Tag Archives: Charges

Desiigner — Drug Charges Include Methadone, Steroids and Oxycontin

Desiigner is in a heap of trouble, because TMZ has learned the drugs cops allegedly found in the SUV in which he was riding included OxyContin, methadone and illegal steroids. TMZ broke the story, the passengers in the SUV and the driver of a car were involved in a road rage incident Thursday night on the streets of New York. ...

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Brooklyn District Attorney Drops Charges Against All 5 Teens Accused in Brownsville Gang Rape

On Wednesday, the New York Times reports, Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson said that prosecutors would dismiss first-degree rape charges against the five teenagers who were accused of attacking an 18-year-old woman in Brooklyn early this year. The young woman initially told police that she and her father had been walking through Osborn Playground, in Brownsville, Brooklyn, on January 7, ...

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The Jaq charges a smartphone using hydrogen fuel cells

The Jaq smartphone charger, from Swedish startup MyFC, is trying to swap lithium-ion batteries for hydrogen fuel cells. MyFC says it’s the world smallest and most powerful fuel cell charger in the world, and it lets you stay charged without ever having to touch a wall outlet. Instead of plugging the charger into the wall and juicing up a standard ...

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Manhattan Dentist Arrested on Horrific List of Charges Including Child Pornography, Drugs and Willfully Trying To Spread HIV 

A popular Manhattan dentist and AIDS activist was arrested Friday on a series of bizarre and disturbing charges that run the gamut from child pornography to sexual intercourse with animals to trading dental work for drugs. Dr. John Wolf, who practices in Chelsea, was arrested at his home in the West Village, according to The New York Times, where agents ...

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Iraq minister faces corruption charges

Iraq trade minister faces arrest over corruption charges 18 October 2015 From the section Middle East Image copyright EPA Image caption The Iraqi PM has pledged a series of political reforms following street protests Iraq has issued arrest warrants for the trade minister and his brother on corruption charges, a judicial spokesman said. The statement did not say what accusations ...

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Robert Durst, subject of HBO documentary, arrested on murder charges

The story of Robert Durst only gets stranger and stranger. The 71-year-old heir to one of New York’s wealthiest real estate families was arrested in New Orleans yesterday and is being extradited to Los Angeles on a first-degree murder warrant. Durst is the subject of a six-part HBO documentary exploring the man’s life and his connections to three separate murder ...

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FTC charges DirecTV with false advertising

Aileen GraefWASHINGTON, March 12 (UPI) — The FTC has charged DirecTV with false advertising, claiming it misled customers about the true price of their satellite television service. Latest News – UPI.com

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Adrian Peterson — ARRIVES TO COURT … To Face Child Abuse Charges [Livestream]

Adrian Peterson is about to step foot in a Texas courtroom — where he will begin his fight against child abuse charges … and TMZ Sports will be livestreaming the entire hearing. Peterson is expected to plead not guilty to felony child abuse charges — stemming from an incident in May where he beat his 4-year-old son with a tree ...

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