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6 hrs ago | TwinCities
John Walker, an American who sold Navy secrets to the Soviets for 18 years in what has been described as one of the most damaging espionage operations of the Cold War, died Thursday in a federal prison hospital in North Carolina.
9 hrs ago | Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida are getting divorced - it's just a matter of when.
13 hrs ago | New York Daily News
It's bright pink and packs only one shot, but it's powerful enough to send a reputed Washington state gang leader with a long rap sheet to federal prison, authorities say.
17 hrs ago | WKYT
An Iraqi man convicted of trying to ship arms and cash to Al-Qaida in Iraq is being moved to a new federal prison.
20 hrs ago | NewsOne
It has been a few weeks since "Real Housewives of Atlanta" co-star, Apollo Nida received his sentence of eight years in a federal prison for cashing stolen checks and laundering over $2.3 million via fake bank accounts.
A Tampa water department employee who ran into and killed a toddler with a city truck Thursday night was visiting relatives on the job when the accident happened, a policy violation for which he has previously been disciplined, city officials said.
A 37-year-old man's photo editing skills gained him federal child pornography charges when he altered a picture of the son of a childhood friend to make it look like the boy was engaged in sexual activity.
A 33-year-old Oakland man was sentenced Friday to 30 months in federal prison for his role in a tax fraud scheme in which he filed tax returns under other people's identities, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
John Walker, a former U.S. Navy officer convicted of spying decades ago for the Soviet Union, has died in federal prison, according to the U.S. government.
The mastermind of an $800 million insurance scam that stands as one of the largest fraud schemes in Florida history has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison.
John Anthony Walker, the former Senior Warrant Officer from Norfolk who supplied the Soviets with damaging tactical and military data, died in federal prison on Thursday in Butner, North Carolina at age 77. 29 years ago, in 1985, Walker's career as a spy came to an end in Norfolk Federal Court after his ex-wife Barbara alerted authorities.
Halifax Regional Police and RCMP are warning the public that a man with a long history of violent behaviour is moving to the city.
A Shelton developer convicted of buying city officials' approval for his multimillion dollar Bridgeport Avenue project is out of federal prison and in a halfway house.
A 34-year-old Crownpoint man pleaded guilty Wednesday to abusive sexual contact after he was accused in November 2012 of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old child.
Archie Larue Evans, 42, pleaded not guilty during an arraignment hearing Thursday to a federal charge of Felon In Possession of a Firearm after he tried to take a gun inside the Federal Courthouse in Florence last month, according to Officials with the U.S. Attorney's Office.
The man convicted earlier this year in a June 2012 rape and stabbing of a woman hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was sentenced to 27 years in federal prison Thursday.
Norman Stan Chee, 22, a member of the Mescalero Apache Nation, was sentenced in federal court in Las Cruces to 30 months in federal prison followed by two years of supervised release for his statutory rape conviction.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:03 pm
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