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Parole recommended for Charles Manson follower

Parole recommended for Charles Manson follower

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — After 43 years in prison and 30 parole hearings, parole officials on Thursday again decided it is safe to free Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis.

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Parole recommended for Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis

Parole recommended for Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis

FILE - This March 12, 2014, file photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Bruce Davis. Parole Commissioners are scheduled to consider for the 30th time, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, if Davis should be paroled in the 1969 slaying of musician Gary Hinman …

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Father punches man being sentenced for daughter's slaying

DETROIT — A father punched a man being sentenced for the beating death of his 3-year-old daughter.

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Audit: Casey missing nearly $300K after clerk admits theft

DES MOINES, Iowa — The city clerk for the small western Iowa city of Casey cost the city $300,000 over at least six years by charging personal expenses on credit cards and failing to deposit into city accounts utility payments, state auditors alleged Thursday in an investigation prompted by …

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Montana doctor charged in death of 2 patients

HELENA, Mont. — A southwestern Montana doctor has been arrested on suspicion of overprescribing pain medication, leading to the deaths of two patients and potential harm to nine others, Ravalli County authorities said.

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WWI cannon swiped from outside Veterans of Foreign Wars post

BENTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A World War I cannon was stolen from outside a Veterans of Foreign Wars building in Michigan, and an official is concerned it could be sold for scrap metal.

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Girls named Destiny questioned in cliffside vandalism case

Girls named Destiny questioned in cliffside vandalism case

BOISE, Idaho — Sheriff's deputies have interviewed more than a dozen girls named "Destiny" trying to crack a vandalism case where someone spray-painted a prom invitation on a southwest Idaho cliffside.

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Girls named Destiny questioned in cliffside vandalism case

Girls named Destiny questioned in cliffside vandalism case

FILE - This Tuesday, May 5, 2015 file photo provided by the Ada County Sheriff’s office shows a message "Destiny, Prom?" painted in large pink and blue letters on the side of the Black Cliffs east of Boise. Sheriff’s deputies have interviewed more than a dozen girls named “Destiny” trying to…

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Girls named Destiny questioned in cliffside vandalism case

Girls named Destiny questioned in cliffside vandalism case

FILE - This Tuesday, May 5, 2015 file photo provided by the Ada County Sheriff’s office shows a message "Destiny, Prom?" painted in large pink and blue letters on the side of the Black Cliffs east of Boise. Sheriff’s deputies have interviewed more than a dozen girls named “Destiny” trying to…

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Man accused of posing as officer, raping woman in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — A Portland man remains in jail on suspicion of raping a woman and posing as a law enforcement officer.

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Man tells jury firefighter 'manipulated' hitman to murder

Man tells jury firefighter 'manipulated' hitman to murder

LAS VEGAS — An ex-convict-turned-Christian who described a homeless handyman telling him he'd killed a woman added for a Nevada jury that he believes a Las Vegas firefighter masterminded the crime.

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Man tells jury firefighter 'manipulated' hitman to murder

Man tells jury firefighter 'manipulated' hitman to murder

George Tiaffay appears in court Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Las Vegas. Tiaffay is accused of hiring a homeless man to kill his wife Shauna Tiaffay nearly three years ago. (AP Photo/John Locher)

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St. Louis police, city accused of 'sham investigation'

ST. LOUIS — A man who spent three years in prison before his robbery conviction was overturned has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of St. Louis, its prosecutors and police.

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Man loses custody battle for kids living with sex offender

OMAHA, Neb. — The Nebraska Court of Appeals rejected a father's request for custody of his daughters to get them out of the home of their mother, who is married to a registered sex offender.

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Bail set for 27-year-old fraternity member accused of rapes

LOGAN, Utah — Bail has been set at $500,000 for the 27-year-old Utah State University student facing rape charges.

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Ashley Madison users in US sue cheating website over breach

Ashley Madison users in US sue cheating website over breach

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eight people across the U.S. who registered to use Ashley Madison are suing the website for cheaters after hackers released personal and detailed information of millions of users, including financial data and sexual proclivities.

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Injured firearms instructor faces criminal charges

HILLSBORO, Ore. — A firearms instructor who was seriously injured when he was hit by shrapnel during a training session is facing criminal allegations in connection to the incident.

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New law keeps hospitals from billing sex assault survivors

CHICAGO — Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is hailing a new state law that will prevent hospitals from billing survivors of sexual assault for medical forensic exams.

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Police: Visiting minister stole 'in the name of the Lord'

BARBERTON, Ohio — Police say a visiting minister at a northeast Ohio church stole up to $50,000 from an elderly member of the congregation under the guise of helping others "in the name of the Lord."

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Santeria spiritualist sought over backyard body

LA PUENTE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities Tuesday sought a Santeria spiritualist for murder after digging up the body of his former lover in a Southern California backyard.

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