Crime

In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Genene Jones appears in court at a hearing for a speedy trial in San Antonio, Texas. A Texas prosecutor said the imprisoned former nurse who authorities believe could be responsible for the deaths of up to 60 children has confessed in the past to killing children in her care. Bexar County prosecutor Jason Goss revealed the confessions during Wednesday's hearing. (Bob Owen/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)
April 19, 2018 - 3:51 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A Texas prosecutor says an imprisoned former nurse who authorities believe could be responsible for the deaths of up to 60 children has confessed in the past to killing children in her care. Bexar (bayr) County prosecutor Jason Goss revealed the confessions Wednesday during a...
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FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows Marcus Hutchins, a British cybersecurity expert during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Hutchins once hailed as a hero for stopping the WannaCry computer virus that crippled computers worldwide will be in federal court in Milwaukee, Thursday, April 19, 2018, to try to weaken a criminal case against him by having his post-arrest statements tossed. Prosecutors filed charges against Hutchins last year, alleging he distributed a malicious software called Kronos to steal banking passwords from unsuspecting computer users. Hutchins pleaded not guilty to the charges in August. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
April 19, 2018 - 1:44 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A British cybersecurity expert once hailed as a hero for stopping a computer virus will be in federal court in Milwaukee to try to weaken a criminal case against him by having his post-arrest statements tossed. Prosecutors filed charges against 23-year-old Marcus Hutchins last year...
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President Donald Trump walks across the tarmac to greet members of the military and their families upon his arrival at Naval Air Station Key West on Air Force One in Key West, Fla., Thursday, April 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
April 19, 2018 - 1:42 pm
PALM BEACH, Florida (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 1:20 p.m. President Donald Trump says a briefing he received on anti-drug trafficking efforts provided a "great education." Trump traveled to Key West, Florida, on Thursday for an update from the Joint Interagency...
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April 19, 2018 - 1:05 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina sheriff suspended this week after being charged with misconduct in office and obstruction of justice has pleaded not guilty. Suspended Greenville County Sheriff Will Lewis was arraigned Thursday and was given a bond that does not require him to post any...
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FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo., about allegations related to an extramarital affair with his hairdresser. Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley said Tuesday, April 17, 2018, he believes there's enough evidence to bring a criminal charge and pursue impeachment of Gov. Eric Greitens for allegedly using a charity donor list for political purposes. (J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File)
April 19, 2018 - 11:43 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis judge on Thursday rejected a request from Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens to dismiss a felony criminal indictment against him, but sanctioned prosecutors for failing to turn over evidence as soon as they should have. Greitens was indicted in February on a charge of invasion...
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April 19, 2018 - 7:23 am
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — Five people have been arrested in the shooting death of a teen at an apartment complex in South Carolina. Sumter police spokeswoman Tonya McGirt said in a news release that 21-year-old Jaelon Markell Jackson of Columbia turned himself in Wednesday night. Jackson is charged with...
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April 19, 2018 - 6:48 am
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Two people have died and five others have been hurt in a shooting in western North Carolina. Asheville police spokeswoman Christina Hallingse said in a news release that officers were called to a home around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. Hallingse says 32-year-old Erica Nichelle...
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April 19, 2018 - 6:27 am
FORT DIX, N.J. (AP) — The pharmaceutical-industry entrepreneur vilified for jacking up the price of a life-saving drug has been placed in a low-security federal prison in New Jersey. Martin Shkreli was moved Tuesday from the Brooklyn Metropolitan Detention Center in New York to the Federal...
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April 19, 2018 - 6:26 am
MONROE, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana say a woman came home to discover a naked stranger in her tub, eating her Cheetos while taking a bath. A Monroe police affidavit says 29-year-old Evelyn Washington was arrested on burglary and property damage charges. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that...
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CORRECTS TYPO OF CITY NAME - Former Malaysian strongman Mahathir Mohamad smiles during an interview with Associated Press at his office in Putrajaya, Malaysia Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Mahathir says a wave of change is evident among rural ethnic Malays and a 30 percent swing from the bloc's traditional support for the government would be enough to secure the opposition victory in next month's elections. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
April 19, 2018 - 5:15 am
PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian opposition leader Mahathir Mohamad said Wednesday that huge rallies indicate some of the ruling coalition's traditional Malay supporters are now favoring the opposition and a change of government is possible in next month's elections. Mahathir, one of Asia's...
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