A Brooklyn man who police say punched a woman in the face before taking her cellphone was arrested Tuesday after his loose-fitting jeans fell to his ankles, allowing police to catch up to him on a busy street, The New York Post reported.
George Zimmerman's wife pleaded guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor perjury charge for lying during a bail hearing after her husband's arrest, and she was sentenced to a year's probation and 100 hours of community service.
The rumblings on Capitol Hill are starting to get louder as to whether the Obama administration has a clear endgame for a military strike on Syria, as the likelihood increases of such a strike in response to last week's alleged chemical weapons attack.
Bail was set at $3 million Tuesday for a 16-year-old boy who is charged with killing a World War II veteran and contends the man was beaten to death because he shorted the teen and another boy on a sale of crack cocaine.
Fort Hood Shooter ,Maj. Nidal Hasan could likely receive a death sentence for his rampage, which left 13 dead and 30 injured. But the military, which executed more than 130 people in the 20th century, has not carried out the ultimate penalty since 1961.