Criminal charges expected this week against Epstein guards

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein the night before he took his own life are expected to face criminal charges this week for falsifying prison records...

Police face dilemma over when to take suicidal officer's gun

NEW YORK (AP) — A law enforcement think tank wants police departments to rethink how they decide when to take guns away from suicidal officers. The recommendation to review gun-remov...

2 accused in probe of Giuliani associates are due in court

NEW YORK (AP) — Two businessmen are being arraigned on charges they conspired with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions. David Correia and Andrey Kukush...

2 men convicted at trial on Tekashi 6ix9ine testimony

NEW YORK (AP) — Two men have been convicted in a federal case featuring the testimony of rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine (teh-KAH'-shee siks-NYN'). The verdict Thursday came at a Manhattan tr...

Ex-Rep. Collins due in court for guilty plea in stock case

NEW YORK (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Chris Collins is scheduled to appear before a federal judge for an expected guilty plea in an insider trading case. Congress made the New York Republ...

AP source: Jeffrey Epstein found injured in NYC jail cell

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeffrey Epstein was found injured on the floor of his cell in the federal jail where he is awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, a person familiar with the episode tells The Assoc...

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' faces sentencing in US case

NEW YORK (AP) — Will the notorious Mexican drug lord known as "El Chapo" go quietly? For Joaquin Guzman, that's the biggest question at his sentencing in New York City on Wednesday. ...

Manafort set to be arraigned on mortgage fraud charges

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's imprisoned former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, is set to be arraigned in New York City Thursday on state mortgage fraud charges seen as a ploy to keep him...

Lurid testimony wraps up in case against self-help guru

NEW YORK (AP) — After weeks of relentlessly lurid testimony, federal prosecutors in New York have wrapped up their case against a former self-improvement guru accused of sex trafficking. ...

Lawyer: Officer in Eric Garner case wants to keep his job

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York Police Department patrolman accused of using a chokehold in the 2014 death of Eric Garner wants to keep his job because "it's in his blood," his lawyer said Thursday. ...

Ex-Arizona assistant basketball coach gets 3-month sentence

NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation on Thursday for his role in a college hoops corrupti...

New York City prosecutors ask feds to send Manafort

NEW YORK (AP) — New York prosecutors have asked federal prison officials to transfer Paul Manafort to New York City so he can be arraigned on state fraud charges. President Donald Tr...

Woman testifies about alleged confinement by self-help guru

NEW YORK (AP) — Getting involved with purported self-help sage Keith Raniere meant having no say on whether to get an abortion, being tasked with monitoring a billionaire's hacked email account and ge...

Witnesses: Self-help guru's sexual exploits destroyed family

NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors at the New York City trial of self-help guru Keith Raniere have been hearing testimony from witnesses who say he sexually exploited three sisters from Mexico. ...

Michael Avenatti charged with defrauding Stormy Daniels

NEW YORK (AP) — Attorney Michael Avenatti has been charged with ripping off porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who made him famous. The allegations against Avenatti were revealed i...