Crime

Ex-Russian minister jailed for 8 years in sting case

Dec 15, 2017

Russia's former economics minister has been sentenced to eight years in maximum security prison after being convicted of accepting a $2 million bribe

German gets life in prison for flying to US for child sex

Dec 15, 2017

A German man has been sentenced to life in U.S. federal prison for flying to Florida to have sex with a 13-year-old child

News photographer sues Ohio sheriff's deputy who shot him

Dec 15, 2017

A federal lawsuit says an Ohio county sheriff's office has withheld information and retaliated against a weekly newspaper after a deputy shot a news photographer setting up to take a photo of a traffic stop

Suspect in Virginia car attack faces upgraded charge

Dec 15, 2017

Man accused of ramming car into crowd protesting against white nationalists in Virginia faces new charge of first-degree murder

Airbus shakes up top management amid legal woes

Dec 15, 2017

European airplane maker Airbus says chief executive Tom Enders will step down in April 2019

70-year-old woman indicted in retirement home ricin case

Dec 15, 2017

A federal grand jury has issued an indictment against a 70-year-old woman charged with manufacturing the deadly toxin ricin at a Vermont retirement community

Spain arrests suspect wanted in at least 5 killings

Dec 15, 2017

Spanish authorities have arrested a homicide suspect wanted by Italy for months after the slaying of three people in Spain, including two civil guards

The Latest: Italy wants homicide suspect arrested in Spain

Dec 15, 2017

The chief prosecutor in Bologna says Italy will seek the extradition of a Serbian man suspected in two slaying in Italy, after his arrest in Spain following another three killings on Thursday

Spain: Homicide suspect sought for months by Italy is arrested in Spain after 3 new killings

Dec 15, 2017

Spain: Homicide suspect sought for months by Italy is arrested in Spain after 3 new killings

Indonesia sentences gay club workers to 2-3 years in prison

Dec 15, 2017

An Indonesian court has sentenced 10 men arrested in a raid at a gay club and sauna to between 2 and 3 years in prison

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