Crime/Courts 

Judge makes jury's $10.3M award official in Depp-Heard trial

Judge makes jury's $10.3M award official in Depp-Heard trial

The judge in the Johnny Depp-Amber Heard defamation trial has made a jury's multimillion-dollar award official.

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade; states can ban abortion

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade; states can ban abortion

The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years.

Busy day in Washington with Supreme Court ruling, Senate pushing forward gun safety legislation

Busy day in Washington with Supreme Court ruling, Senate pushing forward gun safety legislation

The Senate's Gun Control Safety Legislation passed on a 65-34 vote count on Thursday to end the Republican filibuster.

Police: Officers in fatal shooting wore activated cameras

Police: Officers in fatal shooting wore activated cameras

Police say four special operations unit officers were wearing activated body cameras when a man they were trying to arrest fired at them and they returned fire.

FBI: Naval reservist said he stormed Capitol with Proud Boys

FBI: Naval reservist said he stormed Capitol with Proud Boys

The FBI says a U.S. Naval reservist charged with storming the U.S. Capitol told an undercover agent he went there with members of the far-right Proud Boys extremist group.

Feds search Trump-era official's home, subpoena GOP leaders

Feds search Trump-era official's home, subpoena GOP leaders

Federal agents have searched the Virginia home of a Trump-era Justice Department official who championed efforts by President Donald Trump to overturn the results of the 2020 election.

States with strict gun-permitting laws consider next steps

States with strict gun-permitting laws consider next steps

The U.S. Supreme Court has struck down a New York state law that had restricted who could obtain a permit to carry a gun in public.

Judge approves $1B+ deal in deadly Florida condo collapse

Judge approves $1B+ deal in deadly Florida condo collapse

A judge has given final approval to a settlement of more than $1 billion for victims of the collapse of a Florida beachfront condominium.

Government, ENVGIO granted more time to create plan to transfer dogs

Government, ENVGIO granted more time to create plan to transfer dogs

The plan will address transferring more than 3,000 beagles out of ENVIGO’s facility in Cumberland County.

4 inmates who escaped federal prison camp back in custody

4 inmates who escaped federal prison camp back in custody

The U.S. Marshals Service and Federal Bureau of Prisons say all four inmates who escaped a minimum-security prison satellite camp in Virginia over the weekend are now back in custody.

Proud Boys riot trial delayed due to committee hearings

Proud Boys riot trial delayed due to committee hearings

A federal judge has agreed to postpone a trial for the former leader of the Proud Boys who is charged with attacking the U.S. Capitol to stop Congress from certifying the Electoral College vote.

Former West Virginia lawmaker gets 3 months in Jan. 6 riot

Former West Virginia lawmaker gets 3 months in Jan. 6 riot

A former West Virginia lawmaker who livestreamed himself on Facebook storming the U.S. Capitol and cheering on what he described as a "revolution" has been sentenced to three months in prison.

Man found not responsible for Times Square vehicle rampage

Man found not responsible for Times Square vehicle rampage

A man who used his car to hit pedestrians in Times Square has been cleared of responsibility because of mental illness.

'Heightened alert': Abortion providers brace for ruling

'Heightened alert': Abortion providers brace for ruling

Providers and some in law enforcement are preparing for an increase in violence once the Supreme Court rules in a case that could end Roe v. Wade.

Two more escaped inmates are back in custody

Two more escaped inmates are back in custody

Corey Branch and Kareem Shaw surrendered just after midnight Tuesday.

Police: Officers fatally shoot wanted man who fired on them

Police: Officers fatally shoot wanted man who fired on them

Police say officers trying to arrest a man wanted on several felony warrants fatally shot him when he opened fire on them.

Moscow legislator jailed after opposing action in Ukraine

Moscow legislator jailed after opposing action in Ukraine

A court in the Russian capital has extended the arrest of a municipal legislator charged with discrediting the country's military after his criticism of Russia's military action in Ukraine.

Texas top cop: Uvalde police could've ended rampage early on

Texas top cop: Uvalde police could've ended rampage early on

The head of the Texas Department of Public Safety says three minutes after a gunman entered a school, there was sufficient armed law enforcement on scene to stop the gunman.

Civil jury finds Bill Cosby sexually abused teenager in 1975

Civil jury finds Bill Cosby sexually abused teenager in 1975

Civil trial jurors have found that Bill Cosby sexually abused a 16-year-old girl at the Playboy Mansion in 1975.

ENVIGO to sell hundreds of dogs despite company shut down

ENVIGO to sell hundreds of dogs despite company shut down

As the company prepares to shut down, the federal court ruling will allow the facility to sell hundreds of its animals still in its care.

1 of 4 who escaped federal prison satellite camp surrenders

1 of 4 who escaped federal prison satellite camp surrenders

Officials say one of four inmates who escaped from a federal prison's satellite camp in Virginia over the weekend has turned himself in.

Police: Officer shot man who brandished sharp object

Police: Officer shot man who brandished sharp object

Officials in Virginia say a police officer shot and seriously wounded a man who brandished a sharp object at an officer.

Japan court says ban on same-sex marriage constitutional

Japan court says ban on same-sex marriage constitutional

A Japanese court has ruled that the country's ban on same-sex marriage does not violate the constitution.

Jan. 6 committee setting its sights on Pence, Ginni Thomas

Jan. 6 committee setting its sights on Pence, Ginni Thomas

Members of the House committee investigating the Capitol riot said Sunday they may subpoena former Vice President Mike Pence.

Police: Gunfire at mall; no one shot, but 3 hurt fleeing

Police: Gunfire at mall; no one shot, but 3 hurt fleeing

Gunfire rang out during a fight at a northern Virginia mall on Saturday, and police said three people were hurt while fleeing though no one was shot.