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Former Westminster cop pleads guilty to civil rights violation in federal court for sexually assaulting woman in his custody

A former Westminster police officer who sexually assaulted a woman in his police car in 2017 has pleaded guilty in federal court to violating that woman’s civil rights, according to a news re… Read full article: Former Westminster cop pleads guilty to ...→

Former Westminster cop pleads guilty to civil rights violation in federal court for sexually assaulting woman in his custody

A former Westminster police officer who sexually assaulted a woman in his police car in 2017 has pleaded guilty in federal court to violating that woman’s civil rights, according to a news re… Read full article: Former Westminster cop pleads guilty to ...→

Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Multiple Students Pleads Guilty

Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Multiple Students Pleads Guilty

A former New Jersey high school teacher who was charged with having sex with multiple students has pleaded guilty Read full article: Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Se...→

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

A woman who drove under the influence in a hit-and-run crash that killed a jogger in Rancho Peñasquitos last summer has changed her plea to guilty. She will get nine years behind bars at her sentencing next month. Read full article: Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasq...→

Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wife, son, neighbor

Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wife, son, neighbor

A suspended state corrections officer has pleaded not guilty in the Christmas Day shootings of his wife, adult son and another man in a small eastern Illinois community Read full article: Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wif...→

NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Multiple Teenage Students

NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Multiple Teenage Students

A New Jersey high school teacher facing a jury trial has changed her plea to guilty over an indictment originally alleging that she had sex with six male students in 2014. Read full article: NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty ...→

New Details Revealed in Court as Boston College Student Pleads Not Guilty in Boyfriend’s Suicide

A former Boston College student has been indicted in connection with the suicide of her boyfriend, Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins announced on Monday. Inyoung You, 21, of South Korea, is charged with involuntary manslaught Read full article: New Details Revealed in Court as Boston ...→

Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing girlfriend, stashing body in trunk

Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing girlfriend, stashing body in trunk

A 23-year-old man who stabbed his girlfriend to death in their Thornton apartment, loaded her body into a car trunk and drove to Wyoming has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. Read full article: Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally st...→

Mother charged in college bribery case pleads guilty

Mother charged in college bribery case pleads guilty

A California woman accused of paying a company $9,000 to take online classes for her son at Georgetown University has pleaded guilty Read full article: Mother charged in college bribery case p...→

Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil rights leader’: ‘This rising tide is lifting all boats’

Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil rights leader’: ‘This rising tide is lifting all boats’

Fox News personality Geraldo Rivera praised President Trump as a “civil rights leader” for all he’s done for non-white communities, particularly record-low unemployment for black and Hispanic Americans. Read full article: Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil r...→

Civil rights activist Ron Edwards dies | MinnPost

Plus: GOP lawmakers want Sherburne County to become ‘Second Amendment sanctuary’; Sydney Jordan wins special primary for Minnesota state House seat; Minneapolis man accused of committing atrocities during WWII dies; and more. Read full article: Civil rights activist Ron Edwards dies |...→

Boston pleads guilty to his role in senior citizen scam

Boston pleads guilty to his role in senior citizen scam

A Boston man has pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme to cheat senior citizens out of cash by pretending to be a relative who's in jail and needs bail money Read full article: Boston pleads guilty to his role in seni...→

Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Asked to Give Up Train Seat

Amtrak has apologized to civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Read full article: Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Ask...→

Chronology of a civil rights icon: Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

Walk back through history and relive Martin Luther King Jr.’s struggles and accomplishments as he campaigned for human rights in this interactive timeline. Read full article: Chronology of a civil rights icon: Marti...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America is honoring the civil-rights hero

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America is honoring the civil-rights hero

All over the country, scores of people will gather to honor one of America's most prolific civil rights heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on his birthday.  Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America ...→

One of Two Brothers Accused in Navy Man's Slaying Pleads Guilty - Times of San Diego

One of two brothers accused in the shooting death of a Navy man who was gunned down after stopping to help a seemingly stranded motorist on a Logan Heights freeway ramp pleaded guilty Friday to voluntary manslaughter. Read full article: One of Two Brothers Accused in Navy Man'...→

Texas man who went viral for licking ice cream pleads guilty

Texas man who went viral for licking ice cream pleads guilty

The Texas man who went viral for taking a tub of Blue Bell ice cream out of a grocery store freezer and licking it pleaded guilty to criminal mischief on Thursday. Read full article: Texas man who went viral for licking ice...→

