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Cruise ship murder trial to re-start as California courts return from coronavirus closures

Cruise ship murder trial to re-start as California courts return from coronavirus closures

Testimony in the high-profile murder trial of a former Orange County attorney accused of strangling one of his ex-wives and throwing her body off an Italian cr [...] Read full article: Cruise ship murder trial to re-start as ...→

Cruise ship murder trial to re-start as California courts return from coronavirus closures

Cruise ship murder trial to re-start as California courts return from coronavirus closures

Testimony in the high-profile murder trial of a former Orange County attorney accused of strangling one of his ex-wives and throwing her body off an Italian cr [...] Read full article: Cruise ship murder trial to re-start as ...→

California parolee who served three decades for stepmom’s murder pleads guilty to slaying retired doctor

California parolee who served three decades for stepmom’s murder pleads guilty to slaying retired doctor

A California man released on parole after spending three decades behind bars for murdering his stepmother in the 80s pleaded guilty on Monday to stabbing anoth [...] Read full article: California parolee who served three deca...→

Former California county attorney convicted of strangling ex-wife, throwing her off cruise ship

Former California county attorney convicted of strangling ex-wife, throwing her off cruise ship

Jurors found Lonnie Kocontes guilty of special-circumstances murder for financial gain for the 2006 slaying of his second wife, Micki Kanesaki. Read full article: Former California county attorney convic...→

At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are still trapped at sea: report

At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are still trapped at sea: report

Some cruise ship workers have started being repatriated to their home countries, but others are stuck — and some are even sick. Read full article: At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are ...→

California Courts to End Emergency $0 Bail Regulation - LA Weekly

As California courts begin to reopen, several COVID-19 emergency measures will be rescinded on June 20. Among these will be the emergency bail schedule that al [...] Read full article: California Courts to End Emergency $0 Ba...→

Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitchell Simpson Guilty of First-Degree Murder, Armed Robbery

Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitchell Simpson Guilty of First-Degree Murder, Armed Robbery

A Miami-Dade jury found Mitchell Simpson guilty of first-degree murder and armed robbery Friday in the 2008 death of 15-year-old Emmanuel Lacayo. Read full article: Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitc...→

Michigan Supreme Court posts approved plans to reopen trial courts

Michigan Supreme Court posts approved plans to reopen trial courts

The Michigan Supreme Court (MSC) has launched a new webpage to help residents statewide access reopening plans for their local trial courts. Read full article: Michigan Supreme Court posts approved pl...→

Family of cruise ship passenger who died of COVID-19 sues Princess Cruises

Family of cruise ship passenger who died of COVID-19 sues Princess Cruises

The family of a man who contracted COVID-19 on the Grand Princess and later died is suing Princess and Carnival Cruises, saying the companies should have known [...] Read full article: Family of cruise ship passenger who died...→

Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point gang in the spotlight

Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point gang in the spotlight

The shooting was a revenge killing that was ‘one more round in the cycle of violence that has defined the Big Block gang for decades,’ the prosecutor said. Read full article: Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point ...→

Robert Durst murder trial moving to larger courtroom for social distancing

Robert Durst murder trial moving to larger courtroom for social distancing

Millionaire real-estate heir Robert Durst’s high-profile murder trial — on hold amid the coronavirus pandemic — is being moved to a larger courthouse to adhere [...] Read full article: Robert Durst murder trial moving to larg...→

DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Churches in California

DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Churches in California

The DOJ warned California Gov. Gavin Newsom that his reopening plan discriminates against religious services and must be changed. Read full article: DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Chu...→

Want to gamble during the coronavirus pandemic? California casinos start to reopen

Want to gamble during the coronavirus pandemic? California casinos start to reopen

ALPINE, Calif. (AP) — One of California’s largest tribal casinos reopened Monday to a large crowd as customers had their temperatures taken at the door and wer [...] Read full article: Want to gamble during the coronavirus pa...→

At least 100,000 cruise ship crew members still stuck at sea: report

At least 100,000 cruise ship crew members still stuck at sea: report

At least 100,000 cruise ship staff remain stuck at sea more than two months after coronavirus crippled the industry — with many not even getting paid, accordin [...] Read full article: At least 100,000 cruise ship crew member...→

