Military judge in Bergdahl case worries about Trump impact

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The judge deciding Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's punishment said Monday he is concerned that President Donald Trump's comments about the case could impact the public's perception of the military justice system.

  • Written by JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press

Murder trial starts for man who stoked US immigration debate

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A murder trial started Monday for a Mexican man who set off a national immigration debate after he shot and killed a woman two years ago on a popular San Francisco pier.

  • Written by PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press

Sgt. Bergdahl faces life in prison for endangering comrades

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will appear Monday before a military judge who will determine his punishment for endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan. Before delivering his sentence, the judge will have to resolve a last-minute defense argument that new comments by President Donald Trump have tainted the case.

  • Written by By JONATHAN DREW , Associated Press