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Former University of Kentucky basketball star Richie Farmer wants to delay his report date to federal prison by a week.
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Authorities say a military fugitive who escaped federal custody more than three decades ago has been captured in South Florida.
Two more former Maryland correctional officers have been sentenced to federal prison for conspiring in the 2008 beating of an inmate at Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
Rescue workers are using back hoes and a bulldozer to search for any victims still buried after an explosion demolished two Manhattan buildings.
Former Fiesta Bowl CEO John Junker is seen in Maricopa County Superior Court, in this Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012 file photo taken in Phoenix, Ariz.
A Baton Rouge woman who filed more than 600 false federal and state tax returns has been sentenced to nearly seven years in federal prison and ordered to pay $700,000-plus in restitution.
The nation's highest law enforcement official Thursday endorsed the "All Drugs Minus Two" proposal as it's known by prison sentencing reformers to change the way drug crime sentences are handed down.
Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday urged the U.S. Sentencing Commission to reduce the recommended prison time for certain low-level drug offenses.
A Chicago man was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison after pleading guilty last year on sex trafficking related charges, U.S. Attorney Richard Callahan said Wednesday.
Attorney General Eric Holder is endorsing a proposal that would result in shorter prison sentences for certain nonviolent drug traffickers, saying the change would rein in bloated federal prison costs and create a fairer criminal justice system.
If convicted liar Kevin Trudeau pitched his supposed miracle weight-loss book to readers by telling them the truth, it would have sold slightly more than zero copies, federal prosecutors said.
A former employee of a federal prison in Danbury has been sentenced to five months in prison for sexual abuse of an inmate.
AND AT THIS HOUR IS STILL ON THE RUN. SAN ANTONIO MAN FACES UP TO 20 YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON FOR SHOOTING HIS COMMON-LAW WIFE ON PORT AT FORT SAM HOUSTON LAST YEAR.
A 35-year-old man has been sentenced to two and a half years in a federal prison for stealing almost a half-million dollars from a religious group.
Inmates walk through the hall at Julia Tutwiler Prison Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Elmore County near Wetumpka, Ala.
A 61-year-old Englewood man was ordered held without bond by a federal magistrate Tuesday in a child pornography investigation.