STRESSRELIEFNEWSLETTER.COM: Latest News of The Hour 02:56 2019-10-13

Family of US citizen imprisoned in Lebanon pleads for his release: ‘This is a cry for help’

A New Hampshire family is pleading for President Trump to secure their father’s safe return from Lebanon, where he is being detained without charges ...

Family of US citizen imprisoned in Lebanon pleads for his release: ‘This is a cry for help’

Source: foxnews.com

A Lebanese official says a U.S. permanent resident imprisoned for years in Iran is free and on his way to Lebanon BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese official says a U.S. permanent resident imprisoned for years in Iran is free and on his way to Lebanon. The post A Lebanese ...
13:14 2019-06-11

US resident imprisoned in Iran suggests release served to de-escalate tensions Nizar Zakka denied reports his release was part of a wider deal after arriving in his native Lebanon A Lebanese man who had been imprisoned in Iran f...
02:14 2019-06-12

Britain's Johnson, in talks with Iran's Rouhani, urges release of imprisoned dual nationals British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called for the immediate release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and other dual nationals imprisoned in Iran during...
07:14 2019-09-25

Family of Loujain al-Hathloul fight to free imprisoned Saudi activist Relatives hope raising awareness in the US can help end detention of Hathloul who battled the ban on women driving When Lina al-Hathloul learned her ...
08:28 2019-07-14

Iran judiciary spokesman says court agrees to release US permanent resident imprisoned for years to Lebanese officials TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran judiciary spokesman says court agrees to release US permanent resident imprisoned for years to Lebanese officials. The post ...
10:28 2019-06-11

19 Of Freedom Fighter's Family Excluded From Assam Citizen List The names of 19 members of the family of a freedom fighter were allegedly left out of the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, accordi...
21:28 2019-09-02

Sahitya Akademi Awardee, Martyr's Family Excluded From Assam Citizen List Sahitya Akademi awardee Durga Khatiwada along with the family members of Baijyanti Devi, the first woman martyr of Assam Agitation, have been exclude...
01:42 2019-07-01

Lawyer for R Kelly pleads for release on health grounds Steve Greenberg also complains that the R&B singer can be visited in prison by only one of his ‘lady friends’ at a timeA lawyer for R Kelly is callin...
14:56 2019-10-01

Lebanon Dispatch: Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging i...
20:28 2019-05-21

Mother of murdered New York girl pleads for state to block release of daughter’s killer The mother of a 16-year-old girl who was brutally murdered in 1980 is urging a New York parole board to reconsider its decision to release her daught...
09:00 2019-06-05

Dulce Maria Alavez's family pleads for help finding 5-year-old New Jersey girl Investigators continue to search for a 5-year-old girl who was lured away from a local park in New Jersey earlier this week and the reward for inform...
10:42 2019-09-20

From Miami With Love: The Beckham’s Release A New Family Portrait Victoria and David posted a photograph of themselves and their brood with captions that told their combined 80 million followers what a brilliant tim...
11:14 2019-06-03

No Word On Mehbooba Mufti's Release, Family Says Not Allowed To Meet Two former Chief Ministers of Jammu and Kashmir - Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti - have been in police custody for nearly a month and sources say t...
17:28 2019-08-27

UN Asks Australia To Release Tamil Family Fighting Deportation The UN has asked the Australian government to release the Tamil family, fighting deportation to Sri Lanka, from offshore detention into a "community ...
11:00 2019-10-02

Jailed Saudi activist rejects deal to deny torture for release, says family Jailed Saudi women's rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul has rejected a release deal that would have granted her freedom in exchange for denying repo...
18:56 2019-08-14

Jailed Saudi activist ‘offered release in return for denying torture,’ family says Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul has rejected a proposal to secure her release from prison in exchange for a video stateme...
02:28 2019-08-14

Escaped prisoner took Lyft ride to family’s house days before release: cops A prisoner who was just a week away from being released escaped from a minimum security lockup in North Carolina — but gave himself away by tak...
00:56 2019-08-14

Peter Gotti, Gambino crime family mobster, says he's sorry, seeks release from prison Peter Gotti, who took over after Gambino mob boss John Gotti, seeks compassionate release from prison. He says he's sick and wants to live in Qu...
20:00 2019-07-05

Fortaleza Ozama, Where Columbus Was Imprisoned for Being a Tyrant The language and culture of many of the Caribbean islands reflects four centuries of Spain’s presence in the region... ...
05:14 2019-07-23

Contents of home of imprisoned racecar driver up for sale LEAWOOD, Kan. (AP) — The contents of the suburban Kansas City home of a pro racecar driver imprisoned for running an illegal $2 billion payday loan o...
18:14 2019-06-13

Reporters in Turkey adopt a new beat: Imprisoned journalists Three years ago, a failed coup in Turkey led to a media crackdown. Since then, journalists have banded together to document the cases of reporters im...
18:42 2019-07-15

| Six Shi'ites dead in Nigeria clashes over imprisoned leader At least six Shi'ite Muslim protesters were killed in clashes with Nigerian police in the capital Abuja, witnesses said, the latest deadly violence o...
20:14 2019-07-23

Government confirms Iran to free imprisoned Lebanese man BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s Foreign Ministry says Iran has agreed to release a Lebanese man who has been imprisoned there since 2015. In a statemen...
18:14 2019-06-04

Nicaragua frees 56 imprisoned protest leaders under new amnesty law Nicaragua said on Tuesday it had released 56 political prisoners under a new law that frees people who were arrested in recent anti-government protes...
22:14 2019-06-11

People Of Kashmir "Imprisoned" In Their Own Homes On Eid: Sitaram Yechury CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday alleged that the people of Kashmir have been kept "imprisoned" in their own homes and warned the g...
10:28 2019-08-12

Nigerian military, Shiite protesters clash over imprisoned cleric Nigerian security forces resorted to violence this week to end Shiite Muslim protests in Abuja. Tensions are high after at least eight people were ki...
16:56 2019-07-24

Turkey Frees American NASA Scientist Imprisoned for 2 Years The scientist, Serkan Golge, 39, a Turkish-American citizen, was arrested while visiting his family in southern Turkey in 2016. His wife confirmed th...
20:56 2019-05-29

Giuliani consulted on Ukraine with imprisoned Paul Manafort via a lawyer The president’s attorney is promoting a narrative that the real story of 2016 is not Russian interference to elect Trump, but Ukrainian efforts to su...
11:14 2019-10-03

Imprisoned Nigeria's Shiite leader granted medical leave Nigeria's imprisoned Shiite leader Ibrahim Zakzaky has been granted permission to travel to India for medical treatment, a spokesman confirmed to CNN...
21:56 2019-08-05

Nizar Zakka: Iran frees US resident imprisoned for espionage Nizar Zakka, a US permanent resident and Lebanese businessman, said his incarceration in Iran was a case of "kidnapping." Although the US sent well-w...
03:42 2019-06-12

Cancer Recurs for Navy Veteran Imprisoned in Iran, Diplomats Say Michael R. White, a California man arrested in Iran last year, had a cancerous lesion removed by Iranian doctors. “I am afraid he will die there,” hi...
01:28 2019-09-01

De'Von Bailey's family calls his death 'wholly unjustified' after Colorado Springs police release bodycam footage The bodycam footage from the Colorado Springs Police Department shows De'Von Bailey, 19, running from two officers before being shot in the back...
21:14 2019-08-16

Canada's Trudeau exonerates Cree chief wrongly imprisoned in 1885 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who has been criticized by some indigenous communities, on Thursday apologized and posthumously exonerated a ...
00:14 2019-05-24

El Salvador takes aim at imprisoned gang leaders ability to make calls It will be much harder for El Salvador's prison population, including gang leaders, to communicate with those on the outside after the government on ...
07:28 2019-06-22

Teen’s strep throat infection causes rare psychiatric condition: 'He’s imprisoned in his own mind' A 15-year-old British teen who suffered from a throat infection in June has since developed a rare psychiatric condition that causes involuntary outb...
23:42 2019-09-24

Wife of American Imprisoned in Iran Cites ASAP Rocky in Plea for Trump’s Help “I believe the ordeal of my husband and other unjust detention cases deserve the same level of attention,” said Hua Qu. Her husband has been imprison...
21:00 2019-08-08

Philadelphia man John Miller wrongly imprisoned for murder walks free after 21 years A Philadelphia man who spent 21 years behind bars for a murder he did not commit finally walked free this week, according to a new report. John Mille...
18:28 2019-08-01

Andrew Yang vows mass pardon to all imprisoned for nonviolent marijuana offenses Entrepreneur and Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang told a crowd in New Hampshire on Friday that he would pardon every prison inmate convi...
02:56 2019-08-17

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian Imprisoned in Iran, Has Been Moved to a Psychiatric Ward The husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian woman who has been in jail in Iran for more than three years, says she has been moved to ...
17:14 2019-07-17

Senior North Korea official thought imprisoned by Kim Jong Un pictured at concert with dictator A senior North Korean official who was involved in denuclearization talks with President Trump enjoyed a concert with dictator Kim Jong Un, state med...
05:14 2019-06-03

Woman Imprisoned For Killing Pregnant Girlfriend Of Chicago Bears Pro Bowler Asks For Murder Conviction To Be Tossed One of Chicagoland’s great murder mysteries, the one surrounding the 2007 killing of Rhoni Reuter, the pregnant girlfriend of ex–Chicago Bear Shaun G...
10:28 2019-10-03

Netflix will release 44 new original movies and shows in July – here’s the full release schedule When it comes to Netflix’s new original movies and shows set to premiere in July, we have good news and bad news. The bad news is that in terms...
15:42 2019-06-20

Florida woman becomes US citizen at age 103 MIAMI (AP) — A Florida woman has become a U.S. citizen at the age of 103. Miami-Dade Commissioner Jean Monestime says Andrea Joseph took the oath of ...
21:28 2019-06-17

Another Canadian Citizen Has Been Arrested in China Chinese authorities detained another Canadian citizen last week in the eastern city of Yantai, further raising diplomatic tensions between the two na...
17:42 2019-07-15

Are You a Citizen? The Trump Census Controversy, Explained When Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced in March 2018 that he was adding a question about U.S. citizenship to the next full U.S. head count, it...
19:56 2019-06-27

MMA legend Anderson Silva becomes US citizen: 'this is my country now' Brazilian mixed martial arts legend Anderson “Spider” Silva was sworn in as a United States citizen Tuesday, proudly saying afterward: “This is my co...
16:28 2019-07-24

Young man caught posing as senior citizen to fly to US A 32-year-old man was detained at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi while attempting to pass through security with a fake passport cla...
21:42 2019-09-10

All You Need To Know About SBI Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS), meant for people above the age of 60, offers an interest rate of 8.6 per cent per annum. An individual can open...
19:00 2019-07-20

ICE releases US citizen, 18, wrongfully detained for over 3 weeks HOUSTON — A U.S.-born 18-year-old was released from immigration custody Tuesday after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks. Francisco ...
11:00 2019-07-24

App allows citizen scientists to track monarch butterfly migration If you've ever pulled out your phone to take a picture of a butterfly, researchers want your help. A team from the University of Maine is using ...
22:28 2019-08-16

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler becomes a Canadian citizen Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler says he had to wear a denim "Canadian tuxedo" and assured fans that Mounties are real in a social media post announci...
08:00 2019-07-10

Are You a Citizen? The Trump Census Question on Trial: QuickTake When U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced in March 2018 that he was adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census, it triggered leg...
16:28 2019-07-11

