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A northern California judge faces outrage over a former college swimmer's six-month sentence.
Forensic scientist Karen Green demonstrates potential causes of blood spatter.
For as long as people have been putting money in wallets, pickpockets have been stealing them.
Police in Texas say more crimes are being committed with imitation weapons like BB guns, likely because they're cheap and easy to obtain.
Nearly every day on average, someone is reportedly killed in a high-speed police chase.
Perry Lutz says his struggle to survive as a small businessman became a lot harder after California voters reduced theft penalties 1½ years ago.
After escaping from a Georgia prison in 1968, Robert Stackowitz hid out in a quiet Connecticut town.
A San Francisco woman has been accused of threatening to kill two drag performers outside a gay South of Market nightclub while wielding a knife and yelling anti-gay and anti-trans slurs.
Investigators say a man in Michigan admitted to spraying a mice poison formula on food in grocery stores.
International Committee of the Red Cross spokeswoman Claire Kaplun told The Associated Press on Sunday that the revelation was "a total surprise and something we find extremely shocking."