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Police: Bathroom cameras may have filmed hundreds

NEWARK, Del. — State officials say hundreds of women may have been secretly videotaped from cameras found hidden in bathrooms at the University of Delaware.

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Federal court upholds Fla.'s docs vs. glocks law

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida law restricting what doctors can tell patients about gun ownership was deemed to be constitutional Friday by a federal appeals court, which said it legitimately regulates professional conduct and doesn't violate the doctors' First Amendment free speech rights.

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States' use of execution drugs varies widely

States' use of execution drugs varies widely

The prolonged execution of an Arizona death row inmate with a new, two-drug combo has highlighted the patchwork approach that states now take with lethal drugs, with types, combinations and dosages varying widely. A question and answer look at how the disparity came about and why, following …

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States' use of execution drugs varies widely

States' use of execution drugs varies widely

The two-hour execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood in Arizona on Wednesday used a new two-drug combination and raised questions about why so many states have stopped using a three-drug mixture they had used for many years in lethal injections.

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Poor weather called likely cause of Algerian jet crash

Poor weather called likely cause of Algerian jet crash

PARIS — Aviation experts, criminal investigators and soldiers began converging Friday on an isolated patch of restive Mali to search for clues that might explain why an Air Algerie jetliner fell from the sky in a storm and apparently disintegrated on impact.

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Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash

Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash

This photo provided Friday July 25, 2014 by the French army shows a helicopter at the site of the plane crash in Mali. French soldiers secured a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, the French president said. Terrorism hasn't b…

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FBI investigating scam targeting immigrant children’s families

DALLAS — The FBI is investigating how scammers obtained confidential information to defraud migrant children’s families of thousands of dollars by telling them they needed to pay a fee to get their children out of federal custody.

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Ruth Marcus: Will justices again save Obamacare?

Ruth Marcus: Will justices again save Obamacare?

Roberts zealously guards the court's institutional standing against accusations of overreaching.

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Man gets 3½ years in prison for $5M violin theft

Man gets 3½ years in prison for $5M violin theft

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee man whose stun gun was used in the theft of a $5 million Stradivarius violin in January was sentenced Thursday to 3½ years in prison.

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Man gets 3½ years in prison for $5M violin theft

Man gets 3½ years in prison for $5M violin theft

FILE - In this combination file photos provided by the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office is Salah Salahadyn, right, and Universal K. Allah, left, both of Milwaukee. Salahadyn and co-defendant Allah, suspects in the theft of a $5 million Stradivarius violin taken from a Milwaukee concertmaste…

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From Southern Arizona's police blotters.

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Man stole $5,500 worth of cigarettes, police say

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Utility crew finds body in manhole

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Tucson firefighters rescue man in trench

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Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

PASCUA YAQUI INDIAN RESERVATION — Tribal police chief Michael Valenzuela drove through darkened desert streets, turned into a Circle K convenience store and pointed to the spot beyond the reservation line where his officers used to take the non-Indian men who battered Indian women.

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Man arrested after fatal midtown crash

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Tucson man arrested in deadly crash

Tucson man arrested in deadly crash

Bystanders chased after the driver of a car Tucson police say ran a red light and caused a fatal wreck Tuesday night in midtown.

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Man killed by Sierra Vista officer during traffic stop ID'd

A man shot and killed by a Sierra Vista police officer during a traffic stop Sunday was identified as Lauro Jesus Avechuco, officials said.

April 15, 2014 4:45 pm
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Police: 2 women left baby in car to shoplift

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