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Evelyn Lozada and Chad Johnson, aka Chad Ochoinco

Ex-NFL star Chad Johnson gets 30 days in jail

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Former NFL star Chad Johnson was sentenced Monday to 30 days in jail for a probation violation in a domestic violence case by a judge who angrily rejected a no-jail […]

06/10/2013

A laser pointer.

2 arrested for pointing lasers at helicopter

ALHAMBRA (CNS) – Two Alhambra men were in custody today for allegedly pointing a laser device at a police helicopter. Joel Reyna, 30, and Aram Yashu, 32, were booked on suspicion of obstructing an aircraft, […]

05/07/2013

Mike Ullman (AP Photo)

Penney CEO’s challenge: Is it even fixable?

NEW YORK (AP) — There won’t be an easy fix for J.C. Penney — if it is even fixable. As Mike Ullman takes the reins again less than two years after his departure, he faces a Herculean task to undo the mess left by his predecessor, Ron Johnson, who was ousted Monday.

04/09/2013

Video of Jack Johnson's family plea to President Barack Obama.

1st black heavyweight champ’s family wants pardon

(AP) — Relatives of the nation’s first black heavyweight boxing champion are turning to YouTube to convince President Obama to posthumously pardon him of a 1913 conviction for accompanying a white woman across state lines.

04/03/2013

Actor Dwayne Johnson (AP Photo)

Dwayne Johnson: Savior of film franchises

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When your film franchise has gotten tired — the Fast aren’t quite as Furious, the Mummy needs a reason to Return — Dwayne Johnson is the guy to call. The 40-year-old actor has become a savior of stale film series.

03/28/2013

Jury awards damages in Johnson & Johnson hip case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury in Los Angeles has awarded more than $8 million to a man who accused Johnson & Johnson of knowingly marketing a faulty hip implant that was later recalled.

03/08/2013

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‘Brass ceiling’ breached: Woman to lead AF Academy

DENVER (AP) — The appointment of the first woman to command the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs marks another breach of the “brass ceiling” that keeps women from top assignments in the military.

03/04/2013

Jimmie Johnson

Johnson wins 2nd Daytona 500; Patrick finishes 8th

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A big first for Danica Patrick, but an even bigger second for Jimmie Johnson. Patrick made history up front at the Daytona 500 Sunday, only to see Johnson make a late push ahead of her and reclaim his spot at the top of his sport.

02/24/2013

Lyndon Johnson poses with his new bride, former Lady Bird Taylor, in front of the capitol, Washington, DC in 1934. (AP Photo)

LBJ and Lady Bird courtship love letters released

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Days after the congressional aide met the University of Texas history and journalism graduate in Austin, he boldly proposed marriage. Claudia Alta Taylor, the 21-year-old rancher’s daughter known to her friends as “Bird,” was intrigued.

02/13/2013

FDA

FDA allows generic version of scarce cancer drug

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators say approval of the first generic version of cancer drug Doxil will help resolve a lingering shortage triggered by manufacturing deficiencies.

02/04/2013

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Trial under way in LA hip joint replacement suit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California jury has heard opening statements from attorneys in a lawsuit over whether a now-withdrawn hip replacement device from a medical giant Johnson & Johnson subsidiary was defective.

01/25/2013

Former U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1967

Johnson library shows how presidency reverberates

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — What’s happening in the United States in 2012 could just as easily describe the nation in the 1960s. An insider’s look at how President Johnson dealt with those challenges is on display at the newly remodeled LBJ Library.

12/29/2012

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