- Topeka man plans to plead guilty in Fort Riley bomb case Updated: May-05-16 2:36 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - A 29-year-old Topeka man plans to plead guilty to a criminal charge that he helped another man who plotted last year to bomb the Fort Riley military base to aid the Islamic State group.
- Former Orleans deputy pleads guilty in overbilling scheme Updated: May-04-16 11:32 am
NEW ORLEANS - A former high ranking officer with the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud.
- Vegas teen pleads not guilty to murder in fatal stabbing Updated: May-03-16 3:17 pm
LAS VEGAS - A Las Vegas 16-year-old has pleaded not guilty as an adult to murder, robbery and conspiracy charges in the stabbing death of a man at a fast-food restaurant.
- Ex-letter carrier admits role in stolen money order scheme Updated: May-03-16 2:35 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - A former letter carrier has admitted his role in a scheme to steal and convert hundreds of blank postal service money orders.
- Ex-NYPD officer pleads guilty to Vermont drug charges Updated: May-03-16 10:33 am
BURLINGTON, Vermont - A former New York City police officer has pleaded guilty to a drug conspiracy charge in Vermont.
- Former St. Tammany DA convicted in conspiracy case Updated: May-03-16 9:48 am
NEW ORLEANS - Former St. Tammany Parish District Attorney Walter Reed has been convicted of conspiracy, wire fraud, mail fraud, money laundering and making false statements on his tax returns.
- Justices uphold extortion conspiracy conviction Updated: May-02-16 12:52 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has upheld the conspiracy conviction of a former Baltimore police officer for his role in a repair shop extortion scheme.
- 4 plead not guilty to methamphetamine conspiracy charges Updated: May-02-16 12:10 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - Two men and two women accused by authorities of being involved in a meth ring have pleaded not guilty to drug conspiracy charges.
- Ex-TVA manager says he passed nuclear information to China Updated: Apr-30-16 3:40 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A former senior manager with the Tennessee Valley Authority passed information to a state-controlled Chinese nuclear energy company that helped it build reactors there, according to court records.
- Former business partner guilty in Wilmington double homicide Updated: Apr-29-16 4:34 pm
WILMINGTON, Delaware - A Wilmington man has been convicted of the murder-for-hire killings of his business partner and the partner's wife.
- 10 charged in Tennessee with meth distribution, conspiracy Updated: Apr-29-16 4:23 pm
JACKSON, Tennessee - Federal prosecutors say 10 people have been charged with distributing large quantities of methamphetamine transported to West Tennessee from Arizona.
- Fargo man charged in federal court with meth conspiracy Updated: Apr-29-16 10:13 am
FARGO, North Dakota - A Fargo man is accused in federal court of selling large quantities of methamphetamine.
- The Latest: 3 tied to terror shooter deny sham-marriage plot Updated: Apr-28-16 8:50 pm
RIVERSIDE, California - The Latest on warrants served in a marriage fraud investigation stemming from the December terror attack that killed 14 in San Bernardino (all times local):
- 5 educators arrested in El Paso schools fraud scheme Updated: Apr-27-16 6:05 pm
EL PASO, Texas - Five veteran El Paso school district educators were arrested Wednesday after a federal grand jury indicted them on conspiracy charges in an alleged scheme to rig the district's high-stakes test scores by removing low-performing students from classrooms.
- The Latest: Lawyer denies charge that friar endangered kids Updated: Apr-27-16 3:09 pm
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pennsylvania - The Latest on a hearing to decide whether three Franciscan friars should stand trial on child endangerment and other charges for their role in supervising another friar accused of molesting more than 100 children (all times local):
- Conspiracy charge reinstated against McCotter aide Updated: Apr-25-16 4:51 pm
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court has reinstated a conspiracy charge against a high-ranking aide to a congressman who was kept off the 2012 ballot because of bogus petition signatures.
- Federal trial slated for Ron Paul 2012 campaign advisers Updated: Apr-25-16 11:29 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Three top campaign advisers to 2012 presidential candidate Ron Paul who are scheduled to go on trial this week have lost their fight to get charges of conspiracy to cover up campaign payments to a former state senator dismissed.
- 29-year-old man pleads guilty to sex trafficking charge Updated: Apr-22-16 4:46 pm
FARGO, North Dakota - U.S. Attorney Christopher Myers says a 29-year-old Milwaukee man has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of a minor.
- Woman from Guatemala gets 3 years in US human smuggling case Updated: Apr-22-16 3:33 pm
HOUSTON - A Guatemalan woman must serve three years in a U.S. prison for helping smuggle immigrants from India into Texas via Mexico.
- Former Oklahoma auditor released from federal custody Updated: Apr-22-16 12:46 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Former Oklahoma Auditor and Inspector Jeff McMahan (MACK-muh-han) has been released from federal custody after serving more than seven years for felony conspiracy and accepting bribes.
- Maine man gets jail time for drug conspiracy in Scarborough Updated: Apr-22-16 6:35 am
SCARBOROUGH, Maine - A 33-year-old southern Maine man was sentenced to serve just shy of three years behind bars for drug trafficking in the Scarborough area.
- 2 ex-owners of Houston clinics guilty of $5M fraud Updated: Apr-21-16 3:08 pm
HOUSTON - Two former owners of three Houston medical clinics have pleaded guilty in a more than $5 million billing scam.
- Woman convicted of burning bar for insurance gets new trial Updated: Apr-21-16 7:58 am
ABERDEEN, South Dakota - A woman convicted of setting fire to a bar and grill she co-owned in the South Dakota town of Herreid to get insurance money has been granted a new trial.
- Chinese woman gets home confinement in test-taking scheme Updated: Apr-20-16 3:39 am
PITTSBURGH - A Chinese woman who admitted to conspiring to have other women take college admissions examinations so she could attend Virginia Tech has been sentenced to six months of home detention.
- Man paroled in conspiracy to photograph senator's ill wife Updated: Apr-19-16 8:06 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - A Mississippi blogger is out of prison after serving several months for sneaking into a nursing home to shoot unauthorized video of the ailing wife of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran during the Southern Republican's hard-fought 2014 campaign.