By COLLEEN SLEVIN and ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press DENVER (AP) DENVER (AP) 01/01 — Authorities in suburban Denver were investigating what led a 37-year-old man to fire more than 100 rounds in his apartment on sheriff’s deputies,Read more »
By FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) 12/30 — A German police union boss has criticized organizers of Berlin’s annual open-air New Year’s Eve party for designating a special “safety area”
By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) 12/30 — Police in Los Angeles have arrested a man they suspect made a hoax emergency call that resulted in a SWAT police officer fatally shooting a man at the door of his own home in Kansas,
TROY, N.Y. (AP) 12/30 — Two men were arrested Saturday on murder charges in the deaths of two women and two children who were found dead in their upstate New York apartment.Justin Mann and James White were arrested in their hometown,Read more »
By SARA BURNETT and LARRY FENN, Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) 12/21 — When she started an urban farm in one of Indianapolis’ roughest neighborhoods, retired chemist Aster Bekele wanted to teach at-risk kids how to garden,
By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH and JIM SALTER, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) 12/30 — Police and the FBI are investigating whether an argument over an online game prompted a hoax call that led to a house where an officer shot and killed a Kansas man who apparently wasn’t involved in the dispute.
By JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) 12/30 — Already winter-weary parts of the Midwest and East Coast are dealing with a mounting number of weather-related headaches,
TROY, N.Y. (AP) 12/30 — Police say two people have been arrested in the quadruple homicide that took the lives of two women and two children in their upstate New York apartment.Read more »
By HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) 12/30 — Video clips circulating on social media on Saturday show the gunman who opened fire outside an Egyptian church and a nearby store owned by a Copt in an attack that killed at least nine people walking armed and unchallenged on a residential street for nearly 10 minutes.Read more »
By COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 12/29 — Police are promising a bigger security detail than ever before in Times Square for this year’s New Year’s Eve celebration,
By JOHN HANNA, Associated Press TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) 12/27 — The local district attorney announced Wednesday that he does not plan to file criminal charges against two Kansas police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man earlier this year,
By DANICA COTO, Associated Press SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) 12/27 — Thousands of police officers are calling in sick every day in Puerto Rico,
By AMIR SHAH, Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) 12/28 — A brutal attack claimed by the Islamic State group devastated a two-story Shiite Muslim cultural center in the Afghan capital on Thursday,
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) 12/28 — At least 700 juveniles created a disturbance at a New Jersey mall, frightening shoppers the day after Christmas.
Witnesses say the youth kicked doors and went the wrong way on escalators.
MOSCOW (AP) 12/28 — The explosion at a supermarket in Russia’s second-largest city was a terrorist attack, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, adding that another attack had been thwarted.Read more »
By ED WHITE, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) 12/27 — Michigan State Police tried but failed to suspend a trooper for his use of a stun gun months before he fired a Taser at a teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle and died,
By CURT ANDERSON, AP Legal Affairs Writer ORLANDO, Fla. (AP)12/27 — The shooter rapidly fires through the front doors of an elementary school with an assault rifle and blasts his way down the hallway.
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 12/26 — Earlier this month, with homicides at a near-record high in Ohio’s capital and biggest city,
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) 12/27 — Authorities say two people followed a man they intended to rob from a casino to a police station nearly 20 miles (32 kilometers) away.Read more »
By MICHAEL CATALINI, Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) 12/25 — The handgun that Shaneen Allen was carrying when she was pulled over on a New Jersey highway could have sent her to prison for years if not for a pardon from Republican Gov.