Former Democratic Congressman Anthony Weiner's spectacular fall from grace ended in a New York courtroom today. Weiner, 52, pled guilty to federal charges of transmitting sexual material to a minor and could face a long prison term.
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A South Florida woman was convicted of committing workman compensation fraud by hitting herself with a sprinkler head that fell from the ceiling and landed on her desk.
Sheyla Veronica White was an employee at Cinque Terre Energy Partners when she claimed she was injured by a falling sprinkler head on Oct. 1, 2015.
A second Michigan doctor has been arrested for performing illegal genital mutilation surgery on young girls.
Federal prosecutors arrested Dr. Fakhruddin Attar, 53, and his wife Farida Attar, 50, on Friday and charged them with conspiracy to commit female genital mutilation surgery and aiding and abetting female genital mutilation (FGM).
Jaelyn Young will spend the next 12 years of her life in federal prison for trying to join terror group ISIS.
John Gotti Jr.'s 23-year-old namesake grandson, John Gotti, was arrested for dealing drugs out of the mob figure's iconic Howard Beach, NY home.
The feds raided Gotti Jr.'s immaculate home in the upper middle class neighborhood in Queens on Thursday.
A former Maryland elementary school teacher's assistant was formally Indicted Wednesday on 270 sex charges involving minor children.
Prosecutors allege 22-year-old Deonte Carraway, of Glenarden, Maryland, filmed dozens of children engaged in sex acts with other children.
A former DeKalb County police officer is among 32 gang members named in a federal indictment, according to published reports.
U.S. Army veteran Vancito Gumbs, 23, was an active Dekalb County police officer when he took a better paying side gig as a hitman for the notorious street gang Gangster Disciples.
The JetBlue flight attendant who kicked off her Gucci heels and ran leaving 70 pounds of cocaine behind at LAX will have to stay in jail a little while longer.
Marsha Gay Reynolds, 31, appeared in Brooklyn Federal Court on Thursday where a judge granted her a $500,000 bond.
A JetBlue flight attendant was busted in NYC after she kicked off her expensive designer heels and fled LAX Airport, leaving 70 pounds of cocaine behind.
Marsha Gay Reynolds surrendered to federal agents in New York City when she stepped off a flight at John F. Kennedy Airport on Wednesday.
Authorities say Reynolds aroused suspicion on Friday when Transportation Security Administration officials asked her to step aside at a random checkpoint at LAX.
New Orleans bounce music artist Big Freedia was charged in federal court on Tuesday with lying about his income to fraudulently obtain Section 8 housing vouchers.