At Least Three Dead in California Bank Robbery and Police Chase

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_a94b041c06.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (STOCKTON, Calif.) -- At least three people are dead following a violent bank robbery and high-speed police chase in Stockton, California. Two suspects and a hostage lost their lives in Wednesday's incident. Three Latino men took three women hostage following the robbery at Bank of the West.

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Passenger Arrested After Bomb Threat on British Airways Flight

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_66a3534e63.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (LOS ANGELES) -- A Hawaii man could face up to 20 years in federal prison after authorities said he threatened to kill several flight attendants and claimed to have a bomb while on board a British Airways flight from London to Los Angeles. FBI agents arrested Kevin Mosele, of Kihei, Hawaii, at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday and charged him with interference with a flight crew, which carries a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison.

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From Best Friends to Killers: Teens Murder Friend Because They 'Didn't Like Her'

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_95795ecec1.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (STAR CITY, W. Va.) -- When 16-year-old Skylar Neese snuck out of her Star City, West Virginia, home after midnight on July 6, 2012, she never returned. Six months after her disappearance, one of Neese’s best friends from high school, Rachel Shoaf confessed to authorities that she had stabbed Neese to death with their other friend, Sheila Eddy, and then led police to Neese’s remains in a wooded area over the Pennsylvania state line.

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Drivers Try to Put Brakes on Cities' Speed Traps

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_36ee0ceffe.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Across America, tourists and drivers are fighting back against speed traps, something that one retired police officer called “a dirty, little secret” among cities and counties. “I said to myself that when I got a chance to speak out about it, I would,” said Kurt Skarjune, a retired Detroit-area officer. “It’s like a dirty, little secret but it’s really not a secret, but it certainly is dirty.”

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California Residents Face Fines as State Seeks to Reduce Water Use

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_c5983a21cc.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Across the West, an historic drought — the worst in more than a century — has sparked a water crisis that for the first time has forced California officials to impose mandatory statewide water restrictions. “We need water,” Gov. Gerry Brown said Wednesday. “We’re gonna have to get water.”

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