Theft

This early Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, photo released by the California Highwat Patrol (CHP) shows a horse rider being arrested after failing a field sobriety test by CHP officers for DUI in a freeway Long Beach, Calif. Authorities say the drunken man made his way onto a California freeway while atop the horse. (California Highway Patrol, Santa Fe Springs via AP)
March 03, 2018 - 2:42 pm
FLORIDA PYTHON DEVOURS DEER THAT WEIGHS NEARLY 4 LBS. MORE NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Researchers studying invasive Burmese pythons in Florida came upon something they'd never seen before: an 11-foot-long python had consumed an entire deer that weighed more than the snake itself. The wildlife biologists...
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February 23, 2018 - 10:33 am
MADRID (AP) — Spanish league side Villarreal says it has suspended defender Ruben Semedo without pay after he was arrested and charged with attempted murder and robbery. The 23-year-old Semedo also faces charges of assault, illegal detention and illegal possession of firearms. Semedo was accused of...
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FILE - A Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 file photo showing Villarreal's Ruben Semedo, left, challenging Barcelona's Lionel Messi, during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Villarreal and FC Barcelona at the Ceramica stadium in Villarreal, Spain. Spanish club Villarreal says Tuesday Feb. 20, 2018 it has opened an investigation against defender Ruben Semedo after reports that he was arrested for an incident involving violence last week. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz, File)
February 22, 2018 - 11:07 am
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge has charged Villarreal defender Ruben Semedo with attempted murder and ordered him to be temporarily detained without bail. Court officials in Lliria say on Thursday the Portuguese player is also charged with assault, robbery, illegal detention, and illegal possession...
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FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018 file photo, Norway's Kristin Skaslien, left, throws the stone as teammate Magnus Nedregotten looks on during the mixed doubles bronze medal curling match against Russian athletes Anastasia Bryzgalova and Alexander Krushelnitsky at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Nedregotten and his partner, who lost out on the Olympic bronze medal to Krushelnitsky, charged with doping, said Tuesday, Feb. 20 he feels robbed of his moment of glory. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File)
February 20, 2018 - 6:53 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — A Norwegian curler who lost out on the Olympic bronze medal to a Russian rival charged with doping said Tuesday he feels robbed of his moment of glory. Magnus Nedregotten and his partner finished fourth in mixed doubles last week after losing 8-4 to Alexander...
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Four West Bromwich Albion players Jonny Evans, top left, Jake Livermore, top right, Gareth Barry, below left, Boaz Myhill, below right, are being investigated by Spanish police Friday Feb. 16, 2018, for the alleged theft of a taxi while the English Premier League soccer team were on a midwinter training trip in Barcelona, Spain. The players involved have issued a public apology for their actions in a joint statement. (AP Photo/Sang Tan, Matt Dunham, Jon Super, Akira Suemori)
February 19, 2018 - 12:28 pm
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Police in Spain have cleared four West Bromwich Albion players who were being investigated for the theft of a taxi in Barcelona last week. Catalonia's regional police said on Monday no charges will be filed against the players. Police did not say why the investigation was...
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February 16, 2018 - 11:28 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Four West Bromwich Albion players are being investigated by Spanish police for the alleged theft of a taxi while the Premier League team was training in Barcelona. Catalonia's regional police told The Associated Press that the players were taken before a judge after being...
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February 14, 2018 - 3:54 pm
ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) — A star player on the national champion University of Connecticut field hockey team accused of stealing $34 in makeup from the campus bookstore has applied for a probation program that could clear her record. Charlotte Veitner applied for accelerated rehabilitation Wednesday...
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This undated photo provided by the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office in Norristown, Pa., shows Richard O'Rourke of Warrington, Pa., a former senior analytical chemist for Merck & Co. charged with causing or risking catastrophe, theft, receiving stolen property and recklessly endangering another person. Prosecutors say O'Rourke stole potassium cyanide from a laboratory at the pharmaceutical firm to use for pest control at home, but poured it down a suburban Philadelphia storm drain Dec. 15, 2017, when he learned there was an investigation. (Montgomery County District Attorney's Office via AP)
February 14, 2018 - 1:05 pm
WARRINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A chemist stole potassium cyanide from his workplace to use as pest control at home and poured it down a suburban Philadelphia storm drain when he learned there was an investigation, prosecutors said. Richard O'Rourke, 60, has been charged with risking a catastrophe, theft,...
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FILE--In this May 6, 2015 file photo, Kateri and Jay Schwandt stand outside their Rockford, Mich. home. The couple, who have 13 boys, are expecting their 14th child, due in April of 2018. They've decided not to know until the baby is born whether it's a boy or girl. (Chris Clark/The Grand Rapids Press via AP, File)
February 10, 2018 - 8:27 am
ROMANIAN STUDY: HALF-DAY OLD SNOW IS SAFE TO EAT BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — How safe is it to eat snow? A Romanian university has published the results of just such a study. The 2017 experiment showed it was safe to eat snow that was a half-day old, and safer to eat it in the colder months. But by...
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February 07, 2018 - 11:02 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police have arrested the career scoring leader on University of Connecticut's women's field hockey team for allegedly stealing $34 worth of makeup. The Hartford Courant reports 22-year-old Charlotte Veitner was arrested Sunday at the campus bookstore after staff told police...
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