Investigation into hepatitis C-infected Colorado scrub tech expands to New York, Texas

3 states investigating hep C-infected scrub tech

DENVER — Hundreds more patients have been advised to get tested for hepatitis C as health officials in two more states launched investigations into an infected Colorado surgery tech who allegedly swapped clean needles for dirty ones to feed her painkiller addiction.

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Investigation into hep C infected Colorado scrub tech expands to New York, Texas

3 states investigating hep C infected scrub tech

DENVER — Thousands more patients may have been exposed to hepatitis C by an infected Colorado surgery tech who allegedly swapped needles, as the investigation spreads to New York and Texas.

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UK police say they won’t investigate allegations tabloid hacked voicemails of celebrities

UK police won’t probe allegations vs. tabloid

LONDON — British police say there will be no new investigation into allegations that journalists from a tabloid newspaper illegally hacked into the mobile phones of hundreds of celebrities and politicians.

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Ill. doctor tangled in Blagojevich investigation sentenced to 18 months in prison in tax case

18 months in prison for Blago investigation doctor

CHICAGO — A doctor who became tangled in the corruption investigation of ousted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was sentenced to 18 months in prison for hiding $3 million in income from a tax collector.

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Calif. porn sellers sentenced to prison for conspiring to sell videos depicting rape, murder

California porn dealers sentenced to prison in Pa.

PITTSBURGH — A husband and wife from California were sentenced to a year and a day in prison for conspiring to distribute pornographic videos depicting simulated rape and murder.

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Former CIA station chief charged with raping Algerian woman last year

Former CIA officer charged in Algiers rape

WASHINGTON — A former CIA station chief charged with raping an unconscious Algerian woman last year surrendered to federal agents outside a federal courthouse on Tuesday.

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Person close to Madoff investigation tells AP more arrests expected, but not imminent

Madoff behind bars, investigation grinds forward

NEW YORK — The day after Bernard Madoff received a 150-year prison term, investigators are continuing their pursuit of other suspects in his massive fraud.

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Former CIA station chief charged in Algerian rape

CIA officer charged in Algiers rape

WASHINGTON — A former CIA officer has been indicted on charges of sexually assaulting a woman while posted in Algeria.

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Police searching for doctor of Michael Jackson, as authorities plan to begin autopsy

Police searching for doctor of Michael Jackson

LOS ANGELES — Police are searching for a doctor who they hope will help in the investigation of Michael Jackson’s death.

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Ex-surgeon general pleads guilty in deal to avoid prison for making NY state workers do chores

Ex-Surgeon General Novello pleads guilty in NY

ALBANY, N.Y. — Former Surgeon General Antonia Novello pleaded guilty Friday to a felony in a deal with prosecutors to avoid prison time for forcing state employees to handle personal chores when she was New York’s health commissioner.

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