Former St. Charles Parish DA Harry Morel sentenced to 3 years in federal prison It was the maximum sentence allowed by law for the single count Morel faced, obstruction of justice, a charge authorities said did not nearly reflect the former prosecutor’s transgressions ... ago as the two drove to New Orleans. Another said she ... 08/16/2016 - 10:30 pm | View Link
'Sexual predator' ex-prosecutor admits guilt in federal case NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former Louisiana district attorney solicited sex from at least 20 women in exchange for offering favorable treatment from his office, authorities said Wednesday after the veteran prosecutor pleaded guilty to obstructing their long ... 04/20/2016 - 4:10 am | View Link
Oklahoma City's top federal prosecutor announces resignation OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City's top federal prosecutor says he plans to step down after six ... In 2007, Coats worked with the U.S. Attorney's Office in New Orleans following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. 01/6/2016 - 10:29 am | View Link
Federal Prosecutor Steps Down After Underlings Were Accused Of Making Nasty Online Posts NEW ORLEANS (AP) â€” New Orleans’ corruption-busting federal prosecutor resigned Thursday after two top deputies became embroiled in a scandal that threatens to undermine some of his biggest cases and damaged his standing as one of the most popular ... 12/7/2012 - 1:35 pm | View Link
Top federal prosecutor in New Orleans resigns NEW ORLEANS – Jim Letten, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana, announced his resignation Thursday in the wake of scandals involving some of his top deputies. Letten has been the face of sweeping anticorruption and crime-fighting efforts ... 12/6/2012 - 1:23 am | View Link
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(Beijing) — Chinese authorities blamed illegal mining activities for a gas explosion at a coal mine that killed 18 miners left two others missing, Chinese state media reported Wednesday.
Tuesday morning’s explosion occurred at a small coal mine when 20 miners were working underground in the city of Shizuishan in the northwestern region of Ningxia, the official Xinhua News Agency said.
James Corden is taking a break from Carpool Karaoke to hit the ground running. His opponent? The world’s fastest man.
The Late Late Show host shared a photo via Twitter Tuesday, seen below, standing next to Usain Bolt. “It’s on…,” wrote Corden, promoting an upcoming episode of the late-night talk show.
In the bit it seems the pair are preparing for a race, with Corden donning a Jamaican track shirt, spandex shorts, and knee-high socks.
(El Cajon, Calif.) — A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a “shooting stance,” authorities said.
One of the officers tried and failed to subdue the unidentified man with a stun gun before the other officer fired several times, El Cajon Police Chief Jeff Davis said at a late night news conference.
EL CAJON, Calif. — A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a “shooting stance,” authorities said. One of the officers tried and failed to subdue the unidentified man with
New music is on the way from Solange Knowles.
The singer’s fourth studio album, A Seat at the Table, will be released Friday, she announced on social media.
The album is Knowles’ first since she released True in 2012. A Seat at the Table was written by Solange and features guest appearances from Lil’ Wayne, Q-Tip, The Dream, and her sister Beyoncé’s former Destiny’s Child collaborator, Kelly Rowland.
Knowles describes the upcoming album as “a project on identity, empowerment, independence, grief, and healing.” On her 30th birthday in June, Knowles announced on Instagram she had completed the album after three years and called it her “most proud body of work.”
“I say all of that to say…don’t eveeer let anyone write your story for you,” she continued in her post.