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840-Pound Bahia Emerald Rightful Owner Case to Be Heard Without Brazil – Unless …

A judge today rejected an effort by the nation of Brazil to dismiss or put on hold a case filed five years ago to determine the rightful owner of the 840-pound Bahia emerald, saying lawyers for the country waited too long to get involved and failed to follow proper legal grounds in bringing the motion.

One Killed When Driver Attempts to Ram Into NSA Building

Police opened fire and one suspect died Monday after a car tried to ram its way into the headquarters of US National Security Agency, America's electronic eavesdropper.

Former LAUSD Teacher Convicted of Murdering His Wife Outside West Hills Home

A former Los Angeles Unified elementary school teacher was convicted today of murdering his 43-year-old estranged wife outside a West Hills home where she had taken refuge after obtaining a restraining order against him.