Theft

FILE - In this July 29, 2010 file photo, American William Dathan Holbert is escorted by authorities upon his arrival in Panama City, after extradited from Nicaragua. Holbert was sentenced to 47 years in prison by a court in Panama for robbing and killing five other Americans in a Caribbean tourist destination, authorities said Monday, Aug. 14, 2017. Authorities said Holbert admitted killing five people between 2007 and 2010 in Bocas del Toro province in order to steal their property. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco, File)
August 14, 2017 - 4:34 pm
PANAMA CITY (AP) — U.S. citizen William Dathan Holbert was sentenced to 47 years in prison by a court in Panama for robbing and killing five other Americans in a Caribbean tourist destination, authorities said Monday. Holbert's ex-wife Laura Reese was sentenced to 26 years for her role. Authorities...
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President Donald Trump holds up a signed memorandum calling for a trade investigation of China, Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
August 14, 2017 - 3:57 pm
BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Even as he seeks Beijing's help on North Korea, President Donald Trump asked his trade office on Monday to consider investigating China for the alleged theft of American technology and intellectual property. Trump, in the midst of a 17-day vacation, left his New Jersey golf...
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FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows British IT expert Marcus Hutchins, branded a hero for slowing down the WannaCry global cyberattack, during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Prosecutors have charged Hutchins and an unnamed co-defendant with conspiring to commit computer fraud in the state and elsewhere. Hutchins could enter a plea during a hearing Monday, Aug. 14, in Wisconsin federal court. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
August 14, 2017 - 11:37 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information three years ago. Marcus Hutchins entered his plea in Wisconsin...
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FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows British IT expert Marcus Hutchins, branded a hero for slowing down the WannaCry global cyberattack, during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Prosecutors have charged Hutchins and an unnamed co-defendant with conspiring to commit computer fraud in the state and elsewhere. Hutchins could enter a plea during a hearing Monday, Aug. 14, in Wisconsin federal court. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
August 14, 2017 - 11:32 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. case against a British cybersecurity researcher accused of creating a malware program (all times local): 10:30 a.m. A British cybersecurity researcher accused of creating malicious software to steal banking information has been granted computer access while...
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FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows British IT expert Marcus Hutchins, branded a hero for slowing down the WannaCry global cyberattack, during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Prosecutors have charged Hutchins and an unnamed co-defendant with conspiring to commit computer fraud in the state and elsewhere. Hutchins could enter a plea during a hearing Monday, Aug. 14, in Wisconsin federal court. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
August 14, 2017 - 11:24 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information three years ago. Marcus Hutchins entered his plea in Wisconsin...
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FILE - In this July 8, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and China's President Xi Jinping arrive for a meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany. Trump is planning to sign an executive action asking the U.S. Trade Representative to consider investigating China for the theft of U.S. technology and intellectual property. He is taking the step even as he seeks China’s help with the ongoing crisis with North Korea. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP, File)
August 14, 2017 - 3:59 am
BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump is poised to seek a trade investigation of China for the alleged theft of American technology and intellectual property. Trump is expected to sign an executive order Monday asking his trade office to consider the probe. That step won't be a surprise to...
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FILE - In this July 8, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and China's President Xi Jinping arrive for a meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany. Trump is planning to sign an executive action asking the U.S. Trade Representative to consider investigating China for the theft of U.S. technology and intellectual property. He is taking the step even as he seeks China’s help with the ongoing crisis with North Korea. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP, File)
August 12, 2017 - 11:16 pm
BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Even as he seeks Beijing's help on North Korea, President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order asking his trade office to consider investigating China for the alleged theft of American technology and intellectual property, an administration official said Saturday...
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August 12, 2017 - 2:21 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A former Georgia church worker accused of embezzling $315,000 has pleaded guilty to theft-related charges. A statement from federal prosecutors say 44-year-old Sherie Britton of McDonough entered the plea during a hearing Thursday. Britton worked as administrator of a church in...
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August 12, 2017 - 12:14 pm
CHESTER, S.C. (AP) — Two South Carolina gang members are sentenced to probation for a robbery plot that led to the 2014 fatal shooting of a city councilman. The Herald of Rock Hill reports Saturday that 21-year-old Derrick Dixon and 22-year-old DeAngelo Roseboro pleaded guilty to conspiracy to...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Violent Crimes Task Force, Chicago Division, shows Paris Poe. A federal judge has sentenced Poe, a hit man with a Chicago street gang to life in prison in one of the city's largest gang cases in years on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. U.S. District Judge John Tharp judge noted that Poe killed two government witnesses planning to testify against his gang, the Hobos. (Violent Crimes Task Force, Chicago Division via AP File)
August 11, 2017 - 7:26 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A hit man for a Chicago street gang was sentenced to life in prison on Friday, with the judge saying witnesses who testified against the Hobos enforcer during one of the city's biggest gang cases in years no longer have to worry he might one day come after them. Paris Poe, 37, killed...
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