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BRIGHTON, Colo. Shooter in Colorado Walmart slayings of 3 faces sentencing

BRIGHTON, Colo.  — The man who pleaded guilty to gunning down three people in a suburban Denver Walmart last year will be sentenced Friday, but more than 11 months after the crime, his motive remains a mystery. A judge is expected to send 48-year-old Scott Ostrem to prison for the rest of life without parole, … Continue reading BRIGHTON, Colo. Shooter in Colorado Walmart slayings of 3 faces sentencing

MISSOULA, Mont. | Trump praises Montana congressman who body-slammed reporter

MISSOULA, Mont. — President Donald Trump on Thursday praised a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a “tough cookie” and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana. At a campaign rally in Missoula, Trump lauded Rep. Greg Gianforte, who pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault for an … Continue reading MISSOULA, Mont. | Trump praises Montana congressman who body-slammed reporter

WASHINGTON | Senate aide pleads guilty to lying to FBI

WASHINGTON— A former Senate intelligence committee employee has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. James Wolfe appeared in federal court in Washington on Monday and pleaded guilty to a single charge in the three-count indictment against him. Prosecutors had said Wolfe told a reporter in October 2017 that he had served someone with a … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Senate aide pleads guilty to lying to FBI

Man nicknamed ‘Willy Wonka’ pleads guilty to multiple crimes

SALEM, Mass.  — The leader of a multistate ATM and vehicle burglary ring known as “Willy Wonka” or the “Chocolate Man” has pleaded guilty to 60 charges. The Salem News reports that 47-year-old William “Willy Wonka” Rodriguez pleaded guilty Thursday to his role in crimes in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Connecticut that netted … Continue reading Man nicknamed ‘Willy Wonka’ pleads guilty to multiple crimes

NEWPORT NEWS, Va | Seafood firm owner pleads guilty to falsely labeling crab

NEWPORT NEWS, Va — The owner of a Virginia seafood company has pleaded guilty to conspiring to falsely label foreign crabmeat as fresh Chesapeake blue crab. News outlets report 74-year-old James Casey of Poquoson, who owns Casey’s Seafood in Newport News, entered the plea Wednesday in federal court. He faces up to five years in … Continue reading NEWPORT NEWS, Va | Seafood firm owner pleads guilty to falsely labeling crab

WASHINGTON | Southern Command nominee defends Navy record

WASHINGTON — The Navy admiral nominated to lead U.S. Southern Command is defending his decision to attend a dinner party in Hong Kong sponsored by a defense contractor who later pleaded guilty to bribery and defrauding the U.S. military. Vice Adm. Craig Faller told the Senate Armed Services Committee that he attended only after the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Southern Command nominee defends Navy record

INDIANAPOLIS | The Latest: Prison term for crash that killed Colts player

INDIANAPOLIS— The Latest on the sentencing of a Guatemalan man who pleaded guilty in a drunken driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver(all times local): 3:30 p.m. A man from Guatemala living illegally in the U.S. has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | The Latest: Prison term for crash that killed Colts player

INDIANAPOLIS | Guatemalan gets 16 years in crash that killed Colts player

INDIANAPOLIS — A man from Guatemala living illegally in the U.S. was sentenced Friday to the maximum of 16 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver. A Marion County judge sentenced Manuel Orrego-Savala after hearing emotional testimony from Jackson’s mother and the widow of … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Guatemalan gets 16 years in crash that killed Colts player