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Calif. Woman Facing Prison For Impersonating Aide To Former Congressman

A California tax consultant is facing three years in prison and a $250,000 fine for telling federal officials she was an aide to a San Joaquin Valley congressman.

02/28/2013

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Ariz. Man Gets Probation After Forcing Underage Sons To Drink Liquor, Throwing Them Into A Swimming Pool

A Surprise man accused of disciplining his teenage sons by forcing them to drink alcohol has been sentenced to three years’ probation for child abuse.

02/27/2013

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Nev. Recluse’s Gold Fortune, Worth Millions Of Dollars, To Be Auctioned For Taxes

Even though he lived in the same quiet neighborhood for decades, no one seemed to know Walter Samaszko Jr. He was so unknown that weeks passed before authorities discovered he had died in his modest Carson City home.

02/26/2013

Best Actress nominee Quvenzhane Wallis on the red carpet at last night's Academy Awards. (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Onion Criticized For Joke About Quvenzhane Wallis

A tweet from The Onion about the 9-year-old star of “Beasts of the Southern Wild” is drawing criticism for being tasteless, even amid the constant social media satire of the Oscars.

02/25/2013

Ben Affleck, middle, and the rest of the "Argo" staff accept the Oscar for Best Movie on Sunday night. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Argo’ Takes Best Picture At The Oscars

If Ben Affleck was snubbed by the Oscars, everyone should be so lucky. His Iran rescue thriller “Argo” has won best picture from the Academy Awards.

02/24/2013

File photo of Oscar Hernandez, former mayor of Bell, Calif. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Defense: Calif. Mayor Didn’t Know Salary Was Illegal

The unschooled and illiterate former mayor of the scandal-ridden suburban city of Bell had no training that would have alerted him that his huge salary was illegal, his lawyer told a jury in closing arguments.

02/22/2013

Researchers have developed mammalian “zombie” cells that can actually function more effectively after dying. (Photo courtesy of Sandia National Laboratories)

Researchers Develop ‘Zombie’ Cells That Can Increase Performance After Death

Researchers have developed mammalian “zombie” cells that can actually function more effectively after dying.

02/20/2013

File photo of CNN's Candy Crowley during the second presidential debate in October. (credit: Getty Images)

Presidential Debate Co-Chair: The ‘One Mistake’ Was Crowley Moderating Debate

One of the co-chairs who oversaw the most recent presidential debates said that selecting CNN’s Candy Crowley to moderate one of the debates was a mistake.

02/20/2013

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Sentencing Set For ‘Fast And Furious’ Man In Killing Of Border Agent

A June 10 sentencing date has been set for a Mexican man who pleaded guilty in the 2010 killing of a U.S. Border Patrol agent whose death revealed the botched “Fast and Furious” gun-smuggling investigation.

02/19/2013

File photo of the remains of the cabin from the manhunt involving Christopher Dorner. (credit: Getty Images)

Dorner Was Hiding In Nearby Condo During Manhunt

As law enforcement swarmed a mountain neighborhood searching for the fugitive ex-cop, Dorner hid in a condominium 100 feet across the street from a command post and a short distance where he left his burned-out truck.

02/16/2013

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