(WASHINGTON) -- Appearing Wednesday afternoon before the Senate Appropriations Committee, Attorney General Merrick Garland spoke publicly for the first time about the Justice Department's decision earlier this week to continue seeking to substitute for former President Donald Trump in a defamation lawsuit brought by... Read More.
(MULTNOMAH COUNTY, Ore.) -- An arrest has been made in a decades-old Oregon cold case murder thanks to an investigative tool known as genetic genealogy, authorities said. Robert Plympton, now 58, was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly killing a 19-year-old college student in January 1980,... Read More.
A judge has ruled in favor of the woman who accused Cuba Gooding Jr. of groping her in 2018. Page Six reports that Natasha Ashworth was awarded a default judgment against the Jerry Maguire and Men of Honor actor. Ashworth claims Gooding repeatedly tried to touch her backside while she was serving him at Tao... Read More.
(HAMPTON, Va.) -- The Virginia prosecutor who will decide whether to pursue criminal charges against two police officers involved in a traffic stop where Black Army 2nd Lt. Caron Nazario was hit with in the face with pepper spray has begun reviewing the case. Nazario... Read More.
(LONDON) -- The World Health Organization said it's still unclear how a man in eastern China contracted the first known human case of a rare strain of bird flu called H10N3. "The source of the patient's exposure to the H10N3 virus is not known at... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Federal prosecutors have begun "informal plea negotiations" with most of the self-described Oath Keepers militia members charged in a sweeping conspiracy case involving the Jan. 6 insurrection, a prosecutor said during a hearing in the case Tuesday. Government attorneys have started to discuss... Read More.
(IOWA CITY, Iowa) -- An Iowa jury began deliberating the fate of a Mexican national Thursday after hearing wildly contrasting theories of who killed Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student. In closing arguments in the high-profile case, a prosecutor said the evidence "overwhelmingly" points... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Gen. Frank McKenzie, the top U.S. general in the Middle East, said he is closely monitoring the conflict between Israel and Hamas in case it widens into Lebanon. McKenzie, who is overseeing the withdrawal of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, also said that he... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday it will take up an abortion rights case seen as a major challenge to Roe v. Wade and what would be the first direct test on the issue for the court's new conservative majority, including the... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Ma'Khia Bryant was 16 when she was shot and killed by police outside of her foster home in Columbus, Ohio. Since her death, the Bryant family lawyer, Michelle Martin, said she has had to combat negative portrayals of the teenager, who... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Derek Chauvin and three other former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's death were indicted Friday on federal civil rights charges. The three-count indictment alleges Chauvin, Tou Thao, J. Alexander Kueng and Thomas Lane deprived Floyd's rights when they saw him lying... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Derek Chauvin and three other former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's death were indicted Friday on federal civil rights charges. The indictment alleges Chauvin, Tou Thao, J. Alexander Kueng and Thomas Lane deprived Floyd's rights when they saw him lying on... Read More.