Juvenile crime

March 22, 2017 - 3:57 am
SENATE-SUPREME COURT NEW: 3rd day of confirmation hearings WASHINGTON (AP) — Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch enter a third day today. Republicans predict he'll win confirmation. But a growing number of Democrats are calling for Gorsuch's confirmation to be delayed...
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Journalists gather to take pictures of presiding judge Volker Uhlenbrock, right, in the court room in Essen, Germany, Tuesday, March 21, 2017. The Essen state court has convicted three 17-year-olds of participating in a bomb attack on a Sikh temple last year and given them prison sentences of up to seven years. (Roland Weihrauch/dpa via AP)
March 21, 2017 - 8:13 am
BERLIN (AP) — A German court convicted three 17-year-olds on Tuesday of participating last year in a bomb attack on a Sikh temple that was motivated by hatred of other religions. They were given prison sentences ranging between six and seven years. The boys had been radicalized for some time before...
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FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2017 file photo, Oklahoma state Sen. Ralph Shortey, R-Oklahoma City, speaks during a Senate committee meeting in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma Senate has voted to punish Shortey, who police say was found with a teenage boy in a motel room. Police officials in the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore are still investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident last week involving Sen. Shortey and a teenager. No charges have been filed. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
March 16, 2017 - 1:55 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on an Oklahoma state senator facing child prostitution charges (all times local): 12:55 p.m. A Republican state senator facing child prostitution charges involving a 17-year-old boy has surrendered to authorities in Cleveland County. State Sen. Ralph Shortey was...
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A police vehicle stands in front of a destroyed roller shutter that hangs from a burnt out apartment window in Herne, western Germany, Friday, March 10, 2017. German police say they have arrested a 19-year-old man suspected of killing a 9-year-old boy in the western city of Herne and posting pictures of the victim's body on the internet. Officers made the arrest after the man called from a fast food stall and reported a fire in a nearby apartment, where police later found another male body. (Marcel Kusch/dpa via AP)
March 10, 2017 - 10:31 am
BERLIN (AP) — A prosecutor says the 19-year-old suspect arrested in the death of a neighbor's boy has admitted to the killing and that of another man. Bochum prosecutor Danyal Maibaum says the suspect made a comprehensive confession following his arrest Thursday. Maybaum told a news conference on...
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