Dancing With the Stars' Peta Murgatroyd Becomes a U.S. Citizen: ''I Don't Take This Lightly'' New Zealand-born and Australian Dancing With the Stars professional dancer, Peta Murgatroyd, just reached a new milestone in her life. The 33-year-...
06:14 2019-10-10

1,000 Tribunals To Be Set Up In Assam For Citizen List Appeals: Officials The Centre will help the Assam government in setting up 1,000 foreigners tribunals by July 31 when the final list of National Register of Citizens (N...
14:56 2019-06-02

How cities can leverage citizen data while protecting privacy India is on a path with dual — and potentially conflicting — goals related to the use of citizen data. To improve the efficiency their municipal s...
08:00 2019-09-25

Good nature: citizen science trips and holidays in the UK Passionate about wildlife and nature? These surveys and activities offer volunteers a close-up of our fauna and flora while helping to safeguard the ...
08:00 2019-08-23

Concern for Australian citizen jailed without charge in Vietnam Van Kham Chau, 70, has been held for six months on treason charges and denied a lawyerHuman rights groups and relatives have expressed concern for th...
12:14 2019-07-23

Lebanon's Hezbollah says U.S.-Iran war in region unlikely Lebanon's Hezbollah said on Friday that a regional war between Washington and Tehran had become unlikely as the United States knows it would pay a he...
23:42 2019-05-31

Dom Joly’s foodie tour of Lebanon The comedian spent his childhood in Lebanon and fell in love with its cuisine. Returning to tour the country’s mountains, he finds the food as good a...
11:56 2019-06-09

Lebanon PM: US sanctions won't affect government Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said on Wednesday that U.S. sanctions targeting Hezbollah MPs moved in a "new direction" from existing measure...
17:42 2019-07-10

Former Pa. scoutmaster, citizen of the year focus of inquiry into decades of sex abuse Chambersburg, Pa., business leader, ex-scoutmaster C.Q. Smith was the focus of a grand jury inquiry into sex abuse.       &...
20:56 2019-08-28

Released From Jail Ahead Of Assam Citizen List, 'Foreigners' On What Next Ahead of the publication of the National Register of Citizens in Assam, at least a dozen people who have been declared foreigners have been released ...
21:42 2019-08-27

Texas-born US citizen released from ICE custody after being detained for 3 weeks A Texas-born U.S. citizen was released Tuesday from Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody after being wrongfully detained for more than three w...
15:28 2019-07-24

Victoria earmarks AU$53m for digital service delivery and citizen engagement The state Budget is also prioritising ambulance radio upgrades, acute healthcare through initiatives such as a digital patient records system, and a ...
19:14 2019-05-27

Fall music preview: Madonna, Global Citizen Festival and more The boroughs are alive with the sound of music in the coming months. Here are The Post’s picks for concerts and album releases to check out thi...
00:56 2019-09-07

Canada says another citizen detained in China amid diplomatic tensions A Canadian citizen has been detained in the Chinese city of Yantai, a Canadian government spokesman said on Saturday, an incident that comes amid chi...
03:28 2019-07-14

China detains another Canadian citizen amid diplomatic tension A Canadian citizen has been detained in China, Canada's government has said. It comes amid a period of tense diplomatic relations between the two cou...
02:56 2019-07-14

"Citizen Journalism Under Threat": Magsaysay Winner Ravish - Highlights Ravish Kumar won the award for "harnessing journalism to give voice to the voiceless" and his "unfaltering commitment to a professional, ethical jour...
09:42 2019-09-06

Canadian citizen detained in China as row continues over Huawei chief Beijing arrests Canadian citizen on drug-related charges amid diplomatic crisis, following detention of Meng WanzhouA Canadian citizen detained in Ch...
19:00 2019-07-15

Florida senior citizen fights alligator to rescue dog: reports A 75-year-old Florida man rescued his daughter’s dog from the jaws of an 8-foot alligator last week by kicking the reptile in the snout, reports said...
05:42 2019-07-16

Mexico to deport U.S. citizen suspected of supporting 'violent jihad' Mexican authorities arrested a U.S. citizen suspected of supporting militant Islamists in an example of Mexico's security cooperation with the United...
00:00 2019-08-17

Fall concert preview: Madonna, Global Citizen Festival and more The boroughs are alive with the sound of live music in the coming months. Here are The Posts picks for concerts to check out this fall: Madonna ̶...
11:14 2019-09-06

Check out the wild lineup for this year's Global Citizen Festival New Yorkers and other citizens of the world, get ready to rock for a cause. The headliners for this year's Global Citizen Festival, which will be hel...
19:56 2019-07-31

Naturalized U.S. citizen charged with becoming ISIS sniper and weapons instructor A 42-year-old Brooklyn, New York man has been charged with providing and attempting to provide material support – including training, services and pe...
20:56 2019-07-19

A U.S. Citizen Detained in Vietnam Could Face the Death Penalty for Subversion A U.S. citizen, detained in Vietnam on charges of “attempting to overthrow the state,” is expected to face trial at the end of this month...
16:42 2019-06-11

Congress To Help Indians Missing From Assam Citizen List: Sushmita Dev Congress leader Sushmita Dev alleged that the names of some "genuine Indian citizens" had been excluded from the final list of National Register of C...
11:56 2019-09-01

Tunisian radio stations: French citizen killed in stabbing Two Tunisian radio stations reported on Monday that a French citizen was killed and a soldier injured in a stabbing incident in the city of Bizerte i...
14:14 2019-10-14

Senior citizen shooter had beef over younger caretaker: report The 80-year-old man who killed a man when he opened fire at a senior-living facility Thursday was enraged at the victim because of a feud over a car...
07:42 2019-10-05

Lebanon’s Nasrallah says his group has no missile factories BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s Hezbollah leader has rejected what he calls U.S. conditions for mediating a border and maritime dispute with Israel. Ha...
00:42 2019-06-01

Hezbollah says it has downed Israeli drone over Lebanon Israel confirms drone loss while claiming an Iran-backed Shia militia fired rockets towards Israel from SyriaHezbollah has claimed it shot down an Is...
12:00 2019-09-09

U.S. sanctions on Hezbollah are an 'assault' on Lebanon: Berri New U.S. sanctions against Hezbollah, including two Lebanese lawmakers, amount to an assault on the country and its parliament, Speaker Nabih Berri s...
13:00 2019-07-10

Hezbollah: New sanctions widen U.S. assault on Lebanon Lebanon's Hezbollah said on Thursday that new U.S. sanctions against three of its officials, including two MPs, have widened Washington's assault on ...
16:42 2019-07-11

Scuffles near Lebanon parliament before vote on budget Dozens of protesters have scuffled with Lebanese security forces guarding the country’s parliament just as lawmakers met to vote on a controversial a...
21:14 2019-07-18

Is Israel dressing up dummies at Lebanon border? Is Israel stationing mannequins in military uniforms along the Lebanon border as it braces for a retaliatory attack from Hezbollah? Apparently so, ac...
22:28 2019-08-29

Lebanon PM postpones cabinet meeting after shooting Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri decided on Monday to postpone a cabinet meeting for 48 hours to allow tensions to ease after two aides of a g...
14:28 2019-07-02

Attacker blows himself up after killing 3 troops in Lebanon A lone gunman using a motorcycle fired on police and army vehicles in different parts of the northern city of Tripoli, killing two police officers an...
02:56 2019-06-04

In Lebanon, a monastery brings together Christians scattered by war The last time Samuel Botros stepped into the Lebanese monastery of Saint Anthony of Qozhaya was in 1978. He was 24, newly married, and the country wa...
12:42 2019-08-06

Israel destroys last Hezbollah tunnel from Lebanon The Israeli military says it has finished sealing the last of a series of Hezbollah attack tunnels under the country's northern border with Lebanon, ...
20:14 2019-06-03

Israel Tiptoes Toward Conflict With Lebanon's Hezbollah A widening campaign by Israel to blunt the threat posed by Iran’s ally Hezbollah, and the pushback from beyond its borders, are raising the risk that...
14:42 2019-09-12

Iran says detained US resident to be released to Lebanon TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian judiciary spokesman says Iran has agreed to hand over a U.S. permanent resident imprisoned for years to Lebanese offic...
10:28 2019-06-11

On hard road to reform, Lebanon may need old friends Heavily indebted Lebanon has passed a budget seen as a "first step" towards fixing its public finances but still has much to do to steer the country ...
13:56 2019-07-23

Israel says drone penetrates its airspace from Lebanon JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it has observed a drone entering Israeli airspace from Lebanon. In a brief announcement, the military said...
15:00 2019-06-12

Lebanon Accuses Israel of 2nd Attack in 2 Days Lebanon’s president compared the attacks to “a declaration of war” as tensions between Israel, Iran and groups backed by Iran mount across the region...
22:00 2019-08-26

Israel is making the case for war, in public, against Lebanon Israel's military went on a propaganda offensive against Iran and Hezbollah using social media to drastically increase tensions with neighboring Leba...
09:28 2019-08-31

U.S. warns against inflaming tensions over Lebanon shooting The United States said on Wednesday the case of a deadly shooting in Lebanon should be handled in a way that achieves justice "without politically mo...
17:00 2019-08-07

Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging i...
21:00 2019-05-22

US citizen wrongly held in jail for his skin color and Latino name, lawsuit says Ramon Torres, a Honduran-born U.S. citizen, was illegally held in jail, according to a lawsuit filed by the ACLU of Louisiana on Wednesday.  &#...
23:14 2019-08-25

Citizen's List Won't Impact Bangladesh, PM Tells Sheikh Hasina: Report Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) would have "no impact ...
10:14 2019-09-28

Sarbananda Sonowal Reviews Security Before Assam Citizen List Publication Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday reviewed the law and order situation of the state before the final publication of the National Regi...
07:56 2019-08-24

World's "First Robot Citizen" Talks About Climate Change On India Visit The world's first robot citizen ''Sophia'' on Friday attended the International Round Square Conference in Indore, where it talked about climate chan...
07:14 2019-10-05

"India Can't Be Refugee Capital": Centre To Top Court On Assam Citizen List Lakhs of people have been wrongly included in the draft National Register of Citizens being prepared in Assam to weed out illegal immigrants, centre ...
07:56 2019-07-19

U.S. Embassy Concerned About ‘Deteriorated’ Condition of American Citizen Jailed in Russia (MOSCOW) — The U.S. Embassy in Moscow says the condition of an American man held on spying charges in Russia has worsened. The Embassy said on ...
23:42 2019-07-01

"Lizard In My Food": How Senior Citizen Scored Free Meals On Trains A curious case of "lizards" being found in railway food was finally cracked after it was found that a senior citizen was the serial offender who cont...
16:00 2019-07-23

Hong Kong Leader Pledges to Listen at Televised Citizen Forum Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, held a public meeting with citizens to try to defuse tensions after months of antigovernment protests, but s...
01:56 2019-09-27

2020 census: Trump administration still seeking grounds for 'citizen' question Supreme court rejected justice department’s justificationPresident says he is considering executive actionThe US justice department has said it will ...
06:00 2019-07-06

Assam Citizen List Excluded People Spent Rs 7,836 Cr On Hearings: Report The people in Assam excluded from the draft National Register of Citizens spent Rs 7,836 crore for the hearings and many have been crippled that they...
08:00 2019-08-28

