Kim Kardashian and Kanye West settle divorce; rapper will pay $200,000 per month in child support

Kim Kardashian and Ye have reached a settlement in their divorce, averting a trial that had been set for next month, court documents filed Tuesday showed. The former couple and their attorneys filed documents asking for a judge’s approval of terms they have agreed on, including $200,000 per month child support payments from Ye, formerly … Read more

Banker for Alex Murdaugh convicted for scheme to steal money from clients’ legal settlements

A banker charged with helping disbarred attorney Alex Murdaugh take money from the legal settlements of clients was found guilty late Tuesday of wire and bank fraud charges in South Carolina. Former Palmetto State Bank CEO Russell Laffitte was allowed to remain free on bail as he awaits sentencing at a later date. Each of … Read more

Allen Weisselberg testifies in Trump Organization trial

Allen Weisselberg testifies in Trump Organization trial – CBS News Watch CBS News CBS News reporter Graham Kates talks about Allen Weisselberg’s testimony today in the Trump Organization’s fraud trial in New York. Weisselberg previously pleaded guilty in connection with the case. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, … Read more

Connecticut judge orders Alex Jones to pay another $473 million to Sandy Hook families

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his company were ordered Thursday to pay an extra $473 million to victims’ families and an FBI agent for calling the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting a hoax, adding to a nearly $1 billion jury verdict issued last month. Connecticut Judge Barabara Bellis imposed the punitive damages on the Infowars … Read more

Alex Jones Trial Moves To Punitive Damages Phase

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Infowars host Alex Jones faces the possibility of having more steep penalties heaped onto the vast amount he already owes for spreading conspiracy theories about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, as the punitive damages phase began Friday in a lawsuit filed by the victims’ families. A Connecticut jury last month … Read more

Oath Keepers trial: Stewart Rhodes, Oath Keepers leader, testifies in Jan. 6 trial

Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes took the witness stand on Friday in his high-stakes seditious conspiracy trial as he tries to counter allegations that his far-right extremist group planned an armed rebellion to stop the transfer of presidential power. Rhodes began testifying after prosecutors spent weeks laying out their case against him and four others … Read more

Cardi B wins California jury trial in art copyright infringement case

A jury sided with Cardi B on Friday in a copyright infringement case involving a man who claimed the Grammy-winning rapper misused his back tattoos for her sexually suggestive 2016 mixtape cover art. The federal jury in Southern California ruled Kevin Michael Brophy did not prove Cardi B misappropriated his likeness. After the jury forewoman … Read more

“That ’70s Show” actor Danny Masterson on trial on 3 rape charges

Danny Masterson, former star of the long-running sitcom “That ’70s Show,” is about to face three women in court who say he raped them two decades ago at a trial whose key figures are all current or former members of the Church of Scientology. Opening statements could begin as early as Tuesday in the Los Angeles … Read more

Harvey Weinstein’s Los Angeles sexual assault trial set to begin

Five years after women’s stories about him made the #MeToo movement explode, Harvey Weinstein is going on trial in Los Angeles, the city where he once was a colossus at the Oscars. Already serving a 23-year sentence for a conviction for rape and sexual assault in New York, the 70-year-old former movie mogul faces different … Read more

Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook defamation trial

Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook defamation trial – CBS News Watch CBS News Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has acknowledged he promoted lies that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was staged. CBS News correspondent Nikki Battiste reports on the day of contentious testimony. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking … Read more