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Imperial Beach Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

Imperial Beach Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

A Navy veteran released from an Iranian prison last week on a medical furlough is sick with symptoms of the coronavirus and is requesting a humanitarian evacua [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Navy Vet Freed From Irani...→

Imperial Beach Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

Imperial Beach Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

A Navy veteran released from an Iranian prison last week on a medical furlough is sick with symptoms of the coronavirus and is requesting a humanitarian evacua [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Navy Vet Freed From Irani...→

Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from prison due to police misconduct

Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from prison due to police misconduct

A judge on Tuesday dismissed the convictions of two men in prison for drug crimes, including one who has been locked up for more than seven years, after prosec [...] Read full article: Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from pr...→

High court won't hear case of Arizona man freed from prison

The Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision that a man freed after more than 40 years in prison can't sue for damages Read full article: High court won't hear case of Arizona ma...→

Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet amid virus concerns

Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet amid virus concerns

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Iran has granted a medical furlough to a U.S. Navy veteran imprisoned for more than a year Read full article: Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet am...→

SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina

SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina

Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina talks about growing up in the local punk scene, secretly loving Van Halen as a teenager, becoming pen-pals with John Doe from [...] Read full article: SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach M...→

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

The five men who were killed by a co-worker at a Milwaukee brewery include an electrician, a Navy veteran, a father of two small children, a fisherman and a gr [...] Read full article: Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of...→

Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed prison seamstress photographed with loyal husband

Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed prison seamstress photographed with loyal husband

For the first time since leaving prison nearly three weeks ago, former jailhouse seamstress Joyce Mitchell was spotted with her long-suffering husband, Lyle Mi [...] Read full article: Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed ...→

Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sentenced to prison for lying to FBI about white supremacist ties

Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sentenced to prison for lying to FBI about white supremacist ties

Fred Arena was found to be a member of Vanguard America when agents performed the background check for his security clearance Read full article: Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sen...→

2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Freed From Prison

2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Freed From Prison

Two men whose convictions in a double killing 25 years ago were recently thrown out have been released from prison. Kevin Baker and Sean Washington celebrated [...] Read full article: 2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Free...→

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

A man accused of two murders in Washington has been released from prison after 25 years Read full article: Man accused of double murder freed after...→

Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison For Paying $850K In Bribes In College Admissions Scandal

Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison For Paying $850K In Bribes In College Admissions Scandal

Douglas Hodge paid $850,000 in bribes to get two of his children admitted to USC and another two into Georgetown, all part of the nationwide college admissions [...] Read full article: Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison...→

Second Man Dies Following Human-Smuggling Boat Accident Off Imperial Beach - Times of San Diego

Authorities Wednesday reported the death of a second man stemming from a boating accident that sent a group of undocumented immigrants into rough nighttime sea [...] Read full article: Second Man Dies Following Human-Smugglin...→

UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terrorist Freed from Prison Early

UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terrorist Freed from Prison Early

The suspected Islamist terrorist who stabbed people in Streatham, London, had been convicted of terrorism and freed from prison early.  Read full article: UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terror...→

Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isles Beach Crash Gets Prison

Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isles Beach Crash Gets Prison

A driver who fatally ran over a man and injured the man’s wife and children as they walked on a Sunny Isles Beach sidewalk two years ago is heading to prison. [...] Read full article: Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isle...→

Beach Closure Lifted for Imperial Beach Shoreline After Water Tests Clean - Times of San Diego

A beach closure was lifted Thursday for the Imperial Beach shoreline, the San Diego County Department of Environmental Health said. Read full article: Beach Closure Lifted for Imperial Beach ...→

Former Florida mayor gets prison after buying BMW, beach condo with $650G in United Way funds

Former Florida mayor gets prison after buying BMW, beach condo with $650G in United Way funds

A former Florida mayor was reportedly sentenced to 51 months in prison and required to pay full restitution Friday for embezzling more than $650,000 from Unite [...] Read full article: Former Florida mayor gets prison after b...→

Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected in Court Jan. 29

Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected in Court Jan. 29

An Iranian national, who was arrested Friday after police in Palm Beach, Florida, say they found him with $22,000, a machete, a pick ax and knives, is schedule [...] Read full article: Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected ...→

Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade Soleimani' for 'failed' Iranian missile strikes

Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade Soleimani' for 'failed' Iranian missile strikes

Retired Navy Seal David Sears said on “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday that he “would gladly trade [Iranian Gen. Qassem] Soleimani for a couple missile strike [...] Read full article: Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade So...→

