Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney filed a lawsuit Wednesday gainst Michigan State University and the US Olympic Committee Wednesday, alleging the two institutions “failed to properly investigate, discipline” the Michigan sports doctor convicted of possessing child pornography and assaulting gymnasts.
A lawyer for a Ukrainian oligarch charged in an international bribery case says an Austrian court has put his client’s extradition on hold.
The man known as the “Godfather of Grass” is facing prison time after admitting his involvement in a marijuana operation in Kentucky nearly a decade ago.
A former journalist who admitted cyber stalking an ex-girlfriend and terrorizing Jewish groups with bomb threats has been sentenced in New York to five years in prison.
A medical examiner on Wednesday was working to determine whether the apparent remains of a young child found buried in the backyard of a Cleveland home were those of a missing 5-year-old boy.
The family of one of the men found shot and buried on a Pennsylvania farm is blaming the parents of one of the killers, alleging they let their mentally ill son have access to guns.
A New York City man who spent more than 25 years behind bars for rape and robbery has been set free.
A 37-year-old woman convicted of causing her fiance’s drowning death during a kayak outing on the Hudson River is being released from prison.
The Latest on charges against a former Michigan state trooper in the death of a 15-year-old Detroit boy (all times local): 12:50 p.m.
Authorities say a man dragged a Florida police officer with his car for a half-mile and led other officers on a high-speed chase that ended in his capture.
Attorneys in a lawsuit filed against a New Hampshire prep school by the parents of a teen who was sexually assaulted in 2014 during a game of sexual contest are in settlement negotiations.
A former Michigan State Police trooper has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle after being shot with the officer’s stun gun.
A 5-year-old Chicago boy who was shot in the face last year while walking down a street accidently shot himself in the hand Tuesday, police say.
Police in Columbia, South Carolina, are thankful for local residents who stepped in to assist an officer during a difficult arrest on Thursday.
A Florida man has been sentenced to three consecutive life sentences for repeatedly raping a 3-year-old boy and sharing images of the abuse.
Chicago police say a 5-year-old boy who was shot in the face in a drive-by shooting last year has accidentally shot himself in the hand.
Jurors have resumed deliberations at the U.S. trial of three former South American soccer officials accused of taking millions of dollars in bribes.
A former California high school student has told police he will “no longer lie” to cover for an English teacher facing charges for alleged booze-filled sex romps with a minor after the woman reportedly said he “had ruined her life.”
A jury is set to begin deliberations in the trial of a Turkish banker accused of helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions and launder billions of dollars in oil revenue.
Tad Cummins, a former Tennessee teacher, lawyer claimed police and his wife “coerced” him to admit he had a sexual relationship with the teen student he ran away with earlier this year.