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12-year-old boy arrested in fatal stabbing of 8-year-old sister in California

12-year-old boy arrested in fatal stabbing of 8-year-old sister in California

May 12th, 2013 12:35 am by Associated Press

VALLEY SPRINGS, Calif. — Authorities on Saturday arrested the 12-year-old brother of an 8-year-old girl who was mysteriously stabbed at her home in a rural Northern California community last month.

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Police charge man after gun discharges in apartment

Police charge man after gun discharges in apartment

May 11th, 2013 5:18 pm by NET News Service

BRISTOL — A bullet traveled through several walls of an apartment complex on Volunteer Parkway without injuring anyone early Saturday morning.

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Holder: Civilian courts best to try terror cases

May 11th, 2013 4:58 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says those who argue that civilian courts are incapable of handling terrorism cases "are simply wrong."

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This week in crime

This week in crime

May 11th, 2013 11:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the most viewed crime stories generated by the Times-News staff, May 3 through May 10.

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For Cleveland women, ordeal of recovery begins now

For Cleveland women, ordeal of recovery begins now

May 11th, 2013 10:54 am by JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer

Year after year, the clock ticked by and the calendar marched forward, carrying the three women further from the real world and pulling them deeper into an isolated nightmare.

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Amanda Berry's Elizabethton relatives head to Ohio

Amanda Berry's Elizabethton relatives head to Ohio

May 11th, 2013 12:08 am by JOHN THOMPSON

ELIZABETHTON — The first contingent of Amanda Berry’s Tennessee relatives to make the trip to Ohio to see her left Friday afternoon.

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DNA shows Ohio kidnapping suspect fathered girl

DNA shows Ohio kidnapping suspect fathered girl

May 11th, 2013 12:00 am by Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) — A DNA test confirmed another dark twist in the story of three women imprisoned in a house for about a decade: Kidnapping and rape suspect Ariel Castro is the father of a 6-year-old girl who escaped from the house along with the women.

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Woman leads police on search for bogus Kingsport 'bombs'

Woman leads police on search for bogus Kingsport 'bombs'

May 10th, 2013 12:14 pm by Rain Smith

It's not a good idea to fabricate stories when speaking to police — especially if you're already booked into jail for stealing a rental vehicle. But if you really want to up the ante, throw in claims of planting bombs across two separate counties.

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Police: Intoxicated woman leaves infant alone in Walmart parking lot

Police: Intoxicated woman leaves infant alone in Walmart parking lot

May 10th, 2013 10:18 am by NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — A woman who police said left her infant alone in a car in the Walmart parking lot Monday evening was arrested on several charges.

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O.J. to get Vegas court hearing on bid for new trial

O.J. to get Vegas court hearing on bid for new trial

May 10th, 2013 7:54 am by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

O.J. Simpson will return next week to the Las Vegas courthouse where he was convicted of leading an armed sports memorabilia heist to ask a judge for a new trial on the grounds that his lawyer botched his case.

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