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Park Avenue widow manipulated into changing her will, leaving them much less: lawsuit

A Manhattan doctor has been accused of worming his way into the good graces of a 102-year-old Park Ave. widow and getting her to change her will to leave him $100,000 — and make him executor of an estate believed to …

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Brooklyn DA slams predecessor’s record on wrongful convictions, exonerates two men for 1985 murders

Brooklyn’s top lawman announced Wednesday he will throw out convictions against two men for a 1985 murder, slamming his predecessor for leaving a mess of injustice. “I inherited a legacy of disgrace with respect to …

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Stafford Man Shot in Face by Police Sues Over Excessive Force

A man who was shot in the face by a Stafford police officer after a 2012 skirmish is suing the officer — a decorated ex-Marine once honored by President Barak Obama — and the Stafford Police Department over …

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Kesha accuses music producer Dr. Luke of sexual assault, forced drug use in lawsuit as he fires back with countersuit

Kesha claims she was drugged and raped by her music producer and nearly died young under his management, according to a blockbuster new lawsuit obtained by the Daily News. The “Die Young” singer claims producer …

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Boy, 10, is charged as an adult with homicide in death of woman, 90

A 10-year-old boy apparently angry that a 90-year-old woman had yelled at him held a cane against her throat and repeatedly punched her, killing her in her bed, prosecutors said. The boy was being held without bail …

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5 teens charged for drenching autistic Ohio boy with bodily fluids in prank Ice Bucket Challenge: DA

Five teens have been criminally charged in juvenile court with dumping a bucket full of urine and tobacco spit on an autistic Ohio teen who believed he was participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The disturbing …

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Man sues Oklahoma over brother’s botched execution that took nearly an hour

OKLAHOMA CITY — The botched execution of an Oklahoma inmate last spring that led to a moratorium while the state reconsidered its lethal injection protocols was “barbaric” and violated the inmate’s …

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DOJ to amend competent counsel waiver practices as Holder prepares to step down

The Justice Department said Tuesday that it will no longer ask criminal defendants who plead guilty to waive their right to claim that their attorney was ineffective and deprived them of their constitutional right to a …

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Phaedra Parks Sues ‘Vibe’ For $30 Million; Angela Stanton Interview

As filming for season 5 has begun for the Real Housewives of Atlanta, the drama just gets juicier, messier and dirtier. Phaedra Parks a RHOA cast member, has filed a $30 million lawsuit against Vibe Holdings, which …

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FSU breaks silence on Jameis Winston case

Seeking to stem what it calls media “misinformation,” Florida State University has broken what it calls its “deliberate silence” about the way it has dealt with sexual assault allegations that …

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