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  • new storyCharges filed in arson plot 
    Updated: Jul-31-15 2:17 pm

    RAWLINS, Wyoming - A 31-year-old Cheyenne man who pleaded guilty to his role in an unsuccessful murder-for-hire plot is charged with arson-for-hire involving the same co-defendant.

  • Gulfport man pleads to federal firearms charge 
    Updated: Jul-29-15 8:52 am

    GULFPORT, Mississippi - A Gulfport man arrested as part of a conspiracy to buy and sell China White heroin out of a local daiquiri bar has pleaded guilty to a federal firearms charge in the case.

  • Michigan man sentenced in Mississippi drug conspiracy 
    Updated: Jul-29-15 8:41 am

    GULFPORT, Mississippi - A judge has sentenced a Michigan man to 42 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine and heroin in South Mississippi.

  • Colombian national linked to North Dakota drug overdoses 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 5:37 pm

    GRAND FORKS, North Dakota - An international synthetic drug ring that has been blamed for numerous overdoses in the Grand Forks area involves a Colombian man who trafficked the deadly substances while serving a prison stint in Canada, federal authorities said Tuesday.

  • Gulfport man set sentenced in drug conspiracy 
    Updated: Jul-23-15 4:28 am

    HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - A Gulfport man has been sentenced to time served for his role in a conspiracy to distribute the prescription anti-anxiety medication Xanax and a non-narcotic anabolic steroid.

  • Former Ala. car dealership manager guilty in conspiracy 
    Updated: Jul-22-15 7:41 pm

    TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Federal prosecutors say the former general manager of a Birmingham Nissan dealership has pleaded guilty in a conspiracy to defraud the automaker.

  • Felony case against Anna Nicole Smith confidante dismissed story has photos
    Updated: Jul-22-15 4:49 pm

    LOS ANGELES - A judge on Wednesday dismissed two felony conspiracy convictions against Anna Nicole Smith's lawyer-boyfriend, ruling it would be unfair to prolong the six-year-old case involving prescription drugs provided to Smith.

  • Picayune man to serve prison time for cocaine conspiracy 
    Updated: Jul-21-15 9:22 am

    GULFPORT, Mississippi - A Picayune man has pleaded guilty to a bill of information accusing of conspiring to distribute cocaine in Hancock County.

  • Coast contractor sentencing reset in public corruption case 
    Updated: Jul-21-15 4:49 am

    GULFPORT, Mississippi - A Gulf Coast contractor's sentencing in a bribery conspiracy case involving the Harrison County Utility Authority has been rescheduled.

  • Georgia inmates charged in drug trafficking conspiracy 
    Updated: Jul-20-15 9:07 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Two Georgia prison inmates are accused of helping direct a drug trafficking operation in northeastern Alabama from behind bars, federal prosecutors said Monday.

  • 4 Ohio men charged in $7M conspiracy to defraud investors 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 6:28 am

    CLEVELAND - Federal authorities say four northern Ohio men indicted in an alleged conspiracy to defraud investors out of $7 million were associated with a Mansfield-based company pitching a hypodermic needle destruction device.

  • Rogers County commissioners indicted on conspiracy charges 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 7:40 pm

    OKLAHOMA CITY - A current and a former Rogers County commissioner were indicted Thursday on charges of embezzlement and conspiracy by a multicounty grand jury, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt said.

  • Maine judge sentences man for marriage fraud conspiracy 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 10:43 am

    PORTLAND, Maine - A federal judge has sentenced a Maine man to six months in prison for conspiracy to commit marriage fraud and falsifying documents to mask the fraud.

  • Dad found guilty of asking someone to beat up baby sitter 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 6:19 am

    MEDFORD, Oregon - A Jackson County jury has found a father guilty of asking someone to beat up his baby sitter after she made comments that caused him to temporarily lose custody of his child.

  • Attorney: I-80 rock-throwing defendant plans no-contest plea 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 1:53 pm

    LEWISBURG, Pennsylvania - An attorney for a young man charged in a rock-throwing incident on a central Pennsylvania interstate that badly injured an Ohio woman says he plans to plead no contest to a conspiracy count.

  • Malaysian police probe conspiracy to topple premier 
    Updated: Jul-13-15 1:59 am

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysian police said Monday they are investigating the leak of confidential documents that allegedly show millions of dollars were funneled to Prime Minister Najib Razak's account, an explosive disclosure that has shaken the ruling coalition in power since 1957 to the core.

  • Frederick doctor who moved to Ecuador indicted by grand jury 
    Updated: Jul-10-15 9:29 am

    BALTIMORE - A former Frederick doctor who relocated to South America after being accused by a state medical board of prescribing high dosages of OxyContin has returned to the U.S. and been indicted by a federal grand jury.

  • 4 sentenced in $7 million fraud conspiracy 
    Updated: Jul-08-15 8:52 am

    MONROE, Louisiana - A Monroe grocery store owner and three workers have been sentenced for their roles in a $7 million scheme to exchange SNAP and WIC benefits to customers for cash and ineligible items.

  • Man charged with dealing meth in North Dakota, Minnesota 
    Updated: Jul-08-15 2:34 am

    FARGO, North Dakota - Federal authorities have charged a man accused of dealing methamphetamine in North Dakota and Minnesota.

  • CONCACAF ends corporate partnership with Traffic Sports USA 
    Updated: Jul-07-15 5:10 pm

    NEW YORK - In the latest fallout from the U.S. federal investigation into soccer corruption, the sport's governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean ended its corporate partnership agency relationship with Traffic Sports USA, two months after the company pleaded guilty to a fraud charge.

  • 4 sentenced in home invasion that led to death of girl, 10 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 5:05 pm

    WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - Four men charged in a home invasion robbery attempt that led to the shooting death of a 10-year-old girl in western Pennsylvania last year have been sentenced to prison.