Posts Tagged Crime

No civil claim against Oscar Pistorius

June, left, and Barry Steenkamp, parents of the late Reeva Steenkamp, attend court on the third day of mitigation of sentencing for Oscar Pistorius at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. Pistorius faces sentencing this week in the South African court after being convicted of culpable homicide for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.  (AP Photo/Ihsaan Haffejee. Pool)

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Reeva Steenkamp’s cousin sobbed while testifying Wednesday how she first heard on a car radio that Oscar Pistorius had shot and killed his girlfriend.

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Mongolian football president banned by FIFA

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has banned the Mongolian football federation president from soccer for five years for taking bribes from Mohamed bin Hammam ahead of the FIFA presidential election.

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Police: Cowboys RB Randle arrested on theft charge

In this Nov. 10, 2013, file photo, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) warms up before an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans. Police in suburban Dallas say Randle has been arrested after taking underwear and cologne from a mall department store without paying. Frisco Police Sgt. Brad Merritt says Randle is charged with Class B misdemeanor theft. He was detained Monday evening, Oct. 13, 2014, by store security before being arrested and booked into the Frisco city jail. Merritt says Randle posted bond early Tuesday. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been arrested on a shoplifting charge, accused of taking $123 worth of cologne and underwear from a suburban Dallas department store and telling a police officer he thought to himself, “all right, y’all got me,” after a security guard stopped him.

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Ex-NFL star turns down plea bargain in fraud case

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — A former NFL star and his mother will go to trial next year in a mortgage fraud case after they turned down plea deals that called for state prison terms.

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Hernandez defense wants police station recordings

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez want copies of any surveillance authorities have of the ex-New England Patriot while he was at a police station.

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