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Prosecutors seek life without parole or death penalty for teen accused in San Diego synagogue attack

John T. Earnest, the 19-year-old accused of carrying out the synagogue attack outside San Diego, was arraigned on murder charges on Tuesday.     ...

Prosecutors seek life without parole or death penalty for teen accused in San Diego synagogue attack

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Accused San Diego synagogue shooter appears in court, may face state and U.S. death penalty The 19-year-old man accused of killing one and wounding three in a hate-inspired attack on a synagogue outside San Diego appeared in federal court Tuesday.        ...
04:36, 05/15/2019

U.S. prosecutors weigh death penalty for accused Pittsburgh synagogue shooter The case of Robert Bowers, the man accused of massacring 11 people at Pittsburgh's Tree of Life synagogue last year was set to return to a federal courtroom on Thursday, as prosecutors weigh whether t...
01:36, 05/24/2019

Texas prosecutors to seek death penalty for MMA fighter Cedric Marks, accused of two murders Marks was indicted for the slayings of Jenna Scott, 28, and Michael Swearingin, 32, two friends who were killed on Jan. 3 in Killeen, Texas.       ...
14:12, 08/14/2019

Iranian prosecutors seek the death penalty for suspected US spies Iranian prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for several suspects arrested last year for spying for the United States in military and nuclear bodies, as tensions rise with Washington over Tehran’...
00:48, 07/03/2019

Texas prosecutors seek death penalty in pro MMA fighter's murder case Texas prosecutors plan to seek the death penalty for former mixed martial arts fighter Cedric “Spider-Man” Marks who is accused of murder in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in Oklahom...
21:24, 08/14/2019

Prosecutors will seek death penalty for El Paso shooting suspect Patrick Crusius Authorities will seek the death penalty for the El Paso mass murder and are treating the shooting -- which took the lives of 20 at a Texas Walmart while wounding 26 others -- as a “domestic terrorist ...
21:36, 08/04/2019

South Carolina dad guilty of killing 5 young children, prosecutors seek death penalty A South Carolina father accused of killing his five young children by exercising one to death and strangling the other four was found guilty and mentally viable on Tuesday, allowing prosecutors to see...
13:00, 06/05/2019

Prosecutors seek life sentence in Charlottesville car attack CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to give a life sentence to a man convicted of hate crimes for plowing his car into a crowd demonstrating against a white nationalist ...
09:12, 06/28/2019

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...
01:00, 06/07/2019

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 ...
02:36, 07/07/2019

Parents are stunned athlete son accused in synagogue attack The man accused of opening fire inside a Southern California synagogue was an accomplished student, athlete and musician whose embrace of white supremacy and anti-Semitism has dumbfounded his family a...
22:12, 04/30/2019

Prosecutors seek life term for ex-CIA man on spy conviction ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A former CIA officer could get up to life in prison when he’s sentenced on his conviction of spying for China. The sentencing for Kevin Mallory of Leesburg, Virginia, has ...
16:00, 05/17/2019

Police examine motive of man accused of deadly California synagogue attack Police were examining the motive on Monday of the man accused of a deadly shooting at a synagogue in Southern California, after determining the 19-year-old gunman acted alone....
14:24, 04/29/2019

Woman accused of killing pregnant teen, cutting baby from womb faked pregnancy: prosecutors Chicago prosecutors have revealed new details in the gruesome killing of a young pregnant woman and the theft of her baby from her womb, according to a report Saturday....
18:48, 05/18/2019

Father Of 8-Year-Old Raped In Kathua Asks For Death Penalty For Accused The father of an eight-year-old girl, who was raped and murdered in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district last year, moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday seeking enhancement of sentence....
21:24, 07/10/2019

Police won’t seek charges in teen’s suicide death, despite bullying claims Criminal charges will not be filed in connection to a Colorado teen whose mother said her son was bullied before taking his own life in February. A police spokeswoman in Greenwood Village told the Den...
03:24, 06/04/2019

Kansas abortion ruling prompts new attack on death penalty TOPEKA, Kan. — A recent Kansas Supreme Court ruling declaring that the state constitution protects access to abortion opened the door to a new legal attack on the death penalty. Attorneys for five of ...
03:48, 06/27/2019

Texas and Ohio shootings: Gunman's sister among nine dead in Dayton bar massacre as police seek death penalty for El Paso shooter The sister of a gunman who stormed an Ohio bar, killing nine people, is among the victims of the second mass shooting in the US in 24 hours, police have said....
22:24, 08/04/2019

International Court of Justice orders Pakistan to review death penalty for Indian accused of spying In a ruling delivered on Wednesday, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ordered Pakistan to review a death sentence handed down in the case of a former Indian Navy officer accused by Pakistan of ...
20:24, 07/17/2019

Illinois governor signs abortion protection bill pro-life groups call a 'death penalty' Democratic Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a bill into law Wednesday establishing a woman's "fundament right" to abortion, keeping a campaign promise to make the state the most progressive in the c...
23:12, 06/12/2019

Brooklyn man accused of deadly ax attack faces 25 to life A Brooklyn man accused of using an ax to seriously injure his girlfriend and kill her pregnant pal pleaded not guilty to murder, attempted murder, assault and weapons charges Friday. Ex-con Jerry Brow...
00:36, 05/18/2019

1 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at synagogue near San Diego A shooting at a synagogue outside San Diego sent multiple people to the hospital Saturday, killing one and wounding three.        ...
20:48, 04/28/2019

Teen girl who lost leg, 2 fingers to shark won’t let attack ruin her life A 17-year-old who lost her leg and two fingers to a shark in North Carolina says the attack isn’t going to keep her down. Paige Winter was swimming with her dad at Fort Macon State Park when she disap...
16:24, 06/15/2019

'She took the bullet for all of us': rabbi recounts San Diego synagogue shooting Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein says worshipper Lori Kaye died protecting him from a 19-year-old man who opened fire at the Chabad of Poway synagogue in San Diego. Goldstein lost one of his index fingers when...
19:12, 05/01/2019

San Diego synagogue shooting: What we know about suspect John Earnest A 19-year-old identified as John Earnest of San Diego, was detained and was being questioned by police and the FBI.        ...
20:48, 04/28/2019

Police believe San Diego synagogue shooting suspect acted alone Police investigating Saturday's fatal shooting rampage at a San Diego-area synagogue said on Sunday they believe the gunman acted alone and was not part of any organized group....
04:24, 04/29/2019

Synagogue shooting suspect believed to have acted alone, San Diego sheriff says A 19-year-old man accused of opening fire on Sabbath worshippers in a deadly shooting rampage at a Southern California synagogue is believed to have acted alone, without help from any organized group,...
04:24, 04/29/2019

One Dead in Synagogue Shooting Near San Diego; Officials Call It Hate Crime The authorities confirmed that one person was killed and three injured in the shooting, which happened at a synagogue in Poway, Calif., on the last day of Passover....
22:36, 04/28/2019

Shooting at San Diego Area Synagogue Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured [UPDATING] Update, Sunday, 1:19 p.m. ET: The harrowing stories of Saturday’s mass shooting at the Chabad of Poway by a white, neo-Nazi terrorist are now being told as the nation mourns yet another attack fueled ...
20:00, 04/28/2019

San Diego-area synagogue shooting leaves one worshipper dead, three wounded A gunman walked into a San Diego-area synagogue crowded with Sabbath worshippers on Saturday and opened fire with an assault-style rifle, killing one woman inside and wounding three others in a hate c...
18:12, 04/28/2019

San Diego synagogue shooting suspect said N.Z. shooter’s writing was ‘spot on’: docs The San Diego synagogue shooting suspect expressed regret in a text message that he missed seeing the livestream video of the New Zealand killings in March....
11:24, 08/01/2019

Rabbi who lost fingers in San Diego synagogue shooting says he ‘faced evil’ The rabbi whose fingers were blown off during a deadly attack on his California synagogue said he “faced evil” but resolved to keep moving to protect his congregation. “Just five day...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Synagogue shooting victim Lori Gilbert-Kaye laid to rest in San Diego Two days after a gunman opened fire at a San Diego-area synagogue, members of the Congregation Chabad laid Lori Gilbert-Kaye, the woman killed in the shooting, to rest on Monday....
02:36, 04/30/2019

When houses of worship become targets of hate: San Diego synagogue latest in a deadly trend The brazen assault at a San Diego synagogue is one of four prominent mass attacks during worship services in the last year.        ...
20:48, 04/28/2019

Funeral service for San Diego synagogue victim who shielded rabbi to be held Monday, and more updates Lori Gilbert-Kaye was killed Saturday at a shooting at Chabad of Poway near San Diego. A funeral will be held Monday. Here's what you need to know.        ...
15:24, 04/29/2019

Meet the Army veteran and off-duty Border Patrol agent who chased the San Diego synagogue shooter Jonathan Morales and Oscar Stewart aided in efforts to stop a suspected gunman who opened fire at Chabad of Poway near San Deigo on Saturday.        ...
19:36, 04/29/2019

‘He Went Seeking Life But Found Death.’ How a Guatemalan Teen Fleeing Climate Change Ended Up Dying in a U.S. Detention Center Tránsito Gutiérrez remembers her 16-year-old son telling her in April that there was no sign of rain. He had good reason to think so: the family, which lives in a small, remote subsisten...
18:36, 05/13/2019

Prosecutors: Synagogue attacker had 50 unfired bullets The man accused of opening fire inside a Southern California synagogue was an accomplished student, athlete and musician whose embrace of white supremacy and anti-Semitism has dumbfounded his family a...
23:24, 04/30/2019

Prosecutors say synagogue gunman boasted of hate for Jews A gunman who killed a woman and wounded three during services at a Southern California synagogue later told a 911 dispatcher he had done it because "the Jewish people are destroying the white race," p...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Chicago police seek suspect in arson attempt at synagogue CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police are stepping up patrols at synagogues as well as Jewish schools and businesses after an attempted arson at a synagogue and vandalism near others. Police say they’re...
16:12, 05/20/2019

'People running everywhere': 1 dead, 3 wounded in Passover shooting at synagogue near San Diego Among the injured: a rabbi addressing the congregation and a juvenile female, authorities said. An older woman died. A suspect was detained by police.        ...
20:48, 04/28/2019

Jayme Closs’s Kidnapper Gets Life in Prison Without Parole “I was smarter,” Jayme said in a statement at the sentencing hearing for Jake Patterson, who pleaded guilty to abducting her and killing her parents....
02:24, 05/25/2019

Life without parole for New Orleans rapper in double murder NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans rapper Widner ‘Flow’ Degruy has been sentenced to two life terms without parole for the 2015 Memorial Day slaying of two brothers. News outlets report the 27...
15:12, 05/15/2019

Tennessee Church Shooter Sentenced to Life Without Parole It took a Tennessee jury less than two hours of deliberation to sentence Emanuel Kidega Samson for his fatal role in a shooting at a Nashville church....
21:24, 05/29/2019

Condemned Georgia man asks parole board to spare his life Lawyers for a man who's scheduled to be executed this week for killing two women nearly 25 years ago are asking the Georgia parole board to spare his life....
21:48, 04/30/2019

| JUST IN: Trump govt to resume death penalty, sets dates for five death-row inmates US Attorney General Bill Barr has announced the federal government will resume implementing capital punishment after a 16 year hiatus and set execution dates for five convicted murderers....
17:24, 07/25/2019

| Trump govt to resume death penalty, sets dates for five death-row inmates US Attorney General Bill Barr has announced the federal government will resume implementing capital punishment after a 16 year hiatus and set execution dates for five convicted murderers....
16:12, 07/27/2019

