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Mexican Mafia Boss-Turned-Snitch Parole Denied in CA

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 2:25am
California Gov. Jerry Brown blocked parole for Rene "Boxer" Enriquez, a former leader of a notorious Mexican Mafia prison gang who has turned on his former comrades and now aids law enforcement.






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Mexican Mafia Boss-Turned-Snitch Gets Parole Blocked in CA

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 2:25am
California Gov. Jerry Brown blocked parole for Rene "Boxer" Enriquez, a former leader of a notorious Mexican Mafia prison gang who has turned on his former comrades and now aids law enforcement.






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Vegas-Bound Plane Diverts After Mid-Flight Emergency

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:38am
A Southwest flight from Dallas to Las Vegas diverted to Albuquerque, New Mexico on Friday after a passenger suffered a medical emergency.






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Bombing Suspect Says Target Was Accountant, Not NAACP

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 12:04am
Thaddeus Murphy allegedly told investigators said he was in financial distress and the accountant wouldn't return his tax records or phone calls.






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Tentative Agreement in West Coast Port Dispute

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:48pm
A tentative agreement has been reached between shipping companies and the union that represents dock workers at 29 western ports.






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Tentative Deal Reached in West Coast Ports Dispute

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:25pm
The dispute between dockworkers and their employers has snarled international trade at seaports that handle $1 trillion of cargo annually.






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'American Sniper' Killer 'Not Psychotic': Expert

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 8:48pm
Eddie Ray Routh chose the time to kill Chris Kyle and another man in 2013, planning not typical of someone with schizophrenia, experts testified.






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Stepmom Gets Life in Prison for Death of 10-Year-Old

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 8:23pm
Margarita Garabito abused the child for years, prosecutors said. The 10-year-old died in 2009 from complications of broken ribs.






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Alabama Judge Can't Join Gay Marriage Case

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 7:55pm
The drama is the latest twist as competing interests seek to uphold and overturn a decision that allowed gay marriage in Alabama.






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U.S. to Fine Takata $14,000 a Day Over Air Bags

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 7:33pm
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said the manufacturer has not fully cooperated with an investigation into the deadly defect.






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Does the Crime Rate Really Go Down When It's Cold?

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 6:45pm
There is growing evidence supporting the adage that crime falls during colder weather. But there are many other factors at play.






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'I Got Them': Man Boasted After Road Rage Killing, Police Say

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 6:15pm
Friends of suspect Erich Nowsch told Las Vegas police that he thought the people in the victim's car were looking for him and pointed a gun at him.
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Who's Dumping Decapitated Animals in This Park?

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:50pm
In the latest case, Sacramento police said, a woman discovered a decapitated lamb in a bag, following similar cases of other found animal heads.






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U.S. Economy Could Take $5 Billion Hit From Brutal Winter Weather

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:19pm
Businesses are reeling as consumers stay home to ride out the freezing cold enveloping parts of the nation.
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Record-Shattering Cold Tightens Grip Across U.S.

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:16pm
Twenty-one states saw temperatures drop to double digits below zero on Friday wreaking havoc on crews responding to emergencies.
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White House Strikes Back at Giuliani for Comments About Obama

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:04pm
The White House created the campaign #ObamaLovesAmerica in response to Rudy Giuliani's claim that the president doesn't love his country.
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UCLA Superbug: 'An Infection On Steroids'

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:02pm
NBC News gets an inside look at the decontamination process that could stop the spread of the deadly bacteria.
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#ItsSoCold: Your Best Posts About the Deep Freeze

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 4:54pm
NBC News has been asking you to share pictures of how the cold has impacted your state this week from your backyard to your car to your commute.






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Experts Downplay PTSD Defense in 'American Sniper' Trial

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 4:48pm
A mental health expert for the defense says accused killer Eddie Ray Routh was diagnosed with psychosis, PTSD, depression after leaving the Marine Corps.
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Home Alone: Girl, 11, Scares Off Burglars With Shotgun

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 4:47pm
The Lapeer County girl may have foiled an area burglary ring after police managed to capture the suspects who broke into her family's home last month.
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