Ailina Tsarnaeva turned herself in after a Harlem woman told law enforcement that Ms. Tsarnaeva had made a threatening phone call. She is the sister of alleged Boston Marathon bombers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
In a memo to NFL teams, Commissoner Roger Goodell wrote: 'Domestic violence and sexual assault are wrong. They are illegal. They are never acceptable and have no place in the NFL under any circumstances.'
One of the high school football players convicted of rape in the Steubenville, Ohio, case is back on the team, and Thursday is the team's first game. Weighing the balance between punishment and rehabilitation is difficult.
Culture and law tip toward early introduction to shooting, often through gun-range family picnics, Boy Scouts, or NRA training sessions. But the accidental Uzi shooting of a gun instructor by a 9-year-old is giving some people pause.
Workers and loyal customers boycotted New England Market Basket supermarkets for six weeks in a bid to restore a management team that held out for worker-friendly management practices. In the end, they won.
Ailina Tsarnaeva, who lives in North Bergen, New Jersey, made the threat against an upper Manhattan woman via telephone on Monday, police said. She turned herself in at a Manhattan police precinct, and police charged her with aggravated harassment.
The suspect fired from the pellet gun before officers returned fire, Police Chief Todd Schmaderer said at a news conference. He said witnesses and officers thought the robbery suspect's Airsoft handgun looked and sounded real, but discovered later that it fires only plastic pellets.
An appeals court ruled the Amish defendants acted on personal motivations, not religion in the 2011 hair and beard cutting attacks. The judges ruled the jury had received incorrect instructions about how to weigh the role of religion in the case.
In a video, Shirley Sotloff appealed directly to the self-proclaimed leader of the Islamic State, asking that her son, American journalist Steven Sotloff, not be punished 'for matters he has no control over.'