Sandra R Martinez

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The 10 Commandments of Grocery Shopping

Given the fact that the employees at my local grocery store see me more than my own family does, it's safe to say that I have quite a bit of experience pushing a full cart around.<p>While I generally enjoy the experience because a) I love finding and checking things off of a list and b) food, there …

Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

As one of the best weekends of the year, there's no better way to cap off celebrating our nation's independence than to sit down with some friends and family and watch two of the best middleweights in the world go to war.<p>In a fight that will pin an undefeated champion against arguably the best …

Martial Arts

Following second failed drug test, UFC and FOX cut ties with Chael Sonnen

Following a pair of failed random drug tests, both the UFC and FOX are parting ways with recently retired fighter and on-air personality Chael Sonnen.<p>…

'This Man Was Out To Kill': Driver Repeatedly Runs Over Woman At Traffic Light

A Georgia man is charged with murder after allegedly running over a woman with his car.<p>Dewey Green, 23, drove up behind an SUV sitting at a traffic light in Douglasville on Wednesday afternoon. Green allegedly rammed the vehicle with his own car multiple times, according to WSBTV.<p>The victim, …

Marine jailed in Mexico gets new court hearing for weapons charges

Andrew Tahmooressi, the Marine reservist jailed in Mexico since April 1 on weapons charges, has a court hearing set for next week but is resigned to the possibility that it could take months to win his freedom, his mother said.<p>Jill Tahmooressi said Sunday her son's new Mexican attorney has advised …

'White Widow' Samantha Lewthwaite remarried into family of top al-Qaeda commander

Samantha Lewthwaite, widow of one of London July 7 bombers, later married into the family of Musa Dheere, one of al-Qaeda’s most notorious commanders in East Africa<p>Samantha Lewthwaite, the “White Widow” of one of the London July 7 bombers, later married into a <b>Kenyan</b> family connected to one of …

Both parents of Georgia boy left to die in unattended car researched heat deaths, police say

Both parents of a toddler who died in an unattended SUV in suburban Atlanta told investigators they did online research on how hot it needs to be for a child to die in an unattended vehicle, police said.<p>Justin Ross Harris, 33, faces murder charges in the death of his son, 22-month-old Cooper on …

George Zimmerman in millions of dollars in debt after Trayvon Martin shooting case

Trayvon Martin killer has no job and spends hundreds of dollars a month on counselling<p>George Zimmerman, the neighbourhood watch volunteer who killed an unarmed black teenager, has been left with millions of dollars of debts, papers filed as part of his divorce proceedings show.<p>Shellie Zimmerman …

Malaysia Airlines facing financial turbulence

<b>Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia</b> <b>-</b> As scores of small-time investors gathered in the utilitarian surrounds of Malaysia Airlines training centre on June 25 for the company’s annual shareholders meeting, the mood in the room was one of anger and frustration.<p>Investor after investor questioned the directors on …

Police seek help identifying person of interest

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Police on Monday asked the public for its help in identifying two shooters and a third "person of interest" who appear in separate …

Marine accused of desertion back in US custody

The case against Hernandez: Where's the weapon?

If prosecutors plan to argue former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez was the one who fired seven rounds into Odin Lloyd, they won't be able to show the alleged murder weapon to make their case.<p>That's because the .45 caliber gun used to kill Lloyd has never been found.<p>"That's a hurdle," attorney …

Transgender officer fired in Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — When Francesca Quaranta told her fellow police officers in 2012 that she was transgender, she said it began a long and harsh …