Star Citizen Alpha 3.6: Hover ships, space stations, and the law warp in Cloud Imperium Games is announcing today the Alpha 3.6 update for Star Citizen, the sci-fi universe that is has been in the works for the past five y...
02:14 2019-07-20

1 killed, 2 injured in shooting at Washington senior citizen apartment building Police in Vancouver, Wash., had a suspected in custody after a gunman opened fire in the lobby of a senior citizens apartment building, killing one p...
06:56 2019-10-04

German politicians quarrel over climate foundation, citizen bond: sources German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government is split over the creation of a climate foundation that would aim to attract funds from citize...
03:56 2019-09-12

Canadian citizen gets 26 years after US soldiers killed in Iraq suicide attack “There’s no excuse for even trying to kill American soldiers,” the judge said, adding the sentence “sends a message” to...
14:42 2019-06-19

Brazilian citizen data under threat with sale of national tech firms A manifesto released by the employees at one of the state-controlled firms to be privatized by the government raises concerns over the future of info...
07:00 2019-09-02

India's Assam could plunge into chaos after final citizen list is released Experts and activists estimate that between 2 and 2.6 million people will be left out of Assam's final National Register of Citizens (NRC), to be rel...
15:00 2019-08-30

"We Had Lost Hope On Present Form Of Assam Citizen List," Says Minister Millions in Assam are waiting anxiously for the final National Register of Citizens or NRC - a list intended to identify legal residents and weed out...
06:28 2019-08-31

Kenya is allegedly selling citizen data to highest corporate bidder According to Dr. Roselyn K. Akombe, Chief of Policy Planning and Guidance at the United Nations and ex-commissioner of Kenya’s Independent Electoral ...
21:14 2019-05-22

Protests flare in Lebanon over dire economic conditions Protesters blocked roads across Lebanon on Sunday in demonstrations against deteriorating conditions in a country grappling with an economic and fina...
22:14 2019-09-29

Confusion as Turkey says Iranian tanker now headed to Lebanon Turkey said on Friday that an Iranian tanker at the center of a confrontation between Washington and Tehran was headed to Lebanon after changing cour...
15:00 2019-08-30

Lebanon PM Asks US, France To Intervene After Escalation With Israel Lebanon's prime minister on Sunday urged the United States and France to "intervene" after the Hezbollah movement traded cross-border fire with Israe...
18:14 2019-09-01

Lebanon says issues still pending over sea border talks with Israel Lebanon insists any demarcation of its sea boundary with Israel be implemented only as part of a wider package including the land border, and wants t...
17:14 2019-07-03

Israel open to U.S.-mediated talks with Lebanon on sea border Israel voiced openness on Monday to U.S.-mediated talks with Lebanon on resolving a dispute over the neighbors' maritime border that has dogged Medit...
14:00 2019-05-27

Iran Oil Tanker Blacklisted By US Off Lebanon, Syria Coasts The Iranian tanker Adrian Darya 1 blacklisted by the United States has been off the coast of Lebanon and Syria for the past 24 hours, maritime monito...
04:14 2019-09-03

Iraq, Lebanon to stay away from Mideast peace conference An Iraqi foreign ministry spokesman says his government will stay away from a Mideast peace conference expected to take place in late June in the tin...
18:00 2019-06-12

Hezbollah, Israel exchange rocket fire near Lebanon Hezbollah terrorists based in Lebanon unleashed a barrage of missiles into Israel on Sunday, destroying an ambulance and prompting return fire, accor...
04:14 2019-09-02

Lebanon forces Syrian refugees to tear down walls BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency says Lebanese troops have entered refugee settlements in a town near the Syrian border t...
14:42 2019-07-01

Lebanon's Aoun affirms post-war settlement before funeral Lebanon's president on Friday reaffirmed the reconciliation among Lebanese after the 1975-90 civil war, before the funeral of a cabinet minister's ai...
16:14 2019-07-05

Israel, Hezbollah exchange fire along Lebanon border Israel's military said on Sunday anti-tank missiles from Lebanon targeted an army base and vehicles and that it responded with fire into southern Leb...
17:00 2019-09-01

Lebanon vows to restore security after deadly shootout The Lebanese government vowed on Monday to restore security to an area of a deadly shooting that has stirred fear of renewed strife in the Chouf Moun...
15:28 2019-07-01

Confusion as Turkey says Iranian tanker now headed toward Lebanon Turkey said on Friday that an Iranian tanker at the center of a confrontation between Washington and Tehran was headed to Lebanon's waters after chan...
18:00 2019-08-30

Lebanon says Iran agreed amnesty for detained national Iran has agreed to grant an amnesty to a Lebanese citizen it detained in 2015 for "collaborating against the state", Lebanon's state news agency quot...
23:42 2019-06-04

Lebanon warns against Israeli aggression after drone explosion Lebanon warned against Israeli aggression on Sunday after three people were killed in an airstrike in Syria and an apparently botched drone strike in...
03:42 2019-08-26

Lebanon to attend Russia-backed talks on Syria Lebanon's president says his country is eager to take part in Russia-backed political meetings on the Syrian war because it wants to monitor efforts ...
16:56 2019-06-19

Lebanon telecom authorities order blocking of Grindr BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s Telecommunications Ministry has ordered the blocking of the popular dating application Grindr, used mainly by gay men a...
20:14 2019-05-29

Israel open to US-led talks with Lebanon over border dispute JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it’s willing to engage in U.S.-mediated talks with Lebanon to resolve a border dispute over a sliver of the Medite...
18:28 2019-05-27

Can tourists coexist with nature on Lebanon's Rabbit Island? Lebanon's beaches have a serious pollution problem. But off Tripoli's Mediterranean coast, a pristine haven attracts migrating wildlife and daytrippe...
15:00 2019-08-30

U.S. backs Israel's right to self-defense in Lebanon border tensions The U.S. government on Sunday voiced concern about growing tensions on the Israeli-Lebanese border, underscoring its support for Israel and warning L...
21:28 2019-09-01

Hezbollah leader: Israeli drones over Lebanon will be downed The leader of Lebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah says his group will confront and shoot down any Israeli drones that enter Lebanese airspace from now on...
20:56 2019-08-25

Hezbollah says it shot down 'Israeli drone' at Lebanon border The incident came one week after a fierce exchange of fire between Israel and Hezbollah. The militant group's leader had pledged to retaliate "deep i...
08:00 2019-09-09

'Like a declaration of war': Lebanon accuses Israel after drone crashes Lebanon's president has accused Israel of behaviour "similar to a declaration of war" after drones crashed in Beirut and an airstrike near the border...
02:42 2019-08-27

Another suspected Israeli strike in Lebanon as war fears intensify Airstrikes against locations tied to Iranian-backed groups in Iraq, Lebanon and Syria in the space of just over a day have raised concerns about a re...
23:56 2019-08-26

Lebanon's parliament passes 2019 state budget: PM on TV Lebanon's parliament passed the 2019 state budget on Friday, Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said in a live broadcast as his coalition government seeks...
20:42 2019-07-19

European band pulls out of Lebanon festival in protest European rock band Within Temptation says it is cancelling its concert at a Lebanese music festival in solidarity with a local group whose show was p...
19:14 2019-08-04

US Says "Concerned" Over Rising Tensions On Israel-Lebanon Border The United States voiced concern Sunday after Israel and Hezbollah exchanged fire along the Lebanese border, slamming the "destabilizing role" of Ira...
03:28 2019-09-02

'Survivor' producer imprisoned in Mexico for his wife's death is released, back in U.S. Former "Survivor" producer Bruce Beresford-Redman, convicted of killing his wife in 2010, has been released from a Mexican prison, is back in the U.S...
07:00 2019-09-12

Calls for legislative change to limit citizen vehicle data collection and use in Australia The National Transport Commission has asked for a reform, requiring states and territories to agree to broad principles on limiting government collec...
05:00 2019-08-13

Federal agents can search your phone at the US border, even if you're a US citizen. Here's how to protect your personal information. David McNew/Getty Images Customs officers are legally allowed to search travelers' personal electronics without a warrant — whether they're vi...
23:42 2019-08-27

Officers Working Round The Clock For "Error-Free" Citizen List In Assam With just three days left for the publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, officers are working round-the-clock to ensure an ...
13:14 2019-08-28

Widowed Woman Appears On Final Assam Citizen List, Her 2 Sons Excluded Sixty-year-old Mohanmala Das was elated to see her name included in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) but her happiness was short-lived as she ...
11:56 2019-09-01

People In Assam's River Islands Miss Citizen List Hearings Due To Floods The Assam floods have left the state paralysed, with around three dozen people killed and 54 lakh displaced. People living on islands along the Brahm...
00:14 2019-07-19

US citizen, an alleged ISIS sniper, indicted for aiding terror group, officials say A 43-year-old man from Brooklyn, N.Y., who allegedly became an ISIS sniper and then a high-ranking emir in the terror organization has been indicted ...
20:00 2019-09-04

Final Assam Citizen List Tomorrow, Tense Wait For Over 41 Lakh: 10 Points The final Assam citizens' list will be published online at 10 am on Saturday, over a year after the first list that identifies whether a person is an...
11:28 2019-08-30

After 20 years of trying, David Fincher is finally making his biopic about the guy who co-wrote Citizen Kane David Fincher’s career over the last few years has been one of largely unrealized potential, something that comes as something of a shock considering...
07:56 2019-07-11

Gary Oldman to star as 'Citizen Kane' screenwriter in David Fincher's 'Mank' Gary Oldman is set to portray "Citizen Kane" screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz in a new Netflix biopic titled "Mank," which will be directed by David Fi...
18:14 2019-07-11

Global Citizen Festival 2019 to feature H.E.R, Adam Lambert, Alicia Keys and more Queen and Adam Lambert, Pharrell Williams and Alicia Keys are some of the headliners at the 2019 Global Citizen Festival.     &#...
22:00 2019-07-31

Alicia Keys brings ‘Empire State of Mind’ to Global Citizen Festival The state of mind at this year’s Global Citizen Festival, held on Saturday, took a very local spin thanks to hometown girl Alicia Keys. When you’re i...
19:56 2019-09-29

Amit Shah Shouldn't Make Irresponsible Statements On Citizen List: Sushmita Dev President of the All India Mahila Congress and former MP from Assam Sushmita Dev said here on Wednesday that Union Home Minister Amit Shah should not...
02:28 2019-08-29

World’s coolest family recreates iconic album covers for family photos Sure, maybe your family tried to get cute with the annual Christmas card picture, putting a Santa hat on the dog or some such whimsy. Sorry, but that...
21:14 2019-09-16

Two hikers found a message in a bottle and helped rescue a stranded family. Now the family wants to thank them Curtis Whitson has two strangers to thank for his family being alive today. Two brave hikers plucked a lime green bottle from a river and alerted aut...
17:56 2019-09-11

Livanos family dishes on cooking show ‘Family Food Fight’ The Livanos family from Armonk hopes they’re cooking on all cylinders for Thursday night’s episode of ABC’s “Family Food Fight.” The new cooking/chal...
20:56 2019-06-27

U.S. plan will not lure Lebanon into settling Palestinians: parliament speaker Lebanon will not be lured by a U.S. plan to invest billions in the country in return for settling Palestinian refugees, its parliament speaker Nabih ...
14:14 2019-06-23

| Lebanon newspaper goes black to raise alarm over political crisis A prominent Lebanese daily has appeared on newsstands with a black front page in the second such protest by a local paper in less than a year over th...
05:42 2019-08-09