California woman accused of stealing $2 million in jewelry pleads not guilty

California woman accused of stealing $2 million in jewelry pleads not guilty

Karen Yvonne Floyd, 54, brandished a knife at store security when they tried to stop her from leaving, authorities said. Read full article: California woman accused of stealing $2 ...→

New Jersey teacher accused of having sex with 6 students pleads guilty

New Jersey teacher accused of having sex with 6 students pleads guilty

A New Jersey high school teacher busted for having sexual relations with six male students pleaded guilty Thursday to three counts of criminal sexual contact, a report said. Nicole Dufault, 40, who… Read full article: New Jersey teacher accused of having sex...→

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

A woman who drove under the influence in a hit-and-run crash that killed a jogger in Rancho Peñasquitos last summer has changed her plea to guilty. She will get nine years behind bars at her sentencing next month.... Evelin J. Nunez, 20, appeared in court Wednesday to face allegations she struck and killed a woman while under the influence. Read full article: Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasq...→

Husband in missing mom case pleads not guilty to murder

Husband in missing mom case pleads not guilty to murder

The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five who is presumed dead has pleaded not guilty to murder and kidnapping charges Read full article: Husband in missing mom case pleads not g...→

Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

A California woman pleaded guilty to a federal fraud charge Wednesday after authorities said she paid a company $9,000 to take online classes for her son at Georgetown University and then demanded … Read full article: Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in col...→

Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty to murder in Corona woman’s slaying

“You are a monster,” victim Sharmon Jay Intili’s brother tells killer Mark Aaron Brierley Read full article: Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty to murder in ...→

Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in Pill Mill Scheme, Fake Prescriptions - Times of San Diego

A San Diego doctor who illegally distributed thousands of hydrocodone pills by giving out fake prescriptions with the names of dead or incarcerated patients pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to an opioid distribution charge. Read full article: Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in Pill Mil...→

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, civil rights movement alive

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, civil rights movement alive

Photographer Steve Schapiro covered the civil rights movement for Life magazine in the ’60s, amassing a trove of seminal images of Dr. Martin Luther King and the movement he inspired. Read full article: Photographer who followed iconic activis...→

‘We were before our time’: Remembering the fight to change King County’s namesake from a slave owner to a civil-rights leader

‘We were before our time’: Remembering the fight to change King County’s namesake from a slave owner to a civil-rights leader

Back in 1986, then-King County Councilmembers Ron Sims and Bruce Laing were at the center of a storm that they themselves stirred up when they sought to change the county's namesake. Read full article: ‘We were before our time’: Remembering t...→

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, Civil Rights Movement alive

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, Civil Rights Movement alive

"Activists And Icons," a recent exhibit at the Illinois Holocaust Museum, highlighted the work of Jewish photographer Steve Schapiro, who covered the Civil Rights Movement for Life magazine in the ‘60s, amassing a trove of seminal images of Dr. Martin Luther King and the movement he inspired. Schapiro’s photos punctuate a new book revisiting James Baldwin’s 1963 "The Fire Next Time." Read full article: Photographer who followed iconic activis...→

Civil rights legend's story becomes a musical

Civil rights legend's story becomes a musical

Before Greta Thunberg's strike for climate change or Malala Yousafzai overcame a shooting to advocate for girls' and women's rights, there was Lynda Blackmon Lowery.... You may not know her story but it's an important part of a much larger one. Martin Luther King led the legendary march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965, despite severe danger and hardships. Read full article: Civil rights legend's story becomes a mu...→

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Using Confiscated Porsche For Stepdaughter’s Prom

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Using Confiscated Porsche For Stepdaughter’s Prom

Police say surveillance video from April 2019 shows 47-year-old James Coolen driving up to the parking lot where the vehicle was being held as evidence and driving away in the Porsche. Read full article: Former Philadelphia Police Officer Plead...→

Former employee pleads guilty to $4.5 million fraud against Cummins

Former Cummins employee David Hudson faces a sentence of 51 to 63 months in prison for writing checks to himself out of profit-sharing funds. Read full article: Former employee pleads guilty to $4.5 mi...→

Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads not guilty in sex abuse case

Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads not guilty in sex abuse case

Detectives were investigating another church employee for alleged sexual abuse in 2018 when Laverne Paul Fox’s alleged victim came forward. Read full article: Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads no...→

NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening To Rape Woman

NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening To Rape Woman

A leading white nationalist pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal charges that he threatened to rape the wife of a person with whom he was having a dispute. Read full article: NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty T...→

