Trials

FILE - This June 12, 2017, file photo shows former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano at a news conference at the Metropolitan Transportation Authority headquarters, in New York. Mangano and his wife, Linda, will be on trial in Central Islip beginning Monday March 12, 2017. The indictment charges that Mangano received bribes and kickbacks to help a businessman obtain guaranteed loans. Linda Mangano is charged with accepting a $450,000 no-show job at the businessman's restaurant and lying to federal investigators. Also on trial is John Venditto, a former Oyster Bay town supervisor. All three have pleaded not guilty to a 13-count indictment alleging extortion, bribery, fraud and obstruction. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
March 11, 2018 - 9:34 am
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A bribery trial is set to begin for a former suburban New York county executive, his wife and a former town supervisor. Ex-Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano and his wife, Linda, will be on trial beginning Monday. The case is one in a string that federal prosecutors...
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March 09, 2018 - 2:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors in the bribery trial of a former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo have gone home for the weekend after a sometimes rocky week of deliberations. The jury in Joseph Percoco's trial reviewed some portions of testimony Friday, the sixth day deliberating. They're due to...
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Jason Maloni, the spokesman for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, left, throws a Russian flag back at protester Bill Christeson, left with sign, after he threw it at Paul Manafort, right, while leaving Alexandria federal courthouse after an arraignment hearing in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, March 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
March 08, 2018 - 7:19 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman will face trial in Virginia before he faces trial in the District of Columbia. A federal judge in Alexandria on Thursday set a July 10 trial date for Paul Manafort. A grand jury there indicted Manafort on charges that he hid...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves Federal District Court, in Washington. Manafort is scheduled for arraignment on Friday, March 2, 2018, in a northern Virginia courthouse on charges including tax evasion and bank fraud. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
March 08, 2018 - 5:30 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman will face trial in Virginia before he faces trial in the District of Columbia. A federal judge in Alexandria on Thursday set a July 10 trial date for Paul Manafort. A grand jury there indicted Manafort on charges that he hid...
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March 08, 2018 - 12:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The nanny who fatally stabbed two children appeared to dispute a therapist's testimony in her murder trial. A lawyer for Yoselyn Ortega (YOH'-sih-lihn ohr-TAY'-guh) says she is too mentally ill to be responsible for the 2012 killing of 6-year-old Lucia and 2-year-old Leo Krim...
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Prosecutor Jakob Buch-Jepsen arrives at the courthouse where the trial of Danish inventor Peter Madsen, charged with murdering and dismembering Swedish journalist Kim Wall aboard his homemade submarine begins, in Copenhagen, Thursday, March 8, 2018. (Mads Claus Rasmussen/Ritzau Scanpix via AP)
March 08, 2018 - 12:19 pm
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish inventor accused of torturing and killing Swedish journalist Kim Wall during a private submarine trip before dismembering her body strongly denied killing her, asserting at his trial Thursday that she died accidentally because of a pressure problem in the...
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March 08, 2018 - 10:23 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Appeals judges at the International Criminal Court on Thursday upheld most of the convictions of a former Congolese vice president for interfering with witnesses during his war crimes trial, and ordered the original trial chamber to review his sentence. The appeals...
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March 08, 2018 - 7:38 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Appeals judges at the International Criminal Court on Thursday upheld most of the convictions of a former Congolese vice president for interfering with witnesses during his war crimes trial, and ordered the original trial chamber to review his sentence. The appeals...
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Prosecutor Jakob Buch-Jepsen, centre, arrives at the courthouse where the trial of Danish inventor Peter Madsen, charged with murdering and dismembering Swedish journalist Kim Wall aboard his homemade submarine begins, in Copenhagen, Thursday, March 8, 2018. (Mads Claus Rasmussen/Ritzau via AP)
March 08, 2018 - 6:12 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of Danish inventor Peter Madsen (all times local): 12 noon Jakob Buch-Jepsen, the prosecutor in the Danish murder trial of inventor Peter Madsen, says a psychiatric report of the 47-year-old Dane has concluded that he is an intelligent man "...
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Prosecutor Jakob Buch-Jepsen, centre, arrives at the courthouse where the trial of Danish inventor Peter Madsen, charged with murdering and dismembering Swedish journalist Kim Wall aboard his homemade submarine begins, in Copenhagen, Thursday, March 8, 2018. (Mads Claus Rasmussen/Ritzau via AP)
March 08, 2018 - 5:16 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of Danish inventor Peter Madsen (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Danish submarine builder Peter Madsen, who is accused of murdering Swedish journalist Kim Wall, has listened quietly with his fists closed as the prosecutor described in detail...
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