WICHITA, Kan. (AP) 09/17 — A man with a history of drug convictions fatally shot a Kansas sheriff’s deputy as the deputy tried to handcuff the man on suspicion of vehicle theft,
By PAUL ELIAS, SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 09/19 — A Northern California jury on Tuesday found guilty a career criminal thought to be the “Gypsy Hill Killer”
AMES, Iowa (AP) 09/18 — The Latest on the killing of a champion golfer from Spain whose body was found on a golf course in central Iowa (all times local): 11:45 a.m.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) 09/13 — A gunman went on a rampage in Kern County, California, killing his wife and four other people before shooting himself to death,
JOHANNESBURG (AP) 09/11 — South Africa’s already high murder rate has increased by about 7 percent, prompting the police minister to compare the situation to a “war zone.”
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 09/05 — The extensive criminal and drug abuse history of Parkland school suspect Nikolas Cruz’s biological mother could be a key factor in whether he is sentenced to die for the massacre that killed 17 people,
By ANGIE WANG and JOHN SEEWER, CINCINNATI (AP) 09/07 — The shooter who killed three people in the lobby of a downtown Cincinnati office high-rise could have killed many more if his gun hadn’t jammed during the four-minute rampage,
AMSTERDAM (AP) 09/01 — The Latest on stabbings at a train station in Amsterdam (all times local): 6:40 p.m. Authorities in Amsterdam say a 19-year-old Afghan citizen who was shot and detained after a double stabbing at the city’s main railway station had a “terrorist motive.”
By MICHAEL BIESECKER and DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 08/28— The suspect in a deadly shooting at a Florida video game tournament had previously been hospitalized for mental illness,
By TAMARA LUSH and RUSS BYNUM , Associated Press JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) 08/27 — A champion gamer’s decision to open fire Sunday afternoon during a video competition — killing two people and wounding nine others before killing himself — has prompted calls from gamers for more security at esports tournaments.
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 08/24— A jury on Thursday found a second suspect guilty of first-degree murder in the killing of a 15-year-old high school honor student whose death in 2013 became a symbol of Chicago’s random gun violence.
By MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) 08/24 — A U.S. judge ordered a convicted killer from Montana’s Crow Indian Reservation released from prison on Thursday after part of his conviction was overturned for not meeting the definition of a violent crime.
HONG KONG (AP) 08/24 — An anesthesiologist is on trial in Hong Kong charged with killing his wife and daughter by placing a leaking yoga ball filled with carbon monoxide in their car.
By MARY ESCH, Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) 08/23 — John Lennon’s killer has been denied parole for a 10th time and will remain behind bars for at least two more years.
By RYAN J. FOLEY, Associated Press BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) 08/23 — The Iowa college student who was allegedly abducted by a stranger while running last month in a small Iowa town was killed by “multiple sharp force injuries,”
By RYAN FOLEY, Associated Press BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) 08/23 — A Mexican man charged with killing an Iowa college student worked on a dairy farm for years under a false name just a few miles from where the young woman was allegedly abducted while running last month,
By RYAN FOLEY, Associated Press MONTEZUMA, Iowa (AP) 08/22 — The disappearance of a well-liked college student from America’s heartland had touched many people since she vanished one month ago while out for a run.
By RYAN FOLEY , Associated Press MONTEZUMA, Iowa (AP) 08/21 — Authorities said on Tuesday that they have charged a man living in the U.S.
By KATHLEEN FOODY and JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) 08/17 — Shanann Watts’ Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life — of a woman dedicated to her husband and their two young children.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) 08/16 — Funeral services will be held Friday in West Valley City for a municipal code enforcement officer fatally shot while on the job in the Salt Lake City suburb.