Posts Tagged Violent crime

Texas fighter convicted of murder, gets 28 years

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A mixed martial arts fighter in Southeast Texas has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for the 2011 fatal shooting of a man on a bicycle after the pair argued.

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Grand jury to hear rape charge against Tubman

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A grand jury will review a first-degree rape charge against Lloyd Tubman after the Kentucky freshman defensive lineman Lloyd Tubman waived his right to a preliminary hearing.

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UK football player due in court for hearing

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A suspended University of Kentucky football player is set to appear before a judge for a preliminary hearing on a charge of rape.

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Raptors increase security after Ottawa shooting

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors will have extra security in place for Wednesday night’s preseason game after the Parliament Hill shootings in Ottawa.

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Leafs-Senators game postponed after shootings

Police teams enter Centre Block at Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014.  A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial was shot by an unknown gunman and people reported hearing gunfire inside the halls of Parliament. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was rushed away from Parliament Hill to an undisclosed location, according to officials. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Justin Tang)

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The NHL postponed Wednesday night’s game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators because of the shootings in Ottawa.

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