Up to 40 Years in Prison for Michigan Highway Shooter

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_4ce9f19031.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (DETROIT) -- A man has received a prison sentence of up to 40 years following his conviction on terrorism charges for opening fire on dozens of drivers along a Michigan highway in October 2012. Defense attorneys said their client is just a sick man. Judge David Reader was not swayed. "Whether the defendant was mentally ill or not made no difference to the civilian population that was affected. The measure of terrorism is on the part of that domestic population," he said.

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Las Vegas Police Will No Longer Respond to Fender-Benders

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_73d32f0961.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (LAS VEGAS) -- Need to deal with a fender-bender in Las Vegas? You’re on your own now. The Las Vegas Metro Police Department will no longer respond to auto crashes that don’t include an injury as of Monday, because police say minor collisions take officers away from responding to major emergencies. “Currently an average of 250 man-hours per week is dedicated to investigations involving [zero-injury] property damage collisions,” Las Vegas police said in a statement announcing the change.

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Heavy Snow, Frigid Cold Hits East Coast Again

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_34f4345ea4.jpgsteve vanhorn/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Yet another storm is pounding parts of the East Coast with heavy snow and frigid cold on Monday, bringing more school closings, travel backups and federal office closures. The storm shifted south from the original expected path. While New York City should receive a dusting, the Mid-Atlantic states is forecast to experience the heaviest snowfall -- up to a foot in some areas. Washington, D.C., is expected to receive 5 to 9 inches, Dover, Del. should receive 6 to 8 inches, and Philadelphia is expected to receive up to 4 inches.

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Heavy Rains Bring Relief, Flooding to California

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_00a3ca1fb2.jpgDavid McNew/Getty Images (GLENDORA, Calif.) -- Families evacuated their homes as sandbags and barricades were placed in preparation for more rain in Southern California. Though the storm moved out of the area Friday, residents are still bracing for another round. At least one thousand homes were evacuated in the Glendora and Azusa areas, where the U.S. Postal Service suspended mail delivery. Additional mandatory evacuations were issued Friday for portions of Monrovia.

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Abscam Con Man: "American Hustle" Wrong, Jennifer Lawrence Too Hot

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_8619711a6c.jpgSony/Columbia (NEW YORK) -- The real life con man and informant at the center of the FBI's Abscam sting operation in the late 1970s said the Hollywood film American Hustle was a good movie, but he takes issue with one important aspect: actress Jennifer Lawrence. "In the movie, the wife [Lawrence] was hotter than the girlfriend," 89-year-old Mel Weinberg told ABC News. "I mean, it shoulda been the other way around...The mistress should always be hotter than your wife."

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