Politician was taken to hospital from jail where he was detained over call for protests
A fight between rival gangs in a northern Brazilian prison went on for five hours, officials say.
Texas rapper Tay-K was sentenced to 55 years in prison and a $21,000 fine Tuesday on a murder charge for a 2016 robbery that left one man dead, according to the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office.
Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was immediately transported immediately following his sentence to life behind bars to the highest security federal prison in the country i...
An evangelical Ohio preacher accused of repeatedly raping a child has avoided prison mostly because of his attorney, who's said to have used his position as Georgia House speaker to delay court proceedings.
A former contractor for the National Security Agency was sentenced Friday to nine years in federal prison with three years of supervised release, a result of a plea deal for stealing troves of classified government documents over two decades and keeping them at his home in Maryland.
Brendt Christensen abducted Yingying Zhang on a university campus in 2017 and beat her to death.
A 12-person jury deliberated for more than eight hours over the course of two days in Peoria's federal courthouse, but failed to reach a unanimous decision in the death-penalty case.
A Texas woman was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to shooting and killing her two young daughters in 2017.
He Was Freed After 27 Years In Prison. Prosecutors Had Evidence Proving He Was 'likely Innocent' Before He Was Convicted
After serving nearly 28 years in prison, a Philadelphia man was freed after authorities publicly acknowledged that police and prosecutors had evidence that pointed to other suspects.
Man Who Drove Car Into Charlottesville Rally Counter-protesters Sentenced To Life Plus 419 Years: Reports
The man already sentenced to life in prison on federal hate crime charges for killing one person and injuring dozens more at the 2017 white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., was further sentenced to life plus 419 years on state murde
MARYSVILLE — A Raymond man was sentenced this month to spend the next 82 years in prison following his conviction earlier this year on ...
A former Arizona teacher was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison for having sex multiple times with one of her students, a 13-year-old boy.
A former elementary school teacher in a suburb of Phoenix has been sentenced for sexually abusing a 13-year-old student.
The man was sentenced to life in prison for killing the 14-year-old in a case that fueled outrage, particularly on the far right, at the handling of asylum seekers.
A Massachusetts teen was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday for beheading one of his classmates.
Iranian metal guerrillas Confess have been sentenced to 14 1/2 years in prison by the Revolutionary Tribunal of Tehran. For the crime of ...
Charles Glaze, 54, plead guilty to the killings of Michael Brown and Linda Fuggiti after horrific multi-car crash.
Justice secretary says 'Helen's law' will require Parole Board to consider lack of cooperation
Svein Ludvigsen, a former fisheries minister and regional governor, was sentenced to five years in prison for exploiting his power, forcing three young men from Asia and Africa to have sex with him.