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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — The 15-year-old charged in the double shooting at Heritage High School on Monday has pending charges stemming from a 2020 shooting in Southeast Newport News. He’s accused of shooting another teenager on 34th Street and Orcutt Avenue on July 6, 2020, multiple sources familiar with the case told the Daily Press. They spoke on the condition of anonymity because they weren’t ...

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The Shasta County, California, district attorney’s office has filed 31 criminal charges against Pacific Gas & Electric for its role in the 2020 Zogg fire, which killed four people and destroyed more than 200 buildings last year, officials announced Friday. The charges include 11 felonies and 20 misdemeanors, as well as multiple enhancements, District Attorney Stephanie Bridgett said. The ...

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DETROIT — In an encrypted chat, someone named Boog Daddy Bunyan wrote that their group needed to have a meeting with a new contact — that it was "real deal get s--t done mfers." Boog Daddy Bunyan is said to be Joseph Morrison, 27, of Munith, according to the Michigan attorney general's office. The person he's talking about is said to be the federal defendant accused of leading the plot to ...

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — To deliver the message, he drove from his home in East Tampa, over the Howard Frankland Bridge and down Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street. The corner where Maress Scott stopped was unusually quiet that May afternoon. It’s known for blaring music and smoke spewing from the grill charring the “best food in town.” On 22nd Avenue S, Scott paced out front of Atwater’s Best ...

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Blue Jackets have agreed to a five-year, $27 million contract extension with goalie Elvis Merzlikins, which the team announced Tuesday. Merzlikins, 27, has split time in net the past two seasons with Joonas Korpisalo, who is still with the team and is a pending unrestricted free agent in the final year of his contract. Merzlikins is also in the final year of his current ...

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — A 15-year-old Heritage High School student was arraigned Tuesday on charges of shooting two fellow students at the school Monday morning. The Newport News teen appeared by video conference before Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judge Jeffrey C. Rountree on a slew of felony charges. That included two counts of aggravated malicious wounding — a crime punishable by life in ...

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U.K. counter-terrorism charged a third suspect in relation to the nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter on British soil in 2018. There is sufficient evidence to charge Sergey Fedotov — who police said is really Denis Sergeev, a member of Russia’s GRU military intelligence — on conspiracy and attempted murder, the Metropolitan Police said in a statement ...

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A Rwandan court found Paul Rusesabagina, an outspoken critic of the East African nation’s government who gained international fame through the 2004 film "Hotel Rwanda," guilty of terrorism charges. The High Court Special Chamber for International and Cross-Border Crimes convicted Rusesabagina Monday at a hearing in the capital, Kigali. Sentencing will be handed down later, Judge Beatrice ...

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After the FBI seized Joseph Ruiz's life savings during a raid on a safe deposit box business in Beverly Hills, the unemployed chef went to court to retrieve his $57,000. A judge ordered the government to tell Ruiz why it was trying to confiscate the money. It came from drug trafficking, an FBI agent responded in court papers. Ruiz's income was too low for him to have that much money, and his ...

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LOS ANGELES — The trial of Naason Joaquin Garcia, the head of La Luz del Mundo church who is charged with sexually abusing girls from his congregation, has been postponed to May. On Friday, Superior Court Judge Ronald S. Coen granted a request by Garcia’s attorneys to delay the trial, which had been scheduled to start later this month. Garcia’s defense team argued they needed time to review ...