Jeffrey Epstein

Read the Unsealed Sex Trafficking Charges Against Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein

The charges against him — sex trafficking minors and conspiracy — were unsealed Monday morning.
Emma Ockerman
flint michigan

Flint, Michigan, Has Been Betrayed — A Lot. Residents Say It’s Happening Again.

“To have faith in someone, for a Flint resident, is taboo.”
Emma Ockerman
Julian Assange

The DOJ Just Charged Julian Assange Under the Espionage Act

“Assange was knowingly receiving such classified records from [Chelsea] Manning for the purpose of publicly disclosing them on the WikiLeaks website,” the indictment reads.
David Uberti
Greg Walters
Michael Avenatti

Michael Avenatti arrested and charged with extortion and fraud in 2 separate federal cases

In one case, he tried to extort more than $20 million from Nike, according to prosecutors.
Rex Santus
College admissions scam

9 wild wiretapped conversations of parents trying to scam their kids into elite colleges

"I'm not worried about the moral issue here," one parent said.
Tess Owen

2 ex-NYPD detectives admitted to having sex with a teen after arresting her. They won't face rape charges.

Her case led New York lawmakers to ban police from having sex with people in their custody.
Juliette Maigné
R. Kelly

"I’m fighting for my fucking life:” R. Kelly screamed and cried during first interview since sex abuse charges

Kelly’s publicist eventually had to come in to calm him down.
Emma Ockerman
Robert Kraft

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft could go to jail for a year

He's been charged with two counts of soliciting prostitution.
Emma Ockerman
Stand Your Ground

White man who shot and killed black father over parking spot has been charged after all

The sheriff's department had previously declined to press charges due to Florida’s "Stand Your Ground" law.
Emma Ockerman
Fyre Fest

Fyre Festival founder facing up to 75 years in prison with new guilty plea

Billy McFarland stole more than $100,000 while out on bail for charges related to his Fyre Fest scam.
Gabrielle Bluestone
russia investigation

Russians hacked Hillary Clinton and the DNC on the very day Trump asked them to, according to Mueller investigation

“The fact that people have been indicted now means that our Department of Justice feels they can prove this beyond a reasonable doubt.”
Greg Walters
russia investigation

12 Russian intelligence operatives indicted for hacking the U.S. election

The charges center around allegations that Russian spies hacked the computer systems of the Democratic National Committee.
Greg Walters