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  1. Meth, coke distributors bustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Star News

    A Chula Vista man who used to work as a baggage handler at San Diego International Airport was scheduled to surrenderMarch 6 to begin his five-year federal prison term for conspiracy to possess cocaine. Saul Bojorquez, 27, who is also known as Saul Bojorquez Aviles, is the first person sentenced among the 11 people charged in 2014 with conspiracy and smuggling cocaine or methamphetamine in airport bathrooms to couriers.

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  2. Aust Silk Road accused in plea talksRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Yahoo!

    A former Queensland prison employee jailed in New York for allegedly being a key member of the Silk Road online criminal marketplace is negotiating a potential plea deal with US prosecutors. Peter Nash, 42, is accused of having been the Silk Road site's primary moderator and faces a life sentence in a US federal prison if convicted.

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  3. Former Wilkes-Barre Township fire chief in New York federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Former Wilkes-Barre Township fire chief John Yuknavich arrives at the federal courthouse in Scranton on Jan. 22, 2015, for sentencing on charges he stole $45,000 from the township fire department he directed. Bill Tarutis Former Wilkes-Barre Township fire chief John Yuknavich arrives at the federal courthouse in Scranton on Jan. 22, 2015, for sentencing on charges he stole $45,000 from the township fire department he directed.

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  4. US court drops case against Aust analystRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Yahoo!

    After a five-year nightmare that resulted in stints in a Hong Kong psychiatric prison hospital and a notorious New York jail, Australian financial research analyst Trent Martin will soon be a free man. US prosecutors announced on Thursday in a Manhattan court they would drop insider trading charges against Martin and four co-accused.

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  5. I Was a Sixth Grade Bigfoot Set for Frigid New York, 2/19-3/8Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... New York City, nurses at Montefiore Hospital and residents incarcerated at The Metropolitan Correctional Center, New York. Currently she is also the producer and host of Nefarious Laboratory Variety Show. A winner of a Grand Prize Playwriting ...

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  6. Alleged al-Qaida member seized in Libya to face charges in 1998 bombings of US embassies diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Fifteen years after allegedly helping al-Qaida plot the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, Abu Anas al-Libi parked his car on a quiet street in Libya's capital. Within moments, soldiers from the U.S. Army's elite Delta Force forced him at gunpoint into a van and sped away.

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  7. Authorities release image of prosthetic SPORK hook-handed Abu Hamza has to use to eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Jennifer Aniston's lost love revealed: Actress dated actor Daniel McDonald for years before she landed her role on Friends. He later died of a brain tumor, and she believes her fiancA Justin Theroux is his gift from heaven Pictured: Authorities release image of prosthetic SPORK hook-handed hate cleric Abu Hamza has to use to eat in detention center ahead of likely life sentence Pictures of the prosthetic arm fitted with a spork used by hook-handed British hate preacher Abu Hamza have been shown for the first.

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  8. Abu Anas al-Libi Dies Ahead of Terror TrialRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    An accused terrorist succumbed to terminal liver cancer, just weeks ahead of a trial over his alleged role in the bombing of two U.S. Embassies, family confirmed to wire services over the weekend. Nazih Abdul Hamed al Ruqai, better known by his nom de guerre Abu Anas al-Libi, was suspected of having scouted the targets for two U.S. embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania that killed 224 people and wounded thousands in 1998.

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  9. Libyan charged in 1998 US embassy bombings diesRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Fifteen years after allegedly helping al-Qaida plot the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, Abu Anas al-Libi parked his car on a quiet street in Libya's capital. Within moments, soldiers from the U.S. Army's elite Delta Force forced him at gunpoint into a van and sped away.

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  10. Al Qaeda suspect facing trial in New York dies in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Boston.com

    An operative for Al Qaeda who was captured by US commandos in Libya in 2013 and brought to New York to face trial died in government custody Friday night after complications from longstanding medical problems, prosecutors said. The man, Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, also known as Abu Anas al-Libi, had liver cancer.

