Federal prosecutors have accused State Senator Dean G. Skelos of using his power and influence to direct money, consulting work and a no-show job to his son, Adam.
Witnesses in the trial of Mr. Silver, a Democrat convicted of corruption, recounted actions that are accepted as normal in the capital yet are also potentially a problem.
Back in July, we reported that McDonald’s was serving an all-day breakfast menu at its Wollongong and Illawarra outlets. Following this successful trial, the 24/7 offering is now launching nationwide. Hurrah! More »
Final Fantasy 14 has evolved and grown. Why not come back and take a look? If you’re a lapsed Final Fantasy 14 players whose account has been inactive for 30 days or more, Square Enix would like you to come take another look. From now until December 31, you can check out a free trial […]
When former Assembly Speaker Silver was convicted, there was also a second conviction: Albany's way of conducting the public's business.
CNN is facing social media backlash after describing Freddie Gray in a news article as "the son of an illiterate heroin addict." Those words appeared in the second paragraph of an article on Monday's trial of the first of six police officers charged in the death of the 25-year-old Baltimore man. Show More Summary
CNN chief Jeff Zucker took questions from staff today about a change made last night to CNN’s online coverage of the first officer to go on trial in the case of a 25-year-old black man who died after being shackled by Baltimore CityShow More Summary
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- The mother who is accused of confining her three daughters to their home under horrific conditions says the children were not mistreated. Sophia Richter took the witness stand Tuesday as her trial draws to a close. Show More Summary
Amazon Studios is moving forward with a new original series. The digital studio branch of the ecommerce giant has greenlit the drama series Trial, from executive producer David E. Kelley and starring actor Billy Bob Thornton. Written by Kelley and Jonathan Shapiro (The Practice), Trial tells the story of a down-and-out lawyer seeking redemption. Show More Summary
In Episode 8: "When Tortoises Fly," airing Tuesday, Dec. 1, the normally calm Chief Boden (Eamonn Walker) is very close to losing his cool as he faces some tough obstacles approaching his trial. Previous episodes have shown Boden struggling against accusations made by Serena (Ilfenesh Hadera) that may cost him his job and even land him in jail.
After a series of traumatic trials in their relationship, Outlander's Jamie and Claire have set sail for France with a baby on the way. Of course, they're not out of the woods yet. From the looks of its first trailer, Season 2 will see...Show More Summary
Adam Skelos (c.) wasn't at the funeral for Wenjian Liu (r.). Skelos and dad Dean Skelos are on trial, facing charges of public corruption.
Well this could explain some things. Earlier this year we thought we had heard the last about the Jodi Arias trial when she was finally sentenced to life in prison for the 2008 murder of her boyfriend Travis Alexander. Jodi was originally convicted of her crime on May 8, 2013 but wasn't sentenced until this year due [...]
PARIS (Reuters) - The trial began in Paris on Tuesday of seven suspected Islamists, including an alleged Islamic State 'executioner' in Syria -- the first such case to go to court since the group killed 130 people in the French capital last month.
In one of the ugliest cases of "Hack-a-Shaq," you will ever see, the Portland Trail Blazers intentionally foul DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers 14 times on Monday, including one stretch of ten straight possessions in the fourth quarter. Show More Summary
In cancer clinical trials, scientists are always trying to strike the right balance between maximizing data quality and minimizing cost. Here, risk management can be an extremely helpful tool, because it can help to prioritize, reduce costs, and decrease attrition rates. Show More Summary
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers sparred in court with prosecutors today as a hearing was held on his motion for new trial. Arguments centered on a recent Supreme Court ruling finding the law providing for stiffer penalties for crimes involving... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have urged a judge to grant him a new trial.
The jury selection process could take a few days, but the judge said this first trial, for Officer William Porter, won't go past Dec. 17
Tsarnaev’s legal team said the convicted bomber doesn’t deserve the death sentence.