Rivian plans to ship product developers to California

Rivian CEO RJ Scaringe "believes California is a cool place to be and Detroit has an old technology image," a former Rivian executive told Automotive News. Read full article: Rivian plans to ship product developers ...→

Black smoke billowing from cruise ship docked near Tokyo | WTOP

TOKYO (AP) — Black smoke was billowing Tuesday from a cruise ship docked at a port near Tokyo as dozens of firefighters and coast guard members battled to cont [...] Read full article: Black smoke billowing from cruise ship d...→

Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s Cruise Ship Murder

Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s Cruise Ship Murder

A former Irvine attorney was convicted Monday of killing his ex-wife and throwing her body overboard while on a Mediterranean cruise to solve his financial dis [...] Read full article: Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s C...→

Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine Phase III trial will start next month

Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine Phase III trial will start next month

Biotech company Moderna said on Thursday that it is going to start the Phase III trial of its experimental coronavirus vaccine with 30,000 volunteers next mont [...] Read full article: Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine P...→

Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made Pro-Antifa, Anti-Police Posts on Facebook

Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made Pro-Antifa, Anti-Police Posts on Facebook

The suspect in the murder of a sheriff's deputy in California last weekend posted on Facebook critical of police and supportive of Antifa. Read full article: Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made...→

Ex-California attorney accused of killing ex-wife testifies to waking up on a cruise ship to find her missing

Ex-California attorney accused of killing ex-wife testifies to waking up on a cruise ship to find her missing

Prosecutors allege that Kocontes strangled Kanesaki, his second wife, and threw her body into the Mediterranean Sea. Kocontes denies killing Kanesaki, and duri [...] Read full article: Ex-California attorney accused of killin...→

Robert Durst murder trial may move to new California court

Robert Durst murder trial may move to new California court

The California murder trial of real estate heir Robert Durst is likely to move to a new venue this summer, depending on how a judge rules on a defense motion f [...] Read full article: Robert Durst murder trial may move to ne...→

Mourning a murder and solving a murder in the age of coronavirus: A California family’s hunt for answers

Coronavirus may have shuttered much of the country’s economy, but it has not stopped violent crime – and for those who have lost loved ones, the novel pathogen [...] Read full article: Mourning a murder and solving a murder i...→

100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea as Pandemic Continues

100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea as Pandemic Continues

More than 100,000 cruise ship workers remain isolated at sea — and many have-not been paid in weeks — as the coronavirus pandemic rages. Read full article: 100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea...→

Rivian to ship product development team to California

A Rivian spokeswoman said some product development staff will be moving out of Michigan, but she said the company plans to keep some functions in its suburban [...] Read full article: Rivian to ship product development team ...→

What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has in common with Laquan McDonald

What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has in common with Laquan McDonald

Vincent Gaughan posed a public danger one morning when he was 28. But the police response was far different from Jason Van Dyke's. Read full article: What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has...→

“Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survivor, Dies in Cruise Ship Hot Tub

“Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survivor, Dies in Cruise Ship Hot Tub

One of the two surviving members of the 1985 MOVE bombing in West Philadelphia died in a cruise ship hot tub, a Florida medical examiner says. Read full article: “Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survi...→

Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise Ship

Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise Ship

Lonnie Loren Kocontes, 62, was convicted of murder with a special circumstances allegation of murder for financial gain in the 2006 killing of 52-year-old Mick [...] Read full article: Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murd...→

Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 Additional Philadelphia Killings Spanning 6 Years

Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 Additional Philadelphia Killings Spanning 6 Years

Philadelphia police have charged a man already facing a murder trial with five additional killings spanning a six year period. Read full article: Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 A...→

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California judicial leaders on Wednesday ended a statewide policy of imposing $0 bail for misdemeanors and lower-level felonies that reduced jail populations b [...] Read full article: California Courts End $0 Bail Order Impo...→

Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go to California courts

Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go to California courts

A U.S. appeals court has ruled against major oil companies in lawsuits brought by California cities and counties seeking damages for climate change Read full article: Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go t...→

US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbados amid coronavirus thanks Rep. Nunes for helping bring him home

US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbados amid coronavirus thanks Rep. Nunes for helping bring him home

Rep. Devin Nunes on Sunday celebrated the return of a U.S. cruise ship entertainer who'd been stuck at sea for months amid the coronavirus pandemic, as the con [...] Read full article: US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbad...→

Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cruise ship for eight weeks

Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cruise ship for eight weeks

A Florida man has reportedly been stuck aboard a cruise ship docked in an Italian port for eight weeks. Taylor Grimes, who works at a cruise ship jewelry store [...] Read full article: Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cru...→

Rivian to ship product development team to California

A Rivian spokeswoman said some product development staff will be moving out of Michigan, but she said the company plans to keep some functions in its suburban [...] Read full article: Rivian to ship product development team ...→

Former California county attorney convicted of strangling ex-wife, throwing her off cruise ship

Former California county attorney convicted of strangling ex-wife, throwing her off cruise ship

Jurors found Lonnie Kocontes guilty of special-circumstances murder for financial gain for the 2006 slaying of his second wife, Micki Kanesaki. Read full article: Former California county attorney convic...→

“Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survivor, Dies in Cruise Ship Hot Tub

“Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survivor, Dies in Cruise Ship Hot Tub

One of the two surviving members of the 1985 MOVE bombing in West Philadelphia died in a cruise ship hot tub, a Florida medical examiner says. Read full article: “Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survi...→

Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s Cruise Ship Murder

Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s Cruise Ship Murder

A former Irvine attorney was convicted Monday of killing his ex-wife and throwing her body overboard while on a Mediterranean cruise to solve his financial dis [...] Read full article: Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s C...→

At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are still trapped at sea: report

At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are still trapped at sea: report

Some cruise ship workers have started being repatriated to their home countries, but others are stuck — and some are even sick. Read full article: At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are ...→

Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 Additional Philadelphia Killings Spanning 6 Years

Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 Additional Philadelphia Killings Spanning 6 Years

Philadelphia police have charged a man already facing a murder trial with five additional killings spanning a six year period. Read full article: Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 A...→

Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine Phase III trial will start next month

Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine Phase III trial will start next month

Biotech company Moderna said on Thursday that it is going to start the Phase III trial of its experimental coronavirus vaccine with 30,000 volunteers next mont [...] Read full article: Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine P...→

Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitchell Simpson Guilty of First-Degree Murder, Armed Robbery

Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitchell Simpson Guilty of First-Degree Murder, Armed Robbery

A Miami-Dade jury found Mitchell Simpson guilty of first-degree murder and armed robbery Friday in the 2008 death of 15-year-old Emmanuel Lacayo. Read full article: Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitc...→

Family of cruise ship passenger who died of COVID-19 sues Princess Cruises

Family of cruise ship passenger who died of COVID-19 sues Princess Cruises

The family of a man who contracted COVID-19 on the Grand Princess and later died is suing Princess and Carnival Cruises, saying the companies should have known [...] Read full article: Family of cruise ship passenger who died...→

Robert Durst murder trial moving to larger courtroom for social distancing

Robert Durst murder trial moving to larger courtroom for social distancing

Millionaire real-estate heir Robert Durst’s high-profile murder trial — on hold amid the coronavirus pandemic — is being moved to a larger courthouse to adhere [...] Read full article: Robert Durst murder trial moving to larg...→

US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbados amid coronavirus thanks Rep. Nunes for helping bring him home

US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbados amid coronavirus thanks Rep. Nunes for helping bring him home

Rep. Devin Nunes on Sunday celebrated the return of a U.S. cruise ship entertainer who'd been stuck at sea for months amid the coronavirus pandemic, as the con [...] Read full article: US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbad...→

Mourning a murder and solving a murder in the age of coronavirus: A California family’s hunt for answers

Coronavirus may have shuttered much of the country’s economy, but it has not stopped violent crime – and for those who have lost loved ones, the novel pathogen [...] Read full article: Mourning a murder and solving a murder i...→

Want to gamble during the coronavirus pandemic? California casinos start to reopen

Want to gamble during the coronavirus pandemic? California casinos start to reopen

ALPINE, Calif. (AP) — One of California’s largest tribal casinos reopened Monday to a large crowd as customers had their temperatures taken at the door and wer [...] Read full article: Want to gamble during the coronavirus pa...→

Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cruise ship for eight weeks

Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cruise ship for eight weeks

A Florida man has reportedly been stuck aboard a cruise ship docked in an Italian port for eight weeks. Taylor Grimes, who works at a cruise ship jewelry store [...] Read full article: Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cru...→

