The trial of Alex Jones, in which the InfoWars host was ordered to pay $4.1 million in compensatory damages to Sandy Hook parents and $45 million in punitive damages for claiming the massacre was staged, stemmed from the same claim that Johnny Depp brought against Amber Heard: defamation. The parents claimed Jones defamed them by claiming they were actors who had never really lost their ...
Looking straight at Jay Lee Neubaum, one of his victims told him she was forever changed when he raped her when she was 13 years old, and so were other girls he assaulted.
Angelica Ross is set to become the first transgender actress to play Roxie Hart in 'Chicago', when she takes on the role for eight weeks from September 12.
U.S. President Joe Biden denounced the verdict and sentence as "unacceptable." Get that and more trending news here.
The U.S. will increase its resources to combat monkeypox and Brittney Griner was convicted of drug possession and smuggling in Russia. Get the latest on those stories and more on our daily podcast.
The jury’s decision Thursday marks the first time the Infowars host has been held financially liable for falsely claiming that the attack that killed 20 children and six educators in Newtown, Connecticut, was staged.
A Mormon church "help line" was created to report and stop sexual abuse. Instead, the system may bury accusations against some members, allowing abuse to persist.
Thiel owned the boat that killed two in the Mississippi River crash.
The girl had been restrained to bed posts for about a week, according to a criminal complaint. She chewed off her restraints and escaped.
Federal prosecutors say they have pictures of the couple in KGB jackets which prosecutors entered into court as part of a motion to deny the couple bail.
New Orleans rapper Mystikal was arrested over the weekend on several charges including first-degree rape and simple robbery, according to the …
A 41-year-old Lost Nation man is facing a sexual abuse charge after Clinton County authorities allege he sexually assaulted the 13-year-old daughter of his then-girlfriend in 2019.
Beyonce's songwriting partners have praised the star's down-to-earth nature following the release of her new album "Renaissance", and a woman who accused Bob Dylan of sexual abuse has dropped her lawsuit against the musician; plus more celeb news.
A man suspected of starting two fires in remote southwest Oregon was arrested, after reportedly being tied to a tree by three people until police arrived.
The Kremlin warned Thursday that a possible prisoner swap with the United States involving American basketball star Brittney Griner needs to be negotiated quietly without fanfare.
Brittney Griner testified Wednesday that a language interpreter provided during her questioning translated only a fraction of what was said.
NONFICTION: The rare, true story of a young woman in 18th-century America who was raped — and fought her assailant in court. "The Sewing Girl's Tale" by John Wood Sweet; Henry Holt (384 pages, $29.99) ——— On the evening of Aug. 25, 1793, Lanah Sawyer, a 17-year-old seamstress, was out walking in Lower Manhattan when she was accosted by men who catcalled and frightened her, begins the true ...
Editor’s note: The Denver Post respects the wishes of Aurora theater shooting victims and their families that the assailant’s name not be repeated in news stories. In this article, his name is only mentioned in direct quotes by the author. Ten years ago, Dr. Lynne Fenton felt villainized after she was identified as the psychiatrist who treated the Aurora theater shooter in the months leading ...
The last two former Minneapolis police officers who were convicted of violating George Floyd's civil rights during his May 2020 killing were sentenced Wednesday in federal court to three and 3 1/2 years.
The three members of a family killed at Maquoketa Caves State Park early Friday were in their tent at the time, officials confirmed Monday.
Jennifer Lopez is feeling "happier than ever" as she poses naked on her 53rd birthday, following her marriage to actor Ben Affleck in Las Vegas earlier this month. Get that and more celebrity news from the past week here.
Florida has become internationally notorious for the oddball miscreants who populate its police blotters and news reports — known collectively as Florida Man. But an equally eccentric cast of hard-boiled sheriffs make a career of going after these guys. Florida Man, meet Florida Sheriff.