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Mexican citizen executed in Texas for killings of wife, kids

Thursday  06:25,   15 november 2018

A Mexican citizen on death row in Texas was executed Wednesday night for the sledgehammer killings of his wife and two children more than 26 years ago. Roberto Moreno Ramos was condemned for the 1992 deaths of his 42-year-old wife Leticia,... >>>

Shorter Sentences, More Judicial Leeway: What the Criminal Justice Bill Would Do

Thursday  04:35,   15 november 2018

A bipartisan proposal endorsed by President Trump to overhaul federal prison and sentencing laws would have its greatest effect on future prison... >>>

Father of man arrested in Rochester woods warned police, documents show

Wednesday  23:45,   14 november 2018

The father of a man arrested this week during a standoff in the woods behind a Walmart in Rochester called police to warn them his son was "talking crazy," according to court... >>>

Cases of Wagner family accused in Ohio murders take years to prosecute, cost taxpayers thousands of dollars

Wednesday  09:10,   14 november 2018

Officials expect prosecuting the Wagner family members charged with the brutal shooting deaths of their eight friends will take several... >>>

El Chapo’s Defense: He Was Framed by Vast Conspiracy

Wednesday  05:35,   14 november 2018

A lawyer for Joaquín Guzmán Loera argued his client is not the mastermind behind the murderous Sinaloa cartel as prosecutors claim, but “a... >>>

Waukegan father of 'possessed' daughter found unfit for child endangerment trial

Wednesday  04:00,   14 november 2018

A man charged along with his wife for allegedly confining their 10-year-old daughter to a Waukegan basement because they believed she was demonically possessed has been found unfit for trial. Randy Swopes, 48, will be transferred to a secure... >>>

Sex trafficking case dropped against ex-death row inmate

Wednesday  03:45,   14 november 2018

Sex trafficking charges in Hawaii have been dismissed against a former death row inmate from Delaware. U.S. prosecutors dropped a 10-count indictment against Isaiah McCoy. A judge approved the dismissal Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, and McCoy walked out... >>>

Man seeking stolen drug paraphernalia crashes into courthouse, police say

Wednesday  01:20,   14 november 2018

A man was arrested after he drove his pickup truck into a courthouse in Mississippi. The Gulfport Police Department said in a news release that Keith Cavalier, 28, told officers he intentionally crashed into the Harrison County Courthouse early... >>>

Police: Indiana woman reported husband's death days after killing him

Tuesday  18:55,   13 november 2018

Montgomery County deputies found Billy Ridenour, 62, dead in a Crawfordsville home early Monday, authorities... >>>

NY El Chapo trial prompts intense security

Tuesday  18:30,   13 november 2018

10:20 a.m.The notorious Mexican drug lord known as "El Chapo" is being tried in New York City amid intense security measures. The wife of defendant Joaquin Guzman (wah-KEEN' gooz-MAHN') entered a Brooklyn courthouse on Tuesday to watch opening... >>>

Andrews man gets 30-year sentence in arson incident that led to death, revenge killing

Monday  23:40,   12 november 2018

An Andrews man has been convicted of conspiracy and arson and sentenced to 30 years in prison in connection with a fire that killed a 12-year-old boy, according to a news release from Fifteenth Circuit Solicitor Jimmy... >>>

Jail Inmate On The Loose After Climbing Over Gate

Monday  19:30,   12 november 2018

Raymond Aguero, 28, was in jail on charges of unlawful carry of a weapon, driving while intoxicated, and burglary of a... >>>

Woman accused of killing sister, mother in Virginia home and staging crime scene as murder-suicide

Sunday  22:55,   11 november 2018

A woman killed her sister and her mother last year and staged the crime scene in the Virginia home to look like a murder-suicide, authorities say. Megan Hargan was arrested on Friday in West Virginia in connection with the deaths of 23-year-old... >>>

Who Is Michael Gargiulo? New Details On The Serial Killer Charged With The 2001 Murder Of Ashton Kutcher's Girlfriend

Wednesday  17:47,   07 november 2018

Who is Michael Gargiulo? The accused serial killer has been charged with the murder of no fewer than three women, including 22-year-old Ashley Ellerin, who was romantically linked to a young Ashton Kutcher at the time of her death in 2001.... >>>

Man sentenced to 354 years in prison in highway shootings

Wednesday  07:40,   07 november 2018

A man who randomly shot at motorists in two central California counties over a two-month span was sentenced to 354 years to life in prison.Jorge Gracia was sentenced Monday by a Fresno judge, the Fresno Bee... >>>