Lebanon's Hezbollah hands two crashed drones to Lebanese army Lebanon's Hezbollah group on Friday handed over two drones that crashed in Beirut to the Lebanese army, Hezbollah's al-Manar news channel and Lebanes...
01:14 2019-08-31

Israeli army says fires into Lebanon after military targets hit by missiles Israel's military said on Sunday it fired into southern Lebanon after a number of anti-tank missiles targeted an Israeli military base and army vehic...
17:00 2019-09-01

Lebanon faces race against time to avoid financial collapse Lebanon's financial situation is deteriorating amid a rising political divide. International financial institutions say that it is up to the country ...
14:56 2019-10-01

Hariri: Israeli drones in Beirut threaten Lebanon's sovereignty Lebanon's prime minister said two Israeli drones which fell in the Hezbollah-dominated southern suburbs of Beirut amounted to an open attack on the c...
12:42 2019-08-25

Saudi Arabia to support indebted Lebanon, say ex-PMs after meeting king Saudi Arabia is preparing to support Lebanon through its economic challenges, three Lebanese ex-premiers indicated after meeting Saudi King Salman in...
18:42 2019-07-15

Lebanon slams Trump administration’s Mideast peace plan BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri has criticized the Trump administration’s $50 billion investment proposal, part of...
13:28 2019-06-23

Israel on edge after Syria strikes, Lebanon 'drone attack' Israel is at the center of heated diplomatic rhetoric surrounding recent military operations in Gaza, Syria and Lebanon. Iran's expanding influence, ...
07:28 2019-08-27

Dutch band nixes Lebanon gig in solidarity with local artists Dutch band Within Temptation has canceled its concert at a big music festival in Lebanon to support the country's most popular indie band, whose own ...
03:56 2019-08-05

Iranian tanker headed to Lebanon, not Turkey: Turkish minister Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Friday an Iranian oil tanker, now in waters south of Turkey and at the center of a confrontation be...
11:28 2019-08-30

As Lebanon reforms go slowly, protests suggest widening anger In a country fractured along sectarian lines, the unusually wide geographic reach of protests over Lebanon's dire economy on Sunday suggests deepenin...
17:00 2019-10-02

U.S. sanctions three Hezbollah leaders, including two members of Lebanon's Parliament The U.S. Treasury added three top Hezbollah figures to its list of sanctioned individuals on Tuesday, including two members of the Lebanese Parliamen...
19:28 2019-07-09

Iran agrees to hand over detained US resident to Lebanon, officials say Iran has agreed to hand over a U.S. permanent resident imprisoned for years in Tehran to Lebanese officials, an Iranian judiciary official said Tuesd...
13:42 2019-06-11

Mashrou' Leila concert in Lebanon canceled after church pressure Lebanon's Byblos festival has canceled a concert by the indie rock band Mashrou' Leila "to prevent bloodshed" after calls from church leaders accusin...
20:56 2019-07-31

U.S. sanctions three Hezbollah leaders, including two Lebanon Parliament members The U.S. Treasury added three top Hezbollah figures to its list of sanctioned individuals on Tuesday, including two members of the Lebanese Parliamen...
01:42 2019-07-10

As waters warm, lionfish invasion strains Lebanon's seas Lebanese fisherman Hassan Younes has been diving the same waters off his coastal hometown for three decades but has never seen anything like this yea...
17:42 2019-07-09

U.N. Vote Could Clear Path to Cutting Peacekeepers in Southern Lebanon It is a small but significant concession to the United States and Israel, which want U.N. peacekeepers to more aggressively pursue Hezbollah activity...
05:14 2019-08-29

Amnesty International: Lebanon 'forcibly deported' 2,500 Syrian refugees Lebanon "forcibly deported" nearly 2,500 Syrian refugees back to their native country in the last three months, according to government information o...
14:00 2019-08-28

UN peacekeeping patrol filmed coming under attack by Hezbollah in Lebanon Exclusive video obtained by Fox News shows a peacekeeping patrol under attack by the U.S.-designated terrorist group Hezbollah. A western intelligenc...
20:28 2019-08-28

Israel Calls on Lebanon to Curtail Hezbollah's Missile Program Israel accused Hezbollah of stepping up efforts to build precision-guided missiles inside Lebanon, as it urged the government in Beirut to do more to...
23:42 2019-08-29

Militant attack kills two police, two soldiers in Lebanon's Tripoli A militant attacked a security forces patrol in Lebanon's northern city of Tripoli on Monday night, killing two police officers and two army soldiers...
02:00 2019-06-04

Tensions forces evacuation of Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon Dozens of Syrian refugees have dismantled their tents in a camp they lived in for years in eastern Lebanon after authorities ordered their evacuation...
17:28 2019-06-09

Bahrain instructs citizens to leave Lebanon over security incidents Bahrain's Foreign Ministry on Sunday instructed its citizens to leave Lebanon immediately, citing "security events and developments", after a week of...
21:28 2019-09-01

Lebanon's Hezbollah vows to confront U.S. Middle East plan Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah said on Friday it was a religious and moral duty to confront the U.S. Middle East plan that President Donald Trump ha...
00:14 2019-06-01

Hugh Jackman, Pharrell, Global Citizen founder: 2020 plan is for 10 hours, 5 continents Global Citizen Festival founder Hugh Evans says the 2020 initiative will culminate with a live 10-hour concert held across five continents.  ...
08:00 2019-09-27

Amit Shah To Visit Assam Next Week, May Review Final Citizen List Figures Union Home Minister Amit Shah will visit Assam next week to attend a meeting of the North Eastern Council and is likely to review the situation in th...
21:28 2019-09-02

Cleveland Indians' Yasiel Puig becomes American citizen years after harrowing escape from Cuba The next time Cleveland Indians star Yasiel Puig steps into the batter's box to compete in America's pastime, he'll take his hacks as an American cit...
23:14 2019-08-14

Photo-bomber flashes bare chest in background of grieving family at state park, Texas family says A Texas woman is seeking the identity of a photo -bomber who ruined her family’s weekend trip to a state park to remember a family member who died by...
12:42 2019-07-16

Family Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against City of Phoenix After Police Allegedly Assault, Threaten to Shoot Family A family is suing the City of Phoenix for $10 million after police officers were caught on video using what the family believes is excessive force....
23:28 2019-06-14

Lebanon court acquits one Australia bomb plot suspect: lawyer, NNA Lebanon's military court has acquitted one of four brothers accused of planning to blow up a flight from Sydney to Abu Dhabi nearly two years ago, hi...
13:42 2019-09-19

Lebanon: Bikini model scandal amid economic crisis threatens PM Prime Minister Saad Hariri reportedly transferred millions of his fortune to a South African model. As the country suffers under austerity and spiral...
04:42 2019-10-03

Lebanon’s Prime Minister Gave $16 Million to South African Model Saad Hariri did not made the payments while he was prime minister, South African court records show, but the revelation is likely to tarnish his imag...
20:28 2019-09-30

Israel says Iran boosting bid to set up Hezbollah precision-missile plants in Lebanon Israel accused Iran on Thursday of stepping up efforts to provide the Hezbollah militia with precision-guided missile production facilities, a warnin...
18:00 2019-08-29

U.S. sanctions Lebanon's Jammal Trust Bank for financial ties to Hezbollah The United States on Thursday sanctioned Lebanon-based Jammal Trust Bank SAL and its subsidiaries for allegedly facilitating the financial activities...
02:00 2019-08-30

Israeli military orders extra forces to Lebanon border area Israel's military said on Saturday it had ordered extra forces to deploy to its northern command and postponed a training exercise as tensions remain...
07:28 2019-09-01

Lebanon rugby league players threatened with jail over planned protest Robbie Farah responds by suggesting boycottDispute over governing body’s board electionsThe Lebanon Rugby League Federation has threatened Cedars pla...
07:00 2019-06-19

Lebanon bonds climb as central bank promises dollars to importers Lebanon's dollar-denominated government bonds climbed on Tuesday after the central bank introduced measures to provide commercial banks with U.S. dol...
14:00 2019-10-01

Israel Fires Back After Anti-Tank Missiles Launched From Lebanon Israel said it was returning fire Sunday after anti-tank missiles were launched at its territory from Lebanon, raising fears of a serious escalation ...
18:14 2019-09-01

Global Citizen Festival 2019 headliners revealed: Queen + Adam Lambert, Carole King and more Entertainment royalty is coming to Central Park. Acts including Queen & Adam Lambert, Pharrell Williams and Alicia Keys will headline the 2019 Global...
18:56 2019-07-31

Kansas man, Pennsylvania woman died suddenly in Dominican Republic, bringing US citizen death total to 11 The families of two U.S. citizens have come forward to Fox News to report that they died suddenly while visiting the Dominican Republic. They have be...
11:14 2019-06-21

US citizen arrested in Texas after 53 illegal immigrants found inside sweltering tractor-trailer: officials An American driver has been arrested in Texas after border agents found 53 illegal immigrants from Mexico and several other countries south of the U....
07:42 2019-09-23

Global Citizen enlists Billie Eilish, Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers and more for 2020 charity event Lizzo, Coldplay, Muse and Ozzy Osbourne are among many artists set to hit one of five stages across the world next September to fight global poverty....
23:14 2019-09-27

UPDATE 1-Lebanon CDS soar to record high after president says economic sacrifices needed The cost of insuring exposure to Lebanon's sovereign debt rose to a record high on Friday after the president warned of the risk of harsh financial m...
19:42 2019-08-02

Lebanon’s prime minister reportedly gave bikini-model mistress $16 million The prime minister of Lebanon shelled out more than $16 million to his 20-year-old bikini-model mistress — nearly all of it in a single bank transact...
23:42 2019-10-01

Lebanon's prime minister ‘gifted’ $16 million to bikini-model mistress: report The prime minister of Lebanon shelled out more than $16 million to his 20-year-old bikini-model mistress — nearly all of it in a single bank transact...
01:14 2019-10-02

Lebanon’s Hezbollah vows to shoot down Israeli drones after 2 go down near stronghold on ‘suicide mission’ Lebanon’s Hezbollah leader vowed Sunday to shoot down any Israeli drones that enter Lebanese airspace from now on after one allegedly crashed and ano...
22:56 2019-08-25

UPDATE 2-Lebanon CDS soar to record high after president says economic sacrifices needed The cost of insuring exposure to Lebanon's sovereign debt rose to a record high on Friday after the president warned of the risk of harsh financial m...
22:42 2019-08-02

Islamic State claims June attack that killed four on patrol in Lebanon's Tripoli Islamic State claimed responsibility on Thursday for an attack that killed two police officers and two soldiers on patrol in patrol in Lebanon's Trip...
05:28 2019-07-05

Israeli drone dropped incendiary substance in border forest: Lebanon army The Lebanese military said an Israeli drone, which violated Lebanon's airspace, dropped incendiary material and sparked a fire in a pine forest by th...
17:00 2019-09-01

Mississippi Police Shot a Bullet Into the Back of His Head. A City Attorney Is Arguing It Doesn’t Matter Since He’s Not a Citizen Mississippi police should have never been at Ismael Lopez’s door. But in executing a warrant for a man wanted for domestic assault in July 2017, poli...
20:00 2019-09-30

Syrian displacement poses ‘serious threat’ to Lebanon’s development goals, President tells UN Assembly While the “heated” wars in the Middle East over the last decade have recessed, the President of Lebanon told the United Nations General Assembly’s an...
23:42 2019-09-25

