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Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Late Dad’s Retirement Benefits

A Washington man has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $200,000 in federal retirement benefits after his father died.


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Woman Pleads Guilty in Stabbing Death of D.C. Lawyer

A woman has pleaded guilty in connection with the stabbing death of an attorney at a D.C. hotel.


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Officer on Video Beating Suspect Gets 6-Month Sentence

A Baltimore police officer caught on tape beating a man outside of a liquor store before placing him under arrest has pleaded guilty to second-degree assault and been sentenced to six months in jail.


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Maryland Woman Pleads Guilty to Trying to Kill 8-Year-Old

A Hyattsville woman has pleaded guilty to trying to beat her ex-boyfriend’s 8-year-old son to death with a dumbbell.


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‘Major Drug Dealer’ Pleads Guilty, Faces Life in Prison

A northern Virginia man who prosecutors describe as a major cocaine and heroin dealer in Maryland and beyond has agreed to plead guilty in the case and forfeit $108 million in luxury cars, jewelry and cash.


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Va. Man Pleads Guilty in Multi-State Prostitution of Girls

A man whose primary income prosecutors say came from prostituting women and girls across the U.S. has pleaded guilty to trafficking a 15-year-old.


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2 Plead Guilty In Plot To Export Military Antennas

Two Singapore men have pleaded guilty to plots to illegally export 55 55 military antennas from the United States to Singapore and Hong Kong.


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Guilty Plea And More Charges In DC Campaign Probe

A Maryland businessman admitted in federal court Thursday that he was reimbursed for $160,000 in campaign contributions by his boss, who’s at the center of a wide-ranging investigation of political corruption in the District of Columbia.


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Thomas Enters New Guilty Pleas in East Coast Rapes

A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to two more rapes that authorities attribute to a serial rapist who attacked at least 17 women along the East Coast for more than a decade.


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Ex-Metropolitan Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Fraud

The Metropolitan Police Department says one of its former officers has pleaded guilty to three counts of misdemeanor fraud in connection with his duties.