7 Dead After S.C. Inmates Fight Over Money, TerritoryInmates armed with homemade knives fought each other for more than seven hours over territory and money, leaving seven of them dead in the worst U.S. prison riot in a quarter-century.
60 Years In Prison For Man Trying To Sell 4-Year-Old For SexA father advertised on Craigslist and exchanged emails with undercover Houston police officers offering his daughter "younger than 10" whom he would drug before the encounter.
Police: Sunday School Teacher Arrested For Sexually Abusing ChildInvestigators arrested a Sunday school teacher and volunteer at Parkside Baptist Church in Mesquite for sexually abusing a child.
Men Get Prison After Dragging Kitten Behind Jeep, Posting Video OnlineKyle Williams, 18, and 19-year-old Jordan Hall were both found guilty of Animal Cruelty after the duo dragged a kitten behind their moving Jeep last year.
Texas Man Sentenced For Hate-Crime Assaults On Gay MenA north Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for hate-crime assaults on gay men.
Settlement Reached In Lawsuit Over Sweltering Texas PrisonA tentative settlement agreement has been reached in a civil rights lawsuit in which attorneys for inmates at a Southeast Texas prison said sweltering summer heat was endangering the inmates' health.
Judge: Victim's Father Won't Be Charged With Attacking Nassar In CourtVictim's father tries to attack disgraced ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar in Michigan courtroom, tackled by bailiffs.
Federal Judge Knocks Down Florida's Voting Ban For Ex-FelonsA federal judge has ruled that Florida's current ban on former felons voting is unconstitutional and needs to be changed as soon as possible.
Nassar To Face Another Sentence, More Victims In Return To Court Larry Nassar, the former sports doctor accused of sexually assaulting more than 150 women and girls, will be confronted again by scores of victims as he faces another prison sentence for molesting gymnasts, this time at an elite Michigan club run by an Olympic coach.
Trump Signs Order To Keep Guantanamo Bay Prison OpenPresident Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, marking a formal reversal of his predecessor's eight-year effort to shut it down.
Nearly 3 Dozen Texas Inmates End Hunger StrikeTexas prison officials say nearly 40 inmates on a hunger strike since Christmas have ended their protest over alleged limited recreational time and food portions.
Man Who Used Dating App To Assault, Rob Gay Men Gets PrisonOne of four Texas men accused of using a dating app to assault and rob gay men has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.