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New Mexico Police Search For ‘Gummy Bear Bandit’

Authorities say Greg Romero grabbed a handful of gummy bears from an Albuequerque store, then used his car to try to run down a clerk who was chasing him.



Police: New Mexico Burglar Baked Potatoes And Raked Leaves During Break-In

Patrick Lynn Waits, 45, was drunk when he entered an unlocked home, waking up the residents while he baked a potato, say police.


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Judge Throws Out FBI Evidence In Illegal Gambling Case

Prosecutor to decide whether to keep persuing charges after a federal judge discarded evidence collected by FBI agents who posed as Internet repairmen during an illegal bookmaking investigation.



Jodi Arias Gets Life Term With No Chance For Release

The nearly seven-year murder case ends as a judge sentences Jodi Arias to life in prison without parole.


Border Patrol agents examine bales of marijuana recovered at a checkpoint near the Mexican border. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Police: Drivers Picked Up Marijuana Bales After Arizona Car Chase

An Arizona sheriff says several drivers may have helped themselves to bales of marijuana thrown from an SUV during a car chase with suspected drug traffickers.


Mugshot of Megan Huntsman.  (Photo by Utah County Jail)

Utah Mother Pleads Guilty To Killing Six Newborns

Megan Huntsman, 39, admitted she killed six of her newborn babies and hid their bodies in her garage over a 10-year period.


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Pharmacy Worker Pleads Not Guilty To Armed Robbery And Murder

Former Las Vegas pharmacy employee is accused of killing a clerk he once worked with during the second of two armed robberies.


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LV Police Use Technology To Fight Crime

(Las Vegas)–Las Vegas police have a new way to fight crime with the touch of a finger. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department launched a new texting feature on Thursday so people can report suspicious […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/30/2014

Thomas Sanders disappeared from Mississippi in 1987 and was declared dead in 1994. He was convicted of the 2010 murder of his Las Vegas girlfriend's 12-year-old daughter. (Photo by Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office)

Man Once Declared Dead Sentenced To Die For Murder

Thomas Sanders, 57, was convicted of the 2010 kidnapping and murder of 12-year-old Lexis Roberts of Las Vegas.


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Arizona Prosecutor: Man Stole Expensive Diamond Then Traded It For $20 Of Weed

Walter Earl Morrison, 20, was an employee of UPS when he stole a package containing a diamond valued at $160,000.