Update: Man pleads guilty to hate crimes in car attack

U.S. 03/27/19, 15:01

The Latest on a man pleading guilty to federal hate crime charges in a deadly car attack at white nationalist rally in Virginia(all times local):4 p.m.A man convicted on state murder charges in a deadly car attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia has pleaded guilty to federal hate ...

Man convicted in car attack due in court for plea change

U.S. 03/27/19, 00:03

A man convicted on state murder charges in a deadly car attack on counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia is due in federal court for a change-of-plea hearing.James Alex Fields Jr., of Maumee, Ohio, was convicted in state court in December in the death of anti-racism activist Heather ...

Man convicted in Charlottesville attack plans to change plea

U.S. 03/26/19, 19:40

A man convicted in a deadly car attack on a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia is expected to change his plea to federal hate crime charges Wednesday. James Alex Fields Jr., of Maumee, Ohio, was convicted in state court in December in the death of anti-racism ...

Jury to resume deliberations on white nationalist’s sentence

U.S. 12/11/18, 00:39

A Virginia jury is set to resume deliberations on a sentencing recommendation for a man convicted of killing a woman and injuring dozens when he drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally.Jurors spent just under two hours Monday considering a sentence for James Alex Fields Jr. They ...

Jury deciding sentence for man who rammed rally protesters

U.S. 12/10/18, 16:09

Several people who were severely injured when a man drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally last year described devastating physical and psychological effects to a jury tasked with making a sentencing recommendation Monday. The man's lawyers argued he acted in self-defense and out of fear, and a ...

Update: Mom: White nationalist can’t silence daughter

U.S. 12/10/18, 12:38

The Latest on the sentencing of James Alex Fields Jr. for the murder of Heather Heyer (all times local):12:15 p.m.Susan Bro, center, mother of Heather Heyer, is escorted down the steps of the courthouse after a guilty verdict was reached in the trial of James Alex Fields Jr. (AP Photo/Steve ...

Jury to recommend sentence for white nationalist

U.S. 12/10/18, 04:01

The same jury that convicted a man of first-degree murder for driving his car into counterprotesters at a 2017 white nationalist rally will now decide his punishment.The jury in the trial of James Alex Fields Jr. will reconvene Monday to hear additional evidence and come up with a sentencing recommendation ...

Virginia city hopes to heal after man’s murder conviction

U.S. 12/08/18, 01:03

Civil rights activists in the city of Charlottesville, Virginia, are hoping the first-degree-murder conviction of a man who drove into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally will help heal their scarred community.FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail shows James Alex Fields Jr. (Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional ...

Update: Charlottesville hopes verdict will help healing

U.S. 12/07/18, 20:03

The latest on the first-degree-murder conviction of a man who drove his car into a group of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally (all times local):7:45 p.m.Charlottesville City Councilor Wes Bellamy says he hopes the guilty verdict in the trial of a man who drove his car into counterprotesters at ...

Jurors hear from crowd members in white nationalist trial

U.S. 12/03/18, 14:04

Jurors in the trial of a man who drove into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia heard from people in the crowd and a first-responder.News outlets report that Marissa Martin testified Monday at the trial of James Alex Fields Jr. about joining a group of ...

Chilling evidence of death shown in white nationalist trial

U.S. 11/30/18, 11:18

Jurors in the trial of a man who drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally have been shown chilling evidence of the death and injuries left behind.On Friday, a Charlottesville police detective methodically reviewed photographs of items found on the car driven by James ...

Jurors hear opening statements in trial of white nationalist

U.S. 11/29/18, 13:03

A jury has been told there is no dispute that a man on trial for killing a woman at a white nationalist rally plowed his car into a crowd of counterprotesters. The only question is: Did he intend to harm or kill people in the crowd or was he simply ...

Jury to hear opening statements in white nationalist trial

U.S. 11/29/18, 00:46

A jury is expected to hear conflicting versions of what happened during a deadly white nationalist rally in Virginia last year as an Ohio man accused of killing a woman and injuring dozens of others goes on trial.FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail shows ...

Update: Picking jury slowly in white nationalist trial

U.S. 11/26/18, 15:56

The Latest on the trial of an Ohio man accused of killing a woman during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville (all times local):3:55 p.m.Jury selection in the trial of an Ohio man accused of killing a woman during a white nationalist rally in Virginia has gotten off to a ...

Trial to begin for man charged in white nationalist rally

U.S. 11/26/18, 01:17

Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of an Ohio man accused of killing a woman during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last year.James Alex Fields Jr., of Maumee, Ohio, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer. Fields is accused of driving ...

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