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Teenage Girl, Teacher Who Vanished in March Found in Northern California

The former teacher, facing federal and state charges stemming from her disappearance, is in federal custody and is expected to be arraigned in Sacramento on Monday, Siskiyou County prosecutor Kirk Andrus said. Surveillance images from an Oklahoma City Walmart March 15 show missing teen Elizabeth Thomas and the man suspected of abducting her, her teacher Tad Cummins, officials said.


Defense team to conduct own probe of Aaron Hernandez death

Defense team to conduct own probe of Aaron Hernandez death

Officials say Hernandez used sheets from his bed to hang himself from a window in his cell less than a week removed from him being acquitted in a separate murder trial. "There were no conversations or correspondence from Aaron to his family or legal team that would have indicated anything like this was possible", Baez said in the statement.



Florida tests bacteria-infected mosquitoes to kill off bugs

The Keys has an aggressive mosquito control program compared to many other areas of Florida, with frequent aerial spraying of larvicide and house-to-house inspections for standing water. But the officials in Florida haven't put all of their eggs in one basket. But county residents who visit countries and places where these diseases are established can return home infected, where invasive Aedes mosquitoes could bite them and spread disease to others.



UC Berkeley offers Ann Coulter a different date

Democrat Howard Dean then tweeted that "hate speech" like Coulter's isn't protected by the Constitution. "It's at an terrible time", Naweed Tahmas, of the Berkeley College Republicans told the Chronicle of the administration's revised date proposal.



UC Berkeley Reverses Position and Reinvites Ann Coulter to Speak on Campus

Coulter and the group arranging her event said they are rejecting the new invitation. And she vowed that she is going to speak in Berkeley on the originally planned April 27 date, whether the university approved or not. "I mean, it is anarchy when you are only enforcing the law in order to allow liberals to speak", she continued. Holding the event later in the day would risk protests and potential violence stretching into the evening when the campus tends to get crowded with commuters and ...


Jury sides with Petco in death of boy from rat-bite fever

Jury sides with Petco in death of boy from rat-bite fever

Andrew Pankey, Aidan's father, sued Petco, as well as the supplier that sold Petco the boy's rat , Barney's Pets - for a sum of $20 million. In his lawsuit against Petco and Barney's Pets - which supplied the rat to Petco - Aidan's father, Andrew Pankey, claimed Petco knew its rats are likely to carry the infectious disease, but buried information about the unsafe bacteria on the back of an animal companion card, CNS-TV reported .