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Sleep in train station, go to jail under San Francisco crackdown



A kiss, a prayer: The last hours of MH17's victims

The Boeing 777 tasked with shepherding its passengers from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, held the promise of beginnings and endings for many on board

Judge delivers verdict in rhymes in puppy-napping case

OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man accused of stealing an English bulldog puppy at gunpoint was convicted of the crime by a judge who left him...

Syria air raid 'kills six children from same family'

Six children from the same family were killed in an air strike by government forces on a village in the northern province of Aleppo, a monitoring group...

Colorado judge sets new trial date in theater massacre case

CENTENNIAL Colo. (Reuters) - Jury selection in the much‑delayed trial of accused movie theater gunman James Holmes will begin on Dec. 8, a Colorado...

South Africa: Rhino poacher gets 77 years in jail

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A rhino poacher in South Africa has been sentenced to 77 years in prison in one of the heaviest penalties aimed at curbing...

Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify at New York forgery trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The government will call Mark Zuckerberg to testify against an upstate New York man accused of trying to cheat the billionaire founder...

UN rights chief condemns Israel and Hamas

Israel's military actions in the Gaza Strip could amount to war crimes, UN rights chief Navi Pillay said Wednesday while also condemning...

Home-sharing programs help seniors

Thousands of aging Americans are taking part in home‑sharing programs around the country. The programs, usually nonprofit, help older adults save...

Frenchman jailed for 15 years for Bali drug smuggling

An Indonesian court jailed a Frenchman for 15 years Wednesday for smuggling a huge stash of crystal methamphetamine into the resort island of Bali.