U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison with coronavirus symptoms wants to come home

U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison with coronavirus symptoms wants to come home

Michael White was released on a medical furlough last week. He was detained in July 2018 while visiting a girlfriend in Iran. Read full article: U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison ...→

American released from Iranian prison on medical furlough amid coronavirus outbreak

American released from Iranian prison on medical furlough amid coronavirus outbreak

Michael White, a U.S. Navy veteran in fragile health, is now in the custody of the Swiss embassy but must remain in Iran. Read full article: American released from Iranian prison on...→

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

The five men who were killed by a co-worker at a Milwaukee brewery include an electrician, a Navy veteran, a father of two small children, a fisherman and a gr [...] Read full article: Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of...→

Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, leaves Colorado prison, returns to Illinois

Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, leaves Colorado prison, returns to Illinois

Rod Blagojevich walked out of prison Tuesday after President Donald Trump cut short the 14-year prison sentence handed to the former Illinois governor for poli [...] Read full article: Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, ...→

U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapons Bound for Yemen

U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapons Bound for Yemen

The U.S. Navy intercepts a small vessel in the Arabian Sea and finds it loaded with illegal Iranian weapons bound for Yemen. Read full article: U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapon...→

DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evidence Found in Double Murder

DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evidence Found in Double Murder

A man walked out of the D.C. jail on Wednesday night after 25 years of incarceration for a crime he says he did not commit. A note found in an old police homic [...] Read full article: DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evide...→

Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giving Freed Prison Inmates Gifts For Appearing In Court As 'A Smart Policy'

Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giving Freed Prison Inmates Gifts For Appearing In Court As 'A Smart Policy'

The incentive program would give accused criminals – being released from jail under the city’s new cashless bail policy – things like New York Mets tickets and [...] Read full article: Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giv...→

Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of Loved One, Fears Mix Up

Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of Loved One, Fears Mix Up

The family of Avelardo Rivera fears his remains may have been given to another family. They blame workers at a morgue in Tijuana, Mexico for what they say may [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of L...→

Migrant Dies When Smuggling Boat Capsizes in Heavy Surf off Imperial Beach - Times of San Diego

A maritime human smuggling attempt turned deadly off the coast of southern San Diego County when a migrant boat capsized in heavy surf. Read full article: Migrant Dies When Smuggling Boat Capsize...→

Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshire standoff, to be freed from prison

Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshire standoff, to be freed from prison

U.S. marshals posing as supporters gained entry to Brown's home and arrested her and her husband in 2007. Read full article: Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshir...→

Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach

Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach

"Dragons are mystical, they're cool." A 15-foot metal sculpture stands guard on Citrus Avenue in Imperial Beach outside of Dr. Jon Franks' house. Franks had th [...] Read full article: Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach...→

Imperial Beach Fire at Dahlia Avenue Home Does Extensive Damage - Times of San Diego

Share This Article:A fire of unknown origin extensively damaged a South Bay home Tuesday.Support Times of San Diego's growthwith a small monthly contribution B [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Fire at Dahlia Avenue Hom...→

US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for spying

US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for spying

Two men have been sentenced to prison in the United States for conducting surveillance on behalf of Iran's government. Read full article: US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for...→

Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed in Palm Beach, Fla.

Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed in Palm Beach, Fla.

An Iranian national armed with knives, a machete and pick ax, and $22,000 was being held by police at Palm Beach, Fla., on Friday, reports say. Authorities sea [...] Read full article: Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed i...→

Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

A Navy veteran released from an Iranian prison last week on a medical furlough is sick with symptoms of the coronavirus and is requesting a humanitarian evacua [...] Read full article: Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seek...→

American furloughed from Iranian prison as coronavirus raises concerns for those detained abroad

American furloughed from Iranian prison as coronavirus raises concerns for those detained abroad

Iran has granted medical furlough to a former U.S. Navy veteran who had been detained for over 600 days on trumped up charges, according to Pompeo. Read full article: American furloughed from Iranian prison ...→

Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Lickers Face Prison, Flogging

Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Lickers Face Prison, Flogging

Devout Muslims in Iran who defy coronavirus health warnings were warned Tuesday they could be jailed and flogged for their practice. Read full article: Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Licke...→

Killer of Curtis Adams, Good Samaritan Navy Sailor, Faces Life-in-Prison, No Parole - Times of San Diego

A man who gunned down a Navy sailor who stopped to assist a stranded motorist on a Logan Heights freeway ramp was convicted Friday of murder and other charges [...] Read full article: Killer of Curtis Adams, Good Samaritan N...→

