LA Kings' Slava Voynov charged with felony domestic violence
LA Kings' Slava Voynov charged with felony domestic violence

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was charged with felony domestic violence for allegedly attacking his wife at their Southern California home last month, prosecutors said on Thursday.

Judgement in murder trial of South Korea ferry captain

After five months of dramatic, often painful testimony, a South Korean court Tuesday will deliver its verdict -- and possible death sentence -- on the ferry captain at the centre of one of the country`s worst peacetime disasters.

Former Brazil striker Adriano linked with drug trafficking
Former Brazil striker Adriano linked with drug trafficking

Former Brazilian international Adriano was charged by Rio de Janeiro prosecutors on Tuesday over alleged links to drug trafficking, officials and reports said.

Russia charges air traffic trainee over Total boss plane crash

Russian prosecutors on Wednesday charged a rookie air traffic controller over the Moscow plane crash that killed the CEO of French oil giant Total.

Prosecutors storm suspected hideout of sunken ferry owner

South Korean prosecutors Wednesday stormed the suspected hideout of the de facto owner of the sunken ferry Sewol without any opposition, media reported.

German prosecutors question Ecclestone extortion defence

German prosecutors cast doubt on assertions by Bernie Ecclestone that he had been the victim of extortion when the Formula One boss returned to court on Friday in a bribery trial where he faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted.

Bayern Munich chief, Uli Hoeness to serve jail term as prosecutors nix appeal

German football legend and former Bayern Munich boss Uli Hoeness is to go to jail for tax fraud after prosecutors said Monday they would not appeal the verdict.

`Courtsiding` charge brought against Briton dropped

Australian prosecutors have withdrawn a `courtsiding` charge brought against a British man at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, local media reported on Thursday.

Brazil prosecutors begin probe of World Cup stadium`s safety

Prosecutors on Wednesday began their evaluation of whether a World Cup stadium in Cuiabá, Brazil, is safe following an October fire there.

China names errant law enforcement officials for the first time

China has publicly identified for the first time police officers, judges and prosecutors who violate disciplinary rules in a bid to address widespread discontent over officials that undermine the rule of law, state media said.

Turkey removes scores of prosecutors, judges in purge

Turkey`s government today removed 166 prosecutors and judges as it stepped up a purge of the judiciary in response to a high-level graft probe, local media reported.

China raps three prosecutors for `entertaining` evening

Three prosecutors in China`s Shanxi province have been punished for receiving "luxurious entertainment" paid for by an entrepreneur, said the supreme procuratorate Wednesday.

Utah beauty queen charged for possessing bombs

Prosecutors have filed charges of bomb possession against a recently crowned Utah beauty pageant winner.

Narendra Modi appeals prosecutors to restore confidence in democracy

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that people have lost faith in democracy as the government "failed" to enthuse people and instill a sense of ownership in the system.

Prosecutors appeal for ban of MJ’s molestation, drug use references

Prosecutors in the trial of Michael Jackson’s physician want to ban all testimony relating to claims that the late singer molested children.

Maid in Strauss-Kahn case visits NYC prosecutors

Doubts about Diallo`s background prompted Strauss-Kahn getting freed from house arrest.

26/11: Pak prosecutors submit Indian evidence

Pak prosecutors submitted documentary evidence provided by India in the anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of LeT`s Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six others charged with involvement in Mumbai attacks.

`Prosecutors to drop charges against Strauss-Kahn`

US prosecutors will drop all sexual assault charges against former IMF chief as the case is not sustainable, according to an investigator.

`Italian PM Berlusconi had sex with teen 13 times`

Premier Silvio Berlusconi paid for sex with an under-age Moroccan teen 13 times at his villa near Milan.

Investigation of Gibson`s ex given to prosecutors

Sheriff`s detectives delivered the results of an extortion investigation involving Mel Gibson`s ex-girlfriend to prosecutors.