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MIT campus police killed in campus shooting

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A police officer for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been shot and killed at the campus outside of Boston, authorities said early Friday. A manhunt is on for the shooter.

04/18/2013

Calif. woman goes on trial in severed penis case

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California prosecutor says a jealous wife yelled “You deserve it” before severing her estranged husband’s penis with a 10-inch kitchen knife and throwing it in a garbage disposal.

04/17/2013

Eric Williams, former Texas justice of the peace, Kaufman County Sheriff's Office booking photo (AP)

UPDATE: Ex-judge’s wife confessed in DA deaths

KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) — The wife of a former North Texas judge was charged with capital murder after confessing to her involvement in the three shooting deaths of the local district attorney, his wife and an assistant prosecutor, authorities said Wednesday.

04/17/2013

Kim Williams, wife of former Kaufman County justice of the peace Eric Williams in Kaufman County Sheriff's Office booking photo (AP Photo)

Texas wife of ex-judge charged with capital murder

KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) — The wife of a former judge was charged Wednesday with capital murder in connection with the slayings of a North Texas district attorney, his wife and an assistant prosecutor, a law enforcement official said.

04/17/2013

Police: Former Texas official emailed threat

KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) — Authorities investigating the murders of a Texas prosecutor and his wife believe a former county official sent a threatening email to law enforcement officers one day after the killings.

04/15/2013

Crime scene cold case

Cold case arrest prompts cross-country probe

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Los Angeles cold case detectives caught up with Samuel Little this past fall, he was living in a shelter in Kentucky, his latest arrest a few months earlier for alleged possession of a crack pipe.

04/07/2013

Toyota settlement

Calif. DA says Toyota to pay $16M settlement

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A $16 million settlement over the safety recall of Toyota vehicles that were at risk for unintended acceleration and braking issues was announced Friday by Orange County prosecutors and Toyota Motor Corp.

04/06/2013

Mike McLelland, Kaufman County, Texas District Attorney,in undated Kaufman County, Texas, photo via AP.

Confronting evil history of US prosecutor killings

(AP) – The killings of two Texas prosecutors have raised fresh questions about the safety of those who confront evil for a living. In fact, the murders of prosecutors have been relatively rare, with motives varying widely.

04/01/2013

Mike McLelland, Kaufman County, Texas District Attorney,in undated Kaufman County, Texas, photo via AP.

Suspicion in DA death shifts to white supremacists

(AP) — Two days after a Texas DA and his wife were found shot to death in their home, authorities have said little about their investigation. But suspicion in the slayings shifted Monday to a white supremacist prison gang.

04/01/2013

Mike McLelland, Kaufman County, Texas District Attorney,in undated Kaufman County, Texas, photo via AP.

Texas DA slain in his home; had armed himself

KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) — Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland took no chances after one of his assistant prosecutors was gunned down two months ago.

03/31/2013

Genevieve Huizar, third from left, mother of Manuel Diaz, who was shot to death by Anaheim police. (AP Photo)

DA: Disputed Anaheim police shooting justified

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — An Anaheim police officer was legally justified when he shot and killed a 25-year-old man in July in the first of two shootings that caused weeks of angry protests in the city’s streets, the district attorney said after an investigation.

03/21/2013

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Learn about real estate scams before it happens to you

There are lots of real estate scams out there. Bob talks with Andy Terhorst, an Investigator with the Orange County District Attorney’s Real Estate Fraud Unit.

03/19/2013

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