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BC-CA–Musician Sentenced,Advisory, CA

Editors: Please disregard BC-CA Musician Sentenced which moved at 3:50 p.m. Duplicates…

Being The Greenbrier's owner isn't easy

Jim Justice, the well-known owner of The Greenbrier resort, admits there's a…

Calif. man convicted of shooting friend ruled sane

A 28-year-old Burlingame man is facing prison time after a judge decided…

Calif. police chief investigated for fixing ticket

San Fernando's interim police chief is under investigation following allegations that he…

Chavez taps hardline generals for inner circle

President Hugo Chavez has been filling top posts in Venezuela's armed forces…

College closes as Santa Ana winds hit California

Santa Ana winds swept through parts of Southern California on Friday, closing…

Crews clear rocks, reopen busy Yosemite highway

A busy highway in Yosemite National Park is set to reopen, less…

Cuba: Tough prison terms for mahogany tree thefts

Cuba convicted six people of cutting down African mahogany trees in the…

Death toll at 17 in Rio building collapse

Firefighters have raised the death toll from the collapse of three buildings…

Deputy shoots suspected burglar at coffee house

Authorities say a suspected burglar was hospitalized with serious injuries after being…

Document: Dougherty sibling planned Colo. escape

One of three siblings who was part of a multistate crime spree…

Ex-doc fitness hearing begins in Vegas hep C case

A judge is hearing from Nevada state doctors who say a once…

Ex-PRC member ordered to prison for evaluation

Former state utility regulator Jerome Block Jr. was sent to a state…

Ex-US diplomat testifies in Argentine baby thefts

A former U.S. diplomat has testified against two former Argentine dictators accused…

Feds drop fraud case against Adelphia founder, son

A six-year legal battle involving the jailed father-son duo who headed now-defunct…

Former close ally of Bolivian president sentenced

A former close ally of Bolivian President Evo Morales was convicted of…

Former officer facing 60 years in drug scandal

A former San Ramon police officer is facing the prospect of decades…

Fort Hood shooting suspect seeks to delay trial

Defense attorneys for the Army psychiatrist charged in the Fort Hood shooting…

France, Karzai want faster NATO Afghanistan exit

France and Afghanistan agree NATO should speed up by a year its…

France: Ex-head of breast implant firm charged

French authorities have filed preliminary charges against the former head of a…