The soccer star will be fined 3.2 million euros, or about $3.7 million, after reaching a deal with Spanish authorities.
Rep. Ted Lieu was trying to make a larger point about bail reform. But his numbers just can't be backed up.
Kids of incarcerated parents grow up to be more likely to forgo medical care, use drugs and engage in risky sexual behaviors, a new study finds.
Making reforms has saved some states billions of dollars.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is serving 12 years in prison for a corruption conviction.
Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif was sentenced to prison on charges relating to his family's purchase of overseas properties.
One of the challenges in the criminal justice system is helping people not become repeat offenders when they're released from prison.
The Departments of Justice and Homeland Security published a quarterly report on the number of "known and suspected aliens" in federal custody.
White House officials say President Trump has commuted 63-year-old Johnson's sentence. She has already served more than two decades of that sentence.
Pope Francis tapped Bishop Greg O'Kelly to take over the job of apostolic administrator of the archdiocese of Adelaide.
Escaped inmate Sean Garcia was captured after a perimeter was set up earlier this afternoon.
On Tuesday, an Australian magistrate found Archbishop Philip Wilson guilty of concealing abuse.