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  • After witness dies, Fort Wayne man's murder charge dropped

    Prosecutors dropped a murder charge against a Fort Wayne man Monday, one day before his trial was set to begin and after the death of a key witness in March. Charles Benson, 25, was to be tried beginning Tuesday for the fatal September shooting of 26-...
  • Novelist Ruth Rendell leaves behind dual legacy

    Novelist Ruth Rendell leaves behind dual legacy
    This week has seen many obituaries mourning the death at age 85 of Ruth Rendell, author of the popular Inspector Wexford mysteries. When asked in a 2013 Guardian interview how she'd like to be remembered, Rendell responded brusquely: "I don't really...
  • Trial starts for man charged with killing pregnant woman

    Jury selection is underway in the trial of a man charged with fatally shooting the mother of his unborn child on Cape Cod. The Cape Cod Times reports 12 jurors were picked Monday for the trial of 36-year-old Quoizel Wilson in Barnstable Superior Court....
  • Six Baltimore Police Officers Charged In Man's Death

    BALTIMORE — In a remarkably swift response to community demands for action, Baltimore's prosecutor announced criminal charges Friday against six Baltimore police officers who arrested and transported Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died...
  • Bail for youth who broke police-car window dramatically higher than that for officer charged with second-degree murder of Freddie Gray

    Bail for youth who broke police-car window dramatically higher than that for officer charged with second-degree murder of Freddie Gray
    Allen Bullock, the young man who helped smash the windows out of a police car last Saturday, is being held on $500,000 bail for one count of riot, two counts of malicious destruction of property over $1,000, two counts of rogue and vagabond, one count...
  • Frein lawyers seek end to use name, image in DA campaign

    Frein lawyers seek end to use name, image in DA campaign
    HARRISBURG — The man accused of shooting to death a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounding another asked a judge Friday to order the prosecutor to stop using his name or photo in campaign materials. Attorneys for Eric Frein requested an...
  • NY woman volunteered where police believe she killed fiance

    A woman accused of killing her fiance and falsely reporting he died in a kayaking accident volunteered as a gardener on the scenic Hudson River island where police say the crime happened. Angelika Graswald was charged with murder on Thursday, 11 days...
  • Plan set for next retrial in Circle K clerk murders case

    Plan set for next retrial in Circle K clerk murders case
    The five-year anniversary of the killings of two Greenacres convenience store clerks during a robbery arrived recently with the case still unresolved. But Friday, tentative plans emerged for yet another attempt at a trial. Palm Beach Circuit Court...
  • Frein lawyers seek end to use of name, image in DA campaign

    The man accused of shooting to death a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounding another asked a judge Friday to order the prosecutor to stop using his name or photo in campaign materials. Attorneys for Eric Frein requested an injunction to prevent Pike...
  • A chance meeting, and a prison confession, create a murder mystery

    A chance meeting, and a prison confession, create a murder mystery
    While serving life sentences in the Okaloosa Correctional Institution, two felons from Orange County struck up a conversation. James Bedsole and Justin Sarsfield wondered if they knew any of the same people. They did — Chad Brickey. He's the...
  • Prosecutors: Judge could consider lesser offense for officer

    A judge could consider lesser charges against a policeman for his role in the fatal shootings of two unarmed people in a car in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire, according to a motion filed Friday by prosecutors, who insisted they've proved their...