US warship seizes Iranian weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, Navy says

US warship seizes Iranian weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, Navy says

U.S. officials have confirmed to Fox News Thursday that a U.S. Navy warship intercepted Iranian-made weapons from a vessel in the Arabian Sea earlier this week [...] Read full article: US warship seizes Iranian weapons, inclu...→

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

A man accused of two murders was freed from prison after 25 years thanks to a piece of evidence not disclosed to his defense team decades ago. Read full article: Man accused of double murder freed after...→

Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Prison After Reduced Sentence for Manslaughter

Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Prison After Reduced Sentence for Manslaughter

The son of a former California State Assembly speaker has been freed from prison after his manslaughter sentence was significantly reduced in 2011 by then-Gov. [...] Read full article: Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Pri...→

2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat CapsizesOff Imperial Beach Coast

2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat CapsizesOff Imperial Beach Coast

A second person has died after a smuggling boat capsized off the coast of Imperial Beach on Monday morning. At around 2:30 a.m., a suspicious boat was seen off [...] Read full article: 2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat Cap...→

1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial Beach in Apparent Smuggling Attempt

1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial Beach in Apparent Smuggling Attempt

A boat capsized during an apparent smuggling attempt early Monday morning, resulting in one death and the arrest of a half-dozen people, according to the U.S. [...] Read full article: 1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial ...→

U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian prison ahead of Putin-Netanyahu meeting

U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian prison ahead of Putin-Netanyahu meeting

Naama Issachar was behind bars for alleged drug trafficking since April; her release came ahead of talks between Vladimir Putin and Benjamin Netanyahu Read full article: U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian pr...→

‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning Heads

‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning Heads

Dr. Jon Franks of Imperial Beach says he’s always had a fascination with dragons. And he’s taken his love of the creatures to an extraordinary level. “Dragons [...] Read full article: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning...→

US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in Iran Prison

US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in Iran Prison

U.S. Navy veteran Michael White, detained in Iran since July 2018 on a 10-year sentence, has detailed prison conditions to his family, saying he has attempted [...] Read full article: US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in I...→

Pair with Iranian ties get prison time for illegal surveillance of Iranian opposition groups in US: DOJ

Pair with Iranian ties get prison time for illegal surveillance of Iranian opposition groups in US: DOJ

Two men with Iranian backgrounds were sentenced to long prison terms Wednesday for conducting surveillance and collecting information about American citizens a [...] Read full article: Pair with Iranian ties get prison time f...→

Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-Arrested for a 1992 Shoplifting Case, Will Be Freed, Judge Orders

Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-Arrested for a 1992 Shoplifting Case, Will Be Freed, Judge Orders

David Sheppard, a Philadelphia man whose life sentence was commuted by Gov. Tom Wolf, will walk free from a Pennsylvania prison for the first time in 27 years [...] Read full article: Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-A...→

Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from prison due to police misconduct

Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from prison due to police misconduct

A judge on Tuesday dismissed the convictions of two men in prison for drug crimes, including one who has been locked up for more than seven years, after prosec [...] Read full article: Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from pr...→

Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

A Navy veteran released from an Iranian prison last week on a medical furlough is sick with symptoms of the coronavirus and is requesting a humanitarian evacua [...] Read full article: Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seek...→

American released from Iranian prison on medical furlough amid coronavirus outbreak

American released from Iranian prison on medical furlough amid coronavirus outbreak

Michael White, a U.S. Navy veteran in fragile health, is now in the custody of the Swiss embassy but must remain in Iran. Read full article: American released from Iranian prison on...→

Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet amid virus concerns

Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet amid virus concerns

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Iran has granted a medical furlough to a U.S. Navy veteran imprisoned for more than a year Read full article: Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet am...→

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

The five men who were killed by a co-worker at a Milwaukee brewery include an electrician, a Navy veteran, a father of two small children, a fisherman and a gr [...] Read full article: Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of...→

Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, leaves Colorado prison, returns to Illinois

Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, leaves Colorado prison, returns to Illinois

Rod Blagojevich walked out of prison Tuesday after President Donald Trump cut short the 14-year prison sentence handed to the former Illinois governor for poli [...] Read full article: Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, ...→

Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sentenced to prison for lying to FBI about white supremacist ties

Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sentenced to prison for lying to FBI about white supremacist ties

Fred Arena was found to be a member of Vanguard America when agents performed the background check for his security clearance Read full article: Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sen...→

US warship seizes Iranian weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, Navy says

US warship seizes Iranian weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, Navy says