Woman Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for Striking Woman in Rancho Penasquitos - Times of San Diego

Woman who was drunk when she ran down a pedestrian on a Rancho Penasquitos sidewalk, then fled the scene, is slated to be sentenced. Read full article: Woman Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for ...→

Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa Cruz kidnapping, violence case

Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa Cruz kidnapping, violence case

A Hollister man alleged to have kidnapped his 1-year-old daughter after a domestic violence dispute with the baby’s mother pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Santa Cruz County Superior Court to … Read full article: Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa...→

Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty to bribery, fraud | WTOP

Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty to bribery, fraud | WTOP

Cheryl Diane Glenn, who represented Baltimore City, faces up to 20 years in federal prison for the wire fraud charge and five years for the bribery charge. Read full article: Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty ...→

Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted Of Abusing Baby Pleads Guilty To More Charges

Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted Of Abusing Baby Pleads Guilty To More Charges

Former Collin County day care worker convicted of injury to a child, Jessica Wiese has pleaded guilty to more charges. Read full article: Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted...→

New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ attack against gay couple at state fair

New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ attack against gay couple at state fair

A Syracuse man has pleaded guilty to attacking two men and shouting anti-gay slurs as they left the New York State Fair, according to reports. Nicholas Ferlenda, 28, pleaded guilty to two hate crim… Read full article: New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ a...→

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

The Legislature’s LGBTQ and black caucuses asked the governor to posthumously pardon Bayard Rustin, who was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago. Read full article: Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civ...→

Civil rights activist, Congressional Black Caucus member Rep. Bobby Rush endorses Bloomberg's White House bid

Civil rights activist, Congressional Black Caucus member Rep. Bobby Rush endorses Bloomberg's White House bid

Rep. Bobby Rush is endorsing Mike Bloomberg's bid for the Democratic nomination. He is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus and a civil rights activist. Read full article: Civil rights activist, Congressional Bla...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader's Legacy

Hundreds of Chicagoans from all walks of life gathered Monday morning to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Schol...→

Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Asked to Give Up Train Seat

Amtrak has apologized to civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend.... Multiple people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train and a vehicle collided in Jupiter Saturday afternoon, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Read full article: Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Ask...→

Civil rights activist tweet: Was asked to give up train seat | WTOP

Amtrak apologized to a civil rights attorney after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a D.C. train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Read full article: Civil rights activist tweet: Was asked t...→

CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Two, Gets Decade in Prison

CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Two, Gets Decade in Prison

Police said Anthony Domond was high on PCP in January 2018 when he slammed into a vehicle and killed two Stamford residents Read full article: CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash ...→

Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using confiscated Porsche for stepdaughter's prom

Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using confiscated Porsche for stepdaughter's prom

Former Philly police officer Chris Coolen Jr. was sentenced to 12 months of probation for using a confiscated Porsche at his stepdaughter's prom in April 2019. Read full article: Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using con...→

Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaulting young child pleads guilty

Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaulting young child pleads guilty

Erica Emerling's sentencing is expected to take place in February after she undergoes a court-ordered mental health evaluation. Read full article: Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaul...→

Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Multiple Students Pleads Guilty

Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Multiple Students Pleads Guilty

A former New Jersey high school teacher who was charged with having sex with multiple students has pleaded guilty Read full article: Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Se...→

Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads not guilty in sex abuse case

Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads not guilty in sex abuse case

Detectives were investigating another church employee for alleged sexual abuse in 2018 when Laverne Paul Fox’s alleged victim came forward. Read full article: Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads no...→

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

A woman who drove under the influence in a hit-and-run crash that killed a jogger in Rancho Peñasquitos last summer has changed her plea to guilty. She will get nine years behind bars at her sentencing next month.... Evelin J. Nunez, 20, appeared in court Wednesday to face allegations she struck and killed a woman while under the influence. Read full article: Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasq...→

Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wife, son, neighbor

Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wife, son, neighbor

A suspended state corrections officer has pleaded not guilty in the Christmas Day shootings of his wife, adult son and another man in a small eastern Illinois community Read full article: Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wif...→

Woman Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for Striking Woman in Rancho Penasquitos - Times of San Diego

Woman who was drunk when she ran down a pedestrian on a Rancho Penasquitos sidewalk, then fled the scene, is slated to be sentenced. Read full article: Woman Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for ...→

