- NY state Sen. Sampson found guilty of obstruction Updated: Jul-24-15 2:46 pm
NEW YORK - A New York state senator has been convicted on federal charges he sought to sabotage an investigation targeting him for embezzlement.
- Life sentence urged in peanut salmonella case Updated: Jul-23-15 6:29 pm
SAVANNAH, Georgia - Federal court officers have recommended a sentence of life in prison for a peanut company executive convicted of selling salmonella-tainted food, a move that attorneys on both sides called "unprecedented" for a food-poisoning case.
- Feds end prosecution of Barry Bonds without conviction Updated: Jul-21-15 8:02 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - After a nearly decade-long steroids prosecution, Barry Bonds emerged victorious Tuesday when federal prosecutors dropped what was left of their criminal case against the career home runs leader.
- A timeline in the career of Barry Bonds Updated: Jul-21-15 6:38 pm
June 3, 1985 - Barry Bonds, son of major league All-Star Bobby Bonds, is selected by Pittsburgh with the fifth pick in the first round of amateur draft.
- Lynch visits Connecticut in stop on community policing tour Updated: Jul-21-15 5:22 pm
EAST HAVEN, Connecticut - A Connecticut town whose police force had a history of mistreating Latinos has transformed itself into a model for improving relations between police and the community, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday.
- Police: Officer poorly searched suspect who later shot cop Updated: Jul-07-15 4:08 pm
NEW ORLEANS - An officer who intentionally overlooked evidence and failed to thoroughly search an assault suspect - giving an inadequate pat-down to the man police say later fatally shot another officer from the back of a moving patrol car - now faces criminal charges and has been suspended, authorities said Tuesday.