WHITEPAPERSWORLD.COM: Latest News of The Day 16:36 2019-10-09

Staten Island mom convicted in opioid death of 14-month-old daughter

A Staten Island mother was convicted of causing the death of her 14-month-old daughter, who overdosed from opioids in 2017. Leila Wade, 39, pleaded guilty to manslaughter in Staten Island Su...

Staten Island mom convicted in opioid death of 14-month-old daughter

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Convicted murderer charged in death of dismembered daughter BALTIMORE — A man convicted of two murders is now charged in the death of his adult daughter who was found dismembered near a Baltimore dumpster. The Baltimore Sun reports 65-year-old Lawrence Banks w...
11:00 2019-07-12

3-year-old boy hit by truck after getting off bus on Staten Island A 3-year-old boy who had just gotten off a bus with his mom at a busy Staten Island intersection was hit by a pickup truck Friday, police said. The child broke free from his parent near the corner of ...
22:00 2019-10-11

Man slashed in face during Staten Island robbery A 66-year-old man was jumped from behind, slashed in the face and robbed by three unidentified men on Staten Island, police said Wednesday. The victim was standing at a bus stop in front of 532 Hender...
23:24 2019-09-11

Staten Island lawyer went from cover of The Post to criminal He went from the front page to the crime blotter. A Staten Island lawyer reached a career high when he starred on the cover of The Post for challenging another attorney to a “Game of Thrones”-style tr...
01:24 2019-09-06

Power outages hit Staten Island after fire at Con Ed substation Power outages hit Staten Island Tuesday evening when a fire erupted at a Con Edison substation — just days after mass outages hit tens of thousands of customers on the West Side of Manhattan, official...
08:00 2019-07-17

Man fatally shot in residential area of Staten Island A man was shot dead early Thursday morning in a quiet residential area of Staten Island, authorities said. Investigators are working to piece together what happened to the 20-to-30-year-old man, who p...
18:00 2019-06-20

Staten Island cop wounded in shootout leaves hospital A Staten Island cop wounded in a fatal shootout with a career criminal left the hospital to a hero’s reception Wednesday — but will need months of rehab before she can return to work. Police Off...
01:24 2019-09-19

Cops looking for suspect in Staten Island attempted rape Cops are hunting for a tattooed man who tried to rape a woman in Staten Island — then fled when she fought him off. The creep followed the 30-year-old victim around 11 p.m. on Jan. 19 into a building ...
02:00 2019-06-08

Gun used in Staten Island shootout was a stolen police-issued gun The handgun that a career criminal used in a Staten Island shootout Tuesday that left one officer injured was a police-issued handgun stolen from a car in 2016, law enforcement sources told The Post W...
01:00 2019-09-19

3-year-old boy nearly drowns in pool at Staten Island home A 3-year-old boy nearly drowned in a pool at a Staten Island house on Friday evening, police said. The boy slipped into the pool at about 8:35 p.m. at the house on Cromwell Circle near Fairview Place ...
22:48 2019-08-10

Staten Island’s $4.1M deer vasectomy scheme is working After three years of snipping, $4.1 million worth of deer vasectomies have trimmed Staten Island’s randy herd down – by a grand total of 316 animals. The city Parks Department trumpeted a “downward tr...
00:24 2019-06-02

Cops capture alligator believed to be a pet on Staten Island This gator is a long way from home. Staten Island police transported an unusual-looking suspect in the back of their patrol car on Tuesday afternoon — apprehending a three-foot alligator. Cops &...
02:00 2019-07-24

NYPD cop apparently kills himself behind Staten Island precinct An NYPD cop apparently killed himself behind a Staten Island precinct on Friday — the third member of the department to commit suicide this month, sources told The Post. The officer was found inside o...
00:48 2019-06-15

NYPD busts Staten Island man with more than 6 kilos of meth NYPD detectives yanked more than 6 kilograms of meth off the streets of Staten Island in what police hailed as a major drug bust in the area. The department’s Staten Island Overdose Task Force a...
10:00 2019-07-05

Kids critically injured in Staten Island car crash Two children were critically injured when the car they were riding in was sideswiped by another driver on Staten Island on Wednesday night, police said. The girls were riding in a Honda Accord with a ...
08:12 2019-06-06

NYC’s bougie restaurant chefs get veggies from… Staten Island? Just a few miles away from the former Fresh Kills landfill, a small farm on Staten Island is growing vegetables for the city’s most elite restaurants — including the extremely not dumpy, three-Micheli...
07:48 2019-08-07

Staten Island woman is latest to mysteriously die in Dominican Republic A Staten Island woman became the latest tourist to mysteriously die in the Dominican Republic Monday during a birthday trip to the country. Leyla Cox, of New Brighton, died on June 10, just one day af...
13:48 2019-06-14

Staten Island man drowns in Delaware River during rafting trip A young Staten Island man drowned during a rafting trip through the Delaware River, officials announced. Christopher Rivera, 20, disappeared while swimming in the Karamac Bridge abutments, between New...
20:24 2019-07-10

Staten Island teen jailed in Russia after being caught with weed A Staten Island teen is locked in a Russian jail cell after authorities caught her with marijuana while on a vacation with her mother, officials said. Audrey Lorber, 19, was arrested at Pulkovo Airpor...
02:12 2019-09-08

Man fatally stabbed at Memorial Day party on Staten Island: cops A Staten Island man was stabbed during a fight at a Memorial Day party — then stumbled the three blocks home before fatally collapsing in front of his girlfriend, police said Tuesday. Gregory Fortson,...
21:12 2019-05-28

Woman and 2 Children Are Found Dead on Staten Island, Police Say All three victims were found in the same room, officials said. The police said officers had been called to the house for a domestic incident once before....
00:48 2019-06-23

Boyfriend of slain Staten Island servicewoman arrested for murder Police have arrested a Staten Island man for the grisly triple homicide of his girlfriend and two young sons, officials announced Sunday. Cops charged Shane Walker, 36, with murder, manslaughter, arso...
22:36 2019-06-23

Staten Island inhabitants are furious over speed of turkey relocation Turkeys are continuing their invasion of Staten Island. While the state waits for the final OK to move dozens of the wild birds to an upstate sanctuary, residents in one besieged neighborhood are comp...
20:48 2019-06-29

Video shows dramatic moments after a cop was shot on Staten Island Dramatic video shows a shot NYPD cop holding her bloody hand aloft and racing into the back of a department vehicle moments after she was hit taking down a violent ex-con Tuesday — as another cop trie...
13:36 2019-09-18

Staten Island woman rolls window up on cop’s hand, speeds away Cops stopped Alexandra Goode, 24, just after midnight on Sept. 18 for driving erratically near Wemple Street and South Avenue in Old Place, officials said....
03:24 2019-09-25

Yo, snobs: Staten Island offers more than a gorgeous view of Manhattan Many New Yorkers can say they’ve been to Staten Island, but there’s a good chance they didn’t stay long. The free, 25-minute ferry ride, with its sweeping views of New York Harbor, Lady Liberty and Lo...
12:12 2019-08-24

‘Impractical Jokers’ star is serious about reviving Staten Island beer Brian Quinn thought being one of New York’s Bravest was the best damn gig in the world, even after he became a TV star — but he has something new brewing. Better known as “Q” on truTV̵...
23:24 2019-08-20

Suspect wanted for taking ambulance for joyride in Staten Island A man stole an ambulance in Staten Island early Monday morning — then swiped an oxygen tank and asthma medication from inside, police said. The scofflaw hopped into a Richmond University Medical...
20:36 2019-06-17

SUV crashes into pole, bursts into flames on Staten Island: cops An SUV burst into flames on Staten Island early Sunday morning after smashing into a pole, according to police. A 69-year-old-man was driving down Forest Avenue just before 5 a.m. when he lost control...
22:36 2019-09-08

Video shows flood rushing through crowded Staten Island bus Flash flooding was apparently so bad on Staten Island on Wednesday afternoon that water seeped through the doors of an MTA bus, engulfing the floor while desperate riders struggled to keep their feet ...
05:48 2019-08-01

Staten Island mansion residents haunted by grisly mob murder Liz Moreno and Rick Rispoli, who live in the Staten Island house, report slamming doors, locked rooms and audible footsteps. Dr. Oz sent Anna Raimondi to investigate....
19:48 2019-09-26

Staten Island resident’s horse is driving neighbors nuts This Staten Island neigh-bor is proving to be a night-mare. A businessman shocked his quiet street in Staten Island by bringing home a horse — and his neighbors are crying foal. Abdul Elenani ma...
21:12 2019-10-03

Staten Island pitched as location for Trump’s presidential library The forgotten borough must be remembered — as the home of Donald Trump’s presidential library, a city councilman says. Republican Staten Island Councilman Joe Borelli has written the administrat...
02:24 2019-09-30

Slain Staten Island mom was service member naturalized by Obama “She was a beautiful person,” said a distraught female pal, one of a dozen emotional friends and colleagues, some in military fatigues, who came to the scene to pay their respects....
05:36 2019-06-23

Husband of slain Staten Island schoolteacher told cops: ‘It’s cheaper to keep her’ The estranged husband of murdered Staten Island schoolteacher Jeanine Cammarata made a cryptic, possibly incriminating statement after his April arrest, it was revealed in court Friday — tearfully tel...
08:36 2019-10-05

Roger Stone holds Staten Island fundraiser to help with money woes An upbeat Roger Stone drew a standing-room-only crowd at his Staten Island legal defense fundraiser Saturday night, complaining to supporters about the “relentless attacks” against him in ...
09:24 2019-06-23

Woman, two toddlers found dead inside Staten Island home A woman and her two sons were found dead Saturday morning inside a Staten Island home, and her husband — the children’s father — is in custody as a person of interest, law enforcement sources sa...
19:48 2019-06-22

Female NYPD officer shot, suspect killed on Staten Island A Staten Island cop was struck in the hand and a domestic-violence suspect shot dead during a Tuesday morning shootout, authorities said. After shrugging off a Taser shock, Gregory Edwards squeezed of...
20:24 2019-09-17

A swarm of 25,000 bees took over a Staten Island Ferry terminal, until police removed them The bees were safely removed from an awning in a Staten Island Ferry subway terminal, and no injuries were suffered in the "sting" operation.       ...
03:24 2019-08-07

NYPD ramps up patrols at Staten Island Mall in wake of attacks Police have ramped up patrols at the Staten Island Mall as they investigate five attacks by groups of young girls on other girls in the past 10 days, according to reports. Four of the attacks took pla...
14:12 2019-07-02

Staten Island professor sought for alleged threat to shoot up class A psychology professor at Staten Island’s Wagner College told students he wanted to shoot up one of his classes — assuring them he was “locked and loaded” to “shoot every one of them in the head...
00:24 2019-09-26

Russia releases Staten Island teen jailed for weed possession The Staten Island teenager who was arrested for marijuana possession in Russia while on a vacation with her mother and held in jail since late July has been released, authorities said this week. Audre...
05:00 2019-09-18

Staten Island woman arrested in Russia for allegedly bringing marijuana into the country A New York woman has been arrested in Russia on suspicion of possessing marijuana that she said was for medicinal purposes, Russian courts told CNN on Tuesday....
22:12 2019-09-10

Staten Island man charged with hiring hitman to whack wife’s suspected lover A jilted Staten Island man has been charged with orchestrating a murder-for-hire plot to bump off another man with whom he suspected his wife was having an affair. The feds charged Ramon Ramirez, 48-y...
13:48 2019-06-14

City shuts down Staten Island trash hauler indicted in murder case The Staten Island trash hauling company linked to an alleged murder-coverup will be shut down in the coming weeks after city authorities voted Wednesday to deny its application for a new operating lic...
06:24 2019-06-13

Trump presidential library should be in Staten Island since borough backed him in 2016, lawmaker says A New York City lawmaker is hoping for a "fair shot" from President Trump after asking him to consider housing his presidential library on Staten Island....
04:36 2019-10-03

AOC-like Richard-Oliver Marius rattles Staten Island congressional race with impeachment call These three-named, 29-year-old Democratic Socialists sure have a way of shaking up city congressional races. Following in the footsteps of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Staten Island’s Richard-Olivi...
06:00 2019-10-06

I took part in NYC's greatest pizza challenge and was surprised to find Staten Island's slice beat out the competition Brooke Rethwill The 5 Boro Pizza Challenge is an annual event where participants eat a slice at a preselected pizzeria in each of the five boroughs of NYC without using a car. I set out on a Saturda...
00:12 2019-10-05

US Man Convicted Of Murdering 89-Year-Old Woman And Her Elderly Daughter A man convicted of killing an 89-year-old woman and her elderly daughter in their Fort Worth home in 2003 was put to death by lethal injection in Texas on Wednesday....
05:24 2019-09-05

Texas to execute man convicted of murdering elderly woman and her daughter in 2003 A man convicted of killing an elderly woman and her daughter in their home and then stealing the daughter's car and credit card is scheduled to be executed in Texas on Wednesday....
19:48 2019-09-04

