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SUV Gang Assault: Third Biker is Arraigned, Flips Bird in Court SUV Gang Assault: Third Biker is Arraigned, Flips Bird in Court
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A third motorcycle gang member involved in the vicious beating of an SUV driver was arraigned on Sunday. Reginald Chance, 37, was charged with several felonies, including gang assault in the first degree. Chance is the biker who is accused …

Solitary Confinement: Dying Inmate, 71, Freed Four Decades Later Solitary Confinement: Dying Inmate, 71, Freed Four Decades Later
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After spending 41 years in solitary confinement for a murder he says he didn’t commit, Herman Wallace was freed on Tuesday. To add insult to injury, the 71-year-old Louisiana man has lung cancer and isn’t expected to live for more …

“Silk Road”, The Online Black Market Seized by FBI “Silk Road”, The Online Black Market Seized by FBI

Are you familiar with the Deep Web and Silk Road? Deep Web is not part of the surface web, which means you cannot access its content through search engines like Google or Yahoo. Therefore, obtaining a URL address from the …

Bernie Kosar Blames Offensive Line During DUI Stop Bernie Kosar Blames Offensive Line During DUI Stop

In either the saddest thing I’ve heard in quite some time or the most impressively creative, former Cleveland Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar has thrown his offensive line under the bus one final time for his inability to complete a field …

‘Revenge Porn’ Is Now Officially Banned in California ‘Revenge Porn’ Is Now Officially Banned in California
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With a stroke of Governor Jerry Brown’s pen, California has become the latest state to criminalize so-called “revenge porn.” We’ve been tracking the bill, SB 255, as it moved through the state’s legislature – passing committee back in June and …

UC Berkeley Explosion Leaves 4 with Minor Burns UC Berkeley Explosion Leaves 4 with Minor Burns

The LA Times reported yesterday that an explosion devastated UC Berkeley’s campus, sending four to the hospital with burns. The main campus was evacuated as a precaution. “It was dark. It was pretty scary. We just wanted to get out …

Bernie Madoff Accountant Charged with Fraud Bernie Madoff Accountant Charged with Fraud

NBC News reported this week that Paul Konigsberg, an attorney and accountant, was charged yesterday with falsifying records and related securities connected to the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme. Konigsberg is the only non-Madoff family member who owned a controlling interest …

Car Thief Says He Was Just GTA’in IRL, Actively Tries to Ruin Everything for Everyone Car Thief Says He Was Just GTA’in IRL, Actively Tries to Ruin Everything for Everyone

I’m sure you think that the reason some talking facelifts on CNN continues to blame much of our nation’s violent steak on video games is that they are idiots. I bet you think that every time someone proceeds to word …

Danville Pawn Shop Shooting: A Triple Homicide Danville Pawn Shop Shooting: A Triple Homicide

The Lexington Herald-Leader reported today that a 9-year-old boy called police from the ABC Gold and Games pawn shop in Danville, Kentucky shortly after 9 a.m. Apparently, somebody had entered the shop with the intention of robbing it, and ended …

Violent Crime Rose Slightly in 2012, Says FBI Violent Crime Rose Slightly in 2012, Says FBI

As Americans sort through the emotional wreckage of the recent Navy Yard shooting, the FBI quietly this week released crime statistics for 2012. While property crimes saw a decrease for the 10th year in a row, violent crime unfortunately saw …

Google Street View Car Hits 3 Vehicles In Reportedly Attempted Hit And Run Google Street View Car Hits 3 Vehicles In Reportedly Attempted Hit And Run
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Wow. Just wow. A Google Street View car driver apparently hit two buses and a truck, and tried to flee the scene. The incident happened in Bogor, Indonesia, and there is photographic evidence of a wrecked Street View car. Gizmodo …

Camp 22 Inmates Disappear: People Gone from Gulag Camp 22 Inmates Disappear: People Gone from Gulag
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In a further development on the Korean peninsula of the worst possible kind, the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea has launched a new effort to report on the conditions in North Korea’s prison camps. Unfortunately, their discoveries of …

Dollar Counterfeiting: Peru is #1 Worldwide Producer Dollar Counterfeiting: Peru is #1 Worldwide Producer
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In a heavily reprinted AP story out of Lima, a 13-year-old boy was arrested during a raid on a large counterfeiting operation. The boy was caught with almost three quarters of a million in fake dollars and euros; this led …

NYC Issues Warning to Cyclists: Robbers Afoot NYC Issues Warning to Cyclists: Robbers Afoot

A CBS local affiliate is reporting out of New York that a gang of thugs is targeting lone bike riders along the Hudson river and across the George Washington Bridge in Washington Heights, choosing to strike when it’s dark and …

Tulsi Gabbard: Hawaiian Congresswoman Threatened Tulsi Gabbard: Hawaiian Congresswoman Threatened

CNN had a downright freaky story this morning, with a man from Tijuana arrested for vowing to “behead” freshman congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI). Aniruddha Sherbow was arrested by officers working in conjunction with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the …

Third Florida Mayor Arrested for Corruption This Month Third Florida Mayor Arrested for Corruption This Month
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Does anyone remember a couple of goofy-looking Caucasian officials from south Florida who took a sizable sum in bribes? Well, the feds nabbed a third. Reuters got the initial scoop last night. Mayor Steven Bateman of the town of Homestead …

Tukwila Raids: Police Target Three Motels Tukwila Raids: Police Target Three Motels

An interesting tale of sex, drugs, and cash out of the town of Tukwila, Washington: three motels were raided by hundreds of officers from the Marshal Service, ATF, FBI, and local sheriffs in what was the conclusion of a year-long …

Catonsville Shooting: Officer Killed in Shootout Catonsville Shooting: Officer Killed in Shootout
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A press conference from Baltimore this morning announced that officer Jason Schneider, 36, was killed in the line of duty while serving a warrant. Schneider was a 13-year veteran of the Baltimore police, and is survived by his wife, his …

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Star Attends Islan Nettles Vigil, Raises Awareness ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Star Attends Islan Nettles Vigil, Raises Awareness

Earlier this month, Islan Nettles, a transgender woman, was attacked and killed in Harlem. The NYPD has reportedly said that Nettles was with her friends when one or more people attacked her while using anti-gay and anti-transgender slurs. She was …

Revenge Porn Bill Moves Along in California Revenge Porn Bill Moves Along in California

The state of California is looking to crack down on so-called “revenge porn” with a new law that would make posting sexual images without someone’s consent a misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in prison and $2000 fine. We …

WWII Vet Beaten To Death In “Random” Attack WWII Vet Beaten To Death In “Random” Attack
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Two teens are the suspects in the beating death of a WWII vet outside a Spokane, Washington lounge on Wednesday night, and one of them has been arrested. Police are asking for the public’s help in locating the other suspect. …