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  • Doctor gets 30 to life after painkiller overdose deaths
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:40 pm
    A Los Angeles-area doctor convicted of second-degree murder for prescribing pain killers that killed three patients was sentenced Friday to 30 years to life in prison in a landmark case that many in the medical community believe will create a chilling effect among physicians across the country.
  • No one submits verified claim for $63 million lotto jackpot
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:40 pm
    California Lottery officials said Friday that nobody has stepped forward with the winning ticket for the record $63 million SuperLottoPlus jackpot -- but it's too early to call a forfeit.
  • 10 arrested on drug charges tied to Indiana HIV outbreak
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:32 pm
    Ten people were arrested Friday on charges alleging they distributed drugs that helped fuel the worst HIV outbreak in Indiana history, authorities said.
  • Manhattan crane topples into street killing 1, injuring 3
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:28 pm
    A huge construction crane being lowered to safety in a snow squall plummeted onto a Lower Manhattan street Friday, killing a Wall Street worker and leaving three people hurt by debris that scattered as the rig's lengthy boom fell, officials said.
  • The Latest: Building owners 'saddened' by NYC crane collapse
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:24 pm
    The Latest on a deadly crane collapse in New York (all times local):
  • Parole recommended for former California Mexican Mafia chief
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:16 pm
    Acting amid extra tight security, parole commissioners on Friday again recommended the release of a former leader of the Mexican Mafia prison gang who now helps law enforcement, Board of Parole Hearings spokesman Luis Patino said.
  • Widow of slain American missionary headed back to Africa
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:12 pm
    The widow of an American missionary said Friday that she believes it is God's plan for her to return to the African country where al-Qaida fighters killed her husband last month, and she has no hesitation about doing so.
  • Calif. attorney joins effort to recover Nazi-looted painting
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:08 pm
    California's attorney general is asking a federal appeals court to reverse a ruling allowing a priceless 19th century painting to remain in a Spanish museum rather than going to the heirs of a Jewish woman forced to hand it over to the Nazis during the Holocaust.
  • Court rejects AG Kane's request to reinstate law license
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:00 pm
    Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's law license will remain suspended after the state's highest court on Friday denied her request to have it reinstated while she fights criminal charges of leaking secret grand jury material and lying about it.
  • NYC crane accident followed several others in recent years
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 4:00 pm
    A construction crane collapse that killed one person and injured three others Friday in New York City followed a number of crane accidents in recent years in the nation's biggest city. A look:
  • Lawyer: Omission of witness crippled 'Serial' case's defense
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 3:48 pm
    An attorney told a Baltimore judge Friday that a witness who could have provided an alibi for the convicted killer at the center of the popular "Serial" podcast would have been "critical" in the man's first trial, had she been contacted by his original defense team.
  • The Latest: No one submits claim for $63 million jackpot
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 3:40 pm
    The Latest on an unclaimed winning lottery ticket worth $63 million (all times local):
  • Lawyer: New York-born man was mistreated after terror arrest
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 3:28 pm
    The lawyer for a New York-born man serving a 15-year prison sentence for supporting al-Qaida says the U.S. government owes financial damages for failing to quickly diagnose his injuries after his arrest. A federal prosecutor says the man was treated adequately.
  • Man gets maximum sentence for beating deaths of transients
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 3:16 pm
  • The Latest: Snyder: Disaster loans approved for Flint
    Associated Press | February 05, 2016 3:12 pm
    The Latest on Flint's water emergency (all times local):