Update: Prosecutor says Chicago officers violated trust

U.S. 11/27/18, 13:04

The Latest on the trial in the alleged Chicago police cover-up of the fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local):12 p.m.A prosecutor says three Chicago police officers violated public trust by trying to cover up what happened when a white officer fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald.Attorneys ...

Trial starts for Hong Kong businessman in bribery case

World 11/25/18, 09:09

The New York trial of a prominent Hong Kong businessman charged in a United Nations-linked bribery conspiracy is set to begin.Jury selection starts Monday for the trial of Dr. Chi Ping Patrick Ho.Ho was arrested a year ago on charges accusing him of paying bribes so a Chinese energy conglomerate ...

Likely El Chapo trial witness pleads guilty in Chicago

U.S. 11/09/18, 19:10

A former top lieutenant to Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman and likely witness at the Mexican drug lord's New York trial has pleaded guilty to trafficking conspiracy in Chicago, saying in a plea agreement unsealed Friday that he will cooperate with prosecutors in hopes of a reduced sentence and protection from ...

Ex-Texas Rep. Steve Stockman gets 10 years for conspiracy

U.S. 11/07/18, 14:49

Disgraced former Texas Congressman Steve Stockman will serve 10 years in federal prison for conspiring to bilk at least $775,000 from conservative foundations that intended the donations for charities and voter education.Stockman was convicted in April on 23 of 24 counts, including mail and wire fraud, conspiracy and money laundering. ...

Judge: Conspiracy charges stand against Chicago officers

U.S. 11/06/18, 10:21

A judge has refused to dismiss the case against three Chicago police officers accused of participating in a cover-up surrounding the fatal police shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.Cook County Judge Domenica Stephenson ruled Monday. The bench trial should start as scheduled Nov. 26.Former Detective David March listens during a ...

Michel Platini files lawsuit in France in FIFA case

Soccer 10/12/18, 10:10

Convinced he was the victim of a plot, former UEFA president Michel Platini has filed a lawsuit in France in a bid to prove that former FIFA officials conspired to get him banned from soccer.Platini's communications team told The Associated Press on Friday that the former France great has filed ...

Grand jury indicts Detroit councilman on bribery charges

U.S. 10/04/18, 09:22

A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted a Detroit city councilman on corruption charges tied to $15,000 in bribes and free auto body work solicited and accepted from a business owner in return for help on a property issue.The U.S. Attorney's office in Detroit said Gabe Leland faces one count ...

Latest: Woman: Police missed body, baby in searches

U.S. 09/25/18, 13:37

The Latest on the trial of William Hoehn, who is charged with conspiracy in the killing of a pregnant woman whose baby was cut from her womb (all times local):11:45 a.m.A North Dakota woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor by cutting the baby from her womb says police missed ...

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