Crime

A 15-year-old boy called authorities to report that his younger brother had been dead for a year and his body remained inside their Houston-area home, the local sheriff said.
Francis Wayne Alexander’s family didn’t even realize he had been dead since the late 1970s, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart said at a news conference.
Plaintiffs are suing a gamut of neo-Nazis and white supremacists over "Unite the Right," a far-right rally that grew violent four years ago in the Virginia city.
Reports of hate crimes against Asians increased 76% amid the pandemic, according to data from the FBI's latest Hate Crime Statistics report.
The 23-year-old had been named a person of interest in the disappearance of his fiancée, whose body was found in a Wyoming national park in September.
John T. Earnest avoided the death penalty with his plea in San Diego Superior Court.
Michael Leon Brock was filmed appearing to hit and push officers with the metal rod while wearing a hoodie reading "God, Guns and Trump."
Daniel Hale said guilt over participating in lethal drone strikes in Afghanistan led him to leak government secrets about the program to a reporter.
The sailor was a member of the USS Bonhomme Richard, but no name was released, no other details were provided, and the motive remains unclear.
The officers were filmed repeatedly kicking Dalonta Crudup in his head and striking Khalid Vaughn as he filmed the incident, the state attorney said.