Teen Identified As Suspect In US Synagogue Shooting A 19-year-old man with an assault rifle opened fire at the Chabad of Poway synagogue in Poway, California, Saturday morning, leaving one dead and three injured, according to authorities....
18:24, 04/28/2019

Tennessee church gunman Emanuel Samson sentenced to life without parole A man convicted in a 2017 Nashville church shooting that left one worshipper dead and seven others injured will spend the rest of his life in prison with no chance of parole, a jury ruled Tuesday....
02:24, 05/29/2019

Emanuel Samson sentenced to life without parole for 2017 Tennessee church shooting The Nashville jury, which already found Samson, 27, guilty of first-degree murder, decided on the sentence possible after less than two hours.        ...
01:48, 05/29/2019

California governor denies parole to Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, overruling parole board for third time SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California governor denies parole to Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, overruling parole board for third time....
01:36, 06/04/2019

Brazil prosecutors seek to bar Bolsonaro's son as envoy to U.S. Brazilian federal prosecutors filed a court injunction on Monday seeking to bar the appointment of right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro's son Eduardo as ambassador to the United States due to his lack ...
08:24, 08/13/2019

Prosecutors can’t seek execution in case against immigrant _____ PHOENIX (AP) — Prosecutors can no longer seek the death penalty against a Mexican immigrant charged with murder in the 2015 shooting death of a convenience store clerk in a Phoenix suburb becaus...
21:24, 07/06/2019

Ferrari set to drop protest, seek review of Canada penalty Ferrari will not formally appeal the penalty that cost Sebastian Vettel victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, sources said on Thursday, but could still seek a review of the decision by presenting fresh ...
16:00, 06/13/2019

Gunman told 911 ‘I just shot up a synagogue’ after attack SAN DIEGO (AP) — Prosecutors say a gunman who killed a woman and wounded three at a Southern California synagogue called 911 as he sped away in his car and said “I just shot up a synagogue”...
09:36, 05/10/2019

Synagogue got money to boost security just before attack A gunman fired his semi-automatic rifle at Jewish worshippers after walking through a Southern California synagogue's front entrance — a spot that religious leaders determined last year needed improve...
05:00, 05/03/2019

Accused California synagogue gunman pleads not guilty to hate crimes A California nursing student charged with last month's deadly shooting spree in a San Diego-area synagogue and arson at a nearby mosque pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to more than 100 counts of federal...
07:12, 05/15/2019

Accused California synagogue shooter charged with federal hate crimes A California nursing student accused of a deadly shooting spree in a San Diego-area synagogue and arson at a nearby mosque was charged on Thursday with 109 counts of federal hate crimes and civil righ...
03:12, 05/10/2019

Accused synagogue killer John Earnest hit with 109 hate crime charges Accused San Diego synagogue-shooter John Earnest on Thursday was slapped with 109 hate crime charges and civil rights violations — paving the way for him to face the death penalty. The new charg...
23:36, 05/09/2019

Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutor Diego Costa has been accused of income tax fraud worth just over 1 million euros (£885,755) for money made from image rights, prosecutors in Madrid said on Tuesday....
16:48, 06/04/2019

Worshippers recall fatal attack on California synagogue The rabbi who led a service on the last day of Passover suffered a gunshot wound to his hands and two others endured shrapnel wounds as political, civic and religious leaders across the country strugg...
22:48, 04/28/2019

| Worshipper saved grandson in California synagogue attack When gunfire erupted inside a Southern California synagogue during a service on the last day of Passover, Shimon Abitbul said he placed his 2-year-old grandson on the floor and then waited for a break...
19:12, 04/29/2019

Packed synagogue honors woman killed in attack A packed congregation is remembering the woman who was shot to death in a Southern California synagogue this past weekend.        ...
10:24, 04/30/2019

Sex, drugs and soccer: The life and times of Diego Maradona An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
13:36, 06/12/2019

U.S. prosecutors seek to disqualify Huawei defense lawyer: filing U.S. prosecutors on Thursday filed a motion to disqualify the lead defense lawyer for Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from the case against the Chinese company for alleged bank fraud and sanctions violatio...
22:48, 05/02/2019

Accused California synagogue gunman faces murder, arson charges in court A 19-year-old man accused of killing one worshipper and wounding three others in a shooting spree in a California synagogue appeared in court on Tuesday to face murder and attempted-murder charges in ...
23:24, 04/30/2019

Accused California gunman pleads not guilty in synagogue murder, mosque arson A 19-year-old man accused of killing one worshipper and wounding three others in a shooting spree in a California synagogue pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to murder and attempted-murder charges in an a...
01:48, 05/01/2019

Accused California synagogue shooter due in court to face hate crime charges A 19-year-old man accused of murdering one woman and wounding three other people at a California synagogue was due in a San Diego court on Tuesday to face hate crime charges....
17:12, 04/30/2019

Suspected neo-Nazi busted for plotting attack on Vegas gay bar, synagogue A suspected neo-Nazi was busted by the feds for gathering bomb-making materials and plotting to attack a synagogue and gay bar in Las Vegas, authorities said Friday. Conor Climo, 23, of Las Vegas, had...
05:12, 08/10/2019

| Suspect in synagogue attack stuns family with radical turn The lone suspect in a fatal attack on a Southern California synagogue was a star scholar, athlete and musician who recently embraced white supremacy and anti-Semitism....
09:24, 05/01/2019

California synagogue honors woman slain in gunman’s attack POWAY, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California synagogue where a gunman killed a woman and wounded three other people has dedicated a new Torah scroll — the holiest object in Judaism — to the slain woman....
08:24, 05/23/2019

First swastikas, then synagogue attack: U.S. no safe haven for Israeli family For one family caught up in the California synagogue shooting, a move from Israel to the United States in search of a safer life has been a journey "from fire to fire"....
18:12, 04/28/2019

Leaders struggle to make sense of fatal attack on synagogue The rabbi who led a service on the last day of Passover suffered a gunshot wound to his hands and two others endured shrapnel wounds as political, civic and religious leaders across the country strugg...
18:12, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. prosecutors seek to disqualify Huawei defense lawyer -filing U.S. prosecutors on Thursday filed a motion to disqualify the lead defense lawyer for Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from the case accusing the Chinese company of bank fraud and sanctions violations, acco...
01:48, 05/03/2019

U.S. prosecutors seek to disqualify Huawei defense lawyer - court filing U.S. prosecutors on Thursday filed a motion to disqualify a lead lawyer for Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from the case against the Chinese company for alleged bank fraud and sanctions violations, accord...
22:12, 05/02/2019

Prosecutors seek sale of two New York condos linked to Malaysian fugitive U.S. prosecutors are seeking to sell two luxury condominiums in New York City linked to fugitive financier Low Taek Jho, court documents showed, the latest effort to recover money allegedly stolen fro...
08:00, 05/30/2019

Russian prosecutors seek to take baby away from parents who attended opposition rally Moscow prosecutor's office is seeking to strip a couple of their parental rights for bringing a baby to an opposition rally in July, it said in a statement Tuesday....
18:24, 08/06/2019

French prosecutors seek suspended prison sentence for Saudi princess French prosecutors said on Tuesday they were pushing for a six-month suspended prison sentence for the king of Saudi Arabia's daughter, as she went on trial in absentia in a case involving the beating...
00:36, 07/10/2019

Senior UN official strongly condemns Southern California synagogue attack The top official for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) has strongly condemned the attack Saturday on a synagogue in Southern California, denouncing the deadly incident as a hate cri...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Synagogue attack puts social media on front lines of war against extremism In the hours before a gunman opened fire on worshipers at a Southern California synagogue, killing one and wounding three, an anti-Semitic manifesto was uploaded to an online message board....
12:24, 05/02/2019

Prosecutors seek to question Emmy Tayler, second British woman with ties to Epstein Prosecutors in the US are seeking to interview a second British woman with links to Jeffrey Epstein, according to a new report. Epstein’s accusers told investigators that Emmy Tayler was part of...
17:36, 08/16/2019

Prosecutors seek Air France trial over fatal 2009 Rio-to-Paris crash: source French prosecutors want Air France to face trial over a fatal crash in 2009 involving flight AF447 between Rio de Janeiro and Paris which killed all 228 people on board, a judicial source said on Wedn...
13:24, 07/17/2019

U.S. prosecutors call Epstein a flight risk as his lawyers seek bail on sex charges A U.S. prosecutor on Monday said Jeffrey Epstein, the American financier charged with sex trafficking underage girls, posed an "extraordinary risk of flight" and danger to the community and must remai...
19:12, 07/15/2019

Swedish prosecutors to seek the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Assange after he has served his prison term in UK STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish prosecutors to seek the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Assange after he has served his prison term in UK....
13:48, 05/13/2019

New York man accused of running sex cult was 'predator': prosecutors Former self-help guru Keith Raniere was a "predator" who preyed on young women, including a 15-year-old girl, and turned them into sex slaves as part of a cultlike organization, a federal prosecutor t...
19:24, 05/07/2019

Prosecutors: Suspects distracted pregnant teen with a photo album before killing her A Chicago woman lured a pregnant 19-year-old mother into her home and distracted her with a photo album before strangling her and cutting out her unborn baby, court documents show....
21:24, 05/18/2019

Arizona to consider reviving the death penalty Joseph Wood was the last person executed in Arizona. It was July 23, 2014, and it took the state nearly two hours to put him to death. Dale Baich was one of Wood’s attorneys. He witnessed the ex...
13:00, 08/03/2019

Why is Sri Lanka reinstating death penalty? Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena recently announced the reinstatement of capital punishment amid severe criticism from the international community. DW analyzes the reasons behind his controve...
16:48, 07/04/2019

Cops seek third person of interest in Brooklyn teen’s fatal stabbing Police on Wednesday released photographs of a third person wanted for questioning in the fatal daylight stabbing of a 17-year-old in Brooklyn. Photos depict the person near the site of the Midwood sla...
12:36, 05/02/2019

R. Kelly in court as prosecutors turn over video of alleged sexual encounter with teen R. Kelly and his lawyers were back in court in Chicago on Wednesday on the 18 felony sexual-assault charges pending against him.        ...
17:24, 06/26/2019

Kevin Spacey: prosecutors drop case accusing actor of groping teen The actor was accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old man at a Massachusetts resort island bar in 2016Prosecutors have dropped a case accusing Kevin Spacey of groping an 18-year-old man at Massa...
00:00, 07/18/2019

Police Seek Armed Alabama Man Accused Of Shooting Officers AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama are searching for a man they say shot and wounded three Auburn police officers. Local and state law enforcement are searching for 29-year-old Grady Wayne Wil...
16:12, 05/20/2019

Brunei says it won't enforce gay death penalty after backlash Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah on Sunday extended a moratorium on the death penalty to incoming legislation prohibiting gay sex, seeking to temper a global backlash led by celebrities such as George...
17:24, 05/05/2019

Brunei says it will not enforce gay sex death penalty after backlash Sultan extends moratorium to death by stoning law in rare response to global criticismBrunei’s Sultan, Hassanal Bolkiah, has extended a moratorium on the death penalty to incoming legislation on punis...
03:12, 05/06/2019

