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Former Aide To Alderman Brookins Gets 15 Years For Taking Bribe

CHICAGO (STMW) — The former chief of staff to Ald. Howard Brookins was sentenced to 15 months in prison Wednesday for taking a $7,500 bribe. 641 more words


Aurora Man To Plead Guilty In Chicago Terror Case

CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney for a suburban Chicago man accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria says her client intends to change his plea to guilty. 122 more words


Group of global banks faces fine of $5 billion in guilty plea

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of global banks will pay more than $5 billion in penalties and plead guilty to rigging the world’s currency market, the first time in more than two decades that major players in the financial industry have admitted to criminal wrongdoing. 533 more words


Officer on Video Beating Suspect Gets 6-Month Sentence

BALTIMORE — A Baltimore police officer caught on tape beating a man outside of a liquor store before placing him under arrest has pleaded guilty to second-degree assault and been sentenced to six months in jail. 106 more words


Monterey County: Teen pleads guilty to stabbing grandparents, sergeant

MONTEREY COUNTY (KRON/BCN) — A teen has pleaded guilty to stabbing his grandparents and a Soledad police sergeant last year, according to Monterey County
prosecutors. 201 more words


Man Gets 2 Years For Trying To Ship Thermal Camera To Pakistan

CHICAGO (STMW) — A southwest suburban man was sentenced Thursday to 24 months in prison Wednesday for trying to ship a thermal imaging camera to Pakistan. 307 more words


SW Idaho Woman Pleads Guilty To Murder-For-Hire Charge

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A 32-year-old southwest Idaho woman has pleaded guilty to trying to hire someone to kill her husband.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Boise says Monique Christine Martinez of Nampa pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to one count of use of interstate commerce facilities in the commission of murder-for-hire. 94 more words