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Texas landlord indicted for the murder of a tenant in 14-year cold case

The former landlord of a woman missing since 2006 in Texas surrendered to authorities Wednesday after being indicted for her murder, according to the Llano County Sheriff’s Office. Jimmy Wolfenbarger, 57, of Lubbock was indicted on May 3 on one count of murder in the death of Holly Simmons, according to the Texas Department of…MORE

Medina Spirit passes the first of three drug tests to race in the Preakness Stakes

Medina Spirit passes the first of three drug tests to race in the Preakness Stakes

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit underwent three rounds of blood-sample testing between May 6 and May 11 — and the first test showed the animal was clear of both prohibited and therapeutic substances, officials said Thursday. The Bob Baffert-trained horse still needs two more negative results to participate in Saturday’s Preakness Stakes, the second leg…MORE

Letter written by Einstein featuring his famous equation goes up for auction

Letter written by Einstein featuring his famous equation goes up for auction

A letter written by Albert Einstein that includes the world’s most famous equation is being auctioned with an estimated worth of $400,000. The letter, written by Einstein to the Polish-American physicist Ludwik Silberstein, was penned in 1946 and contains the only handwritten example of “E=mc2” in private possession, according to a news release from RR…MORE

California AG will investigate deadly police shooting of Sean Monterrosa

California AG will investigate deadly police shooting of Sean Monterrosa

The California Department of Justice will review the shooting death of 22-year-old Sean Monterrosa at the hands of officers at the Vallejo Police Department, the state’s attorney general said. “We will not be bringing him back, but the action today is critical,” California Attorney General Rob Bonta said on Thursday. “We must have complete, thorough,…MORE