BERLIN | German doctors: Pussy Riot poisoning ‘highly plausible’

BERLIN — German doctors treating a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot said Tuesday that claims he was poisoned are “highly plausible,” but stressed they can’t say how this might have occurred or who was responsible. Pyotr Verzilov has been receiving intensive care since arriving in Berlin from Moscow on Saturday, but his condition … Continue reading BERLIN | German doctors: Pussy Riot poisoning ‘highly plausible’

Pennsylvania News: Brooklyn Man, Corey W. Howard Conspired to Purchase $90K in Gift Cards and Merchandise Using Counterfeit Credit Cards

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of Brooklyn, New York, has pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of conspiracy, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Corey W. Howard, 25, pleaded guilty to one count before United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer. In connection with the guilty plea, the court was advised … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Brooklyn Man, Corey W. Howard Conspired to Purchase $90K in Gift Cards and Merchandise Using Counterfeit Credit Cards

New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, MEDIA ADVISORY, U.S. Attorney’s Offices for the Districts of Utah, New Mexico, Arizona and Colorado to Hold 26th Annual Four Corners Indian Country Conference in Santa Fe, N.M.

DOJ-Sponsored Conference Promotes Collaborative Approach to Addressing the Needs of Victims of Crime in Indian Country in Utah, New Mexico, Colorado and Arizona ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Utah along with the U.S. Attorney’s offices for the Districts of New Mexico, Colorado and Arizona will host the 26th Annual … Continue reading New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, MEDIA ADVISORY, U.S. Attorney’s Offices for the Districts of Utah, New Mexico, Arizona and Colorado to Hold 26th Annual Four Corners Indian Country Conference in Santa Fe, N.M.

Nevada News: Reno Man, William Allen Griffin Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Nearly $30,000 In Counterfeit U.S. Currency

RENO, Nev. – A man pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to using his home computer and printers to produce nearly $30,000 in counterfeit U.S. currency, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada. William Allen Griffin, 54, of Reno, pleaded guilty to one count of possession of counterfeit obligations of the United … Continue reading Nevada News: Reno Man, William Allen Griffin Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Nearly $30,000 In Counterfeit U.S. Currency

TRENTON, N.C. | Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

TRENTON, N.C. — When meteorologists downgraded Hurricane Florence from a powerful Category 4 storm to a Category 2 and then a Category 1, Wayne Mills figured he could stick it out. He regrets it. The Neuse River, normally 150 feet away, lapped near his door in New Bern, North Carolina, on Sunday even as the … Continue reading TRENTON, N.C. | Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

NEW YORK | The Latest: Sec. Ross: Americans won’t feel trade-war sting

NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S.-China trade war (all times local): 11:55 a.m. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is downplaying the economic impact of the US-China trade war on consumers. When asked Tuesday morning on CNBC how tariff increases will impact American families, Ross said: “Because it’s spread over thousands and thousands of … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Sec. Ross: Americans won’t feel trade-war sting

AMES, Iowa | The Latest: Suspect in golfer’s slaying jailed on $5M bond

AMES, Iowa— The Latest on the killing of a champion golfer from Spain whose body was found on a golf course in central Iowa (all times local): 10:20 a.m. A homeless man charged with killing a top amateur golfer from Spain at a course in central Iowa has been ordered jailed on a $5 million … Continue reading AMES, Iowa | The Latest: Suspect in golfer’s slaying jailed on $5M bond

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Anthony Smith Sentenced to Five Years in Prison on Charges in Domestic Dispute That Led to Police Pursuit

Defendant Stole Victim’s Car, Rode Off With Her in It, Tried to Stab Her Before She Jumped Out WASHINGTON – Anthony Smith, 29, of Oxon Hill, Md., has been sentenced to five years in prison on multiple charges stemming from a violent domestic dispute that led to a high-speed police pursuit on the 2017 Labor … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Anthony Smith Sentenced to Five Years in Prison on Charges in Domestic Dispute That Led to Police Pursuit