Rivian plans to ship product developers to California

Rivian CEO RJ Scaringe "believes California is a cool place to be and Detroit has an old technology image," a former Rivian executive told Automotive News. Read full article: Rivian plans to ship product developers ...→

California parolee who served three decades for stepmom’s murder pleads guilty to slaying retired doctor

California parolee who served three decades for stepmom’s murder pleads guilty to slaying retired doctor

A California man released on parole after spending three decades behind bars for murdering his stepmother in the 80s pleaded guilty on Monday to stabbing anoth [...] Read full article: California parolee who served three deca...→

What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has in common with Laquan McDonald

What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has in common with Laquan McDonald

Vincent Gaughan posed a public danger one morning when he was 28. But the police response was far different from Jason Van Dyke's. Read full article: What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has...→

Black smoke billowing from cruise ship docked near Tokyo | WTOP

TOKYO (AP) — Black smoke was billowing Tuesday from a cruise ship docked at a port near Tokyo as dozens of firefighters and coast guard members battled to cont [...] Read full article: Black smoke billowing from cruise ship d...→

Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise Ship

Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise Ship

Lonnie Loren Kocontes, 62, was convicted of murder with a special circumstances allegation of murder for financial gain in the 2006 killing of 52-year-old Mick [...] Read full article: Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murd...→

California Courts to End Emergency $0 Bail Regulation - LA Weekly

As California courts begin to reopen, several COVID-19 emergency measures will be rescinded on June 20. Among these will be the emergency bail schedule that al [...] Read full article: California Courts to End Emergency $0 Ba...→

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California judicial leaders on Wednesday ended a statewide policy of imposing $0 bail for misdemeanors and lower-level felonies that reduced jail populations b [...] Read full article: California Courts End $0 Bail Order Impo...→

Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made Pro-Antifa, Anti-Police Posts on Facebook

Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made Pro-Antifa, Anti-Police Posts on Facebook

The suspect in the murder of a sheriff's deputy in California last weekend posted on Facebook critical of police and supportive of Antifa. Read full article: Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made...→

Michigan Supreme Court posts approved plans to reopen trial courts

Michigan Supreme Court posts approved plans to reopen trial courts

The Michigan Supreme Court (MSC) has launched a new webpage to help residents statewide access reopening plans for their local trial courts. Read full article: Michigan Supreme Court posts approved pl...→

Ex-California attorney accused of killing ex-wife testifies to waking up on a cruise ship to find her missing

Ex-California attorney accused of killing ex-wife testifies to waking up on a cruise ship to find her missing

Prosecutors allege that Kocontes strangled Kanesaki, his second wife, and threw her body into the Mediterranean Sea. Kocontes denies killing Kanesaki, and duri [...] Read full article: Ex-California attorney accused of killin...→

Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point gang in the spotlight

Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point gang in the spotlight

The shooting was a revenge killing that was ‘one more round in the cycle of violence that has defined the Big Block gang for decades,’ the prosecutor said. Read full article: Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point ...→

Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go to California courts

Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go to California courts

A U.S. appeals court has ruled against major oil companies in lawsuits brought by California cities and counties seeking damages for climate change Read full article: Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go t...→

Robert Durst murder trial may move to new California court

Robert Durst murder trial may move to new California court

The California murder trial of real estate heir Robert Durst is likely to move to a new venue this summer, depending on how a judge rules on a defense motion f [...] Read full article: Robert Durst murder trial may move to ne...→

DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Churches in California

DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Churches in California

The DOJ warned California Gov. Gavin Newsom that his reopening plan discriminates against religious services and must be changed. Read full article: DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Chu...→

100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea as Pandemic Continues

100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea as Pandemic Continues

More than 100,000 cruise ship workers remain isolated at sea — and many have-not been paid in weeks — as the coronavirus pandemic rages. Read full article: 100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea...→

At least 100,000 cruise ship crew members still stuck at sea: report

At least 100,000 cruise ship crew members still stuck at sea: report

At least 100,000 cruise ship staff remain stuck at sea more than two months after coronavirus crippled the industry — with many not even getting paid, accordin [...] Read full article: At least 100,000 cruise ship crew member...→

Rivian plans to ship product developers to California

Rivian CEO RJ Scaringe "believes California is a cool place to be and Detroit has an old technology image," a former Rivian executive told Automotive News. Read full article: Rivian plans to ship product developers ...→

