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Texas Man Charged for Giving Drinks to Woman Before Fatal Crash

In an unusual legal move, a warrant has been issued for Texas bar patron who allegedly provided drinks to a woman who was subsequently in a fatal car …

Holder seeks limits on mandatory minimum sentencing

Attorney general says the nation must be "smarter on crime."<p>WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder will call Monday for major changes in the federal criminal justice system, including doing away with some mandatory-minimum sentencing policies that have condemned scores of non-violent offenders …

The Confessions of Innocent Men

Why would two suspects caught up in a grisly murder investigation admit to a killing they didn't commit?<p>Any good criminal-defense attorney will tell you to say four words if you are about to be arrested for murder: <i>I want a lawyer</i>.<p>This is simple advice and should be easy to remember during an …

Technician who set off chilling hepatitis C outbreak to plead guilty

A hospital technician who allegedly triggered a multi-state outbreak of hepatitis C plans to plead guilty in exchange for a prison term of 30 to 40 years, according to a plea agreement filed Monday in New Hampshire federal court.<p>The plea agreement says David Kwiatkowski can sidestep criminal …

Astronomers identify 12 asteroids we could easily mine for valuable resources - ExtremeTech

By on August 12, 2013 at 3:31 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Science fiction authors and …

Asteroids

CIA Kept Area 51 Secret Because Rumors Cooler Than Reality

A spy plane, an intelligence agency, and the magical logic of conspiracy theories all made an American legend.<p>Yesterday the CIA declassified a 400-page document about Area 51, the secret facility in the Nevada desert that has fascinated armchair historians and tormented conspiracy theorists for …