SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) - Former NBA star Jayson Williams was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for fatally shooting a hired limo driver in 2002, ending an eight-year legal odyssey by tearfully apologizing to the victim's family. He will be eligible for parole in 18 months.
Williams, avoiding a retrial on a reckless manslaughter count that deadlocked the jury at his 2004 trial, pleaded guilty last month to aggravated assault in the death of Costas Christofi on Feb. 14, 2002. At the same 2004 trial, he was acquitted of aggravated manslaughter but convicted on four counts of covering ...
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The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether Los Angeles County must pay damages to a Valencia, Calif. couple listed as child abusers even though they were declared innocent years ago.
Today's economic turmoil has shown a need to create a guaranteed steady stream of income in retirement. Annuities are beginning to gain some popularity among consumers and formerly skeptical financial professionals.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon could have reached across the aisle and made his first women's conference a truly excellent nonpartisan event, but his choice of keynote speakers made it clear who he represents.
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Hundreds of children and families descended on Highlands Elementary for the school's first Cupid's Ball on Feb. 11.
Legacy Christian Academy hosted its 14th annual father-daughter dance on Feb. 6.
Old Orchard Elementary School's Parent Teacher Student Association presented a performance by Chinese acrobats in celebration of the Chinese New Year on Friday night.
On Jan. 29, you reported about President's Obama's criticism of the high court ("Justice disparages Obama's U.S. high court criticism") in its ruling allowing corporations to contribute to political campaigns.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - The United States won only one medal at the Vancouver Olympics on Monday, yet there was some significance to it.
"Nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes." Despite Benjamin Franklin's drab depiction of taxation, the thought of filing your return should not be avoided or even feared.
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of columns from candidates in the 2010 Santa Clarita City Council race. David Gauny: Imperfect man vs. well-oiled machine
Scott Wilk declared in his Jan. 29 column that he could "outperform Nostradamus" by predicting that all three City Council incumbents would be re-elected in 2010.
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