By ED WHITE, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) 03/04 — David Gavitt spent 26 years in prison for the deaths of his wife and two daughters before a prosecutor agreed that the evidence behind his arson conviction was no longer credible.
By AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 0/17 — After Tnuza Jamal Hassan was stopped from flying to Afghanistan last September, she allegedly told FBI agents that she wanted to join al-Qaida and marry a fighter,
COHOES, N.Y. (AP) 12/01 — An inferno that destroyed or damaged nearly two dozen buildings in a city in upstate New York was sparked by an amateur bladesmith who apparently was trying to imitate something he saw on TV,Read more »
SHONAL GANGULY and NIRMALA GEORGE, Associated Press PANCHKULA, India (AP) 08/25 — Mobs rampaged across a north Indian town, leaving 12 people dead and buildings in flames,
DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press CHESHIRE, Conn. (AP) 07/17 — It’s a day seared into the memories of all involved: The July 23, 2007, home invasion in which two paroled burglars broke into a Cheshire,
DAVID RISING, Associated Press HAMBURG, Germany (AP) 07/08 — Anti-globalization activists rioted violently for a second night as Hamburg hosted Group of 20 leaders, setting up street barricades,
WASHINGTON (AP) 04/29 — A Florida man has pleaded guilty to charges of felony rioting and assault on a police officer for participating in Inauguration Day rioting in Washington.
KATE BRUMBACK and BILL BARROW, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 04/02 — The man accused of starting the raging fire that destroyed part of Interstate 85 north of downtown Atlanta was talking about smoking crack just before the blaze began,
BILL BARROW and KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 04/01 — Three people have been arrested in connection with the raging fire that collapsed a portion of Interstate 85 a few miles north of downtown Atlanta,
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,
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) 02/21— Swedish police on Tuesday were investigating a riot that broke out overnight in a predominantly immigrant suburb in Stockholm after officers arrested a suspect on drug charges.
LOS ANGELES (AP) 02/05 — Police have arrested several people for a 1993 apartment building fire that killed 10 people, including seven children, it was announced Saturday.
EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS, Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) 12/22 — The Mississippi fire marshal says investigators don’t see politics as the motivation for the burning of an African-American church that was also spray-painted with the words “Vote Trump”
JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 12/08 — Authorities on Wednesday charged two juveniles in an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 2,400 buildings in an iconic tourism spot at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains.
https://www.apnews.com/13c4f6adb31a4a4994ec3fea701085a2/Syrian-suspected-of-terror-for-arson-attack-in-SwedenSTOCKHOLM (AP) 12/06 — Swedish prosecutors have arrested a Syrian man on suspicion of terrorism for an arson attack against a Muslim group two months ago.
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) 11/17 — A Massachusetts man who authorities say attempted to use Cheetos to accelerate a fire at his ex-girlfriend’s home while she was inside has been convicted of malicious destruction of property.
JEFF MARTIN and REBECCA REYNOLDS YONKER, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 11/12 — A wannabe weatherman was jailed for arson after admitting he started a wildfire to draw attention to his selfie videos on Facebook,