EZRA KAPLAN and KATHLEEN FOODY, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 03/31 — Georgia lawmakers sent Gov. Nathan Deal a bill permitting licensed gun owners to carry concealed handguns on public college campuses early Friday,
ATLANTA (AP) 03/31 — A massive fire caused an interstate bridge to collapse during rush hour Thursday in Atlanta, just minutes after witnesses said police halted traffic and turned cars away from the crumbling overpass.
CLAUDIA LAUER and JIM VERTUNO, Associated Press NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (AP) 03/31 — Authorities in two Texas counties said they received phone calls about a pickup driving erratically shortly before a head-on collision between a truck and church bus in southwest Texas that killed 13 people returning from a retreat.
CINCINNATI (AP) 03/31 — The father of a man hospitalized in critical condition after a Cincinnati nightclub shooting says he was elated to learn that police were charging two suspects — and then devastated to find out his son was one of them.
CHICAGO (AP) 03/30 — Police say two people have died in a drive-by shooting in the same Chicago neighborhood where separate shootings several hours earlier left five people dead,
NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press ROME (AP) 03/30 — Italian police on Thursday arrested three Kosovans in the lagoon city of Venice after one was caught on a phone intercept proposing they bomb the famed Rialto bridge while others lauded the recent attack in London.
BERLIN (AP) 03/30 — German prosecutors have charged a radicalized man with attempted murder for throwing two Molotov cocktails into the entrance of a shopping mall in an effort to kill “infidels.”
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) 03/30 — A motorist accused of killing five bicyclists and injuring four others in southwestern Michigan will stand trial on second-degree murder charges.
JOAN LOWY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/30 — Pedestrian deaths are climbing faster than motorist fatalities, reaching nearly 6,000 deaths last year — the highest total in more than two decades,
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) 03/30 — Police in South Carolina have made an arrest in a 2011 killing of a mother and her 3-year-old daughter that authorities called one of the most brutal crimes they have ever seen.
KEN MILLER, Associated Press BROKEN ARROW, Okla. 03/29 – A woman believed to have driven three burglars to an Oklahoma home where they were shot to death during a suspected home invasion has been arrested on murder and robbery warrants but the homeowner’s son who shot them has not been arrested while police investigate whether he acted in self-defense under the state’s “Stand Your Ground”
RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/29 — A woman described as “erratic and aggressive” drove a vehicle into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the Capitol on Wednesday morning and was taken into custody,
LOS ANGELES (AP) 03/28 — A man whose attempted-murder conviction was tossed by a California judge walked free Tuesday after 20 years in prison.
MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/28 — The Supreme Court is taking up the case of a longtime U.S. resident who is facing deportation to South Korea after pleading guilty to a drug crime based on his lawyer’s bad advice.
THOMAS ADAMSON, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 03/28 — Violent clashes in Paris between baton-wielding police and protesters outraged at the police killing of a Chinese man in his home injured three police officers and led to the arrest of 35 protesters,
BANGKOK (AP) 03/28 — The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find,
KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 03/28 — Police and prosecutors were reviewing transit bus video Monday ahead of an initial court appearance for a man suspected of killing one passenger and wounding another for what authorities called no apparent reason when the double-decker bus stopped during the weekend on the Las Vegas Strip.
CHRISTOPHER WEBER and AMANDA LEE MYERS, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 03/27 — The four people killed last week in a quiet Northern California neighborhood include a woman and her two children,
MADISON, Ind. (AP) 03/27 — Wildlife officials say a black bear believed to have hibernated in southern Indiana has been spotted on the move again.
TECUMSEH, Okla. (AP) 03/27 — Authorities say an Oklahoma police officer is in critical condition after he was shot during a traffic stop. Police say the suspected shooter was also wounded and taken to a hospital.