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Boy who was 12 when he fatally ran over his foster mother gets 2 years in custody

Marcia Grant had been a foster mother since 2016 and was considered a pillar of her community, police said.

Plea deal on table for Paul Pelosi attacker in state case

David DePape, convicted in federal court of breaking into Nancy Pelosi’s home and fracturing Paul Pelosi’s skull with a hammer, will explore the possibility of settling out of state court to avoid another trial.

Jury selection begins in actor Jonathan Majors’ domestic violence trial

The anticipated blockbuster career of the Marvel star has been sidelined after his March arrest on domestic assault charges in Manhattan.

Trial starts for two emergency responders facing manslaughter charges in Elijah McClain’s death

The defendants administered a fatal dose of ketamine that prosecutors on Wednesday called a "chemical restraint" with no medical purpose.

Feds: Indian government official ordered Sikh separatist to be killed in NYC

Nikhil Gupta, 52, is accused orchestrating the $100,000 murder-for-hire of a vocal critic of the Indian government — which was thwarted by U.S. law enforcement.

13 Sierra Leone military officers are under arrest for trying to stage a coup, a minister says

There have been political tensions in Sierra Leone since President Julius Maada Bio's reelection in a vote that the opposition has said was rigged in his favor.