Texas executes man convicted of murdering 89-year-old woman and her elderly daughter A man convicted of killing an 89-year-old woman and her elderly daughter in their Fort Worth home in 2003 was put to death by lethal injection in Texas on Wednesday....
04:00 2019-09-05

Schizophrenic British man convicted of murdering pregnant daughter's husband escapes psychiatric hospital, police say Authorities in England were searching Monday for a schizophrenic man — convicted of killing his pregnant daughter's husband years ago — who escaped a psychiatric hospital last week....
08:48 2019-08-06

Syrian Is Convicted in Stabbing Death That Set Off Riots in Germany An asylum seeker was found guilty of manslaughter in the death of a German man last year in the eastern city of Chemnitz that added fuel to an anti-immigrant backlash....
17:00 2019-08-22

Jury recommends death penalty for man convicted in 2 deaths An Oklahoma jury has recommended a death sentence for a 36-year-old former oil worker convicted of raping and fatally beating a young mother and burning down her home with her child trapped inside....
03:24 2019-06-08

Five convicted for brutally stabbing Bronx teen to death NEW YORK (WNBC) – After a weeks-long trial filled with emotional testimonies, chilling revelations and graphic photos, the jury reached a verdict in the Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz murder tri...
00:24 2019-06-15

Ex-L.S.U. Student Convicted in Fraternity Hazing Death of Freshman Matthew Naquin, 21, faces up to five years in prison for negligent homicide. His conviction is the latest example of the increasingly hard line prosecutors are taking with hazing deaths....
04:48 2019-07-18

Police convicted after girl, 8, strangled and battered to death Six men, including four police officials, have been found guilty over the rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in Indian-controlled Kashmir....
14:48 2019-06-10

Tucson man convicted for first-degree murder after 3-year-old son starved to death TUCSON – The father who allegedly starved his son to death in 2014 was sentenced in connection to the case Wednesday morning. Martin Barreras Back in 2014, the skeletal remains of  Martin Barrer...
21:24 2019-08-21

Tucson father gets life in prison after convicted in death of 3-year-old son TUCSON – The Tucson father who was convicted in August for allegedly starving his son to death in 2014 was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole Monday afternoon. Martin ...
06:36 2019-10-01

Convicted serial killer Samuel Little may be linked to death of Arkansas woman A convicted serial killer who has confessed to 90 murders in the span of 35 years and was known for sketching portraits of his victims may be linked to a death of a woman in Arkansas, according to off...
02:12 2019-07-17

Driver convicted in Charlottesville death seeks leniency as sentencing looms The 22-year-old white supremacist who killed a woman and injured dozens of other people protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. in 2017 is pleading with the judge to spare him a l...
12:48 2019-06-23

Texas to execute man convicted of stabbing wife, stepsons to death in 2007 A 45-year-old man convicted of stabbing his wife and two stepsons to death and sexually assaulting his two stepdaughters in their home in 2007 saying he believed his spouse was poisoning him is schedu...
16:36 2019-09-25

Sri Lanka court delays death penalty for four convicted on drug charges Sri Lanka's Supreme Court has issued an injunction until October 30 against the death penalty for four people convicted of drug-related offences, a lawyer representing one of the petitioners in the ca...
14:01 2019-07-05

Family and nun fight for retrial as man convicted by all-white jury faces death Supporters of Rodney Reed, scheduled for execution in November, point to racial bias and questionable evidence“He never had a chance.” That’s what Sandra Reed said at the start of a rally in front of ...
09:24 2019-09-12

MLB weighing opioid testing after Skaggs' death Major League Baseball and the players' union are in the preliminary stages of discussing testing players for opioids, with both sides expecting talks to ramp up in the coming weeks, sources told ESPN....
10:24 2019-09-07

Alabama executes man convicted of killing pastor; man was nearly put to death last month before warrant expired ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama executes man convicted of killing pastor; man was nearly put to death last month before warrant expired. The post Alabama executes man convicted of killing pastor; man was ...
03:24 2019-05-31

Scarlett Keeling death: mother's relief as man is convicted of killing British teenager in Goa The mother of Scarlett Keeling has spoken of her relief after a man was finally convicted of killing the British schoolgirl at an Indian beach resort more than a decade ago....
20:48 2019-07-17

Illinois jury to decide death or life in prison for man convicted of beheading Chinese student An Illinois jury of five women and seven men will continue deliberations on Thursday to decide if a man convicted of abducting and beheading a Chinese scholar will face a death sentence or spend the r...
10:24 2019-07-18

Thailand's Supreme Court upholds death penalty for men convicted of murdering British backpackers Thailand's Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for two Burmese migrant workers convicted of murdering two British backpackers on a Thai resort island in 2014....
14:24 2019-08-29

World court orders review of Pakistan death sentence for Indian convicted of spying The World Court on Wednesday ordered Pakistan to review the death penalty given in 2017 to former Indian navy commander Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav who was convicted of being a spy, a document published ...
18:36 2019-07-17

U.S. football player's overdose death spotlighted in J&J Oklahoma opioid trial The father of a college football player who died of a drug overdose gave emotional testimony about the U.S. opioid epidemic's personal cost on Wednesday in the second day of trial of a lawsuit by the ...
22:48 2019-05-29

Colorado makes gains fighting U.S. opioid overdose death rate As the U.S. grapples with record-breaking numbers of suicides and overdose deaths, a modest drop in overdose fatalities in Colorado in 2018 has doctors cautiously optimistic that an opioid reduction p...
14:24 2019-06-13

UPDATE 4-U.S. football player's overdose death spotlighted in J&J Oklahoma opioid trial The father of a college football player who died of a drug overdose gave emotional testimony about the U.S. opioid epidemic's personal cost on Wednesday in the second day of trial of a lawsuit by the ...
01:12 2019-05-30

How Ohio is coping with its high opioid overdose death rate that's slamming its economy About 5,000 people die from opioid overdoses in Ohio each year. It's destroying families and hurting the state's workforce. Now the governor is waging a war against the drug industry. A gras...
16:12 2019-07-10

Queens mom gets 4 to 12 years for death of 1-year-old daughter The Queens mom who pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of her 1-year-old daughter was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in prison on Thursday. Tina Torabi, 30, was arrested Oct. 3 after cops found da...
04:36 2019-07-19

Man charged in death of daughter he mistook for intruder GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina have charged a man with killing his daughter, whom he mistook for a potential intruder. The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-...
02:36 2019-05-24

Man found stabbed to death in Long Island home A 32-year-old man was fatally stabbed at a Long Island home, cops said Sunday. The man, Evan Grablesky, had multiple defensive stab wounds to the arms and hands and there were signs of a struggle in m...
00:12 2019-06-03

Driver charged in hit-and-run death of Long Island jogger A driver has been arrested in the alleged hit-and-run death of a jogger on Long Island, police said. Michael McDermott, 37, was running along the shoulder on Lake Avenue in St. James when a 2014 Nissa...
16:36 2019-07-15

Long Island mom accused of choking her twins to death The suicidal Long Island mom accused of killing her 2-year-old twin daughters choked the life out of them, authorities revealed Wednesday as she was indicted on murder charges. Tenia Campbell, 24, of ...
21:00 2019-07-10

Rhode Island sees first EEE death since 2007, officials say Officials with the Rhode Island Department of Health on Monday announced a person in the state died from the mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus. ...
06:36 2019-09-11

Joe Biden opens up about death of first wife, daughter during debate Joe Biden recalled the 1972 car crash that tragically killed his first wife and one-year-old daughter while speaking at Thursday’s Democratic primary debate. The former vice president was asked ...
05:00 2019-06-28

Asylum seeker testifies about daughter’s death A Guatemalan mother seeking asylum told a House panel that she came to the United States seeking safety, but instead watched her infant daughter die slowly and painfully after the baby received shoddy...
05:12 2019-07-11

Heartbroken mom speaks out against protein shakes after daughter’s death A heartbroken Australian mother is speaking out about the potential dangers of protein shakes and supplements after she says her 25-year-old daughter’s diet triggered an undiagnosed condition that ult...
00:48 2019-07-16

Man charged with murder in death of daughter he mistook for intruder GREENVILLE, S.C. — Authorities in South Carolina have charged a man with killing his daughter, whom he mistook for a potential intruder. The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-old J...
10:00 2019-05-24

Death of migrant dad and daughter 'our fault' - El Salvador president The president of El Salvador has told Sky News his country is to blame for migrants making the dangerous journey to the US in search of a better life....
11:12 2019-07-03

Love Island Star Mike Thalassitis' Cause of Death Revealed Coroners are revealing how Love Island star Mike Thalassitis took his life. The Coroner's Service for North London confirms to E! News that the cause of death was by hanging. A......
23:01 2019-06-05

Death of Tricky's daughter: 'Sudden untoward incident' inquiry A "sudden untoward incident" inquiry is being carried out by a mental health trust following the death of the daughter of musician Tricky, a coroner has heard....
16:24 2019-09-09

New Jersey cop’s infant daughter suffered ‘pattern of abuse’ before death The New Jersey cop accused of fatally beating his infant daughter had nine skull fractures from ongoing abuse, court documents said. Daniel Bannister, a Ewing Police Department officer, was charged wi...
01:24 2019-07-20

Casey Anthony working on ‘low-grade’ movie about her daughter’s death Casey Anthony has revealed she is working on a “low-grade” movie of her life — highlighting her “turmoil” at getting accused of killing 2-year-old daughter Caylee. Anthony, 33,...
21:24 2019-05-31

Luis Enrique pays tribute to daughter after tragic death Former Barcelona and Spain manager Luis Enrique has paid tribute to his nine-year-old daughter after she passed away from osteosarcoma -- a form of bone cancer....
04:24 2019-08-31

How many more need suffer, asks grieving mother after daughter stabbed to death The mother of a young woman stabbed to death during a street argument today told of her heartbreak at the loss of her "beautiful baby" as she asked: "How many more families have to suffer?"...
22:36 2019-09-10

Las Vegas shooting victim's parents sue gunmaker over daughter's death The parents of a woman killed in the Las Vegas shooting said Wednesday they would be suing the gun manufacturers who advertised their guns as easy to modify into an automatic weapon, similar to the on...
07:36 2019-07-05

Football manager Luis Enrique announces daughter's death Former Barcelona and Spain manager Luis Enrique announced that his 9-year-old daughter, Xana, passed away from a form of bone cancer called osteosarcoma....
03:12 2019-08-31

Long Island pizzeria owner is latest Dominican Republic death A Long Island pizzeria owner joins the growing list of tourists who have died suddenly in the Dominican Republic. Vittorio Caruso, 56 of Glen Cove, died June 17 while staying at the Boca Chica Resort ...
23:24 2019-06-22

Long Island teen charged with murder in stabbing death of student A Long Island teenager was charged with murder Wednesday in the stabbing death of an Oceanside High School student who was killed while dozens of bystanders filmed the assault — without lifting ...
01:24 2019-09-19

Brooke Skylar Richardson walks free on probation in daughter’s death The former Ohio high school cheerleader accused of killing and burying her newborn girl days after prom apologized to the baby’s father and walked free on Friday, according to reports. Brooke Skylar R...
20:12 2019-09-13

The murky life and death of Robert Maxwell – and how it shaped his daughter Ghislaine Was it murder? Suicide? Or just an accident? Almost 30 years before Jeffrey Epstein’s demise, Ghislaine Maxwell was caught up in another shocking and scandal-ridden mysteryAt one time, everyone knew w...
08:00 2019-08-22

Look: Bode Miller, wife Morgan expecting twins after daughter's death Retired Olympic skier Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan Miller, are expecting identical twin boys 14 months after daughter Emeline's accidental drowning....
18:48 2019-08-12

Barclays bank exec beat wife to death with crowbar for insulting daughter A British Barclays bank executive “snapped” and beat his cancer-ridden wife to death with a crowbar when she called their daughter a “fat slag,” a court heard Monday. David Pom...
05:48 2019-10-01

Ex-Barcelona boss Luis Enrique pays tribute to daughter after tragic death Former Barcelona and Spain manager Luis Enrique has paid tribute to his nine-year-old daughter after she passed away from osteosarcoma -- a form of bone cancer....
14:24 2019-08-30

| Mother posts tragic message on Facebook before plunging to her death with 2-year-old daughter The bodies of German national Tanja Ludwig and her daughter were found at the base of a cliff below a tourist hotspot in Wollongong, south of Sydney in Australia....
19:12 2019-05-23

Ocasio-Cortez In Tears As Migrant Mother Describes Baby Daughter's Death A US Congresswoman was moved to tears on Wednesday as a migrant mother narrated the story of her young daughter's death after being held by US immigration authorities last year....
14:48 2019-07-11

Missing California man named 'person of interest' in the death of 8-month-old daughter, police say The missing father of an 8-month-old girl found dead behind a California funeral home Monday was named a person of interest on Wednesday in the child's death, police said....
20:24 2019-05-29

Bode and Morgan Miller Expecting Twins 1 Year After Daughter's Tragic Death There are not one, but two babies on the way for Bode Miller and Morgan Beck Miller! The married alpine ski racer and beach volleyball pro revealed on Today they're expecting......
21:00 2019-08-12