Prosecutor writes book on death penalty TUCSON – Since 1910, more than 100 inmates have been put to death in Arizona, including a woman. The death penalty is controversial but, here in Arizona, it’s the law. November 2000, Ron Geuder ...
07:12, 06/26/2019

| WATCH: Brunei says it won't enforce gay death penalty Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah extends a moratorium on the death penalty to incoming legislation prohibiting gay sex, seeking to temper a global backlash led by celebrities such as George Clooney an...
14:24, 05/06/2019

Prosecutors say accused Capital One hacker had stolen data from 30 other companies in her bedroom Thompson is likely to face new charges related to the additional alleged data thefts, prosecutors said in the motion filed in federal court in Washington state....
03:48, 08/16/2019

Dominican prosecutors identify man accused of paying for attempted hit on David Ortiz Police are searching for the man accused of paying for the attempted hit on former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, identified as Alberto Miguel Rodriguez Mota....
09:00, 06/18/2019

Real Madrid 3 Atletico 7: Diego Costa hits four and is sent off as Diego Simeone's side demolish Los Blancos in New Jersey Diego Costa hit four goals as Atletico Madrid thrashed city rivals Real Madrid 7-3 in a one-sided match in the International Champions Cup in New Jersey on Friday night....
05:24, 07/27/2019

Prosecutors want El Chapo to rot in prison for life — plus 30 years Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman should be sentenced to life behind bars — plus 30 years, according to prosecutors. Guzman, 62, already faces a mandatory minimum of life b...
04:48, 07/11/2019

Brunei will not enforce death penalty for gay sex after global backlash The small Southeast Asian country sparked an outcry when it rolled out its interpretation of Islamic laws, or sharia, on April 3, punishing sodomy, adultery and rape with death, including by stoning....
19:36, 05/05/2019

U.S. move to resume death penalty bucks trend: U.N. The United Nations human rights office said on Tuesday the Trump administration's decision to reinstate the death penalty at the federal level goes against the domestic and international trend to abol...
17:24, 07/30/2019

New Hampshire becomes 21st U.S. state to repeal death penalty New Hampshire became the 21st U.S. state to abolish the death penalty on Thursday after the state's Senate voted 16-8 to override the Republican governor's veto of a bill passed by the Democratic-cont...
19:48, 05/30/2019

Children killed by dad remembered in his death penalty trial COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Prosecutors are calling the teachers who taught some of the children who were killed by their father in their South Carolina home five years ago. Prosecutors are trying to show h...
18:12, 06/07/2019

Brunei backs down on gay sex death penalty after international backlash Brunei will not impose the death penalty on those convicted of having gay sex, in an apparent bid to temper international condemnation following its roll out of strict new Islamic laws last month....
07:36, 05/06/2019

Death penalty possible in Myanmar cannabis farm case A court in Myanmar has formally charged an American man and two local co-workers with violating drug laws concerning marijuana, with potential penalties ranging from five years' imprisonment to death....
17:36, 05/21/2019

Death penalty trial set to start for dad in deaths of 5 kids LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — A jury has been selected and opening statement should begin soon in the death penalty trial of a South Carolina father charged with killing his five children. The 12-member jury...
17:00, 05/14/2019

US brings back death penalty for federal inmates The US government will execute its first federal inmate in nearly two decades before the end of the year. Attorney General William Barr said the decision was meant to uphold "the rule of law."...
23:48, 07/25/2019

Brunei suspends death penalty for homosexuality after backlash The sultan of Brunei said the country won't enforce new laws that include stoning to death for adultery and gay sex. The announcement comes after a global backlash to the laws, including calls for a b...
02:00, 05/06/2019

Brunei says it 'will not enforce gay death penalty after global backlash' AP Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah is backing off of punishing gay sex with execution after facing global backlash. The small Southeast Asian country sparked an outcry when it rolled out its interpr...
05:24, 05/06/2019

Massachusetts bill would impose death penalty for cop killers Massachusetts lawmakers recently filed a bill to have the option of sentencing adults who kill police officers to death after a rash of cop slayings in the state....
00:36, 05/19/2019

Iran Says It Arrested 17 U.S. Spies; Some Face Death Penalty Iran said it has arrested 17 Iranian citizens on charges of spying for the U.S., a claim that President Trump dismissed as “totally false,” amid fears that growing tensions between Iran and Western co...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Sri Lanka death penalty reinstatement 'extremely disturbing' Sri Lanka has ended a moratorium on the death penalty and hired two hangmen to execute four persons convicted of drug offenses. In an interview with DW, HRW's Meenakshi Ganguly says the government's m...
15:24, 07/01/2019

Sri Lanka appoints executioners for return of death penalty Four convicts to be put to death after president announced end to 42-year-old moratoriumSri Lanka has hired two executioners as it prepares to put four prisoners convicted of drug offences to death in...
01:00, 06/29/2019

Trump returns to the death penalty as Democrats turn against it The administration's move to start executing prisoners on federal death row after a 16-year hiatus reverses a trend away from capital punishment in the US and tees up yet another divide between Presid...
18:36, 07/28/2019

Governor vetoes death penalty abolishment; override likely CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu has vetoed a bill to repeal the death penalty, but the measure is expected to prevail in the Legislature, which passed it with veto-proof majoritie...
17:00, 05/03/2019

Sri Lanka reinstates death penalty for drug crimes COLOMBO — Sri Lanka’s president on Wednesday signed death sentences for four people convicted of drug-related offenses in a decision analysts said is aimed at boosting his chances of re-election later...
20:48, 06/26/2019

Death penalty trial set for dad charged with killing 5 kids A father who police said killed his five young children in their South Carolina home and then drove their bodies around for more than a week is about to stand trial for his life....
09:48, 04/29/2019

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....
23:24, 06/07/2019

Dr. Arthur Zitrin, Bioethicist and Death Penalty Foe, Dies at 101 An authority on bioethics at New York University for decades, Dr. Zitrin sought to discipline physicians who assisted in executions by lethal injection....
22:36, 05/12/2019

Suspected El Paso gunman to face death penalty The shooting that killed 20 people at a crowded El Paso shopping area will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, and could carry the death penalty.        ...
06:24, 08/06/2019

US Resumes Use Of Death Penalty After Two Decades, Schedules 5 Executions The US Justice Department on Thursday reinstated a two-decades long dormant policy allowing the federal government's use of capital punishment and immediately scheduled the executions for five death.....
19:24, 07/25/2019

Egypt upholds death penalty for 13 on terror charges CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s highest appeals court has upheld death sentences for 13 people convicted of terror charges over attacks in the capital in which explosive devices killed at least two police ...
15:24, 05/07/2019

California man accused of hate crimes sent letters threatening to shoot minorities, prosecutors say California prosecutors have filed 10 felony charges against a 62-year-old man Tuesday after he allegedly mailed greeting cards—threatening to shoot minority homeowners and property managers, who moved...
21:12, 07/18/2019

Canadian prosecutors drop politically sensitive case against admiral accused of leak Canadian prosecutors on Wednesday dropped charges against a navy admiral accused of leaking confidential information, ending a politically sensitive case that had become a headache for Prime Minister ...
22:12, 05/08/2019

Fake Christchurch attack victims seek NZ$17k in support New Zealand police have raised concerns over people faking their presence at two deadly mosque shootings in March. More than NZ$7 million has been paid out to survivors by local victims' funds so far....
22:24, 06/28/2019

Federal prosecutors ask for life in prison plus 30 years for 'El Chapo' Captured Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman should spend the rest of his life in prison plus another 30 years, federal prosecutors wrote in court documents filed Wednesday....
07:00, 07/11/2019

Brunei death penalty moratorium applied to new Shariah laws KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Brunei’s sultan says a moratorium on capital punishment is in effect for new Shariah criminal laws including stoning people for gay sex and adultery that sparked an...
04:36, 05/06/2019

American cannabis farmer could face death penalty in Myanmar A court in Myanmar has formally charged American man, John Frederic Todoroki, and two local co-workers with violating drug laws concerning marijuana -- with potential penalties ranging from five years...
02:12, 05/22/2019

Kentucky prosecutor drops death penalty, saying witness lied ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A death penalty case has unraveled in Kentucky, where a prosecutor said he can’t go forward because a key witness can’t be truthful at trial. Hardin County prosec...
18:24, 06/20/2019

US justice department resumes use of death penalty and schedules five executions William Barr announces he has reinstated a policy dormant for 16 years, following authorization from Congress and signing by TrumpThe US government is set to carry out the death penalty for the first ...
06:24, 07/26/2019

A U.S. Citizen Detained in Vietnam Could Face the Death Penalty for Subversion A U.S. citizen, detained in Vietnam on charges of “attempting to overthrow the state,” is expected to face trial at the end of this month and could be sentenced to death if found guilty, A...
11:00, 06/11/2019

After Backlash, Sultan Of Brunei Rolls Back Death Penalty For Gay Sex Brunei's sultan has announced death by stoning for gay sex and adultery will not be enforced after a global backlash, but critics today called for harsh sharia laws to be abandoned entirely. ......
09:24, 05/06/2019

Trump administration reinstates death penalty for federal crimes The Trump administration has reinstated the US government's power to order the death penalty for federal crimes - and has started by immediately scheduling five executions....
18:48, 07/25/2019

Shamima Begum would face death penalty in Bangladesh, says minister Family lawyer says chances of Begum being sent to country are ‘vanishingly remote’Shamima Begum could face the death penalty for involvement in terrorism if she goes to Bangladesh, the country’s forei...
15:48, 05/04/2019

| WATCH | Trump calls for death penalty for hate crimes US President Donald Trump is asking the Justice Department to propose legislation so that those who commit hate crimes and mass murders face the death penalty....
08:48, 08/06/2019

Sri Lanka president signs death penalty for four drugs convicts Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena said on Wednesday the government would press ahead with a controversial plan to reinsate the death penalty for drug-related offences....
09:24, 06/26/2019

New Hampshire House overrides veto of death penalty repeal CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire House has taken a big step toward eliminating the state’s death penalty in a vote to override the governor’s veto. The chamber on Thursday overrode G...
18:48, 05/23/2019

Morocco seeks death penalty for jihadists who murdered backpackers Moroccan prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for three suspected ISIS jihadists who admitted to butchering two female Scandinavian backpackers after they refused to join the extremist group, acc...
21:24, 06/28/2019

Justice Department resumes use of death penalty, schedules five executions The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday reinstated a two-decades long dormant policy allowing the federal government's use of capital punishment and immediately scheduled the executions for five death...
18:24, 07/25/2019

9/11 Mastermind Offers Help To Victims' Families If Death Penalty Dropped The accused mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks has indicated a willingness to be deposed by victims who are suing Saudi Arabia for damages, if the United States decides not to seek the death......
03:48, 07/30/2019

Death penalty tensions flare again on divided U.S. Supreme Court The U.S. Supreme Court's internal divisions over the death penalty were on full display again on Monday in fresh wrangling over how the justices handled recent attempts by two convicted murderers in A...
22:24, 05/13/2019

Philippines: mid-terms clear way for Duterte to reinstate death penalty Allies of strongman president score victories in elections, leaving the Senate at his mercyRodrigo Duterte has won a sweeping victory in mid-term elections in the Philippines, further consolidating hi...
19:24, 05/22/2019

U.S. Justice Department resumes use of death penalty, schedules five executions The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday reinstated a two-decades-long dormant policy allowing the federal government's use of capital punishment and immediately scheduled the executions for five death...
00:00, 07/26/2019

