City Council, police and prosecutors ready to stop street takeovers before they grow

[ad_1] The national trend of doing burnouts and doughnuts while blocking traffic appears to have happened at least twice this past weekend in Cincinnati. Traffic on I-71 was blocked Saturday night while a black car did doughnuts in Lytle Tunnel. Another “takeover” involving multiple cars and fireworks happened on Hopple Street in Camp Washington around … Read more

Special Report: US, Swedish prosecutors study graft complaint naming son of Turkey’s Erdogan

[ad_1] June 26 (Reuters) – Anti-corruption authorities in the United States and Sweden are reviewing a complaint alleging that the Swedish affiliate of a U.S. company pledged to pay tens of millions of dollars in kickbacks if a son of Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan helped it secure a dominant market position in the country. … Read more

After high-profile traffic deaths, prosecutors pledge to get tougher on unlicensed drivers

[ad_1] HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – The tragic crash that killed a McKinley High student last month has led to a pledge from the city Prosecutor’s Office and courts to get tougher on chronically unlicensed and unsafe drivers. Hawaii News Now has been investigating delinquent drivers for months and found that drivers in two recent fatal crashes … Read more

Prosecutor’s information filed in connection with Jefferson County traffic death – WV MetroNews

[ad_1] CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — After months of investigation, a prosecutor’s information has been filed against a Jefferson County man in the April 10 crash that claimed the life of Washington High School senior Alana Williams. Matt Harvey Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney Matthew Harvey recently filed an information in Jefferson County Circuit Court charging Eugene Wesley … Read more