight today on a case many of you have been talking about. The Monroe County District Attorney sat down with us to talk about the arrest of a man accused of raping a 14-year-old girl.
A Hercules man was convicted of first-degree murder Wednesday for his role in an alleged scheme to steal marijuana from a man at an Alameda apartment complex three years ago that resulted in the intended victim's death.
An Oceanside man who killed his estranged girlfriend during an argument over her new boyfriend, then stashed her body under a bed near their sleeping children, is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday at the Vista Courthouse.
A hospital nurse has been sentenced to four to 12 years in state prison for an identity theft scheme using patient information.
Attorney General Martha Coakley has named a special prosecutor to conduct a criminal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the 2009 death of a patient at Bridgewater State Hospital.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 03:15 am
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