In this Nov. 3, 2017 photo provided by the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center, is the front of an uncovered sphinx featuring ornate detail, including a detailed necklace in Guadalupe, Calif. Archaeologists working in sand dunes on the central California coast have dug up an intact plaster sphinx that was part of an Egyptian movie set built more than 90 years ago for filming of Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 epic "The Ten Commandments." (Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center via AP)
December 02, 2017 - 11:27 am
'POSSUM ON A GUM BUSH:' OPOSSUM BREAKS INTO LIQUOR STORE, GETS DRUNK AS A SKUNK FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An opossum that apparently drank bourbon after breaking into a Florida liquor store sobered up at a wildlife rescue center and was released unharmed. Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge...
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FILE - In this May 8, 1998 file photo, Deputy Public Defender Roger Alexander puts his arm around Jeen "Gina" Han in Orange County Superior Court in Santa Ana, Calif., after she was sentenced to 26 years to life for plotting the murder of her twin sister Sunny. Han has been granted parole after nearly two decades in prison. (Ygnacio Nanetti/Orange Country Register via AP, Pool, File)
November 28, 2017 - 10:57 am
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California woman convicted of conspiring to kill her identical twin sister in the 1990s has been recommended for parole after spending nearly two decades in prison, according to a report published Tuesday. In a case that made international headlines, Jeen "Gina"...
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November 09, 2017 - 12:24 pm
Kenner police say a habitual offender who got out of prison due to the state's justice reform act committed armed robbery just five days later. Police say 24-year-old Tyrone "Smokey" White, after serving part of a 12-year sentence for a 2014 burglary conviction, was released from prison last week...
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FILE - In this Saturday, July 30, 2016 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton pauses while speaking at a rally in Pittsburgh during a bus tour through the rust belt. In 2016, after repeated attempts to break into various staffers’ hillaryclinton.com email accounts, the hacking group known as Fancy Bear took a new tack, targeting top Clinton lieutenants at their personal Gmail addresses. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
November 04, 2017 - 2:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — It was just before noon in Moscow on March 10, 2016, when the first volley of malicious messages hit the Hillary Clinton campaign. The first 29 phishing emails were almost all misfires. Addressed to people who worked for Clinton during her first presidential run, the messages...
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November 03, 2017 - 8:53 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Ellen Barkin has scared away a burglar at her Manhattan home. Police told Newsday on Friday that Barkin surprised the burglar around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday. The 63-year-old Barkin told officers she saw a man on the balcony and held the door closed while he tried to push it in...
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FILE - This Nov. 1, 2017 file photo shows Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig during the second inning of Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the Houston Astros in Los Angeles. During the game, which the Dodgers ultimately lost 5-1, burglars broke into Puig's home in the Encino neighborhood of Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley. Police report that officers answered a burglary alarm Wednesday evening and found a smashed window with several items taken. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
November 02, 2017 - 7:45 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say the home of Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig was burglarized while his team was losing the World Series. Police say officers answered a burglary alarm at the Encino, California, home Wednesday evening and found a smashed window with several items taken. There's no...
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October 31, 2017 - 3:28 pm
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The former mayor of Mississippi's largest city subdued and paddled a man who police say was burglarizing his vehicle. Jackson police arrested 22-year-old Juwuan Bibbs on Sunday at Tony Yarber's house. Yarber told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he caught Bibbs breaking...
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October 27, 2017 - 12:23 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who stole $1 and a houseplant he thought was marijuana during a series of break-ins in March has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison. The Morning Call reports 21-year-old Maico Rosado Jr. was sentenced Wednesday to 7½ to 15 years after pleading guilty...
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October 01, 2017 - 8:53 am
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An environmental activist who targeted an oil pipeline in North Dakota a year ago as part of a broader four-state effort to draw attention to climate change is due to stand trial along with the man who filmed his deeds. Michael Foster's trial starts Monday in Pembina County...
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September 16, 2017 - 10:56 pm
ONE HOME, TWO RECORD-SETTING CATS FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Here's a very tall tail: Two record-setting cats are living together near Detroit. Arcturus Aldebaran Powers holds the Guinness World Records mark for tallest domestic cat, measuring at about 19 inches (48 centimeters). Housemate...
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