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  11. Al-Qaida suspect facing trial in New York dies in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Libyan suspected of being an operative for al-Qaida who was captured by U.S. commandos in Libya in 2013 and brought to New York to face trial died in government custody Friday night after complications from long-standing medical problems, prosecutors said. The Libyan, Abu Anas al-Libi, 50, who had liver cancer, was taken to a hospital Wednesday from the Metropolitan Correctional Center, where he was being held pending a trial that was to begin in New York a week from Monday.

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  12. Al Qaeda operative Abu Anas al Libi dies in US hospitalRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Abu Anas al Libi, an alleged al Qaeda operative accused of involvement in the bombings of US embassies in Africa who was captured by US special forces in Libya, died in a US hospital, CNN reported citing his son as saying Saturday. The family was notified by his lawyer in the US that al Libi, whose real name was Nazih al-Ruqaii, died in a hospital Friday evening, Abdel Mouin told CNN phone from Tripoli.

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  13. Final Chapter for Accused Africa BomberBy Jamie DettmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    Abu Anas al Liby denied he was involved in the 1998 bombings in Africa, and his capture in Tripoli in 2013 by U.S. commandos arguably made the situation there worse. The death Friday night in a New York hospital of onetime al Qaeda operative and accused bomber Abu Anas al Liby throws into question the original decision to send in U.S. commandos just over a year ago to snatch him off the streets of his hometown of Tripoli.

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  14. Qaida Suspect Facing Trial in New York Dies in CustodyRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A suspected al-Qaida leader who was to go on trial in New York this month for his alleged role in the 1998 bombings of two U.S. Embassies in East Africa died in government custody Friday night due to complications from longstanding medical problems, federal prosecutors said. The man, Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, also known as Abu Anas al-Libi, had had liver cancer.

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  15. Alleged Plotter of U.S. Embassy Attacks Dies in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | NBC New York

    Abu Anas al-Libi, the terror suspect charged with helping to plot the 1998 bombings of the U.S. Embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, has died in New York at age 50, according to court filings made Saturday. Terror suspect Abu Anas al-Libi has died from health complications while awaiting trial in New York on charges he helped plot the 1998 bombings of the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, according to court filings made Saturday.

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  16. Libyan accused in embassy bombings dies in US custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Abu Anas al-Libi, a man accused by federal prosecutors of being an al-Qaida member involved in the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, died of complications from liver surgery, his wife said Saturday. He was 50. U.S. special forces raided Libya in 2013 and seized him in the streets of the capital, Tripoli, bringing him back to America to stand trial, where the FBI had placed a $5 million bounty out for his capture.

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  17. Al-Qaida suspect dies in custody ahead of trial in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Star Tribune

    A suspected Al-Qaida leader who was to go on trial in New York this month for his alleged role in the 1998 bombings of two U.S. Embassies in East Africa died in government custody Friday night due to complications from long-standing medical problems, federal prosecutors said. The man, Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, also known as Abu Anas al-Libi, had had liver cancer.

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  18. Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist dies just before trial in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Russia Taday

    A man suspected of being a terrorist and scheduled to go on trial in a matter of days has died in New York. Captured by the US in Libya in 2013, he was being held on charges of participating in US embassy bombings in 1998.

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  19. Al-Qaeda suspect dies days before US...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    A Libyan accused over the 1998 Al-Qaeda bombings of US embassies in Africa died on Friday, days before he was to stand trial in New York. This August 1998 picture shows Kenyan residents looking at the US embassy days after the bomb blast that killed at least 280 kenyans and 12 american on August 7, 1998 Abu Anas al-Libi, 50, was on the FBI's most-wanted list with a $5 million price on his head when he was captured by US troops in the Libyan capital Tripoli in October 2013.

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  20. Alleged Al Qaeda Member Suspected in 1998 Embassy Bombings Died in New York on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Ap... Make it six wins in a row for the Gering High boys basketball team. Randy Plummer's crew routed Hershey 62-22 on the opening day of the Cabela's Holiday Basketball Shootout ... -- The Detroit Lions are 7-11 all-time in the playoffs and will travel to Dallas to take on the Cowboys on Sunday in the wild-card round.

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