(DETROIT) -- Two young men have been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of 2-year-old Brison Christian on a Detroit interstate, prosecutors announced Tuesday. Darius Evonte Lanier, 19, and Eugene Meredith Hubbard, 21, allegedly mistook the family for someone else based... Read More.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- A California man accused of stealing a rare lemur from the San Francisco Zoo could spend up to one year behind bars for violating the Endangered Species Act, federal prosecutors said Monday. Cory John McGilloway, 31, of Los Angeles, allegedly kidnapped a... Read More.
(OKALOOSA ISLAND, Fla.) -- A man has been charged with a hate crime after verbally abusing and physically assaulting a family of Asian descent while on vacation in Florida. The incident occurred at approximately 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, June 10, on Okaloosa Island on the... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Three Ohio police officers are facing criminal charges stemming from alleged misconduct last year at Black Lives Matter protests over the killing of George Floyd, officials said on Wednesday. Special prosecutor Kathleen Garber, who was appointed by the City of Columbus to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A former Olympian has been charged with defrauding the Small Business Administration over a pandemic loan. Luka Klasinc, a Slovenian figure skater, competed in the men's singles event at the 1992 Winter Olympics. He finished 26th in the short program, and did... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — A Pennsylvania man pretended to be former President Donald Trump or a member of his family in order to defraud hundreds of victims across the country, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. Joshua Hall is charged with fraud and identity theft after federal prosecutors... Read More.
(BLACKSBURG, Va.) -- A freshman Virginia Tech football player has been charged with second-degree murder, authorities said. Officers responded to a building in Blacksburg, home to the university, on Tuesday night for a welfare check and found 40-year-old Jerry Smith dead, the Blacksburg Police Department... Read More.
(PULLMAN, Wash.) -- Fifteen men who belonged to a Washington State University fraternity were charged Wednesday in connection with the alcohol-poisoning death of a 19-year-old pledge two years ago, officials said. Whitman County prosecutors charged the former members of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity with... 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.
(WASHINGTON) -- An FBI agent has been charged with attempted second degree murder stemming from a December 2020 shooting aboard a Washington-area subway train, according to court documents unsealed Tuesday. The Montgomery County, Maryland, district attorney’s office charged Eduardo Valdivia, 37, in the shooting on... Read More.
(TACOMA, Wash.) -- Three police officers have been arrested and charged in the death of an unarmed Black man who said he couldn't breathe while being restrained in Washington state last year. Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed felony charges in Pierce County Superior... Read More.
(SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn.) -- Hours after police found the body of a missing Connecticut mother, her husband was arrested and charged in connection with her death. Jessica Edwards, 30, was reported missing by her family on May 10, police said, a day after celebrating her... Read More.