George Clooney vows to keep up pressure on Brunei over gay-sex death penalty Actor calls for sustained commercial boycott after Brunei puts moratorium on death penalty for gay sexGeorge Clooney has promised to keep up pressure on Brunei after the oil-rich country’s sultan, Has...
13:00, 05/07/2019

Morocco: Death penalty sought over Nordic hikers’ killings SALE, Morocco (AP) — A Moroccan prosecutor is seeking death sentences for three men accused of killing two European women hikers in what authorities describe as a terrorist attack in the scenic Atlas ...
23:36, 06/27/2019

Man pleads guilty for killing NPD officer to avoid death penalty NOGALES, Ariz. – A man accused of shooting and killing a Nogales police officer back in 2018 pleaded guilty in connection to the case. Back on April 27, 2018, officer Jesus Cordova was killed in...
04:48, 08/08/2019

South Carolina father who killed his five children gets the death penalty Timothy Jones Jr., convicted of killing his five children, ages 1 to 8, reportedly showed no emotion as the verdict was handed out.        ...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Report: Iran gives death penalty for American woman's murder Iran's state-owned newspaper says the country's Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for an Iranian man accused of murdering an American woman during a robbery....
10:48, 05/18/2019

Iranian man given death penalty for 2012 murder of American woman TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s state-owned newspaper says the country’s Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for an Iranian man accused of murdering an American woman during a robbery. The Saturday repo...
09:12, 05/18/2019

In Rajya Sabha, Most States Support Retaining Death Penalty Ninety per cent of the states have supported retaining death penalty in the country, the government told the Rajya Sabha on Friday where a private member's bill seeking abolition of capital punishment...
01:24, 07/27/2019

Dad wants mercy in murder of 5 kids; prosecutor calls for death penalty COLUMBIA, S.C. – If jurors have any doubts whether a South Carolina father who murdered his five children deserves the death penalty, all they need to do is consider the five garbage bags where he dum...
21:36, 06/13/2019

Report: Iran gives death penalty for American woman’s murder TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state-owned newspaper says the country’s Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for an Iranian man accused of murdering an American woman during a robbery. ...
08:24, 05/18/2019

Prosecutor avoided death penalty so victim’s widower could see justice A prosecutor in Louisiana chose not to pursue the death penalty against three murder suspects — so the elderly victim’s widower wouldn’t have to wait out a lengthy trial to see justice done, a n...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Ayanna Pressley To Introduce Bill That Will End The Federal Death Penalty Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) is set to introduce a bill that will end the federal death penalty on the same day that Attorney General William Barr announced that the Justice Department will schedule at...
06:48, 07/26/2019

Hacker Accused of Capital One Breach Threatened to 'Shoot Up' Social Media Company, Prosecutors Say The individual suspected of being behind the massive Capital One data breach that compromised the data of an estimated 106,000 million people has been accused in a court filing of threatening to “shoo...
05:00, 08/02/2019

Spain: prosecutors claim attack not rape as victim ‘did not fight back’ Six men accused of sexual abuse of 14-year-old girl in abandoned factory in ManresaProsecutors in the trial of six young men accused over an attack on a 14-year-old girl in the Spanish town of Manresa...
00:36, 07/04/2019

Prosecutors claim Cardi B plotted attack on strip club rivals Cardi B commissioned an assault against a woman she thought was sleeping with her husband, Offset, planning the wild 2018 Queens strip club brawl on social media and discussing paying two people for t...
14:48, 06/26/2019

Drug Lord El Chapo Should Get Life In Prison, Plus 30 Years: Prosecutors US prosecutors said they want the Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to spend the rest of his life - plus 30 years - in prison, after he hears from a victim who survived one of his murder......
03:48, 07/12/2019

El Chapo is lying about prison life to plot an escape: prosecutors Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is only whining about his lack of earplugs and outdoor activity as an elaborate ruse to escape prison ahead of sentencing, according to a new court filing. Guzman...
21:12, 05/24/2019

Thomas Gilbert Jr. wanted life handed to him ‘on a platter’: prosecutors A Manhattan man who shot and killed his father after the millionaire hedge-funder cut his allowance, lived the good life — and didn’t want to have to work for it, prosecutors said Wednesda...
02:24, 06/27/2019

New Jersey mother, 25, is charged in hot-car death of 21-month-old: prosecutors A 25-year-old New Jersey mother has been charged in the death of her 21-month-old toddler; authorities say, alleging that the child was left in a hot car for more than two hours....
02:24, 06/19/2019

California Has a Moratorium on Executions. Prosecutors Want New Death Sentences Anyway. The fight over the death penalty in California underscores the divide in the state between conservative prosecutors and liberal reformers like the governor....
14:12, 05/09/2019

The Latest: Prosecutors detail Chinese scholar’s death CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the federal death-penalty trial of a former University of Illinois graduate student charged with kidnapping and killing a visiting Chinese scholar(all times local): 11:07 ...
18:12, 06/12/2019

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...
13:00, 07/05/2019

Centre Toughens Child Abuse Law. Death Penalty For Sex Assault On Minors The Union Cabinet Wednesday approved amendments in the POCSO Act, which deals with crime against children, and included death penalty for sexual assault on minors, officials said....
18:24, 07/10/2019

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Responds to Federal Reinstatement of the Death Penalty with Legislation of Her Own On the same day that Attorney General William Barr announced his nefarious plan to reinstate capital punishment, serial superheroine Rep. Ayanna Pressley declared her own opposition to it....
01:24, 07/27/2019

New Hampshire lawmakers repeal death penalty with override of governor’s veto New Hampshire became the 21st state to abolish the death penalty Thursday after the state Senate voted to override Republican Gov. Chris Sununu's veto of legislation to repeal capital punishment....
02:00, 05/31/2019

Lok Sabha Takes Up Bill Providing Death Penalty For Child Sex Abuse A bill seeking to provide death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on children and greater punishments for other crimes against minors was taken up for consideration and passage in the Lok Sabha on...
17:00, 08/01/2019

Openly gay reporter presses Iran's top diplomat on death penalty for homosexuals "Why are homosexuals executed in Iran because of their sexual orientation?" asked Paul Ronzheimer, the Berlin-based chief correspondent for the tabloid Bild....
01:00, 06/13/2019

New Hampshire abolishes death penalty after state senate overrides governor Vote came a week after the 400-member house voted to override the governor’s veto of a bill to repeal capital punishmentNew Hampshire, which hasn’t executed anyone in 80 years and has only one inmate ...
23:48, 05/30/2019

At least 20 dead. Suspected gunman could face death penalty. What we know about the El Paso shooting At least 20 people were killed after a suspected gunman went on a rampage Saturday at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Here's what we know so far.        ...
16:24, 08/05/2019

California judges overturn death penalty for avowed white supremacist The California Supreme Court on Thursday overturned the death penalty conviction of an avowed white supremacist, saying the prosecutor cited inflammatory evidence to sway the jury, such as the defenda...
12:00, 07/26/2019

U.S. federal death penalty protocol faces fresh legal scrutiny Plans by President Donald Trump's administration to resume executions of inmates sentenced to death for federal crimes is set to face a stiff court challenge, but a judge's decision on the legality of...
23:48, 07/31/2019

"Cold, Calculated": US Seeks Death Penalty For Chinese Student's Murder U.S. prosecutors argued on Monday that an Illinois man who raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago should be executed, and called on her heartbroken fiance and friends to tell the....
10:00, 07/09/2019

U.S. seeks death penalty for 'calculated' murder of grad student from China U.S. prosecutors argued on Monday that an Illinois man who raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago should be executed, and called on her heartbroken fiance and friends to tell the ...
01:12, 07/09/2019

Moroccan court orders death penalty for jihadists who beheaded tourists Three Isis supporters who killed two Scandinavian women given death sentence Three men have been sentenced to death in Morocco for the Isis-inspired murder of two Scandinavian hikers in the Atlas moun...
05:00, 07/19/2019

New Hampshire Repeals Death Penalty After State Senate Overrides Veto (CONCORD, N.H.) — New Hampshire is the latest state to repeal its death penalty, as the state Senate had enough votes to override Gov. Chris Sununu’s veto. The repeal takes effect immediat...
22:36, 05/30/2019

As Alabama aims to execute second man in 2 weeks, New Hampshire repeals the death penalty Nearly two months after his first execution attempt was called off at the last minute, Christopher Lee Price is scheduled to die on Thursday.        ...
20:00, 05/30/2019

Here’s Why Death Penalty Opponents Say Resuming Federal Executions Is the Wrong Move The Justice Department on Thursday said it would go back to executing federal death-row inmates for the first time in nearly two decades—a move capital punishment opponents quickly denounced as ...
02:48, 07/26/2019

France opposes Iraq's death penalty against French Isis trio Men captured in Syria by US-backed force fighting jihadists have 30 days to lodge appealFrance has confirmed it would take “the necessary steps” to try to prevent Iraq carrying out the death penalty a...
12:00, 05/27/2019

| US shooting | Death penalty: WATCH the top world news videos for today Suspect in deadly Los Angeles shooting in custody | DOJ resumes death penalty, schedules five executions; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
07:12, 07/26/2019

Rebel Lawmakers Claim "Threat" To Life, Seek Protection The rebel Karnataka MLAs who are camping in Mumbai since Saturday have approached the Mumbai Police, Seeking protection from their Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and senior Congress leader and minister...
04:24, 07/10/2019

Man accused of sex with teen on plane sentenced to 7 years A New Jersey man accused of engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl on his private airplane after he set it on autopilot has been sentenced to seven years in prison....
02:24, 06/19/2019

California sheriff’s deputy accused of having sex with teen boy A California woman who works as a sheriff’s deputy was arrested this week for allegedly having sex with with a 16-year-old boy, authorities said. Shauna Bishop, 44, turned herself in to police i...
05:00, 06/15/2019

Prosecutors indict DNA profile of woman in infant’s 2016 death The DNA profile of an unknown woman has been indicted in the death of an infant found inside a backpack in Illinois three years ago, prosecutors said. A grand jury on Thursday indicted the unknown fem...
21:36, 08/06/2019

Manhunt over: Escaped Tennessee inmate Curtis Ray Watson captured, death penalty possible Curtis Ray Watson, 44, was charged with the murder of a correctional administrator after he escaped in the midst of a 15-year kidnapping sentence.        ...
01:37, 08/13/2019

Massachusetts bill that would allow death penalty for cop killers would send 'clear message', lawmaker says A Massachusetts state bill that would allow judges to sentence cop killers to death is designed to send a “clear message that we are not going to tolerate this,” a lawmaker says....
17:48, 05/21/2019

Mother of Danish student suspected killed by jihadists demands death penalty Helle Petersen asks trial in Morocco for ‘just’ penalty after murder of Louisa Vesterager Jespersen in Atlas mountainsThe mother of a Danish student who was beheaded, along with another Scandinavian w...
20:00, 07/11/2019

Three men face death penalty over rape and murder of eight-year-old Muslim girl in India Prosecutors in India are seeking the death penalty for three men who were convicted of the horrific rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl....
13:24, 06/10/2019

Death penalty for South Carolina father convicted of killing his 5 children, ages 1 to 8 COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Death penalty for South Carolina father convicted of killing his 5 children, ages 1 to 8....
22:36, 06/13/2019

Sultan of Brunei returns degree from Oxford after proposed LGBT death penalty Brunei’s Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has returned an honorary degree awarded by Britain’s Oxford University after a global backlash led by celebrities including George Clooney and Elton John f...
18:12, 05/24/2019

