Weinstein jury deadlocked on most serious sexual assault charges

(Reuters) – The jury in Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault trial in New York said on Friday they were deadlocked on the most serious criminal charges and suggested they were... Read more »

Weinstein jury suggests hung on predatory sexual assault counts

Film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at New York Criminal Court for his sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., February 21, 2020.... Read more »

Factbox: Stone is one of dozens ensnared in Trump-Russia probe

(Reuters) – A federal judge on Thursday sentenced Roger Stone, President Donald Trump’s longtime friend and adviser, to three years and four months in prison for his conviction on... Read more »

Judge calls Trump adviser Stone’s threats intolerable as lawyer asks for mercy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. judge said on Thursday President Donald Trump’s long-time adviser Roger Stone engaged in intolerable intimidating conduct toward her but his lawyer asked that he... Read more »

Trump adviser Roger Stone faces judge who will sentence him

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s long-time adviser Roger Stone on Thursday faced the judge who will sentence him on charges including lying to a congressional panel investigating Russian... Read more »

Weinstein’s legal problems extend beyond New York criminal trial

(Reuters) – A New York jury began deliberations on Tuesday in the rape trial of former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Regardless of the verdict, Weinstein’s legal problems are far... Read more »

Rapper Pop Smoke shot dead in Hollywood Hills home; masked gunman sought

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rapper Pop Smoke was shot and killed on Wednesday in a rented multi-million-dollar home in Los Angeles’ Hollywood Hills, and police said they were searching... Read more »

Explainer: Who is Roger Stone and why does he face prison?

(Reuters) – A federal judge on Thursday is scheduled to sentence Roger Stone, a long-time adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, in a criminal case that has roiled the... Read more »

Long-time Trump adviser Stone to be sentenced by judge he antagonized

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Since his January 2019 arrest, President Donald Trump’s longtime adviser Roger Stone has repeatedly tested the patience of the federal judge who presided over his trial.... Read more »

U.S. Attorney General Barr considers quitting over Trump tweets: source

(Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr is considering resigning over President Donald Trump’s tweets about Justice Department investigations, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters, while the... Read more »