New Details Revealed in Court as Boston College Student Pleads Not Guilty in Boyfriend’s Suicide

A former Boston College student has been indicted in connection with the suicide of her boyfriend, Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins announced on Monday. Inyoung You, 21, of South Korea, is charged with involuntary manslaught Read full article: New Details Revealed in Court as Boston ...→

Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty to bribery, fraud | WTOP

Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty to bribery, fraud | WTOP

Cheryl Diane Glenn, who represented Baltimore City, faces up to 20 years in federal prison for the wire fraud charge and five years for the bribery charge. Read full article: Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty ...→

Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

A California woman pleaded guilty to a federal fraud charge Wednesday after authorities said she paid a company $9,000 to take online classes for her son at Georgetown University and then demanded … Read full article: Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in col...→

Mother charged in college bribery case pleads guilty

Mother charged in college bribery case pleads guilty

A California woman accused of paying a company $9,000 to take online classes for her son at Georgetown University has pleaded guilty Read full article: Mother charged in college bribery case p...→

New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ attack against gay couple at state fair

New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ attack against gay couple at state fair

A Syracuse man has pleaded guilty to attacking two men and shouting anti-gay slurs as they left the New York State Fair, according to reports. Nicholas Ferlenda, 28, pleaded guilty to two hate crim… Read full article: New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ a...→

Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty to murder in Corona woman’s slaying

“You are a monster,” victim Sharmon Jay Intili’s brother tells killer Mark Aaron Brierley Read full article: Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty to murder in ...→

Civil rights activist Ron Edwards dies | MinnPost

Plus: GOP lawmakers want Sherburne County to become ‘Second Amendment sanctuary’; Sydney Jordan wins special primary for Minnesota state House seat; Minneapolis man accused of committing atrocities during WWII dies; and more. Read full article: Civil rights activist Ron Edwards dies |...→

Civil rights activist, Congressional Black Caucus member Rep. Bobby Rush endorses Bloomberg's White House bid

Civil rights activist, Congressional Black Caucus member Rep. Bobby Rush endorses Bloomberg's White House bid

Rep. Bobby Rush is endorsing Mike Bloomberg's bid for the Democratic nomination. He is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus and a civil rights activist. Read full article: Civil rights activist, Congressional Bla...→

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, civil rights movement alive

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, civil rights movement alive

Photographer Steve Schapiro covered the civil rights movement for Life magazine in the ’60s, amassing a trove of seminal images of Dr. Martin Luther King and the movement he inspired. Read full article: Photographer who followed iconic activis...→

Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Asked to Give Up Train Seat

Amtrak has apologized to civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend.... Multiple people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train and a vehicle collided in Jupiter Saturday afternoon, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Read full article: Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Ask...→

Chronology of a civil rights icon: Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

Walk back through history and relive Martin Luther King Jr.’s struggles and accomplishments as he campaigned for human rights in this interactive timeline. Read full article: Chronology of a civil rights icon: Marti...→

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, Civil Rights Movement alive

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, Civil Rights Movement alive

"Activists And Icons," a recent exhibit at the Illinois Holocaust Museum, highlighted the work of Jewish photographer Steve Schapiro, who covered the Civil Rights Movement for Life magazine in the ‘60s, amassing a trove of seminal images of Dr. Martin Luther King and the movement he inspired. Schapiro’s photos punctuate a new book revisiting James Baldwin’s 1963 "The Fire Next Time." Read full article: Photographer who followed iconic activis...→

One of Two Brothers Accused in Navy Man's Slaying Pleads Guilty - Times of San Diego

One of two brothers accused in the shooting death of a Navy man who was gunned down after stopping to help a seemingly stranded motorist on a Logan Heights freeway ramp pleaded guilty Friday to voluntary manslaughter. Read full article: One of Two Brothers Accused in Navy Man'...→

Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using confiscated Porsche for stepdaughter's prom

Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using confiscated Porsche for stepdaughter's prom

Former Philly police officer Chris Coolen Jr. was sentenced to 12 months of probation for using a confiscated Porsche at his stepdaughter's prom in April 2019. Read full article: Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using con...→

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Using Confiscated Porsche For Stepdaughter’s Prom

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Using Confiscated Porsche For Stepdaughter’s Prom

Police say surveillance video from April 2019 shows 47-year-old James Coolen driving up to the parking lot where the vehicle was being held as evidence and driving away in the Porsche. Read full article: Former Philadelphia Police Officer Plead...→

