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  • Divorce and Pregnancy: Are There Special Legal Considerations?


    Divorces are emotional. So are pregnancies. When the two occur simultaneously, the emotional rollercoaster can lead to legal rights being overlooked and abandoned. During pregnancy, for both divorcing spouses, there are specific legal considerations that need to be accounted for. Raising a child is filled with unique first moments and......

  • 'New' Jury Duty Scam Reminder: Don't Pay Money Over the Phone


    The scam works like this: a person calls you up claiming to be from the state or county or court or whatever government entity, and says that you missed jury duty, which is a serious offense. Then, they tell you to pay some amount now over the phone, or......

  • Drunk Driving Court: Top 5 DUI FAQs


    Facing charges for a DUI, DWI, OUI or any of the popular drunk driving acronyms is stressful, confusing, and possibly life changing. For many drunk driving defendants, it is their first experience with the criminal courts, or maybe even any court. It is natural to have questions, and it is......

  • When Can Californians Start Growing Their Own Weed?


    There are some who consider cannabis to be a gift from god. But when it comes to legalization, the devil is in the details. As laws on marijuana cultivation, possession, and sale continue to evolve, they may still differ from state-to-state and they remain in conflict with federal law. So......

  • Obama Changes Cuban Immigration Policy: 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Ends


    Part of President Barack Obama's legacy will be normalizing America's relations and diplomatic ties with Cuba, ending a half-century of hostilities between the two countries. While that opens the door for more travel and trade between the two nations, it also means that some immigration windows are closing for Cuban......

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  • Police: Officer fatally shot man armed with knife, pole

    Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:54:07 GMT

    FULTON, Ky. (AP) — Police in western Kentucky have shot and killed a man who investigators say was armed with a knife and a long pole that he had been using to smash car windows.

  • AP source: 3 dead in Jersey City shooting, drug link probed

    Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:51:19 GMT

    A person familiar with the investigation says a shooting in Jersey City has left three people dead, and police are investigating whether the shooting was drug related.

  • Amnesty: Europe's anti-terror powers pose rights dangers

    Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:36:42 GMT

    PARIS (AP) — The French jihadi left prison to serve out his parole, landing a part-time job as required. Then came the deadly Nov. 13, 2015, attacks in Paris. Sofiane Ifren was placed under house arrest, where he has stayed ever since. Stuck at home, he cannot serve out the terms of his parole.

  • King Day parade turns violent when 8 shot in Miami

    Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:18:10 GMT

    MIAMI (AP) — A national holiday celebrating nonviolence and Martin Luther King Jr. erupted into mayhem when eight people were shot at a park named after the slain civil rights leader.

  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:06:32 GMT

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