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: hate speech, dementia, Libya and Yemen, human rights in Brazil and Lebanon This Tuesday, we cover: the UN chief in New Zealand’s Christchurch calls for end to hate speech; how a healthy lifestyle can prevent dementia; update...
16:42 2019-05-21

'Wrongfully detained' Texas teen who is a US citizen released after nearly a month The 18-year-old was detained at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection checkpoint while en route from South Texas to a soccer camp.    ...
02:56 2019-07-24

Sierra Vista Police seeks applicants for Citizen Police Academy SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. –Sierra Vista Police Department is seeking interested individuals in its Citizen Police Academy program. These classes give peopl...
17:56 2019-06-04

Another German citizen arrested in Turkey for political reasons: German media A man has reportedly been arrested in Turkey for posts he shared on Facebook. A series of arrests of German citizens in recent years has strained rel...
04:00 2019-08-07

'Family first': Kirk Douglas, 102, poses for sweet family photo featuring four generations The Douglas family photo includes Kirk, his wife, Anne, son Michael, daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones, his grandchildren and great-grandchild. &...
16:42 2019-08-21

If You Are Going To Buy A Family Car, Don’t Forget The Family Part People buy vehicles for all kinds of reasons. Some of them are rational, and some of them are emotional. There is nothing wrong with buying a car bec...
21:14 2019-10-12

Exclusion List To Draft Citizen's List To Be Published On June 26 An additional exclusion list to the draft NRC will be published on June 26 containing the names of those who figured in the draft published on July 3...
19:14 2019-06-21

Pranav Ansal A "Responsible Citizen": Ansal API On Detention At Airport Real estate firm Ansal API's Vice Chairman Pranav Ansal is a "responsible citizen", his firm said in a statement on Sunday hours after he was detaine...
07:00 2019-09-30

UPDATE 3-Saudi Arabia in talks with Lebanon about financial aid-Saudi finmin Saudi Arabia is in discussions with the Lebanese government about providing financial support, Saudi Finance Minister Mohammed al-Jadaan said on Wedn...
17:42 2019-09-18

Hezbollah retaliates against Israel with a missile; Israel fires back at Lebanon The exchange of fire was brief, but it showed the dangers of a wider war as Hezbollah said it had exacted revenge for the deaths of two of its comman...
14:14 2019-09-02

Fitch Ratings downgrades Lebanon, S&P maintains its ratings Fitch Ratings has downgraded Lebanon’s long-term foreign currency issuer default rating to CCC from B-, while Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings is aff...
01:28 2019-08-24

USC gynecologist pleads not guilty to sex assaults A former University of Southern California campus gynecologist is pleading not guilty to 16 counts of sexual assault. Authorities say they may file a...
01:56 2019-07-02

R. Kelly pleads not guilty to sex charges NEW YORK (AP) — R. Kelly pleads not guilty to charges he sexually exploited young women and girls who attended his concerts. The R&B singer was denie...
21:56 2019-08-02

Former head of the CDC pleads guilty to violation NEW YORK (AP) — The former head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has pleaded guilty to a disorderly conduct violation related t...
22:28 2019-06-04

Former Cynthiana Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty HARRISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Cynthiana police officer accused of sexting teenage girls has pleaded not guilty in court. 32-year-old John Ph...
18:14 2019-05-21

Man pleads guilty to trying to access Trump's tax returns A Minnesota man on Tuesday pleaded guilty in federal court to trying to access President Trump's tax returns through a federal financial aid applicat...
01:42 2019-08-08

Georgia candidate behind ‘deportation bus’ pleads guilty GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A former Georgia gubernatorial candidate who campaigned in a “deportation bus” has pleaded guilty to falsely repo...
20:14 2019-05-29

N.S. man pleads guilty to multiple charges under Fisheries Act The department says fishery officers saw Hubley fishing illegally up to seven miles over the line into Lobster Fishing Area 41 twice from March 25 to...
23:56 2019-07-12

Former USC gynecologist pleads not guilty to sexual assault A former University of Southern California gynecologist accused by hundreds of patients of molestation and other misconduct over the past three decad...
03:42 2019-07-02

| Government pleads for SA netball backing from corporates The Portfolio Committee on Sports, Arts and Culture has urged sponsors to reward the South African netball team following their performance at the 20...
12:56 2019-07-22

Jeremy Corbyn pleads with MPs: back me now before it’s too late Britain stands on precipice, warns Labour leader, as 100 MPs tell Boris Johnson to recall parliamentJeremy Corbyn has issued an urgent plea to MPs to...
01:14 2019-08-18

R Kelly pleads not guilty to 11 additional sex charges R Kelly has appeared in court to plead not guilty to 11 charges of sexual abuse, including four counts that carry a maximum prison sentence of 30 yea...
11:56 2019-06-07

Graham pleads with Trump on Syria: 'Change course while you still can' Sen. Lindsey Graham on Friday claimed vindication for his harsh criticism of the White House’s foreign policy in Syria, urging President Donald Trump...
18:00 2019-10-11

Man charged with abusing Stan Lee pleads not guilty LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former business manager to Stan Lee has pleaded not guilty to charges accusing him of abusing the Marvel Comics legend. Keya Mor...
00:56 2019-06-06

Actor Michael Madsen pleads no contest to DUI “Reservoir Dogs” actor Michael Madsen has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor drunken driving after crashing his SUV into a pole in Malibu, California,...
16:28 2019-08-16

9/11 widow pleads for return of wedding rings Monica Iken-Murphy wanted her husband, who was killed on September 11, to always be part of her life. So she used the diamonds from her wedding ring ...
17:14 2019-09-16

Ex-detective pleads guilty to operating brothels NEW YORK (AP) — A retired New York Police Department vice detective and his wife have admitted to running a prostitution and gambling ring that alleg...
06:56 2019-05-23

Ex-Rep. Collins pleads guilty in insider trading Former Rep. Chris Collins pleaded guilty Tuesday in an insider trading case, a day after he resigned from Congress and set off a scramble to fill his...
15:28 2019-10-02

The Latest: R. Kelly pleads not guilty to new sex charges CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the sexual abuse case against R&B singer R. Kelly (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Singer R. Kelly has pleaded not guilty to...
17:56 2019-06-06

Former Abraaj executive pleads guilty to U.S. charges A former executive of collapsed Dubai private equity firm Abraaj Capital Ltd on Friday pleaded guilty to U.S. fraud and conspiracy charges, admitting...
00:00 2019-06-29

Utah man pleads not guilty to threatening US lawmaker SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man charged with threatening to kill a member of Congress during a series of phone calls to the U.S. Capitol has pleaded...
02:14 2019-06-14

900-lb. man pleads guilty in drug case while in ambulance A Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds (410 kilograms) has pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case during a hearing held in a courthouse ...
22:56 2019-05-21

New Jersey cop pleads guilty to doing heroin in his patrol car A New Jersey cop lost his job after pleading guilty to doing heroin in his patrol car, officials said. Franklin Township police officer Matthew D. El...
08:28 2019-07-15

Manafort pleads not guilty to NY fraud charges President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman has pleaded not guilty to state mortgage fraud charges in New York City. (June 27)  ...
22:42 2019-06-27

R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Charges in New York (NEW YORK) — R. Kelly has pleaded not guilty to charges he sexually exploited young women and girls who attended his concerts. The R&B singer w...
18:28 2019-08-02

9/11 first responder pleads for victims fund from his hospice bed Luis Alvarez, who testified with Jon Stewart, asked Congress to ‘do the right thing’ in what he expects to be his last interviewAn emergency first re...
20:42 2019-06-21

'I'll pay anything': Daniel Sturridge pleads for return of stolen dog – video The former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has posted an emotional video to Instagram after his pet Pomeranian Lucci was stolen in a break-in at h...
23:28 2019-07-09

Colorado man pleads not guilty to murdering fiancé with baseball bat A Colorado man accused of bludgeoning his fiancé to death with a baseball bat last year pleaded not guilty on Friday to murdering the young mother wh...
20:56 2019-05-24

China's Former Interpol Chief Pleads Guilty To Bribery Former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei pleaded guilty at a trial in China on Thursday to accepting $2.1 million in bribes - a remarkable fall from grace ...
09:14 2019-06-20

Christchurch New Zealand shooting suspect pleads not guilty The Australian man accused of the attacks at two Christchurch mosques faces charges for terrorism and 51 murders. A mental health assessment has foun...
03:00 2019-06-14

Dad pleads guilty to suffocating his infant with blankets while high A Bronx father pleaded guilty Tuesday to suffocating his 8-month-old son with blankets — in exchange for three to nine years in prison. Claude Tinnin...
23:42 2019-08-27

Man pleads not guilty to California terrorist bombing plot LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Army combat veteran charged with plotting to bomb a white supremacist rally in Southern California has pleaded not guilty to te...
03:42 2019-06-01

Man pleads guilty to filing false Tucson tax returns File photo of a tax return and twenty dollar bills. TUCSON – A man pleaded guilty to filing false tax returns for people who live in Tucson. Tyron Ke...
19:42 2019-05-21

Man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing runner in Washington WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a man has pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing a runner near her apartment in the nation’s capital. ...
22:56 2019-06-21

Man pleads guilty to slaying, placing remains in freezer YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to murder, corpse abuse and other charges in the killing and dismemberment of his former girlf...
16:28 2019-05-31

Suspected New Zealand mosque gunman pleads not guilty Brenton Tarrant is the first to be charged under the country’s anti-terrorism law. The judge said he is fit to stand trial in the attacks that claime...
01:56 2019-06-14

Chris Collins pleads guilty to insider trading Former Rep. Chris Collins pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and one count of lying to the FBI on Tuesday, a day af...
13:28 2019-10-02

R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to 11 New Sex-Related Felony Charges Robert “R.” Kelly appeared at a brief hearing at Cook County Court in Chicago on Thursday for an arraignment regarding the 11 additional sex-related ...
00:14 2019-06-07

Man accused in New Zealand mosque killings pleads not guilty CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques has pleaded not guilty to all the charges that have...
02:14 2019-06-14

Suspect in shooting at El Paso Walmart pleads not guilty A 21-year-old man charged with capital murder in the shooting rampage at a West Texas Walmart that killed 22 people has pleaded not guilty. (October ...
05:42 2019-10-11

Indicted US congressman's wife pleads guilty The wife of indicted Republican U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter of California has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to misuse campaign funds, including for an Ita...
22:42 2019-06-13

Mom pleads guilty in case of naked, chained Alabama boy PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman has pleaded guilty to aggravated child abuse of her son, who authorities say was found naked and chained up....
12:28 2019-05-31

Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking charges Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty Monday to sex-trafficking charges in a conspiracy that allegedly let him abuse “numerous...
20:28 2019-07-08

Man pleads guilty to decapitating Montana casino patron BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — One of two men charged with decapitating a casino patron has pleaded guilty. The Billings Gazette reports that 34-year-old Jef...
06:42 2019-06-18

Former JPMorgan Banker Pleads Not Guilty in Bribery Case A former executive at JPMorgan pleaded not guilty to bribery charges in a Hong Kong court, after prosecutors alleged she persuaded her colleagues to ...
15:14 2019-07-18

Dad pleads guilty to paying $250,000 to get son into USC as fake volleyball recruit Jeffrey Bizzack, former president of the company ServiceSource, is the 51st defendant charged in the Rick Singer "Varsity Blues" college scheme. ...
21:42 2019-06-28