California woman accused of stealing $2 million in jewelry pleads not guilty

California woman accused of stealing $2 million in jewelry pleads not guilty

Karen Yvonne Floyd, 54, brandished a knife at store security when they tried to stop her from leaving, authorities said. Read full article: California woman accused of stealing $2 ...→

New Jersey teacher accused of having sex with 6 students pleads guilty

New Jersey teacher accused of having sex with 6 students pleads guilty

A New Jersey high school teacher busted for having sexual relations with six male students pleaded guilty Thursday to three counts of criminal sexual contact, a report said. Nicole Dufault, 40, who… Read full article: New Jersey teacher accused of having sex...→

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

A woman who drove under the influence in a hit-and-run crash that killed a jogger in Rancho Peñasquitos last summer has changed her plea to guilty. She will get nine years behind bars at her sentencing next month. Read full article: Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasq...→

NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening To Rape Woman

NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening To Rape Woman

A leading white nationalist pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal charges that he threatened to rape the wife of a person with whom he was having a dispute. Read full article: NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty T...→

Husband in missing mom case pleads not guilty to murder

Husband in missing mom case pleads not guilty to murder

The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five who is presumed dead has pleaded not guilty to murder and kidnapping charges Read full article: Husband in missing mom case pleads not g...→

NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Multiple Teenage Students

NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Multiple Teenage Students

A New Jersey high school teacher facing a jury trial has changed her plea to guilty over an indictment originally alleging that she had sex with six male students in 2014. Read full article: NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty ...→

Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa Cruz kidnapping, violence case

Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa Cruz kidnapping, violence case

A Hollister man alleged to have kidnapped his 1-year-old daughter after a domestic violence dispute with the baby’s mother pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Santa Cruz County Superior Court to … Read full article: Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa...→

Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing girlfriend, stashing body in trunk

Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing girlfriend, stashing body in trunk

A 23-year-old man who stabbed his girlfriend to death in their Thornton apartment, loaded her body into a car trunk and drove to Wyoming has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. Read full article: Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally st...→

Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted Of Abusing Baby Pleads Guilty To More Charges

Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted Of Abusing Baby Pleads Guilty To More Charges

Former Collin County day care worker convicted of injury to a child, Jessica Wiese has pleaded guilty to more charges. Read full article: Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted...→

Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil rights leader’: ‘This rising tide is lifting all boats’

Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil rights leader’: ‘This rising tide is lifting all boats’

Fox News personality Geraldo Rivera praised President Trump as a “civil rights leader” for all he’s done for non-white communities, particularly record-low unemployment for black and Hispanic Americans. Read full article: Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil r...→

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

The Legislature’s LGBTQ and black caucuses asked the governor to posthumously pardon Bayard Rustin, who was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago. Read full article: Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civ...→

Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in Pill Mill Scheme, Fake Prescriptions - Times of San Diego

A San Diego doctor who illegally distributed thousands of hydrocodone pills by giving out fake prescriptions with the names of dead or incarcerated patients pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to an opioid distribution charge. Read full article: Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in Pill Mil...→

Boston pleads guilty to his role in senior citizen scam

Boston pleads guilty to his role in senior citizen scam

A Boston man has pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme to cheat senior citizens out of cash by pretending to be a relative who's in jail and needs bail money Read full article: Boston pleads guilty to his role in seni...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader's Legacy

Hundreds of Chicagoans from all walks of life gathered Monday morning to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Schol...→

‘We were before our time’: Remembering the fight to change King County’s namesake from a slave owner to a civil-rights leader

‘We were before our time’: Remembering the fight to change King County’s namesake from a slave owner to a civil-rights leader

Back in 1986, then-King County Councilmembers Ron Sims and Bruce Laing were at the center of a storm that they themselves stirred up when they sought to change the county's namesake. Read full article: ‘We were before our time’: Remembering t...→

Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Asked to Give Up Train Seat

Amtrak has apologized to civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Read full article: Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Ask...→

Civil rights activist tweet: Was asked to give up train seat | WTOP

Amtrak apologized to a civil rights attorney after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a D.C. train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Read full article: Civil rights activist tweet: Was asked t...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America is honoring the civil-rights hero

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America is honoring the civil-rights hero

All over the country, scores of people will gather to honor one of America's most prolific civil rights heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on his birthday.  Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America ...→

CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Two, Gets Decade in Prison

CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Two, Gets Decade in Prison

Police said Anthony Domond was high on PCP in January 2018 when he slammed into a vehicle and killed two Stamford residents Read full article: CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash ...→

