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Daughter's plea draws 50,000 birthday cards for US veteran

Jan. 13, 2019 2:21 PM EST

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — When Sue Morse requested on Facebook that friends send her father well-wishes for his Dec. 30 birthday, she expected maybe 160 cards. At 96, World War II veteran and Purple Heart medal recipient Duane Sherman has survived most of his friends. As of Jan. 9, Sherman received more...

Jury decides to strip Mongols biker gang of trademark logo

Jan. 11, 2019 8:37 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California jury decided Friday that the Mongols motorcycle gang should be stripped of its trademarked logo in a first-of-its-kind verdict, federal prosecutors said. The jury in U.S. District Court in Santa Ana previously found Mongol Nation, the entity that owns the image of a Mongol...

Parolee held in triple killing at California bowling alley

Jan. 7, 2019 7:58 PM EST

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — A parolee who spent 17 years in prison was arrested on suspicion of shooting into a crowd during a brawl at a Los Angeles-area bowling alley and bar, killing three people and injuring four others, police announced Monday. Reginald Wallace, 47, of Los Angeles, was arrested Sunday,...

California CEO imprisoned for smuggling gun parts to Syria

Dec. 20, 2018 5:39 PM EST

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California business executive has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for helping smuggle rifle parts and other military equipment to rebels in his native Syria. Prosecutors said Rasheed Al Jijakli was sentenced Thursday to 46 months in federal prison after a judge said...