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White City man dies in Oregon prison

Umatilla, Ore. – A White City man died Sunday while incarcerated at an Oregon state prison. According to the Oregon Department of Corrections, 23-year-old inmate Kenneth Allen was complaining to Two River Correction Institution staff members when he suddenly became “unresponsive.” The …

5 inmates shot in N. California prison incident

UPDATE (11:57 p.m.): Jail staff say all the inmates shot are in stable condition. Crescent City, Calif. – Eight corrections officers were sent to the hospital following an incident at Pelican Bay State Prison. According to the California Department of Corrections, at …

Fighting for lost time

Carlisle, Penn. (WGAL) — Willie Neismith was on his way to a professional boxing career in 1982. He was 20, winning boxing matches at a gym at Pennsylvania’s Dickinson College. He had a fighting chance to give his mother a life without …

DNA helps free North Carolina Prisoner

Durham, N.C. (WRAL) — “I’m going home,” Darryl Anthony Howard told cheering supporters on Wednesday afternoon after a Durham, North Carolina judge threw out a double-murder conviction and ordered a new trial for him. Howard, 54, was discharged from custody on Wednesday …