Civil rights legend's story becomes a musical

Civil rights legend's story becomes a musical

Before Greta Thunberg's strike for climate change or Malala Yousafzai overcame a shooting to advocate for girls' and women's rights, there was Lynda Blackmon Lowery.... You may not know her story but it's an important part of a much larger one. Martin Luther King led the legendary march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965, despite severe danger and hardships. Read full article: Civil rights legend's story becomes a mu...→

Texas man who went viral for licking ice cream pleads guilty

Texas man who went viral for licking ice cream pleads guilty

The Texas man who went viral for taking a tub of Blue Bell ice cream out of a grocery store freezer and licking it pleaded guilty to criminal mischief on Thursday. Read full article: Texas man who went viral for licking ice...→

Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaulting young child pleads guilty

Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaulting young child pleads guilty

Erica Emerling's sentencing is expected to take place in February after she undergoes a court-ordered mental health evaluation. Read full article: Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaul...→

Former employee pleads guilty to $4.5 million fraud against Cummins

Former Cummins employee David Hudson faces a sentence of 51 to 63 months in prison for writing checks to himself out of profit-sharing funds. Read full article: Former employee pleads guilty to $4.5 mi...→

Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Multiple Students Pleads Guilty

Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Multiple Students Pleads Guilty

A former New Jersey high school teacher who was charged with having sex with multiple students has pleaded guilty Read full article: Former NJ Teacher Charged With Having Se...→

New Jersey teacher accused of having sex with 6 students pleads guilty

New Jersey teacher accused of having sex with 6 students pleads guilty

A New Jersey high school teacher busted for having sexual relations with six male students pleaded guilty Thursday to three counts of criminal sexual contact, a report said. Nicole Dufault, 40, who… Read full article: New Jersey teacher accused of having sex...→

Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads not guilty in sex abuse case

Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads not guilty in sex abuse case

Detectives were investigating another church employee for alleged sexual abuse in 2018 when Laverne Paul Fox’s alleged victim came forward. Read full article: Ex-employee at Wildomar church pleads no...→

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

A woman who drove under the influence in a hit-and-run crash that killed a jogger in Rancho Peñasquitos last summer has changed her plea to guilty. She will get nine years behind bars at her sentencing next month. Read full article: Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasq...→

Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasquitos Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

A woman who drove under the influence in a hit-and-run crash that killed a jogger in Rancho Peñasquitos last summer has changed her plea to guilty. She will get nine years behind bars at her sentencing next month.... Evelin J. Nunez, 20, appeared in court Wednesday to face allegations she struck and killed a woman while under the influence. Read full article: Driver Who Killed Woman in Rancho Peñasq...→

NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening To Rape Woman

NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening To Rape Woman

A leading white nationalist pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal charges that he threatened to rape the wife of a person with whom he was having a dispute. Read full article: NH White Nationalist Pleads Not Guilty T...→

Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wife, son, neighbor

Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wife, son, neighbor

A suspended state corrections officer has pleaded not guilty in the Christmas Day shootings of his wife, adult son and another man in a small eastern Illinois community Read full article: Man pleads not guilty in slayings of wif...→

Husband in missing mom case pleads not guilty to murder

Husband in missing mom case pleads not guilty to murder

The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five who is presumed dead has pleaded not guilty to murder and kidnapping charges Read full article: Husband in missing mom case pleads not g...→

Woman Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for Striking Woman in Rancho Penasquitos - Times of San Diego

Woman who was drunk when she ran down a pedestrian on a Rancho Penasquitos sidewalk, then fled the scene, is slated to be sentenced. Read full article: Woman Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for ...→

NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Multiple Teenage Students

NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Multiple Teenage Students

A New Jersey high school teacher facing a jury trial has changed her plea to guilty over an indictment originally alleging that she had sex with six male students in 2014. Read full article: NJ Teacher Nicole Dufault Pleads Guilty ...→

Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa Cruz kidnapping, violence case

Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa Cruz kidnapping, violence case

A Hollister man alleged to have kidnapped his 1-year-old daughter after a domestic violence dispute with the baby’s mother pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Santa Cruz County Superior Court to … Read full article: Hollister man pleads not guilty in Santa...→

New Details Revealed in Court as Boston College Student Pleads Not Guilty in Boyfriend’s Suicide

