Lawyers for Amanda Knox’s ex-boyfriend made a final appeal to Italy’s top criminal court Friday, urging it to overturn the pair’s murder conviction for the 2007 slaying of Knox’s roommate, saying there were errors of “colossal proportions” in the guilty verdicts.
A 73-year-old man who threatened from behind bars to forcibly take back the western Montana ranch he lost in a 1979 divorce has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for intimidating and stalking its owners.
A Bellevue man charged with fatally stabbing his ex-wife 72 times has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.
The preliminary hearing for a 22-year-old southwest Idaho man charged in connection with the killings of a former Arizona power company executive, his wife and their adult son has been postponed after the defense attorney withdrew.
Pierce County’s prosecutor says three men have been charged after a police investigation found 44 pounds of methamphetamine.
A South Korean man who was deported after serving time for killing his brother in 1984 was charged with weapons violations after authorities said he used the dead man’s identity to buy guns.
A transient has admitted killing a Butte man at a southwestern Montana campground last summer.
A Spokane police spokeswoman says a woman who appeared to be suffering from a drug overdose was later found to have a gunshot wound in the lower abdomen.
A Washington man who posted Facebook comments threatening a former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer will avoid prison but has been ordered to stay off social media sites in a case that is part of a broader legal debate about when social media rants go beyond hyperbole and become a crime.
Authorities said Thursday they are analyzing video from a body camera worn by an Idaho sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man after responding to a domestic disturbance call.