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ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) A Maryland man who pleaded guilty to squirting semen from a bottle onto two female shoppers will spend three years on probation. A judge sentenced Michael Wayne Edwards Junior to three years in prison today.

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) A Maryland man faces at least 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty in a Delaware child pornography case. Forty-two-year-old Mark Allen Heil, of Bel Air pleaded guilty today to attempted enticement of a minor and possession of child pornography.

DOVER, Del. (AP) Delaware State Police say a motorcyclist injured in a single-vehicle crash last week in Dover has died. Fifty-eight-year-old Lawrence Phinney of Dover died yesterday at Christiana Hospital.

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