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U.S. evangelist Graham 'followed Jesus all the way to heaven,' son says

Mar 05 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. U.S. evangelist Billy Graham, who preached to millions and counseled presidents in his 70-year career, was remembered as a man who loved his family and the Bible at a funeral on Friday attended by President Donald Trump in Graham's native North Carolina. | Video

Ex-South Carolina cop gets 20 years in prison for black motorist's death

Dec 07 2017

CHARLESTON, S.C. The white former policeman caught on video shooting an unarmed black man in the back after a 2015 traffic stop in South Carolina was sentenced on Thursday to 20 years in prison, with a federal judge ruling that the killing amounted to murder. | Video

Ex-South Carolina cop could soon learn fate for motorist's shooting

Dec 06 2017

CHARLESTON, S.C. A white former police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man fleeing a 2015 traffic stop in South Carolina could learn as soon as Thursday whether he will spend the rest of his life in prison for violating the motorist's civil rights.

Ex-police officer shot South Carolina motorist after struggle: defense

Dec 05 2017

CHARLESTON, S.C. Defense experts at the sentencing hearing for a white former police officer who killed an unarmed black man in South Carolina said on Tuesday that cellphone video indicated the two men struggled over the patrolman's stun gun before the shooting.

Judge to weigh sentence for South Carolina ex-policeman who killed black man

Dec 04 2017

CHARLESTON, S.C. U.S. prosecutors said on Monday that a white former South Carolina policeman caught on video shooting an unarmed black man in the back committed murder, while defense lawyers argued their client did not deserve to go to prison for life for his crime. | Video

No prison for U.S. Army deserter Bergdahl, who Trump wanted dead

Nov 04 2017

FORT BRAGG, N.C. U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl on Friday was spared prison for endangering his comrades in arms when he deserted in Afghanistan in 2009, a sentence swiftly condemned by President Donald Trump, who while seeking election had called for his execution. | Video

Judge considering punishment for U.S. Army deserter Bergdahl

Nov 02 2017

FORT BRAGG, N.C. A military judge began deliberating U.S. Army deserter Bowe Bergdahl's sentence on Thursday, after prosecutors said the soldier should spend 14 years behind bars for endangering troops in Afghanistan in 2009 and the defense urged no prison time.

U.S. Army deserter Bergdahl idealistic, impulsive: expert

Nov 01 2017

FORT BRAGG, N.C. U.S. Army deserter Bowe Bergdahl is a bright but naive soldier who suffers from several mental health conditions and is willing to break rules to do what he believes is right, a forensic psychiatrist testified on Wednesday.

U.S. Army deserter Bergdahl described as efficient soldier

Oct 31 2017

FORT BRAGG, N.C. U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was an efficient soldier who at times seemed conflicted about his unit's mission in Afghanistan before walking off his post in June 2009 in an act of desertion, his former squad leader testified on Tuesday.

Army deserter Bergdahl apologizes to troops injured searching for him

Oct 30 2017

FORT BRAGG, N.C. U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl took the stand at his sentencing on Monday, apologizing to the troops who got hurt searching for him after he deserted in Afghanistan in 2009 and detailing the harsh conditions of Taliban captivity. | Video

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