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A Davenport man was sentenced Wednesday to a suspended 10-year prison sentence and placed on three years of probation for conspiring with his …

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With just one black person seated among the first 11 jurors chosen for Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial, defense lawyers are crying foul and accusing prosecutors of trying to systematically keep blacks off the jury.

Two men pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court, Rock Island, in connection with a large-scale dog-fighting ring in the Illinois and Io…

A Scott County judge declared a mistrial in the case of Jonathan J. Behan Jr. after jurors said they were hopelessly deadlocked.


Sweden's top prosecutor said Friday she's dropping an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years because there's no possibility of arresting him "in the foreseeable future."

A man was sentenced Monday to nearly 22 years in prison in connection with a large-scale methamphetamine operation with ties to Mexico, Iowa, …

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IOWA CITY — A man once convicted of killing an Iowa City landlord in 2009 has made a deal to plead guilty.

The November 2015 shooting death of 24-year-old Clark sparked weeks of protests in Minneapolis. The officers, Mark Ringgenberg and Dustin Schwarze, were trying to arrest Clark when he was shot once in the head. He died a day later.

Prosecutors plan to retry former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing this month in the killing of an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop near the campus in July 2015. The jury deadlocked after his first murder trial. He faces 15 years to life if convicted.

Former Portsmouth, Virginia, Police Officer Stephen Rankin was sentenced in October 2016 to 2½ years in prison for fatally shooting this unarmed 18-year-old while responding to a shoplifting call outside a Wal-Mart on April 22, 2015.