Snake Oil

LOS ANGELES - Health One Pharmaceuticals and its president Richard S. Yeh sell misbranded and/or adulterated diet supplements they tout for cancer, diabetes, allergies and other ailments, the United States claims in Federal Court.

Tech Patents

LOS ANGELES - Farfetch UK Limited claims Eclipse IP threatened to sue it for violating 22 messaging patents, all of which are "unpatentable abstract concepts," in Federal Court.

Sheriff’s Office looking for 3 murder suspects

Sheriff’s Office looking for 3 murder suspects Sheriff's Office looking for 3 murder suspectsKHOUHARRIS COUNTY, Texas - The Harris County Sheriff's Department needs the public's help locating three suspects wanted for murder. Aurelio Pulido was shot and killed outside the Diamonte Negro nightclub in the 15900 block of the East Freeway in ...
  December 22, 2014  

Port Chester bank robbed, Metro-North train searched

Port Chester bank robbed, Metro-North train searchedThe Journal News | LoHud.comPORT CHESTER – A Chase Bank branch on North Main Street was robbed about 9:15 a.m. Monday. Police stopped a Grand Central-bound Metro-North train to search for the suspect, according to a police hotline. A bulletin transmitted by police said that a ...Port Chester, Greenwich Police Search for Bank Robbery Suspect Patch.com
  December 22, 2014  

Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden      KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A Kansas man wants Ed Snowden, Laura Poitras et al. to disgorge money made from the film "Citizenfour," claiming it was earned by breach of fiduciary duty, in Federal Court.

Mariah Carey

     MANHATTAN - A housekeeper claims she worked more than 70 hours a week for Mariah Carey for seven years, without overtime pay, in Federal Court.

TX Self-Defense Claim Revived After Trial Error

     HOUSTON (CN) - Because jury-charge errors obliterated a man's self-defense claim, a Texas appeals court found that he deserves a new trial for killing his neighbor.     Raul Rodriquez shot his neighbor, Kelly Danaher, after an argument over noise during a party at Danaher's house in rural Harris County on May 2, 2010.     Rodriquez recorded the argument with a video camera while on the phone with police, repeatedly t...
  December 22, 2014  

Roseville area high school students accused of hate crime

Roseville area high school students accused of hate crimeNews10.netROSEVILLE (AP) - A group of Roseville area high school students is suspected of a hate crime after they allegedly spread cotton balls on the front lawn of an African-American classmate's home. The Sacramento Bee reported Friday that 13 students at ...Oakmont High Students Face Hate Crime Charges FOX40Roseville students suspected of racial hate crime using cotton balls Sacramento BeeNorthern California students accused of...
  December 22, 2014  

Patient Calls NY Info-Sharing Unconstitutional

     ROCHESTER, N.Y. (CN) - New York state is collecting confidential information on mental health patients to create a database of people it deems unfit to carry a firearm, according to a federal class action.     Lead plaintiff Donald Montgomery claims the state created a reporting system, as part of the New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act (Safe Act), that forces health professionals to transmit mental health patients' confi...

$44.5 Million Settlement for Overcharging USA

SACRAMENTO (CN) - Records manager Iron Mountain will pay $44.5 million to settle claims that it overcharged federal agencies for record storage and information services, the Department of Justice said.     The settlement will resolve allegations under the False Claims Act that Iron Mountain Inc. and Iron Mountain Information Management did not meet contractual obligations with the General Services Administration.     Iron Mountain, which provided...