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The shooter who killed 5 at a Colorado LGBTQ+ club pleads guilty to 50 federal hate crimes

Jun. 18, 2024 12:16 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The shooter who killed five people and injured 19 others at a nightclub in Colorado Springs pleaded guilty to 50 federal hate crime charges on Tuesday. Anderson Lee Aldrich, 24, is already serving life in prison after pleading guilty to state charges in the 2022...

The shooter who killed 5 at a Colorado LGBTQ+ club pleads guilty to 50 federal hate crimes

Jun. 18, 2024 12:16 PM EDT
DENVER (AP) — The shooter who killed 5 at a Colorado LGBTQ+ club pleads guilty to 50 federal hate crimes.

Georgia father freed from prison 10 years after his toddler died in hot car, booked into county jail

Jun. 18, 2024 12:01 PM EDT

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A father from Georgia has been released from prison 10 years after his toddler died in a hot car, a case that made global headlines after prosecutors accused him of murder. Justin Ross Harris was freed on Sunday — Father's Day — from the Macon State Prison,...

Vermont man sentenced to 25 years in prison for kidnapping woman and son outside of a mall

Jun. 18, 2024 11:58 AM EDT

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after he was convicted of kidnapping a woman and her 4-year-old son by forcing them into her car outside a New Hampshire mall and bringing them to Vermont while he was searching for his estranged wife. ...

Singer Justin Timberlake arrested and accused of driving while intoxicated on New York's Long Island

Jun. 18, 2024 11:30 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Timberlake was arrested early Tuesday on allegations that the singer was driving while intoxicated on New York’s Long Island, authorities said. Timberlake was released from custody later in the morning after being arraigned in Sag Harbor, on the eastern end...

Two more players from South Dakota baseball plead guilty to lesser charge in rape case

Jun. 18, 2024 11:13 AM EDT

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Three of six South Dakota players from a baseball team made up of high school-aged players who were charged as adults last summer with rape have pleaded guilty to a lesser felony charge. Two former members of the American Legion team from Mitchell pleaded...

Singer Justin Timberlake has been arrested and is accused of driving while intoxicated on Long Island, AP source says

Jun. 18, 2024 09:14 AM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Justin Timberlake has been arrested and is accused of driving while intoxicated on Long Island, AP source says.

Brooklyn preacher who boasted of ties to NYC mayor gets 9 years in prison for multiyear fraud

Jun. 18, 2024 09:06 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A flashy Brooklyn preacher who has played up connections to New York City’s mayor was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison for multiple frauds. Lamor Miller-Whitehead, 45, of Paramus, New Jersey, was sentenced in Manhattan federal court by Judge Lorna G....

Georgia inmate had 'personal relationship' with worker he shot and killed, prison official says

Jun. 18, 2024 00:14 AM EDT

GLENNVILLE, Ga. (AP) — An inmate who shot and killed a kitchen worker at a Georgia prison before fatally shooting himself had a personal relationship with the woman, a prison official said Monday. The shooting early Sunday at Smith State Prison was an isolated incident and the...

Shortage of public defenders in Maine allowed release of man who caused fiery standoff

Jun. 17, 2024 23:28 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine’s shortage of public defenders allowed a man with a violent criminal history to be released on bail three days before he went to his former girlfriend's Auburn home, where another man was killed before an hourslong standoff with police in which shots were exchanged,...