Former officer pleads guilty to battery for punching suspect A former northeastern Indiana police officer has pleaded guilty to battery and resigned after authorities say he punched a man who refused to have hi...
16:56 2019-05-24

Colorado man pleads not guilty in death of child’s mother CRIPPLE CREEK, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man suspected of killing the mother of his child has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge. Patrick Frazee ent...
17:14 2019-05-24

College student pleads guilty to sneaking into Mar-a-Lago WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A college student has pleaded guilty to sneaking into Mar-a-Lago last fall during one of President Donald Trump’s ...
00:00 2019-05-29

9/11 widow pleads for return of stolen wedding ring Monica Iken, a 9/11 widow, is pleading for the return of her stolen diamond ring and two bands — which included gems from the wedding band from her l...
05:00 2019-09-08

Man pleads not guilty to murdering Kentucky mom Savannah Spurlock The Kentucky man accused of murdering a young mom-of-four after a January night out has pleaded not guilty. Savannah Spurlock, 22, a mother to newbor...
02:00 2019-09-08

| Rwandan rebel leader pleads guilty to terrorism A rebel leader accused of orchestrating deadly attacks in Rwanda's border regions has pleaded guilty to terrorism and other charges, and admitted to ...
02:42 2019-05-24

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Crime Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor sex crime for allegedly groping a woman’s breast at a New York City ...
05:00 2019-06-14

Synagogue shooting suspect pleads not guilty to new charges SAN DIEGO (AP) — The sole suspect in a fatal shooting at a Southern California synagogue has pleaded not guilty to federal hate crimes and other char...
03:56 2019-05-29

Teen in Oregon school gun case pleads not guilty A high school senior who authorities say brought a shotgun to a Portland, Oregon, school but was tackled by a security guard before anyone was hurt h...
15:56 2019-05-21

DIGGING DEEPER: Oro Valley Man pleads guilty to voyeurism TUCSON – An Oro Valley man admits to taking inappropriate pictures of women. 35-year-old William Nolen was caught on camera last April in Oro V...
08:00 2019-09-27

Man pleads guilty to threatening Congress members over phone A Florida man has pleaded guilty to leaving threatening rants about gun control, illegal immigration, homosexuals, black people and Muslims for three...
23:56 2019-06-11

Husky pleads guilty to 3 charges in Saskatchewan oil spill The oil spill into the North Saskatchewan River in July 2016 forced the cities of North Battleford, Prince Albert and Melfort to shut off their water...
20:14 2019-06-12

Justin Gimelstob Pleads No Contest in Battery Case Gimelstob, the tennis commentator, coach and ATP board member, was sentenced to three years’ probation and 60 days of community service after a felon...
15:42 2019-05-21

Former head of charity pleads guilty in embezzlement case BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The former lead fundraiser of a Louisiana hospital foundation has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $550,000 for his perso...
21:14 2019-06-20

'Scared for my life': politician's daughter pleads for outside help for Kashmir State is in panic over India’s removal of its status, says Iltija Mufti from under house arrestThe daughter of one of Kashmir’s most prominent politi...
23:42 2019-08-16

Ex-teacher pleads guilty to sexual contact with student GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A former elementary school teacher in the Phoenix area has been convicted of sexually abusing a 13-year-old student. Brittany ...
21:28 2019-06-11

Woman pleads not guilty to dumping puppies in trash A Southern California woman authorities say was caught on surveillance video dumping a bag of 3-day-old puppies into a trash can has pleaded not guil...
05:00 2019-06-20

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault in Swedish court American rapper A$AP Rocky said he and his bodyguards tried to avoid a confrontation with a 19-year-old who accused him of assault. If found guilty, ...
21:42 2019-08-01

Former USC gynecologist pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges Former University of Southern California gynecologist George Tyndall pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting 16 students while working for the univ...
06:42 2019-07-02

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking, after prosecutors said they found "nude photographs of what appeared...
20:42 2019-07-08

California father pleads guilty to $250K bribe to get son into USC A California man pleaded guilty Wednesday to paying a $250,000 bribe to get his son accepted to the University of Southern California as a fake membe...
05:56 2019-07-25

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Members of Congress The man, who said in racist and expletive-laced phone messages that he wanted to kill Senator Cory Booker and Representatives Rashida Tlaib and Eric ...
05:42 2019-06-12

Russian Man Pleads Guilty in ‘Massive’ Hacking Scheme Andrei Tyurin is the first person to be convicted in the case, in which prosecutors said cyberattacks targeted a dozen American companies, including ...
07:00 2019-09-24

Man pleads guilty for killing Nogales police officer NOGALES – A man accused of shooting and killing a Nogales police officer back in 2018 pleaded guilty in connection to the case. Back on April 2...
00:00 2019-08-08

Man, 24, pleads guilty in transgender woman's 2016 death Alabama authorities say a 24-year-old Birmingham man has pleaded guilty to murder and attempted murder of victims he targeted because they were trans...
04:14 2019-06-18

| Anger as Christchurch mosque accused pleads not guilty The man accused of shooting dead 51 Muslim worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks in March smiled as his lawyers entered not guilty pleas to ...
18:14 2019-06-14

Ex-Trump aide Manafort pleads not guilty in New York Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted of numerous federal crimes last year, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to residential m...
21:14 2019-06-27

The Latest: Ex-UCLA doctor pleads not guilty to sex abuse LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a former UCLA gynecologist charged with sexually abusing patients (all times local): 5:45 p.m. A former University o...
03:28 2019-06-11

Accused New Zealand Mosque Shooter Pleads Not Guilty Brenton Tarrant is facing 51 charges of murder, 40 of attempted murder and one terrorism-related charge over a 21-minute massacre at two mosques in t...
06:14 2019-06-14

Former UAW official pleads guilty to fraud, money laundering Former United Auto Workers official Michael Grimes pleaded guilty Wednesday to wire fraud and money laundering as part of an ongoing FBI corruption p...
21:14 2019-09-04

Cardi B pleads not guilty to strip club assault The rapper is accused of ordering attacks on two bartenders, one of whom she accused of sleeping with her husbandCardi B has pleaded not guilty to as...
18:56 2019-06-27

Former Tekashi 6ix9ine pal pleads guilty to setting up shooting Kintea McKenzie, a recording artist known as Kooda B and a former associate of rainbow-haired rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, pleaded guilty before a federal...
21:28 2019-06-04

Ex-UCLA gynecologist pleads not guilty to patient sex abuse LOS ANGELES (AP) — A retired gynecologist who worked at the University of California, Los Angeles for decades has pleaded not guilty to sexually abus...
08:28 2019-06-11

Patriots' Chung pleads not guilty to cocaine charge New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung pleaded not guilty Monday to a felony charge of cocaine possession and waived his arraignment scheduled for...
19:14 2019-08-26

Teenager Pleads Guilty to Abducting Endangered Lemur from California Zoo Aquinas Kasbar, 19, faces up to a year in prison for stealing Isaac, who Santa Ana Zoo officials say is the oldest ring-tailed lemur in captivity in ...
14:00 2019-07-12

Joe Girardi pleads fifth to awkward Mets, Pete Alonso question Joe Girardi had to know this was coming. The Mets managerial opening of course came up as Girardi — likely a top candidate for the job — ...
03:00 2019-10-07

Ohio man pleads not guilty to threatening Jewish centre in video Police arrested Reardon Saturday on charges of telecommunications harassment and aggravated menacing, a day after a Jewish organization contacted aut...
09:56 2019-08-20

Another Former KPMG Executive Pleads Guilty in 'Steal the Exam' Scheme David Britt, a former partner at KPMG, pleaded guilty for his role in the “steal the exam” scandal that exposed major weaknesses at the Big Four acco...
07:14 2019-10-05

Air Force colonel pleads guilty in child pornography case An Air Force colonel pleaded guilty on Friday in Virginia federal court to receiving and attempting to receive child pornography, the Justice Departm...
02:56 2019-10-05

Chef Mario Batali pleads not guilty to assault charge Mario Batali pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017.    ...
18:42 2019-05-24

Man pleads guilty in fatal shooting of girl in living room MILWAUKEE (AP) — A man accused of firing into a Milwaukee home and killing a 13-year-old girl in her living room has abruptly pleaded guilty as a sec...
01:28 2019-06-12

Christchurch survivors angry after shooting suspect pleads not guilty Victims' families were indignant after the man accused of attacking people at two Christchurch mosques pleaded not guilty to charges of terrorism and...
08:56 2019-06-14

Christchurch massacre: Brenton Tarrant pleads not guilty to all charges Trial to be held in May 2020 for Australian man who faces 51 murder charges, 40 of attempted murder and one terrorism chargeAustralian Brenton Tarran...
03:14 2019-06-14

Singer R. Kelly pleads not guilty to New York sex trafficking charges Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty in New York on Friday to charges that he ran a criminal scheme in which he recruited women and underage girls to h...
18:56 2019-08-02

Margaret Hunter pleads guilty to misuse of campaign funds Margaret Hunter, the wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter, pleaded guilty in a San Diego court Thursday to conspiring to misuse campaign funds on personal expe...
03:14 2019-06-14

Wag dogwalker who stole Manhattan couple’s pooch pleads guilty The Wag dogwalker who stole a Manhattan couple’s beloved Shih-Tzu-Yorkie to gift the pup to someone else will serve just 10 days of community s...
12:28 2019-08-16

Florida man pleads guilty to blowtorch torture of plastic surgeon A Florida man has confessed to kidnapping a plastic surgeon whom he tortured with a blowtorch in an attempt to extort him, officials said. Justin Boc...
17:14 2019-09-27

14th parent pleads guilty in college bribery scheme BOSTON (AP) — A former insurance executive from California is the 14th parent to plead guilty to participating in the nationwide college admissions b...
20:56 2019-06-21

NYC beverage bigwig pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Big Apple beverage bigwig Gregory Abbott and his wife on Wednesday admitted to paying $125,000 to doctor their daughter’s college entrance scor...
03:00 2019-05-23

Chicago Alderman Burke pleads not guilty in corruption case CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful aldermen in Chicago’s history has pleaded not guilty to federal political corruption charges. Alderman ...
18:14 2019-06-04

Legal fight tougher for congressman as wife pleads guilty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Indicted six-term GOP Congressman Duncan Hunter has held steadfast to his contention that a corruption case against him is the resul...
06:56 2019-06-14

Adam Hicks Pleads Not Guilty to Robberies More Than a Year After Arrest UPDATE: Adam Hicks appeared in court on Wednesday, where he pled not guilty to three felony counts of attempted second-degree robbery and two felony ...
09:00 2019-07-11

Man pleads guilty to killing Iowa State University golfer AMES, Iowa (AP) — A homeless man charged in the killing of a former Iowa State University golfer has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder. The Des M...
08:28 2019-06-15

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault as Stockholm trial begins American rapper A$AP Rocky pleaded not guilty to assault charges in a Swedish court on Tuesday, on the first day of a trial that has grabbed the atte...
19:56 2019-07-31

Brenton Tarrant, alleged Christchurch shooter, pleads not guilty The self-proclaimed white supremacist accused of massacring 51 worshipers at two New Zealand mosques while video streaming the March attack pleaded n...
07:28 2019-06-14

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault at start of trial in Stockholm US rapper and two members of entourage accused of attack in Swedish capital on 30 JuneA$AP Rocky has pleaded not guilty to assault at the start of hi...
21:42 2019-07-31

