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Only in Florida: Man Robs Bank, Flees Naked and Throws Cash to Passersby

Only in Florida: Man Robs Bank, Flees Naked and Throws Cash to Passersby

Jul 27
Here's a hint to any aspiring comedians out there. There are easier ways to break into show business.

Jury Set to Hear Closing Arguments in 'Pharma Bro' Fraud Case

Jury Set to Hear Closing Arguments in 'Pharma Bro' Fraud Case

Jul 27
Prosecutors say Shkreli is a con man who repeatedly lied to rich investors in two hedge funds he ran into the ground. The defense says he's a misunderstood "genius" who ended up making money for his alleged victims.

Police: Woman Arrested After Topless Road Rage Attack

Police: Woman Arrested After Topless Road Rage Attack

Jul 26
Police say a Massachusetts motorist has been arrested after getting out of her sport utility vehicle, removing her shirt and charging topless while holding a knife toward another motorist.

Texas Activist Targeted, Beaten Amid 'Bathroom Bill' Debate

Texas Activist Targeted, Beaten Amid 'Bathroom Bill' Debate

Jul 25
Police say a Texas transgender activist beaten in a carjacking was targeted because of her gender identity, further raising tensions as state lawmakers advance revived legislation critics call an anti-LGBT "bathroom bill."

Only in Florida: Man Arrested for Indecent Exposure, Claims His Moods Tell Him to Strip

Only in Florida: Man Arrested for Indecent Exposure, Claims His Moods Tell Him to Strip

Jul 24
"I get naked when I get really happy or really sad," said John Walter Lee Gill, of St. Petersburg, Florida. Lee's comments were capture in a police report documenting his arrest for indecent exposure and obstruction.

San Jose Trans Woman Describes Shooting Ex

San Jose Trans Woman Describes Shooting Ex

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 23
The transgender San Jose woman who's in jail for allegedly shooting her ex-partner in a Costco parking lot said that she did it after years of fear and frustration, and that she hadn't been trying to kill him.

Ex-Navy Sailor Gets 40 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

Ex-Navy Sailor Gets 40 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

Jul 21
A former Navy sailor has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for the 2016 stabbing death of a transgender woman in Mississippi.

16-Year-Old From Minnesota ID'd as Victim of John Wayne Gacy

16-Year-Old From Minnesota ID'd as Victim of John Wayne Gacy

By Don Babwin and Jeff Baenen | Jul 20
After running away from his Minnesota home in 1976, 16-year-old Jimmy Haakenson called his mother, told her he was in Chicago, then disappeared forever.

3 Kenya Men Sentenced to Death for Stripping, Abusing Woman

3 Kenya Men Sentenced to Death for Stripping, Abusing Woman

By Tom Odula | Jul 19
A Kenyan court on Wednesday sentenced three men to death for stripping naked and abusing a woman during a wave of attacks by mobs claiming that women were inappropriately dressed.

On Eve of Parole Hearing, O.J.'s Cell Masturbation Episode Could Derail Hopes of Freedom

On Eve of Parole Hearing, O.J.'s Cell Masturbation Episode Could Derail Hopes of Freedom

Jul 19
Who knew masturbating in federal prison was a no-no?

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