25, May 2013 - Suspect in Iowa shooting will be returning
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — An attorney says a man arrested in Texas in connection with the shooting of an Iowa police officer won't fight extradition back to Iowa. Dean is accused of shooting a rifle at Sioux City Officer Kevin McCormick during a traffic stop on April 29.
25, May 2013 - Boston bombing suspect's hearing rescheduled
BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge has rescheduled a probable cause hearing for surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv).
25, May 2013 - Skechers class-action settlement OK'd by judge
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky -- A federal judge approved a $40 million class-action settlement Monday between Skechers USA Inc. and consumers who bought toning shoes after ads made unfounded claims that the footwear would help people lose weight and strengthen muscles. U.S. District Judge Thomas B. Russell in Louisville approved the deal, which covers more than 520,000 claims. About 1,000 people ...
25, May 2013 - Itasca Former DOC officer sentenced for having sexual relations with inmate
A former Minnesota Department of Corrections officer will spend the rest of his life on conditional release after he serves his prison sentence for having sexual relations with a female inmate at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Togo last November.
25, May 2013 - Escambia Brett Gerald asks judge to reconsider his sentence
The man who pleaded guilty to driving drunk and killing seven people in a crash wants the judge to reconsider his sentence.
25, May 2013 - Cook Chicago, Russian inmates to play online chess
Inmates in the Cook County jail are readying for an online chess match against inmates in Russia.
25, May 2013 - Opening expected in cartel money laundering case
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A multimillion-dollar horse racing and breeding operation run from an Oklahoma ranch was actually a front for a notorious Mexican cartel to launder millions of dollars in drug money, prosecutors alleged Tuesday at the beginning of a trial for five defendants charged in the scheme. Jose Trevino Morales, the younger brother of the suspected leader of the Zetas drug cartel, is ...
25, May 2013 - Judge limits suit against Catholic church over priest's kid porn
KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 15 (UPI) -- A judge has limited a lawsuit against the Catholic diocese of Kansas City, Mo., about a priest's creation of child pornography.
25, May 2013 - Patterson Arias trial postponed until next week
The next phase of the Jodi Arias murder trial was postponed Thursday and will continue next week.
25, May 2013 - Miami Florida governor steps up pace on signing death warrants
Gov. Rick Scott is signing death warrants at a pace rarely seen in Florida since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976. Scott already has signed five death warrants this year, including three in a recent span of less than four weeks. "I go through them and when people have exhausted their appeals and when they're finished with their clemency process, then I continue to move the process along ...
25, May 2013 - Taylorville Retired doctor competent to stand trial
Taylorville – A retired Taylorville doctor was rued competent to stand trail on federal charges.
25, May 2013 - Mobile Housekeeper gets 6 years in Montgomery County 'Ben' bust theft
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A housekeeper has been sentenced to six years in federal prison in the theft of a Benjamin Franklin bust stolen in Bryn Mawr and reportedly worth $3 million.