A former Boston College student has been indicted in connection with the suicide of her boyfriend, Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins announced on Monday. Inyoung You, 21, of South Korea, is charged with involuntary manslaught Read full article: New Details Revealed in Court as Boston ...→

Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty to bribery, fraud | WTOP

Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty to bribery, fraud | WTOP

Cheryl Diane Glenn, who represented Baltimore City, faces up to 20 years in federal prison for the wire fraud charge and five years for the bribery charge. Read full article: Former Baltimore lawmaker pleads guilty ...→

Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing girlfriend, stashing body in trunk

Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing girlfriend, stashing body in trunk

A 23-year-old man who stabbed his girlfriend to death in their Thornton apartment, loaded her body into a car trunk and drove to Wyoming has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. Read full article: Thornton man pleads guilty to fatally st...→

Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

A California woman pleaded guilty to a federal fraud charge Wednesday after authorities said she paid a company $9,000 to take online classes for her son at Georgetown University and then demanded … Read full article: Newport Beach woman pleads guilty in col...→

Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted Of Abusing Baby Pleads Guilty To More Charges

Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted Of Abusing Baby Pleads Guilty To More Charges

Former Collin County day care worker convicted of injury to a child, Jessica Wiese has pleaded guilty to more charges. Read full article: Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted...→

Mother charged in college bribery case pleads guilty

Mother charged in college bribery case pleads guilty

A California woman accused of paying a company $9,000 to take online classes for her son at Georgetown University has pleaded guilty Read full article: Mother charged in college bribery case p...→

New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ attack against gay couple at state fair

New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ attack against gay couple at state fair

A Syracuse man has pleaded guilty to attacking two men and shouting anti-gay slurs as they left the New York State Fair, according to reports. Nicholas Ferlenda, 28, pleaded guilty to two hate crim… Read full article: New York man pleads guilty to ‘vilest’ a...→

Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil rights leader’: ‘This rising tide is lifting all boats’

Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil rights leader’: ‘This rising tide is lifting all boats’

Fox News personality Geraldo Rivera praised President Trump as a “civil rights leader” for all he’s done for non-white communities, particularly record-low unemployment for black and Hispanic Americans. Read full article: Geraldo Rivera praises Trump as ‘civil r...→

Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty to murder in Corona woman’s slaying

“You are a monster,” victim Sharmon Jay Intili’s brother tells killer Mark Aaron Brierley Read full article: Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty to murder in ...→

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

The Legislature’s LGBTQ and black caucuses asked the governor to posthumously pardon Bayard Rustin, who was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago. Read full article: Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civ...→

Civil rights activist Ron Edwards dies | MinnPost

Plus: GOP lawmakers want Sherburne County to become ‘Second Amendment sanctuary’; Sydney Jordan wins special primary for Minnesota state House seat; Minneapolis man accused of committing atrocities during WWII dies; and more. Read full article: Civil rights activist Ron Edwards dies |...→

Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in Pill Mill Scheme, Fake Prescriptions - Times of San Diego

A San Diego doctor who illegally distributed thousands of hydrocodone pills by giving out fake prescriptions with the names of dead or incarcerated patients pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to an opioid distribution charge. Read full article: Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in Pill Mil...→

Civil rights activist, Congressional Black Caucus member Rep. Bobby Rush endorses Bloomberg's White House bid

Civil rights activist, Congressional Black Caucus member Rep. Bobby Rush endorses Bloomberg's White House bid

Rep. Bobby Rush is endorsing Mike Bloomberg's bid for the Democratic nomination. He is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus and a civil rights activist. Read full article: Civil rights activist, Congressional Bla...→

Boston pleads guilty to his role in senior citizen scam

Boston pleads guilty to his role in senior citizen scam

A Boston man has pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme to cheat senior citizens out of cash by pretending to be a relative who's in jail and needs bail money Read full article: Boston pleads guilty to his role in seni...→

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, civil rights movement alive

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, civil rights movement alive

Photographer Steve Schapiro covered the civil rights movement for Life magazine in the ’60s, amassing a trove of seminal images of Dr. Martin Luther King and the movement he inspired. Read full article: Photographer who followed iconic activis...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader's Legacy

Hundreds of Chicagoans from all walks of life gathered Monday morning to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Schol...→

‘We were before our time’: Remembering the fight to change King County’s namesake from a slave owner to a civil-rights leader

‘We were before our time’: Remembering the fight to change King County’s namesake from a slave owner to a civil-rights leader

