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‘Evil monster’ jailed for more than 9 years for historic child rape charges

JOHN BISSET/Stuff An aerial view of the Timaru Courthouse complex where Stephen John Kearns was jailed for nine years, nine months on historic sex charges on Thursday. Name suppression was lifted for a 57-year-old man described as an “evil monster” when he was jailed on historic child sex charges in the Timaru District Court on … Read more

Chicago Democrat Friend of Obama Indicted on Bribery Charges

Chicago Democrat and Illinois state Senator Emil Jones III was indicted on bribery charges Tuesday, accused of taking bribes from a red light camera company that placed revenue raising cameras throughout the state. Jones is also charged with lying to the FBI during the investigation into the red-light camera bribes. The younger Jones has served … Read more

Charges Against Architects Of $250M COVID-19 Relief Scheme Are A Big Warning To Others

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, no living person had been through a health crisis of that magnitude during their adult lives. Meeting the moment required innovation, perseverance, and grit. It also required trillions — that’s trillions with a “t” — of dollars. In tandem with the waves of death and illness sweeping the nation and the … Read more

Illinois Democrat facing federal bribery charges tied to red light cameras

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! An Illinois state senator is facing federal bribery charges involving an alleged red-light camera scheme.  Sen. Emil Jones III, D-Chicago, is accused of asking for a bribe from “Company A,” a Chicago-area entity that provided automated traffic enforcement systems, commonly known as “red-light cameras.” These cameras enabled … Read more

2 Canadian police officers slapped with misconduct charges after donating $50 or less to Freedom Convoy

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Two officers with the Windsor Police in Windsor, Ontario, are facing misconduct charges after allegedly donating $50 or less to the Freedom Convoy of Canadian truckers who drew international attention earlier this year. Constables Jason Michael Brisco and Brooke Fazekas were slapped with charges of discreditable conduct … Read more

Wisconsin prosecutor will not press charges against homeowner who killed intruder

close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for September 20 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A prosecutor in southern Wisconsin says he doesn’t expect to file charges against a homeowner who killed an intruder. Kenosha County District Attorney Michael … Read more

Former Eagles player Michael Braun has domestic violence charges dropped

Former West Coast Eagles premiership player Michael Braun, who was charged with three counts of breaching a family violence restraining order, has had his charges dropped by police. The 44-year-old faced Perth Magistrates Court on Tuesday, after being charged with breaching a family violence restraining order on three occasions in March in Trigg. Ex-Eagles midfielder … Read more

Cardinal Joseph Zen, 90, begins trial in Hong Kong on charges of foreign collusion

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A 90-year-old Roman Catholic cardinal, who was arrested earlier this year by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for allegedly colluding with foreign forces by failing to register his pro-democracy charity fund with the government, begins his formal trial Monday in Hong Kong. Cardinal Joseph Zen, the former … Read more

Fiji PM Bainimarama reacts to son’s domestic violence charges in Australia

Fiji Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama. Fiji Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has said he is “disturbed” as his son is charged with a string of domestic violence and assault offences in Australia. Ratu Meli Bainimarama, 36, faces 17 charges for alleged offences that happened between February and May, in 2022, in Sydney. According to local media, … Read more

Trump Says Americans Won’t ‘Stand’ For Charges Against Him, Warns Of Trouble

Donald Trump said Thursday that Americans will not “stand” for indictments against him regarding top secret documents he took from the White House — and ominously warned that criminal charges could trigger “big problems” never before seen. Trump also declared that he issued a standing order to declassify everything he took from the White House. … Read more