PHOENIX (AP) 02/28 — Two shoplifting suspects running from police scaled a fence to get away from officers and landed in a secure parking lot of a police station — and in custody.
By SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/28 — President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on his attorney general Wednesday, describing as “disgraceful” his handling of Republican complaints that the FBI abused its surveillance power during the early stages of the Russia probe.
NEW YORK (AP) 02/28 — Dick’s Sporting Goods, a major U.S. retailer, will immediately halt sales of assault-style rifles and high-capacity magazines at all of its stores and ban the sale of all guns to anyone under 21.Read more »
DUMONT, N.J. (AP) 02/27 — A New Jersey high school student was taken into custody after a reported social media threat that prompted a lockdown and a SWAT team response.Read more »
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) 02/26 — Police say a Massachusetts high school student has been arrested for threatening to kill school resource officers, then return with an AR-15 assault rifle and shoot up the school.
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) 02/26 — A Massachusetts man charged with fatally stabbing a woman studying to become a doctor in a public library has a severe mental illness,Read more »
HOUSTON (AP) 02/25 — A prisoner on Texas death row for the dragging death of a man nearly two decades ago in East Texas has lost a federal court appeal,Read more »
WASHINGTON (AP) 02/26 — The Supreme Court is rejecting the Trump administration’s highly unusual bid to get the justices to intervene in the controversy over protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants.Read more »
By ROB GILLIES, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 02/26 — One was homeless, smoked crack cocaine and worked as a prostitute. Another was from a conservative Muslim family and hid the fact that he was gay from his family.
By The Associated Press 02/25 – The head of the Broward County Sheriff’s Office defended his leadership while insisting that only one of his deputies was on the scene of a shooting at a Florida high school that resulted in 17 deaths.
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/25 — Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked its full release, the House Intelligence Committee published a blacked out version of a classified Democratic memo aiming to counter a GOP narrative that the FBI and Justice Department conspired against Trump as they investigated his ties to Russia.
By KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/23 — An advocacy group for police officers assigned to secure the nation’s schools has a simple message about arming teachers: Don’t do it.
By BRENDAN FARRINGTON, GARY FINEOUT and TERRY SPENCER , Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 02/23— The armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people never went inside to engage the gunman and has been placed under investigation,
WASHINGTON (AP) 02/23 — President Donald Trump says the armed officer who didn’t stop the gunman who carried out last week’s Florida massacre was either a “coward”Read more »
By GARY FINEOUT, JENNIFER KAY and JOSH REPLOGLE , Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 02/23 — The Florida high school where a former student shot and killed 17 people with an assault-type rifle is reopening for teachers Friday as the community grappled with word that the armed officer on campus did nothing to stop the shooter.
By JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 02/21 — Police who find suspected drugs during a traffic stop or an arrest usually pause to perform a simple task: They place some of the material in a vial filled with liquid.
By MIKE CORDER, Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) 02/22 — Dutch prosecutors on Thursday rejected calls to open a criminal investigation into four major tobacco companies on charges including attempted murder or manslaughter,
LONDON (AP) 02/21 — Britain’s Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that police can be held liable for failing to bring serious criminals to justice — a judgment that could open U.K.Read more »
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 02/22 — The Latest on the deadly Florida school shooting (all times local): 7:35 a.m.
For almost a half-hour after a school shooter dropped his assault-style rifle and escaped Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School,
By CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press 02/22 – In the aftermath of yet another mass school shooting, President Donald Trump says that if one of the victims,