U.S. officials have confirmed to Fox News Thursday that a U.S. Navy warship intercepted Iranian-made weapons from a vessel in the Arabian Sea earlier this week [...] Read full article: US warship seizes Iranian weapons, inclu...→

DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evidence Found in Double Murder

DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evidence Found in Double Murder

A man walked out of the D.C. jail on Wednesday night after 25 years of incarceration for a crime he says he did not commit. A note found in an old police homic [...] Read full article: DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evide...→

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

A man accused of two murders in Washington has been released from prison after 25 years Read full article: Man accused of double murder freed after...→

Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Prison After Reduced Sentence for Manslaughter

Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Prison After Reduced Sentence for Manslaughter

The son of a former California State Assembly speaker has been freed from prison after his manslaughter sentence was significantly reduced in 2011 by then-Gov. [...] Read full article: Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Pri...→

Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of Loved One, Fears Mix Up

Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of Loved One, Fears Mix Up

The family of Avelardo Rivera fears his remains may have been given to another family. They blame workers at a morgue in Tijuana, Mexico for what they say may [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of L...→

Second Man Dies Following Human-Smuggling Boat Accident Off Imperial Beach - Times of San Diego

Authorities Wednesday reported the death of a second man stemming from a boating accident that sent a group of undocumented immigrants into rough nighttime sea [...] Read full article: Second Man Dies Following Human-Smugglin...→

1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial Beach in Apparent Smuggling Attempt

1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial Beach in Apparent Smuggling Attempt

A boat capsized during an apparent smuggling attempt early Monday morning, resulting in one death and the arrest of a half-dozen people, according to the U.S. [...] Read full article: 1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial ...→

Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshire standoff, to be freed from prison

Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshire standoff, to be freed from prison

U.S. marshals posing as supporters gained entry to Brown's home and arrested her and her husband in 2007. Read full article: Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshir...→

Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isles Beach Crash Gets Prison

Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isles Beach Crash Gets Prison

A driver who fatally ran over a man and injured the man’s wife and children as they walked on a Sunny Isles Beach sidewalk two years ago is heading to prison. [...] Read full article: Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isle...→

‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning Heads

‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning Heads

Dr. Jon Franks of Imperial Beach says he’s always had a fascination with dragons. And he’s taken his love of the creatures to an extraordinary level. “Dragons [...] Read full article: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning...→

Imperial Beach Fire at Dahlia Avenue Home Does Extensive Damage - Times of San Diego

Share This Article:A fire of unknown origin extensively damaged a South Bay home Tuesday.Support Times of San Diego's growthwith a small monthly contribution B [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Fire at Dahlia Avenue Hom...→

Former Florida mayor gets prison after buying BMW, beach condo with $650G in United Way funds

Former Florida mayor gets prison after buying BMW, beach condo with $650G in United Way funds

A former Florida mayor was reportedly sentenced to 51 months in prison and required to pay full restitution Friday for embezzling more than $650,000 from Unite [...] Read full article: Former Florida mayor gets prison after b...→

Pair with Iranian ties get prison time for illegal surveillance of Iranian opposition groups in US: DOJ

Pair with Iranian ties get prison time for illegal surveillance of Iranian opposition groups in US: DOJ

Two men with Iranian backgrounds were sentenced to long prison terms Wednesday for conducting surveillance and collecting information about American citizens a [...] Read full article: Pair with Iranian ties get prison time f...→

Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed in Palm Beach, Fla.

Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed in Palm Beach, Fla.

An Iranian national armed with knives, a machete and pick ax, and $22,000 was being held by police at Palm Beach, Fla., on Friday, reports say. Authorities sea [...] Read full article: Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed i...→

Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade Soleimani' for 'failed' Iranian missile strikes

Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade Soleimani' for 'failed' Iranian missile strikes

Retired Navy Seal David Sears said on “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday that he “would gladly trade [Iranian Gen. Qassem] Soleimani for a couple missile strike [...] Read full article: Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade So...→

U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison with coronavirus symptoms wants to come home

U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison with coronavirus symptoms wants to come home

Michael White was released on a medical furlough last week. He was detained in July 2018 while visiting a girlfriend in Iran. Read full article: U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison ...→

High court won't hear case of Arizona man freed from prison

The Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision that a man freed after more than 40 years in prison can't sue for damages Read full article: High court won't hear case of Arizona ma...→

American furloughed from Iranian prison as coronavirus raises concerns for those detained abroad

American furloughed from Iranian prison as coronavirus raises concerns for those detained abroad

