Law and order

June 07, 2018 - 3:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A onetime contestant on the TV reality show "Top Chef" has been arrested on charges he poisoned his Brooklyn neighbor's giant maple tree that's now in danger of dying. Prosecutors say Adam Harvey is due in court Friday after allegedly drilling holes into the trunk of the 60-year-old...
Read More
In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, reviewed by U.S. military officials, troops stand guard outside Camp Delta at the Guantanamo Bay detention center, in Cuba. The Pentagon has asked Congress to approve money for a new super-max prison unit to be designed with the understanding that prisoners will grow old and frail in custody, some perhaps still without being convicted of a crime. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
June 07, 2018 - 3:52 pm
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — A new dining hall for guards at the Guantanamo Bay detention center has a shimmering view of the Caribbean and a lifespan of 20 years. Barracks scheduled to start getting built next year are meant to last five decades. And the Pentagon has asked Congress to...
Read More
June 07, 2018 - 3:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A onetime contestant on reality show "Top Chef" has been arrested on charges he poisoned his neighbor's giant maple tree that's now in danger of dying. Prosecutors say Adam Harvey is due in court Friday after allegedly drilling holes into the trunk of the 60-year-old tree in...
Read More
FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, a sign on a building is shown at Google Inc. campus in Kirkland, Wash. Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-finance reporting requirements and enforcement procedures take effect. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
June 07, 2018 - 2:17 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Google stopped accepting political ads in Washington state Thursday, the same day changes to the state's campaign-finance reporting requirements and enforcement procedures took effect. The company took action days after state Attorney General Bob Ferguson sued the company, along with...
Read More
In this video frame grab Isauro Aguirre, left sits and listens to his sentence on Thursday, June 7, 2018, in Palmdale, Calif. Pearl Fernandez has been sentenced to life in prison and her boyfriend Aguirre, was sentenced to death in the killing of Fernandez's son an 8-year-old boy who prosecutors say was punished because the couple believed he was gay. (KTLA via AP, Pool)
June 07, 2018 - 2:12 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge sentenced a Southern California mother to life in prison Thursday and gave her boyfriend the death penalty in the "beyond animalistic" killing of the woman's 8-year-old son, who prosecutors say was punished because the couple believed he was gay. Los Angeles County...
Read More
June 07, 2018 - 2:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An actor who appeared in a YouTube crime show has been found stabbed to death in his Bronx apartment. Authorities say Tyrone Fleming was found dead around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Fleming played Tye Banga on "848," a web series with nearly 20,000 subscribers. Worried co-workers...
Read More
In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, reviewed by U.S. military officials, troops stand guard outside Camp Delta at the Guantanamo Bay detention center, in Cuba. The Pentagon has asked Congress to approve money for a new super-max prison unit to be designed with the understanding that prisoners will grow old and frail in custody, some perhaps still without being convicted of a crime. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
June 07, 2018 - 2:00 pm
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — A new dining hall for guards at the Guantanamo Bay detention center has a shimmering view of the Caribbean and a lifespan of 20 years. Barracks scheduled to start getting built next year are meant to last five decades. And the Pentagon has asked Congress to...
Read More
Alice Marie Johnson, left, and her daughter Katina Marie Scales wait to start a TV interview on Thursday, June 7, 2018 in Memphis, Tenn. Johnson, 63, whose life sentence was commuted by President Donald Trump thanked him on Thursday for "having mercy" and said reality TV star Kim Kardashian West saved her life. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz).
June 07, 2018 - 11:43 am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A woman whose life sentence was commuted by President Donald Trump thanked him on Thursday for "having mercy" and said reality TV star Kim Kardashian West saved her life. After flexing his clemency powers once again, Trump tweeted: "Good luck to Alice Johnson. Have a wonderful...
Read More
June 07, 2018 - 11:43 am
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have arrested four Iraqis suspected of membership in the Islamic State group, including one who is alleged to have carried out attacks that killed and wounded U.S. troops, officials said Thursday. The men were arrested Wednesday in the western cities of Dortmund and...
Read More
June 07, 2018 - 11:29 am
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The former head of New York's prestigious Dalton School is accused of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl in the 1980s. A lawsuit filed Thursday in Newark, New Jersey, accuses Gardner Dunnan of molesting the girl when she lived with Dunnan and his wife and worked as a family...
Read More

Pages