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Alaska man gets 4 life terms in Coast Guard deaths

...judge also imposed life sentences for the officer murder charges, to run concurrently with the murder sentences.Federal prosecutors earlier said they would not seek the death penalty if Wells was convicted."Hopefully the families can go forward...

...realized the FBI would want to talk with him because he shared their "philosophical justification for violence," federal prosecutors said.Hayden said Matanov, originally from Kyrgyzstan, came to the U.S. in 2010 on a student visa, attended...
Coast Guard shooting trial continues

...driven on asphalt or gravel, Bolden said."My conclusion was that it was inserted manually," Bolden said.Federal prosecutors put Bolden on the stand to poke holes in the alibi of James Wells, 62, who's charged with murder in the shooting...
Jury convicts Alaska man in Coast Guard killings

...verdict will help with closure, but not completely."Nothing will ever take my husband's spot," she said.Federal prosecutors earlier said they would not seek the death penalty if Wells was convicted. He faces life in prison, and his sentencing...
What others say: IRS stonewalling puts audit shoe on other foot

...twice refused to answer Oversight committee questions, and may be held in contempt of Congress and turned over to federal prosecutors.According to, the agency's mission is to "provide America's taxpayers top quality service by...
Prosecutors to open Coast Guard shooting trial to spend 20 minutes in a bathroom at the Kodiak airport because of chronic diarrhea.The timing is crucial.Federal prosecutors say there's a 34-minute period between security-camera recordings of Wells' truck driving toward and away...

...but wouldn't provide details. Molly Snyder, spokeswoman for Minneapolis-based Target, would not comment.Federal prosecutors in Pittsburgh referred calls to their counterparts in Minnesota, who would not discuss the investigation.In...
Prosecutors lay out case in Coast Guard homicides

ANCHORAGE - Federal prosecutors will try to prove that a respected Coast Guard civilian technician on Kodiak Island meticulously planned an alibi, sneaked onto...

...As of mid-December, the twin measures had 32 co-sponsors in the House and 17 in the Senate.NEW YORK - Federal prosecutors say they can't meet a judge's demands they quickly deliver documents about thousands of immigrants who've...
Nevada man pleads guilty to drug trafficking conspiracy, 19 Alaska residents involved

...the court does not accept the plea agreement, the defendant may withdraw his guilty plea. In November 2010, federal prosecutors charged 17 Kenai Peninsula residents for their alleged involvement in the drug operation, which involved the distribution...


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