Crime

2 Myanmar photojournalists freed on bail in Bangladesh

Sep 23, 2017

Bangladesh police say two Myanmar photojournalists arrested while covering a massive influx of Rohingya refugees from their country have been released on bail, but they can't leave the country as the charges brought against them have yet to be dropped.

Indian spiritual guru arrested for allegedly raping woman

Sep 23, 2017

Police have arrested a popular Indian spiritual guru, the second in the past month, for allegedly raping a 21-year-old woman in western India

Evidence standards changed for campus assault investigations

Sep 23, 2017

New federal rules allow universities to require higher standard of evidence when investigating allegations of sexual assault

Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault gets scrapped

Sep 23, 2017

The Trump administration is scrapping Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new interim instructions for universities

California gang members found guilty of killing 5

Sep 23, 2017

Two gang members have been found guilty of killing five people at a homeless encampment near Los Angeles

Officer pleading guilty to lying to fly armed with weapon

Sep 23, 2017

A Boston police detective is pleading guilty to lying to federal officials so he could fly armed on personal trips and allow a friend to bypass airport security

'Face of evil': Man gets life for killing 8 at hair salon

Sep 23, 2017

A California man who killed eight people at a hair salon in 2011 has been sentenced to life without parole in a courtroom packed with sobbing victims' relatives

Man charged under new Ohio law that makes bestiality a crime

Sep 23, 2017

A man accused of performing a sex act on a dog has been charged under a new Ohio law that criminalizes bestiality

Deaf man's family calls for Oklahoma City officer's arrest

Sep 22, 2017

Family of deaf man killed by Oklahoma City police officer calls for officer's arrest and independent investigations into shooting

Texas asks court to allow its ban on 'sanctuary cities'

Sep 22, 2017

Attorneys for Texas have asked a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state's law banning "sanctuary cities" take effect