South Carolina man found guilty of killing his 5 children could face death penalty The Lexington County jury considered the case for about six hours over two days before returning the five guilty verdicts for murder against Timothy Jones Jr., who showed no reaction....
04:36, 06/05/2019

Jury recommends death penalty in sledgehammer killings of California family: media A Southern California jury on Monday recommended the death penalty for a man convicted this month of the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose bodies were later found buried in the Moja...
15:12, 06/25/2019

Gilroy shooting: town grieves as police seek motive in attack that killed three Six-year-old boy among victims in latest US mass shootingTeen used ‘assault-type rifle’ before being killed by policeA suburban community was left deeply shaken as authorities investigate the motive o...
03:24, 07/30/2019

Teen accused of killing Mississippi family’s pet hogs CARRIERE, Miss. — A teenager is accused of fatally shooting a Mississippi family’s pet hogs. The Picayune Item reports 18-year-old Conner Taylor has been arrested and charged with malicious kill...
13:48, 05/03/2019

Teen accused of killing Italian cop was ‘illegally blindfolded’ One of the American teenagers charged with killing an Italian cop was “illegally blindfolded” before his interrogation, police admitted Sunday — as the newlywed officer was mourned by a crowd of thous...
02:12, 07/29/2019

Teen accused of killing her friend after a man online said he'd pay her $9 million Denali Brehmer began planning how to kill her "best friend" after a man she met online said he would pay her several million dollars for evidence of the killing, Alaska authorities say....
19:24, 06/18/2019

The Latest: Teen accused in gun case pleads not guilty PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on an armed student who was tackled at a Portland, Oregon, school (all times local): 3 p.m. A high school senior who authorities say brought a shotgun to a Portland, O...
01:00, 05/21/2019

New York dad not yet charged in the hot car death of twins as prosecutors cite pending investigation A New York man who says he forgot his twin infants in the back of a hot car Friday while he went to work won’t face criminal prosecution just yet as a grand jury hearing was reconvened for the end of ...
23:48, 08/01/2019

Texas dad shoots adult son, gives 'father-son' talk before stabbing him to death: prosecutors A Texas man is accused of shooting his adult son and then proceeding to have a 20-minute long “father-son” talk with him before finally fatally stabbing him with a kitchen knife, prosecutors said....
11:12, 06/04/2019

Five years after Eric Garner's death, prosecutors in New York to update on case Federal prosecutors in New York on Tuesday were due to meet with the family of Eric Garner, a black man who died in 2014 at the hands of a New York police officer and whose death played a key role in ...
16:00, 07/16/2019

Jury selection set in death penalty case of Illinois man charged with murdering Chinese scholar Jury selection is set to start on Monday for the trial of an Illinois man charged with kidnapping and murdering a visiting Chinese scholar two years ago, in a case where federal prosecutors say they i...
18:00, 06/03/2019

United States: UN human rights office welcomes California moratorium on death penalty The UN human rights office (OHCHR) has welcomed the signing of an executive order by the Governor of California, in the United States, to impose a moratorium on carrying out the death penalty, which g...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Bombay High Court Upholds Death Penalty Clause For Repeat Rape Convicts The Bombay High Court Monday upheld the Constitutional validity of an amended section ofthe Indian Penal Code under which repeat offenders in rape cases can be awarded life imprisonment or death......
11:12, 06/03/2019

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed could help 9/11 families in Saudi lawsuit if death penalty dropped: Letter KSM has been held for nearly 13 years at the U.S. military base in Guantanamo, Cuba, where he and four other accused al-Qaeda terrorists are charged with war crimes related to the Sept. 11 attacks. A ...
02:12, 07/30/2019

Bitcoin trader could face death penalty after building floating house off the coast of Thailand Thailand's navy has towed a floating home owned by an American bitcoin trader and his Thai girlfriend. They currently face possible death sentences or life imprisonment....
19:12, 04/28/2019

Drama in court as SC mother of 5 slain children sobs during ex-husband's death penalty trial A dramatic scene unfolded in a South Carolina courtroom on Monday where a teary-eyed mother testified at the death penalty trial of her ex-husband, who is charged with killing their five children in a...
16:24, 05/21/2019

Defense seeks 10 years for pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc; prosecutors want life Attorneys for a Florida man who mailed more than a dozen pipe bombs to Democrats and news outlets critical of President Donald Trump have asked a U.S. judge for leniency, arguing the bombs harmed no o...
13:24, 07/23/2019

Nora Quoirin’s family seek answers over girl’s death in Malaysia Relatives thank rescue workers but say they are struggling to understand eventsThe family of Nora Quoirin have said they hope to have “more answers to our many questions” about the death of their 15-y...
16:00, 08/16/2019

Retrial suspended for teen rape victim accused of abortion A controversial court case involving a teenage rape victim and the death of her baby was reopened in El Salvador on Monday—only to be quickly suspended again....
20:12, 07/16/2019

Massachusetts cop accused of raping homeless teen while on duty: reports A Massachusetts police officer was indicted Wednesday on charges that he raped a homeless 16-year-old while working for a city outreach program in 2016, according to reports.     ...
08:36, 06/28/2019

Brother of slain teen says accused killers smiled at him in court The gangbangers accused of killing Bronx teen Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz in cold blood mocked the dead boy’s family during the first day of their murder trial Monday, according to the victim’...
22:12, 05/06/2019

Teen accused of leaving newborn in dumpster cited for abuse STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager accused of abandoning her newborn baby in a California dumpster in scorching heat was cited for child abuse and will be released to her parents after...
18:12, 06/12/2019

This is the judge who went easy on accused teen rapist ‘from a good family’ A New Jersey judge who is under fire for going easy on an accused teen rapist — who he noted was “from a good family” — refused to talk about the case or defend his decision We...
00:48, 07/04/2019

Mississippi teen accused of killing a uniformed officer arrested Police say Darian Tawan Atkinson, 19, shot patrolman Robert McKeithen dead in the station’s parking lotA Mississippi teenager accused of shooting dead a uniformed officer in a police station parking l...
22:48, 05/07/2019

Substitute school nurse accused of making advances on teen boy A substitute nurse serving two Ohio school districts was jailed for inappropriately touching an underage student and making sexual advances toward him, prosecutors said this week. Delena Clever, 48, o...
23:48, 06/19/2019

New Jersey school librarian accused of seducing teen student This is not your average Harlequin romance. A New Jersey middle-school librarian is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old student — and will head to trial for the alleged miscondu...
12:00, 08/09/2019

Israeli teen accused of rape cleared by girlfriend’s selfie Five of 12 Israeli teens arrested on suspicion of raping a 19-year-old British tourist in Cyprus have been released – including one saved by a selfie his girlfriend took with him sleeping next to her,...
14:36, 07/26/2019

Teen accused of fatally stabbing classmate was the aggressor: witness A gay teen who stabbed to death a classmate in what he called self-defense tried to start a fight with his alleged bully in the moments before he plunged a switchblade into the other boy’s chest...
23:00, 07/01/2019

Federal prosecutors ask appeals court to uphold Tsarnaev conviction and death sentence Federal prosecutors Thursday urged the 1st US Circuit Court of Appeals to reject Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's request for an appeal, and uphold his conviction and death sentence....
16:48, 06/28/2019

Barr moves to fast-track death penalty in instances of mass murder or slaying of officers In a speech to the Fraternal Order of Police conference in New Orleans Monday, Attorney General William Barr promised to push for new legislation to swiftly carry out the death penalty for suspects wh...
05:12, 08/13/2019

El Paso shooting suspect Patrick Crusius could face the death penalty; hate crime charges possible A gunman's rampage at an El Paso Walmart that left 20 dead and dozens injured was being investigated as a possible hate crime Sunday.        ...
16:24, 08/05/2019

Police seek suspects in shooting death of 14-year-old Illinois football star Illinois State police continued to look for suspects Monday as they asked the public for help in the weekend shooting death of a promising 14-year-old middle school athlete who had already received co...
21:36, 05/06/2019

Teen allegedly kills man wrongfully accused of sexually assaulting his sister A teenage boy fatally attacked a man after the teen’s younger sister told her brother that she was sexually assaulted by the man on a public bus in Utah — an incident that investigators say never happ...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Manhunt underway for teen accused of fatally shooting girlfriend, wounding her mom Police in Wisconsin are on the hunt for a 15-year-old boy who allegedly gunned down his girlfriend and seriously wounded her mother Thursday. A manhunt was on the way Thursday evening for Martice Full...
05:12, 05/10/2019

Louisiana teen accused of killing father was reportedly kidnapped by him a decade ago A Louisiana teenager who was arrested earlier this month after allegedly fatally shooting his father was actually kidnapped by him over a decade ago, according to family members....
08:36, 06/27/2019

Teen accused of rape was from a ‘good family,’ said U.S. judge in overturned ruling In the now-reversed decision, a judge argued that the teen accused of rape should not be tried as an adult because he came from a good family and scored high in school....
19:24, 07/03/2019

Teen accused of rape deserves leniency because of his 'good family', judge says Boy, 16, allegedly raped girl while recording incident on phoneNew Jersey judge praised suspect’s ‘very high’ academic scoresA judge suggested that a teenage boy accused of raping a drunk girl at a pa...
00:36, 07/04/2019

Woman accused of cutting baby from slain teen recently lost son The woman who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant teen and ripped the baby from her womb had recently lost an adult son and showed pictures of the man to her victim as she strangled the girl to death, pr...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Virginia Democrat who was accused of having sex with teen secretary wins in state primary A Virginia Democrat, who was accused in 2014 of having sex with his teenage secretary he later married, won the Democratic primary on Tuesday for the state’s 16th Senate District....
12:36, 06/12/2019

Subway creep accused of rubbing on teen girl is held on $3,500 bail A suspected creep who allegedly rubbed himself on a 15-year-old girl’s face and arm while she slept on a subway train was held on $3,500 bail at his arraignment in Queens criminal court Thursday. Kenn...
17:24, 05/31/2019

Prosecutors charge ex-aide Rebecca O'Donnell in death of former Arkansas Sen. Linda Collins-Smith A woman described as a onetime campaign aide and "good friend" to former Arkansas lawmaker Linda Collins-Smith has been charged with capital murder in her death, authorities said....
20:12, 06/18/2019

Poway synagogue shooting: Congregants heed call to 'fill the synagogue' days after tragedy Congregants at the Chabad of Poway heeded a call to "fill the synagogue" on Friday night, nearly one week after a deadly synagogue shooting.        ...
09:36, 05/04/2019

House Oversight Committee Launches Investigation Into Trump Decision to Bring Back Federal Death Penalty On Wednesday afternoon, the House Oversight and Reform committee launched an investigation into the Department of Justice’s recent decision to resume executions of inmates on federal death row. The de...
22:36, 08/14/2019

Report: Shark Bites Teen In Second NC Attack In 2 weeks OCEAN ISLE, N.C. (AP) — A teenager says he was bitten by a shark while surfing off the southern coast of North Carolina. WSOC reports 19-year-old Austin Reed is expected to be fine after receiving wha...
16:12, 06/11/2019

Teen who lost leg in shark attack begged God to let her live The North Carolina teen who lost her leg and two fingers in a brutal shark attack recalled every moment of the horrifying incident — and her desperate prayers for her life to be spared — i...
21:48, 06/18/2019

North Carolina teen's leg amputated after shark attack A teenage girl who survived a shark attack had her leg amputated due to injuries sustained in the incident at a North Carolina beach, she confirmed Monday....
05:00, 06/04/2019