Yazmin Juárez delivers searing testimony on death of her daughter in Ice custody – video In the House oversight committee, Yazmin Juárez, whose 21-month old baby daughter died in Ice custody, delivered searing testimony before Congress on Wednesday afternoon. 'We came to the United States...
04:12 2019-07-11

After girl's death, teen boys become youngest ever convicted of murder in Ireland's history A Dublin jury found two 14-year-old boys guilty Tuesday of slaying 14-year-old Ana Kriegel last year.        ...
04:48 2019-06-21

UFC champ Daniel Cormier shares heartbreaking details of daughter's 2003 death ESPN segment on UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier featured a touching moment in which he shared the details of his baby daughter's 2003 death.       ...
16:24 2019-08-12

Bode and Morgan Miller expecting twin boys over a year after daughter's death Morgan Miller shared on Instagram that the twin boys are expected to be born on Nov. 11, about a month after husband Bode Miller's birthday.        ...
13:36 2019-08-13

New Jersey veteran tested positive for rare tick-borne virus before death, daughter says A New Jersey woman says her 80-year-old Marine Corps veteran father is the individual that health officials said tested positive for a rare tick-borne illness before his death in May....
20:00 2019-06-10

Jay Hughes: Boy, 17, convicted of murder after stabbing 15-year-old to death in 'unprovoked attack' outside chicken shop in south London A 17-year-old boy has been convicted of murder after stabbing a "defenceless child" in the heart during an "unprovoked attack"outside a chicken shop in south London....
23:12 2019-06-20

Jordan Linsday death: Mother dragged dying daughter to shore after she was savaged by three sharks in the Bahamas The devastated father of an American student who was mauled to death by sharks while on holiday, has told how his wife tried desperately to save her....
14:12 2019-06-28

Bode Miller, wife Morgan Beck expecting twins a year after tragic death of young daughter Just over one year after their young daughter drowned in a tragic accident — and ten months after welcoming a baby boy — Bode Miller and wife Morgan Beck Miller have announced they are expecting twins...
23:36 2019-08-12

Local oral surgeons fight opioid epidemic with non-opioid alternative TUCSON- Local oral surgeons are making it their mission to help tackle the opioid epidemic. Doctors Adam Kaiser and Jay Schmidt, oral surgeons in Tucson, said that a common place people access narcoti...
07:00 2019-08-23

Ethel Kennedy, daughter Courtney seen for first time since Saoirse Kennedy Hill’s death Saoirse Kennedy Hill’s anguished mother has emerged for the first time since her daughter’s death Thursday — seen clutching her mom, Kennedy matriarch Ethel, 91, while riding a golf cart i...
07:00 2019-08-03

Spain offers condolences to Luis Enrique after tragic death of daughter Xana: 'You have us by your side forever' Key figures from Spanish football and beyond have sent their condolences to former Barcelona and Spain coach Luis Enrique Martinez following the death of his daughter on Thursday....
10:48 2019-08-30

Slipknot's Shawn 'Clown' Crahan thanks fans for support after death of daughter Gabrielle Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan announced that his youngest daughter, Gabrielle, died Saturday. She was 22.        ...
05:01 2019-05-23

Vanderbilt's Tyler Brown dealt with mom's death, daughter's Down syndrome Vanderbilt's Tyler Brown, one of college baseball's best pitchers, has an extraordinary story of perseverance to tell.        ...
18:24 2019-05-31

ESA Foundation’s Anastasia Staten — how to change the face of gaming The show floor wasn’t as crowded with exhibits this year at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game trade show in Los Angeles last week. And one of the beneficiaries of that were ch...
19:24 2019-06-19

Pot-smoking Staten Islander drives over cop’s foot and flees: sources A driver on Staten Island, who was allegedly smoking marijuana, closed the car window on an NYPD officer’s arm on Sunday night and sped off — driving over the cop’s foot in the process, so...
12:00 2019-09-30

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in Bahamas as PM announces his brother's death The Bahamas health minister said Wednesday that the death toll for Hurricane Dorian has risen from seven to 20 and more deaths are expected as the storm clears the island archipelago and threatens to ...
04:24 2019-09-05

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say The fate of a condemned Missouri inmate rests with Gov. Mike Parson, who must decide if the risk posed by Russell Bucklew's unusual medical condition is grave enough to halt his execution....
18:36 2019-10-01

New York man previously indicted in girlfriend's death now charged in death of two toddlers The New York City man charged with killing his girlfriend in June after he allegedly found her home with his two murdered children has now been charged with their deaths as well....
20:48 2019-10-03

Peter Lindbergh death: Meghan Markle pays tribute to renowned fashion photographer after his death age 74 The Duchess of Sussex, Emma Watson and Nicole Kidman are among those who paid tribute to renowned fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh after his death at 74....
17:48 2019-09-05

Prosecutor won’t seek death penalty in death of grandmother FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) – Pinal County prosecutors won’t seek a death sentence for a Maricopa man accused of fatally stabbing his grandmother. County Attorney Kent Volkmer said Wednesday his ...
00:49 2019-07-07

Alana Cutland death: Brit passenger desperately fought to stop Cambridge University student falling to her death from plane in Madagascar A plane passenger fought a desperate five-minute battle to stop Cambridge University student Alana Cutland falling to her death from a plane in Madagascar, police have said....
12:12 2019-08-01

Man convicted in killing after being ID’d through Snapchat LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man has been convicted of murder in a drug-related robbery killing in Las Vegas after initially being identified as a suspect because a friend of the victim thought to check and pre...
03:12 2019-06-09

Man convicted of murdering his dad over cut in allowance NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of killing his wealthy father for cutting his allowance has been convicted of murder, with a New York jury rejecting his insanity defense. Thomas Gilbert Jr. showed no em...
03:36 2019-06-29

Death penalty possible for man accused of teen’s death LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty against the man accused in the kidnapping, rape and murder of a teenager last year. News sources report Robeson C...
00:12 2019-06-07

Student is first in UK to be convicted for using 3D printer to make gun The United Kingdom on Wednesday convicted for the first time a 26-year-old college student on the charge of printing a restricted firearm on a 3D printer....
01:36 2019-06-20

Former cop who shot neighbor convicted of murder A white former Dallas police officer could be facing decades in prison after being convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of her black, unarmed neighbor who she said she believed was an intruder in...
05:00 2019-10-02

'Sex cult' leader convicted in New York A self-proclaimed "self-help" expert has been convicted of running a secret society of "sex slaves." Prosecutors said that Keith Raniere brainwashed women, some of whom were branded with his initials....
02:00 2019-06-20

Congolese warlord convicted of war crimes A Congolese general and rebel leader known as "the Terminator" was convicted of war crimes and crimes against humanity by the International Criminal Court on Monday....
20:36 2019-07-15

Germany: Trio convicted of killing gay man Three intoxicated men, aged 22 to 26, have been sentenced for beating a gay man to death in a railroad yard in Chemnitz last year. The prosecution said the group's extreme right-wing views played no r...
05:24 2019-06-08

UK Man Becomes First Convicted In Britain Of Making 3D-Printer Gun A 26-year-old man has become the first person in Britain to be convicted of making a firearm with a 3D printer that was capable of firing a lethal shot, police said on Wednesday....
22:48 2019-06-19

Pastor convicted of sex charges to be sentenced A former minister in Ohio found guilty of child sex trafficking after a woman told jurors he groomed her for sex when she was 14 and encouraged her to have sex with two other pastors is scheduled to b...
16:00 2019-06-17

German doctors convicted over abortion law The doctors were found to have broken a regulation that forbids describing how an abortion is performed. Campaigners have argued that lack of access to information is a health and rights issue....
19:48 2019-06-14

Judge says she couldn’t refuse convicted ex-cop a hug State District Judge Tammy Kemp gives former Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger a hug before Guyger leaves for jail, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, in Dallas. Guyger, who said she mistook neighbor Botham Je...
20:00 2019-10-07

Kellen Winslow Jr. Is Convicted of Rape The former N.F.L. tight end was also convicted on two lesser charges Monday, and jurors will continue deliberating other rape charges on Tuesday. Winslow faces up to life in prison....
05:24 2019-06-11

Second man convicted in revenge murder of Chicago boy, 9 A second man was found guilty of first-degree murder on Friday in the 2015 slaying of a 9-year-old Chicago boy that prosecutors described as an "execution."...
01:48 2019-10-05

Ex-US Cop Who "Accidentally" Shot Neighbour Convicted Of Murder A former Texas policewoman was convicted of murder Tuesday for shooting dead a neighbor in his own home in what her lawyer said was a "tragic mistake."...
20:48 2019-10-01

Twice-convicted sex offender who raped toddler gets 85 years SAN DIEGO — A registered sex offender who raped a 3-year-old girl in her San Diego home has been sentenced to 85 years in state prison. Forty-seven-year-old Francisco Diaz was sentenced Monday. Author...
07:48 2019-06-19

Tucson man convicted of fatally starving his 3-year-old son TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man has been convicted of fatally starving his 3-year-old son and putting the body into a toy box. Jurors found 50-year-old Martin Barreras guilty of first-degree murde...
05:24 2019-08-22

Sentencing for pastor convicted of sex charges rescheduled A former minister in Ohio found guilty of child sex trafficking after a woman told jurors he groomed her for sex when she was 14 and encouraged her to have sex with two other pastors is scheduled to b...
21:00 2019-06-17

Man convicted of killing Berlin woman after 32 years A German court has sentenced a man to life in prison for brutally killing a woman over three decades ago. Investigators tracked down the defendant thanks to DNA samples found on the victim's dress....
21:12 2019-09-17

Two Irish Teens Are Youngest Ever Convicted of Murder There In a crime that shocked the nation, the two boys, 13 at the time, were convicted in the bludgeoning death of a 14-year-old girl who had been bullied....
16:00 2019-06-19

Two boys, 14, convicted of classmate's murder in Ireland Victim Ana Kriégel was lured from her home, beaten and sexually assaulted in May 2018Two 14-year-old boys have been found guilty of murdering a female classmate who was lured to an abandoned house, sa...
20:36 2019-06-18

A Murderer Deemed Too Old for Violence Was Just Convicted of Another Killing The 77-year-old man, who was free despite a long history of violence against women, was convicted of an attack nearly identical to his killing of his wife 40 years ago....
20:12 2019-07-19

Could convicted murderer Jodi Arias get a new trial? (KPNX) – Convicted murderer Jodi Arias is appealing her murder conviction in two weeks and there’s a possibility she could get a new trial. Aria’s lawyers claim misconduct against the prosecutor...
17:00 2019-10-07

The Latest: Man convicted of killing sheriff’s deputy PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Latest on the deputy killing trial (all times local): 1:50 p.m. A Maine man accused of placing a gun to the neck of a sheriff’s deputy and pulling the trigger has been...
21:00 2019-06-18

Ex-officer convicted in motorist’s killing wants bail FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — An attorney for a former Florida police officer wants his client to be granted bail while his conviction for killing a black motorist is appealed. Nouman Raja’s lead...
18:36 2019-05-29

‘I could not refuse’: Judge who hugged convicted ex-cop defends herself Kemp defended her actions as appropriate Monday, saying they took place after the legal proceeding was over and were not part of the official trial record....
23:24 2019-10-07

DRC rebel chief 'the Terminator' convicted of war crimes Bosco Ntaganda is found guilty at ICC of charges including directing massacres of civiliansInternational criminal court judges have convicted a Congolese rebel chief known as “the Terminator” of war c...
14:00 2019-07-08

Florida man convicted in parking lot shooting of black man A white Florida man who told detectives he had a “pet peeve” about illegal parking in handicapped spots was convicted late Friday of manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black...
17:12 2019-08-24

Bosco Ntaganda, ‘The Terminator,’ Is Convicted of War Crimes by I.C.C. The former military commander in Congo was convicted over his role in murder, rape and sexual slavery in an ethnic conflict in a mineral-rich region....
13:00 2019-07-08

Why you’ll no longer find ‘convicted felons’ in San Francisco “Convicted felons” may be getting a makeover in San Francisco. Under a new resolution by the city’s Board of Supervisors — which voted to use “person-first” languag...
00:36 2019-08-23

Man Convicted in Deadly Tennessee Church Shooting Emanuel K. Samson, 27, was found guilty of first-degree murder and more than 40 other criminal counts related to a 2017 shooting that left one person dead and seven others wounded....
02:36 2019-05-25

Convicted rapist killer strikes again in NYC after getting out of jail A convicted rapist killer who strangled a teen in 1981 and was suspected of cutting out the eyes out of an earlier victim has been arrested on a new rape charge, six years after he got out of jail....
07:24 2019-09-08

Michigan man convicted in 2 killings gets 2nd life sentence CENTREVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man already serving life in prison for a woman’s killing has now been given a second life sentence without the chance of parole for the slaying of his ex-wif...
04:00 2019-06-22

Convicted felon Paul Manafort sure is having a fun one on this old episode of What Would You Do? For reformed children of a certain age, Nickelodeon’s What Would You Do? represents a weird niche in the Nick game show ecosystem; less psychologically fraught than Legends Of The Hidden Temple, less...
01:00 2019-09-05