Iran has granted medical furlough to a former U.S. Navy veteran who had been detained for over 600 days on trumped up charges, according to Pompeo. Read full article: American furloughed from Iranian prison ...→

SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina

SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina

Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina talks about growing up in the local punk scene, secretly loving Van Halen as a teenager, becoming pen-pals with John Doe from [...] Read full article: SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach M...→

Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Lickers Face Prison, Flogging

Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Lickers Face Prison, Flogging

Devout Muslims in Iran who defy coronavirus health warnings were warned Tuesday they could be jailed and flogged for their practice. Read full article: Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Licke...→

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

The five men who were killed by a co-worker at a Milwaukee brewery include an electrician, a Navy veteran, a father of two small children, a fisherman and a gr [...] Read full article: Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of...→

Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed prison seamstress photographed with loyal husband

Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed prison seamstress photographed with loyal husband

For the first time since leaving prison nearly three weeks ago, former jailhouse seamstress Joyce Mitchell was spotted with her long-suffering husband, Lyle Mi [...] Read full article: Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed ...→

Killer of Curtis Adams, Good Samaritan Navy Sailor, Faces Life-in-Prison, No Parole - Times of San Diego

A man who gunned down a Navy sailor who stopped to assist a stranded motorist on a Logan Heights freeway ramp was convicted Friday of murder and other charges [...] Read full article: Killer of Curtis Adams, Good Samaritan N...→

U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapons Bound for Yemen

U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapons Bound for Yemen

The U.S. Navy intercepts a small vessel in the Arabian Sea and finds it loaded with illegal Iranian weapons bound for Yemen. Read full article: U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapon...→

2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Freed From Prison

2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Freed From Prison

Two men whose convictions in a double killing 25 years ago were recently thrown out have been released from prison. Kevin Baker and Sean Washington celebrated [...] Read full article: 2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Free...→

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

A man accused of two murders was freed from prison after 25 years thanks to a piece of evidence not disclosed to his defense team decades ago. Read full article: Man accused of double murder freed after...→

Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giving Freed Prison Inmates Gifts For Appearing In Court As 'A Smart Policy'

Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giving Freed Prison Inmates Gifts For Appearing In Court As 'A Smart Policy'

The incentive program would give accused criminals – being released from jail under the city’s new cashless bail policy – things like New York Mets tickets and [...] Read full article: Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giv...→

Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison For Paying $850K In Bribes In College Admissions Scandal

Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison For Paying $850K In Bribes In College Admissions Scandal

Douglas Hodge paid $850,000 in bribes to get two of his children admitted to USC and another two into Georgetown, all part of the nationwide college admissions [...] Read full article: Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison...→

2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat CapsizesOff Imperial Beach Coast

2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat CapsizesOff Imperial Beach Coast

A second person has died after a smuggling boat capsized off the coast of Imperial Beach on Monday morning. At around 2:30 a.m., a suspicious boat was seen off [...] Read full article: 2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat Cap...→

Migrant Dies When Smuggling Boat Capsizes in Heavy Surf off Imperial Beach - Times of San Diego

A maritime human smuggling attempt turned deadly off the coast of southern San Diego County when a migrant boat capsized in heavy surf. Read full article: Migrant Dies When Smuggling Boat Capsize...→

UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terrorist Freed from Prison Early

UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terrorist Freed from Prison Early

The suspected Islamist terrorist who stabbed people in Streatham, London, had been convicted of terrorism and freed from prison early.  Read full article: UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terror...→

U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian prison ahead of Putin-Netanyahu meeting

U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian prison ahead of Putin-Netanyahu meeting

Naama Issachar was behind bars for alleged drug trafficking since April; her release came ahead of talks between Vladimir Putin and Benjamin Netanyahu Read full article: U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian pr...→

Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach

Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach

"Dragons are mystical, they're cool." A 15-foot metal sculpture stands guard on Citrus Avenue in Imperial Beach outside of Dr. Jon Franks' house. Franks had th [...] Read full article: Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach...→

Beach Closure Lifted for Imperial Beach Shoreline After Water Tests Clean - Times of San Diego

A beach closure was lifted Thursday for the Imperial Beach shoreline, the San Diego County Department of Environmental Health said. Read full article: Beach Closure Lifted for Imperial Beach ...→

US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in Iran Prison

US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in Iran Prison

U.S. Navy veteran Michael White, detained in Iran since July 2018 on a 10-year sentence, has detailed prison conditions to his family, saying he has attempted [...] Read full article: US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in I...→

