By JIM VERTUNO, Associated Press ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) 03/21 — The suspect in a series of bombing attacks in Austin blew himself up early Wednesday as authorities closed in,
By JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 03/19 — The man accused of fatally shooting a woman and wounding six people at a Tennessee church in September faces a 43-count indictment,
By PAUL J. WEBER and WILL WEISSERT, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 03/20 — A package bomb that authorities believe is linked to the recent string of Austin bombings exploded early Tuesday inside of a FedEx distribution center near San Antonio,
By CURT ANDERSON , Associated Press MIAMI (AP) 03/19 — Documents show some officials were so concerned about the mental stability of the student accused of last month’s Florida high school rampage that they decided he should be forcibly committed.
By TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 03/15 — Security video shows a Florida sheriff’s deputy going toward the high school building while a gunman massacred 17 students and staff members,
By ALLEN G. BREED and SHARON COHEN, AP National Writers CHICAGO (AP) 03/15 — It was 1934. Mobsters armed with fully automatic “Tommy guns” had left a trail of bloodstained sidewalks and pockmarked walls across the country,
By REBECCA BOONE, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) 03/ 15 — Glenn Cox went before the parole board with a plan and a bandage on his forehead.
By JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 03/14 — A former member of a black radical group who was convicted in the 1971 killings of two police officers has been granted parole after 44 years behind bars for a crime that crystalized an era when militant groups declared war on authorities.
By KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 03/14 — A lawyer for a Georgia inmate known as the “stocking strangler” says newly discovered evidence proves his client’s innocence,
By TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 03/14 — Opening statements at her federal trial Wednesday outlined contrasting portraits of the widow of the man who shot and killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Florida.
By WILL WEISSERT and PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 03/ 13 — Three package bombs left on doorsteps in suburban neighborhoods have exploded in less than two weeks in Texas’
By DAVID PORTER, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) 03/06 — A man who said he was on a “jihad” to avenge U.S. policy in the Middle East made a surprise guilty plea Tuesday to killing a college student in New Jersey and confessed to killing three other people in Washington state in a crime binge that took investigators weeks to connect.
By TERRY SPENCER and LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 03/10 — As deputies began responding to last month’s deadly Florida school shooting,
By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and JANIE HAR, Associated Press YOUNTVILLE, Calif. (AP) 03/10 — Three women who devoted their lives to helping traumatized veterans were killed by a patient who had been kicked out of their Northern California treatment program,
By BRENDAN FARRINGTON and GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 03/09 — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is expected Friday to meet with families of the 17 people who were killed in a school shooting,
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 03/08 — The Latest on a shooting at a Florida high school (all times local): 7:15 p.m.
The FBI has detailed to Congress a series of mistakes and missed opportunities to intervene before a gunman killed 17 people at a Florida high school last month.
By CURT ANDERSON, BRENDAN FARRINGTON and JOSH REPLOGLE, Associated Press 03/07 – FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz was formally charged Wednesday with 17 counts of first-degree murder,
By JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) 03/07 — One of two brothers who admitted stalking, raping and killing young women during a string of eight murders in the 1980s is close to walking out of prison.
By DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) 03/03 — Before Jesse Matthew killed 18-year-old University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities say he left a trail of DNA evidence linking him to a 2005 rape and the 2009 slaying of another female student.
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.