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Feds confirm jailed Iranian TV anchor not charged with crime

Jan. 18, 2019 3:28 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials confirmed Friday that a prominent American-born anchorwoman on Iranian state television was jailed in the U.S. as a material witness and has not been charged with any crime, according to court papers. Marzieh Hashemi has appeared twice before a U.S. district judge in...

Jurors convict man in Temple University student slaying

Jan. 17, 2019 7:20 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man was convicted of murder and sentenced to life without possibility of parole Thursday in the slaying of a 22-year-old Temple University student. Jurors convicted Joshua Hupperterz of first-degree murder and possession of an instrument of crime in the death of Jenna Burleigh. He...

Grand jury charges 4 Audi managers in emissions case

Jan. 17, 2019 7:08 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — A federal grand jury in Detroit has indicted four Audi engineering managers from Germany in a widening diesel emissions cheating scandal. Richard Bauder, Axel Eiser, Stefan Knirsch and Carsten Nagel were named in a 12-count indictment alleging conspiracy, wire fraud and violations of the...

Judge: New DNA evidence means man is entitled to new trial

Jan. 17, 2019 4:52 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man who has spent more than four decades in prison for murder is entitled to a new trial because new testing found his DNA wasn't on key pieces of evidence, a judge ruled. Johnny Lee Gates, 63, was convicted of murder, rape and robbery in the November 1976 fatal shooting of...

Mueller probe target says stepson subpoenaed to grand jury

Jan. 14, 2019 10:44 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservative writer Jerome Corsi, a target in the special counsel's Russia investigation, says his stepson has been subpoenaed to give grand jury testimony. Corsi revealed the development in an interview Monday on Fox Business Network. He said his stepson, Andrew Stettner, recently...

Jury decides to strip Mongols biker gang of trademark logo

Jan. 11, 2019 8:37 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California jury decided Friday that the Mongols motorcycle gang should be stripped of its trademarked logo in a first-of-its-kind verdict, federal prosecutors said. The jury in U.S. District Court in Santa Ana previously found Mongol Nation, the entity that owns the image of a Mongol...

California jury decides to strip Mongols motorcycle gang of trademark logo in first-of-its-kind verdict

Jan. 11, 2019 3:56 PM EST
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California jury decides to strip Mongols motorcycle gang of trademark logo in first-of-its-kind verdict.

Activists want details on inquiry into ex-nuke weapons plant

Jan. 10, 2019 6:57 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Activists asked a U.S. judge Thursday to make documents public from a 27-year-old criminal investigation into a former nuclear weapons plant outside Denver with a history of fires, leaks and spills. The activists said the documents could show whether the federal government did enough to clean...

Jury sees El Chapo texts sent to wife while on the run

Jan. 9, 2019 6:28 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Text messages exchanged between notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman and his wife while he was on the run in 2012 surfaced Wednesday at his U.S. trial, evidence the FBI says it uncovered with the help of a cyber tech for the cartel who flipped on the kingpin. The tech,...

Fatal shooting case against officer heads to grand jury

Jan. 7, 2019 7:52 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The case against a white Nashville police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man went to a grand jury Monday, a step punctuated by days of heated rhetoric by the attorneys. A Nashville judge found probable cause to send officer Andrew Delke's case to the grand jury. Delke is...