ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a northern New Mexico American Indian tribe’s lawsuit against the state over failed negotiations concerning its gambling compact and sharing of revenue.
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FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — In opening statements, prosecutors say a U.S. Army general accused of sexual assault was a domineering man who coerced a captain under his command into a three-year affair. But his defense attorneys say that in journal entries, the woman never referenced fear and that she sent thousands of text messages, often sexually explicit, and contacted him even after the general tried to end the affair.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A security guard working in Oscar Pistorius’ gated community says the athlete told him everything was “fine” when he called to investigate neighbors’ reports of gunshots on the night Reeva Steenkamp was killed.
CONROE, Texas (AP) — Now that prosecutors have persuaded a judge that a Texas man accused of setting an 8-year-old boy on fire as a teenager can be tried as an adult for murder, securing a conviction in a case where the victim died 13 years after the attack could prove difficult, legal experts say.