Man convicted of killing business partner, family A Southern California man was convicted Monday of killing a family of four and burying their bodies in the desert, a case that puzzled investigators for years after the family suddenly vanished from t...
01:36 2019-06-11

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of rape SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. has been convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year in San Diego County. A jury returned the verdict Monday in San Diego Superior Co...
04:12 2019-06-11

Tucson man convicted of child sexual abuse TUCSON – A man awaits sentencing after being convicted of sexually assaulting a child on Tuesday. Christopher James Preston, 52, of Tucson and member of the Tohono O’odham Nation, was found guilty of ...
00:24 2019-07-19

Bronx man convicted of pimping out minors as young as 8 A Bronx man was convicted in Manhattan federal court of pimping out at least four minors for sex — including one victim who was just 8 years old. Claudius English, 45, used the Internet in 2013 to fin...
22:36 2019-06-11

German Nurse Convicted of Murdering 85 Patients (BERLIN) — A former nurse who liked putting patients into cardiac arrest because he enjoyed the feeling of being able to resuscitate them was convicted Thursday of 85 counts of murder, making hi...
14:12 2019-06-06

40-year sentence sought for man convicted of sex trafficking CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors are seeking a 40-year prison sentence for man found guilty of sex-trafficking a Chicago teenager who was murdered. Joseph Hazley was found guilty in March of sex-tra...
15:00 2019-05-22

Man convicted for 2018 vehicle theft spree Cory Poe/ Pima County Attorney’s Office TUCSON – A man accused of stealing multiple vehicles during a 2018 crime spree was found guilty Friday in connection to the incidents. According to ...
23:36 2019-09-09

A$AP Rocky Convicted of Assault by Swedish Court A$AP Rocky was convicted of assault in Sweden on Wednesday for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm, a ruling that comes after President Donald Trump tried to intervene on his behalf....
18:24 2019-08-14

Man full of face tattoos convicted of murder A heavily-inked double-murder suspect whose lawyers feared the jury would “judge a book by its cover” for the tattoos all over his face has been convicted. William Bottoms Jr. was found gu...
21:24 2019-08-11

Former inmate convicted in prison pen pal double slaying CLEVELAND (AP) — A suburban Cleveland man accused of fatally stabbing his prison pen pal and her friend weeks after being released has been convicted of aggravated murder and other charges in the pote...
19:48 2019-06-14

Sex fetish club owner convicted of strangling former roommate A Miami sex fetish club owner was convicted of murder after being seen on video dumping the body of his former roommate, whom he had strangled because she moved out, according to a report. A jury deli...
19:00 2019-06-27

Second militant convicted in trial over 2012 Benghazi attack A jury in Washington, D.C., convicted a second militant involved in the 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that resulted in the death of U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens....
02:36 2019-06-14

Man convicted for killing sister’s ex-boyfriend gets 20 years in prison TUCSON – The man convicted for killing his sister’s ex-boyfriend was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday afternoon. Back in 2018, the body of Mark Garrity was found near Country Club an...
04:00 2019-07-23

Property belonging to convicted disability lawyer is sold PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky businessman has purchased a large statue of Abraham Lincoln and office space belonging to a disability attorney convicted of fraud and sentenced to 27 years in pris...
23:36 2019-06-20

2nd suspect tried in Benghazi terror attack convicted on 2 counts A federal jury found a second Libyan militant guilty on two counts for their role in the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission and nearby CIA post in Benghazi, Libya that killed four Americans, i...
05:00 2019-06-14

2 convicted for tossing horse lubricant and glitter on cops PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two Oregon protesters have been sentenced to five days in jail for throwing horse lubricant mixed with gold glitter on two police officers at a protest. The Multnomah County Dist...
20:24 2019-06-09

The Latest: Father convicted of murder in 5 kids’ deaths COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the South Carolina father accused of killing his five children (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Jurors have found a South Carolina father guilty of five counts of murde...
20:48 2019-06-04

Georgia man convicted of 5 murders in 2016 shooting deaths MOULTRIE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man has been found guilty of murdering five friends in 2016 and trying to cover it up by burning down a house. After a four-day trial in Moultrie, Superior Court Judge J...
01:36 2019-06-21

Germany deports teenage Afghan convicted in assaults BERLIN (AP) — Germany has deported an 18-year-old Afghan asylum-seeker who was recently convicted over a string of assaults that prompted a public outcry. Authorities in the southern state of Bavaria ...
15:00 2019-05-22

Brooklyn firefighter convicted of choking ex-girlfriend at nightclub A Brooklyn firefighter was convicted of choking his ex-girlfriend — a top FDNY lawyer — at a crowded nightclub, The Post has learned. Bridget Hamblin testified at Ernest McCoy’s criminal t...
00:24 2019-06-30

Inmate’s mom convicted in plot with lawyer hailed on ‘Ellen’ A Virginia woman has been convicted of conspiring to smuggle drugs and a cellphone to her jailed son with an attorney who gained national attention on the “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.”...
19:24 2019-08-23

Nxivm leader Keith Raniere convicted on 7 charges A New York jury on Wednesday found the leader of a purported self-help group guilty on seven charges associated with a scheme to force women into a sexual slavery cult....
01:48 2019-06-20

Officer captured on video hitting man convicted of assault LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A former police sergeant in Georgia who was captured on video hitting a man during a traffic stop has been convicted of aggravated assault and battery. The Gwinnett County di...
17:24 2019-06-12

Rudy's Consulting With a Convicted Criminal About His Ukraine Woes Now Just because former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort is a convicted felon serving years behind bars for committing a host of crimes does not mean he’s missing out on all the excitement happening in ...
20:48 2019-10-03

Climate activists convicted for removing Macron portrait Six French environmental activists have been convicted of theft for removing an official portrait of President Emmanuel Macron to protest his climate change policies...
15:24 2019-06-12

The leader of the sex cult NXIVM was just convicted in the sex-trafficking case against him Associated Press Keith Raniere was found guilty on Wednesday on all counts of sex-trafficking and other charges accusing him of coercing women into unwanted sex using systematic shame and humiliation...
01:36 2019-06-20

15 Years Later, Six Convicted For Assam Blast That Killed 18 Children A district court in Assam today convicted six people and acquitted eight others in a 2004 blast at Dhemaji. The attack had killed 18 schoolchildren during an Independence Day event and injured 40......
03:00 2019-07-05

Brooklyn man wrongfully convicted of murder freed after 26 years A Brooklyn man who spent the past 26 years in prison for murder walked out of court a free man Thursday afternoon — after a witness in his case admitted she was lying. Carlos Weeks, 46, was exonerated...
03:00 2019-10-04

Princeton Graduate Killed His Father For Allowance Cut To $300, Convicted Then-30-year-old Thomas Gilbert Jr. fatally shot his 70-year-old father in the head hours after his already tightened weekly money was decreased to $300, according to the Manhattan District Attorney's...
05:48 2019-06-29

Missouri executes man convicted of killing ex-girlfriend's lover Missouri on Tuesday executed a man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend's lover more than 20 years ago, local media reported, after a court rejected his argument he faced cruel and unusual punishmen...
06:12 2019-10-02

Florida man using ‘stand your ground’ defense convicted of manslaughter A white Florida man who told detectives he had a “pet peeve” about illegal parking in handicapped spots was convicted late Friday of manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man outside...
08:36 2019-08-24

P. Rajagopal, Restaurant Mogul Convicted of Murder, Dies at 71 His restaurant chain, Saravana Bhavan, known for tasty vegetarian food at low prices, continued to expand into more than 20 countries even after his conviction....
18:36 2019-07-31

No apology from Trump to five men wrongly convicted of 1989 rape Donald Trump has refused to apologise to five men wrongly convicted of raping a female jogger in New York City's Central Park 30 years ago, saying "they admitted their guilt"....
13:48 2019-06-19

1 Convicted For Murder Of UK Teenager Scarlett Keeling In Goa In 2008 The Bombay High Court's Goa bench on Wednesday convicted a person in the 2008 British teenager Scarlett Eden Keeling death case, overturning his acquittal by the trial court....
18:24 2019-07-17

US To Execute Man Convicted Of Kidnapping, Killing Eight Women In 1984 A 65-year-old man known as one of Florida's most notorious serial killers who was convicted of kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing eight women in 1984 is scheduled to be executed on Thursday....
16:36 2019-05-23

UPDATE 1-Israeli ex-CEO convicted in U.S. over $145 mln binary options fraud A U.S. jury has convicted Lee Elbaz, the former chief executive of Israel-based Yukom Communications, of orchestrating what prosecutors called a scheme to defraud investors through the sale of $145 mi...
21:00 2019-08-08

Man Convicted In Fatal Charlottesville Attack Asks For ‘Mercy’ RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A man convicted in a deadly car attack on a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia is asking a federal court for mercy and a punishment shorter than a...
22:12 2019-06-22

Florida executes man convicted of killing eight women in 1984 A 65-year-old man known as one of Florida's most notorious serial killers who had been convicted of kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing eight women in 1984 was executed on Thursday....
08:24 2019-05-24

Ex-Minnesota cop convicted of murder sued over traffic stop MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis man is suing a former police officer recently convicted of murder for allegedly pointing a gun at him during a traffic stop. Brian Oman contends former Officer Mohamed...
02:36 2019-05-24

Convicted murderer who broke out of prison 10 years ago escapes again A convicted murderer who was captured in New York state after escaping from an Arkansas prison while wearing a guard uniform 10 years ago has busted out of the slammer once again, officials said. The ...
21:36 2019-09-30

Man, released from prison after being deemed too old to be a threat, convicted in another killing The 77-year-old man served decades in prison for stabbing his wife and is now being convicted of an almost identical crime.        ...
00:36 2019-07-21

Kentucky man convicted of leaking Singapore HIV patient data LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports jurors returned the verdic...
22:00 2019-06-05

Teen convicted of decapitating classmate gets life in prison SALEM, Mass. — A Massachusetts teenager convicted of fatally stabbing and then decapitating a high school classmate has been sentenced to life in prison. Eighteen-year-old Mathew Borges, of Lawrence, ...
15:48 2019-07-10

5 convicted in Bronx murder of teen with knives, machetes NEW YORK (AP) — Five young men have been convicted of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of a teenager at a Bronx bodega. The Bronx Criminal Court jury reached the verdict Friday in the death o...
01:24 2019-06-15

Wife of ex-president of Honduras convicted in corruption case A Honduran court convicted the wife of former President Porfirio Lobo on graft charges, including siphoning funds from programs designed to help poor children, a judicial official said on Tuesday....
06:48 2019-08-21

Illinois man, 48, is convicted in booby-trap shotgun killing An Illinois man who booby-trapped a shotgun that killed a neighbor last year was convicted Thursday of murder and another charge, according to media reports....
14:00 2019-09-14

Man convicted of cyberstalking families of Parkland massacre victims A California man was convicted Wednesday of a cruel campaign of cyberstalking and threats targeting families of the victims of the Parkland massacre, federal prosecutors announced. Brandon Michael Fle...
22:36 2019-10-09

Adolf Hitler’s ‘last living relative’ convicted of pedophilia A man claiming to be Adolf Hitler’s last living relative has been convicted of pedophilia for kissing a 13-year-old girl, according to a report. Romano-Luka Hitler, 69, who lives in the town of Görlit...
18:24 2019-09-05

German nurse convicted of murdering 85 patients; gets life A verdict is expected in the case of a former nurse charged with 100 counts of murder on allegations he killed patients he intentionally put into cardiac arrest because he liked the feeling of being t...
11:48 2019-06-06

'Death knows no privilege': David Cameron hits back at controversial Guardian editorial on death of son Ivan David Cameron has spoken out for the first time about a controversial editorial published by the Guardian which claimed he only felt privileged pain over the death of his son....
09:48 2019-09-19

Alana Cutland death: Cambridge student, 19, 'was sick from medication' two days before plunging to death from plane in Madagascar The family of a Cambridge student who plunged to her death from a plane in Madagascar say she was "mumbling and incoherent" two days before she died, possibly from the effects of prescription medicati...
09:00 2019-08-02

Death of NASCAR crew chief Nick Harrison, 37, came as 'total shock.' Cause of death unknown. Nick Harrison, 37, was the crew chief for Justin Haley in the NASCAR Xfinity Series with the Kaulig Racing Team.       ...
22:48 2019-07-22

Elderly Wyoming inmate convicted of killing husband dies TORRINGTON, Wyo. (AP) — An 80-year-old Wyoming inmate who was convicted of murder nearly 40 years after her husband went missing has died. The Wyoming Department of Corrections says Alice Uden died We...
01:12 2019-06-13

Man convicted for raping 7 Tucson women sentenced to 274 years in prison TUCSON – A man convicted of raping numerous women in Tucson was sentenced to 274 years in prison Monday. After receiving funding to test untested sexual assault kits in 2017, the Tucson Police D...
17:12 2019-05-21

2nd Benghazi Suspect Is Convicted on 2 Counts Amid Signs of Deadlock on Others A jury convicted a Libyan man on two terrorism-related charges arising from the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, but deliberations over 15 others continued....
03:24 2019-06-14

