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.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) 02/19 — Police say a gun-wielding Ohio pastor and two family members have robbed a Sunday school teacher at their church.
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By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/13 — Baltimore’s latest police corruption saga could be tough to sell as a TV crime drama, short on heroes and too extreme to attract loyal viewers.
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/09 — Jurors started deliberating Thursday in a case involving one of the worst U.S. police corruption scandals in recent memory after hearing nearly three weeks of testimony from drug dealers,
By SAMUEL PETREQUIN, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 01/30 — The Louvre Museum is putting 31 paintings on permanent display in an effort to find the rightful owners of those and other works of art looted by Nazis during World War II.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) 01/25 — Police in southern New Mexico say an armed robbery suspect’s apparent inability to drive a vehicle with a standard transmission helped lead to his arrest.Read more »
CHRISTOPHER WEBER, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 01/23 — A Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally used his job as an Uber driver to target intoxicated young women and was charged Monday with raping,
BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) 01/19 — A 17-year-old Vermont girl is facing bank robbery charges after her mother called police after spotting her daughter’s picture on social media.Read more »
By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 01/19 — The lanky, bespectacled man walked into a bank in a strip mall on Tucson’s northern edge with a gun,
By ANGELA CHARLTON, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 01/11 — Paris police have recovered some jewels stolen from the Ritz Hotel in a dramatic heist, but are still searching Thursday for two thieves and the rest of the missing luxury merchandise.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) 12/27 — Authorities say two people followed a man they intended to rob from a casino to a police station nearly 20 miles (32 kilometers) away.Read more »
By WILLIAM J. KOLE, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) 12/26 — A hot tip could still earn you a cool $10 million from a Boston museum desperate to recover a trove of missing masterpieces.
By JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 12/19 — After maintaining his innocence for more than a quarter of a century, Reginald Clemons admitted Monday that he took part in the rape and killing of two sisters who were pushed from an abandoned St.
By MICHAEL TARM, AP Legal Affairs Writer CHICAGO (AP) 12/14 — The question of whether federal agents display racial bias by staging phony drug stash-house stings overwhelmingly in black neighborhoods is the focus of hearings beginning Thursday in Chicago and could determine whether agencies curtail or even abandon their use nationwide.
By ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) 12/02 — A Mexican man who was deported from the United States twenty times was sentenced Friday in Oregon to 35 years in prison after pleading guilty to sodomy,
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) 10/28 — A South Carolina man remains behind bars after being shot four times in his buttocks while police say he was trying to rob a woman in her home.
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 10/01 — Former football legend O.J. Simpson became a free man Sunday after serving nine years for a botched hotel room heist that brought the conviction and prison time he avoided after his 1995 acquittal in the killings of his ex-wife and her friend.Read more »
By SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 09/26 — Violent crime in America rose in 2016 for the second straight year, driven by a spike in killings in some major cities,
By PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 09/16 — Federal immigration agents were tracking a teenager who was facing deportation when he fatally shot a popular community volunteer during a robbery in San Francisco,Read more »
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 09/14 — A Texan blamed for more than a dozen jewelry store robberies or attempted holdups must serve 77 years in federal prison and repay nearly $1.6 million.Read more »