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Heated Exchange

From Friday’s hearing in which the prosecution tried to suppress as evidence a police officer’s use of the word “nigger”: “It is the dirtiest, filthiest, nastiest word in the English …


Simpson Hearing Erupts Over Race Prosecution Tries To Stop Defense From Portraying Officer As Racist

O.J. Simpson and his attorney, Johnnie Cochran, listen as prosecutor Christopher Darden argues against racially sensitive testimony. Photo by Associated Press


Prosecution To Limit Detective’s Testimony

Prosecutors in the O.J. Simpson case said they intend to severely limit the testimony of embattled LAPD Detective Mark Fuhrman - who was considered a star witness during the preliminary …


Plea Deal Expected For Brother Teen Accused In Shooting Could Avoid Lengthy Sentence

Lawyers in the fratricide trial of 15-year-old Jason Zimmerman expect to enter a plea agreement today that will keep the Princeton, Idaho, youth from an extensive penitentiary sentence. While attorneys …


Some Simpson Allegations Dropped Defense Cries Foul As Prosecution Pulls 18 Of 62 Domestic-Violence Allegations

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Florida Serial Killer Claims Sixth Victim

A woman found facedown Thursday beside a lamppost in a neighborhood of neat homes and lawns was the sixth victim of a serial killer preying on prostitutes, police said. The …


Sides Rest Their Cases In 12-Year-Old’s Murder Trial Second Boy Accused Of Shooting Migrant Worker Doesn’t Testify In His Own Defense

Both sides rested their cases Thursday in the first-degree murder trial of a 12-year-old boy accused in the August slaying of a migrant worker. Judge John Bridges said he will …


Ex-Politburo Members Charged In Deaths

Seven former East German politburo members were charged Monday with manslaughter in the deaths of people fleeing to the West after the construction of the Berlin Wall. Among those named …


Police Question Man In Killings Of Six

Police questioned a man Sunday in the killings of six people in an apartment, and investigators focused on drugs, revenge and robbery as possible motives. The victims, including two teen-age …


Suspects Identified In 3 Deaths

Police want blood and hair samples from two young men living in Canada as part of their investigation into the slayings of three members of a family last July. Atif …


Records From Women’s Shelter Subpoenaed

Prosecutors in the O.J. Simpson trial subpoenaed records from a battered women’s shelter that may have served Simpson’s slain ex-wife, according to court papers filed Friday. Sojourn Domestic Violence Center …


Police: Sitter’s Medicine Killed Baby

A baby sitter admitted feeding prescription medicine to four children, which killed the youngest and alarmed a community over what many feared was an exotic, unknown illness, police said Friday. …


Arrest Made In Death Of Man Found On I-90

A man was arrested Friday in Kissimmee, Fla., in the execution-style slaying of a 45-year-old systems engineer who vanished from the Portland area on Christmas Eve, authorities said. The body …


Orange County Official’s Secretary Killed

The executive secretary of a new Orange County supervisor was killed in the foyer of her home by an arrow through the heart. Arlene Michele Hoffman, 57, a recently hired …


Abuse Arguments Could Delay O.J. Jury

The judge in the O.J. Simpson trial said Thursday that arguments over whether to admit evidence of domestic violence in Simpson’s household could substantially delay opening statements. Superior Court Judge …


Man Found On I-90 Likely Died In Oregon

Police believe that a man left dead on Interstate 90 was most likely killed in Oregon. A motorist found 45-year-old Ian B. Bowers’ body on the Beauty Bay bridge over …


Police ‘99 Percent Certain’ About Series Of Killings The Prime Suspect In Four Unsolved Murders Was Involved With The Lewiston Civic Theatre And Police Believe Three Victims May Have Been Killed There

Police are now speaking publicly about what the LewistonClarkston community has been whispering privately for years. The prime suspect in four unsolved homicides was involved with the Lewiston Civic Theatre …


Police ‘99 Percent Certain’ About Series Of Killings

Police are now speaking publicly about what the Lewiston-Clarkston community has been whispering privately for years. The prime suspect in four unsolved homicides was involved with the Lewiston Civic Theatre …


Officials Identify I-90 Body Shooting Victim A Portland Man; Van With Florida Plates Sought

The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department on Sunday released the name of the man found dead Dec. 26 on Interstate 90. He was identified as 45-year-old Ian B. Bowers of Portland.