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1 hr ago | Courier-Post
A southern New Jersey man is now headed to prison after he unsuccessfully sought to withdraw his guilty plea in the slaying of a man found shot to death at an apartment complex.
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5 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Two California Republicans who are running for governor are sticking to familiar themes and familiar faces as they try to win over new supporters at this weekend's party convention in Burlingame.
9 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
Two Atlantic City men who fired several shots into a group of teens outside a city apartment complex have each been sentenced to 15 years in state prison.
14 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
Michael Cartenuto, 50, was sentenced after he violated a No Contact Order of Protection on three different dates: January 3, 2013, February 9, 2013, and February 24, 2013.
18 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
A Saratoga County judge on Friday sentenced a Greenfield woman to four years in state prison for possessing methamphetamines and items used to manufacture "meth," prosecutors said.
A judge sentenced a Wisconsin man to 27 years in state prison Friday for drugging and sexually assaulting eight women.
Bob Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, from Clark Gable to Tom Cruise, died Friday.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's attorneys are seeking documents from two federal agencies that they hope to use to attack the credibility of the government's expected star witness in his public... Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's attorneys are seeking documents from two federal agencies that they hope to use to attack the credibility of ... (more)
A convicted murderer praised for maintaining a stellar record during his 39 years behind bars may soon become the rare Iowa inmate to be freed after being sentenced to life in prison.
Questions are being raised about the convictions of two men who were sentenced to long prison terms for a 1996 Norfolk rape.
A southern Kentucky woman has been sentenced to 15 years in state prison after telling a court she set her trailer on fire with two people inside.
Rapper Torence " Lil Boosie " Hatch was ordered Thursday to perform 100 hours of community service in New Orleans as part of his four-year probation term stemming from a 2009 guilty plea to a marijuana possession charge.
Five prison guards from Autry State Prison in Mitchell County have lost their jobs and are facing charges after an investigation from the Georgia Department of Corrections.
An attorney for one of two men sentenced to death in a gruesome Connecticut home invasion says the prisoner sent suicidal letters before he was found unresponsive in his cell Monday.
A Hudson Valley man has been sentenced to 44 years to life in state prison for killing a 67-year-old woman whose body was found in her home on Thanksgiving Day 2012.
Two former Maryland correctional officers have been sentenced to probation for their roles in the 2008 beating of an inmate at the Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.