N.C. teen shark attack victim upbeat about future 17-year-old Paige Winter was attacked by a shark off the North Carolina coast earlier this month, losing a leg and part of her hand. Winter says she's going to be the "same old Paigy." (June 14) ...
01:36, 06/15/2019

Dogs involved in fatal attack on teen to be euthanized DIGHTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say five dogs that attacked and killed a 14-year-old Massachusetts boy who regularly took care of them will be euthanized. The three-member Dighton Board of Selectmen...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Transgender teen accused in deadly Colorado school shooting wanted revenge A juvenile accused of opening fire at a Colorado school last month that left one student dead and eight others wounded sought revenge on classmates who bullied him because he is transgender, court doc...
10:12, 06/21/2019

Girlfriend’s selfie helped secure release of Israeli teen accused of rape Five of 12 Israeli teenagers initially arrested on suspicion of raping a 19-year-old British tourist in Cyprus were released Thursday -- one of them reportedly with the help of a selfie taken by his g...
04:48, 07/27/2019

Blindfolding US teen accused of killing officer 'unacceptable,' says prosecutor -- but interrogation is still valid Blindfolding one of the two American teenagers accused of murdering Mario Cerciello Rega, an Italian police officer, was "grave and unacceptable," Rome's chief prosecutor said Tuesday, but insisted th...
09:24, 07/31/2019

Kindergarten teacher at Baptist school accused of sexually assaulting teen student BURBANK, Ill. — Cook County prosecutors say a suburban Chicago kindergarten teacher supplied alcohol to a 15-year-old student and had sex with him while he was underage. Jordan Baptist School teacher ...
09:12, 07/04/2019

US teen accused of killing Italian police officer was charged over an assault in California California teen accused of murdering an Italian police officer in Rome had been previously charged in an assault in the United States, according to a source with knowledge of the events following the ...
04:36, 08/01/2019

Mom of teen accused of killing Nashville officer in crash releases apology letter The mother of a teenage girl charged in a car crash that killed a Tennessee police officer on the Fourth of July has released a letter to the officer’s family and the family of her daughter’s passenge...
08:00, 07/10/2019

Tom Cotton slams 2020 Dems and 'Squad' over death penalty outrage, cites triple murder by white supremacist Republican Sen. Tom Cotton is taking aim at four of the leading contenders for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination – as well as two Democratic freshman congresswomen who are part of the ‘Squad...
19:12, 07/26/2019

Man accused of plotting IS-inspired attack due in court A Maryland man accused of planning an Islamic State-inspired attack at a shopping and entertainment complex near Washington, D.C., is due in court to face a federal criminal charge....
15:12, 04/29/2019

"For God's Sake, Mr PM..." Priyanka Gandhi Ups Attack In Unnao Teen Case Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today gave lacerating comments on alleged "protection of political power" given to BJP lawmaker Kuldeep Sengar, who has been accused of raping a teenage girl two....
11:24, 07/30/2019

Bulgarian teen arrested, police suspect possible bomb attack Bulgarian officials say a 16-year-old has been arrested after explosive devices they think could have been used for a terror attack were found in the high school student’s home...
15:12, 06/08/2019

Teen dies in pit bull attack while trespassing in Texas backyard The incident took place early Saturday morning as Irving, Texas police arrived to the scene in Irving. The teen was trespassing, the owner claimed.        ...
01:37, 08/13/2019

'Vampire' teen 'ate shopkeeper's face and finger in demented attack' A 'VAMPIRE' teen allegedly ate a shopkeeper’s face and finger before painting himself with his blood after he was confronted while trying to steal a drink....
01:48, 05/02/2019

Teen fatally shot after paintball attack on Houston house HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police say a 19-year-old man was shot and killed outside a house that came under attack from people armed with a paintball gun. Police said in a news release Wednesday that the ...
21:48, 05/22/2019

Four teen boys charged in British bus attack of lesbian couple Four teenage boys were charged Thursday in the vicious May attack of a lesbian couple on a London bus, British police said. The boys — who range in age from 15 to 17 — were charged with an...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Teen mom, newborn eye new life from Tijuana migrant shelter TIJUANA, Mexico — The tiny, month-old boy slept soundly on the bottom bunk, seemingly undisturbed by the squealing Central American toddlers running by and a kitten leaping from the neighboring bed. A...
17:00, 07/22/2019

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, ...
09:48, 07/10/2019

Brick Tied To Differently-Abled Teen's Private Part, Accused Share Video The relatives of a 16-year-old mentally challenged boy allegedly punished him by hanging a brick from his private part in the Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday (May 26)....
07:48, 05/29/2019

British teen tourist allegedly made up gang rape in Cyprus, accused set free A teenage tourist who claimed she was gang-raped in Cyprus has been arrested on suspicion of making it up — while the dozen Israelis who were arrested over the incident are all now free. “Rape never t...
02:12, 07/29/2019

NJ judge slammed for pointing out accused teen's ‘good family' in rape case: report A New Jersey family court judge was reprimanded by an appeals court panel last month for refusing to try a 16-year-old boy accused of raping an intoxicated girl and sharing video of the alleged assaul...
10:12, 07/03/2019

Teen charged with murder in death of cabbie hit by his own car Police on Tuesday arrested a teenager who allegedly robbed a taxi driver in the Bronx Sunday night, causing the driver to chase after him and get fatally run over by his own car. The 16-year-old, whos...
05:24, 07/17/2019

Sentence next for ex-Michigan trooper in teen’s death DETROIT (AP) — A former Michigan state trooper is facing a prison sentence for involuntary manslaughter for firing a Taser at a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle and died. Mark Bessn...
08:36, 05/13/2019

Sentence next for ex-Michigan trooper in teen's death A former Michigan state trooper is facing a prison sentence for involuntary manslaughter for firing a Taser at a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle and died....
16:24, 05/13/2019

Chelsea Handler opens up about brother's death in raw memoir, 'Life Will Be the Death of Me' In "Life Will Be the Death of Me," Chelsea Handler opens the door to therapy sessions and addresses her brother's untimely death and her shortcomings.        ...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Man accused of plotting IS-inspired attack pleads not guilty A Maryland man accused of planning an Islamic State-inspired attack at a shopping and entertainment complex near Washington, D.C., is due in court to face a federal criminal charge....
18:36, 04/29/2019

Student convicted of campus attack accused in 2 more cases A student who remains enrolled at West Virginia's Marshall University despite a conviction for a 2016 attack against a female student is facing charges of assaulting two more women....
21:36, 06/11/2019

Man accused of newspaper attack takes up an insanity defense Attorneys for the man accused of killing five people at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland, are nearing a deadline to change his plea from not guilty to an insanity defense....
00:48, 04/30/2019

Man accused in Appalachian Trail attack acted ‘unstable’ Federal authorities say a man accused of killing one hiker and severely injuring another on the Appalachian Trail in Virginia had earlier acted “unstable” and allegedly threatened to pour ...
18:12, 05/13/2019

Teen victim of East Village acid attack demands justice “It was extremely painful,” the young Manhattan woman told The Post. “I felt like my legs were burning. I saw holes in my jeans, and it was eating into my skin.”...
06:36, 07/29/2019

Father of US teen accused of killing Italian police officer hopes video will show 'what actually happened' The father of one of the two American teenagers accused over the murder of an Italian police officer is returning to the US, but his fight is not over....
00:00, 08/05/2019

LA mom accused in death of special-needs son kept in closet LOS ANGELES (AP) — A preliminary hearing is underway in the case of a Los Angeles mother accused of keeping her special-needs son locked in a closet, ultimately causing his death. KABC...
18:24, 06/19/2019

This teen’s death wasn’t euthanasia — but it was still deeply wrong When people are suffering mental anguish and want to kill themselves, should we simply let them die? Noa Pothoven was a troubled 17-year-old in the Netherlands. She had suffered sexual assault at 11 a...
18:48, 06/08/2019

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...
01:36, 06/15/2019

Women indicted in death of teen whose baby was cut from womb CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman has been indicted on charges alleging that she strangled a pregnant teenager and cut the baby from her womb. The grand jury indictment has been widely expected since 46-...
20:24, 06/12/2019

Authorities: Teen apparently mauled to death by dogs DIGHTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a 14-year-old Massachusetts boy has apparently been mauled to death by dogs. A spokesman for Bristol District Attorney Thomas Quinn III said in an email that poli...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Alabama man accused of feeding caged 'attack squirrel' meth Authorities are seeking 35-year-old Mickey Paulk on multiple charges including possession of a controlled substanceAlabama investigators say a man kept a caged “attack squirrel” in his apartment and f...
18:36, 06/18/2019

3 accused in plot to attack NY Muslim enclave plead guilty ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Three of four suspects accused of plotting to attack an upstate New York Muslim community have pleaded guilty. Nineteen-year-old Vincent Vetromile pleaded guilty Friday to first...
20:12, 06/28/2019

California police ID accused gunman in Bay Area shooting attack California authorities on Monday identified the gunman they say opened fire and killed three people -- including a 6-year-old boy -- at a Bay Area festival....
01:48, 07/30/2019

New York man accused of plotting Times Square terrorist attack Man bought illegal weapons as part of plan to kill police officers and civilians in a terrorist attack, according to US attorney A New York man praised Osama Bin Laden and talked about killing police ...
02:48, 06/08/2019

Accused of racism, Trump ramps up attack on black lawmaker WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing growing accusations of racism for his incendiary tweets, President Donald Trump is seeking to deflect the criticism by labeling a leading black congressman as himself racist. ...
02:12, 07/30/2019

Devastated family says reaction to pollen triggered teen's fatal asthma attack A teen who was celebrating the end of his exams with friends in a park later suffered a fatal asthma attack that his family says was triggered by a severe reaction to pollen....
19:00, 05/13/2019

Man accused of wife’s murder can use her life insurance to pay for defense A Denver man accused of killing his wife can use more than $500,000 received from her life insurance policy to pay for the lawyers defending him against the murder charge....
17:12, 06/25/2019

Teammates, friends, family accompany San Tan Valley teen as he’s taken off life support PHOENIX (KPNX) – A young man will be taken off life support Monday, his organs saving as many as eight people. The San Tan Valley teen was seriously injured while riding his skateboard last Wedn...
07:48, 05/29/2019

Hero dog saves life of newborn after teen mom buries boy alive in Thailand A dog named Ping Pong is being hailed as a hero in Thailand for saving the life of a newborn baby after the infant's 15-year-old mother tried to hide the birth by burying the boy alive. ...
19:48, 05/17/2019

Jayme Closs: man gets life sentence for kidnapping teen and killing her parents Jake Patterson pleaded guilty in March to intentional homicide and kidnapping, after Closs was held for 88 daysA Wisconsin man was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jaym...
02:12, 05/25/2019

4 Accused Of Witchcraft Beaten To Death In Jharkhand Four people were beaten to death in a village in Gumla district of Jharkhand today, after being accused of witchcraft in a state in which many have been thrashed and killed over such allegations....
18:24, 07/21/2019

Ex-Michigan trooper gets prison for teen’s Taser crash death DETROIT (AP) — A former Michigan state trooper has been sentenced to at least five years in prison for involuntary manslaughter for firing a Taser at a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehi...
18:12, 05/13/2019

Media misreport Dutch teen Noa Pothoven's death as euthanasia The tragic end to a 17-year-old's long battle with pain and depression has been turned into a story about a controversial Dutch assisted suicide law. But the author's story is more complicated than ha...
15:24, 06/05/2019