Rivian to ship product development team to California

A Rivian spokeswoman said some product development staff will be moving out of Michigan, but she said the company plans to keep some functions in its suburban [...] Read full article: Rivian to ship product development team ...→

California parolee who served three decades for stepmom’s murder pleads guilty to slaying retired doctor

California parolee who served three decades for stepmom’s murder pleads guilty to slaying retired doctor

A California man released on parole after spending three decades behind bars for murdering his stepmother in the 80s pleaded guilty on Monday to stabbing anoth [...] Read full article: California parolee who served three deca...→

What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has in common with Laquan McDonald

What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has in common with Laquan McDonald

Vincent Gaughan posed a public danger one morning when he was 28. But the police response was far different from Jason Van Dyke's. Read full article: What the Van Dyke murder trial judge has...→

Former California county attorney convicted of strangling ex-wife, throwing her off cruise ship

Former California county attorney convicted of strangling ex-wife, throwing her off cruise ship

Jurors found Lonnie Kocontes guilty of special-circumstances murder for financial gain for the 2006 slaying of his second wife, Micki Kanesaki. Read full article: Former California county attorney convic...→

Black smoke billowing from cruise ship docked near Tokyo | WTOP

TOKYO (AP) — Black smoke was billowing Tuesday from a cruise ship docked at a port near Tokyo as dozens of firefighters and coast guard members battled to cont [...] Read full article: Black smoke billowing from cruise ship d...→

“Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survivor, Dies in Cruise Ship Hot Tub

“Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survivor, Dies in Cruise Ship Hot Tub

One of the two surviving members of the 1985 MOVE bombing in West Philadelphia died in a cruise ship hot tub, a Florida medical examiner says. Read full article: “Birdie Africa,” MOVE’s Lone Child Survi...→

Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s Cruise Ship Murder

Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s Cruise Ship Murder

A former Irvine attorney was convicted Monday of killing his ex-wife and throwing her body overboard while on a Mediterranean cruise to solve his financial dis [...] Read full article: Irvine Attorney Convicted in Ex-Wife’s C...→

Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise Ship

Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise Ship

Lonnie Loren Kocontes, 62, was convicted of murder with a special circumstances allegation of murder for financial gain in the 2006 killing of 52-year-old Mick [...] Read full article: Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murd...→

At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are still trapped at sea: report

At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are still trapped at sea: report

Some cruise ship workers have started being repatriated to their home countries, but others are stuck — and some are even sick. Read full article: At least 42,000 cruise ship workers are ...→

Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 Additional Philadelphia Killings Spanning 6 Years

Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 Additional Philadelphia Killings Spanning 6 Years

Philadelphia police have charged a man already facing a murder trial with five additional killings spanning a six year period. Read full article: Man Facing Murder Trial Arrested for 5 A...→

California Courts to End Emergency $0 Bail Regulation - LA Weekly

As California courts begin to reopen, several COVID-19 emergency measures will be rescinded on June 20. Among these will be the emergency bail schedule that al [...] Read full article: California Courts to End Emergency $0 Ba...→

Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine Phase III trial will start next month

Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine Phase III trial will start next month

Biotech company Moderna said on Thursday that it is going to start the Phase III trial of its experimental coronavirus vaccine with 30,000 volunteers next mont [...] Read full article: Moderna's enormous coronavirus vaccine P...→

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California judicial leaders on Wednesday ended a statewide policy of imposing $0 bail for misdemeanors and lower-level felonies that reduced jail populations b [...] Read full article: California Courts End $0 Bail Order Impo...→

Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitchell Simpson Guilty of First-Degree Murder, Armed Robbery

Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitchell Simpson Guilty of First-Degree Murder, Armed Robbery

A Miami-Dade jury found Mitchell Simpson guilty of first-degree murder and armed robbery Friday in the 2008 death of 15-year-old Emmanuel Lacayo. Read full article: Gold Chain Murder Trial: Jury Finds Mitc...→

Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made Pro-Antifa, Anti-Police Posts on Facebook

Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made Pro-Antifa, Anti-Police Posts on Facebook

The suspect in the murder of a sheriff's deputy in California last weekend posted on Facebook critical of police and supportive of Antifa. Read full article: Suspect in Murder of California Cop Made...→

