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Boston marathon bombing: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged

 Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Charged - BBC

The surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings has been charged with using a weapon of mass destruction, the US Department of Justice says. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who was charged in hospital, could face the death penalty. A White House spokesman has said Mr Tsarnaev will not be treated as an "enemy combatant", as suggested by some Republican members of Congress.


Murdoch aides charged with conspiracy

Rebekah Brooks

Rupert Murdoch protégé Rebekah Brooks was charged Tuesday with conspiracy over alleged illegal payments to a Ministry of Defence employee, London's Metropolitan Police said Tuesday.


Ex-President of Penn St. Charged in Sandusky Case

Graham Spanier

Former Penn State President Graham B. Spanier was charged Thursday with hushing up child sex abuse complaints against Jerry Sandusky, making him the third school official to be accused of crimes in the alleged cover-up.


9/11 mastermind finally charged

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

The United States on Wednesday announced charges against Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the accused mastermind of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and four others accused of involvement in the plot.


72 charged in child porn ring

72 charged in child porn ring

Seventy-two people have been charged in an online global child pornography ring that originated in Louisiana, in what is described as the largest prosecution of its kind, Attorney General Eric Holder announced Wednesday.


U.S. charges six for supporting Pakistani Taliban

U.S. charges six for supporting Pakistani Taliban

Six people in Florida and Pakistan have been charged with providing financing and material support to the Pakistani Taliban, a designated foreign terrorist organization, U.S. federal officials said on Saturday.


Teen charged over eggs thrown at Bieber

Australian officials have charged a teenager with breaking into a Justin Bieber concert and throwing eggs at the Canadian pop star.


Fort Hood suspect charged with 13 counts of murder

The Army psychiatrist accused in the Fort Hood shootings was charged with 13 counts of premeditated murder in the military's ...


Trial Begins for Baltimore Mayor

Trial Begins for Baltimore Mayor

Mayor Sheila Dixon faces charges of theft and embezzlement amid accusations she used gift cards intended for needy families.


Massachusetts man charged with planning terror attacks on malls

Massachusetts man charged with planning terror attacks on malls

A 27-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged with conspiring with others to carry out terror attacks against shoppers in U.S. malls and against U.S. military in Iraq.


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