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  • Landlord convicted in fatal shooting of tenant

    An elderly southwest Florida landlord has been convicted of killing a tenant during a confrontation over unpaid rent. Collier County jurors rejected 79-year-old Javier Ortoll's self-defense claims and found him guilty Friday of second-degree murder. He...
  • Man not guilty of murder in killing of unarmed trespasser

    A Nevada man who was accused of murder after confronting two unarmed trespassers with a deadly barrage of gunfire at a vacant duplex he owns was found not guilty Friday of all charges in the latest case to test the boundaries of stand-your-ground self-...
  • Prosecutor: Judge makes errors in acquitting Ohio officer

    While acknowledging he can't appeal an acquittal, an Ohio prosecutor says a judge made serious errors before finding a Cleveland police officer not guilty in the deaths of two unarmed suspects, and he wants an appeals court to order the judge to correct...
  • Allentown killing involves derogatory remark, police say

    Allentown killing involves derogatory remark, police say
    An Allentown teen admitted to opening fire and killing a man who was walking with the teen's ex-girlfriend Thursday morning outside a convenience store, authorities said. Police said after a brief argument, Tyreek Aziz Muldrow, 18, got out of a...
  • The Latest: Holmes says depression drove him to kill

    5 p.m. (MDT) Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting have been sent home for the weekend after spending most of Friday listening to a videotaped interview of James Holmes by a state-appointed psychiatrist. District Attorney George Brauchler had...
  • Self-defense claim raised in Zimmerman shooting

    Self-defense claim raised in Zimmerman shooting
    SANFORD — The man accused of shooting at George Zimmerman will use a "stand your ground" defense in an attempt to clear himself, his lawyer said Friday. "That's a good look into the future," said Michael Lafay moments after a bond hearing for his...
  • Detective: Canada diplomat's son made threats after shootout

    A Miami detective testified Wednesday he was spit upon and threatened with violence by the teenage son of a prominent Canadian diplomat after an alleged drug-related shootout that killed the boy's older brother. Det. Rolando Garcia said at a hearing that...
  • Key police witness testifies in murder case of Canadian teen

    MIAMI After his older brother was shot to death in a marijuana drug-rip off, Canadian teen Marc Wabafiyebazu grew angry in a Miami police interview room, even threatening to shoot a detective. But by the time Marc was being driven to a juvenile jail, the...
  • Lawyer: Kayak death was accident after drinking, not murder

    A woman accused of killing her fiance on the Hudson River by sabotaging his kayak is a victim of an accident that occurred on the chilly water after they had a couple of drinks, her lawyer said Friday. Angelika Graswald pleaded not guilty Friday to...
  • Police arrest Annapolis man for park shooting

    Police arrest Annapolis man for park shooting
    Annapolis police on Thursday arrested a man wanted for a shooting in a city park. Demetrius Hawkins, 23, of Annapolis, was charged with attempted first-degree murder, first- and second-degree assault, reckless endangerment and use of a firearm in a...
  • Falcons release player accused of killing ex-girlfriend's dog

    An Atlanta Falcons player is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend's dog, Gwinnett County (Ga.) police said Friday afternoon. Within two hours, Prince Shembo was released from the team. Shembo, 23, has been charged with aggravated cruelty to animals, a...