PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 05/31 — A student originally from Mexico, Eric Cruz Lopez was among the most visible immigration activists on the University of Connecticut campus — up until he was charged with spray-painting expletives about President Donald Trump on the walls of school buildings.
JANIE HAR and BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) 05/31 — Andre Shavers was sentenced to five years on felony probation after authorities burst into the house where he was living in one of Oakland’s most heavily policed neighborhoods and found a quarter ounce of marijuana.
MARTHA BELLISLE, Associated Press 05/30 – The mayor of Portland, Oregon, on Monday urged U.S. officials and organizers to cancel a “Trump Free Speech Rally”
SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 05/30 — A zealous prosecutor who was crucial in writing the Justice Department’s new policy encouraging harsher punishments for criminals is now turning his attention to hate crimes,
BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) 05/29 — The Latest in a shooting in Mississippi that left eight people dead (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Authorities plan to charge the suspect in the shooting deaths of eight people in Mississippi with one count of capital murder and seven counts of first-degree murder.
MEREDITH HOFFMAN, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Abril Gallardo rode 15 hours in a van to urge fellow Hispanics living in the Texas capital of Austin to fight back against a new state law targeting “sanctuary cities,”
WASHINGTON (AP) 05/29 — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s Memorial Day observance (all times local): 11:05 a.m. President Donald Trump is honoring America’s military dead at Arlington National Cemetery.
WASHINGTON (AP) 05/29 — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s Memorial Day observance (all times local): 9:15 a.m. President Donald Trump is thanking the men and women who died in service to the United States.
JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 05/29 — British police made two more arrests and stormed three more locations Sunday as they hunted for suspects in the Manchester bombing,
ALBA TOBELLA, Associated Press BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) 05/28 — With a shot to the chest, Alejandro Caro fell from his motorbike while on patrol in a small town in northern Colombia,
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 05/28 — The Latest on a stabbing on a Portland, Oregon, train that left two dead (all times local): 4:53 p.m. The FBI and U.S.
ALANNA DURKIN RICHER, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) 05/28 — A Virginia State Police special agent fatally shot by a convicted felon in a Richmond public housing complex was a father of three and former Marine who founded a youth wrestling club and mentored disadvantaged kids,
HAMZA HENDAWI and MOHAMMED WAGDY, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) 5/27 — Masked gunmen ambushed a bus carrying Coptic Christians to a monastery south of Cairo on Friday,
MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press McLEAN, Va. (AP) 05/27 — A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia’s most notorious criminals,
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) 05/26 — Indonesian police arrested three suspected militants Friday for their alleged involvement in twin suicide bombings that killed three people in Jakarta,
KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press ATMORE, Ala. (AP) 05/26 — A man once dubbed the “Houdini” of Alabama’s death row after averting seven prior execution dates was put to death Friday,
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) 05/26 — Two Florida men who state investigators said were found with 500 sea turtle eggs have been arrested.
Treasure Coast Newspapers report that Raymond Saunders and Carl Cobb,
ROB HARRIS and GREGORY KATZ, Associated Press MANCHESTER, England (AP) 05/26 — British police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing made a new arrest Friday while continuing to search addresses associated with the attacker who killed 22 people.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) 05/25 — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2:05 p.m. The New York Times has defended its publication of crime scene photographs showing evidence collected after the Manchester bombing,
MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y. (AP) 05/25 — A dog stuck about halfway down a 400-foot cliff in a New York gorge has been rescued by a police officer who had to use ropes to reach the stranded canine.