Crime

Le Pen's party charged with alleged EU funds misuse

Dec 12, 2017

The party of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has been charged with allegedly misusing European Parliament funds to pay parliamentary aides who did political work for the National Front

Bangladesh questions family of man accused of NYC attack

Dec 12, 2017

Bangladesh counterterrorism officers are questioning the wife and other relatives of a man accused of carrying out a bomb attack in New York City's subway system

Oscar Pistorius bruised in a jail fight over telephone use

Dec 12, 2017

Olympian Oscar Pistorius, in jail for murdering his girlfriend, was bruised in an altercation with another inmate over telephone use, a South African prison spokesman confirmed Tuesday

Houston 18-year-old arrested on charges of trying to aid IS

Dec 12, 2017

A Houston 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with illegally distributing explosive-making information and attempting to support the Islamic State organization

Smoker arrested after yelling death threats on plane

Dec 12, 2017

Officials say a woman caught trying to smoke on a Southwest flight has been arrested after shouting she was going to kill everyone on the plane.

Federal appeals court considers kids' climate change lawsuit

Dec 12, 2017

A federal appeals court is weighing in on an unusual lawsuit by a group of young people who say the Trump administration is violating their constitutional rights by failing to address climate change

Charges: Turkish businessman exported US goods to Iran

Dec 12, 2017

Federal prosecutors allege a Turkish businessman helped illegally route Wisconsin-made outboard engines and boat generators to the Iranian navy

The Latest: Suspect's family heartbroken, saddened by attack

Dec 12, 2017

The family of a man accused of setting off a pipe bomb in a crowded New York City subway corridor says it's heartbroken and deeply saddened by the suffering the attack has caused

18-year-old gets plea deal in 2015 rape, killing of girl

Dec 12, 2017

An 18-year-old is pleading guilty to rape and murder in the 2015 death of a 12-year-old Utah girl he's accused of luring from her home with a story about a lost cat

'One of my nightmares': Pipe bomb attack hits in NYC subway

Dec 12, 2017

Authorities say a would-be suicide bomber inspired by Islamic State extremists strapped on a crude pipe bomb, slipped unnoticed into the nation's busiest subway system and set the device off at rush hour, injuring himself and three others