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Indictments: Sheriff took money, spent on food, window tint

Apr. 24, 2019 5:49 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina sheriff was indicted Wednesday after authorities said his chief deputy reported he was using county funds and drug seizure money to buy groceries, window tinting and other personal items. Florence County Sheriff Kenney Boone was charged with two felony counts of...

The Latest: Chief deputy reported sheriff spending to cops

Apr. 24, 2019 5:48 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the indictment of a South Carolina sheriff (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Authorities say the chief deputy in a South Carolina county reported what he thought was improper spending by the sheriff, who has now been arrested. Interim Florence County Sheriff Billy Barnes said...

German woman, parents-in-law indicted for aiding IS

Apr. 24, 2019 9:54 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say they've indicted a 21-year-old woman on suspicion of membership in the Islamic State group and of keeping three Yazidis as slaves in Syria. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that the German-Algerian woman, identified as Sarah O. for privacy reasons, traveled to Syria...

Woman charged in Maryland wreck that killed 5 kids, 1 man

Apr. 24, 2019 3:55 AM EDT

BOWIE, Md. (AP) — A Maryland woman has been indicted on charges of vehicular manslaughter and vehicular homicide in a February wreck that killed a man and five children. News outlets report 32-year-old Dominique R. Taylor, of Bowie, was indicted Tuesday. It's unclear if she's been arrested. An...

Indictment: Ex-CEO ignored red flags as opioid crisis raged

Apr. 23, 2019 6:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The pharmaceutical industry executive hit Tuesday with criminal charges stemming from the opioid crisis doesn't have his name on a museum wing, and his company isn't within earshot of Apple or anyone else on the Fortune 500. Even his $1.5 million paycheck was a paltry sum compared to his...

New indictment expands case against Nissan ex-chair Ghosn

Apr. 22, 2019 6:06 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese prosecutors said Monday they have indicted Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn on fresh breach of trust charges that expand their allegations of financial misconduct outside Japan. After the indictment, Ghosn's lawyers filed a request for his release on bail, the Tokyo District...

Woman indicted in 1975 cold case dies before trial

Apr. 22, 2019 4:58 AM EDT

PERRY, Ga. (AP) — The suspect in the 1975 death of a teenager in Georgia has died before she could be put on trial. Georgia news outlets report that 16-year-old Cheryl White and then 18-year-old Mary Jane Stewart were roommates living in an apartment complex in the city of Warner Robins when White was...

The Latest: Court says Nissan ex-chair Ghosn seeking bail

Apr. 22, 2019 2:59 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Nissan Motor Co.'s former chairman, Carlos Ghosn, who is facing financial misconduct charges (all times local): 4 p.m. The Tokyo District Court says that lawyers for Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn have requested his release on bail. The request followed Ghosn's...

Japanese media report Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn indicted on new breach of trust charges.

Apr. 22, 2019 12:41 AM EDT
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese media report Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn indicted on new breach of trust charges. .

Grand jury indicts Kentucky sheriff following injury crash

Apr. 19, 2019 10:16 AM EDT

HARDINSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a Kentucky sheriff on multiple counts following a crash that injured a woman. News outlets report Breckinridge County Sheriff Todd Pate was indicted Thursday on charges of first-degree wanton endangerment, driving under the influence and tampering with...