US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for spying

US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for spying

Two men have been sentenced to prison in the United States for conducting surveillance on behalf of Iran's government. Read full article: US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for...→

Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected in Court Jan. 29

Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected in Court Jan. 29

An Iranian national, who was arrested Friday after police in Palm Beach, Florida, say they found him with $22,000, a machete, a pick ax and knives, is schedule [...] Read full article: Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected ...→

Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-Arrested for a 1992 Shoplifting Case, Will Be Freed, Judge Orders

Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-Arrested for a 1992 Shoplifting Case, Will Be Freed, Judge Orders

David Sheppard, a Philadelphia man whose life sentence was commuted by Gov. Tom Wolf, will walk free from a Pennsylvania prison for the first time in 27 years [...] Read full article: Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-A...→

Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from prison due to police misconduct

Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from prison due to police misconduct

A judge on Tuesday dismissed the convictions of two men in prison for drug crimes, including one who has been locked up for more than seven years, after prosec [...] Read full article: Prosecutor: 2 Michigan men freed from pr...→

U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison with coronavirus symptoms wants to come home

U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison with coronavirus symptoms wants to come home

Michael White was released on a medical furlough last week. He was detained in July 2018 while visiting a girlfriend in Iran. Read full article: U.S. Navy vet freed from Iranian prison ...→

Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seeks Transfer to US

A Navy veteran released from an Iranian prison last week on a medical furlough is sick with symptoms of the coronavirus and is requesting a humanitarian evacua [...] Read full article: Navy Vet Freed From Iranian Prison, Seek...→

High court won't hear case of Arizona man freed from prison

The Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision that a man freed after more than 40 years in prison can't sue for damages Read full article: High court won't hear case of Arizona ma...→

American released from Iranian prison on medical furlough amid coronavirus outbreak

American released from Iranian prison on medical furlough amid coronavirus outbreak

Michael White, a U.S. Navy veteran in fragile health, is now in the custody of the Swiss embassy but must remain in Iran. Read full article: American released from Iranian prison on...→

American furloughed from Iranian prison as coronavirus raises concerns for those detained abroad

American furloughed from Iranian prison as coronavirus raises concerns for those detained abroad

Iran has granted medical furlough to a former U.S. Navy veteran who had been detained for over 600 days on trumped up charges, according to Pompeo. Read full article: American furloughed from Iranian prison ...→

Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet amid virus concerns

Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet amid virus concerns

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Iran has granted a medical furlough to a U.S. Navy veteran imprisoned for more than a year Read full article: Iran furloughs imprisoned US Navy vet am...→

SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina

SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina

Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina talks about growing up in the local punk scene, secretly loving Van Halen as a teenager, becoming pen-pals with John Doe from [...] Read full article: SoundDiego Podcast EP2: Imperial Beach M...→

Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Lickers Face Prison, Flogging

Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Lickers Face Prison, Flogging

Devout Muslims in Iran who defy coronavirus health warnings were warned Tuesday they could be jailed and flogged for their practice. Read full article: Coronavirus: Iranian Muslim Shrine-Licke...→

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

The five men who were killed by a co-worker at a Milwaukee brewery include an electrician, a Navy veteran, a father of two small children, a fisherman and a gr [...] Read full article: Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of...→

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of Wisconsin shooting

The five men who were killed by a co-worker at a Milwaukee brewery include an electrician, a Navy veteran, a father of two small children, a fisherman and a gr [...] Read full article: Grandfather, Navy vet among 5 victims of...→

Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed prison seamstress photographed with loyal husband

Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed prison seamstress photographed with loyal husband

For the first time since leaving prison nearly three weeks ago, former jailhouse seamstress Joyce Mitchell was spotted with her long-suffering husband, Lyle Mi [...] Read full article: Exclusive: 'Shawshank' reunion as freed ...→

Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, leaves Colorado prison, returns to Illinois

Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, leaves Colorado prison, returns to Illinois

Rod Blagojevich walked out of prison Tuesday after President Donald Trump cut short the 14-year prison sentence handed to the former Illinois governor for poli [...] Read full article: Rod Blagojevich, freed by Trump pardon, ...→

Killer of Curtis Adams, Good Samaritan Navy Sailor, Faces Life-in-Prison, No Parole - Times of San Diego

A man who gunned down a Navy sailor who stopped to assist a stranded motorist on a Logan Heights freeway ramp was convicted Friday of murder and other charges [...] Read full article: Killer of Curtis Adams, Good Samaritan N...→

Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sentenced to prison for lying to FBI about white supremacist ties

Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sentenced to prison for lying to FBI about white supremacist ties

Fred Arena was found to be a member of Vanguard America when agents performed the background check for his security clearance Read full article: Ex-Philadelphia Navy Yard contractor sen...→

U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapons Bound for Yemen

U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapons Bound for Yemen

The U.S. Navy intercepts a small vessel in the Arabian Sea and finds it loaded with illegal Iranian weapons bound for Yemen. Read full article: U.S. Navy Seizes Cache of Iranian Weapon...→

US warship seizes Iranian weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, Navy says

US warship seizes Iranian weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, Navy says

U.S. officials have confirmed to Fox News Thursday that a U.S. Navy warship intercepted Iranian-made weapons from a vessel in the Arabian Sea earlier this week [...] Read full article: US warship seizes Iranian weapons, inclu...→

2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Freed From Prison

2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Freed From Prison

Two men whose convictions in a double killing 25 years ago were recently thrown out have been released from prison. Kevin Baker and Sean Washington celebrated [...] Read full article: 2 Men in Reversed 1990s Murder Case Free...→

DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evidence Found in Double Murder

DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evidence Found in Double Murder

A man walked out of the D.C. jail on Wednesday night after 25 years of incarceration for a crime he says he did not commit. A note found in an old police homic [...] Read full article: DC Man Freed From Prison After New Evide...→

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

A man accused of two murders was freed from prison after 25 years thanks to a piece of evidence not disclosed to his defense team decades ago. Read full article: Man accused of double murder freed after...→

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

Man accused of double murder freed after 25 years in prison

A man accused of two murders in Washington has been released from prison after 25 years Read full article: Man accused of double murder freed after...→

Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giving Freed Prison Inmates Gifts For Appearing In Court As 'A Smart Policy'

Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giving Freed Prison Inmates Gifts For Appearing In Court As 'A Smart Policy'

The incentive program would give accused criminals – being released from jail under the city’s new cashless bail policy – things like New York Mets tickets and [...] Read full article: Bail Reform: Mayor De Blasio Defends Giv...→

Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Prison After Reduced Sentence for Manslaughter

Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Prison After Reduced Sentence for Manslaughter

The son of a former California State Assembly speaker has been freed from prison after his manslaughter sentence was significantly reduced in 2011 by then-Gov. [...] Read full article: Schwarzenegger Ally’s Son Freed From Pri...→

Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison For Paying $850K In Bribes In College Admissions Scandal

Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison For Paying $850K In Bribes In College Admissions Scandal

Douglas Hodge paid $850,000 in bribes to get two of his children admitted to USC and another two into Georgetown, all part of the nationwide college admissions [...] Read full article: Laguna Beach CEO Gets 9 Months In Prison...→

Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of Loved One, Fears Mix Up

Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of Loved One, Fears Mix Up

The family of Avelardo Rivera fears his remains may have been given to another family. They blame workers at a morgue in Tijuana, Mexico for what they say may [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Family Seeks Remains of L...→

2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat CapsizesOff Imperial Beach Coast

2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat CapsizesOff Imperial Beach Coast

A second person has died after a smuggling boat capsized off the coast of Imperial Beach on Monday morning. At around 2:30 a.m., a suspicious boat was seen off [...] Read full article: 2nd Person Dies After Smuggling Boat Cap...→

Second Man Dies Following Human-Smuggling Boat Accident Off Imperial Beach - Times of San Diego

Authorities Wednesday reported the death of a second man stemming from a boating accident that sent a group of undocumented immigrants into rough nighttime sea [...] Read full article: Second Man Dies Following Human-Smugglin...→

Migrant Dies When Smuggling Boat Capsizes in Heavy Surf off Imperial Beach - Times of San Diego

A maritime human smuggling attempt turned deadly off the coast of southern San Diego County when a migrant boat capsized in heavy surf. Read full article: Migrant Dies When Smuggling Boat Capsize...→

1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial Beach in Apparent Smuggling Attempt

1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial Beach in Apparent Smuggling Attempt

A boat capsized during an apparent smuggling attempt early Monday morning, resulting in one death and the arrest of a half-dozen people, according to the U.S. [...] Read full article: 1 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Imperial ...→

UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terrorist Freed from Prison Early

UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terrorist Freed from Prison Early

The suspected Islamist terrorist who stabbed people in Streatham, London, had been convicted of terrorism and freed from prison early.  Read full article: UK: Streatham Knifeman Named, Was Terror...→

Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshire standoff, to be freed from prison

Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshire standoff, to be freed from prison

U.S. marshals posing as supporters gained entry to Brown's home and arrested her and her husband in 2007. Read full article: Elaine Brown, tax evader in New Hampshir...→

U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian prison ahead of Putin-Netanyahu meeting

U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian prison ahead of Putin-Netanyahu meeting

Naama Issachar was behind bars for alleged drug trafficking since April; her release came ahead of talks between Vladimir Putin and Benjamin Netanyahu Read full article: U.S.-Israeli woman freed from Russian pr...→

Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isles Beach Crash Gets Prison

Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isles Beach Crash Gets Prison

A driver who fatally ran over a man and injured the man’s wife and children as they walked on a Sunny Isles Beach sidewalk two years ago is heading to prison. [...] Read full article: Driver Who Killed Man in 2018 Sunny Isle...→

Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach

Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach

"Dragons are mystical, they're cool." A 15-foot metal sculpture stands guard on Citrus Avenue in Imperial Beach outside of Dr. Jon Franks' house. Franks had th [...] Read full article: Photos: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach...→

‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning Heads

‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning Heads

Dr. Jon Franks of Imperial Beach says he’s always had a fascination with dragons. And he’s taken his love of the creatures to an extraordinary level. “Dragons [...] Read full article: ‘Dragon House’ in Imperial Beach Turning...→

Beach Closure Lifted for Imperial Beach Shoreline After Water Tests Clean - Times of San Diego

A beach closure was lifted Thursday for the Imperial Beach shoreline, the San Diego County Department of Environmental Health said. Read full article: Beach Closure Lifted for Imperial Beach ...→

Imperial Beach Fire at Dahlia Avenue Home Does Extensive Damage - Times of San Diego

Share This Article:A fire of unknown origin extensively damaged a South Bay home Tuesday.Support Times of San Diego's growthwith a small monthly contribution B [...] Read full article: Imperial Beach Fire at Dahlia Avenue Hom...→

US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in Iran Prison

US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in Iran Prison

U.S. Navy veteran Michael White, detained in Iran since July 2018 on a 10-year sentence, has detailed prison conditions to his family, saying he has attempted [...] Read full article: US Navy Vet Says He Weighed Suicide in I...→

Former Florida mayor gets prison after buying BMW, beach condo with $650G in United Way funds

Former Florida mayor gets prison after buying BMW, beach condo with $650G in United Way funds

A former Florida mayor was reportedly sentenced to 51 months in prison and required to pay full restitution Friday for embezzling more than $650,000 from Unite [...] Read full article: Former Florida mayor gets prison after b...→

US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for spying

US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for spying

Two men have been sentenced to prison in the United States for conducting surveillance on behalf of Iran's government. Read full article: US sentences 2 Iranian men to prison for...→

Pair with Iranian ties get prison time for illegal surveillance of Iranian opposition groups in US: DOJ

Pair with Iranian ties get prison time for illegal surveillance of Iranian opposition groups in US: DOJ

Two men with Iranian backgrounds were sentenced to long prison terms Wednesday for conducting surveillance and collecting information about American citizens a [...] Read full article: Pair with Iranian ties get prison time f...→

Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected in Court Jan. 29

Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected in Court Jan. 29

An Iranian national, who was arrested Friday after police in Palm Beach, Florida, say they found him with $22,000, a machete, a pick ax and knives, is schedule [...] Read full article: Iranian Arrested in Palm Beach Expected ...→

Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed in Palm Beach, Fla.

Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed in Palm Beach, Fla.

An Iranian national armed with knives, a machete and pick ax, and $22,000 was being held by police at Palm Beach, Fla., on Friday, reports say. Authorities sea [...] Read full article: Reports: Armed Iranian National Nabbed i...→

Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-Arrested for a 1992 Shoplifting Case, Will Be Freed, Judge Orders

Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-Arrested for a 1992 Shoplifting Case, Will Be Freed, Judge Orders

David Sheppard, a Philadelphia man whose life sentence was commuted by Gov. Tom Wolf, will walk free from a Pennsylvania prison for the first time in 27 years [...] Read full article: Former Prison Lifer David Sheppard, Re-A...→

Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade Soleimani' for 'failed' Iranian missile strikes

Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade Soleimani' for 'failed' Iranian missile strikes

Retired Navy Seal David Sears said on “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday that he “would gladly trade [Iranian Gen. Qassem] Soleimani for a couple missile strike [...] Read full article: Retired Navy SEAL 'would gladly trade So...→