Back in 1986, then-King County Councilmembers Ron Sims and Bruce Laing were at the center of a storm that they themselves stirred up when they sought to change the county's namesake. Read full article: ‘We were before our time’: Remembering t...→

Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Asked to Give Up Train Seat

Amtrak has apologized to civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend.... Multiple people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train and a vehicle collided in Jupiter Saturday afternoon, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Read full article: Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Ask...→

Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Asked to Give Up Train Seat

Amtrak has apologized to civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Read full article: Civil Rights Activist Tweets She Was Ask...→

Civil rights activist tweet: Was asked to give up train seat | WTOP

Amtrak apologized to a civil rights attorney after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a D.C. train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Read full article: Civil rights activist tweet: Was asked t...→

Chronology of a civil rights icon: Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

Walk back through history and relive Martin Luther King Jr.’s struggles and accomplishments as he campaigned for human rights in this interactive timeline. Read full article: Chronology of a civil rights icon: Marti...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America is honoring the civil-rights hero

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America is honoring the civil-rights hero

All over the country, scores of people will gather to honor one of America's most prolific civil rights heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on his birthday.  Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America ...→

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, Civil Rights Movement alive

Photographer who followed iconic activists brings King, Civil Rights Movement alive

"Activists And Icons," a recent exhibit at the Illinois Holocaust Museum, highlighted the work of Jewish photographer Steve Schapiro, who covered the Civil Rights Movement for Life magazine in the ‘60s, amassing a trove of seminal images of Dr. Martin Luther King and the movement he inspired. Schapiro’s photos punctuate a new book revisiting James Baldwin’s 1963 "The Fire Next Time." Read full article: Photographer who followed iconic activis...→

CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Two, Gets Decade in Prison

CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Two, Gets Decade in Prison

Police said Anthony Domond was high on PCP in January 2018 when he slammed into a vehicle and killed two Stamford residents Read full article: CT Man Pleads Guilty to Wrong-Way Crash ...→

One of Two Brothers Accused in Navy Man's Slaying Pleads Guilty - Times of San Diego

One of two brothers accused in the shooting death of a Navy man who was gunned down after stopping to help a seemingly stranded motorist on a Logan Heights freeway ramp pleaded guilty Friday to voluntary manslaughter. Read full article: One of Two Brothers Accused in Navy Man'...→

Civil rights legend's story becomes a musical

Civil rights legend's story becomes a musical

Before Greta Thunberg's strike for climate change or Malala Yousafzai overcame a shooting to advocate for girls' and women's rights, there was Lynda Blackmon Lowery.... You may not know her story but it's an important part of a much larger one. Martin Luther King led the legendary march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965, despite severe danger and hardships. Read full article: Civil rights legend's story becomes a mu...→

Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using confiscated Porsche for stepdaughter's prom

Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using confiscated Porsche for stepdaughter's prom

Former Philly police officer Chris Coolen Jr. was sentenced to 12 months of probation for using a confiscated Porsche at his stepdaughter's prom in April 2019. Read full article: Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using con...→

Texas man who went viral for licking ice cream pleads guilty

Texas man who went viral for licking ice cream pleads guilty

The Texas man who went viral for taking a tub of Blue Bell ice cream out of a grocery store freezer and licking it pleaded guilty to criminal mischief on Thursday. Read full article: Texas man who went viral for licking ice...→

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Using Confiscated Porsche For Stepdaughter’s Prom

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Using Confiscated Porsche For Stepdaughter’s Prom

Police say surveillance video from April 2019 shows 47-year-old James Coolen driving up to the parking lot where the vehicle was being held as evidence and driving away in the Porsche. Read full article: Former Philadelphia Police Officer Plead...→

Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaulting young child pleads guilty

Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaulting young child pleads guilty

Erica Emerling's sentencing is expected to take place in February after she undergoes a court-ordered mental health evaluation. Read full article: Pittsfield woman blackmailed into assaul...→

California woman accused of stealing $2 million in jewelry pleads not guilty

California woman accused of stealing $2 million in jewelry pleads not guilty

Karen Yvonne Floyd, 54, brandished a knife at store security when they tried to stop her from leaving, authorities said. Read full article: California woman accused of stealing $2 ...→

Former employee pleads guilty to $4.5 million fraud against Cummins

Former Cummins employee David Hudson faces a sentence of 51 to 63 months in prison for writing checks to himself out of profit-sharing funds. Read full article: Former employee pleads guilty to $4.5 mi...→