Updated: 08/29/2013 - The lawsuits and a growing awareness that concussions-- once routinely laughed off by football players as 'Getting your bell rung'-- can have serious long-term effects have already spurred research into better helmets and changed the way the game is played.
Posted: 08/28/2013 - Maj. Nidal Hasan has been convicted of premeditated murder for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood. That means he's now eligible for the death penalty.
Posted: 08/28/2013 - George Zimmerman's wife has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor perjury charge for lying during a bail hearing after her husband's arrest.
Posted: 08/28/2013 - The mother of a baby fatally shot in his stroller in coastal Georgia has taken the stand for the second day.
Posted: 08/27/2013 - Authorities have set a December trial date for the founder of a science-fiction convention who faces multiple charges of child molestation.
Updated: 08/27/2013 - George Zimmerman's attorney has told a newspaper that he plans to ask the state of Florida to cover $200,000 to $300,000 of his legal expenses.
Posted: 08/23/2013 - A document filed Friday, said both sides reached a settlement 'without any award of costs or fees to any party.'
Posted: 08/23/2013 - The plea allows him to avoid prison time.
Posted: 08/21/2013 - An 82-year-old St. Petersburg man got prison time after pleading guilty to lewd or lascivious molestation of a 7-year-old girl.
Posted: 08/20/2013 - Authorities say McTear flew into a rage when he saw Bedwell return home in May 2009 with another man. He forced his way into her home, took the baby and drove off. The infant was found alongside I-595.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - A man nicknamed the "Bucket List Bandit" by the FBI after he allegedly told a Utah bank teller that he had just four months to live was scheduled for sentencing on 11 heists he committed in 10 states.
Posted: 08/12/2013 - U.S. District Court Judge William T. Moore Jr. ruled Monday that Jackson, who is white, has no standing to sue them for race discrimination.
Posted: 08/12/2013 - Jurors have reached a verdict in the racketeering trial of James "Whitey" Bulger, and their decision is expected to be announced soon.