Chinese national convicted for trespassing at Trump's Florida resort A Chinese national arrested for bluffing her way into U.S. President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago Florida resort, sparking concerns she could pose an intelligence threat, was found guilty on Wednesday of...
06:12 2019-09-12

Iowa hog farmer convicted of murdering his wife with a corn rake An Iowa hog farmer was found guilty of first-degree murder this week in the rage-fueled corn-rake slaying of his wife, who was reportedly having an affair. Todd M. Mullis, 43, was convicted Monday in ...
22:00 2019-09-24

Reputed mobster called ‘Boobsie’ convicted of illegal gambling A reputed mobster called “Boobsie” gambled in Manhattan court Friday — and lost. Eugene Castelle, an alleged foot soldier for the Luchese crime family, had turned down a plea deal from the government ...
00:36 2019-06-01

Man convicted of murdering pal at prison-release strip club celebration A man was convicted of murdering his pal who took him to an Atlanta strip club to celebrate his release from prison, prosecutors announced Tuesday. David Robinson, 34, was sentenced to life in prison ...
10:36 2019-09-25

Man convicted of torching evidence after knifing Greenwich Village chef A Brooklyn jury convicted a 21-year-old man Friday of knifing a Greenwich Village chef to death during a botched burglary in 2016 and trying to burn down the victim’s apartment to cover his tracks. Ja...
05:00 2019-09-21

Atlanta ice cream man convicted of raping teen girl in truck An Atlanta ice cream man previously convicted of molestation was found guilty of raping a 14-year-old girl in the back of his truck, prosecutors said. Khabir Daniel, 45, was sentenced to 25 years in p...
22:24 2019-08-11

Report: Pirates' Felipe Vázquez could be deported if convicted of sex crimes Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez could be deported to his native Venezuela if convicted of sex crimes, ICE officials tell the Wall Street Journal.       ...
13:48 2019-09-20

Man wrongfully convicted of murder walks free after 24 years in jail A Manhattan man who was wrongfully convicted — thanks to a crooked cop and lying witnesses — is finally breathing free after serving more than 24 years in prison for a shooting he didn’t commit, he to...
02:24 2019-09-30

Florida executes man convicted of killing gay men during crime spree in 1994 A man convicted of targeting three gay men who had befriended him before he bludgeoned and suffocated them during an eight-month crime spree in 1994 was executed in Florida on Thursday night, official...
14:00 2019-08-23

Professor convicted of sending US missile chip technology to China The American government is particularly wary of China these days, and it's determined to make an example out of those who would share US secrets with its major rival. A California federal court ...
03:48 2019-07-07

Trump stands by comments about wrongly convicted 'Central Park Five' U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by claims he made about five men who were wrongly convicted for the brutal rape of a female jogger in New York City's Central Park 30 years ago....
02:12 2019-06-19

Indonesia grants clemency to Canadian teacher convicted of sex abuse Indonesia has granted clemency to a Canadian teacher convicted of sexually abusing students, an official said on Friday, in a case that critics say was riddled with irregularities and threw a spotligh...
09:00 2019-07-12

Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr convicted of raping homeless woman Former tight end faces life in prison for two counts of rape Winslow Jr, 35, played for Browns, Bucs, Patriots and JetsFormer NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr – the son of a Hall of Famer who himself earn...
18:00 2019-06-11

Marshall expels convicted student facing 2 more rape charges HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University in West Virginia has expelled a student who was allowed to remain enrolled despite a conviction for a 2016 attack against a female schoolmate. The college&...
17:24 2019-06-12

Florida man convicted of killing family over webcam model breakup CHULUOTA, Fla. — A Florida man has been found guilty of murdering his parents and brother because prosecutors say he was angry they cut off his relationship with a model he met on an adult website. T...
12:48 2019-08-01

Boy band svengali and convicted fraudster Lou Pearlman getting the biopic treatment Lou Pearlman ignobly died in prison while serving 25 years for his role in a far-ranging Ponzi scheme, but the one-time svengali’s influence is still being felt in modern music. As the architect behin...
18:12 2019-07-19

Neighbor Convicted Of Assaulting Rand Paul Sells His Home BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — The neighbor convicted of attacking U.S. Sen. Rand Paul has sold his home next door to the senator. Rene Boucher pleaded guilty last year to assaulting Paul. Paul also won a ...
11:48 2019-06-13

Alabama set to execute 46-year-old man convicted of killing minister in 1991 A 46-year-old man convicted of killing a minister and wounding his wife with a sword and dagger while robbing their home three days before Christmas in 1991 is scheduled to be executed in Alabama on T...
15:48 2019-05-30

Convicted pedophile charged in 1993 killing of Missouri girl O’FALLON, Mo. — A convicted pedophile who ran an international child pornography ring has been charged with the 1993 abduction, rape and killing of a 9-year-old Missouri girl, after previously u...
07:12 2019-06-06

Colorado mom who tossed newborn over fence and left to die is convicted of murder A Colorado mother accused of smothering her newborn daughter and throwing her over a fence into a neighbor’s yard was found guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday....
21:12 2019-08-28

Hawaii power couple convicted in plot to hide fraud HONOLULU (AP) — A jury has found a former Honolulu prosecutor and her now-retired police chief husband guilty in a plot to frame a relative to silence him from revealing fraud that financed their lavi...
06:12 2019-06-28

UK far-right activist Tommy Robinson convicted in contempt-of-court case Judges on Friday found British far-right activist Tommy Robinson to be in contempt of court after he filmed defendants during a trial last year and posted the footage on social media, breaching report...
22:12 2019-07-05

Florida executes man convicted of abducting, killing eight women in 1984 A 65-year-old man known as one of Florida's most notorious serial killers who was convicted of kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing eight women in 1984 was put to death on Thursday....
08:24 2019-05-24

Rapper A$AP Rocky Is Convicted of Assault in Sweden, Won't Face Prison American rapper A$AP Rocky was convicted of assault in Sweden but won’t serve prison time after a trial marked by an intervention by President Trump, who urged the country’s government to release the ...
21:36 2019-08-14

The Latest: Hawaii power couple convicted in fraud case HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the conviction of a Hawaii power couple in a corruption trial (all times local): 5:30 p.m. A bail hearing has been set for a former Honolulu prosecutor, convicted alongsi...
06:12 2019-06-28

Federal prison guard convicted of raping inmate will get new trial A former Metropolitan Detention Center corrections officer accused of raping a female inmate is getting a new trial because prosecutors failed to turn over evidence that could potentially have exonera...
03:12 2019-07-06

Convicted Portland arsonist now accused of hate crime in Oregon This inked-up Oregonian is apparently not thrilled about her close-up. Sarah Pugh is all scowls after she was arrested there Monday after being accused of shoving and shouting racial slurs at another ...
15:48 2019-05-29

US Sex Cult Leader Who Starved, Branded Women With His Initials Convicted Keith Raniere, a New York man accused of running a cult-like group in which women were kept on starvation diets, branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him, was found guilty of all......
04:12 2019-06-20

Man convicted in 2017 fatal stabbing gets natural-life sentence TUCSON – The man arrested for a 2017 fatal stabbing on the southwest side was sentenced to natural life in prison on Thursday morning. On Jan. 9, 2017, Pima County Sheriff’s Department fou...
15:48 2019-10-04

Alabama executes 46-year-old man convicted of killing minister in 1991 Alabama on Thursday executed a 46-year-old man convicted of killing a minister and wounding his wife with a sword and dagger while robbing their home three days before Christmas in 1991, the state's d...
05:00 2019-05-31

Larry Nassar’s former boss convicted of misconduct, willful neglect A former dean at Michigan State University who oversaw disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar was found guilty Wednesday of misconduct in office and willful neglect of duty. But a jury acquitted William...
17:48 2019-06-12

Florida to execute man convicted of killing gay men during crime spree in 1994 A man convicted of targeting three gay men who had befriended him before he bludgeoned and suffocated them during an eight-month crime spree in 1994 is scheduled to be executed in Florida on Thursday....
17:48 2019-08-22

Teen confronts choir director convicted of sexually abusing her An emotional Ohio teen tore into a former choir director as he was sentenced to four years in prison for sexually abusing her, saying she won’t be defined by his twisted actions. The teen — who ...
19:00 2019-06-27

Brazil's Bolsonaro extols convicted torturer as a 'national hero' Brazilian far-right President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that an Army officer who was convicted of torture during the country's 1964-1985 military dictatorship was a "national hero."...
01:24 2019-08-09

Convicted serial killer Samuel Little linked to Ohio murders Little was indicted in Cleveland for the deaths of two women and in Cincinnati for the 1981 murder of Anna Lee StewartInvestigators in Ohio who interviewed a convicted serial killer about two women he...
17:36 2019-06-08

Texas to execute man convicted of killing woman during 2010 burglary A man convicted of shooting a 61-year-old grandmother to death as he and his accomplice burglarized her home during a week-long crime spree in 2010 is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection on T...
18:12 2019-09-10

Brazil President Calls Convicted Torturer A "National Hero" Far-right President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that an Army officer who was convicted of torture during Brazil's 1964-1985 military dictatorship was a "national hero."...
04:00 2019-08-09

Texas executes man convicted of abducting, killing college student Texas on Wednesday put to death a man found guilty of the rape and murder of a 19-year-old college student in an execution that followed arguments from the inmate's attorneys that authorities ignored ...
05:00 2019-08-22

MS-13 gangster convicted of killing man for wearing Peyton Manning jersey An MS-13 gangster was found guilty on Thursday of conspiring to kill a man for wearing a No. 18 Peyton Manning jersey. Jose Suarez, also known as “Chompira,” was convicted on murder, racketeering and ...
00:48 2019-05-24

Parents of former Italian PM Renzi convicted for issuing false invoices An Italian court on Monday found the parents of former prime minister Matteo Renzi guilty of issuing false invoices, and handed them suspended prison terms of one year and nine months....
20:00 2019-10-07

Saudi Princess Convicted in French Assault Case: ‘This Dog Must be Killed’ Hassa bint Salman, the half sister of the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, was accused of ordering her bodyguard to hit a contractor working in her Paris apartment in 2016....
08:36 2019-09-13

Singapore-Based Indian Convicted For Molesting Air Stewardess: Report A 39-year-old Indianman was found guilty on Monday of molesting an air stewardess on a flight from Cochin to Singapore in 2017, according to a media report....
17:24 2019-08-05

Rwandan convicted of hiding genocide role faces sentencing BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking 20 years in prison for a Rwandan man convicted of hiding his involvement in the African country’s 1994 genocide to seek asylum in the U.S. Jean Leonard Tega...
13:24 2019-07-01

Wrongfully convicted man sues NYC, disgraced Detective Louis Scarcella A man who spent 16 years in prison for a murder that he was charged with at age 14 — only to have the conviction overturned — is now suing the city and tarnished former NYPD Detective Loui...
13:00 2019-08-16

Texas to execute man convicted of abducting, strangling college student A man who has maintained his innocence and whose lawyers have argued the state ignored key evidence that would exonerate him is scheduled to be put to death in Texas on Wednesday for the kidnapping, r...
16:00 2019-08-21

Spain extradites Pole convicted of recording govt talks Polish police say a businessman who fled to Spain after being convicted in an illegal eavesdropping case that led to the fall of a Polish government has been extradited to Poland....
23:36 2019-06-07

Two Chicago-area men convicted of providing support to Islamic State Two Chicago-area men were found guilty on Thursday of supporting Islamic State in a federal case in which one of them was accused of saying he hoped to see the jihadist group's flag over the White Hou...
05:48 2019-06-21

Brooklyn inmate claims he was wrongfully convicted because of crooked detective A Brooklyn man claims he’s been behind bars for more than two decades on a murder conviction because of a crooked detective. Kevin Daniels says Detective Bob Schulman relied on Daniels’ own false conf...
00:24 2019-06-02

Man could face 7 years in prison if convicted in nanny spycam case The husband of a Manhattan prosecutor could face criminal charges after he and his wife allegedly videotaped their nanny undressing and showering in their bathroom, The Post has learned....
00:24 2019-06-02

Florida to execute man convicted of abducting, killing eight women in 1984 A 65-year-old man known as one of Florida's most notorious serial killers who was convicted of kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing eight women in 1984 is scheduled to be executed on Thursday....
18:48 2019-05-23

Convicted Of Molesting Girl He Met On Dating App, He Won't Face Jail Time Joseph Meili was charged with child kidnapping, statutory rape and statutory sodomy. He would later admit to committing a sex crime. But the 22-year-old man won't face jail time for molesting the......
19:24 2019-06-21

Indian Convicted Of Molesting Air Stewardess On Chennai-Singapore Flight A 39-year-old Indianman was found guilty on Monday of molesting an air stewardess on a flight from Cochin to Singapore in 2017, according to a media report....
12:00 2019-08-05

Michelle Carter, convicted of urging boyfriend to take his own life, is denied parole NATICK, Mass.(NBC News) – Michelle Carter, the young woman convicted of encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself, had her request for parole rejected by a Massachusetts state board. “The ...
20:12 2019-09-21