Stabbing suspect who surrendered to cops in tuxedo pleads not guilty The teen who surrendered to cops in a tux with the tags still attached pleaded not guilty Friday in the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old last month. D...
22:28 2019-05-31

Stan Lee’s ex-manager pleads not guilty to elder abuse charges A former business manager to Stan Lee pleaded not guilty to elder abuse charges that allege he stole from the late Marvel Comics legend and held him ...
05:56 2019-06-06

Adam Lanza’s shrink pleads guilty to sex assault on patient The psychiatrist for Adam Lanza, the man who gunned down 26 people at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012, has admitted sexually assau...
06:28 2019-06-02

Students for Trump co-founder pleads guilty to $46,000 fraud scheme The founder of Students for Trump pleaded guilty Tuesday to scamming consumers out of $46,000 by posing as a lawyer online and giving legal advice, f...
06:56 2019-08-08

Tucson mom pleads guilty to child abuse in son’s 2016 death TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson woman has pleaded guilty to felony child abuse charges in the 2016 death of her baby boy. Pima County prosecutors say K...
08:56 2019-08-07

Barksdale Case: Man pleads guilty to arson of victim’s home TUCSON – A man pleaded guilty to arson Friday morning after he allegedly burned down the home of 72-year-old Frank Bligh back in April.Accordin...
06:56 2019-09-14

Serial killer linked to dozens of U.S. murders pleads guilty to two more Serial killer Samuel Little, who is serving multiple life sentences after being convicted of killing three women in Los Angeles in the 1980s, appeare...
22:14 2019-08-23

Thai marine biologist pleads for dugong conservation plan A top marine biologist is urging Thailand’s government to speed up conservation plans for the dugong, an endangered sea mammal, after their death tol...
11:14 2019-10-03

Kodak Black pleads guilty to federal weapons charges Prosecutors charged the rapper with crimes including falsifying information on federal forms to buy four firearms from a Miami-area gun shop on two s...
20:42 2019-08-23

Kenya's finance minister pleads not guilty to corruption charges Kenya's Finance Minister Henry Rotich pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to corruption charges over the award of two dam tenders, a day after his detentio...
11:28 2019-07-23

Man pleads guilty in scheme to sell phony military clothing PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A New York City man has pleaded guilty to his role in a scheme that sold $20 million worth of counterfeit Chinese-made clothi...
18:56 2019-06-13

Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to fraud charges in New York President Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he lied in paperwork to obtain millions of dollars in...
21:56 2019-06-27

British man pleads guilty to role in violent murder of US hairdresser A British man accused of murdering a hairstylist in Chicago as part of a sexual fantasy has agreed to plead guilty and give evidence against his co-d...
05:14 2019-07-23

Manafort pleads not guilty to New York mortgage fraud charges President Trump’s imprisoned former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, pleaded not guilty Thursday to state mortgage fraud charges during an arraignme...
00:28 2019-06-28

Big-shot lawyer pleads guilty in college admissions scam A big-shot Big Apple lawyer on Tuesday admitted to paying $75,000 to doctor his daughter’s ACT exam as part of the nationwide college admission...
00:42 2019-05-22

Insurance exec pleads guilty to paying $450K to get kids into USC A California insurance executive charged in the USC admission scandal has confessed to paying $450,000 for his children to get into the school after ...
08:14 2019-06-22

Mario Batali Pleads Not Guilty In Sexual Assault Case UPDATE: In a Boston courtroom today, Mario Batali pleaded not guilty to a charge that he allegedly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant i...
18:56 2019-05-24

Indian-Origin Man Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud Charges In US A 66-year old Indian-origin man has pleaded guilty to charges of wire fraud in connection with a scheme to defraud his employer of more than USD 1.7 ...
08:14 2019-10-09

Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty to defrauding Stormy Daniels Embattled attorney Michael Avenatti has pleaded not guilty to accusations that he defrauded his client porn star Stormy Daniels.    &...
02:42 2019-05-29

Insurance executive pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Toby MacFarlane's daughter said in her college application essay that on the soccer and lacrosse fields she looked like "a boy amongst girls with my ...
19:14 2019-06-22

Paul Whelan, American Held in Russia, Pleads for Help from Trump A corporate security officer and former Marine, charged with espionage in Russia, called on President Trump and other leaders to free him from a “pol...
21:14 2019-06-20

Joey Barton pleads not guilty to actual bodily harm Barton denies assualt on Daniel Stendel37-year-old will stand trial over incidentJoey Barton, manager of Fleetwood Town, will stand trial after plead...
22:42 2019-10-09

Ex-New York congressman pleads guilty in insider trading case Chris Collins, a former U.S. Congressman from New York state who was known as an early backer of President Donald Trump, pleaded guilty on Wednesday ...
22:28 2019-10-01

Creep pleads guilty to sexually assaulting 12-year-old he met on Tinder A 22-year-old California creep admitted to having sex with a 12-year-old girl he met on Tinder — and was sentenced to roughly a year in prison. Sean ...
03:14 2019-07-13

Man pleads guilty for killing NPD officer to avoid death penalty NOGALES, Ariz. – A man accused of shooting and killing a Nogales police officer back in 2018 pleaded guilty in connection to the case. Back on ...
04:28 2019-08-08

Former UAW Official Pleads Guilty in Federal Probe of Union Corruption A former top aide at the United Auto Workers union pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges, the latest development in a federal investigation into corru...
02:28 2019-09-05

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to revised sex assault indictment Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty Monday to revised sexual misconduct accusations that stem from a woman saying he assaul...
03:28 2019-08-27

Notorious serial killer pleads guilty to 4 Ohio murders A convicted serial killer who claims to have committed more than 90 murders across America over a 35-year span pleaded guilty on Friday to killing fo...
05:28 2019-08-24

Former de Blasio staffer pleads guilty to child porn charge A former de Blasio administration staffer is expected to spend up to three years behind bars after pleading guilty Tuesday to possessing kiddie porn....
19:42 2019-05-28

Former GOP Rep. Chris Collins pleads guilty in insider trading case Collins, 69, changed his plea in Manhattan federal court a day after submitting his resignation from Congress, where he had represented New York'...
21:42 2019-10-01

Ex-Navy employee pleads guilty to child porn offenses BALTIMORE (AP) — A 35-year-old Maryland man who is a former employee of the U.S. Navy has pleaded guilty to child pornography offenses. Federal prose...
15:00 2019-06-12

Trump foe Avenatti pleads not guilty to ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he stole from porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled him to fame as...
20:14 2019-05-28

Accused ringleader pleads not guilty in good Samaritan ruse MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — A man charged with scamming GoFundMe donors out of more than $400,000 with a fake feel-good story about a homeless veteran h...
00:00 2019-05-29

California teen pleads guilty to snatching rare lemur from zoo An accused lemur schemer is coming clean. The fight for preserving endangered animals scored a major victory when a 19-year-old California man agreed...
00:42 2019-05-22

Dad pleads guilty to paying $250K to get son into USC as fake volleyball recruit Jeffrey Bizzack admitted to paying $200,000 to Rick Singer, the mastermind of the college admissions scandal, and another $50,000 to USC.  ...
23:14 2019-07-24

Guam man pleads guilty to stealing corned beef from store HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A Guam man has pleaded guilty to stealing cases of corned beef and canned mackerel. Edwin Guiao Ocampo was the warehouse manager...
01:00 2019-06-10

NYPD cop accused of racist tirade in Nashville pleads no contest An NYPD cop accused of drunkenly breaking into a woman’s Nashville home and hurling racial slurs at her and her family pleaded no contest to ch...
12:00 2019-09-14

Ex-Yahoo Worker Pleads Guilty On Hacking Account For Nudes A former Yahoo software engineer has pleaded guilty to hacking personal accounts of thousands of Yahoo users searching for their sexual images and vi...
20:14 2019-10-02

Former Abraaj Private-Equity Executive Pleads Guilty to Fraud A former Abraaj Group executive pleaded guilty in New York to engaging in racketeering and fraud at what was once the world’s largest emerging-market...
01:28 2019-06-29

Former Maldives president pleads not guilty to charges of money laundering Abdulla Yameen, the former president of the Maldives, pled not guilty to charges of money laundering on Sunday, in the first hearing of a criminal co...
21:00 2019-07-21

Son of former Rep. Chris Collins pleads guilty in insider trading case The 26-year-old son of former Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., pleaded guilty in Manhattan federal court on Thursday to one count of conspiracy to commit ...
01:56 2019-10-04

Border Patrol Agent Who Hit Migrant With Truck Pleads Guilty Matthew Bowen, who pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge, had sent a text message referring to immigrants as “subhuman” and “murdering savages,” acc...
04:00 2019-08-13

El Paso Walmart mass shooting suspect pleads not guilty Twenty-two people died in the mass shooting Aug. 3 at an El Paso, Texas, Walmart. Dozens more were wounded.        ...
05:42 2019-10-11

Coast Guard lieutenant pleads guilty to gun and drug crimes Christopher Hasson’s guilty plea to all four of the counts he faced resolves a case in which federal prosecutors called him a self-described white na...
06:56 2019-10-04

Ex-executive at bankrupt private equity firm pleads guilty NEW YORK (AP) — A former executive at the bankrupt private equity firm Abraaj Group has pleaded guilty to criminal charges in New York. Mustafa Abdel...
00:42 2019-06-29

R. Kelly pleads not guilty, denied bail on U.S. charges of sex crimes R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a raft of federal charges accusing him of running a scheme to force women and girls to provide s...
02:42 2019-07-17

Virginia woman pleads no contest in toddler toilet death ROCKY MOUNT, Va. — A Virginia woman has pleaded no contest to charges in the death of her 1-year-old daughter who was found unresponsive lying in a t...
13:56 2019-07-17

El Paso massacre suspect Patrick Crusius pleads not guilty The 21-year-old Texan accused of gunning down 22 people in the El Paso Walmart massacre pleaded not guilty to capital murder during his arraignment o...
10:56 2019-10-11

US woman in Syria pleads with Trump to stop civilian deaths An American woman in Syria has released a video appealing to US President Donald Trump to take action against the Syrian regime, after an airstrike M...
19:00 2019-07-22

California political donor pleads not guilty in drug deaths LOS ANGELES (AP) – California political donor Ed Buck has pleaded not guilty to federal drug charges in the overdose deaths of two men in his a...
04:28 2019-10-11

Man pleads guilty to homophobic attack that fractured victim’s spine Allasheed Allah, 54, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one count of third-degree assault as a hate crime, according to a release from the Queens Distric...
22:28 2019-10-03

Ex-Trump aide Manafort pleads not guilty to New York charges Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted of numerous federal crimes last year, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to residential m...
00:28 2019-06-28

Man Tied To Lexington Lab Pleads Guilty To Federal Fraud Charges (LEX 18) — A man connected to a Lexington lab has pleaded guilty to a federal fraud charge, after admitting to helping set up a kickback scheme...
20:00 2019-06-09

Fortnite Player Who Livestreamed Attack on Partner Pleads Guilty A gamer who inadvertently broadcast audio of himself striking his pregnant partner while playing the online video game Fortnite pleaded guilty to ass...
14:28 2019-07-08

Hong Kong’s Leader Pleads for Order in a City on Edge Carrie Lam, the embattled leader of the Asian financial hub, said at a news conference that the “stability and well-being of seven million people are...
06:28 2019-08-13

Antifa protester who attacked Trump supporter pleads guilty to assault An “Antifa” street thug can now look forward to continuing his fight — from jail. David Campbell, 32, copped a plea for his role in a 201...
09:56 2019-10-06

