Trials

FILE - This April 1, 2016, file photo shows a view of the Bambino Gesu' pediatric hospital in Rome. The Vatican trial over $500,000 in donations to the pope's pediatric hospital that were diverted to renovate a cardinal's penthouse is reaching its conclusion, with neither the cardinal who benefited nor the contractor who was apparently paid twice for the work facing trial. Instead, the former president of the Bambino Gesu children's hospital and his ex-treasurer are accused of misappropriating 422,000 euros from the hospital's fundraising foundation to overhaul the retirement home of Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Vatican secretary of state under Pope Benedict XVI. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
October 14, 2017 - 11:15 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — A Vatican court on Saturday convicted the former president of the pope's children's hospital of diverting some $500,000 in donations to renovate a cardinal's flat and gave him a one-year suspended sentence. The original charges against ex-hospital president Giuseppe Profiti had...
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October 14, 2017 - 10:34 am
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A man who prosecutors say lit another man he met at a bar on fire and piled furniture on top of his naked body in a North Carolina hotel room also yelled at police that terrorists were attacking. Prosecutors showed body camera footage during the first days of 29-year-old...
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October 14, 2017 - 9:45 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Redistricting practices of North Carolina Republicans are getting scrutinized yet again in court, this time over whether mapmakers can go too far drawing boundaries that favor their party. Federal judges convene a trial Monday in Greensboro over litigation filed by election...
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October 13, 2017 - 1:50 pm
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian court has convicted 45 Boko Haram members in the largest mass trial in the Islamic extremist group's history. The closed-door proceedings have raised the concerns of human rights groups about whether the trials of more than 1,600 people will be fair. These are the...
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October 12, 2017 - 10:00 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The girlfriend of Marion "Suge" Knight has been sentenced for selling a video that was sealed evidence in his murder trial. Toilin Kelly pleaded no contest Thursday to conspiracy to violate a court order. A Los Angeles judge sentenced her to 100 hours of community service. She...
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Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, center, is escorted by police officers as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam court house in Shah Alam, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. Security camera videos showed Wednesday Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader, being attacked at a Malaysian airport and the two suspects, including Doan, hurrying away afterward have been presented at their murder trial. (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf)
October 12, 2017 - 8:19 am
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian police officer testified Thursday that the two women on trial in the murder of the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader were seen on airport security videos with two men believed to have provided the VX nerve agent used to kill him. Videos presented...
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Indonesian Siti Aisyah, center, escorted by police as she leaves after the court hearing at Shah Alam court house in Shah Alam, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. A chemist says the North Korean leader's brother had about 1.4 times the lethal dosage of VX nerve agent on his face after being attacked at a Malaysian airport. The chemist, testifying at the trial of two women accused of killing Kim Jong Nam, also said the fatal poison could not have been a two-part concoction but acknowledged VX or part of it may have been smuggled into the country.(AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf)
October 11, 2017 - 3:36 am
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Latest on the trial in Malaysia of two women accused of killing North Korean ruler's half brother (all times local): 2 p.m. Security video footage has been presented in a Malaysian court showing the half brother of North Korea's leader seeking help after he was attacked...
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In this image made from Feb. 13, 2017, video provided by Fuji TV, Kim Jong Nam, half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, is stretchered at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia. Japan's Fuji TV broadcast on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, what it described as exclusive airport security videos showing an unconscious Kim being taken on a stretcher to an elevator. It said he was being taken to an ambulance to be transported to a hospital. Kim died on the way to the hospital. (Fuji TV via AP)
October 09, 2017 - 6:40 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on the trial in Malaysia of two women accused of killing Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader (all times local): 6:15 p.m. An airport security video shows the half brother of North Korea's leader, apparently unconscious on a...
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FILE - In this Friday, June 30, 2017 file photo, ex-Tulsa police officer Shannon Kepler, left, arrives with his legal team for afternoon testimony in his trial in Tulsa, Okla. Kepler is headed for a fourth trial in less than a year in the 2014 fatal shooting of his daughter's black boyfriend. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
October 07, 2017 - 9:00 am
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Three hung juries in the case of a white former Oklahoma police officer charged with fatally shooting his daughter's black boyfriend had one thing in common besides unwillingness to convict. Each had only one African-American juror. Race has been an undercurrent in former Tulsa...
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FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2016, file photo, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl arrives for a pretrial hearing at Fort Bragg, N.C. Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for half a decade after walking away from his Afghanistan post, is expected to plead guilty this month rather than face trial for desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, two individuals with knowledge of the case said. (AP Photo/Ted Richardson, File)
October 06, 2017 - 3:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for half a decade after abandoning his Afghanistan post, is expected to plead guilty to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, two individuals with knowledge of the case said. Bergdahl's decision to plead guilty...
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