A$AP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict Doesn’t Bar Him From Returning to Sweden, Says Judge Who Convicted Him A Swedish court convicted A$AP Rocky of assault on Wednesday and the judge who convicted him says the guilty verdict does not bar the New York-born rapper from returning to Sweden. “The court ha...
01:36 2019-08-15

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in 'Stand Your Ground' case In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stahnd Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaughter charges after deliberating for six hours fol...
15:12 2019-08-24

Joe Giudice, convicted reality star in ICE custody, training to be MMA fighter: report Former “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Joe Giudice apparently decided to make the most of his time behind bars after being convicted of tax fraud in 2014....
10:36 2019-09-19

Man who slashed his neck in courtroom convicted of murder in Sydney Loofe trial Aubrey Trail, who slashed his own neck in the courtroom less than a month ago, was convicted in the murder of Sydney Loofe.        ...
05:12 2019-07-11

Pakistan allows consular access to convicted Indian spy after world court ruling Pakistan has ordered consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav, a former Indian naval commander condemned to death for spying, following a decision this week by the International Court of Justice (ICJ)....
07:48 2019-07-19

Indonesia Grants Clemency To Canadian Teacher Convicted Of Sexual Abuse Indonesia has granted clemency to a Canadian teacher convicted of sexually abusing students, an official said on Friday, in a case that critics say was riddled with irregularities and threw a......
10:24 2019-07-12

Convicted Florida pedophile reportedly beaten, drowned by jail cellmate A Florida inmate was arrested after he allegedly killed another inmate — who was serving a life sentence for molesting a child — in his jail cell last week, officials said....
19:36 2019-08-05

Keith Raniere, ex-leader of self-help group NXIVM, convicted in sex-trafficking case Keith Raniere, the former leader of self-help group NXIVM, was convicted Wednesday in New York City in a federal case accusing him of turning women into his "sex slaves."...
23:00 2019-06-19

Nazi who was convicted in WWII massacre but never served time dies, official says A former Nazi soldier who was convicted of war crimes following the massacre of dozens of people in France during World War II but never served time has died....
20:00 2019-09-24

Buttigieg: ‘It’s disgusting’ that Trump is reportedly considering pardoning soldiers convicted of war crimes The Democratic presidential aspirant, who served in Afghanistan as a Navy Reserve intelligence officer, was interviewed at a Washington Post Live event....
17:12 2019-05-23

Princeton grad Thomas Gilbert Jr. convicted of killing millionaire father A Manhattan man driven by greed and rage was convicted Friday of murdering his millionaire father after his parents cut his allowance. Pampered Princeton grad Thomas Gilbert Jr. sat stone-faced as the...
03:12 2019-06-29

Cardinal Pell's lawyers seek to free convicted sex attacker on appeal Cardinal George Pell, who was once one of the most powerful men in the Roman Catholic Church, could be released from prison this week, if an Australian appeals court overturns his conviction for histo...
13:00 2019-06-04

Proud Boys members convicted in 2018 clash with Antifa demonstrators Two members of the far-right Proud Boys have been found guilty of charges including attempted gang assault for their part in a melee that followed a speech at New York's Metropolitan Republican Club....
00:36 2019-08-20

NXIVM sex cult leader Keith Raniere convicted of preying on devotees A man who ran a secret sex cult NXIVM in New York has been convicted of preying on his devotees and turning them into what prosecutors called his "sex slaves"....
01:36 2019-06-20

Texas man convicted of killing six members of ex-wife's family, including four children A Houston jury rejected the insanity defense of a man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife's family before finding him guilty of capital murder Thursday. ...
04:24 2019-09-27

Man convicted for 23 counts sexual conduct with minor after abusing girl for 5 years TUCSON – A man was found guilty for 23 counts of engaging sexual conduct with a minor after he reportedly sexually abused a young girl for about five years. According to Pima County AttorneyR...
22:48 2019-07-31

Trump may pardon military men accused or convicted of war crimes: New York Times U.S. President Donald Trump has asked for files to be prepared on pardoning several U.S. military members accused of or convicted of war crimes, including one slated to stand trial on charges of shoot...
14:33 2019-05-21

MAGA hat-wearing thug convicted of pushing Hispanic man onto subway tracks A MAGA hat-wearing thug was found guilty Thursday of punching and shoving a Hispanic man onto the subway tracks at Union Square after making derogatory comments about Mexicans. “This defendant’s crime...
07:12 2019-06-28

Ex-Nazi convicted in WWII massacre dies without serving prison time A former Nazi soldier who was convicted, but never served time, for his role in the massacre of 86 civilians in France during World War II has died, according to a report. Karl Münter, who was a membe...
13:12 2019-09-24

Iraqi Refugee Is Convicted in Germany of Raping and Murdering Teenage Girl The man was sentenced to life in prison for killing the 14-year-old in a case that fueled outrage, particularly on the far right, at the handling of asylum seekers....
12:24 2019-07-10

Convicted murderer, 77, given life sentence for stabbing he committed after deemed 'too old to be a threat' A 77-year-old deemed 'too old to be a threat' was sentenced to life in prison on Friday for fatally stabbing a woman in front of her children, four decades after he was convicted of a nearly identical...
19:12 2019-08-10

Former California police officer convicted of sexually assaulting five women while on duty A California jury on Wednesday found former police officer Noah White Winchester guilty of sexually assaulting five women while on duty.        ...
08:36 2019-10-11

Man convicted in 1987 killing of young couple gets life sentence 3 decades later William Talbott II received two consecutive life terms for the 1987 killings of an 18-year-old woman and her 20-year-old boyfriend.        ...
02:00 2019-07-25

Karl Muenter, German convicted of wartime massacre in France, dies at 96 He was a sergeant in an SS division responsible for the massacre of 86 men in Ascq, France, in April 1944, about two months before the Allied landing at Normandy....
03:48 2019-09-25

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu's Wife Convicted Of Misusing Public Funds An Israeli court Sunday convicted the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of fraudulently using state funds for meals, under a plea bargain which dropped more severe charges....
18:48 2019-06-16

| Moscow frees actor convicted of role in anti-Putin protests Pavel Ustinov, a 23-year-old actor, will be freed - at least temporarily - after his conviction over an opposition protest sparked public outcry, a Moscow court has ruled....
23:48 2019-09-20

Tennessee executes man convicted of killing teenage girl, her mother in 1986 A man convicted of raping a 15-year-old girl and stabbing her and her mother to death in their home with a teenage accomplice more than 30 years ago was executed in Tennessee on Thursday, officials sa...
13:24 2019-08-16

Chemnitz: Syrian asylum-seeker convicted of killing that sparked far-right riots Alaa S. has been sentenced to nine years and six months for the killing of Daniel H. Chemnitz has done a lot to try and alter its image since the death....
16:00 2019-08-22

Tucson BP gets shout out from White House after arresting convicted child abuser TUCSON – Tucson sector Border Patrol received some national spotlight Wednesday afternoon after the White House acknowledged the agents for Monday’s apprehension of a convicted child abuse...
06:48 2019-08-15

Avowed Trump supporter from Mexico convicted of alien voter fraud An avowed Republican activist and supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump, who was born in Mexico but lived in the United States illegally for more than 20 years, was found guilty on Friday of identi...
07:00 2019-08-24

Man convicted of hate crime for confronting woman in Puerto Rico T-shirt A suburban Chicago man who was captured on video berating a woman wearing a shirt with the Puerto Rican on it was convicted of a hate crime Wednesday. ...
03:24 2019-09-26

Saudi Princess Convicted in France of Ordering Bodyguard to Beat Worker A French court convicted the sister of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of ordering her bodyguard to assault a workman who said he was beaten in her luxury apartment and forced to kiss the princess’s ...
02:36 2019-09-13

Briton convicted of 1996 murder of French film-maker in Ireland Ian Bailey, who lives in Ireland, convicted in his absence of killing Sophie Toscan du Plantier A court in France has found Ian Bailey, a British former journalist, guilty of murdering Sophie Toscan d...
05:24 2019-06-01

Former UBS Banker in China Convicted in Cross-Border Insider Trading Case A former banker from UBS’s Shanghai office was sentenced to nine years in prison in a case involving leaks about a $6.3 billion takeover by Cosco Shipping Holdings....
12:48 2019-06-21

Sara Netanyahu convicted of lesser crime in private chef case Sara Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister's wife, on Sunday was convicted of a lower crime of breach of trust that involves no jail time in a private chef case after accepting a plea deal in a court ...
19:00 2019-06-16

A$AP Rocky’s Trial Has Started in Sweden. And He Could Face Up To 2 Years in Prison if He’s Convicted The trial of rapper A$AP Rocky has begun in Sweden as he pleaded not guilty to assault charges. The New York-born musician has been in custody since July 3 after a fight broke out in Stockholm. He cou...
17:48 2019-07-31

Elton John: 'I'm sick to death of politicians, I'm sick to death of Brexit' – video Musician says Brexit has made him ashamed of the UK. Speaking in Verona on his last world tour, Farewell Yellow Brick Road, John tells fans: 'I am a European. I am not a stupid, colonial, imperialist ...
17:00 2019-05-31

First Opioid Trial Takes Aim at J & J Having settled with Purdue Pharma and Teva, Oklahoma will now try to blame Johnson & Johnson for its opioid disaster. Nearly 1,900 lawsuits remain nationwide....
18:48 2019-05-26

Moral Mondays protest: William Barber convicted of trespassing for 2017 action Barber had pleaded not guilty, seeking to frame the case as a freedom of speech issue after he was arrested during a sit-inThe US religious leader and activist William Barber, a national figurehead in...
12:48 2019-06-07

Convicted killer serving life escapes from Arkansas prison, could still be on grounds: official A convicted killer may be on the loose after escaping Monday from an Arkansas prison building -- the problem is guards aren't sure if he's actually left the facility's grounds....
20:24 2019-09-30

Convicted pedophile charged in 1993 kidnapping, murder of 9-year-old Missouri girl Missouri prosecutors announced Wednesday that they have charged a convicted pedophile who once ran an international child pornography ring with the 1993 abduction, rape, and killing of a 9-year-old gi...
08:48 2019-06-06

Convicted murderer, 77, deemed too old to be a threat, fatally stabbed woman in front of her children A man who served decades in prison for stabbing his wife 14 times in front of her daughter was convicted Wednesday in a nearly identical crime — stabbing a woman at least 11 times while her twin child...
19:00 2019-07-19

NYPD let convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein skip judge-ordered check-ins Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein never once checked in with city cops in the eight-plus years since a Manhattan judge ordered him to do so every 90 days — and the NYPD says it’s fine with that. Aft...
12:36 2019-07-11

Guilty verdict: Dallas ex-cop Amber Guyger convicted of murder in neighbor's shooting Former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was found guilty in the murder trial of Botham Jean, her neighbor she thought was in her apartment        ...
05:00 2019-10-02

Alabama executes man convicted of killing minister, wounding his wife during 1991 robbery Alabama on Thursday executed a 46-year-old man convicted of killing a minister and wounding his wife with a sword and dagger while robbing their home three days before Christmas in 1991, the state's d...
05:00 2019-05-31

Hundreds protest plan to release convicted killer of 16-year-old New York girl Hundreds of people marched silently through the streets of a suburban New York town in the dark on Saturday with candles illuminating the path taken by a 16-year-old girl who was brutally murdered as ...
16:00 2019-06-16

Kellen Winslow Jr. Convicted Of Forcible Rape, Indecent Exposure, And Lewd Conduct Former Pro-Bowl tight end Kellen Winslow II was convicted of rape, indecent exposure, and lewd conduct in a California courtroom Monday. The jury has reportedly been sent back to continue deliberating...
07:12 2019-06-11

Punjab Government Grants Pardon To Cops Convicted In Fake Encounter Case Four former police officials convicted in 2014 in a fake encounter case of 1993 were pardoned by Punjab Governor VP Singh Bhadnore after recommendations from the state government....
12:12 2019-06-22

Illegal immigrant deported 7 times, convicted of 5 DUIs pleads guilty to re-entering US An illegal immigrant who was previously deported seven times pleaded guilty Monday to re-entering the United States an eighth time, the Justice Department announced Tuesday....
05:00 2019-10-02

Ex-Michael Flynn business partner convicted on charges he acted as Turkish agent A jury on Tuesday convicted a one-time business partner of former national security adviser Michael Flynn on charges he illegally acted as a Turkish agent when he and Flynn undertook a project to disc...
04:48 2019-07-24

DIGGING DEEPER: Convicted felon and murder suspect escapes from Tucson Police TUCSON – A convicted felon who previously escaped from the Pima County Jail, escaped again. Only this time Noah Pizano was being transported to jail on murder charges when he ran from Tucson Pol...
08:48 2019-09-28

Indonesia Frees Canadian Teacher Convicted of Child Abuse With ‘Magic Stone’ Neil Bantleman, whose conviction was based on claims that he had used magical powers to seduce children, was granted clemency after years in prison and permitted to return home....
09:48 2019-07-12