Michigan Supreme Court posts approved plans to reopen trial courts

Michigan Supreme Court posts approved plans to reopen trial courts

The Michigan Supreme Court (MSC) has launched a new webpage to help residents statewide access reopening plans for their local trial courts. Read full article: Michigan Supreme Court posts approved pl...→

Family of cruise ship passenger who died of COVID-19 sues Princess Cruises

Family of cruise ship passenger who died of COVID-19 sues Princess Cruises

The family of a man who contracted COVID-19 on the Grand Princess and later died is suing Princess and Carnival Cruises, saying the companies should have known [...] Read full article: Family of cruise ship passenger who died...→

Ex-California attorney accused of killing ex-wife testifies to waking up on a cruise ship to find her missing

Ex-California attorney accused of killing ex-wife testifies to waking up on a cruise ship to find her missing

Prosecutors allege that Kocontes strangled Kanesaki, his second wife, and threw her body into the Mediterranean Sea. Kocontes denies killing Kanesaki, and duri [...] Read full article: Ex-California attorney accused of killin...→

Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point gang in the spotlight

Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point gang in the spotlight

The shooting was a revenge killing that was ‘one more round in the cycle of violence that has defined the Big Block gang for decades,’ the prosecutor said. Read full article: Antioch murder trial puts Hunters Point ...→

Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go to California courts

Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go to California courts

A U.S. appeals court has ruled against major oil companies in lawsuits brought by California cities and counties seeking damages for climate change Read full article: Big Oil loses appeal, climate suits go t...→

Robert Durst murder trial moving to larger courtroom for social distancing

Robert Durst murder trial moving to larger courtroom for social distancing

Millionaire real-estate heir Robert Durst’s high-profile murder trial — on hold amid the coronavirus pandemic — is being moved to a larger courthouse to adhere [...] Read full article: Robert Durst murder trial moving to larg...→

Robert Durst murder trial may move to new California court

Robert Durst murder trial may move to new California court

The California murder trial of real estate heir Robert Durst is likely to move to a new venue this summer, depending on how a judge rules on a defense motion f [...] Read full article: Robert Durst murder trial may move to ne...→

US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbados amid coronavirus thanks Rep. Nunes for helping bring him home

US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbados amid coronavirus thanks Rep. Nunes for helping bring him home

Rep. Devin Nunes on Sunday celebrated the return of a U.S. cruise ship entertainer who'd been stuck at sea for months amid the coronavirus pandemic, as the con [...] Read full article: US cruise ship performer stuck in Barbad...→

DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Churches in California

DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Churches in California

The DOJ warned California Gov. Gavin Newsom that his reopening plan discriminates against religious services and must be changed. Read full article: DOJ to Gavin Newsom: Start Reopening Chu...→

Mourning a murder and solving a murder in the age of coronavirus: A California family’s hunt for answers

Coronavirus may have shuttered much of the country’s economy, but it has not stopped violent crime – and for those who have lost loved ones, the novel pathogen [...] Read full article: Mourning a murder and solving a murder i...→

Want to gamble during the coronavirus pandemic? California casinos start to reopen

Want to gamble during the coronavirus pandemic? California casinos start to reopen

ALPINE, Calif. (AP) — One of California’s largest tribal casinos reopened Monday to a large crowd as customers had their temperatures taken at the door and wer [...] Read full article: Want to gamble during the coronavirus pa...→

100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea as Pandemic Continues

100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea as Pandemic Continues

More than 100,000 cruise ship workers remain isolated at sea — and many have-not been paid in weeks — as the coronavirus pandemic rages. Read full article: 100,000 Cruise Ship Workers Stuck at Sea...→

Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cruise ship for eight weeks

Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cruise ship for eight weeks

A Florida man has reportedly been stuck aboard a cruise ship docked in an Italian port for eight weeks. Taylor Grimes, who works at a cruise ship jewelry store [...] Read full article: Florida man stuck aboard quarantined cru...→

At least 100,000 cruise ship crew members still stuck at sea: report

At least 100,000 cruise ship crew members still stuck at sea: report

At least 100,000 cruise ship staff remain stuck at sea more than two months after coronavirus crippled the industry — with many not even getting paid, accordin [...] Read full article: At least 100,000 cruise ship crew member...→