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Illegal immigrant nabbed in Calif. cold case killing in homeless camp

Illegal immigrant nabbed in Calif. cold case killing in homeless camp

An illegal immigrant from Mexico doing time in a federal prison for unlawfully reentering this country is set to appear before a judge next week over his alleged involvement in…

‘Star-Spangled Banner’ performance lands rocker in police trouble

‘Star-Spangled Banner’ performance lands rocker in police trouble

Celebrating America’s freedom nearly cost Lane Pittman his.…

Civil War-era soldier gets full honors, burial at San Diego national cemetery

Civil War-era soldier gets full honors, burial at San Diego national cemetery

A Civil War-era Medal of Honor recipient forgotten in an unmarked grave for nearly a century finally got a funeral Thursday when he was given full military honors and reburied…

Arizona man, grandson found dead after hike near desert

Arizona man, grandson found dead after hike near desert

The bodies of Thomas Gillepsie, 63, and his grandson were discovered late Wednesday in the mountains near Gila Bend, some 50 miles southwest of Phoenix, the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office…

Murder near Sunset Blvd shatters Hollywood dream, baffles cops

Murder near Sunset Blvd shatters Hollywood dream, baffles cops

Investigators have no leads in the murder of a 30-year-old aspiring actress who was shot in the back of the head by an unknown assailant as she walked with her…

California shark attack rates plunge 90 percent since 1950s

California shark attack rates plunge 90 percent since 1950s

New research finds swimmers and surfers today are about 90 percent less likely to be attacked by sharks off California than they were in the 1950s — even though there…

Michigan judge detains children for refusing lunch with father

Michigan judge detains children for refusing lunch with father

A Michigan judge ordered three children be sent to a juvenile detention facility until they were 18-years-old after the trio refused to go to lunch with their father.…

Maine activist who accused Haitian orphanage founder of abusing boys defends his actions

Maine activist who accused Haitian orphanage founder of abusing boys defends his actions

A man who accused the founder of a Haitian orphanage of child abuse and was hit with a defamation lawsuit defended himself in court on Thursday by saying he was…

Man, grandson die while hiking in Arizona desert; boy likely was going for help, officials say

Man, grandson die while hiking in Arizona desert; boy likely was going for help, officials say

A man and his 12-year-old grandson were found dead several miles apart along a desert trail after they went hiking in central Arizona, and the boy likely died while going…

Israeli court sentences Israeli man to 14 months in prison for stealing, selling Madonna songs

Israeli court sentences Israeli man to 14 months in prison for stealing, selling Madonna songs

An aspiring singer who auditioned for Israel’s top TV song competition was sentenced Thursday to 14 months in prison after he was convicted of stealing and selling unreleased songs by…