Retired New Jersey police chief convicted of lying to feds in hate probe A retired New Jersey police chief was found guilty Wednesday of lying to the FBI during a hate crime investigation in which he is accused of using excessive force against a black man. ...
02:12 2019-10-10

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in case that put 'Stand Your Ground' in spotlight In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stand Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaughter charges after deliberating for six hours folo...
23:00 2019-08-24

Woman convicted for dumping 7 puppies in Coachella trash bin sentenced to one year in jail PALM SPRING, Calif. (NBC NEWS) – A California woman accused of throwing puppies into a Coachella trash bin was sentenced to jail Wednesday. Deborah Sue Culwell pleaded guilty in an Indio courtho...
21:48 2019-08-16

Inmate smiles for photographer after being convicted of breaking into Wayne Newton's mansion A Nevada prison inmate was found guilty Friday of breaking into entertainer Wayne Newton's home twice last year.        ...
08:01 2019-06-22

Florida man convicted of manslaughter in a dispute over a parking spot sentenced to 20 years in prison A Florida man was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison for killing an unarmed black man who shoved him in a parking lot dispute. The slain man's family embraced the sentence, saying they feel they...
01:00 2019-10-11

California woman who slapped Trump supporter during 2017 rally convicted of battery A California woman accused of slapping a Trump supporter during a Make America Great Again rally in Orange County more than two years ago has been convicted, prosecutors say....
07:00 2019-08-18

Proud Boys Maxwell Hare, John Kinsman convicted for UES brawl with antifa A jury found John Kinsman and Maxwell Hare guilty of attempted gang assault, attempted assault and riot stemming from the confrontation near the Metropolitan Republican Club following a speech by form...
01:48 2019-08-20

Saudi princess convicted of ordering bodyguard to beat, detain Paris plumber A Saudi princess was convicted in absentia Thursday of ordering her bodyguard to beat and detain a plumber for taking photos in her Paris apartment. ...
09:00 2019-09-13

Convicted murderer, trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown freed from Tennessee jail Cyntoia Brown, a Nashville woman who was serving life in prison for killing a man while she was a sex trafficking victim, was released early Wednesday from the Tennessee Prison for Women....
04:12 2019-08-08

Georgia inmate convicted of murdering man who gave him ride outside Walmart in 1996 is executed A last-ditch attempt by Georgia lawyers pleading to the U.S. Supreme Court to prevent a man from being put to death for a 1996 murder failed and he was executed on Thursday night. ...
05:24 2019-06-21

Ex-NFL fullback Jameel Cook convicted of stealing from NFLPA health reimbursement account Former NFL fullback Jameel Cook was convicted of stealing $105,000 from a NFL Players Association health reimbursement account.        ...
22:48 2019-05-29

Catholic Priest Abuse Survivors’ Group Says It’s ‘Cowardly’ That Convicted Cardinal Has Not Been Defrocked An Australian appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Cardinal George Pell, who was found guilty earlier this year of molesting two 13-year-old choir boys in the 1990s. And yet, Pell still...
02:36 2019-08-22

CBP says agents arrest convicted sex offender, seize 8.5 pounds of heroin at San Diego border Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted sex offender who crossed the border illegally and, in a separate incident, seized nearly $90,000 worth of heroin in an “eventful” weekend along the U.S.-Mexic...
13:12 2019-08-14

'Joker' ignites uproar for featuring a song by convicted pedophile Gary Glitter Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' is already controversial for its violent content, but now there's uproar around a scene set to a Gary Glitter song.        ...
23:24 2019-10-07

Deputies: Convicted rapist wanted for allegedly attacking victim after released from jail SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities say a man convicted of raping a Seattle-area woman tracked the victim down and attacked her three days after he was released from jail. The Seattle Times reports police are ...
02:12 2019-06-20

Factbox: The U.S. opioid epidemic in the courts As opioid-related deaths have soared, thousands of lawsuits have been filed seeking damages from drugmakers and distributors. The following is a summary of where and how the opioid litigation is playi...
17:24 2019-09-16

How a lethal toxin might help in the opioid crisis In the midst of the opioid crisis, scientists are searching for nonaddictive alternatives. Some have turned to a toxin present in certain sea creatures....
13:12 2019-06-15

Community offers help to opioid addicts Elk Grove Village, a community of 32,000 outside Chicago has launched a program in which addicted people can ask police officers and other municipal workers for help without fear of arrest, even if th...
04:24 2019-09-17

Fears UK could follow the US into opioid crisis Overuse of powerful prescription medication could lead to an addiction crisis in the UK similar to that being seen in the US, mental health professionals are warning....
23:48 2019-09-08

Can the UK avoid having a lethal opioid crisis like the one in the US? Doctors in the UK are concerned that it could follow the US into an opioid crisis, yet measures to prevent this could go too far and leave people in pain...
14:48 2019-05-21

Australia follows US path to an opioid crisis Australia is following the same ominous course as the United States, with skyrocketing rates of opioid prescriptions and related deaths. (Sept. 5)        ...
12:24 2019-09-05

I went from cop to opioid drug dealer in one month Mark Restivo, 39, had dreamed of being in the NYPD since he was 5 years old. But when he was injured on the job and made to retire after only a few years on the force, an old habit with painkillers sp...
05:12 2019-07-18

Two Drugmakers Closing In on Opioid Settlements Drugmakers Endo International and Allergan are in talks to avoid going to a landmark trial set to begin in October over the opioid crisis, according to people familiar with the matter....
09:24 2019-08-20

Counties hit hardest by the opioid crisis 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the average number of drug-related deaths per 100,000 residents in all U.S. counties.        ...
18:36 2019-08-02

Lori Loughlin faces 'substantially higher' prison sentence than Felicity Huffman if convicted U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said the Justice Department will see a "substantially higher" prison sentence for Lori Loughlin if she is convicted.        ...
23:00 2019-10-08

Jeffrey Epstein dead: AOC demands answers after convicted pedophile dies of apparent suicide Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is demanding answers after billionaire and accused pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in an apparent suicide. “We need answers. Lots of them,” she tweet...
22:48 2019-08-10

Convicted kidnapper of Jayme Closs, killer of her parents, moved to New Mexico prison: report Jake Patterson, the 22-year-old man who was sentenced to life in prison in May for killing a Wisconsin couple and holding their 13-year-old daughter captive for nearly three months, has been moved to ...
08:00 2019-07-25

Wrongly convicted Nevada woman Cathy Woods to receive $3M settlement after 33 years in prison A Nevada woman who spent more than three decades in prison for a homicide she didn't commit will receive $3 million as part of a settlement from a Nevada county, officials decided....
09:12 2019-08-30

Kansas federal judge rebuked for sexual harassment and illicit affair with convicted felon U.S. District Judge Carlos Murguia of the District of Kansas was sanctioned Monday with committing judicial misconduct.        ...
05:00 2019-10-02

Jason Chaffetz: Nadler 'running a clown show with buckets of chicken and convicted felons' House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler has been "running a clown show" in his proceedings surrounding the Russia investigation, according to Jason Chaffetz....
04:48 2019-06-08

Guilty verdict: Dallas ex-cop Amber Guyger, who mistakenly killed neighbor, convicted of murder Former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was found guilty in the murder trial of Botham Jean, her neighbor she thought was in her apartment        ...
18:12 2019-10-01

Man who feared his facial tattoos would affect chances for fair trial convicted of double murder BATON ROUGE, La. — A heavily-tattooed man who feared his facial art might affect his chances at a fair trial has been convicted of two slayings. News outlets report an East Baton Rouge Parish jury fou...
01:24 2019-08-11

Joshua Boadu murder: Family shares anguish after killers convicted following Bermondsey stabbing A devastated family has spoken of its "heartache and emotional anguish" after their son's two killers were today convicted of murder at the Old Bailey....
01:36 2019-09-24

Man convicted in road rage attack wore blackface, delivered racist defense in court Mark Char, an Oahu, Hawaii resident, was found guilty of 3 counts of attempted murder after he stabbed three individuals in a March road rage attack.        ...
03:12 2019-07-03

Iowa farmer convicted of murdering wife with corn rake after learning of secret affair An Iowa hog farmer has been found guilty of fatally stabbing his wife with a corn rake after prosecutors argued he was enraged over her secret affair....
19:36 2019-09-24

Ex-Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping homeless woman, 58; faces up to life in prison Former first-round NFL draft pick Kellen Winslow Jr. was convicted Monday of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year north of San Diego, in an attack that could send him to prison for the rest o...
13:24 2019-06-11

Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping 58-year-old homeless woman in San Diego County SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping 58-year-old homeless woman in San Diego County. The post Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping 58-year-old home...
04:12 2019-06-11

Convicted Florida child molester beaten by another inmate and drowned in jail toilet, reports say David Oseas Ramirez was serving a life sentence after being sentenced in 2013 for molesting an 11-year-old girl        ...
05:01 2019-08-02

Alabama bill would require chemical castration for parolees convicted of sex crimes involving children Alabama lawmakers passed a bill that would require convicted sex offenders to be chemically castrated before being released on parole.        ...
19:24 2019-06-05

Cadet Convicted of Raping Classmate Can Now Return to West Point Because of Fucked Appeals Ruling In 2017, West Point Cadet Jacob Whisenhunt was found guilty of raping his classmate while she was sleeping. But now, Whisenhunt’s free—and able to return to West Point–because three military male judg...
16:24 2019-06-08

Obesity-related pain contributes to opioid use (Reuters Health) - Long-term use of prescription opioids for chronic pain is more common among people who are overweight or obese, a new study finds....
01:00 2019-06-19

Second opioid distributor charged over U.S. overdose crisis An Ohio drug wholesale distributor and two former executives on Thursday were charged with profiting from the U.S. opioid epidemic by selling millions of pills despite signs the addictive drugs were b...
21:12 2019-07-18

Opioid epidemic 'making more organs available for transplant' The opioid epidemic has at least helped solve another medical crisis - the shortage of organs available for transplant, according to new research in the US....
17:12 2019-06-06

Opioid prescriptions for six surgeries down by half, study says More than half of the patients included in a study who had one of six surgeries took no opioids after the procedure, report researchers testing out a new technique to pull back on opioid prescriptions...
23:36 2019-05-31

Novel Plan Aims to Settle Opioid Suits Endo International, Johnson & Johnson and other drugmakers that face sprawling litigation over the opioid crisis are exploring an unusual way to settle the cases: by participating in Purdue Pharma’s b...
10:12 2019-10-01

Opioid crisis hits nonunion plants, too The states where opioid abuse is most rampant are home to numerous nonunion auto plants. A number of those workplaces have policies to help workers with addiction....
07:00 2019-07-08

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating pain and OxyContin was pushed as a non-addictive m...
16:48 2019-09-14

Opioid trial decision could shape other cases Oklahoma's court fight against Johnson & Johnson and it subsidiaries could be a road map for other states to follow in holding drugmakers responsible for the opioid crisis. (Aug. 27)   ...
03:36 2019-08-28

Companies ask judge in U.S. opioid trial to recuse himself Major drug wholesalers and retailers facing a massive lawsuit for allegedly fostering the nation's opioid crisis asked the judge hearing the case to recuse himself on Saturday....
02:36 2019-09-15

Australia faces its own opioid crisis after warnings ignored The opioid epidemic was once considered an American phenomenon, but Australia is facing an opioid crisis of its own as drug companies aggressively market the drugs abroad and warnings go unheeded...
09:36 2019-09-05

People who need opioid overdose antidote aren't getting it Nine million more prescriptions for the antidote to opioid overdose could have been prescribed last year if medical providers had followed federal guidelines....
22:24 2019-08-06

As opioid settlements grow, so do questions about the money OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma’s legal fight against the opioid industry has racked up settlements and judgments of nearly $1 billion. As the numbers keep rising, so do concerns over how that mon...
03:36 2019-08-28

A peek into opioid users' brains as they try to quit Government scientists are starting to peek into the brains of people caught in the nation's opioid epidemic, to see if medicines proven to treat addiction, like methadone, do more than ease the cravin...
18:00 2019-07-10

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating pain and OxyContin was pushed as a non-addictive m...
06:48 2019-09-14

Drug manufacturer to pay $225 million to end opioid investigations Drug manufacturer Insys Therapeutics Inc. has agreed to pay $225 million in order to end federal investigations into allegations that it used illegal marketing schemes to push a powerful opioid-based ...
06:36 2019-06-06

Purdue Pharma looking for 'resolution' to 2,000 opioid lawsuits In the wake of a landmark opioid ruling this week, the owners of Purdue Pharma are seriously considering a mega-settlement that would pay between $10 billion and $12 billion and bankrupt the company....
20:00 2019-08-28

Finally, More Criminal Charges for Opioid Executives A rare criminal charge has been brought against former executives at a company who helped pushed opioid pain medications across the U.S., helping to fuel the national opioid addiction crisis, accordin...
13:12 2019-07-19

Treating deadly opioid epidemic is a top concern for UAW In the summer's contract talks, the union is seeking an expansion of employer-funded, union-administered assistance programs aimed at preventing the use of prescription painkillers from turning into h...
04:24 2019-07-09