Outrage over Arizona black teen's stabbing death A 17-year-old black youth was killed at a Phoenix-area convenience store. A white man charged with first-degree murder said he felt threatened by the teen's rap music. A defense attorney says th...
12:00, 07/10/2019

Dutch teen Noa Pothoven starved herself to death with parents’ consent The Dutch teen who suffered severe anguish over a childhood rape and sexual assault starved herself to death — with the consent of her parents and doctors. Noa Pothoven, 17, died Sunday in a hospital ...
09:36, 06/06/2019

Teen mauled to death by pack of dogs while helping care for them A 14-year-old boy was mauled to death by a pack of dogs at the Massachusetts home of a professional dog trainer, according to reports. Ryan Hazel was attacked as he cared for the animals in Brighton, ...
08:24, 05/11/2019

Ex-convict charged with stabbing Arizona teen to death over rap music A newly released ex-convict who stabbed a teenager to death at an Arizona convenience store on Independence Day, later telling police he had felt threatened by the boy's rap music, was charged with fi...
06:12, 07/10/2019

Man sentenced to 2nd life term in VA car attack An avowed white supremacist was sentenced to life plus 419 years on state charges for deliberately driving his car into anti-racism protesters during a white nationalist rally in Virginia. (July 15) ...
02:48, 07/16/2019

Brunei 'will not enforce gay death penalty after global backlash' Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has said gay sex will not be punished with the death penalty after he faced global backlash over the incoming legislation....
19:00, 05/05/2019

ISIS bride Shamima Begum 'would face death penalty in Bangladesh' Islamic State bride Shamima Begum would face the death penalty for involvement in terrorism if she went to Bangladesh, the country's foreign minister has said....
18:00, 05/04/2019

New details in case of two corrections officers accused of assisting attack on inmate TUCSON- We are learning new details about the case involving two corrections officers who are accused of assisting with an attack on an inmate at the State Prison Complex in Tucson. The interim compla...
07:48, 07/31/2019

Her teen was trapped in a ditch. Mom says iPhone tracking app saved her daughter's life The North Carolina mom said her teen didn't come home. So she used the 'Find My Friends' app to find her daughter, who was trapped in a crashed car.       ...
20:24, 06/17/2019

Denver man accused of wife's murder can use her life insurance to pay for defense A Denver man accused of killing his wife can use more than $500,000 received from her life insurance policy to pay for the lawyers defending him against the murder charge, Colorado’s highest court rul...
15:12, 06/25/2019

New Jersey judge resigns after controversial ruling in sexual assault case, saying the teen accused of rape came from a 'good family' Shutterstock James Troiano, who served as a family court judge in New Jersey, resigned from the bench after showing leniency to a 16-year-old boy accused of rape in a 2018 ruling, because he comes fr...
12:12, 07/19/2019

Judge who said teen rape suspect was ‘from a good family’ gets death threats A New Jersey judge has received death threats after saying a teenager accused of raping an intoxicated 16-year-old girl should get leniency because he came from “a good family,” according to a report....
15:12, 07/09/2019

Pope says assisted suicide is ‘defeat for all’ after Dutch teen Noa Pothoven’s death Pope Francis condemned assisted suicide as a “defeat for all” after a mentally tormented Dutch teen starved herself to death with consent from doctors and her parents. Noa Pothoven, 17, wa...
17:12, 06/06/2019

Malaysian Teen Allegedly Jumped To Death After Running Instagram Poll Malaysian lawmakers on Wednesday called on authorities to investigate reports of a teenager who allegedly jumped to her death after asking her social media followers to vote on whether she should take...
13:24, 05/15/2019

Migrant holding center in Texas temporarily closes after teen’s death US border agents temporarily closed a processing center in South Texas after a 16-year-old Guatemala boy who had been detained at the facility died after being diagnosed with the flu. Customs and Bord...
15:24, 05/22/2019

Trial starts for Kentucky man accused in 4-year-old’s death ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man accused of killing his 4-year-old foster son is now on trial for the boy’s death. The Courier Journal reports the trial of 34-year-old Billy Embry-Martin...
09:36, 05/16/2019

Rape suspect accused of faking his own death in the US is arrested Scottish man was found more than 1,000 miles from the spot of his supposed drowningA Scottish father accused of faking his own death in the US to escape rape charges at home has been arrested, police ...
19:24, 07/27/2019

Man accused of director’s 1985 death appears in court MORGANTON, N.C. (AP) — A man charged with killing a Hollywood television director in 1985 has appeared in a North Carolina court. The News Herald of Morganton reports that a Burke County judge on Frid...
22:00, 05/10/2019

Bail reduced for man accused in LSU basketball player death The man accused of fatally shooting an LSU basketball player has had his bail reduced by more than half so he can participate in certain programs       ...
22:00, 06/11/2019

Parents accused in Illinois boy’s beating death due in court WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois mother and father charged with murder in the death of their 5-year-old son are due in court for preliminary hearings in the case. Court records show 36-year-old JoAn...
07:24, 05/10/2019

Mom accused of starving 3-year-old son to death found guilty TUCSON, Ariz. — An Arizona mother accused of starving her 3-year-old son to death and putting his body into a toy box has been found guilty. KGUN-TV in Tucson, Arizona, reports a Pima County jury on F...
03:48, 05/04/2019

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 ...
21:01, 07/10/2019

Man accused in flamingo’s death fatally struck by truck TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A man accused of causing the death of Pinky, a beloved flamingo at Busch Gardens, was hit by a truck and died, two months before he was to go on trial. The Tampa Bay Times is report...
14:36, 06/26/2019

The teen who sacrificed his life to help stop the Colorado school shooting is honored by hundreds of Jeeps CNN – When a memorial service was held today at a Colorado church for Kendrick Castillo, the streets around the church were filled with Jeeps. Castillo, the teen who was killed while trying to ...
06:48, 05/16/2019

South Carolina teen headed for life-saving surgery gets princess treatment from American Shannie Pooser, en route to Cincinnati for life-saving surgery, was treated to a Cinderella welcome from airline and airport staff in Cincinnati and Charlotte.       ...
18:12, 08/01/2019

US closes Texas processing center amid flu outbreak after teen migrant's death U.S. border agents temporarily closed a main processing center for migrants in southern Texas Tuesday, one day after authorities said a 16-year-old from Guatemala died after being diagnosed with the f...
12:12, 05/22/2019

Uncle accused in girl’s death charged with sexual assault SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Prosecutors have filed new sexual assault charges against a Utah man accused in the death of his 5-year-old niece. Authorities say additional evidence from the state crime lab le...
01:00, 06/06/2019

Woman accused in death of newborn granted pretrial release SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls woman charged with murder in the 1981 death of her newborn has been released from jail. The Argus Leader reports Theresa Bentaas posted bond Mond...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Suspect accused of beating woman to death with scooter identified The suspect accused of beating a woman to death with a rental electric scooter nearby her California home has been identified as a 27-year-old man. Amad Rashad Redding of Long Beach, CA was arrested o...
17:12, 05/15/2019

Accused Of Killing Peacocks, Madhya Pradesh Man Thrashed To Death By Mob A man accused of killing peacocks was set upon and thrashed by a mob in Lasudiya Atri village in Neemuch district of Madhya Pradesh, in what is a third reported case of mob-related violence from the.....
12:00, 07/20/2019

Venezuela seeks extradition of suspect accused of burning man to death Enzo Franchini Oliveros accused over death of Orlando José Figuera, 21, who was set alight during anti-government protestsVenezuela is seeking the extradition from Spain of a man accused of burning an...
01:12, 07/12/2019

Man jailed for life for murdering teen drug dealer and hiding body in his north London attic A window cleaner has been jailed for at least 22 years after he murdered a teenage drug dealer and hid the decomposing body in his attic for eight months....
19:36, 06/27/2019

Egypt sentences two to death over church attack An Egyptian court on Sunday sentenced two men to death and eight others to between three years and life in prison over an attack on a church and Christian-owned shop in Cairo that killed 10 people....
19:48, 05/12/2019

American teen 'distraught' over death of Italian police officer, did not know friend was armed, father says The father of one of the two American teens jailed in the fatal stabbing of an Italian police officer said Wednesday his son is "distraught" over what happened the night the officer was slain, but tha...
20:36, 07/31/2019

Malaysian police searching for cause of death in case of missing British teen found naked Malaysian police have yet to identify a definitive cause of death for a 15-year-old British teen who was found naked beside a small stream over a week after vanishing from her bedroom while on a famil...
21:00, 08/14/2019

Death of 70-year-old Los Angeles marathoner accused of cheating ruled a suicide The death of Frank Meza, the 70-year-old disqualified marathon runner whose body was found in the Los Angeles River last week, was ruled a suicide.       ...
23:00, 07/09/2019

Pakistan ordered to review death sentence of Indian accused of spying The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ordered Pakistan to review and reconsider a death sentence handed down to a former Indian Navy officer convicted of spying....
06:24, 07/18/2019

Couple accused of faking baby’s birth, death in charity scam FRIEDENS, Pa. — A Pennsylvania couple is accused of faking the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends and family. State police on Thursday charged Geoff...
17:36, 08/16/2019

Charlottesville white supremacist faces another life sentence for car attack James Alex Fields Jr also faces 419 years for killing Heather Heyer and injuring dozens during the ‘Unite the Right’ rally in 2017A man sentenced to life in prison on federal hate crime charges for de...
18:00, 07/15/2019

Sea Of Class fights for life after colic attack ends her career • Filly had been second-favourite for this year’s Arc• Sea Of Class receiving intensive care after operationSea Of Class is fighting for her life after a devastating attack of colic that has caused an...
13:24, 07/07/2019

Charlottesville: white supremacist gets life sentence for fatal car attack James Alex Fields Jr drove a car into a crowd of protestersWhite supremacist had attended far-right rally in Virginia cityA federal judge imposed a life sentence on the self-described neo-Nazi who kil...
01:00, 06/29/2019

Scotland Yard's most wanted: Man accused of petrol station knife attack among fugitives named A suspect accused of the near-fatal stabbing of a young man at a petrol station is among Scotland Yard's 18 most wanted violent fugitives named today....
07:12, 07/05/2019

Woman accused of aiding Islamic State, double-crossing U.S., faces up to life in prison A U.S. woman charged with working as an Islamic State recruiter under the code name "Umm Nutella," who agreed to cooperate with the prosecutors but then divulged her deal to extremists while out on ba...
22:00, 06/25/2019

New Zealand Mosque Attack Death Toll Rises to 51 A Turkish man wounded during a white supremacist attack on two New Zealand mosques in March has died, bringing the death toll from the country’s worst peacetime mass shooting to 51....
06:00, 05/03/2019

Death toll in Somalia hotel attack rises to 26 At least 26 people were killed and a further 56 injured in Friday's terror attack at a hotel in Kismayo, Somalia, Jubaland state president Ahmed Madobe said Saturday morning....
14:24, 07/13/2019

Eric Holder, Suspect in the Shooting Death of Nipsey Hussle, Pistol-Whipped a Man an Hour Before Hussle Was Killed, Witnesses Tell Prosecutors Authorities prosecuting the murder case against Eric Holder, the man charged with shooting to death Nipsey Hussle in front of Hussle’s store in South Los Angeles in March, are preparing to paint a por...
05:24, 05/22/2019