Drug company unit pleads guilty to opioid bribery scheme A drug company subsidiary has pleaded guilty to fraud charges stemming from allegations that the manufacturer schemed to bribe doctors to prescribe i...
19:00 2019-06-07

College student pleads guilty to killing bestie, says she was ‘doing cocaine with the devil’ A Virginia college student told police she was “doing cocaine with the devil” when she flew into a psychotic rage and fatally knifed her ...
11:56 2019-10-08

Cardi B pleads not guilty on strip-club brawling charges in New York Two days after becoming first female solo rapper to win BET Album of the Year, Cardi B was arraigned and pleaded not guilty in Queens strip club braw...
20:14 2019-06-27

Unit of drugmaker Insys pleads guilty to U.S. opioid bribe scheme A unit of Insys Therapeutics Inc pleaded guilty on Friday to fraud charges as part of an $225 million deal with the U.S. Justice Department resolving...
16:14 2019-06-07

Arizona teacher pleads guilty to sexually abusing teen student GOODYEAR, Ariz. — A former elementary school teacher in the Phoenix area has been convicted of sexually abusing a 13-year-old student. Brittany Zamor...
10:42 2019-06-12

Manafort Pleads Not Guilty to N.Y. Charges Designed to Thwart a Trump Pardon President Trump’s former campaign chairman was brought to state court in Manhattan to face charges he fraudulently obtained millions of dollars in lo...
20:56 2019-06-27

Marine Pleads Guilty to Hazing Death of Green Beret in Mali Staff Sgt. Kevin Maxwell Jr. told a military court that he and three other American commandos engaged in hazing during which the soldier was strangle...
02:56 2019-06-07

Ex-City Council candidate pleads guilty to stealing public funds Albert Alvarez, the ex-chief of staff for former City Council Majority Leader Joel Rivera, copped to a misdemeanor charge of offering a false instrum...
02:14 2019-06-04

Legal briefs: Suspended judge pleads in underwear-theft case CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A suspended New York judge has pleaded guilty to attempted burglary for trying to sneak into a neighbor’s home to steal he...
00:56 2019-09-15

More Protests at Hong Kong Airport as City’s Leader Pleads for Calm Carrie Lam, the embattled leader of the Asian financial hub, said at a news conference that the “stability and well-being of seven million people are...
10:28 2019-08-13

Ex-Harvard track coach pleads guilty to child porn charge BOSTON (AP) — A former Harvard University track coach who also coached at a suburban Boston high school has pleaded guilty to possession of child por...
15:00 2019-06-12

Former Redskins QB Mark Rypien pleads not guilty to domestic violence charge Rypien, who claimed last year that he suffers from mental illness that he believes was caused by hits taken during his NFL career, said in a joint st...
08:00 2019-07-02

| Australian pleads guilty to rape, murder of Arab-Israeli student A man has pleaded guilty to raping and killing a young Arab-Israeli student in Melbourne, one of a spate of attacks that sparked fears about women's ...
15:56 2019-06-12

New Zealand Mosque Shooter Pleads Not Guilty To Murder, Terror Charges The man accused of shooting dead 51 Muslim worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks pleaded not guilty to multiple murder and terrorism charges...
02:56 2019-06-14

Iranian woman pleads guilty in Minnesota in tech smuggling case An Iranian woman pleaded guilty in Minnesota on Friday to charges that she stole technology from U.S.-based companies which was then exported to Iran...
03:56 2019-08-10

Former Interpol President Meng Hongwei pleads guilty to taking $2M in bribes The former president of Interpol pleaded guilty Thursday to taking more than $2 million in bribes over 12 years while helping companies and individua...
13:28 2019-06-20

R&B Singer R. Kelly pleads not guilty to new felony sexual assault counts Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty to 11 new felony counts of sexual assault and abuse at a Chicago court hearing on Thursday, after prosecutors expa...
22:14 2019-06-06

China: Ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei pleads guilty to bribery Chinese state media report that the former head of Interpol has admitted to accepting over $2 million in bribes. The verdict in his trial will be ann...
10:00 2019-06-20

Representative Duncan Hunter’s Wife Pleads Guilty in Corruption Case Margaret Hunter has agreed to cooperate with the prosecution in a case in which she and her husband, a six-term California congressman, were accused ...
05:01 2019-06-14

Stan Lee elder abuse case: Former business manager pleads not guilty A former business manager to Stan Lee pleaded not guilty to charges that allege he stole from the Marvel Comics legend and held him against his will....
09:42 2019-06-06

Joe Biden pleads for party unity amid tensions over segregationist remarks Joe Biden is pleading for party unity after a week of harsh attacks from his presidential rivals. “Here’s the deal — whomever the Democratic nominee ...
16:14 2019-06-22

Suspect in murder of Ole Miss student Ally Kostial pleads not guilty The man accused of gunning down fellow Ole Miss student Ally Kostial pleaded not guilty on Monday. A stone-faced Brandon Theesfeld, 22, was walked to...
01:42 2019-10-01

Neo-Nazi coast guard officer pleads guilty to gun and drug charges Christopher Hasson is accused of stockpiling weapons and targeting supreme court justices, Democrats and journalistsFederal prosecutors called US coa...
23:14 2019-10-03

Former ACT/SAT test administrator flips, pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Igor Dvorsiky, the director of a West Hollywood private school, agreed to plead guilty to racketeering charges in the college admissions scandal. &#...
23:00 2019-10-02

North Carolina man pleads guilty to 2015 murders of three Muslim students Judge said Craig Stephen Hicks agreed as part of his plea to accept three consecutive life sentences without paroleA North Carolina man has pleaded g...
00:56 2019-06-13

Accused Christchurch gunman pleads not guilty to all charges in New Zealand court An Australian man pleaded not guilty on Friday to 92 charges stemming from a massacre in two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch three mo...
06:56 2019-06-14

Estranged husband pleads not guilty in connection with missing mother's disappearance Jennifer Dulos' estranged husband and his girlfriend pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges related to Dulos' disappearance in Connecticut 18 days ago...
00:01 2019-06-12

‘Students for Trump’ co-founder pleads guilty to wire fraud in Manhattan He’s a student for Trump — who can’t vote. “Students for Trump” co-founder John Lambert pleaded guilty Tuesday to felony char...
03:42 2019-08-07

Mom of slain New York girl pleads for justice as killer granted parole The mother of a 16-year-old New York girl who was raped and murdered in 1980 is pleading for Gov. Andrew Cuomo to intervene after her daughter’...
19:00 2019-06-05

Blindsided by a ‘Devastating’ Veto, Alaska’s University System Pleads for a Lifeline Facing campus closures and wide layoffs, university leaders are pleading with lawmakers to override the governor’s deep cuts to state support in a sp...
01:00 2019-07-08

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to new indictment forcing trial delay Revised charges against Weinstein may enable the prosecution to add testimony from actor Annabella SciorraHarvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty on Mond...
22:00 2019-08-26

New Jersey man allegedly found with mummified remains at home pleads not guilty A New Jersey who allegedly had a human head, a torso dressed in a suit jacket and necktie and part of an arm in his home pleaded not guilty Monday to...
04:14 2019-08-27

Financier Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking charges involving girls American financier Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sex trafficking as prosecutors accused him of luring dozens of girls as...
06:56 2019-07-09

California man with firearms cache pleads not guilty to threatening a workplace shooting A Southern California man with a cache of firearms pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges of threatening to shoot up a hotel, in a case that polic...
06:00 2019-08-23

Navy: Sailor pleads guilty to espionage, intended to defect to Russia He also admitted to taking photographs of areas containing sensitive information about the Navy’s nuclear propulsion program on the ship. He then sen...
02:00 2019-05-25

Ohio man arrested for threatening Jewish community center pleads not guilty A man who was arrested for possessing a cache of weaponry and making threats against a Jewish community center pleaded not guilty in Ohio court on Mo...
04:42 2019-08-20

Ex-Google engineer indicted for stealing self-driving car secrets, pleads not guilty Anthony Levandowski, a pioneer in self-driving car technology, was criminally charged on Tuesday with stealing trade secrets from his former employer...
02:42 2019-08-28

Rahul Gandhi Pleads Not Guilty To Defamation Over "Thieves-Modi" Remark Rahul Gandhi appeared before a Surat court today to plead "not guilty" in connection with a defamation case filed after the Congress leader allegedly...
12:14 2019-10-10

New Jersey cop who overdosed in patrol car pleads guilty to heroin possession, gives up job, reports say A New Jersey police officer arrested after suffering a heroin overdose in his patrol car as he worked a midnight shift has struck a plea deal with pr...
22:14 2019-07-14

Man Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Fake iPhones in Scheme That Cost Apple Nearly $900,000 A Chinese national and former engineering student in Oregon pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one count of trafficking in counterfeit goods in a scheme ...
18:42 2019-05-23

Reputed mobster pleads guilty to selling $40K of cocaine in gelato shop Would you like some coke with your gelato? A reputed associate of the Bonanno crime family copped a plea Thursday in a narcotics-trafficking scheme t...
21:28 2019-09-05

NYPD ‘brothel cop’ pleads guilty to running prostitution, gambling ring A former NYPD detective and his wife both pleaded guilty to masterminding a multimillion-dollar prostitution and gambling ring with the help of seven...
10:42 2019-05-23

Ohio dad whose daughter, 1, died of fentanyl overdose, pleads guilty: report An Ohio dad pleaded guilty Friday to manslaughter in connection to his 13-month-old daughter's death after she "consumed a toxic amount of fentanyl" ...
10:56 2019-05-27

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty, rape trial delayed to January Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to a new indictment as his upcoming criminal trial was pushed back to January...
19:14 2019-08-26

Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty in Stormy Daniels, Nike cases Attorney Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty to stealing $300,000 from former client Stormy Daniels and attempting to extort more than $20 million fr...
06:28 2019-05-29

Avenatti pleads not guilty to extorting Nike, ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he extorted Nike Inc, just hours after entering a not-guilty plea to defrauding...
04:14 2019-05-29

UPDATE 2-Trump foe Avenatti pleads not guilty to ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he stole from porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled him to fame as...
22:00 2019-05-28

John T. Earnest pleads not guilty to new charges in California synagogue shooting SAN DIEGO — The sole suspect in a fatal shooting at a Southern California synagogue pleaded not guilty to federal hate crimes and other charges Tuesd...
01:01 2019-05-31

JPMorgan metals trader pleads guilty to spoofing, resigns from bank A JPMorgan Chase & Co precious metals trader pleaded guilty to spoofing, or placing bogus trade offers, on Tuesday, when he also resigned as an execu...
01:56 2019-08-21

UPDATE 1-Trump foe Avenatti pleads not guilty to ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he stole from porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled him to fame as...
20:14 2019-05-28

UPDATE 2-Former JPMorgan senior banker pleads not guilty to HK bribery charges A former JPMorgan Asia investment banking vice-chair, Catherine Leung, pleaded not guilty to charges of bribery in a Hong Kong court on Thurs...
09:14 2019-07-18

Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty to stealing $300K from Stormy Daniels Disgraced lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges he stole nearly $300,000 from porn star Stormy Daniels by using her forged si...
20:14 2019-05-28

Kevin Spacey accuser appears for first time in public at hearing, then pleads the 5th Where is the critical cellphone in the Kevin Spacey groping case? Accuser testifies in court for the first time, then invokes his 5th Amendment right...
20:28 2019-07-08