T-Mobile to Pay $90M to Settle Cramming Claim

     (CN) - T-Mobile will pay at least $90 million to settle claims it allowed third-parties to charges its customers for unwanted services without their consent, the Federal Trade Commission announced.     The agency sued T-Mobile in July, accusing it of allowing others to "cram" consumers for services ranging from daily horoscopes to text messages offering celebrity gossip or flirting tips.     To further the practice, ...

Burleson Officers Shot During Bank Robbery (Credit Billy Sexton, CBS 11)

Burleson Officers Shot During Bank Robbery (Credit Billy Sexton, CBS 11)CBS LocalBURLESON (CBSDFW.COM) - Two Burleson police officers were shot during a bank robbery and are being treated at a Fort Worth hospital, according to the City of Burleson. The alleged bank robbery suspect who did the shooting is reportedly in custody.Two Burleson Officers Shot Chasing Bank Robbery Suspect NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthTwo Burleson police officers stable after being shot by suspected bank robber ... Dallas Morn...
  December 19, 2014  

1 wounded in York police officer-involved shooting

1 wounded in York police officer-involved shooting 1 wounded in York police officer-involved shootingPhilly.comYORK, Pa. (AP) - A south-central Pennsylvania police officer opened fire on a car as it raced toward him early Friday, causing non-life threatening injuries to a woman in the front passenger seat, state police said. The York City police officer shot ...Police: Officer-involved shooting injures woman in York York Daily Record/Sunday NewsOfficer involved shooting in York City FOX43.com1 wounded in central Pa. officer-involved shooting Lan...
  December 19, 2014  

3 men charged with capital murder in deadly mugging of Dallas mother

3 men charged with capital murder in deadly mugging of Dallas mother 3 men charged with capital murder in deadly mugging of Dallas motherDallas Morning News (blog)Three men face capital murder charges in the shooting of a Dallas woman who was slain in her car while she was waiting to pick up her son Monday in Pleasant Grove. Police say the only thing the three men, who were linked to the crime after being ...Dallas police raise funeral funds for murder victim's son KHOU
  December 19, 2014  

New York woman charged in murder of boy after allegedly giving phony kidnap …

New York woman charged in murder of boy after allegedly giving phony kidnap ...Fox NewsA 19-year-old woman is charged with murder in the death of a 5-year-old boy in her care, after she told police he had been abducted by masked men in upstate New York, the Albany County Sheriff said Friday. An Amber Alert was issued yesterday for ...Report: Murder charge expected in death of 5-year-old Kenneth White; sheriff ... Syracuse.comCops: Upstate Boy Wasn't Abducted; Teen Cousin Charged With Mu...
  December 19, 2014  

Arpaio Will Disband HisWorkplace Raid Unit

     PHOENIX (CN) - Sheriff Joe Arpaio told a federal court he will disband his group whose workplace immigration raids are at the heart of a federal civil rights lawsuit.     The Maricopa County sheriff said in a court filing that his Criminal Employment Unit would end its work "after the current identity theft investigation concludes in the end of January or early February of 2015."     The unit has conducted immigratio...

Blood found in car of Christina Morris kidnapping suspect

Blood found in car of Christina Morris kidnapping suspectNew York Daily NewsA "significant amount" of DNA evidence has been found in the car of a man suspected of kidnapping missing Texas woman Christina Morris, according to court documents. Blood and saliva belonging to a female were found the trunk of a car belonging to ...
  December 19, 2014  

Residents Blast Utility Over Gas Explosion

     (CN) - A utility's failure to properly maintain a major gas line near an apartment complex in Birmingham, Ala., led to a violent explosion that killed one person and destroyed a residential building, residents of the complex claim in court.     Aza Ames, along with 24 other residents from the Marks Village Apartments, sued the Alabama Gas Corporation (Alagasco) and the Housing Authority of the Birmingham District in the Circuit Court of Jeff...

Man who shot woman in Largo murder-suicide had previously been charged …

Man who shot woman in Largo murder-suicide had previously been charged ...Tampabay.comSean Ray, 46, was charged with attempted murder more than 10 years ago and was accused of beating Rochelle Tatrai, also 46, with a metal baseball bat and told her he would kill her, according to reports in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review. Tatrai escaped ...Gulf Coast Jewish Services CEO dead after apparent murder-suicid - FOX 13 ... FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV
  December 19, 2014  

Pension Reductions in Wisconsin Duck Lawsuit

     MADISON, Wis. (CN) - Home-rule rights justify Milwaukee County's reduction of pension multipliers mid-employment, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Friday.     The 5-2 decision reverses findings by the lower courts that established pension multipliers as a vested right as soon as they are enacted, instead of when they are earned.     "In other words, Milwaukee County could so amend the formula and apply it prospectiv...
  December 19, 2014