Trials

June 21, 2017 - 6:41 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A female student who was raped while unconscious in a college dorm room and one of the former Vanderbilt University football players charged with assaulting her both broke down in tears as they testified Wednesday in the athlete's trial. Visibly shaken during her 16 minutes...
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June 21, 2017 - 6:25 pm
MLB SCHEDULE Padres beat Cubs 3-2 on Torrens' bases-loaded walk CHICAGO (AP) — Erick Aybar hit a tying shot home run in the sixth inning, Luis Torrens walked with the bases loaded against Koji Uehara in the eighth and the San Diego Padres stopped a three-game losing streak by beating the Chicago...
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June 21, 2017 - 4:36 pm
NATIONALS-MARLINS Marlins rally in 8th to end Scherzer no-hit bid and beat Nationals MIAMI (AP) — Max Scherzer's bid for the third no-hitter of his big league career ended with one out in the eighth inning, and he then gave up two unearned runs as the Miami Marlins rallied to beat the Washington...
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June 21, 2017 - 1:47 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the Vanderbilt rape trial (all times local): 12:45 p.m. An ex-Vanderbilt football player says that when his teammates said they wanted to have sex with an unconscious woman, he was going to leave the dorm room -- but they told him he wasn't going anywhere...
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June 21, 2017 - 12:51 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A woman who was raped while unconscious in a college dorm room has testified that her appearance at an ex-Vanderbilt football player's trial marks the first time she has seen the defendant face to face. The visibly shaken woman at times cried while testifying Wednesday in...
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FILE - In this May 15, 2013, file photo, O.J. Simpson returns to the witness stand to testify after a break during an evidentiary hearing in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. Simpson has a July 20 parole hearing that could have him released from a Nevada prison on Oct. 1, a state parole official said Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, Pool, File)
June 20, 2017 - 6:04 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Imprisoned former football star O.J. Simpson has a July 20 parole hearing that could have him released from a Nevada prison on Oct. 1, a state parole official said Tuesday. Simpson, now 70, has served more than eight years of a nine-to-33 year sentence imposed after he was found...
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June 19, 2017 - 11:31 am
ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatian prosecutors have launched an investigation into suspected perjury against Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric for his testimony about his financial deals with a former Dinamo Zagreb director charged with embezzlement and tax fraud. The prosecutors in the eastern town...
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June 16, 2017 - 4:58 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Dallas Cowboys fan accused of assault in a bar fight after an argument about the Philadelphia Eagles filed a federal lawsuit this week targeting New Jersey's new bail system. Brittan Holland's lawsuit, which also includes a bail bonds company, argues that it's unfair that the...
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June 12, 2017 - 1:50 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The man charged in the shooting death of former NFL running back Joe McKnight is scheduled to go on trial in August. A judge in the New Orleans suburb of Gretna on Monday set an Aug. 7 trial date for Ronald Gasser, who has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder. A conviction...
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FILE - In this July 16, 2014, file photo, Chamber of Deputies President Henrique Eduardo Alves talks to China's President Xi Jinping during a session of the Brazilian National Congress in Brasilia, Brazil. Alavez, an ally of embattled President Michel Temer was arrested on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, increasing pressure on Brazil’s top leader hours ahead of an electoral court trial that could push him from power. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres,File)
June 06, 2017 - 5:16 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A former tourist minister and ally of embattled President Michel Temer was arrested Tuesday, increasing pressure on Brazil's top leader hours ahead of an electoral court trial that could push him from power. The high-profile arrest also came just a day after federal police...
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