PARIS (AP) 07/06 — France’s western city of Nantes has seen a third night of tensions, with dozens of cars being torched to protest a fatal police shooting of a driver who was apparently trying to avoid an identity check.No clashes,Read more »
By MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) 07/06 — The execution of Japanese doomsday cult leader Shoko Asahara leaves unanswered questions about Aum Shinrikyo, which carried out the 1995 sarin gas attack on the Tokyo subway that killed 13 people and sickened 6,000.
By MATT DUNHAM and JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press AMESBURY, England (AP) 07/04 — For the second time in four months, two people lie critically ill in England’s Salisbury District Hospital after being exposed to a military-grade nerve agent developed in the Soviet Union,
By BRIAN WITTE, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) 06/29 — First-degree murder charges were filed Friday against a man with a grudge against Maryland’s capital newspaper after police said he shot his way into the newsroom,
By MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) 06/26 — Police said a knife-wielding man slashed and killed an officer in a neighborhood police station in northern Japan on Tuesday,
HOUSTON (AP) 06/21 — A Houston-area school district police officer who was wounded during a campus shooting that killed 10 people has been discharged from a hospital.Read more »
By MIKE CATALINI and RON TODT, TRENTON, N.J. (AP) 06/17 — Gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety,
TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) 06/18 — A gunman injured a teen and shot a man in a pair of carjacking attempts Sunday, before being killed by a bystander outside a Washington state Walmart store.Read more »
By MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 06/12 — After a standoff of more than 21 hours, officers entered an apartment where a felon with a gun had barricaded himself with four children and found them all dead,
CENTERVILLE, Ga. (AP) 06/08 — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating the death of a woman who was recorded wrapping a seatbelt around her neck multiple times while being transported in handcuffs in the back of a patrol car.Read more »
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 06/08 — The Latest on developments related to the school shooting that killed 17 people in Parkland, Florida (all times local): 6:40 a.m.Read more »
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 06/06 — The Latest on developments related to the school shooting that killed 17 people in Parkland, Florida (all times local): 8:30 a.m.Read more »
MIAMI (AP) 06/05 — The former sheriff’s deputy who’s been called a coward for his actions during a mass shooting at a Florida high school says he’s haunted by what happened.Read more »
HOLLY HILLS, Fla. (AP) 05/30 — Police have identified a masked man who was fatally shot by Florida pizza store worker he attacked with a wooden pole.Holly Hill Police Chief Steve Aldrich said Tuesday that 53-year-old Jesse L.Read more »
By JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 05/30 — A Tennessee sheriff’s deputy was fatally shot during a traffic stop early Wednesday and police were offering a $7,500 reward to help them find the suspect,
By TERRY SPENCER and CURT ANDERSON, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 05/30 — In chilling cellphone videos released Wednesday, the suspect in a February massacre at a Florida high school announced his intention to become the next school shooter,
CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) 05/26 — A man who was set on fire by an officer’s stun gun after a police chase has settled his excessive-force lawsuit against police in Virginia for $6.5 million.Chesterfield County police officers had pulled the man from his wrecked car in November 2015 when the sound of sirens startled him.Read more »
By DENISE LAVOIE, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) 05/26 — More than 200 people turned out for a community meeting Saturday to protest the death of a young black man who was fatally shot by a Virginia police officer after he ran naked onto an interstate highway.
By RICK CALLAHAN, Associated Press NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) 05/26 — The Indiana science teacher and former college football player who tackled an armed student inside his classroom is being praised for quickly stopping the shooting despite being shot several times.
By GILLIAN FLACCUS and STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 05/26 — A driver rammed into three women walking on a sidewalk Friday in downtown Portland,