The Latest: Man gets life in prison for daughter’s death DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Dallas-area man in the death of his 3-year-old daughter (all times local): 3:45 p.m. A 39-year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the 2017 d...
00:36, 06/27/2019

Autopsy report shows cause of death for Texas teen allegedly kicked in the head on way home from school A 13-year-old Texas girl who died five days after she was allegedly kicked in the head by classmates during a walk home from school died from complications of a brain tumor that discovered while she w...
08:00, 04/30/2019

More details, ‘intolerable’ photo emerge after U.S. teens accused in death of Italian officer As law enforcement mourns a killing that’s sparked outrage in Italy, two American teens have been arrested for aggravated murder and attempted extortion, according to Italian police....
21:48, 07/28/2019

New Mexico mother accused of abusing children, boiling pets to death as punishment A New Mexico woman is accused of beating and torturing some of her children — and forcing them to watch her kill their pets as punishment, authorities said Tuesday....
03:12, 06/26/2019

3 Women Accused For Death Of Mumbai Doctor Granted Bail By High Court The Bombay High Court on Friday granted bail to three women doctors who were arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of their junior colleague Payal Tadvi....
21:12, 08/09/2019

Father accused in son’s meningitis death says boy wasn’t sick enough to make parents worry A father accused in his son's death testified Monday that the sick boy's condition worsened after he had appeared to be doing better, but not to the point where his parents were worried....
04:24, 06/25/2019

4 Get Life Term, One Acquitted In 2005 Ayodhya Terror Attack Case Fourteen years after a terror attack in Uttar Pradesh's Ayodhya, a special court in Prayagraj has sentenced four of the accused to life imprisonment and acquitted one....
14:00, 06/18/2019

Active sex life tied to long-term survival after a heart attack (Reuters Health) - Heart attack survivors who have an active sex life are less likely than celibate counterparts to die in the decades following a first heart attack, a study in Israel suggests....
23:48, 08/01/2019

Alan Dershowitz brags about ‘perfect sex life’ during attack on David Boies Alan Dershowitz, the prominent lawyer who once represented convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, bragged about his “perfect sex life” in defending himself against allegations he had sex with one of ...
22:12, 07/19/2019

White supremacist James Fields sentenced to life for Virginia car attack The neo-Nazi fanatic who rammed his car into a group of counter-protesters at a white supremacist rally in Virginia in 2017 was sentenced to life in prison Friday. James Alex Fields Jr. of Maumee, Ohi...
21:24, 06/28/2019

Driver in deadly car attack at Charlottesville rally sentenced to life in prison NBC NEWS – The driver who plowed his car into a group of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, in 2017, killing one and injuring dozens, was sentenced Frid...
01:00, 06/29/2019

Man guilty in Charlottesville attack seeks mercy as life sentence nears The self-avowed white supremacist who plowed his car into counterdemonstrators opposing a white nationalist rally in Virginia two years ago, killing one person and injuring dozens, has asked a judge f...
05:36, 06/23/2019

Mayawati "Unfit For Public Life": Arun Jaitley After Attack On PM Modi Accused by Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "shedding crocodile tears" over the Alwar gang-rape, Mayawati today let loose a vitriolic attack on the PM, accusing him of "dramebaazi (playacting) with his...
12:12, 05/13/2019

Murderous White Supremacist Sentenced to Life in Prison for Charlottesville Attack The terrorist convicted in the deadly attack during the 2017 “Unite the Right” March in Charlottesville, Va. has been sentenced to life in prison....
23:00, 06/28/2019

Teen accused of raping girl 'deserves leniency because he was from a good family', judge said A teen accused of raping a drunk girl and sharing a video of the assault with friends should be treated leniently because he comes from a "good family" and attended "an excellent school", a judge said...
18:48, 07/03/2019

Jussie Smollett case: Brothers accused of carrying out attack sue actor's legal team for defamation The two brothers who say "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett paid them to stage his Jan. 29 assault announced that they are filing a federal defamation lawsuit against his legal team, including celebrity a...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Egypt raises death toll to 7 in Sinai attack claimed by IS CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has raised the death toll from the previous night’s attack in a restive northern part of Sinai, saying seven policemen were killed, including an officer. A local affiliate of ...
14:36, 06/26/2019

Sudan's government is minimizing the death toll in the Khartoum attack Two state agencies have a different, smaller, number of protesters killed than an independent panel’s countDeath tolls can be hard to calculate. Violence, whether it’s natural or manmade, can create c...
10:36, 06/16/2019

Death toll in attack at Afghan political office rises to 20 The death toll from an attack against the office of the Afghan president's running mate and a former chief of the intelligence service in Kabul has climbed to at least 20 people, an official said Mond...
10:36, 07/29/2019

Bangladesh Sentences 9 To Death For 1994 Attack On PM Sheikh Hasina A Bangladesh court on Wednesday sentenced nine members of the main opposition party to death and handed life terms to another 25 for attempting to kill Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina 25 years ago, a......
01:12, 07/04/2019

Afghanistan: Death toll rises after attack on VP candidate's office A suicide attack on the office of an Afghan vice presidential candidate has killed at least 20 people in Kabul. It comes despite intensifying international efforts to bring peace to the war-ravaged co...
02:12, 07/30/2019

Life in prison ordered for last two death row inmates in New Mexico The New Mexico Supreme Court on Friday vacated the death sentences of the last two inmates awaiting execution in a state that abolished capital punishment a decade ago, ordering both men to be re-sent...
06:24, 06/29/2019

Four human traffickers jailed for life over death of 71 migrants Four human traffickers have been sentenced to life in prison by a Hungarian court for the deaths of 71 migrants found inside an abandoned truck in Austria, Reuters reported Thursday....
01:12, 06/21/2019

Four jailed for life over death of 71 in Austria migrant truck Four human traffickers were jailed for life in a Hungarian court on Thursday for the deaths of 71 migrants whose decomposing bodies were found crammed inside a truck dumped on an Austrian motorway in ...
10:12, 06/20/2019

Pennsylvania couple accused of faking baby's birth, death to collect cash and gifts A Pennsylvania couple who reportedly set up a GoFundMe page asking for donations in the wake of their newborn son’s death are now being accused by police of faking the child’s entire existence as part...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Charlottesville neo-Nazi sentenced to life plus 419 years for car attack on anti-racism protesters A self-professed neo-Nazi, who killed a protester when he drove his car into an anti-racism campaigners in Virginia, has been sentenced to life in prison plus 419 years....
22:24, 07/15/2019

| Death toll in Boko Haram funeral attack rises to 65 - Nigeria An attack this weekend by Boko Haram fighters on a funeral in the northeastern state of Borno in Nigeria has left 65 people dead, almost three times the initial toll, a local official said....
23:00, 07/29/2019

Chronic depression after heart attack tied to increased risk of death (Reuters Health) - Heart attack survivors with chronic mood disorders may be more likely to die prematurely than their counterparts who don't suffer these problems, a recent study suggests....
23:00, 06/12/2019

Israel says soldier stabbed to death in Palestinian attack in West Bank The body of an Israeli soldier was found near a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank on Thursday and the military said he had been stabbed to death by a Palestinian assailant....
11:12, 08/08/2019

Germany: Migrants attack police probing death at refugee center A group of migrants have pelted officers with stones as they tried to investigate the death of a woman at the migrant center in the southern German city of Regensburg. A three-hour operation ensued to...
16:48, 05/11/2019

'Death Stranding' special edition comes with life-sized baby in a pod There have been plenty of over-the-top game bundles in recent years, but the one for Death Stranding might top them all in terms of sheer audacity. When the game arrives on November 8th, a Collector&...
20:24, 05/29/2019

Foster Father Of Indian Toddler Gets Life In Jail For Her Death Wesley Mathews, the Indian-American foster father of three-year-old Sherin Mathews, was sentenced to life by a judge in Dallas on Wednesday for the tragic death of the Indian toddler in 2017, in a......
09:24, 06/27/2019

For Afghan Civilians, Road Between Life and Death Is Narrow — and Mined A bus full of civilians — including university students and families — struck a roadside bomb, leaving 34 people dead in an inferno of fire and blood....
02:36, 08/01/2019

Girl kills herself after Instagram poll to decide between life or death Authorities in Malaysia have launched an investigation after a teenage girl was found to have taken her own life after starting an Instagram poll asking users to vote for life or death. ...
18:00, 05/15/2019

Four jailed for life in Austria migrant death truck case Four human traffickers were jailed for life in a final ruling in a Hungarian court on Thursday for the deaths of 71 migrants whose decomposing bodies were found crammed inside a truck dumped on an Aus...
09:36, 06/20/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s life, death, crimes and controversies: A timeline Following Jeffrey Epstein's death Saturday, here is a look at the major events in the disgraced financier's life, his crimes and controversies, and his death....
07:12, 08/13/2019

Chicago woman accused in Iowa sister's stabbing death not guilty due to insanity, judge rules A Chicago woman whom prosecutors say fatally stabbed her sister while visiting Iowa in 2017 was found not guilty on reason of insanity last week and will undergo a complete psychiatric evaluation that...
11:48, 05/02/2019

‘Abhorrent’ ambulance attack in Libyan capital imperils life-saving work, warns UN An attack on an ambulance in Tripoli on Wednesday that has critically injured the head of emergency services in Libya’s war-torn capital, along with two paramedics, has been strongly condemned by UN h...
18:12, 05/09/2019

White supremacist apologizes before being sentenced to life in prison for deadly car attack in Charlottesville, Virginia CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — White supremacist apologizes before being sentenced to life in prison for deadly car attack in Charlottesville, Virginia....
22:00, 06/28/2019

North Carolina shark attack victim who had leg amputated says marine life 'are still good people' The North Carolina teenager who had to get her leg amputated after being attacked by a shark over the weekend said Monday that she has a long recovery ahead, but still has respect for marine life....
19:24, 06/04/2019

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia's Kismayo jumps to 26: regional president Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city of Kismayo, a regional state president said on Saturd...
13:00, 07/13/2019

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia's Kismayu jumps to 26: regional president The death toll from the attack on a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayu has risen to 26, with Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians among the dead, Jubbaland region's president said on Satur...
11:00, 07/13/2019

Brazil investigates death of indigenous leader after miners reportedly attack village Brazilian authorities are investigating the death of an indigenous man after villagers reported illegal miners invaded their land and fatally stabbed their leader....
02:36, 07/30/2019

New Zealand mosque attack death toll rises to 51 after Turkish man dies in hospital A Turkish citizen who was wounded during deadly attacks at two mosques in New Zealand on March 15 has died, Turkish and New Zealand officials said on Thursday, lifting the death toll from the shooting...
22:36, 05/02/2019

Tucson woman gets ‘natural life’ sentence for starving 3-year-old son to death TUCSON – The mother who allegedly starved her son to death in 2014 received a natural life sentence in connection to the case Monday afternoon. Back in 2014, the skeletal remains of Raquel Barre...
01:48, 07/23/2019

Remembering Kate Spade: Look Back at Her Life in Pictures 1 Year After Death It's been one year since Kate Spade's death. The fashion designer was found unconscious and unresponsive in her New York apartment on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. She was 55 years old.......
17:36, 06/05/2019

PhD candidate sentenced to life in prison for Chinese student's kidnapping, death A former PhD candidate convicted of kidnapping and killing a Chinese University of Illinois student was sentenced to life in prison after the jury failed to make a unanimous decision, officials said....
11:36, 07/19/2019