Former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Charged with Forcible Touching

The Albany County Sheriff’s Office on Oct. 28 charged former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo with forcible touching, a misdemeanor sex crime. In the complaint filed in a criminal court, Investigator Amy Kowalski accused Cuomo of “knowingly and intentionally” placing …

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Victim of Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy Identified After 45 Years Using DNA Testing

Police announced on Oct. 25 that they have identified another previously unnamed victim of infamous 1970s serial killer John Wayne Gacy through DNA testing. The Cook County Sheriff’s Office identified “Victim #5” as Francis Wayne Alexander, a man originally from …

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Colombia Captures Drug Cartel Boss Dairo Antonio Usuga

Colombian authorities captured Dairo Antonio Usuga,”the most feared drug trafficker on Earth,” on Oct. 23 in a joint army, air force, and police operation. Colombian President Iván Duque Márquez hailed the capture of Usuga in a televised nationwide address as …

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Cinematographer Killed, Director Injured After Alec Baldwin Misfires a Prop Gun on Film Set

Actor and producer Alec Baldwin misfired a prop gun, killing a woman and injuring a man on the set of the 19th century Western film, “Rust,” on Oct. 21 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Office …

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Philadelphia Train Riders Failed to Intervene as Woman was Allegedly Raped, Authorities Say

Bystanders failed to help a woman from being raped on a transit train in Philadelphia last week or to call police, authorities said. The alleged incident, described as a “horrendous criminal act,” occurred on the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority’s (SEPTA) …

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Saudi Authorities Say Man Arrested in France Has ‘Nothing to Do’ with Killing of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi authorities said on Dec. 7 that the man French police arrested in Paris has “nothing to do” with the 2018 murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Earlier in the day, French RTL radio reported that police took Khalid Aedh al-Otaibi, …

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