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Inmate says officials didn't protect John Carlin

...prison officials of failing to protect John Carlin, the gunman in the Mechele Linehan murder...other prisoners beat the 51-year-old Carlin several times at the Spring Creek prison...Joseph participated in the first attack. Carlin, who died after the third attack, was...
George Carlin: Thinking funny

...Great comedians make people think. George Carlin wants to make people think. He's not...the species in general,'' he said. Carlin said there's a difference between artists...but it's a by-product of art.'' Carlin began his show business career in radio...
Jury finds Carlin guilty of murder

...rival. Sound off on the important issues at John T. Carlin III, 50, was charged with killing Kent Leppink, 36...of his own. In early 1996, he lived with Linehan, Carlin and Carlin's teenage son in Carlin's Anchorage home. Carlin...
In the stacks: New picture books

...Eva Moore), a backyard overnight that would be too scary if it weren't for Alfie ("Alfie is not Afraid," by Patricia Carlin) and an orphaned baby sea otter who leaves the aquarium to live in the wild again ("Seababy," by Ellen Levine) as well...
Unsafe conditions at George Carlin concert

The George Carlin concert was a real hoot. He was funny as was his opening act. It was, for the most part, a fun evening at Centennial Hall...
Sentenced in old murder

John Carlin III sits Friday in an Anchorage courtroom during his sentencing for the 1996 slaying of Kent Leppink. Carlin was sentenced to 99 years in prison for being the trigger man in a plot with former stripper Mechele Linehan to kill Leppink...
Another football season ends over hazing

PHILADELPHIA - A second high school football team's season has come to an abrupt halt after allegations rookie players were subjected to what officials called humiliating and inappropriate initiation rites.
Recent births Destiny Cranston and Miguel Perdon.? On Sept. 11, 2014, a son, Finnley Kai Stidolph, weighing 8 lbs. 10 oz., to Carlin Amber Ston and Ryan Adam Stidolph.? On Sept. 12, 2014, a son, Louie Francisco Lawrence, weighing 5 lbs. 15 oz., to...
Robin Williams, manic comedy star, dead at 63

...Williams identified with the wildest and angriest of performers: Jonathan Winters, Lenny Bruce, Richard Pryor, George Carlin. Their acts were not warm and lovable. They were just being themselves."You look at the world and see how scary it can...
Budget crunch idles Guard units across US

...Savannah, Georgia. Associated Press writers Brett Barrouquere in Louisville, Kentucky; Lisa Baumann in Helena, Montana; Sean Carlin in Philadelphia; Rik Stevens in Concord, New Hampshire; Don Thompson in Sacramento, California; Jennifer McDermott in Providence...


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