Landmark US opioid trial begins in Oklahoma Consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson has gone to trial in Oklahoma over its contribution to the state's opioid crisis. The case could set a precedent for thousands of other US lawsuits against dr...
03:12 2019-05-29

Reckitt in $1.4bn settlement over US opioid treatment probe Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser said it has agreed to pay up to $1.4bn to settle US investigations into the sale and marketing of an opioid addiction treatment by its former pharmaceuticals bus...
11:00 2019-07-11

U.S. judge says opioid litigation can proceed toward trial A U.S. judge on Tuesday rejected efforts by drugmakers, distributors and pharmacies to dismiss claims that they caused the nation's opioid crisis, clearing the way for a scheduled landmark trial even...
21:36 2019-09-03

Oklahoma Faces Off Against J & J in First Trial of an Opioid Maker With Purdue Pharma and Teva settling the case, the state sought to hold J & J responsible for the broader opioid crisis. The company argued that it operated responsibly and lawfully....
02:48 2019-05-29

UPDATE 3-U.S. judge will not disqualify himself from opioid litigation The U.S. judge overseeing nationwide opioid litigation on Thursday rejected a request by several big pharmacy chains and drug distributors to disqualify himself because he appeared to be biased agains...
19:00 2019-09-26

J&J vows to defend itself in talc, opioid lawsuits Johnson & Johnson vowed to defend itself against lawsuits alleging the company fueled the opioid crisis and that its namesake talc-based baby powder caused ovarian cancer and mesothelioma....
19:36 2019-07-16

Opioid treatment may reduce contact with law enforcement (Reuters Health) - Opioid users who get treatment for their drug dependency are less likely to have police encounters or to be charged with crimes, an Australian study suggests....
21:36 2019-07-12

Opioid Reckoning Hits Money Managers Exposure to drug companies with potential liabilities stemming from widespread opioid addiction is damaging investment returns at several money managers as pain from the national drug crisis spreads....
15:00 2019-09-13

U.S. judge refuses to disqualify himself from opioid litigation The U.S. judge overseeing nationwide opioid litigation on Thursday rejected a request by several big pharmacy chains and drug distributors to disqualify himself because he appeared to be biased agains...
07:12 2019-09-27

How a beloved HIV doctor became one of New York’s top opioid distributors For HIV-positive New Yorkers, Dr. Joseph Olivieri was a lifeline. “I stood 5-foot-11 and weighed 138 pounds when I started seeing Dr. Olivieri in 2007,” said one patient of the physician, who practice...
07:36 2019-08-11

Here’s why lawyers suing oil companies are following the opioid cases The cases are founded on the same legal theory — that the companies’ sale of allegedly harmful products is creating a crisis for which they are financially responsible....
23:12 2019-09-03

Former Texas high school football coach convicted for a second time in 1999 murder of pregnant wife A former Texas high school football coach, accused of killing his pregnant wife more than 20 years ago, was found guilty for a second time Tuesday, after his first conviction was overturned in 2016. ...
16:12 2019-08-07

SHOCKING VIDEO: Murder victim's sons jump handcuffed, convicted killer in courtroom brawl The sentencing hearing for a man convicted of killing an Ohio woman erupted in chaos Thursday when the victim's two sons attacked the handcuffed defendant inside the courtroom....
09:24 2019-07-13

San Francisco board rebrands 'convicted felon' as 'justice-involved person,' sanitizes other crime lingo Crime-ridden San Francisco has introduced new sanitized language for criminals, getting rid of words such as “offender” and “addict” while changing “convicted felon” to “justice-involved person.”...
15:36 2019-08-22

Amber Guyger trial moves to punishment phase after ex-cop convicted of murdering neighbor Botham Jean Amber Guyger, the white Dallas cop who shot black neighbor Botham Jean when she mistook his apartment for hers, was found guilty of murder on Tuesday....
01:36 2019-10-02

Florida ‘pill mills’ were ‘gas on the fire’ of opioid crisis FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Florida survives on tourism, but a decade ago thousands of visitors made frequent trips to the state not to visit its theme parks or beaches. Instead, they came for cheap and e...
18:12 2019-07-22

Kansas Inmate Will Be Allowed Opioid Addiction Drugs The A.C.L.U. had argued in a lawsuit that if a federal prison kept denying the medication to the inmate, he would “inevitably suffer and possibly die.”...
03:48 2019-09-12

Sales of opioid painkiller codeine have halved in Australia Sales of codeine have halved in Australia after an over-the-counter ban and fears that people would be driven to stronger prescriptions have not come true...
16:48 2019-05-21

Legal Cannabis May Not Lower Opioid Overdose Deaths After All A new study seems to deal a serious blow to one of the pro-cannabis movement’s talking points: the idea that the more medical cannabis is legalized, the fewer people will die from opioid overdoses. Th...
21:24 2019-06-11

Oklahoma judge to rule on Monday in opioid lawsuit against J&J An Oklahoma judge will rule on Monday on whether Johnson & Johnson should be held liable in a lawsuit by the state's attorney general who argues the drugmaker should be forced to pay $17 billion for f...
18:00 2019-08-21

Opioid crisis goes global as deaths surge in Australia The opioid epidemic was once considered an American phenomenon, but Australia is facing an opioid crisis of its own as drug companies aggressively market the drugs abroad and warnings are ignored...
21:24 2019-09-05

Purdue Pharma says settlement talks in opioid cases not over OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and lawyers representing local governments both said they're interested in continuing negotiations to settle lawsuits over the toll of the opioid crisis....
16:48 2019-09-09

Opioid manufacturer in kickback scheme files for bankruptcy Three open bottles of prescription medication. / Getty Images CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — An opioid manufacturing company whose founder was convicted of racketeering conspiracy for bribing doctors to presc...
21:48 2019-06-12

Insys to pay $225 million, plead guilty in US over opioid kickbacks Insys Therapeutics agreed to pay $225 million and an operating unit will plead guilty to fraud to settle probes into their payment of kickbacks to induce doctors to prescribe highly addictive opioids....
16:36 2019-06-06

Opioid Treatment Is Used Vastly More in States That Expanded Medicaid The states with the highest Medicaid prescribing rates for the anti-craving drug buprenorphine — Vermont, West Virginia, Kentucky, Montana and Ohio — all expanded the program....
22:36 2019-08-21

Federal government wants a cut of $270M Oklahoma got from opioid manufacturer Oklahoma received $270 million in its settlement with Purdue Pharma, the manufacturing giant behind dangerously addictive opioid OxyContin, but the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services want a po...
01:12 2019-06-29

Teva settles with Oklahoma for $85 million in opioid case NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — One of the drugmakers named in Oklahoma’s lawsuit over the opioid crisis has agreed to a settlement in which it will pay the state $85 million. Israeli-owned Teva Pharmaceut...
21:01 2019-05-26

Purdue Led Its Opioid Rivals in Pills More Prone to Abuse When taking into account the dosage strength of each pill, Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin represented a market-leading 27% of total oxycodone sold during a seven-year period reviewed by The Wall Street Jou...
03:24 2019-09-20

U.S. judge approves novel framework for opioid settlement talks A federal judge on Wednesday approved the substance of a proposal by lawyers representing cities and counties suing drug companies over the U.S. opioid epidemic that would bring every state and munici...
03:00 2019-09-12

Scientists peek into opioid users’ brains as they try to quit Government scientists are starting to peek into the brains of people caught in the nation’s opioid epidemic, to see if medicines proven to treat addiction, like methadone, do more than ease the cravin...
03:12 2019-07-10

Reckitt to pay $1.4 billion to end U.S. opioid addiction treatment probes Reckitt Benckiser has agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to resolve U.S. claims that its former pharmaceuticals business Indivior before it was spun out of the company carried out an illegal scheme to b...
23:36 2019-07-11

U.S. government gives states nearly $2 billion to combat opioid crisis The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said on Wednesday it will offer states more than $1.8 billion in new funding to fight the opioid epidemic....
19:48 2019-09-04

Insys files for bankruptcy after settling opioid case Drugmaker Insys Therapeutics filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, about a week after agreeing to pay $225 million to settle a US probe into bribes it paid to doctors for prescribing a...
16:48 2019-06-10

War on drugs win: Opioid and heroin abuse declined last year Heroin and prescription drug abuse declined last year, according to a new government report, a bright signal of hope in the battle against one of the most devastating and politically explosive problem...
21:12 2019-08-20

UPDATE 2-U.S. judge overseeing opioid litigation won't disqualify himself The U.S. judge overseeing nationwide litigation over the opioid epidemic on Thursday refused to disqualify himself, after major pharmacies and drug distributors said he was biased against them and pre...
17:00 2019-09-26

China restricts opioid in tighter painkiller controls China has imposed new restrictions on the opioid oxycodone, its drug regulator said, as the country tightens control of its painkillers industry in the battle against drug addiction....
18:24 2019-08-07

Proposed Opioid Deal With Purdue Draws Pushback A proposed deal for Purdue Pharma to resolve opioid lawsuits is facing pushback from some state attorneys general who say it doesn’t bring in enough cash to satisfy their demands....
11:12 2019-08-30

UPDATE 4-U.S. judge refuses to disqualify himself from opioid litigation The U.S. judge overseeing nationwide opioid litigation on Thursday rejected a request by several big pharmacy chains and drug distributors to disqualify himself because he appeared to be biased agains...
21:24 2019-09-26

Opioid epidemic affects combat veterans more than civilians Veterans returning from Afghan and Iraqi combat zones following the 9/11 terror attacks felt the brunt of the opioid epidemic as they acclimatized to civilian life, according to a new study from healt...
07:12 2019-09-27

Teens may struggle to get opioid overdose drug at U.S. pharmacies Despite state laws expanding access to the opioid-overdose antidote naloxone without a prescription, a new study suggests that many pharmacies don't stock the drug or dispense it to young people who n...
07:12 2019-09-27

DEA tracked every opioid pill sold in the US. The data is out—and it’s horrific Enlarge / Members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters hold signs while protesting during the McKesson Corp. annual meeting at the Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce in Irving, Texas, US,...
02:00 2019-07-18

Second opioid distributor charged over role in U.S. drug epidemic An Ohio drug wholesale distributor and two former executives were charged on Thursday with profiting from the U.S. opioid epidemic by selling millions of pills despite signs the addictive drugs were b...
23:12 2019-07-18

U.S. judge allows public nuisance claim in opioid trial The U.S. judge overseeing nationwide litigation concerning the opioid epidemic on Monday rejected Purdue Pharma LP's effort to dismiss claims that its activities caused a public nuisance....
23:12 2019-09-09

Does the drop in US drug deaths mean the opioid crisis is ending? Overdose deaths in the US have dropped for the first time in two decades, but many people are still dependent on painkillers and struggling to get them legally...
13:24 2019-07-19

U.S. doctors more likely to prescribe opioid painkillers after low-risk surgery U.S. doctors are more likely to prescribe opioids to patients than in other countries, as 75 percent of patients filled prescriptions for the drugs within the first seven days after four low-risk surg...
20:48 2019-09-04

Oklahoma at trial's end says opioid 'kingpin' J&J fueled epidemic Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday compared Johnson & Johnson to a drug cartel leader as they sought to hold the drugmaker responsible for fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic in the first trial...
19:12 2019-07-15

The Unseen Victims of the Opioid Crisis Are Starting to Rebel The push to end opioid abuse has ended up hurting the people who use the drugs legitimately. Now those chronic pain patients are starting a movement of their own....
00:00 2019-05-22

Reckitt to pay $1.4 billion to end opioid addiction treatment probes Reckitt Benckiser has agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to end U.S. federal investigations into the marketing of an opioid addiction treatment by its former business Indivior, lifting a cloud that has ...
14:48 2019-07-11

Insys to pay $225 million, plead guilty in U.S. over opioid kickbacks Insys Therapeutics Inc agreed to pay $225 million and an operating unit will plead guilty to fraud to settle probes into their payment of kickbacks to induce doctors to prescribe highly addictive opio...
01:00 2019-06-06

Ohio doctor charged in opioid overdose deaths A critical care doctor facing murder charges in the overdose deaths of 25 patients has pleaded not guilty. A lawyer for Dr. William Husel said he didn't intend to kill patients. (June 5)  &...
01:24 2019-06-06

U.S. Reaches $1.4 Billion Opioid-Drug Settlement With U.K.'s Reckitt U.K. consumer-goods company Reckitt Benckiser will pay up to $1.4 billion to settle U.S. investigations into whether its former pharmaceuticals unit organized a multibillion-dollar fraud to drive up s...
14:36 2019-07-11

UPDATE 2-Insys to pay $225 mln, plead guilty in U.S. over opioid kickbacks Insys Therapeutics Inc agreed to pay $225 million and an operating unit will plead guilty to fraud to settle probes into their payment of kickbacks to induce doctors to prescribe highly addictive opio...
02:24 2019-06-06

Reckitt Benckiser to pay $1.4bn fine over opioid treatment sales Nurofen maker reaches deal with US over alleged fraudulent marketing of SuboxoneReckitt Benckiser has agreed to pay a $1.4bn (£1.1bn) fine to settle a US investigation into sales of a treatment for ad...
11:12 2019-07-11