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Recently arrested Morgan Wallen says he's "not proud" of behavior

Apr. 20, 2024 14:49 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Morgan Wallen, who faces charges stemming in part from accusations that he threw a chair off the rooftop of a six-story bar, says he’s “not proud” of his behavior and accepts responsibility. The “One Thing at a Time” singer...

South Dakota man sentenced to nearly 90 years in prison for his baby son's 2021 death

Apr. 20, 2024 12:21 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota judge on Friday sentenced a Sioux Falls man to nearly 90 years in prison in connection with the 2021 death of his baby son. Second Circuit Court Judge Camela Theeler sentenced 24-year-old Dylan Castimore to 100 years with 10 years suspended...

Mexican police investigate a man as a possible serial killer after finding bones and a saw

Apr. 20, 2024 03:48 AM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City police said late Friday they are investigating a murder suspect as a possible serial killer after bones, a saw, blood and the ID cards of missing women were found at rooms he rented. Mexico City prosecutors did not identify the suspect by name, but...

A convicted rapist is charged with murder in the killing of a Connecticut visiting nurse

Apr. 19, 2024 17:04 PM EDT

A convicted rapist was charged with murder and attempted sexual assault Friday in the killing of a visiting nurse at a Connecticut halfway house for sex offenders in October — a crime that spurred calls for better safety measures for home health care workers. Authorities added the...

Prosecutor won't bring charges against Wisconsin lawmaker over fundraising scheme

Apr. 19, 2024 16:55 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin prosecutor said Friday that she won't bring charges against a Republican lawmaker accused of trying to evade state campaign finance laws in order to unseat the powerful speaker of the Assembly. Waukesha County District Attorney Susan Opper said she...

18-year-old turns himself into police for hate-motivated graffiti charges

Apr. 19, 2024 16:14 PM EDT

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — An 18-year-old from Portsmouth, accused of creating hate-motivated graffiti, has turned himself into police on criminal charges, authorities said Friday. Loren Faulkner was arrested on Thursday on 31 counts of criminal mischief and hate-motivated criminal...

3 Northern California law enforcement officers charged in death of man held facedown on the ground

Apr. 19, 2024 16:06 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Three Northern California law enforcement officers have been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a man who was pinned facedown during a 2021 incident that drew comparisons to the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis. The charges against...

Italian court drops charges against migrant rescue ship crews and ends long-running legal battle

Apr. 19, 2024 13:50 PM EDT

ROME (AP) — An Italian court on Friday dismissed a long-running case against rescue ship crews of three humanitarian organizations, dropping charges accusing them of collaborating with smugglers as they helped rescue thousands of migrants at sea. The judges in the Sicilian city of...

Judge drops some charges against ex-Minnesota college student feared of plotting campus shooting

Apr. 19, 2024 12:42 PM EDT

NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — A judge has dismissed some of the most serious charges against a former Minnesota college student who police and prosecutors feared was plotting a campus shooting. Waylon Kurts, of Montpelier, Vermont, who was then a student at St. Olaf College in...

Northern Ireland prosecutor says UK soldiers involved in Bloody Sunday won't face perjury charges

Apr. 19, 2024 12:35 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Fifteen British soldiers who allegedly lied to an inquiry into Bloody Sunday, one of the deadliest days of the decades-long Northern Ireland conflict, will not face perjury charges, prosecutors said Friday. There was insufficient evidence to convict the soldiers or a...