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Podcast leads to Australian's conviction in wife's murder

Aug. 30, 2022 05:22 AM EDT

SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian man was convicted on Tuesday of murdering his wife 40 years ago after a renewed police investigation that was triggered by a popular podcast. Christopher Dawson, 74, faces a possible life sentence. He opted for a trial by judge instead of a jury in the...

Teen arraigned as adult in Vegas schoolteacher attack case

Aug. 24, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas teenager pleaded not guilty as an adult Wednesday to 10 felony charges including attempted murder and sexual assault stemming from an after-school attack on a teacher in April, court officials and his attorney said. The boy was ruled competent to face...

Israeli ex-minister sentenced over Australia sex abuse case

Aug. 08, 2022 11:00 AM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court sentenced a former health minister to probation and a fine on Monday for obstructing justice in connection with the protracted extradition case against a former teacher accused of sexually abusing her students in Australia. Yaakov Litzman, a...

Ex-substitute teacher accused of sexually assaulting student

Jul. 09, 2022 15:45 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A former substitute teacher in Georgia is facing multiple charges after investigators said he sexually assaulted a student. Christopher Brennan Young, 23, was a substitute at East Hall High School in Gainesville when he met the alleged victim, a girl who is...