Law and order

March 12, 2018 - 2:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors at the bribery trial of a former top aide to Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo have finished another day of deliberations after a second deadlock. The jurors wrote in a note Monday that they'd struck out after considering "the facts and the evidence with open minds." They...
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FILE - In this July 7, 2015, file photo, Marion Hugh "Suge" Knight sits for a hearing in his murder case in Superior Court in Los Angeles. Thaddeus Culpepper, an attorney who was indicted on witness-tampering charges has been dismissed from the murder case of rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight. (Patrick T. Fallon/Pool Photo via AP, File)
March 12, 2018 - 2:17 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An attorney who was indicted on witness-tampering charges was dismissed Monday from the murder case of rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight. Knight previously gave up his right to having a lawyer without potential conflicts of interest so he could keep Thaddeus Culpepper on his defense...
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March 12, 2018 - 12:54 pm
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A judge ruled Monday that a New Hampshire woman who won a Powerball jackpot worth nearly $560 million can keep her identity private, but not her hometown. Judge Charles Temple noted that the case's resolution rested on application of the state's Right-to-Know law, which governs...
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March 12, 2018 - 12:37 pm
GENEVA (AP) — Geneva regional prosecutors have made two arrests after opening a criminal investigation of a Swiss consulting firm that served as a conduit between Venezuela's state oil company and some of its biggest clients. A person familiar with the case says the Helsinge Inc. executives were...
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Authorities are investigating the scene in East Austin, Texas, after a teenager was killed and a woman was injured in the second Austin package explosion in the past two weeks Monday, March 12, 2018. Authorities say a package that exploded inside of an Austin home on Monday is believed to be linked to a deadly package sent to another home in Texas' capital city earlier this month. (Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP)
March 12, 2018 - 12:35 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on deadly package bombings in Austin, Texas (all times local): 11:35 a.m. Police say their investigation of deadly package bombings at two Austin homes will try to determine if a hate crime was involved because the victims in both cases were black. Police Chief Brian...
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March 12, 2018 - 12:31 pm
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police say they have arrested two Pakistani teenagers on suspicion of robbing tourists and passers-by at knifepoint near Greece's top tourist attraction, the ancient Acropolis Hill in Athens. The arrests announced Monday come days after six men, also of Pakistani origin...
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FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, file photo, Donald Trump Jr, the eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, speaks at a Global Business Summit in New Delhi. Trump Jr. and Texas hedge fund manager Gentry Beach have long claimed they’re just friends, but records obtained by The Associated Press show the president’s eldest son and the Republican donor have a previously undisclosed business relationship. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup, File)
March 12, 2018 - 11:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. has a previously undisclosed business relationship with a longtime hunting buddy who helped raise millions of dollars for his father's 2016 presidential campaign and has had special access to top government officials since the election, records obtained by The...
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March 12, 2018 - 11:06 am
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's 15 public universities are asking the state Legislature to delay voting on bills inspired by the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case, expressing concern about measures that would retroactively extend the time victims would have to file lawsuits and remove an immunity...
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This March 1968 photo provided by the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center shows students from Theodore Roosevelt High School stand behind a fence during a walkout in Los Angeles. Roosevelt High School was one of the participating schools in the East L.A. walkouts of 1968. Participants of a 1968 Los Angeles high school walkout over dropout rates, paddle beatings for speaking Spanish and other issues say they are hearing echoes of those protests in the voices of outraged students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where 17 people died in a mass shooting. (Devra Weber/La Raza Photograph collection/UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center via AP)
March 12, 2018 - 11:05 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Participants in a 1968 Los Angeles high school walkout to protest dropout rates and paddle beatings for speaking Spanish that ended up prompting a wave of Mexican-American youth activism say they hear echoes of their demonstrations in the voices of outraged students at...
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FILE- In this Oct. 27, 2017, file photo, actress Rose McGowan speaks at the inaugural Women's Convention in Detroit. A judge is scheduled to hear arguments Monday, March 12, 2018, on a request from McGowan to dismiss a charge of cocaine possession she faces in Virginia. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
March 12, 2018 - 9:12 am
LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — A judge is scheduled to hear arguments on a request from actress Rose McGowan to dismiss a charge of cocaine possession she faces in Virginia. McGowan's lawyers have suggested in court papers that the drugs may have been planted by agents hired by disgraced Hollywood producer...
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